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    The real (but small) danger of a US-Russia war over Syria
    Apr11

    The real (but small) danger of a US-Russia war over Syria

    “I suspect neither side wants a direct confrontation, but when things go flash-bang, there are always surprises and unintended consequences.” If President Donald Trump decides to strike Syria, he might incur some unintended consequences — like increasing the risk of getting into a shooting war with Russia. On Tuesday night, Russia’s...

    Heroic Roma restore Italian pride after World Cup despair
    Apr11

    Heroic Roma restore Italian pride after World Cup despair

    Italy has spent five months grieving over the failure of the national team to take their customary place at the World Cup, but Roma have restored some pride with a heroic victory over Barcelona in the Champions League.The Azzurri, four-time world champions, are not going to Russia, but after Roma won 3-0, to over-turn a 4-1 quarter-final deficit...

    Clock is ticking but Klopp keeps dreams in check
    Apr11

    Clock is ticking but Klopp keeps dreams in check

    Jurgen Klopp admits the clock is ticking on his target of winning a trophy within the first four years of his Liverpool tenure but after eliminating Manchester City he says he dare not dream that it will be the Champions League.The 50-year-old German refuses to contemplate a sixth European crown for the historic club even after they beat the...

    eNCA | Ukraine rejects Russian gas transit offer
    Apr11

    eNCA | Ukraine rejects Russian gas transit offer

    Ukraine has bitterly opposed the project because it fears it will undermine its traditional role as the main transit country for Russian gas exports to Europe. …read more Source:...

    Mueller Investigates $150K Donation to Trump From Ukrainian Who Gave Clintons $13 Million
    Apr11

    Mueller Investigates $150K Donation to Trump From Ukrainian Who Gave Clintons $13 Million

    Special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating a $150,000 donation from a Ukrainian businessman to President Donald Trump’s charity in 2015, according to a new report. The donation from steel magnate Victor Pinchuk pales in comparison to contributions he gave to the charity set up by Bill and Hillary Clinton. The billionaire has...

    Neither Washington nor Moscow: 5 reasons progressives must be wary of playing Putin’s game
    Apr11

    Neither Washington nor Moscow: 5 reasons progressives must be wary of playing Putin’s game

    Imagine a far-right government came to power in the UK and immediately set upon arresting or killing anyone that opposed it. The UK immediately moves to bolster its ideological friends across the continent, ordering City banks to grant financing to people like the French far-right leader Marine Le Pen. As part of this nationalist fervour, the UK...

    News24.com | Fighting fake news on the front line
    Apr11

    News24.com | Fighting fake news on the front line

    Olga Yurkova, a Ukrainian journalist, has spent years fighting fake news on the front line. …read more Source:...

    Azerbaijan’s presidential election held in line with democratic principles: observers from Ukraine
    Apr11

    Azerbaijan’s presidential election held in line with democratic principles: observers from Ukraine

    Presidential election in Azerbaijan was held in line with democratic principles and in full compliance with the current legislative procedures, Maksim Kuryachiy, head of the observation mission from the Parliament of Ukraine, said April 11 at a press conference in Baku. …read more Source:...

    In Kiev, borscht, Maidan and a side trip to Chernobyl
    Apr11

    In Kiev, borscht, Maidan and a side trip to Chernobyl

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s capital city, Kiev, has remained a vibrant, engaging place to visit despite years of political upheaval and economic turmoil.For travelers, its food and culture rival the best of Europe at a fraction… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Glavin: How the West continues to fail the people of Syria
    Apr11

    Glavin: How the West continues to fail the people of Syria

    “An individual, a group, a party, or a class that ‘objectively’ picks its nose while it watches men drunk with blood massacring defenceless people is condemned by history to rot and become worm-eaten while it is still alive.” When the young war correspondent Lev Davidovich Bronstein wrote those words in 1912, the individual he had in mind...