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    Russia deploys nuclear-capable missiles on NATO doorstep
    Oct09

    Russia deploys nuclear-capable missiles on NATO doorstep

    VILNIUS: Russia is again deploying nuclear-capable Iskander missiles into its Kaliningrad outpost that borders two NATO members, Lithuania said Saturday, warning the move was aimed at pressuring the West into making concessions over Syria and Ukraine. Poland also reacted angrily to Moscow’s move while Lithuania added that it could breach a...

    Washington, Moscow nearing ultimate conflict: Pundit
    Oct09

    Washington, Moscow nearing ultimate conflict: Pundit

    The conflicts in Syria and Ukraine are pushing the US and Russia towards a full-fledged conflict, a political commentator says. …read more Source:...

    Rabbi beaten in Ukraine airlifted to Israeli hospital
    Oct09

    Rabbi beaten in Ukraine airlifted to Israeli hospital

    (JTA) — A Chabad rabbi who was severely beaten in a train station in the western Ukrainian city of Zhitomir was airlifted to Israel by emergency medical transport. Rabbi Mendel Deitsch is in serious but stable condition at Tel Hashomer Medical Center near Tel Aviv. He has emergency surgery at a hospital in Zhitomir before being airlifted to...

    East-West tensions ‘more dangerous’ than Cold War: Germany
    Oct09

    East-West tensions ‘more dangerous’ than Cold War: Germany

    The mounting tensions between the United States and Russia have created a situation that is “more dangerous” than the Cold War, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said in an interview published Saturday. Relations between the two have nosedived since a ceasefire they agreed to in September fell apart in less than a week,...

    Ukrainian war prisoners languish in limbo on both sides
    Oct09

    Ukrainian war prisoners languish in limbo on both sides

    KIEV: Just three days after Ukrainian soldier Oleksandr Lazarenko was taken prisoner in the war in Ukraine’s east, a peace agreement was signed under which the sides agreed to an “all-for-all” prisoner exchange. A year and a half later, his wife still waits desperately for his return. The so-called Minsk Agreement on ending the war between...

    Ruling party wins Georgia vote, opposition alleges fraud
    Oct09

    Ruling party wins Georgia vote, opposition alleges fraud

    TBILISI: The ruling Georgian Dream party won Georgia’s parliamentary polls, early results showed Sunday, but accusations of vote rigging from the opposition sparked fears of political instability in the Caucasus nation. Georgia’s Western allies are watching closely to see if the strategic nation – praised as a rare example of...

    Georgia’s pro-Western parties pull ahead in national vote
    Oct09

    Georgia’s pro-Western parties pull ahead in national vote

    The governing party of Georgia is strongly in the lead in the parliamentary election, according to the National Commission. After a count of votes from about two-thirds of the country’s precincts the commission said Sunday that the Georgian Dream party, a pro-Western, reformist party, which has been in power since 2012, had tallied just...

    Ukrainian war prisoners languish in limbo on both sides
    Oct09

    Ukrainian war prisoners languish in limbo on both sides

    Just three days after Ukrainian soldier Oleksandr Lazarenko was taken prisoner in the war in Ukraine’s east, a peace agreement was signed under which the sides agreed to an “all-for-all” prisoner exchange …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukrainian war prisoners languish in limbo on both sides
    Oct09

    Ukrainian war prisoners languish in limbo on both sides

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Just three days after Ukrainian soldier Oleksandr Lazarenko was taken prisoner in the war in Ukraine’s east, a peace agreement was signed under which the sides agreed to an “all-for-all” prisoner exchange. A year… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukrainian war prisoners languish in limbo on both sides
    Oct09

    Ukrainian war prisoners languish in limbo on both sides

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Just three days after Ukrainian soldier Oleksandr Lazarenko was taken prisoner in the war in Ukraine’s east, a peace agreement was …read more Source: Taiwan...