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    2 Years After Airliner Downed, Eastern Ukraine Remains a De Facto No-Fly Zone
    Oct01

    2 Years After Airliner Downed, Eastern Ukraine Remains a De Facto No-Fly Zone

    KYIV, Ukraine—More than two years after a Russian surface-to-air missile shot down a civilian airliner over eastern Ukraine, the embattled region remains a de facto no-fly zone for both civilian and military aircraft. On Wednesday, an international investigative team concluded there was “no doubt” the Buk missile that shot down Malaysia Airlines...

    Russia to summon Dutch ambassador over MH17 crash probe
    Oct01

    Russia to summon Dutch ambassador over MH17 crash probe

    Moscow, Oct 1 : The Russian Foreign Ministry will summoned Dutch ambassador to Moscow to explain why it is impossible to ignore the Malaysia Airlines MH17 Boeing crash data, which Russia has turned over to the Dutch side, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Friday. “In a bid to explain the additional reasons for which...

    The undeclared war on Europe’s doorstep
    Oct01

    The undeclared war on Europe’s doorstep

    As the world absorbs the findings on the downed MH17 passenger flight by Russian-backed rebels two years ago, Russia is consolidating its grip on Crimea. …read more Source: ABC...

    ‘No Monument Stands Over Babi Yar’
    Sep30

    ‘No Monument Stands Over Babi Yar’

    KIEV—The soil of Babi Yar is the color of pulverized ashes, its sooty gray and green landscape interrupted by the occasional trash heap. The sprawling park, just a few metro stops away from Kiev’s city center, was once dubbed “Kiev’s Switzerland” for its seemingly placid, plunging landscape.But Babi Yar’s history is not one of...

    Moscow Summons Dutch Ambassador Over MH17 Investigation
    Sep30

    Moscow Summons Dutch Ambassador Over MH17 Investigation

    Russia’s Foreign Ministry has summoned the Netherlands’ ambassador in Moscow over the Dutch-led international investigation which concluded that a Russian military missile fired from separatist-controlled territory in eastern Ukraine downed the MH17 civilian passenger jetliner in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe /...

    Dutch summon Russian ambassador over MH17 comments
    Sep30

    Dutch summon Russian ambassador over MH17 comments

    Members of a joint investigation team present the preliminary results of the criminal investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 -AFP photo THE HAGUE: Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders has summoned Russia’s ambassador to the Netherlands over “unacceptable” comments by Moscow criticising a report into the downing of...

    Think Russia isn’t directing rebels in Ukraine? Then read this about leaked emails
    Sep30

    Think Russia isn’t directing rebels in Ukraine? Then read this about leaked emails

    The emails from Russia were pretty straightforward: The government in Kiev was to be referred to as fascist and compared to puppet dictatorships whenever possible. News reports were to mention … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Think Russia isn’t directing rebels in Ukraine? Then read this about leaked emails
    Sep30

    Think Russia isn’t directing rebels in Ukraine? Then read this about leaked emails

    The emails from Russia were pretty straightforward: The government in Kiev was to be referred to as fascist and compared to puppet dictatorships whenever possible. News reports were to mention … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Former NATO Chief: The United States Should Be the World’s ‘Policeman’
    Sep30

    Former NATO Chief: The United States Should Be the World’s ‘Policeman’

    Anders Fogh Rasmussen was prime minister of Denmark from 2001 to 2009, and months later began serving as NATO secretary general until 2014. He is currently promoting his new book, The Will to Lead: America’s Indispensable Role in the Global Fight for Freedom. The Washington Free Beacon interviewed Mr. Rasmussen during a visit this week to...

    Russia fighting in Syria for a year, still at odds with US
    Sep30

    Russia fighting in Syria for a year, still at odds with US

    A year after Russia waded into the war in Syria to prop up beleaguered Syrian President Bashar Assad, Moscow appears no closer to one of its military goals, getting the U.S. to cooperate in the skies or on the ground in the civil war. Prospects for a diplomatic resolution seem dim. The yearlong offensive of airstrikes and ground combat in Syria,...