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    OSCE monitor warns of unprecedented surge in Ukraine violence
    Dec22

    OSCE monitor warns of unprecedented surge in Ukraine violence

    The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) has issued a fresh warning that a surge in violence in Ukraine’s east is pushing the conflict to levels not seen in months. …read more Source: Iran...

    DNC hackers likely used Android exploit against Ukraine, signaling Russian involvement: Report
    Dec22

    DNC hackers likely used Android exploit against Ukraine, signaling Russian involvement: Report

    A cybersecurity firm hired to investigate the Democratic National Committee breach that preceded this year’s presidential election said Thursday that the hack’s presumed perpetrators, Russia’s military intelligence agency, likely used the same malware to target Ukrainian soldiers on the battlefield during their ongoing war...

    Teva fined $519 million by US government for foreign bribes
    Dec22

    Teva fined $519 million by US government for foreign bribes

    Israeli pharmaceutical giant reaches settlement on allegations involving government officials in Russia, Mexico, Ukraine …read more Source: The Times of...

    Russia used Syria as live-fire training: US general
    Dec22

    Russia used Syria as live-fire training: US general

    The US army’s commander in Europe has accused Russia of using its military campaign in Syria as a “live-fire training opportunity”, reports BBC. Lt Gen Ben Hodges said Russia’s “disregard for civilian casualties… is not the conduct of a nation that wants to be treated like a superpower”. Russia’s defence minister said on...

    OSCE monitor warns of unprecedented surge in Ukraine violence
    Dec22

    OSCE monitor warns of unprecedented surge in Ukraine violence

    The OSCE warns that violence in Ukraine is returning to levels not seen in months. …read more Source:...

    Azerbaijani companies ready to invest in Kharkiv, ambassador
    Dec22

    Azerbaijani companies ready to invest in Kharkiv, ambassador

    “Azerbaijani companies are ready to make investments in development of Kharkiv district,” said Azerbaijani ambassador to Ukraine Azer Khudiyev as he met with head of Kharkiv regional state administration Yulia Svetlichnaya. “Presently several Azerbaijani companies are interested …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Vladimir Putin caps year of Russia-West tension: ‘We are stronger now than any potential aggressor’
    Dec22

    Vladimir Putin caps year of Russia-West tension: ‘We are stronger now than any potential aggressor’

    Tensions between Russia and the West escalated after Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014 and its involvement in the conflict in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Teva: Israeli drugmaker fined $519m in US for foreign bribes
    Dec22

    Teva: Israeli drugmaker fined $519m in US for foreign bribes

    The case included bribes by Teva Pharmaceutical Industries to a high-ranking Russian government official. Israeli generic drug giant Teva will pay $519 million to settle US charges of bribery of foreign officials to win business in Russia, Ukraine and Mexico, US officials announced Thursday.The case included bribes by Teva Pharmaceutical...

    Ukraine Prosecutor Says Former Naftogaz Officer Shot Himself To Avoid Arrest
    Dec22

    Ukraine Prosecutor Says Former Naftogaz Officer Shot Himself To Avoid Arrest

    Ukraine’s prosecutor-general says a former deputy chief of the state oil company Naftogaz fatally shot himself moments before investigators entered his home in the west-central region of Vinnytsya. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Myth of a U.S.-Russian Global Agenda
    Dec22

    The Myth of a U.S.-Russian Global Agenda

    This article is the second of three essays on U.S.-Russian relations in the transition to a new U.S. administration. The first is here.Realism takes reality as its starting point, and the reality is that U.S. policy over the past 25 years has failed to secure the transformation of Russia into a country that shares our perspective the way that...