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    Canada-Russia Arctic conference set despite Syria, Ukraine differences
    Sep29

    Canada-Russia Arctic conference set despite Syria, Ukraine differences

    OTTAWA — Canada and Russia will hold a joint conference on Arctic co-operation next month in Ottawa, despite differences over Syria and Ukraine. Pam Goldsmith-Jones, parliamentary secretary to Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion, said Canada profoundly disagrees with Russia’s conduct in Ukraine and Syria. But the two countries have to...

    Celtic hold City in thriller, Atletico sink Bayern
    Sep29

    Celtic hold City in thriller, Atletico sink Bayern

    Raheem Sterling netted at both ends as Manchester City were made to fight for a 3-3 draw with Celtic in a Champions League thriller on Wednesday night, while Atletico Madrid once again did for Bayern Munich. While City’s perfect start to the season was ended in Glasgow, their Premier League rivals Arsenal eased to a 2-0 victory against...

    Ukraine marks Babi Yar massacre’s 75th anniversary
    Sep29

    Ukraine marks Babi Yar massacre’s 75th anniversary

    Ukrainians have marked the 75th anniversary of the Babi Yar massacre, one of the most infamous mass slaughters of World War II …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukrainian President: No Ukrainian has the right to forget Babi Yar
    Sep29

    Ukrainian President: No Ukrainian has the right to forget Babi Yar

    This was by far the largest commemoration of Babi Yar in Ukrainian history, and stood in sharp contrast with the country’s years under Soviet rule. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Ukrainian President: No Ukrainian has the right to forget the Babi Yar massacre
    Sep29

    Ukrainian President: No Ukrainian has the right to forget the Babi Yar massacre

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Report Confirms Russia’s Responsibility for Shooting Down MH17
    Sep29

    Report Confirms Russia’s Responsibility for Shooting Down MH17

    A team comprised of investigators from Australia, Belgium, Malaysia, the Netherlands, and Ukraine released interim findings of its criminal investigation into the shooting down of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 on July 17, 2014 which killed all 298 people on board. The Joint Investigation Team report concludes that MH17 was shot down by a BUK...

    Russia Accuses U.S. of Nurturing Aggressive Nuclear Strategy
    Sep29

    Russia Accuses U.S. of Nurturing Aggressive Nuclear Strategy

    MOSCOW — Amid the widening U.S.-Russian spat over Syria, the Russian Foreign Ministry on Thursday issued a strongly-worded statement accusing the Pentagon of nurturing an aggressive nuclear strategy threatening Russia. The ministry cast a recent speech by U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter as a veiled threat to back a hypothetical attack on...

    Russia accuses US of nurturing aggressive nuclear strategy
    Sep29

    Russia accuses US of nurturing aggressive nuclear strategy

    MOSCOW (AP) — Amid the widening U.S.-Russian spat over Syria, the Russian Foreign Ministry on Thursday issued a strongly-worded statement accusing the Pentagon of nurturing an aggressive nuclear strategy threatening Russia. The ministry cast a recent speech by U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter as a veiled threat to back a hypothetical attack on...

    Merkel, Putin Speak About Ukraine Conflict, Syria
    Sep29

    Merkel, Putin Speak About Ukraine Conflict, Syria

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to stabilize a fragile cease-fire in Ukraine and do all he can to improve what Merkel called a “catastrophic humanitarian situation” in Syria. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Will Build a Holocaust Memorial at the Babi Yar Massacre Site
    Sep29

    Ukraine Will Build a Holocaust Memorial at the Babi Yar Massacre Site

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko announced on Thursday that the country will begin planning a Holocaust Memorial at Babi Yar, a ravine in the capital city where mass slaughters took place during World War II. He made the announcement at a ceremony marking the 75th anniversary of the start of the Babi Yar Massacre, when 34,000 Jews were killed...