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    ‘Tyrants across the world know now they can maintain power through mass slaughter’
    Dec21

    ‘Tyrants across the world know now they can maintain power through mass slaughter’

    Photo by Thierry Ehrmann Leila al-Shami, co-author of Burning Country, a writer who has worked with human rights movements in Syria and elsewhere in the Middle East, gave this interview to Ilya Matveev and Gabriel Levy on 29 November for OpenLeft (before the fall of Aleppo to the government forces). It sheds some light on the social and...

    Russia criticises Dutch over US tanks, Crimean treasure
    Dec21

    Russia criticises Dutch over US tanks, Crimean treasure

    Russia criticised the Netherlands on Wednesday for allowing the United States to begin stocking tanks there, and for a court ruling that ordered Crimean treasures on loan to a Dutch museum to be returned to Ukraine rather than Russia. …read more Source: Channel...

    Is Russia a Military Threat to NATO?
    Dec21

    Is Russia a Military Threat to NATO?

    Kris Osborn Security, How much of a threat does Russia pose to NATO? How much of a threat do Russia’s emerging 5th-generation stealth fighter, nuclear arsenal, high-tech air defenses, anti-satellite weapons, conventional army and submarines pose to NATO and the U.S.? Current tensions between Russia and NATO are leading many to carefully...

    Russia criticises Dutch over U.S. tanks, Crimean treasure
    Dec21

    Russia criticises Dutch over U.S. tanks, Crimean treasure

    MOSCOW (Reuters), – Russia criticised the Netherlands on Wednesday for allowing the United States to begin stocking tanks there, and for a court ruling that ordered Crimean treasures on loan to a Dutch museum to be returned to Ukraine rather than Russia. …read more Source: The...

    Russia criticizes Dutch over US tanks, Crimean treasure
    Dec21

    Russia criticizes Dutch over US tanks, Crimean treasure

    Russia criticized the Netherlands Wednesday for allowing the United States to begin stocking tanks there, and for a court ruling that ordered Crimean treasures on loan to a Dutch museum to be returned to Ukraine rather than Russia. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia criticizes Dutch over U.S. tanks, Crimean treasure
    Dec21

    Russia criticizes Dutch over U.S. tanks, Crimean treasure

    MOSCOW (Reuters), – Russia criticized the Netherlands on Wednesday for allowing the United States to begin stocking tanks there, and for a court ruling that ordered Crimean treasures on loan to a Dutch museum to be returned to Ukraine rather than Russia. …read more Source: Libya...

    Ukraine’s Antonov rolls out first AN-132D aircraft
    Dec21

    Ukraine’s Antonov rolls out first AN-132D aircraft

    Ryan MaassKIEV, Ukraine, Dec. 21 (UPI) — Antonov, a subsidiary of Ukraine’s state-owned Ukroboronprom, formally rolled out its multipurpose AN-132D military transport aircraft. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukrainian Troops Killed Amid Increased Fighting in East
    Dec21

    Ukrainian Troops Killed Amid Increased Fighting in East

    Officials say that at least two Ukrainian service members were killed in the past day and seven since Sunday amid a spike in violence in eastern Ukraine where Russian-backed separatists are fighting Ukrainian government troops. Andriy Lysenko, a spokesman for Ukraine’s defense ministry, said in a statement Wednesday that two troops had been...

    Americans Need More Answers on Russian Hacking
    Dec21

    Americans Need More Answers on Russian Hacking

    Although there is still a great deal we don’t know and must find out, the Russian hacking of the 2016 American election must now be regarded as a seminal event in the history of American democracy and a paradigmatic warning sign of the danger that all modern democracies face in the age of cyberwarfare. There is no pure analogy for what has...

    Government Troops Killed As Fighting In Eastern Ukraine Intensifies
    Dec21

    Government Troops Killed As Fighting In Eastern Ukraine Intensifies

    Ukrainian defense officials said at least seven government troops have been killed around the village of Svitlodarsk since December 18 as fighting with Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine intensified. (RFE/RL’ Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...