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    Ukraine, separatists agree troop withdrawals in three hot spots
    Sep21

    Ukraine, separatists agree troop withdrawals in three hot spots

    Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists agreed on Wednesday to withdraw troops from three small towns on the front line in eastern Ukraine, a pilot de-escalation project that is part of the latest push to get a much-violated ceasefire to stick. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Lithuania Recalls Moscow Defense Attache Over ‘Russian Wife’
    Sep21

    Lithuania Recalls Moscow Defense Attache Over ‘Russian Wife’

    Lithuania has recalled its military envoy to Russia after citing a “change in familial circumstances” reportedly involving a Russian wife. Lieutenant-Colonel Saulius Pikturna was promoted to the prestigious office of defense attache, at Lithuania’s Moscow embassy earlier this year, however the country’s Ministry of Defense has...

    31 more countries ratify Paris climate pact, including Argentina and Brazil
    Sep21

    31 more countries ratify Paris climate pact, including Argentina and Brazil

    NEW YORK CITY – Thirty-one more countries formally joined the Paris climate agreement on Wednesday, doubling the number of those who had previously ratified the document, and bringing it well past one of the the thresholds needed for implementation. But in order for the agreement to go into effect, the countries need to account for at least 55...

    Baltic States inspired Ukrainian people – Obama at UN  – The Baltic Times
    Sep21

    Baltic States inspired Ukrainian people – Obama at UN – The Baltic Times

    VILNIUS – United States President Barack Obama asserts that the pro-Western protest actions held in Ukraine several years ago were fueled by the…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Ukraine Reports Russia Is Practicing Its Readiness For Nuclear Conflict
    Sep21

    Ukraine Reports Russia Is Practicing Its Readiness For Nuclear Conflict

    Ukraine’s military intelligence claims Russia’s nuclear forces have begun training, simulating the conditions of a large-scale conflict. Kiev’s military intelligence posted a statement on Facebook Wednesday, reporting that Russia’s 33 Guards Rocket Army, based in the western Siberian city of Omsk, had kicked off a nuclear...

    Ukraine, rebels agree to pull back troops, weapons
    Sep21

    Ukraine, rebels agree to pull back troops, weapons

    Representatives of Ukraine and separatist rebels agreed Wednesday to pull back troops and weapons from several areas in eastern Ukraine in an attempt to shore up a fragile peace agreement. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine, rebels agree to pull back troops, weapons
    Sep21

    Ukraine, rebels agree to pull back troops, weapons

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    Ukraine, rebels agree to pull back troops, weapons
    Sep21

    Ukraine, rebels agree to pull back troops, weapons

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Representatives of Ukraine and separatist rebels agreed Wednesday to pull back troops and weapons from several areas in… …read more Source:...

    In or out? Rome mayor to reveal decision on 2024 Olympic bid
    Sep21

    In or out? Rome mayor to reveal decision on 2024 Olympic bid

    ROME (AP) — Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi, who has long opposed the city’s bid to host the 2024 Olympics, will announce her decision on the candidacy on Wednesday. Raggi was scheduled to meet with Italian Olympic Committee president Giovanni Malago and bid vice president Luca Pancalli, then hold a news conference at city hall. But 45 minutes...

    Germany and Russia begin trade talks with view to seeking peace in Ukraine
    Sep21

    Germany and Russia begin trade talks with view to seeking peace in Ukraine

    GERMAN Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel is meeting President Vladimir Putin in Moscow for trade talks. …read more Source:...