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    The Continued Unravelling of the Middle East: A Deep Dive into History
    Dec11

    The Continued Unravelling of the Middle East: A Deep Dive into History

    Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi announcing the creation of the Islamic State, June 30, 2014 The political constellation of the Middle East has been, until recently, relatively durable for the better part of three-quarters of a century. Except for the division of the British mandate of Palestine between Israel and Palestine and the border revisions...

    Kabila supporters to face EU sanctions – sources
    Dec11

    Kabila supporters to face EU sanctions – sources

    Brussels – The EU will impose sanctions on seven supporters of Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila after a crackdown on protests against his hold on power left more than 50 people dea …read more Source: Big News...

    Kiev says 3 troops killed in eastern Ukraine clashes
    Dec11

    Kiev says 3 troops killed in eastern Ukraine clashes

    “Over the past 24 hours three Ukrainian soldiers were killed in combat,” says Ukraine’s military spokesman. …read more Source:...

    Who Killed Alexander Perepilichny?
    Dec11

    Who Killed Alexander Perepilichny?

    On November 10, 2012, Alexander Perepilichny was feeling a little under the weather. He decided to try to shake it off by taking a few laps around the gated community southwest of London where Russian émigrés like him lived in multimillion-dollar mansions alongside members of the English elite. Perepilichny jogged through a neighborhood of homes...

    Ukrainian schoolchildren learn to the echoes of shelling
    Dec11

    Ukrainian schoolchildren learn to the echoes of shelling

    MARINKA (UKRAINE) – Two long bells mean children must pack their blankets and clothing and run into a bomb shelter at this dilapidated school on the frontline of Ukraine’s smouldering war. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Ukrainian aircraft company offers to build Trump’s new Air Force One instead of mean, cruel Boeing
    Dec11

    Ukrainian aircraft company offers to build Trump’s new Air Force One instead of mean, cruel Boeing

    Do you think Trump will take them up on it? The Ukrainian producer of the world’s largest aircraft has offered to build a plane for Donald Trump after the U.S. president-elect said an order with Boeing Co for a new Air Force One should be scrapped. “@realDonaldTrump May be it is better to consider #Antonov aircraft as Air Force One?,”...

    Kane ready for a first against Mourinho’s Man United
    Dec11

    Kane ready for a first against Mourinho’s Man United

    LONDON — Harry Kane has yet to score against Manchester United in the Premier League but that could end at the sixth attempt on Sunday. Tottenham Hotspur’s England striker is not short of confidence ahead of the trip to Old Trafford, having scored twice against Swansea City in a 5-0 thrashing at White Hart Lane last weekend after agreeing a...

    Deal struck for visa-free travel  to Europe for Ukraine, Georgia
    Dec11

    Deal struck for visa-free travel to Europe for Ukraine, Georgia

    BRUSSELS – European Union member states and the European Parliament have struck a deal to end a dispute that had been holding up a decision to allow Ukrainians and Georgians visit the bloc without needing a visa. Writing on his Facebook page, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko hailed the “encouraging news from Brussels.” “This agreement is […]...

    December 13, 2014
    Dec11

    December 13, 2014

    Two years ago, on December 13, 2014, the Ukraine Freedom Support Act (S 2828/ HR 5859) was passed by unanimous consent by the U.S. Senate, thus passing both houses of Congress after the hotline vote by the U.S. House of Representatives on December 11. President Barack Obama signed the bill into law on December 18. […] …read more Source: The...

    Russia’s illegal occupation of Crimea
    Dec11

    Russia’s illegal occupation of Crimea

    The following is a guest editorial by Orest Deychakiwsky, policy advisor, U.S. Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (Helsinki Commission). The text is adapted from his opening remarks at the commission’s November 10 briefing on “Ongoing Human Rights and Security Violations in Russian-Occupied Crimea.” With Russia’s ongoing...