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    Serbia wants to annex part of Kosovo using ‘Crimea model’ – president
    Jan16

    Serbia wants to annex part of Kosovo using ‘Crimea model’ – president

    Serbia plans to seize a slice of northern Kosovo just as Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimea region in 2014, Kosovo’s president told Reuters on Monday, as the two Balkan neighbours trade accusations of wanting to ignite a new regional war. …read more Source: Channel...

    Serbia wants to annex part of Kosovo using ‘Crimea model’: president
    Jan16

    Serbia wants to annex part of Kosovo using ‘Crimea model’: president

    PRISTINA (Reuters) – Serbia plans to seize a slice of northern Kosovo just as Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimea region in 2014, Kosovo’s president told Reuters on Monday, as the two Balkan neighbors trade accusations of wanting to ignite a new regional war. …read more Source:...

    Serbia wants to annex part of Kosovo using 'Crimea model' – president
    Jan16

    Serbia wants to annex part of Kosovo using 'Crimea model' – president

    PRISTINA (Reuters) – Serbia plans to seize a slice of northern Kosovo just as Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimea region in 2014, Kosovo’s president told Reuters on Monday, as the two Balkan neighbours trade accusations of wanting to ignite a new regional war. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine Fears Putin Will ‘Step Forward’ if U.S. Pulls Back
    Jan16

    Ukraine Fears Putin Will ‘Step Forward’ if U.S. Pulls Back

    Washington has rallied around the Western-leaning Ukrainian government and Russia supported the separatists, who favor closer ties with Moscow. …read more Source:...

    Shelling in Ukraine’s conflict zone now less frequent
    Jan16

    Shelling in Ukraine’s conflict zone now less frequent

    The OSCE special representative spoke with regret about the shelling of the warmup station recently opened by the International Committee of the Red Cross in Stanitsa Luganskaya. The fact represents a violation of international humanitarian law. …read more Source:...

    Water, power supply restored in Ukraine’s Lugansk Oblast
    Jan16

    Water, power supply restored in Ukraine’s Lugansk Oblast

    The previous session of the trilateral contact group took place on 21 December. “Since then some positive events have happened in the peace process. In particular, I would like to note that water delivery of and power supply were resumed in several areas of Lugansk Oblast at the beginning of the year,” said Martin Sajdik. …read more Source:...

    300 US marines land in Norway
    Jan16

    300 US marines land in Norway

    Some 300 US Marines arrived in Norway on Monday for a rotational deployment in the Scandinavian country, to neighbouring Russia’s dismay amid rising tensions with the West. Officials played down any link between the operation and NATO concerns over Russia, but the deployment coincides with the U.S. sending several thousand troops to Poland...

    New OSCE chairperson-in-office to visit Kiev, Moscow
    Jan16

    New OSCE chairperson-in-office to visit Kiev, Moscow

    According to the source, a new OSCE chairperson-in-office was appointed on 1 January. Austrian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sebastian Kurz now holds the position. He already visited the conflict zone in Ukraine’s east in early January. He is primarily interested in humanitarian problems. …read more Source:...

    Trump Accuses CIA Director Of Leaking ‘Fake News’ About Russian Dossier
    Jan16

    Trump Accuses CIA Director Of Leaking ‘Fake News’ About Russian Dossier

    In an extraordinary escalation of tensions between the president-elect and his intelligence agencies, Donald Trump suggested in a tweet Sunday that outgoing CIA Director John Brennan may have leaked information about the existence of an unsubstantiated report that Russia allegedly has compromising information on Trump.“Was this the leaker of fake...

    Trump is preparing to give Russia exactly what it wants: unlimited cash and a broken NATO
    Jan16

    Trump is preparing to give Russia exactly what it wants: unlimited cash and a broken NATO

    Donald Trump continues to insist that the contents of the recently-revealed kompromat dossier are completely “fake.” He’s whined about networks for reporting it and about intelligence agencies for supposedly releasing it, while pointing at statements from the Kremlin as “evidence” that it’s not true. But oddly enough, while saying the...