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    What a No First Use Policy Would Mean for Global Security
    Sep13

    What a No First Use Policy Would Mean for Global Security

    As the clock is ticking, President Barack Obama is striving to cement his legacy in the realm of nuclear weapons policy. In the past, the president has suggested his nuclear policy goal would be a “no first use” policy—a plan many experts as well as U.S. allies continue to meet with skepticism and resistance. While recent reports indicate Obama...

    Ukraine rebels announce unilateral ceasefire for midnight Wednesday
    Sep13

    Ukraine rebels announce unilateral ceasefire for midnight Wednesday

    This is the first time the rebels have offered to hold their fire since the separatist movement erupted two years ago. More than 9,500 people have been killed since the rebels launched their armed separatist movement. …read more Source:...

    Moscow Mayor Urged by 30,000 Activists to Honor Assassinated Kremlin Critic
    Sep13

    Moscow Mayor Urged by 30,000 Activists to Honor Assassinated Kremlin Critic

    Russian opposition activists have sent 30,000 signatures to the mayor of Moscow, calling on local authorities to honor late opposition leader Boris Nemtsov with a memorial plaque. Nemtsov, who was once Russia’s deputy prime minister and a fierce critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin, was shot dead in central Moscow while walking home...

    We have already started a difficult historical dialogue with Ukraine: Polish FM
    Sep13

    We have already started a difficult historical dialogue with Ukraine: Polish FM

    Poland has already started a difficult historical dialogue with Ukraine, said Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski during a two-day visit to the country. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Ukrainian rebel leader announces cease-fire
    Sep13

    Ukrainian rebel leader announces cease-fire

    Allen ConeDONETSK, Ukraine, Sept. 13 (UPI) — A Russian-backed separatist leader in eastern Ukraine announced a cease-fire starting at midnight Wednesday and urged the government to do the same. …read more Source: United Press...

    Amid more casualties, Germany sees hope for ceasefire in Ukraine
    Sep13

    Amid more casualties, Germany sees hope for ceasefire in Ukraine

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Tuesday he saw hope for a lasting ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, while Kiev announced the deaths of three soldiers killed fighting separatist rebels in the past 24 hours. …read more Source: Channel...

    Will Russia Overextend Itself?
    Sep13

    Will Russia Overextend Itself?

    This article is the second of three essays on the possible collapse of Putin’s Russia. The first is here.Assessments of the likelihood of a systemic Russian crisis often exaggerate or mischaracterize several factors. For instance, thanks to the scrupulous research and analysis of Mark Adomanis, there is no longer any informed basis for the...

    Ukraine: separatist leader announces unilateral ceasefire from Wednesday
    Sep13

    Ukraine: separatist leader announces unilateral ceasefire from Wednesday

    A separatist leader in eastern Ukraine has announced a unilateral ceasefire to start at midnight on Wednesday, according to Associated Press. …read more Source:...

    Separatist Leaders In Ukraine Announce Unilateral Cease-Fire
    Sep13

    Separatist Leaders In Ukraine Announce Unilateral Cease-Fire

    The leaders of the separatists in Ukraine’s eastern regions of Donetsk and Luhansk have announced a unilateral cease-fire starting at midnight on September 14. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Rebel Leader Announces Unilateral Truce
    Sep13

    Ukraine Rebel Leader Announces Unilateral Truce

    The separatist leader in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday announced a unilateral cease-fire starting at midnight Wednesday, which could be a major step in solving the conflict that has been raging for more than two years. The conflict between Russian-backed separatist rebels and Ukrainian government troops has killed more than 9,500 people since it...