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    Putin and Merkel discuss Syria, Ukraine, energy by phone
    Apr09

    Putin and Merkel discuss Syria, Ukraine, energy by phone

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    The Inside Story of How Russia Almost Built a Deadly Aircraft Carrier (And Why It Never Happenned)
    Apr09

    The Inside Story of How Russia Almost Built a Deadly Aircraft Carrier (And Why It Never Happenned)

    Paul Richard Huard Security, The Ulyanovsk is a tantalizing “almost” of history. Moscow never finished the project, because it ran out of money. Construction took place at the Black Sea Shipyard in Ukraine—often called Nikolayev South Shipyard 444. It’s an old facility, dating back to the 18th century when Prince Grigory Potemkin signed...

    Nord Stream 2 a ‘political bribe’: Ukrainian President
    Apr09

    Nord Stream 2 a ‘political bribe’: Ukrainian President

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has called the planned Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline from Russia to Germany a “political bribe” through which Moscow wants to secure the loyalty of Western European countries. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Ukraine slams German-Russia gas pipeline, calls for project cancellation
    Apr09

    Ukraine slams German-Russia gas pipeline, calls for project cancellation

    The Ukrainian president says a second Russia-Germany gas pipeline has no economic justification. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Christians Celebrate Easter With ‘Holy Fire’
    Apr09

    Ukrainian Christians Celebrate Easter With ‘Holy Fire’

    Orthodox and Eastern Rite Christians in Ukraine celebrated Easter on April 7 and 8, one week later than the holiday celebrated by believers in Western churches. On the evening before Easter Sunday, a church delegation brought the Holy Fire, a flame lit at Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulchre, to the cathedral of St. Volodymyr in Kyiv....

    ‘The Bay Area is broken:’ Why local startups are hiring outside Silicon Valley
    Apr09

    ‘The Bay Area is broken:’ Why local startups are hiring outside Silicon Valley

    Silicon Valley may be the world’s tech paradise, but it’s a hiring nightmare for many local startups now forced to venture from Portland to Boise in search of talent. Enormous salary expectations — driven by the Bay Area’s soaring cost of living and competition from well-paying giants such as Google and Facebook — have made it...

    Head of Union of Armenians of Ukraine congratulates President Armen Sarkissian on assuming 
office
    Apr09

    Head of Union of Armenians of Ukraine congratulates President Armen Sarkissian on assuming office

    …read more Source: armenpress

    Fighter pilot blamed by Russia for shooting down flight MH17 found dead after devastating ‘mystery phone call’
    Apr09

    Fighter pilot blamed by Russia for shooting down flight MH17 found dead after devastating ‘mystery phone call’

    Captain Vladislav Voloshin, 29 worked as a Ukrainian warplane pilot who died from a Makarov gun shot wound after an incident at his home in Mykolayiv last month …read more Source:...

    Ukraine urges cancellation of Russia-Germany gas pipeline
    Apr09

    Ukraine urges cancellation of Russia-Germany gas pipeline

    Gazprom is behind the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline. (AFP pic) KIEV: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Monday urged Germany to abandon plans to build a controversial second pipeline to bring gas from Russia, saying it would enable a “blockade” against his country. The Nord Stream 2 project is “political bribe money for loyalty to Russia,”...

    Could the Cold War return with a vengeance?
    Apr09

    Could the Cold War return with a vengeance?

    (Credit: AP Photo/Charlie Riedel. File) Think of it as the most momentous military planning on Earth right now. Who’s even paying attention, given the eternal changing of the guard at the White House, as well as the latest in tweets, sexual revelations, and investigations of every sort? And yet it increasingly looks as if, thanks to current...