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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Big question: What is Putin’s aim in Aleppo?
    Nov03

    Big question: What is Putin’s aim in Aleppo?

    Aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov—one of several Russian war ships thought to be part of a coming bombardment on Aleppo ©Gareth Fuller/PA Wire/PA Images Earlier this week, news of a planned “full scale” assault on Aleppo, Syria’s second city, surfaced. An intelligence source told The Times that they expect a “crescendo of air attacks on...

    Battleground ’16: How the Hell Did We Get Here?
    Nov03

    Battleground ’16: How the Hell Did We Get Here?

    From Syria hawks’ revenge to nervous world markets to what’s next for Ukraine, how 2016 has upended foreign policy politics. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ukraine’s leader speaks to ‘fake’ Kyrgyz president
    Nov03

    Ukraine’s leader speaks to ‘fake’ Kyrgyz president

    Ukrainian president spoke to what he thought was his Kyrgyz counterpart by phone this week – only to discover that the person on the other end was someone else entirely. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Get Ready, Russia: The U.S. Marines Might Be Going to Norway to Stay
    Nov03

    Get Ready, Russia: The U.S. Marines Might Be Going to Norway to Stay

    Kevin Knodell Security, Europe Proposal follows years of strong military ties between Washington and Oslo. Dozens of U.S. Marines may soon be getting a new home in Norway. If the two countries finalize the deal, the deployments would follow years of strong military ties between Washington and Oslo. As of October 2016, the Norwegian parliament was...

    A Conversation with Moshe Yaalon
    Nov03

    A Conversation with Moshe Yaalon

    Adam Garfinkle: Thank you for sitting down with me today. Let me start, please, with some military matters.It has seemed to me for a while now that if the fighting ever stops in Syria—and all wars end sometime—that Hizballah will end up as a result of what it has experienced as weaker in some ways, for example within Lebanese politics, but maybe...

    Kilichoushinda ulimwengu Rwanda kinajirudia Syria?
    Nov03

    Kilichoushinda ulimwengu Rwanda kinajirudia Syria?

    Mapigano Syria yanahusisha pande zenye malengo tofauti zikisaidiwa na mataifa makubwa yenye masilahi tofauti MAUAJI ya kutisha nchini Rwanda mwanzoni mwa miaka ya 1990, ni moja ya majinamizi mabaya zaidi yanayoendelea kuusumbua Umoja wa Mataifa (UN) na Magharibi hadi leo hii na haijulikani bado lini taswira hii mbaya itafutika. Aliyekuwa Rais wa...

    Jewish actress Mila Kunis calls out Hollywood sexism
    Nov03

    Jewish actress Mila Kunis calls out Hollywood sexism

    The Ukrainian-born Jewish actress explained that after being rejected, insulted, paid less, and diminished based on her gender, she decided to found her own production company. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    The UN’s Dangerous Infirmity
    Nov03

    The UN’s Dangerous Infirmity

    With the election of a new UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, a fresh administration will shortly be taking power at Turtle Bay — only to face a familiar problem which the global organization has never resolved, even after the Cold War: namely, how to stop the unlawful infringements on the UN Charter by the three most powerful...

    Questions linger about Trump’s relationship with Russia
    Nov03

    Questions linger about Trump’s relationship with Russia

    Donald Trump attends a campaign rally, Monday, Oct. 31, 2016, in Warren, Mich. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci) WASHINGTON — The questions have been a recurring undercurrent throughout the presidential campaign: What is Donald Trump’s relationship with Russia? Why does he keep praising its president, Vladimir Putin? Is Russia meddling in the U.S....

    IMF arrives in Ukraine with tough demand for new loan (AFP)
    Nov03

    IMF arrives in Ukraine with tough demand for new loan (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – An International Monetary Fund team arrives in Kiev on Thursday to check on cash-strapped Ukraine’s books and set out a series of tough conditions for the disbursement of further loans. …read more Source: The West...