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    NATO Seeks Troops to Deter Russia on Eastern Flank
    Oct26

    NATO Seeks Troops to Deter Russia on Eastern Flank

    NATO will press allies on Wednesday to contribute to its biggest military build-up on Russia’s borders since the Cold War as the alliance prepares for a protracted quarrel with Moscow. With Russia’s aircraft carrier heading to Syria, alliance defense ministers aim to make good on a July promise by NATO leaders to send forces to the...

    Counterfeit Alcohol Leaves More Than 50 Dead In Ukraine
    Oct26

    Counterfeit Alcohol Leaves More Than 50 Dead In Ukraine

    At least fifty-three people died and more than 30 were hospitalized in string of alcohol poisoning cases across Ukraine since late September. Authorities arrested a man suspected of producing bootleg alcohol in his home, but they have not yet managed to pull all of the dangerous liquor from the market. (RFE/RL’s Current Time TV, Olga...

    Russia: the uninvited guest in US election
    Oct26

    Russia: the uninvited guest in US election

    Moscow’s arrival on the US election scene first drew attention in late 2015 following Russia’s annexation of Crimea from Ukraine. …read more Source: Daily...

    NATO seeks troops to deter Russia on eastern flank
    Oct26

    NATO seeks troops to deter Russia on eastern flank

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg speaks during a news conference at the Alliance headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, October 25, 2016. REUTERS BRUSSELS: NATO will press allies on Wednesday to contribute to its biggest military build-up on Russia’s borders since the Cold War as the alliance prepares for a protracted quarrel with...

    Obama to Travel to Greece, Germany, Peru after Election Day
    Oct26

    Obama to Travel to Greece, Germany, Peru after Election Day

    President Barack Obama will travel to Europe and Latin America the week after the presidential election. It’s expected to be his last major foreign trip before he leaves office in January. The White House says Obama will arrive in Greece on Nov. 15 to meet with President Procopis Pavlopoulos and Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras. Obama plans to...

    Russian Military Holds Missile Exercise Near Western Border
    Oct26

    Russian Military Holds Missile Exercise Near Western Border

    MOSCOW — The Russian military has conducted drills involving state-of-the art missiles near the nation’s western border, amid tensions in relations with the West. The Defense Ministry said Thursday that the drills involved Iskander-M missiles. The war games were held at a shooting range near the city of Luga, about 100 kilometers (60 miles)...

    What the world is thinking about the U.S. election
    Oct26

    What the world is thinking about the U.S. election

    JUDY WOODRUFF: The president of the United States is often called the leader of the free world. And with just two weeks left in the campaign, it can be relatively safely said that many eyes overseas are keeping close tabs on the race for the White House. Special correspondent Malcolm Brabant has been sampling opinion on his recent travels through...

    S-RM: New talks on Ukraine bring little hope for peace
    Oct26

    S-RM: New talks on Ukraine bring little hope for peace

    Lack of political will on both sides of the negotiating table continues to undermine efforts to resolve the war in eastern Ukraine. Unless Ukraine, Russia and pro-Russian separatists can reach a compromise, rebel-held territories look set to become another “frozen conflict” zone in the former Soviet Union, writes SAIF ISLAM for S-RM. …read...

    Sukka of the Rebbe’s emissary in Ukraine
    Oct25

    Sukka of the Rebbe’s emissary in Ukraine

    Arutz Shgeva visited the special Sukka of Rabbi Shmuel Kamenetsky in Dnepropetrovsk …read more Source: Arutz...

    One Day’s Worth of Federal Spending Per Year Can Avert U.S. Military Defeat in Europe
    Oct25

    One Day’s Worth of Federal Spending Per Year Can Avert U.S. Military Defeat in Europe

    Loren B. Thompson Security, United States The United States is facing a potential military crisis in Europe, and not enough is being done to avert it. The United States is facing a potential military crisis in Europe, and not enough is being done to avert it. The problem is that a resurgent Russia is moving to reclaim lost influence along its...