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    Trump’s UN speech was bad, but let’s not lose our heads
    Sep20

    Trump’s UN speech was bad, but let’s not lose our heads

    Contrary to all those breathless commentators on cable news, President Donald Trump’s maiden speech to the United Nations was not a rallying cry for war akin to President George W. Bush’s 2002 U.N. address that hyped the Iraqi threat and was followed several months later by the U.S. invasion of Iraq. That was also the speech in which...

    Russian court delays Siemens’ Crimea turbines lawsuit

    Siemens lodged the suit against Technopromexport, a subsidiary of state conglomerate Rostec, in July after it emerged that four power turbines it sent to a power plant in Russia ended up in the Crimea region, annexed by the Kremlin from Ukraine in 2014. …read more Source: World...

    In Ukraine, Fears of ‘Technological Terrorism’ Cause Free Expression to Decline
    Sep19

    In Ukraine, Fears of ‘Technological Terrorism’ Cause Free Expression to Decline

    Open air exhibition of posters of different kinds of soldiers from Ukrainian history next to landmark St. Andrew Church in Kiev. Photo by Filip Stojanovski, CC BY. Olga Kyryliuk, PhD, is an expert in International Law, and co-founder of the Ukrainian NGO Digital Defenders Partners – DDP (Партнери цифрового правозахисту in Ukrainian), focused on...

    Ukrainian Security Officers Confront, Injure RFE/RL Journalists
    Sep19

    Ukrainian Security Officers Confront, Injure RFE/RL Journalists

    The security service of the Ukrainian president used force to prevent two RFE/RL journalists from filming in a public place on September 15, pushing a cameraman to the ground and leaving him with a concussion and other injuries. The chief of the State Security Department later issued an apology and opened an investigation. (RFE/RL’s...

    Powerful wind   storm kills eight   in Romania
    Sep19

    Powerful wind storm kills eight in Romania

    Bucharest: A storm packing powerful winds ripped off roofs and toppled trees in Romania on Sunday night, killing eight people and injuring dozens more, authorities and witnesses said on Monday. With gusts that reached nearly 100 kilometres an hour, the storm pounded the area around the western city of Timisoara before heading north toward...

    ‘Rapid Trident’ Military Drills Continue In Ukraine
    Sep18

    ‘Rapid Trident’ Military Drills Continue In Ukraine

    U.S.-led military drills continue near the western Ukrainian city of Yavoriv. More than 1,800 troops from 14 countries are taking part in the Rapid Trident exercises, held each year since 1996. The two weeks of war games, which run until September 23, are designed to test and build Ukraine’s interoperability with NATO allies and partners....

    ‘Rapid Trident’ Military Drills Continue In Ukraine
    Sep18

    ‘Rapid Trident’ Military Drills Continue In Ukraine

    U.S.-led military drills continue near the western Ukrainian city of Yavoriv. More than 1,800 troops from 14 countries are taking part in the Rapid Trident exercises, held each year since 1996. The two weeks of war games, which run until September 23, are designed to test and build Ukraine’s interoperability with NATO allies and partners....

    Greek Cypriot administration sells EU citizenship to 400 super-rich Russians, Ukrainians

    Around 400 super wealthy people from Russia and Ukraine acquired EU citizenship by investing millions in the Greek-administered part of Cyprus, allowing them to earn over 4 billion euros, the Guardian…Click To Continue …read more Source: Daily...

    Iran’s Khamenei warns US against ‘wrong move’ on nuclear deal
    Sep18

    Iran’s Khamenei warns US against ‘wrong move’ on nuclear deal

    Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei speaks live on television after casting his ballot in the Iranian presidential election in Tehran, June 12, 2009. REUTERS/Caren Firouz/Files DUBAI: Iran will not be bullied by the United States and will react strongly to any “wrong move” by Washington on Tehran’s nuclear deal, Supreme...

    In the Ukrainian city of Uman, businesses and mobsters follow Jewish pilgrims
    Sep18

    In the Ukrainian city of Uman, businesses and mobsters follow Jewish pilgrims

    What began as a trickle of observant Jews has grown in recent years and diversified to include many secular tourists The post In the Ukrainian city of Uman, businesses and mobsters follow Jewish pilgrims appeared first on The Times of Israel. …read more Source: The Times of...