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    Defense minister recognizes members of Estonian special forces who served in Ukraine
    Oct04

    Defense minister recognizes members of Estonian special forces who served in Ukraine

    Late Monday night, Estonian Minister of Defence Hannes Hanso thanked and presented letters of appreciation to the instructors of the Estonian Special Operations Force (ESTSOF) who provided training to the special operations forces of Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    US-Russia relations plummet further over Syria, Ukraine
    Oct04

    US-Russia relations plummet further over Syria, Ukraine

    US-Russia relations plummet further over Syria, Ukraine …read more Source:...

    Putin Resurrects the KGB, Under New Super-Agency Called the Ministry of State Security
    Oct04

    Putin Resurrects the KGB, Under New Super-Agency Called the Ministry of State Security

    . . . MOSCOW – Soon after he was first appointed prime minister back in 1999, Vladimir Putin joked to an audience of top intelligence officers that a group of undercover spies, dispatched to infiltrate the government, was “successfully fulfilling its task.” It turns out Putin doesn’t do jokes. Over Putin’s years in power, not just the...

    Dion denounces Russian support for attacks on Syrian medical facilities
    Oct04

    Dion denounces Russian support for attacks on Syrian medical facilities

    OTTAWA — Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion has joined the United States in condemning Russia over the escalating fighting in Syria and failed efforts to end the war in that country. Dion said in a statement Monday night that Russia’s actions on the ground over the past months “call into question” its commitment to peace and...

    Ukraine warns Canada not to trust Russian co-operation over Arctic
    Oct04

    Ukraine warns Canada not to trust Russian co-operation over Arctic

    A senior Ukrainian envoy is warning a thaw in diplomatic relations between Canada and Russia will primarily benefit Vladimir Putin – a caution that came as relations abruptly deteriorated between Moscow and Washington on Monday over Syria and nuclear arsenals. Vadym Prystaiko, deputy foreign minister of Ukraine, is visiting Ottawa this week to...

    The Morning Vertical, October 4, 2016
    Oct04

    The Morning Vertical, October 4, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Syria Peace Efforts Plunge as US Suspends Talks With Russia
    Oct04

    Syria Peace Efforts Plunge as US Suspends Talks With Russia

    WASHINGTON—International efforts to end the fighting in Syria have been dealt a serious blow, with the United States suspending direct contacts with Russia on halting the war, and chilly relations are turning even frostier after Russia put a hold on a plutonium disposal deal with Washington. The two decisions, announced in their respective...

    The Daily Vertical: Others Cease, Russia Fires
    Oct04

    The Daily Vertical: Others Cease, Russia Fires

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Others Cease, Russia Fires (Transcript)
    Oct04

    The Daily Vertical: Others Cease, Russia Fires (Transcript)

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    FTSE passes 7,000 milestone as pound sinks
    Oct04

    FTSE passes 7,000 milestone as pound sinks

    Description Credits SHAUN CURRY/AFP/Getty Images Weak sterling boosts international firms and sends index soaring to 16-month high One-Minute Read Tuesday, October 4, 2016 – 10:15am See related …read more Source: The...