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    Russia Launches Military Exercises In Crimea, Abkhazia, Day After Presidential Vote
    Mar19

    Russia Launches Military Exercises In Crimea, Abkhazia, Day After Presidential Vote

    Russian armed forces have launched large-scale military exercises in southern parts of the country, including the Russian-occupied regions in Georgia and the annexed Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Cambridge Analytica bragged about using fake news, bribes, and Ukranian hookers to influence elections
    Mar19

    Cambridge Analytica bragged about using fake news, bribes, and Ukranian hookers to influence elections

    An undercover sting by Channel 4 News has revealed that executives from Cambridge Analytica boasted that they could entrap politicians with Ukrainian sex workers, offer bribes to public officials, and use former spies to dig dirt on political opponents. The report reveals CEO Alexander Nix and other Cambridge Analytica executives admitting to...

    Ukraine: Send British diplomats expelled by Russia to Kiev
    Mar19

    Ukraine: Send British diplomats expelled by Russia to Kiev

    Ukraine wants to help the U.K. push back against Russia — by bringing British diplomats expelled by the Kremlin to Kiev, where they could work on a more fruitful bilateral relationship. The U.K. last week ejected 23 Russian diplomats as punishment for Moscow’s alleged use of a nerve agent in the attempted assassination of a former spy,...

    Netanyahu congratulates Putin, refrains from criticizing Russian elections
    Mar19

    Netanyahu congratulates Putin, refrains from criticizing Russian elections

    PM hails ‘personal dialogue’ with re-elected leader, as Europe largely denounces process and inclusion of Crimea in vote …read more Source: The Times of...

    Israeli mayor refuses to deliver remarks in Poland censored under new Holocaust law
    Mar19

    Israeli mayor refuses to deliver remarks in Poland censored under new Holocaust law

    JERUSALEM (JTA) — An Israeli mayor canceled his participation in a ceremony with the mayor of the Polish town of Radomsko after the speech he was to deliver to Israeli high school students was censored by local authorities. Eli Dukorsky, mayor of the northern Israeli city of Kiryat Bialik, refused to deliver the censored speech and the ceremony...

    Report: Pilot blamed by Russia for MH17 crash commits suicide
    Mar19

    Report: Pilot blamed by Russia for MH17 crash commits suicide

    The pilot was described by Ukraine as a war hero, but Russia accused him of shooting down MH-17 …read more Source:...

    Putin rides to victory on apathy and indifference
    Mar19

    Putin rides to victory on apathy and indifference

    MOSCOW — After sweeping back into office in a landslide victory, Vladimir Putin assured voters he doesn’t intend to rule Russia for life. “What, am I going to sit here until I am 100 years old?” Putin told reporters in Moscow. “No,” came his answer. But his assurance will be of little consolation to opposition figures and those hoping to...

    Russian Forces Launch Large-Scale Artillery Drill in Crimea
    Mar19

    Russian Forces Launch Large-Scale Artillery Drill in Crimea

    The country’s armed forces have rallied 8,000 troops for the drills across 19 training ranges, including two breakaway regions in neighboring Georgia. …read more Source:...

    Fighter pilot blamed by Russia for downing Malaysian Airlines plane found dead
    Mar19

    Fighter pilot blamed by Russia for downing Malaysian Airlines plane found dead

    A Ukrainian fighter pilot blamed by the Kremlin in the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 has committed suicide, according to reports. Capt. Vladyslav Voloshyn, 29, who had claimed to be the victim of a smear campaign by Moscow, shot himself in his Mykolaiv home near the Black Sea, the BBC reported, citing local media…. …read...

    Man Utd transfer news: ins and outs on Jose Mourinho’s shopping list
    Mar19

    Man Utd transfer news: ins and outs on Jose Mourinho’s shopping list

    Description Jose Mourinho was appointed Manchester United manager in 2016 Credits Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text Jose Mourinho Manchester United transfer news There could be big changes at Old Trafford this summer following United’s Champions League exit …read more Source: The...