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    The Good Place, NBC’s new comedy about how to get into heaven, takes big risks. That’s rare, and awesome.
    Sep23

    The Good Place, NBC’s new comedy about how to get into heaven, takes big risks. That’s rare, and awesome.

    The witty series unleashes a wicked Kristen Bell on Ted Danson’s heaven. “Wait, how did you sum up that show in one sentence again?” my sister asked, squinting at the TV screen. I, being a professional watcher of television and all, had The Good Place’s logline ready: “Kristen Bell accidentally ends up in heaven and...

    Putin’s bridge to Crimea
    Sep23

    Putin’s bridge to Crimea

    Russia is determined to make annexation irreversible with strait crossing …read more Source: Financial...

    International Monitors Spot Russian Insignia Brandished in East Ukraine
    Sep23

    International Monitors Spot Russian Insignia Brandished in East Ukraine

    International monitors in eastern Ukraine have reported several instances of run-ins with individuals sporting Russian flag symbols. The Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), which monitors the conflict between government and pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine, reported Thursday that its observers had been impeded on the...

    Trump wants to fire generals who disagree with him. That’ll mean firing a lot of generals.
    Sep23

    Trump wants to fire generals who disagree with him. That’ll mean firing a lot of generals.

    Donald Trump says he’ll listen to the nation’s generals about how to fight ISIS. He won’t like what they have to say. Earlier this month, Trump said that one of his first acts as president would be to give his generals “30 days to submit a plan for soundly and quickly defeating ISIS.” He seems to think the reason ISIS stands is...

    Taxify launches service in Kiev
    Sep23

    Taxify launches service in Kiev

    Estonian transportation network company (TNC) Taxify launched their taxi and ridesharing service in Kiev on Friday, which means that the mobile app is serving customers in a total of 21 cities in 14 countries. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Says Peace Process at Risk Without EU Sanctions
    Sep23

    Ukraine Says Peace Process at Risk Without EU Sanctions

    Loosening the European Union’s economic sanctions on Russia would wreck the cease-fire in eastern Ukraine, because the measures are the West’s only leverage over Moscow, Kyiv’s deputy foreign minister said on Friday. Next month, EU leaders are set to discuss the sanctions on Russia’s energy, financial and defense sectors,...

    Ukraine says peace process at risk without EU sanctions
    Sep23

    Ukraine says peace process at risk without EU sanctions

    Loosening the European Union’s economic sanctions on Russia would wreck the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, because the measures are the West’s only leverage over Moscow, Kiev’s deputy foreign minister said on Friday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine says peace process at risk without EU sanctions
    Sep23

    Ukraine says peace process at risk without EU sanctions

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Loosening the European Union’s economic sanctions on Russia would wreck the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, because the measures are the West’s only leverage over Moscow, Kiev’s deputy foreign minister said on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian politicians brawl after studio debate – video
    Sep23

    Ukrainian politicians brawl after studio debate – video

    Ukrainian MP Volodymyr Parasyuk scuffles with his rival Oleksandr Vilkul on Thursday after a studio debate on Ukraine’s 112 TV channel. Parasyuk lunges for Vilkul, a former Ukrainian deputy prime minister, in a corridor, but is held back by bodyguardsGeorgian politicians brawl on live TV – video… …read more Source: The...

    Trump and Crimea: from Russia with Love
    Sep23

    Trump and Crimea: from Russia with Love

    I do not particularly care that Donald Trump personally admires Vladimir Putin. Everyone needs a role model. However, Mr. Trump’s stunning naiveté of the crisis in Ukraine has allowed him to adopt policies that are so foreign they are almost Russian… …read more Source: The...