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    Ukrainian Prosecutor Says Yanukovych’s Justice Minister Detained On ‘Coup’ Charges
    Sep16

    Ukrainian Prosecutor Says Yanukovych’s Justice Minister Detained On ‘Coup’ Charges

    Ukraine’s prosecutor-general said on September 15 that former pro-Russia President Viktor Yanukovych’s justice minister has been detained over allegations that he participated in an illegal “coup d’etat’ in 2010. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine releases Austrian ex-judo champ suspected of child sex abuse
    Sep16

    Ukraine releases Austrian ex-judo champ suspected of child sex abuse

    Austrian former Olympic judo champion Peter Seisenbacher, wanted on charges of child sex abuse, was freed by Ukrainian justice officials pending an extradition hearing, prosecutors said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The Local...

    Putin’s proposed UN Ukraine peacekeepers must have full access – Merkel
    Sep16

    Putin’s proposed UN Ukraine peacekeepers must have full access – Merkel

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Putin’s proposed UN Ukraine peacekeepers must have full access – Merkel
    Sep16

    Putin’s proposed UN Ukraine peacekeepers must have full access – Merkel

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Rapid Trident Military Exercises Under Way In Ukraine
    Sep15

    Rapid Trident Military Exercises Under Way In Ukraine

    More than 1,800 troops from 14 countries are taking part in U.S.-led military drills near the western Ukrainian city of Yavoriv. The Rapid Trident exercises, held each year since 1996, began on September 8 and run until September 23. The two-week drills are designed to test and build Ukraine’s interoperability with NATO allies and partners....

    A Hasidic dynasty began in this Romanian town. Now the Jewish community is barely surviving.
    Sep15

    A Hasidic dynasty began in this Romanian town. Now the Jewish community is barely surviving.

    Women lighting a candle in memory of Elie Wiesel at the synagogue of Ordea in northern Romania, Sept. 8, 2017. (Lulian Cazacu/Moshe Milner) SATU MARE, Romania (JTA) — The small congregation in this northern city consists of only 110 members. Yet the Satu Mare Jewish community owns an impressive 129 cemeteries and four synagogues. Among the...

    Ukraine’s New Tank Can Take On Russia’s Best—But Kiev Can’t Afford It
    Sep15

    Ukraine’s New Tank Can Take On Russia’s Best—But Kiev Can’t Afford It

    Ukraine’s Oplot fires at the same speed as Russia’s T-90 and can even outpace it on the road, but so far Kiev has only exported the machine to other countries. …read more Source:...

    The Weekly Tripwire – Issue 8
    Sep15

    The Weekly Tripwire – Issue 8

    Russia ‘shining of the good’ – Freedom House slams the two region’s HR record – Russification of Gali schools advances – Russian bases cajole children – Military keep training – Khajimba wants a new road to Russia – Tskhinvali strengthens Donbass link – The [Russian] Eagle has landed...

    Ukraine’s New Tank Can Take On Russia’s Best—But Kiev Can’t Afford It
    Sep15

    Ukraine’s New Tank Can Take On Russia’s Best—But Kiev Can’t Afford It

    Ukraine’s Oplot fires at the same speed as Russia’s T-90 and can even outpace it on the road, but so far Kiev has only exported the machine to other countries. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s New Tank Can Take On Russia’s Best—But Kiev Can’t Afford It
    Sep15

    Ukraine’s New Tank Can Take On Russia’s Best—But Kiev Can’t Afford It

    Ukraine’s Oplot fires at the same speed as Russia’s T-90 and can even outpace it on the road, but so far Kiev has only exported the machine to other countries. …read more Source:...