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    Russians again blame Ukraine for Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash
    Sep27

    Russians again blame Ukraine for Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash

    Ed AdamczykMOSCOW, Sept. 27 (UPI) — The Russian Defense Ministry said its data confirms that, if Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down in 2014, Ukrainian forces did it. …read more Source: United Press...

    MH17 explainer: what you need to know before the criminal inquiry results
    Sep27

    MH17 explainer: what you need to know before the criminal inquiry results

    Interim report could pinpoint location of missile launcher, widely considered to be in Russian-backed separatist territory An international team investigating the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014 will release its preliminary conclusions on Wednesday. The “interim results” of the criminal investigation might unveil new...

    Iceland Claims Russian Bombers Pose Risk to Passenger Flights
    Sep27

    Iceland Claims Russian Bombers Pose Risk to Passenger Flights

    Russian military bombers flew close to an Icelandic passenger jet with their transponders switched off, officials in Reykjavik told AFP on Monday. Since Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014 and the diplomatic fallout between Moscow and Ukraine’s western partners, Russia has persistently sent its jets into international skies, without...

    Central Europe Sees Anti-Immigration Fervor, No Migrants
    Sep27

    Central Europe Sees Anti-Immigration Fervor, No Migrants

    BUDAPEST, Hungary—Together, Hungary and the Czech Republic took in just around 1,000 asylum-seekers last year. Still, rallying cries against migration have dominated the debates ahead of upcoming ballots in the two Central European countries. Along with Poland and Slovakia, they have also become the most vocal critics of the EU’s plan to...

    MH17 investigators to pinpoint missile launch in rebel-held Ukraine
    Sep27

    MH17 investigators to pinpoint missile launch in rebel-held Ukraine

    Report expected to say Buk missile was fired from separatist-held area in Ukraine and its launcher smuggled back to RussiaAn international criminal investigation into the shooting down of flight MH17 is likely to conclude that the plane was downed by a Buk missile fired from separatist-controlled territory in eastern Ukraine, diplomats say.The...

    Central Europe sees anti-immigration fervor, no migrants
    Sep27

    Central Europe sees anti-immigration fervor, no migrants

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Together, Hungary and the Czech Republic took in just around 1,000 asylum-seekers last year. Still, rallying cries against migration have dominated the debates ahead of upcoming ballots in the two Central European countries. Along with Poland and Slovakia, they have also become the most vocal critics of the EU’s...

    Moonshine kills at least 23 in east Ukraine
    Sep27

    Moonshine kills at least 23 in east Ukraine

    KIEV: At least 23 people have died after drinking moonshine in impoverished rural regions of eastern Ukraine that border on the former Soviet republic’s war zone, officials said Tuesday. The prosecutor’s office of the eastern city of Kharkiv reported the deaths of another five people over the past 24 hours, adding to the 13 killed by...

    Setting the record straight on Crimea
    Sep27

    Setting the record straight on Crimea

    My colleague on the House Foreign Affairs Committee, the Hon. Gerry Connolly (D-Va.), wrote a thought-provoking and provocative op-ed on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s invasion and occupation of eastern Ukraine. We can all agree that Putin… …read more Source: The...

    NATO Warns West Is ‘Losing Information War’ Against Russia, IS
    Sep27

    NATO Warns West Is ‘Losing Information War’ Against Russia, IS

    The West must step up its efforts to combat and counter the information war being waged by its opponents, according to NATO commanders. They warn that countries like Russia are exploiting the freedom of the press in Western media to spread disinformation. The term “hybrid warfare” is frequently used to describe the tactics used by the...

    Moonshine kills at least 23 in east Ukraine
    Sep27

    Moonshine kills at least 23 in east Ukraine

    At least 23 people have died after drinking moonshine in impoverished rural regions of eastern Ukraine that border on the former Soviet republic’s war zone, officials said Tuesday. …read more Source: The Sunday...