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    A Return to Cold War with Russia?
    Apr22

    A Return to Cold War with Russia?

    Robert Legvold Security, Russia Moscow is no longer a superpower, but it is still a threat. Are the United States and Europe confronting a new cold war with Russia? Was the original cold war overly militarized? What effect will continued low oil prices have on Russia? These are some of the questions that Robert H. Legvold, the Marshall D. Shulman...

    OSCE Urges Ukraine to Refrain From ‘Laws Limiting Free Media’
    Apr22

    OSCE Urges Ukraine to Refrain From ‘Laws Limiting Free Media’

    The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe has called on Ukraine’s government to refrain from laws limiting free media and free flow of information. The OSCE issued a statement Friday in response to amendments that Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko signed earlier this week to the country’s law on cinema....

    Guarding Against Chernobyl’s Radioactive Forest Fires
    Apr22

    Guarding Against Chernobyl’s Radioactive Forest Fires

    Thirty years after the Chernobyl nuclear accident, Ukrainian firefighters remain on high alert to prevent another disaster. It’s their job to stop fires from breaking out in the contaminated forests around the decommissioned power plant. A major blaze could release even more radiation into the atmosphere than the nuclear accident itself....

    Guarding Against Chernobyl’s Radioactive Forest Fires
    Apr22

    Guarding Against Chernobyl’s Radioactive Forest Fires

    Thirty years after the Chernobyl nuclear accident, Ukrainian firefighters remain on high alert to prevent another disaster. It’s their job to stop fires from breaking out in the contaminated forests around the decommissioned power plant. A major blaze could release even more radiation into the atmosphere than the nuclear accident itself....

    Russia grants Ukraine’s request to delay Eurobond case defence
    Apr22

    Russia grants Ukraine’s request to delay Eurobond case defence

    Russia has agreed to allow Ukraine extra time to file its defence with a British court over a US$3 billion (2 billion pounds) debt to Russia, Moscow and Kiev officials said on Friday. …read more Source: Channel...

    30 years after Chernobyl disaster, engineers race against a decaying reactor
    Apr22

    30 years after Chernobyl disaster, engineers race against a decaying reactor

    CHERNOBYL EXCLUSION ZONE, Ukraine—In the early morning of April 26, 1986, a reactor at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant exploded, spewing radioactive material across the Soviet republics of Ukraine, Belarus and Russia, and parts of Europe. For eight months workers hurriedly built a tomb of steel and concrete to contain the radioactive remains....

    Report blames deadly Air Algerie crash on pilot errors
    Apr22

    Report blames deadly Air Algerie crash on pilot errors

    LE BOURGET: The Air Algerie crash that killed 116 people in the Mali desert in 2014 was caused by the pilots failing to activate the plane’s anti-icing system and not responding properly when the plane stalled, investigators said Friday. The McDonnell Douglas MD-83 crashed in northern Mali in bad weather, barely half an hour into its flight...

    Russia says grants Ukraine request to delay Eurobond case defence
    Apr22

    Russia says grants Ukraine request to delay Eurobond case defence

    Russia agreed to give Ukraine extra time to file its defence over a US$3 billion (2 billion pounds) debt owed to Moscow so Kiev can “soberly” assess the situation, Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said on Friday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia says grants Ukraine request to delay Eurobond case defense
    Apr22

    Russia says grants Ukraine request to delay Eurobond case defense

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia agreed to give Ukraine extra time to file its defense over a $3 billion debt owed to Moscow so Kiev can “soberly” assess the situation, Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said on Friday. …read more Source:...

    Russia says grants Ukraine request to delay Eurobond case defence
    Apr22

    Russia says grants Ukraine request to delay Eurobond case defence

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia agreed to give Ukraine extra time to file its defence over a $3 billion (2 billion pounds) debt owed to Moscow so Kiev can “soberly” assess the situation, Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said on Friday. …read more Source: The...