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    5 Lethal Israeli Weapons of War Russia Can Only Wish it Had
    Aug14

    5 Lethal Israeli Weapons of War Russia Can Only Wish it Had

    Robert Farley Security, They could be game changers. In many ways, Israel and Russia have taken opposite approaches to providing for national security. Israel stands at the technological frontier, while Russia has struggled to keep its national innovation system vital and healthy. Moreover, over the years Russian arms have populated the armies...

    Timely tension
    Aug14

    Timely tension

    Tensions between Russia and Ukraine are rising again over Crimea. But what is in it for Moscow? …read more Source:...

    Russia win women’s fencing sabre team Olympic gold
    Aug14

    Russia win women’s fencing sabre team Olympic gold

    RIO DE JANEIRO – Russia won the women’s fencing sabre team gold at the Rio Olympics on Saturday, beating the Ukraine 45-30 in the final. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Rio still struggles with litany of problems through 1st week
    Aug14

    Rio still struggles with litany of problems through 1st week

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rows of empty seats, green water, controlled explosions, stray bullets, the killing of a young policeman in a favela, muggings of team officials, an attack on a media bus, spotty weather, snarled traffic, long travel distances and lack of a Carnival atmosphere. Halfway through the Olympics, Rio de Janeiro is still struggling...

    2016 Summer Olympic Medals Table-Gold Order
    Aug13

    2016 Summer Olympic Medals Table-Gold Order

    Through 6 of 21 medal events, Saturday, Aug. 13124 of 306 total medal eventsNationGSBTotUnited States21141752China13101639Britain810624Germany84315Japan731424Australia66719South Korea63413Russia59822France58518Hungary53311Italy47415Spain3025New Zealand2608Canada22610Kazakhstan2237Netherlands2237Thailand2114Croatia2103Switzerland2013North...

    Polish Regulators Stymie Nord Stream 2
    Aug13

    Polish Regulators Stymie Nord Stream 2

    Polish regulators yesterday struck what many seem to have initially hoped was a fatal blow to the Nord Stream 2 project, a proposed gas pipeline that shadows the existing Nord Stream project, linking Northern Europe to Russia’s vast supplies while notably bypassing Ukraine. The Wall Street Journal: An application with Poland’s...

    US sees war in Ukraine as advantageous to Clinton: Analyst
    Aug13

    US sees war in Ukraine as advantageous to Clinton: Analyst

    The US would likely trigger a confrontation with Russia in Ukraine before November elections, says an analyst. …read more Source:...

    Turkey’s Russian Flirtation
    Aug13

    Turkey’s Russian Flirtation

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan with Russian President Vladimir Putin On Tuesday, August 9, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan travelled to St. Petersburg for a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. That Erdogan would travel outside of Turkey, less than two weeks after an attempted coup, speaks reams about his hold on power....

    Astronomy May Have Just Debunked Russia’s Claims About a Ukrainian Incursion Into Crimea
    Aug13

    Astronomy May Have Just Debunked Russia’s Claims About a Ukrainian Incursion Into Crimea

    Image adapted from Georges Méliès’ famous film, Le voyage dans la Lune. Russian state television may have broadcast false evidence released by the Federal Security Service (FSB) allegedly showing the discovery of a weapons cache belonging to “saboteurs” the Kremlin says the Ukrainian government sent into Crimea. (Kyiv denies these...

    Crimean border incidents may lead to war: Analyst
    Aug13

    Crimean border incidents may lead to war: Analyst

    An analyst says the situation in Ukraine on the Crimean border is like a pre-war situation and it only needs a little spark, an incident to occur to create a much greater conflagration. …read more Source:...