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    Ukrainian rebels, govt report partial weapons withdrawal
    Oct01

    Ukrainian rebels, govt report partial weapons withdrawal

    Ukrainian government forces and separatist rebels say they have pulled back heavy weapons in only one out of three planned locations on the front line in eastern Ukraine. Both sides … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukrainian rebels, govt report partial weapons withdrawal
    Oct01

    Ukrainian rebels, govt report partial weapons withdrawal

    Ukrainian government forces and separatist rebels say they have pulled back heavy weapons in only one out of three planned locations on the front line in eastern Ukraine. Both sides … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Clinton vs Trump and the role of the moderator
    Oct01

    Clinton vs Trump and the role of the moderator

    Should moderators be allowed to fact-check the presidential nominees? Plus, the Ukraine-Russia information war. …read more Source: AL...

    Trudeau government announces ‘rational’ shift in Arctic policy, will seek to work with Russia
    Oct01

    Trudeau government announces ‘rational’ shift in Arctic policy, will seek to work with Russia

    In its first major statement on the Arctic, the Trudeau government has moved away the more-confrontational approach that dominated Conservative policy, with Foreign Affairs Minister Stéphane Dion putting Russia at the centre of Canada’s northern policy. A rapprochement between the two countries is expected on the northern front, despite...

    Cases of violence against Azerbaijanis under control in Ukraine
    Oct01

    Cases of violence against Azerbaijanis under control in Ukraine

    Prosecutor General’s Office of Ukraine has taken under a serious control every criminal case in connection with cases of violence against Azerbaijanis in this country. …read more Source:...

    Is America’s Problem it Doesn’t Go to War Enough?
    Oct01

    Is America’s Problem it Doesn’t Go to War Enough?

    A couple of Rand Corporation scholars have discovered America’s problem vis-à-vis Russia: Washington isn’t willing to use its military as much. This has given Moscow an apparently unfair advantage in challenging America. Maybe Washington should reconsider its policy, they suggest. Vladimir Putin appears to be working overtime to...

    Bulgaria’s Georgieva unsettles race to be UN chief
    Oct01

    Bulgaria’s Georgieva unsettles race to be UN chief

    UNITED NATIONS, United States: The newest candidate to be UN secretary-general, Kristalina Georgieva (pix), says she may be a “latecomer” to the race, but still has strong credentials to become the first woman to lead the United Nations. The 63-year-old Bulgarian economist who served as European budget commissioner has shaken up the...

    Ukraine: 38 killed after consuming spurious alcohol
    Oct01

    Ukraine: 38 killed after consuming spurious alcohol

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Russia Takes Over UN Security Council Presidency
    Oct01

    Russia Takes Over UN Security Council Presidency

    As of October 1, Russia will take over the UN Security Council Presidency. This is the month when the process of selection of a new Secretary General of the UN may end. “The Council will continue but it may also finish the process of preparing a proposal for the General Assembly regarding the nomination of a new UN Secretary General,” announced...

    Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte compares himself to Adolf Hitler
    Oct01

    Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte compares himself to Adolf Hitler

    Manila, October 1: Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has compared himself to Adolf Hitler, saying he wants to kill millions of drug addicts, just as the Nazi leader killed Jews during the Holocaust. ”Hitler massacred three million Jews. Now there is 3 million, what is it, 3 million drug addicts (in the Philippines), there are,” CNN quoted the...