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    We Take You To The Frontlines Of Ukraine’s Proxy War Between The West And Russia
    Oct05

    We Take You To The Frontlines Of Ukraine’s Proxy War Between The West And Russia

    The West has used everything from signals intelligence operations, espionage, fighter jet saber-rattling, and diplomatic standoffs to stem the rise of Russian influence around the world. These efforts are coming to a dangerous head in Ukraine a classic Eastern Bloc proxy state where the presence of NATO troops is driving tensions to Cold War-era...

    Russia redeploys 2 warships to Mediterranean amid escalating Syria crisis
    Oct05

    Russia redeploys 2 warships to Mediterranean amid escalating Syria crisis

    Two of Russia’s Buyan-class missile corvettes have left the Crimean port of Sevastopol and are expected to reach the Mediterranean soon. …read more Source:...

    Putin calls to boost Russia’s defences
    Oct05

    Putin calls to boost Russia’s defences

    MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday called for a boost of Russia’s defences to keep the nation “strong” as he opened the new parliament session amid a fresh upsurge in tensions with the United States. Putin addressed the State Duma after a crushing victory for ruling party United Russia at elections last month that...

    The Perils of Putin’s ”Manual Controls”
    Oct05

    The Perils of Putin’s ”Manual Controls”

    This article is the third of three essays on the possible collapse of Putin’s Russia. The second is here.In the study of post-post-Cold War Russia, Kremlinology has been superseded by Putinology, variously hailed as an indispensable tool or derided as a pathetic pseudoscience. This increasing focus on the persona of Vladimir Putin is in...

    Scientists Claim Crimea Is Literally Moving Closer to Russia
    Oct05

    Scientists Claim Crimea Is Literally Moving Closer to Russia

    Russian officials have long argued that Crimea’s history and language make it Russian territory. Now Moscow is resorting to science to argue Crimea’s future lies closer to Russia than Ukraine. Experts from Russia’s Academy of Science (RAN) claim that Crimea as a land mass has physically been moving towards Russia since 2014,...

    Hall of shame: Fake Sheikh’s five biggest stings
    Oct05

    Hall of shame: Fake Sheikh’s five biggest stings

    LONDON: Undercover reporter Mazher Mahmood, who was found guilty on Wednesday in a case related to one of of his stings, was notorious for using his “Fake Sheikh” alter ego to lure famous figures into indiscretions. Mahmood, a Briton of Pakistani ethnic origin, regularly dressed up as a wealthy Gulf Arab to land a string of scoops. Here are some...

    Ukraine warns citizens against traveling to Russia
    Oct05

    Ukraine warns citizens against traveling to Russia

    KIEV – Ukraine warned its citizens on Wednesday against traveling to Russia, saying they were at risk following an increase in harassment and detentions of Ukrainians by Russian security services. The move is further testimony to the breakdown… …read more Source:...

    Germany says no proposals for sanctions against Russia over Syria
    Oct05

    Germany says no proposals for sanctions against Russia over Syria

    BERLIN – There are no international proposals to impose sanctions on Russia over its role in Syria, a spokesman for Germany’s foreign ministry said on Wednesday, shortly before officials from a group of Western countries meet in Berlin to discuss the crisis. … …read more Source:...

    The 8 Most Important Quotes From The Vice Presidential Debate
    Oct05

    The 8 Most Important Quotes From The Vice Presidential Debate

    On America’s choice”There is a choice for the American electorate: Do you want a ‘You’re hired’ president in Hillary Clinton or a ‘You’re fired’ president in Donald Trump?” Tim KaineOn Pence and Trump “Six times tonight I have said to Governor Pence, I cannot imagine how you would defend...

    Vladimir Putin calls to boost Russia’s defences
    Oct05

    Vladimir Putin calls to boost Russia’s defences

    Moscow, Oct 5 : President Vladimir Putin today called for a boost of Russia’s defences to keep the nation “strong” as he opened the new parliament session amid a fresh upsurge in tensions with the United States. Putin addressed the State Duma after a crushing victory for ruling party United Russia at elections last month that could help...