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    The Siloviki Coup in Russia
    Sep21

    The Siloviki Coup in Russia

    On the evening of July 15th, international media started broadcasting footage from Istanbul. Tanks were in the streets blocking major roads and communication facilities, and jets were flying overhead. It looked like a coup, and hours later was declared to be a coup attempt by Turkey’s military. By the time the sun had risen over the...

    Ukraine, separatists agree troop withdrawals in three hot spots
    Sep21

    Ukraine, separatists agree troop withdrawals in three hot spots

    Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists agreed on Wednesday to withdraw troops from three small towns on the front line in eastern Ukraine, a pilot de-escalation project that is part of the latest push to get a much-violated ceasefire to stick. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine, separatists agree troop withdrawals in three hot spots
    Sep21

    Ukraine, separatists agree troop withdrawals in three hot spots

    MINSK (Reuters) – Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists agreed on Wednesday to withdraw troops from three small towns on the front line in eastern Ukraine, a pilot de-escalation project that is part of the latest push to get a much-violated ceasefire to stick. …read more Source:...

    OSCE, Russia, Ukraine sign framework agreement on separating forces
    Sep21

    OSCE, Russia, Ukraine sign framework agreement on separating forces

    The agreement provides for de-escalation along the contact line and enables conditions prohibitive to small-arms fire. The framework agreement also provides for the full execution of the trilateral contact group’s previous agreements on withdrawing weapons with the caliber of less than 100mm away from the contact line. …read more...

    Ukraine, separatists agree troop withdrawals in three hot spots
    Sep21

    Ukraine, separatists agree troop withdrawals in three hot spots

    Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists agreed on Wednesday to withdraw troops from three small towns on the front line in eastern Ukraine, a pilot de-escalation project that is part of the latest push to get a much-violated ceasefire to stick. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine, separatists agree troop withdrawals in three hot spots
    Sep21

    Ukraine, separatists agree troop withdrawals in three hot spots

    MINSK (Reuters) – Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists agreed on Wednesday to withdraw troops from three small towns on the front line in eastern Ukraine, a pilot de-escalation project that is part of the latest push to get a much-violated ceasefire to stick. …read more Source: The...

    Lithuania Recalls Moscow Defense Attache Over ‘Russian Wife’
    Sep21

    Lithuania Recalls Moscow Defense Attache Over ‘Russian Wife’

    Lithuania has recalled its military envoy to Russia after citing a “change in familial circumstances” reportedly involving a Russian wife. Lieutenant-Colonel Saulius Pikturna was promoted to the prestigious office of defense attache, at Lithuania’s Moscow embassy earlier this year, however the country’s Ministry of Defense has...

    31 more countries ratify Paris climate pact, including Argentina and Brazil
    Sep21

    31 more countries ratify Paris climate pact, including Argentina and Brazil

    NEW YORK CITY – Thirty-one more countries formally joined the Paris climate agreement on Wednesday, doubling the number of those who had previously ratified the document, and bringing it well past one of the the thresholds needed for implementation. But in order for the agreement to go into effect, the countries need to account for at least 55...

    Baltic States inspired Ukrainian people – Obama at UN  – The Baltic Times
    Sep21

    Baltic States inspired Ukrainian people – Obama at UN – The Baltic Times

    VILNIUS – United States President Barack Obama asserts that the pro-Western protest actions held in Ukraine several years ago were fueled by the…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Ukraine Reports Russia Is Practicing Its Readiness For Nuclear Conflict
    Sep21

    Ukraine Reports Russia Is Practicing Its Readiness For Nuclear Conflict

    Ukraine’s military intelligence claims Russia’s nuclear forces have begun training, simulating the conditions of a large-scale conflict. Kiev’s military intelligence posted a statement on Facebook Wednesday, reporting that Russia’s 33 Guards Rocket Army, based in the western Siberian city of Omsk, had kicked off a nuclear...