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    OSCE says staff member missing in Ukraine
    Jun09

    OSCE says staff member missing in Ukraine

    KIEV: A local staffer for European monitors observing Ukraine’s flaring separatist conflict was returned on Wednesday, a day after going missing in the country’s pro-Russian east. The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) said a member of its Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) did not return from a planned vacation...

    Georgian, Ukrainian officials push for NATO membership
    Jun09

    Georgian, Ukrainian officials push for NATO membership

    Senior officials from Georgia and Ukraine are pressing ahead with calls on NATO members to bring the two nations into the alliance in order to protect them from Russia and cement ties with the West. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    China and Russia Are No Match for World Order
    Jun09

    China and Russia Are No Match for World Order

    Joshua W. Walker, Hidetoshi Azuma Global Governance, East Asia The G7 showed how provocations in Crimea and the South China Sea won’t work. This year’s G7 summit in Ise-shima, Japan was full of spectacles worthy of arresting headlines, including U.S. President Barack Obama’s historic embrace of atomic bomb survivors in Hiroshima...

    French Senate supports resolution to lift EU sanctions against Russia
    Jun09

    French Senate supports resolution to lift EU sanctions against Russia

    The vast majority – 302 senators – voted for the move, with only 16 being against the lifting of anti-Russia sanctions. …read more Source:...

    ‘Situation in the war zone is worsening’
    Jun08

    ‘Situation in the war zone is worsening’

    KIEV: A local staffer for European monitors observing Ukraine’s flaring separatist conflict was returned on Wednesday, a day after going missing in the country’s pro-Russian east. The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) said a member of its Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) did not return from a planned vacation...

    Ukraine claims to have  recordings of men planning attacks in France
    Jun08

    Ukraine claims to have recordings of men planning attacks in France

    ‘My objective is to conduct some operations that will touch all French people’ …read more Source: The Irish...

    Euro 2016 kick-off in France marred by fears of terrorism and labour strikes
    Jun08

    Euro 2016 kick-off in France marred by fears of terrorism and labour strikes

    MARSEILLE // Euro 2016 kicks off at the Stade de France on Friday night, with the international football tournament marred by fears of terrorism and disruptive strikes.France has been in a self-declared state of emergency since ISIL attacks killed 130 people in the capital on November 13 last year.Terror suspects have been arrested in both...

    Striking transport workers disrupt fans’ travel to Euro 2016
    Jun08

    Striking transport workers disrupt fans’ travel to Euro 2016

    PARIS (AP) — Striking workers rather than security threats are the pressing challenges for European Championship organizers right now, with less than two days until France hosts its biggest event since last year’s wave of extremist attacks. France is anticipating around 10 million visitors for the month-long soccer showpiece, which kicks...

    How Savchenko Adapts to Politics Will Determine Whether She Will Be the Leader Ukraine Wants
    Jun08

    How Savchenko Adapts to Politics Will Determine Whether She Will Be the Leader Ukraine Wants

    Image: Nadia Savchenko (Author: Inter Ukrainian TV Channel Youtube Stream) When Nadia Savchenko was a girl, her favorite pastime was playing war with the boys in her Kiev neighborhood. She was so single-minded about the military that it didn’t surprise those who knew her when she chose it as a career. She became a household name in Ukraine...

    Ukraine releases recording of alleged French terror plot
    Jun08

    Ukraine releases recording of alleged French terror plot

    Ukraine’s national security service has released what it says are recordings of a Frenchman and a Ukrainian discussing plans for terror attacks in France, in which the Frenchman says targets would include the national tax center and a bridge. The audio recordings, posted Wednesday on YouTube by the security service, follow Monday’s...