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    Vladimir Putin And Wendi Deng? Russian President’s Ties To Women Revealed By Real Estate Paper Trail
    Apr01

    Vladimir Putin And Wendi Deng? Russian President’s Ties To Women Revealed By Real Estate Paper Trail

    Russia’s involvement in Syria and Ukraine took a back seat Thursday to unsubstantiated rumors that Russian President Vladimir Putin could have a new love interest in his life. Who could match the horseback-riding strongman? American celebrity magazine US Weekly, citing an “insider” source, reported that businesswoman Wendi Deng, Rupert...

    Australia to sell uranium to Ukraine
    Apr01

    Australia to sell uranium to Ukraine

    Australia will soon sell uranium to Ukraine for power generation. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    The Edge: U.S. Women’s Soccer Goes for (Equal) Gold
    Apr01

    The Edge: U.S. Women’s Soccer Goes for (Equal) Gold

    Elaine Thompson / APToday in One Paragraph President Obama vowed to work with South Korea and Japan in ramping up pressure against North Korea in remarks at the Nuclear Security Summit. The United States dispatched FBI teams to assist Belgian authorities investigate the March 22 attacks. A Belgian court approved the extradition of Paris attacks...

    How Russia Undermines Nuclear Security
    Mar31

    How Russia Undermines Nuclear Security

    William Courtney, John Herbst Security, Eurasia Moscow’s saber rattling challenges Washington’s security guarantees. Russian aggression in Ukraine and nuclear saber rattling are jeopardizing the very global nonproliferation efforts that this week’s Nuclear Security Summit in Washington seeks to further. Moscow’s actions...

    Next Stop Berlin? Moscow’s Nazi-Killing Tank Unit is Back
    Mar31

    Next Stop Berlin? Moscow’s Nazi-Killing Tank Unit is Back

    Michael Peck Security, Eurasia The Kremlin invokes its glory days of European conquest. More than seventy years after it helped to destroy Nazi Germany, Russia’s most famous tank unit is back. Moscow has reactivated the First Guards Tank Army, one of six tank armies formed by the Soviet Union during World War II as the mobile, hard-hitting...

    Russia secret service claims detaining Ukrainian agent
    Mar31

    Russia secret service claims detaining Ukrainian agent

    MOSCOW: Russia’s FSB security service on Thursday said it had detained an alleged CIA-trained Ukrainian intelligence officer who was trying to become a triple agent, and would deport him. “On March 26 on Russian territory, an employee of the counterespionage department of the SBU security service of Ukraine, lieutenant-colonel Yury...

    Ukraine must press the reset button
    Mar31

    Ukraine must press the reset button

    KIEV — Ukraine’s complex, at times Byzantine, politics continues to confound and confuse. Since independence, the main drivers of positive change in the country have been mass civic movements, Western economic pressure and incentives, and the necessity to act to avert economic disaster. Nothing that will happen under a new government is...

    Ukrainian AFP photographer denied Russia entry (AFP)
    Mar31

    Ukrainian AFP photographer denied Russia entry (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – An AFP photographer based in Ukraine on Thursday was stopped from travelling to Russia as he was set to board a Moscow flight from the airport of Minsk, Belarus. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukrainian AFP photographer denied Russia entry
    Mar31

    Ukrainian AFP photographer denied Russia entry

    An AFP photographer based in Ukraine Thursday was stopped from travelling to Russia as he was set to board a Moscow flight from the airport of Minsk, Belarus …read more Source: The Daily...

    The Israelis Helping Ukrainian Jews Flee The Country
    Mar31

    The Israelis Helping Ukrainian Jews Flee The Country

    In the wake of recent terror attacks in Europe several of which targeted Jewish institutions some politicians and religious leaders have predicted an exodus of Jewish people from the continent. In some ways, the numbers stack up. Last year, a record 8,000 Jews arrived in Israel from France with another 15,000 coming from eastern Europe.But some...