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    Russia using ‘Ukraine as a warm-up for secret war with West’
    Aug10

    Russia using ‘Ukraine as a warm-up for secret war with West’

    RUSSIA is using the conflict in Ukraine as a warm-up for war with the West, according to an internal assessment of the threat from Moscow produced by the British Army. …read more Source:...

    2 Russians killed in reported foiled attacks in Crimea
    Aug10

    2 Russians killed in reported foiled attacks in Crimea

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    Ukraine denies Russia’s claim of attempted armed incursion into Crimea
    Aug10

    Ukraine denies Russia’s claim of attempted armed incursion into Crimea

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    NATO says Turkey membership ‘not in question’ after coup
    Aug10

    NATO says Turkey membership ‘not in question’ after coup

    BRUSSELS: NATO said Wednesday Turkey’s membership of the military alliance is “not in question” following the failed coup in July and stressed its “very clear position” of continued support for Ankara. “Turkey’s NATO membership is not in question,” spokeswoman Oana Lungescu said in a statement issued in response to “speculative press...

    Rio 2016 rundown: Today’s Olympic action (Day 5)
    Aug10

    Rio 2016 rundown: Today’s Olympic action (Day 5)

    It was an exciting day in Rio last night as Michael Phelps won gold medals number 20 and 21, while Serena Williams was surprisingly ousted in the women’s tennis. However, it was a fine day for Denmark’s rowers, who all progressed in their respective events, and the Danish men’s handball team kept up their winning ways against...

    Russia accuses Ukraine of armed Crimea incursion, says two killed
    Aug10

    Russia accuses Ukraine of armed Crimea incursion, says two killed

    Russia’s Federal Security Service said Wednesday it had thwarted an armed Ukrainian incursion into Crimea designed to target critical infrastructure and that a Russian soldier and FSB employee had been killed in the clashes. …read more Source: The Daily...

    ‘We Have No Idea What War Is’
    Aug10

    ‘We Have No Idea What War Is’

    Just days after I interviewed the legal scholar Rosa Brooks about her book on her time as a civilian advisor in President Barack Obama’s Pentagon, the United States bombed Libya again. This was the third such strike in the U.S. campaign against ISIS there, but this time, Reuters reported, U.S. officials said it “marked the start of a...

    Prosecutor Says Ukrainian Judge Caught Taking Bribes, But Can’t Be Prosecuted
    Aug10

    Prosecutor Says Ukrainian Judge Caught Taking Bribes, But Can’t Be Prosecuted

    Ukraine’s chief anticorruption prosecutor said on August 10 that a judge who served under ousted pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovych has been caught accepting bribes. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Reigning gold medalist Serena Williams ousted from Olympics
    Aug10

    Reigning gold medalist Serena Williams ousted from Olympics

    PanARMENIAN.Net – Serena Williams’ reign as Olympic singles champion came to a shuddering halt Tuesday, August 9 as the tennis star suffered a shock defeat by Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina, CNN reports. …read more Source: Big News...

    Ukrainian official says judge kept bribes in a jar
    Aug10

    Ukrainian official says judge kept bribes in a jar

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A top Ukrainian prosecutor says a judge has been caught taking a $150,000 bribe and that he stashed his money in a humble glass jar, a phot of which went viral on social media.The National Anti-Corruption Bureau had… …read more Source: The New Zealand...