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    China to Build the World’s Largest Plane — With Ukraine’s Help
    Sep03

    China to Build the World’s Largest Plane — With Ukraine’s Help

    Robert Beckhusen Security, The An-225 could assist Beijing’s space program, or something else. The Ukrainian aircraft builder Antonov, one of the most legendary Soviet-era companies, nearly went extinct following the Russian invasion of Crimea. The Kremlin, the firm’s main customer, suddenly became non grata. They had such a history...

    Europeans worry about winter season over Ukraine-Russia tensions
    Sep03

    Europeans worry about winter season over Ukraine-Russia tensions

    As the cold season approaches, concerns are growing that tensions between Russia and Ukraine could disrupt Russian gas supplies. …read more Source:...

    Crises overshadow Obama?s bid to sign off on Asia shift
    Sep03

    Crises overshadow Obama?s bid to sign off on Asia shift

    ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE: Barack Obama starts his last trip to Asia on Saturday as US president, aiming to put a final stamp on his signature policy shift toward the Pacific but distracted by crises ranging from Brexit to the battle against Islamic State. With the clock ticking down on his presidency, Obama will attend a G20 summit in China, a visit...

    Mogherini Says Truce Holding In East Ukraine
    Sep03

    Mogherini Says Truce Holding In East Ukraine

    European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says a cease-fire is holding in eastern Ukraine, where fighting between government forces and Russia-backed separatists has killed more than 9,50 …read more Source: Big News...

    New suggestions of Russian tie to hacks of U.S. vote systems
    Sep03

    New suggestions of Russian tie to hacks of U.S. vote systems

    The Russian internet nodes used to hack into voting systems in Illinois and Arizona were also used in recent penetrations of Turkey’s ruling party, the Ukrainian Parliament and a political … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    The Joint South China Sea Patrols May Test Russia’s Asian Balancing Act
    Sep03

    The Joint South China Sea Patrols May Test Russia’s Asian Balancing Act

    PERTH, Australia — Just who is balancing whom? China and Russia are expected to hold joint patrols in the South China Sea this month from Sept. 11 to 19, Russian news agency TASS reported. Captain Vladimir Matveyev told TASS that the war games will take place “on the coast and in the water area of the South China Sea.” According...

    Tennis: Djokovic through to US Open last 16
    Sep03

    Tennis: Djokovic through to US Open last 16

    NEW YORK (AFP) – Defending champion Novak Djokovic reached the US Open last 16 in just 32 minutes Friday when Mikhail Youzhny retired at 2-4 down in the first set of their third round clash.Russian 34-year-old Youzhny had needed treatment on a left leg injury after five games and called it quits just a game later.The outcome completed a...

    Tennis: Wozniacki, Vinci into US Open fourth round
    Sep03

    Tennis: Wozniacki, Vinci into US Open fourth round

    NEW YORK (AFP) – Former runners-up Caroline Wozniacki and Roberta Vinci reached the US Open last-16 on Friday as two-time champions Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal prepared to push into the second week.Wozniacki, who knocked out ninth-seeded former champion Svetlana Kuznetsova in the second round, clinched a seventh win in seven meetings...

    Mogherini Says Truce Holding In East Ukraine
    Sep03

    Mogherini Says Truce Holding In East Ukraine

    European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says a cease-fire is holding in eastern Ukraine, where fighting between government forces and Russia-backed separatists has killed more than 9,500 people since April 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU's Mogherini says 'back-to-school' ceasefire holding in east Ukraine
    Sep02

    EU's Mogherini says 'back-to-school' ceasefire holding in east Ukraine

    BRATISLAVA (Reuters) – The European Union’s top diplomat said on Friday that a “back-to-school” ceasefire seemed to be holding in eastern Ukraine where Russia-backed fighters took up arms against Kiev troops in April, 2014, a conflict that has killed more than 9,500 people. …read more Source: The...