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    Afghans push India for more arms, despite Pakistan’s wary eye
    Aug23

    Afghans push India for more arms, despite Pakistan’s wary eye

    File – A helicopter donated by India is parked at the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, on December 25, 2015. Photo: Reuters NEW DELHI: India is set to deliver more arms to Afghanistan to help it fight Islamist militants, Kabul’s envoy to New Delhi said, even if Pakistan is wary of closer military cooperation between countries lying to its...

    Russia casts shadow over Estonia’s presidential vote
    Aug23

    Russia casts shadow over Estonia’s presidential vote

    Estonia’s opposition Center Party has long argued for closer ties with Moscow, but presidential candidate Mailis Reps has broken with that tradition, declaring herself “no friend of Russia.” In the shadow of Moscow’s aggression in Crimea and eastern Ukraine, the largely symbolic Estonian presidency has gained weight partly thanks to...

    ?Putin-mask? protester seeks asylum
    Aug23

    ?Putin-mask? protester seeks asylum

    KIEV: A Russian man who was repeatedly arrested for donning masks of President Vladimir Putin in anti-Kremlin pickets has crossed into Ukraine and is seeking political asylum. Roman Roslovtsev has spent weeks in detention for putting on an unflattering rubber caricature of the Russian leader´s face during protests against what critics call...

    Archaeologists find ancient baby alarm in Crimea
    Aug23

    Archaeologists find ancient baby alarm in Crimea

    An ancient infant burial site has been found with figurines which resemble modern-day rattles. …read more Source:...

    Afghans Push India for More Arms, Despite Pakistan’s Wary Eye
    Aug23

    Afghans Push India for More Arms, Despite Pakistan’s Wary Eye

    India is set to deliver more arms to Afghanistan to help it fight Islamist militants, Kabul’s envoy to New Delhi said, even if Pakistan is wary of closer military cooperation between countries lying to its east and west. India has provided a little over $2 billion in economic assistance to Afghanistan in the last 15 years, but has been more...

    Trump Dirty Trickster Roger Stone: How ‘Hero’ Assange Could Help Our Campaign
    Aug23

    Trump Dirty Trickster Roger Stone: How ‘Hero’ Assange Could Help Our Campaign

    In a C-SPAN interview, the conspiracist reveals he’s been in touch with the WikiLeaks founder regarding Clinton emails—and when to dump them on the media. In an interview that aired Sunday on C-SPAN’s “Newsmakers” program, Roger Stone, the off-the-books Trump adviser, reiterated his claim that he has been in touch with WikiLeaks...

    Ukraine charges 18 Russian officials, including defense minister, for ‘grave crimes’
    Aug23

    Ukraine charges 18 Russian officials, including defense minister, for ‘grave crimes’

    Doug G. WareKIEV, Ukraine, Aug. 22 (UPI) — Ukraine prosecutors have filed criminal charges against several Russian officials for alleged “grave” crimes committed against security and safety of citizens. …read more Source: United Press...

    Amid rising tensions, Ukraine opens criminal probe of top Russian officials
    Aug23

    Amid rising tensions, Ukraine opens criminal probe of top Russian officials

    Ukraine has launched a criminal investigation of 20 senior Russian officials for crimes against Ukraine’s national security, as fighting between Ukraine’s government and pro-Russian separatists intensifies in the country’s east. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    ‘The War Won’t Be Over Soon’: Ukraine’s Long Fight Against Russia for Freedom
    Aug22

    ‘The War Won’t Be Over Soon’: Ukraine’s Long Fight Against Russia for Freedom

    MARIUPOL, Ukraine— For more than two years, Ukraine’s military has been fighting a ground war against a combined force of pro-Russian separatists and Russian regulars in the Donbas, Ukraine’s embattled southeastern territory. As Ukraine prepares for the 25th anniversary of its independence from the Soviet Union this Wednesday, the...

    US, EU Accused of Paying Lip Service to Global Arms Treaty
    Aug22

    US, EU Accused of Paying Lip Service to Global Arms Treaty

    The non-violence knotted gun statue at UN headquarters in NYC. Credit: IPS UN Bureau.By Thalif DeenUNITED NATIONS, Aug 22 2016 (IPS)The Arms Trade Treaty (ATT), which was aimed at curbing the flow of small arms and light weapons to war zones and politically-repressive regimes, is being openly violated by some of the world’s arms suppliers,...