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    Putin's proposed U.N. Ukraine peacekeepers must have full access – Merkel
    Sep16

    Putin's proposed U.N. Ukraine peacekeepers must have full access – Merkel

    BERLIN(Reuters) – Any United Nations peacekeepers sent to eastern Ukraine must be granted access to the entirety of the region held by Moscow-backed separatists, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said. …read more Source: The...

    Putin's proposed U.N. Ukraine peacekeepers must have full access – Merkel
    Sep16

    Putin's proposed U.N. Ukraine peacekeepers must have full access – Merkel

    BERLIN(Reuters) – Any United Nations peacekeepers sent to eastern Ukraine must be granted access to the entirety of the region held by Moscow-backed separatists, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said. …read more Source: The...

    Trump to ‘slap’ foes, embrace friends in first UN speech: envoy
    Sep16

    Trump to ‘slap’ foes, embrace friends in first UN speech: envoy

    Nikki Haley — the US Ambassador to the UN — attends the daily briefing at the White House in Washington, US, September 15, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos BarriaWASHINGTON: President Donald Trump will pummel foes and embrace friends in his first speech to the United Nations General Assembly next week, keeping the pressure on Washington’s adversaries...

    Putin’s proposed U.N. Ukraine peacekeepers must have full access: Merkel
    Sep16

    Putin’s proposed U.N. Ukraine peacekeepers must have full access: Merkel

    BERLIN(Reuters) – Any United Nations peacekeepers sent to eastern Ukraine must be granted access to the entirety of the region held by Moscow-backed separatists, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said. …read more Source:...

    A Hasidic dynasty began in this Romanian town. Now the Jewish community is barely surviving.
    Sep15

    A Hasidic dynasty began in this Romanian town. Now the Jewish community is barely surviving.

    Women lighting a candle in memory of Elie Wiesel at the synagogue of Ordea in northern Romania, Sept. 8, 2017. (Lulian Cazacu/Moshe Milner) SATU MARE, Romania (JTA) — The small congregation in this northern city consists of only 110 members. Yet the Satu Mare Jewish community owns an impressive 129 cemeteries and four synagogues. Among the...

    Ukraine’s New Tank Can Take On Russia’s Best—But Kiev Can’t Afford It
    Sep15

    Ukraine’s New Tank Can Take On Russia’s Best—But Kiev Can’t Afford It

    Ukraine’s Oplot fires at the same speed as Russia’s T-90 and can even outpace it on the road, but so far Kiev has only exported the machine to other countries. …read more Source:...

    The Weekly Tripwire – Issue 8
    Sep15

    The Weekly Tripwire – Issue 8

    Russia ‘shining of the good’ – Freedom House slams the two region’s HR record – Russification of Gali schools advances – Russian bases cajole children – Military keep training – Khajimba wants a new road to Russia – Tskhinvali strengthens Donbass link – The [Russian] Eagle has landed...

    Rapid Trident Military Exercises Under Way In Ukraine
    Sep15

    Rapid Trident Military Exercises Under Way In Ukraine

    More than 1,800 troops from 14 countries are taking part in U.S.-led military drills near the western Ukrainian city of Yavoriv. The Rapid Trident exercises, held each year since 1996, began on September 8 and run until September 23. The two-week drills are designed to test and build Ukraine’s interoperability with NATO allies and partners....

    Moscow’s ‘Stop List’ of EU Citizens to Keep Operating After Sanctions Extension
    Sep15

    Moscow’s ‘Stop List’ of EU Citizens to Keep Operating After Sanctions Extension

    YALTA (Sputnik) — The Russian “black list” of EU citizens will continue to operate after the extension of European sanctions against Russian individuals and companies, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Friday. “This was not a surprise for us given the prejudiced approach of the European Union to the intra-Ukrainian...

    Moscow’s ‘Stop List’ of EU Citizens to Keep Operating After Sanctions Extension
    Sep15

    Moscow’s ‘Stop List’ of EU Citizens to Keep Operating After Sanctions Extension

    YALTA (Sputnik) — The Russian “black list” of EU citizens will continue to operate after the extension of European sanctions against Russian individuals and companies, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Friday. “This was not a surprise for us given the prejudiced approach of the European Union to the intra-Ukrainian...