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    Trial opens over murder of Kremlin critic Nemtsov
    Jul25

    Trial opens over murder of Kremlin critic Nemtsov

    MOSCOW: A Moscow military court on Monday began an initial closed-door hearing in the trial of the suspects in the shock murder of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov last year, a lawyer said. Nemtsov, a former deputy prime minister and one of the most prominent critics of President Vladimir Putin, was gunned down on the evening of February 27, 2015, as...

    Ukraine has become a trove for the black market arms trade
    Jul25

    Ukraine has become a trove for the black market arms trade

    Thomson ReutersSLOVIANSK, Ukraine/MOSCOW (Reuters) – On Feb. 12 last year, the same day that a ceasefire ended the worst of the fighting in eastern Ukraine between rebels and government forces, a former rebel fighter seized a chance to turn his inside knowledge of the conflict into hard cash. He traveled to a spot on the Russian-Ukrainian...

    Russia and the (Scoop) Jackson Democrats
    Jul25

    Russia and the (Scoop) Jackson Democrats

    The rush of internationalist Republicans to the Clinton campaign is one of the most striking developments of this unusual year. Anti-Semitic Trump trolls, many apparently Putin-bots, are spewing the usual distortion, hate and bile about how this is some kind of Jewish plot, revealing the lack of patriotism of American Jews. Brent Scowcroft...

    Insight – Ukraine, after war, becomes a trove for black market arms trade
    Jul25

    Insight – Ukraine, after war, becomes a trove for black market arms trade

    On Feb. 12 last year, the same day that a ceasefire ended the worst of the fighting in eastern Ukraine between rebels and government forces, a former rebel fighter seized a chance to turn his inside knowledge of the conflict into hard cash. …read more Source: Channel...

    Insight – Ukraine, after war, becomes a trove for black market arms trade
    Jul25

    Insight – Ukraine, after war, becomes a trove for black market arms trade

    SLOVIANSK, Ukraine/MOSCOW (Reuters) – On Feb. 12 last year, the same day that a ceasefire ended the worst of the fighting in eastern Ukraine between rebels and government forces, a former rebel fighter seized a chance to turn his inside knowledge of the conflict into hard cash. …read more Source: The...

    A renaissance of conductorless orchestras reveals the limits of traditional leadership
    Jul25

    A renaissance of conductorless orchestras reveals the limits of traditional leadership

    What could the modern counterparts of the first conductor-free orchestras, once a socialist utopian vision, teach our politicians today? Moscow, 1922. In the bitterly cold first months of the year, word spreads among concert-goers of an innovative concert soon to be held in the Hall of Columns in the House of Trade Unions, in the Kremlin. The...

    Ukraine, after war, becomes a trove for black market arms trade
    Jul25

    Ukraine, after war, becomes a trove for black market arms trade

    SLOVIANSK, Ukraine/MOSCOW (Reuters) – On Feb. 12 last year, the same day that a ceasefire ended the worst of the fighting in eastern Ukraine between rebels and government forces, a former rebel fighter seized a chance to turn his inside knowledge of the conflict into hard cash. …read more Source:...

    Soldiers killed in Ukraine conflict
    Jul25

    Soldiers killed in Ukraine conflict

    A slow simmer of conflict between pro-Russian rebels and Ukrainian forces has mushroomed into a deadly 24 hours in Ukraine’s war-torn east. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Georgian corruption fighter sets his sights higher
    Jul25

    Ukraine’s Georgian corruption fighter sets his sights higher

    ODESSA, Ukraine (AP) — Mikhail Saakashvili, the former president of Georgia, has brought his corruption-fighting record to his job as governor of the Odessa region …read more Source: Taiwan...

    Are UK PM Theresa May and German Chancellor Angela Merkel part of the Illuminati?
    Jul25

    Are UK PM Theresa May and German Chancellor Angela Merkel part of the Illuminati?

    New British PM Theresa May was caught up in a bizarre conspiracy theory on the internet (it doesn’t take much really), as she was seen using a signal resembling the diamond shaped ‘Illuminati’ sign with her hands during her speech at the the UK Parliament. As British ‘DailyMail’ writes: The hand signal is listed on the...