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    Ukraine’s Klitschko Schedules London Bout In Bid To Resurrect Boxing Career
    Feb17

    Ukraine’s Klitschko Schedules London Bout In Bid To Resurrect Boxing Career

    Ukrainian boxer Vladimir Klitschko is looking to make a comeback after 17 months out of the ring with a bout scheduled in London on April 29. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Top Trump envoys signal no quick changes to US-Russia ties
    Feb16

    Top Trump envoys signal no quick changes to US-Russia ties

    At a NATO meeting in Brussels, Defense Secretary James Mattis made clear the United States isn’t ready to collaborate militarily with its former Cold War foe against the Islamic State or other threats, a long-standing goal of the Kremlin’s that new President Trump says he wants, too. The comments appeared to put the brakes on a rapid...

    US ambassador: ‘Taking names’ at UN means calling out wrong
    Feb16

    US ambassador: ‘Taking names’ at UN means calling out wrong

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — She may be taking names, but U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley said Thursday she’s not keeping a list of America’s adversaries in her desk drawer. President Donald Trump’s envoy to the United Nations said her comment last month about “taking names” of nations “that don’t have our back” meant that...

    Pentagon Chief Rules Out US-Russia Military Collaboration
    Feb16

    Pentagon Chief Rules Out US-Russia Military Collaboration

    At a meeting of NATO members in Brussels Thursday, U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis ruled out any military collaboration between the United States and Russia because current conditions are not ideal. “We are not in a position right now to collaborate on a military level,” Mattis said at a news conference at NATO headquarters....

    Pentagon Chief Rules Out US-Russia Military Collaboration
    Feb16

    Pentagon Chief Rules Out US-Russia Military Collaboration

    At a meeting of NATO members in Brussels Thursday, U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis ruled out any military collaboration between the United States and Russia because current conditions are not ideal. “We are not in a position right now to collaborate on a military level,” Mattis said at a news conference at NATO headquarters....

    Ukrainian hacker gets prison for leading online theft ring
    Feb16

    Ukrainian hacker gets prison for leading online theft ring

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) ” A Ukrainian hacker who admitted using thousands of infected computers to steal user names and passwords for bank accounts and other online services has been sentenced to 41 months in prison.Sergey Vovnenko was… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Understanding Putin’s Men
    Feb16

    Understanding Putin’s Men

    The term “Kremlinology,” coined during the Soviet era, has been permanently reinstated in our daily vocabularies. Since it is practically impossible to calculate the Kremlin’s next moves based on its public statements or the “rules of the game,” interpreting the noise coming from the “bulldog fight under the rug” has once more become an...

    French Jewish scholar’s hate speech trial leaves anti-racism activists bitter, divided
    Feb16

    French Jewish scholar’s hate speech trial leaves anti-racism activists bitter, divided

    Georges Bensoussan, right, at a talk with Mino Chamla in Milan, Italy, Sept. 16 2014. (Moked/Federico Valente) (JTA) — The hate speech trial of a prominent French historian charged with calling Arabs innately anti-Semitic is dividing French Jews and sowing dissent within the local equivalent of the Anti-Defamation League. It is all happening over...

    Ukraine’s leader warns of power cuts
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s leader warns of power cuts

    KIEV: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko warned on Thursday that nationalist protesters blocking a railway to the coal-rich Russian-backed separatist east could cause power outages across the country and job losses as a result. Ultranationalists have put a stop to a railway line since the start of the year between the coal-producing east and...

    Mattis does not see military collaboration with Russia, for now
    Feb16

    Mattis does not see military collaboration with Russia, for now

    US President Donald Trump’s defence secretary said yesterday that he did not see possible military collaboration with Russia now, in a blow to Moscow’s hopes to mend ties with Washington after Trump’s election.The remarks are perhaps the strongest indication yet from the Trump administration that prospects for any significant...