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    Ukraine teeters a few steps from chaos
    Feb05

    Ukraine teeters a few steps from chaos

    Ukraine teeters just a few steps from chaos and instability …read more Source:...

    Western Aggression: The Highest Form of Terrorism
    Feb05

    Western Aggression: The Highest Form of Terrorism

    Photo by Daniel Oines Aggression is arguably the highest form of terrorism as it invariably includes the frightening of the target populations and their leaders as well as killing and destruction on a large scale. The U.S. invaders of Iraq in 2003 proudly announced a “shock and awe” purpose in their opening assault, clearly designed to instill...

    Ukraine wants UN Security Council to visit war zone
    Feb05

    Ukraine wants UN Security Council to visit war zone

    Ukraine’s ambassador to the United Nations wants to invite the Security Council to visit war-wracked eastern Ukraine in the coming months. The post Ukraine wants UN Security Council to visit war zone appeared first on Inquirer News. …read more Source: The Philippine Daily...

    9-Year-Old Girl In US Jumps 25 Feet To Escape Fire
    Feb05

    9-Year-Old Girl In US Jumps 25 Feet To Escape Fire

    A ‘brave’ 9-year-old girl from Ukraine has cheated certain death by jumping 25 feet to escape a fire that engulfed her apartment complex here. …read more Source:...

    MEPs Condemn Russia’s ‘Unprecedented’ Abuses Against Crimean Tatars
    Feb05

    MEPs Condemn Russia’s ‘Unprecedented’ Abuses Against Crimean Tatars

    The European Parliament in Strasbourg has overwhelmingly adopted a resolution condemning Russia for its treatment of the Crimean Tatar population in the Ukrainian region of Crimea, which was annexed b …read more Source: Big News...

    Ukraine wants UN Security Council to visit war zone
    Feb05

    Ukraine wants UN Security Council to visit war zone

    Ukraine’s ambassador to the United Nations wants to invite the Security Council to visit war-wracked eastern Ukraine in the coming months. Ambassador Volodymyr Yelchenko told reporters yesterday that “ideally” the visit to the Donetsk region would take place in the summer. The envoy said Russia was “quite...

    Economy head quits in Ukraine
    Feb05

    Economy head quits in Ukraine

    Abromavicius steps down citing corruption Ukraine’s Economy Minister Aivaras Abromavicius, a Lithuanian former asset-manager, resigned Wednesday. REUTERS PHOTO/VALENTYN OGIRENKO BY NATALIA ZINETS Reuters KIEV, Ukraine – Ukrainian Economy Minister Aivaras Abromavicius quit on Wednesday saying his ministry was being hijacked by corrupt vested...

    A Fresh Blow to Ukraine’s Government
    Feb05

    A Fresh Blow to Ukraine’s Government

    One of Ukraine’s most-respected reformist ministers, Aivaras Abromavicius, resigned yesterday because, he said, the corruption of President Petro Poroshenko’s government had become too much. Over at Bloomberg View, Leonid Bershidsky reports: The unofficial view has been of Ukraine’s reformist ministers as the public faces of a...

    Predicting World’s Future Trouble Spots Will Not Be Easy, But U.S. Must Continue to Lead
    Feb04

    Predicting World’s Future Trouble Spots Will Not Be Easy, But U.S. Must Continue to Lead

    In these early weeks of 2016, a thoughtful canvassing of world affairs and the challenges to our nation’s foreign policy engagement doesn’t paint a particularly pretty picture. Indeed, there are days when I consider the state of our planet and ask myself, “Can anything in the world go right?” Everywhere I look there seems...

    Ukrainian Lawmakers Fret Over Western Aid After Minister’s Exit
    Feb04

    Ukrainian Lawmakers Fret Over Western Aid After Minister’s Exit

    The abrupt resignation of Ukraine’s economy minister, followed by several of his deputies, over allegations of corruption has jeopardized Kiev’s relations with its Western backers, threatening vital loan aid, politicians said on Thursday. Aivaras Abromavicius quit on Wednesday, saying he would not become a “puppet” for...