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    Cameron says leaving EU puts peace at risk
    May09

    Cameron says leaving EU puts peace at risk

    LONDON — Prime Minister David Cameron warned on Monday that a British exit from the EU would threaten peace on the continent, as the campaign for next month’s crucial referendum gathered steam after regional elections. With polls showing the two campaigns are neck-and-neck, Cameron and the de-facto leader of the “Leave” movement, former...

    Russia showcases Syria hardware in Red Square military parade
    May09

    Russia showcases Syria hardware in Red Square military parade

    MOSCOW // Russia rolled out an air defence missile system of the kind used to protect its base in Syria and some of the Russian jets flying missions there screamed overhead as it showcased its military war machine on Moscow’s Red Square on Monday.The annual Victory Day parade – marking the 71st anniversary of the Soviet Union’s...

    Ukraine Commends Over 1,000 ‘Heroic Mothers’
    May09

    Ukraine Commends Over 1,000 ‘Heroic Mothers’

    Ukraine is honouring over 1,000 women with the award “heroic mother,” given to women who have raised five or more children. The announcement that 1,085 Ukrainian mothers would be given the honour was made on Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s official website on Sunday. The award commends “mothers who have raised five or more children...

    Hackers In Ukraine Deface Separatist Websites To Mark Victory Day
    May09

    Hackers In Ukraine Deface Separatist Websites To Mark Victory Day

    Pro-Ukrainian hackers prepared a Victory Day surprise for Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine on May 9, when the hacker groups Falcons Flame and Trinity took over nine of the militants’ websites. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Who rules the world? America is no longer the obvious answer
    May09

    Who rules the world? America is no longer the obvious answer

    Challenged from all sides, the US is losing its tight grip on international power, Noam Chomsky writes, as world public opinion becomes a ‘second superpower’When we ask “who rules the world?” we commonly adopt the standard convention that the actors in world affairs are states, primarily the great powers, and we consider their decisions and...

    Donetsk Parade May Violate Ukraine Peace Deal
    May09

    Donetsk Parade May Violate Ukraine Peace Deal

    A Victory Day parade in Donetsk by Russia-backed separatists featuring tanks, artillery, and rocket systems may violate the Minsk peace agreement, according to the OSCE. (RFE/RL’s Current Time TV) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Sanctions on Russia should be maintained: Croatian FM
    May09

    Sanctions on Russia should be maintained: Croatian FM

    Sanctions should be maintained against Russia over its “occupation” of Ukraine, Croatian Foreign Minister Miro Kovač said in Warsaw on Monday. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Provincial Russians keep faith with Putin despite crisis
    May09

    Provincial Russians keep faith with Putin despite crisis

    TVER, Russia (Reuters) – Before Russia annexed Crimea and oil prices fell, Dmitry Trapeznikov had a flourishing dental practice. He spent freely, bought a flat and holidayed in Egypt. …read more Source:...

    Provincial Russians keep faith with Putin despite crisis
    May09

    Provincial Russians keep faith with Putin despite crisis

    Before Russia annexed Crimea and oil prices fell, Dmitry Trapeznikov had a flourishing dental practice. He spent freely, bought a flat and holidayed in Egypt. …read more Source: Channel...

    Stratfor: Bulgaria, Romania to Get ‘Increasingly Involved’ in Crises over Refugees, Ukraine   
    May09

    Stratfor: Bulgaria, Romania to Get ‘Increasingly Involved’ in Crises over Refugees, Ukraine  

    Bulgaria and Romania, lying at the eastern border of both NATO and the EU, will become ‘increasingly involved’ in Europe’s migration crisis and the West’s standoff with Russia over Ukraine, Stratfor has forecast. While Romania and Bulgaria, which joined NATO in 2004, will continue to accept the Alliance’s military buildup...