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    Russia says bolstering forces to counter NATO
    May04

    Russia says bolstering forces to counter NATO

    Russia’s defence minister said Wednesday that Moscow will set up three new divisions in the west and south of the country by the end of the year to counter NATO forces close to its border. “The defence ministry is taking a range of measures with the aim of countering the build-up of NATO forces in close proximity to Russia’s borders,”...

    America’s Pivot to Asia Actually Led to Drop in Security Assistance for Southeast Asia
    May04

    America’s Pivot to Asia Actually Led to Drop in Security Assistance for Southeast Asia

    In 2011, the Obama administration launched an approach to East Asia called the “rebalance to Asia.” One aspect of the rebalance was supposed to be strengthening security relationships in Southeast Asia, including through bilateral security assistance. Yet an analysis of U.S. security assistance to Southeast Asian nations shows that,...

    Russia: Turkey trying to revive Ottoman empire
    May04

    Russia: Turkey trying to revive Ottoman empire

    Russian Foreign Minister spokesperson Maria Zakharova accused Turkey of trying to revive the Ottoman empire, in an interview to Russian ‘Izvestia’. Zakharova said the impression one gets from the policies adopted by Turkey is that its leadership is attempting to restore the ‘old might of the Ottoman empire’, warning of the end the...

    NATO Alliance Gets New Supreme Commander
    May04

    NATO Alliance Gets New Supreme Commander

    NATO’s new supreme allied commander, U.S. Army Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti, said Wednesday the alliance should consider what weaponry it could provide so Ukraine can better combat a pro-Moscow insurgency. “I do believe that we should support the Ukrainians with what they need to successfully defend their territory and their...

    The US Needs to Stop Pouring Rocket Money into Putin’s Pockets
    May04

    The US Needs to Stop Pouring Rocket Money into Putin’s Pockets

    The Delta IV engine is more expensive than the RD-180, but at least it doesn’t enrich cronies of the Russian president With the Russian economy in a tailspin, President Vladimir Putin has been reorganizing his government’s structures to funnel more income to his confidantes and allies. Russia’s space industry is now controlled...

    NATO alliance gets new supreme commander
    May04

    NATO alliance gets new supreme commander

    NATO’s new supreme allied commander, U.S. Army Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti, said Wednesday the alliance should consider what weaponry it could provide so Ukraine can better combat a pro-Moscow insurgency. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    ‘Art Silos’ Rise In The Harbor Of Catania, Sicily
    May04

    ‘Art Silos’ Rise In The Harbor Of Catania, Sicily

    They’ve been here since the 1950s, these silos for wheat and corn on the harbor of Catania on the east coast of the island of Sicily at the foot of Mount Etna. Twenty-eight meters tall and facing the Ionian Sea, they are now some of the largest canvasses in Italy by a small group of international and local street artists.Interesni Kazki....

    NATO’s New Commander: Ready To Fight If Deterrence Fails
    May04

    NATO’s New Commander: Ready To Fight If Deterrence Fails

    NATO’s new supreme commander, General Curtis Scaparrotti, says Russia’s aggressive behavior must be met by force should deterrence fail. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia says bolstering forces to counter NATO
    May04

    Russia says bolstering forces to counter NATO

    Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures after speaking to the media after his marathon call-in TV show in Moscow, Russia, on Thursday, April 14, 2016. (Source: AP) Russia’s defence minister said on Wednesday that Moscow will set up three new divisions in the west and south of the country by the end of the year to counter NATO forces close...

    Russia says bolstering army to opposite NATO
    May04

    Russia says bolstering army to opposite NATO

    PHOTO: Yahoo MOSCOW: Russia’s counterclaim apportion pronounced Wednesday that Moscow will set adult 3 new groups in a west and south of a nation by a finish of a year to opposite NATO army tighten to a border. “The counterclaim method is holding a operation of measures with a aim of tackling a rave of NATO army in tighten vicinity to...