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    New Ukrainian Police Banned from Using Russian Social Networks
    Nov24

    New Ukrainian Police Banned from Using Russian Social Networks

    No more VK or Odnokklassniki for Ukraine’s patrol police, pictured here on their first day of work in Kyiv in July 2015. Photo by Oleksandr Ratushniak for Demotix. Members of Ukraine’s new patrol police force make frequent appearances on social media—in fact, their penchant for posing for selfies and featuring in testimonials on...

    Defence review: what is Britain’s place in the world?
    Nov24

    Defence review: what is Britain’s place in the world?

    David Cameron (centre) visits the Royal Air Force station RAF Northolt, in west London. © Justin Tallis/PA Wire/Press Association Images Despite some recent evidence to the contrary, the British have a vocation for strategy. We did not outfight Germany twice in the 20th Century; we did, though, make better use of intelligence and industrial...

    Mourinho: Chelsea confidence growing after dismal start
    Nov24

    Mourinho: Chelsea confidence growing after dismal start

    "We haven't qualified yet but we are OK, everything is in our hands. If we play like we have been doing we can win," Mourinho added. Chelsea are growing in confidence after a poor start to the season and optimistic for Champions League qualification ahead of Tuesday’s tie against last-placed Maccabi Tel Aviv in Israel,...

    Situation Report: Turkey downs Russian jet; the Dutch and Brits mull striking Syria; details of the U.S. role in the Saudi bombing campaign in Yemen; U.S. Special Ops arrive in Ukraine; and lots more
    Nov24

    Situation Report: Turkey downs Russian jet; the Dutch and Brits mull striking Syria; details of the U.S. role in the Saudi bombing campaign in Yemen; U.S. Special Ops arrive in Ukraine; and lots more

    By Paul McLeary with Adam Rawnsley BREAKING: Turkey shot down a Russian jet it says violated Turkish airspace on Tuesday, after Turkish officials say they warned the jet to turn around “10 times within five minutes” when it strayed into Turkish airspace. The Russian Ministry of Defense confirmed that one of its jets was shot … …read...

    Ukraine bans cargo shipments to Crimea amid power blackout
    Nov24

    Ukraine bans cargo shipments to Crimea amid power blackout

    Ed AdamczykKIEV, Ukraine, Nov. 24 (UPI) — Ukraine began a trade boycott of Crimea, as a power blackout in Crimea, caused by the sabotage of the Ukrainian electricity grid, continues. …read more Source: United Press...

    Main French opposition calls for end to EU embargo on Russia
    Nov24

    Main French opposition calls for end to EU embargo on Russia

    France’s main opposition party, The Republicans, on Tuesday called on President Francois Hollande to push for an end to the European Union sanctions on Russia over its activities in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Main French opposition calls for end to EU embargo on Russia
    Nov24

    Main French opposition calls for end to EU embargo on Russia

    France’s main opposition party, The Republicans, Tuesday called on President Francois Hollande to push for an end to the European Union sanctions on Russia over its activities in Ukraine …read more Source: The Daily...

    ERR in Moscow: Ukraine crisis now secondary, Russia believes
    Nov24

    ERR in Moscow: Ukraine crisis now secondary, Russia believes

    According to Moscow, the question of the Ukraine crisis is now in the background after a string of terror attacks and Russia’s involvement in Syria. …read more Source:...

    Czech police detain almost 7700 illegal foreigners in 2015
    Nov24

    Czech police detain almost 7700 illegal foreigners in 2015

    Prague – The police detained 7697 migrants in the past ten months of 2015, mostly Syrian citizens, followed by Ukrainians, Afghans, Kuwaitis and Iraqis, which is 3773 more than during the same period… …read more Source: České...

    Poland Repatriates Ethnic Poles From Conflict-Torn Eastern Ukraine
    Nov24

    Poland Repatriates Ethnic Poles From Conflict-Torn Eastern Ukraine

    A group of ethnic Poles from Ukraine’s conflict-torn eastern region of Donetsk has arrived in Poland. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...