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    Putin moves into Syria, Obama into Eastern Europe: Brian Stewart
    Feb10

    Putin moves into Syria, Obama into Eastern Europe: Brian Stewart

    Lost in the media focus on Syria was the fact that the U.S. just upped its NATO spending and added a brigade worth of armour to Eastern Europe. It’s not checkmate, Vladimir Putin, but big pieces are being moved around, Brian Stewart writes. …read more Source:...

    Three killed as minivan hits landmine at Ukrainian checkpoint in Donbass
    Feb10

    Three killed as minivan hits landmine at Ukrainian checkpoint in Donbass

    Photo: Mikhail Sokolov/TASS Three people were killed when a minivan carrying civilians was blown up by a landmine at a Ukrainian checkpoint near the contact line early on Wednesday, the speaker of the Donbass special operation, Andrey Zadubinny, has said, TASS reports. “There were five people in the Volkswagen Transporter car (minivan) that...

    Ukraine working groups reconvene for talks in Minsk
    Feb10

    Ukraine working groups reconvene for talks in Minsk

    “The next meeting of the contact group is planned for 10 February but the Foreign Ministers of the Normandy Format may gather for a meeting at this time too. Therefore, I cannot say exactly,” the OSCE representative said. …read more Source:...

    The temple-well at Gurlo village
    Feb10

    The temple-well at Gurlo village

    We found out about the “temple-well” near Gurlo village near Pernik from mountain guide Stanoy Arabadjiev who has been endeavouring to spark interest in Bulgarian antiquities. To enter, we had to clear the thicket that was hiding it from view. The well is said to be a temple to the Sumerian god Enki. It was discovered in 1971 by archaeologist...

    US spy chiefs predict Syria, Ukraine wars to drag on
    Feb10

    US spy chiefs predict Syria, Ukraine wars to drag on

    The Syria war will get worse in 2016 and the Ukraine war won’t end, US intelligence chiefs have said, in what one of them called a “litany of doom.” …read more Source:...

    Ukraine sought Fayad’s release from Czech custody – press
    Feb10

    Ukraine sought Fayad’s release from Czech custody – press

    Prague – The Ukrainian embassy in Prague previously sought the release of Ali Fayad, a Lebanese with Ukrainian nationality, from a Czech custody prison where he was waiting for Prague’s decision… …read more Source: České...

    Dear Madeleine Albright and Gloria Steinem: Feminism demands we reject America’s deadly imperialism
    Feb10

    Dear Madeleine Albright and Gloria Steinem: Feminism demands we reject America’s deadly imperialism

    Two powerful backers of Hillary Clinton attracted headlines—and outrage—this weekend when they uttered sweeping statements under the banner of “feminism,” calling on young women to back the former Secretary of State’s presidential bid. Madeleine Albright, the first woman to serve as U.S. Secretary of Sate, introduced Clinton in New...

    U.S. vs the World? Women as Top Political Leaders
    Feb10

    U.S. vs the World? Women as Top Political Leaders

    By Tara SonenshineTo this day, most prime ministers and presidents are men. Women are not even close, despite some progress.International Women’s Day is coming up. Reason enough to reflect on the political power of women in top posts in countries around the world. Scorecards matter. This is especially true with regard to the United States,...

    Ukraine’s contact group meeting in Minsk postponed
    Feb10

    Ukraine’s contact group meeting in Minsk postponed

    The meeting of the contact group is likely to take place after the talks of the Normandy Four ministers of foreign affairs in Munich. …read more Source:...

    Intelligence officials: IS determined to strike US this year
    Feb10

    Intelligence officials: IS determined to strike US this year

    Worldwide threat: Director of National Intelligence James Clapper testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, before a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on worldwide threats. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)Leaders of the Islamic State are determined to strike targets in the United States this year, senior U.S. intelligence...