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    US refuses to reveal details shared with Dutch investigators over MH-17
    Mar04

    US refuses to reveal details shared with Dutch investigators over MH-17

    WASHINGTON – The US State Department has declined to answer questions about what information Washington may have shared with the Dutch authorities in the MH-17 probe, the Russia Today channel reported on Friday. Malaysia Airlines Flight MH-17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine on July 17, 2014, killing all 298 on board, most of them...

    Ukrainian pilot to tell Russian court: Free me or watch me starve to death
    Mar04

    Ukrainian pilot to tell Russian court: Free me or watch me starve to death

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A Ukrainian woman pilot on trial in Russia over the killing of two Russian journalists plans to tell a court to release her within 10 days of pronouncing its verdict or she will starve herself to death. …read more Source:...

    Making The World Safe For Dictators
    Mar04

    Making The World Safe For Dictators

    Russia’s re-escalation in the Donbas this week illustrates that Ukraine and Syria are two fronts in the same war Vladimir Putin is waging on the West, says Power Vertical blogger Brian Whitmore. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    What the untold Soviet history of “Red Africa” reveals about the racism of modern Russia
    Mar04

    What the untold Soviet history of “Red Africa” reveals about the racism of modern Russia

    Artists are attempting to resurrect a piece of cultural history that has been buried, but also highlight the difficulty experienced by black people in Putin’s Russia. Modern Russia has a reputation for being racist. And for good reason. The number of racist acts committed by Russian football fans doubled last season, according to...

    Paris talks on Ukraine yield no results
    Mar04

    Paris talks on Ukraine yield no results

    The foreign ministers of Russia and Ukraine have failed to reach an agreement on resolving the ongoing crisis in east Ukraine.According to Press TV, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov met with his Ukrainian counterpart Pavlo Klimkin along with French and German foreign ministers in the French capital, Paris, on Thursday to discuss the...

    Families of missing MH370 passengers sue airline as deadline nears
    Mar04

    Families of missing MH370 passengers sue airline as deadline nears

    The families of 12 passengers aboard missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 filed suits against the airline on Friday before a two-year deadline for legal action expires. MH370 disappeared en route to Beijing on March 8, 2014, with 239 passengers and crew on board. Multiple suits have been filed in the United States, Australian, Chinese and...

    Russia is concerned by North Korea’s readiness to use nuclear weapons
    Mar04

    Russia is concerned by North Korea’s readiness to use nuclear weapons

    KCNA/ReutersMOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia is seriously worried by North Korea’s declared readiness to use its nuclear weapons, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Friday. “This raises pretty serious concerns,” Peskov told a teleconference with journalists. “We hope that all countries in the region will maintain...

    MH 370: Families of 12 passengers on Flight 370 file lawsuits
    Mar04

    MH 370: Families of 12 passengers on Flight 370 file lawsuits

    In this Tuesday, April 8, 2014, photo, a relative of passengers onboard the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 that vanished exactly one month ago, waits for a briefing to start at a conference room of a hotel in Beijing. As the two-year anniversary of the disappearance of Flight 370 approaches, the situation would seem decidedly grim. The underwater...

    Brussels chief Juncker again warns Dutch about referendum ‘no’ vote
    Mar04

    Brussels chief Juncker again warns Dutch about referendum ‘no’ vote

    If the Netherlands rejects the EU treaty with Ukraine at next month’s referendum it will have disastrous consequences for Europe… …read more Source:...

    Lavrov says ‘no consensus’ over polls in rebel east Ukraine (AFP)
    Mar04

    Lavrov says ‘no consensus’ over polls in rebel east Ukraine (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said that “no consensus” has been reached over the timing of polls in rebel-held east Ukraine, after France and Germany pushed for elections to be held by the end of July. …read more Source: The West...