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    Can the Pentagon Kick Its Russian Rocket Addiction?
    Jan28

    Can the Pentagon Kick Its Russian Rocket Addiction?

    Dave Majumdar Security, “It is morally outrageous and strategically foolish to ask American taxpayers to subsidize Russia’s military industrial base.” The United States Air Force relies on Russian-built rocket engines to lift many of its heaviest satellites into space. While that arrangement was working well in the years...

    Clinton’s “Non-Intervention” Pandering
    Jan28

    Clinton’s “Non-Intervention” Pandering

    Michael Crowley reports on Hillary Clinton’s attempt to obscure her hawkish foreign policy record: As she makes a closing pitch that emphasizes her foreign policy chops, Clinton tends to gloss over the more hawkish episodes from her past. Asked by an Iowa voter at Monday’s forum to place her interventionist instincts on a scale of 1...

    Dion heading to Ukraine amid Conservative attacks on Russia policy
    Jan28

    Dion heading to Ukraine amid Conservative attacks on Russia policy

    Stéphane Dion announced the trip as he faced a barrage of criticism from Opposition Conservatives about his decision to engage Russia more broadly. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Ukraine Expects to Restore Control over Rebel East This Year
    Jan27

    Ukraine Expects to Restore Control over Rebel East This Year

    Ukraine’s president on Thursday said he expects the separatist-held eastern Ukraine to fall back under government control before the year’s end.A military conflict between government forces and Russia-backed rebels has killed more than 9,000 people and left parts of the… …read more Source:...

    Goodbye Lenin: Kiev nationalists blow up statues
    Jan27

    Goodbye Lenin: Kiev nationalists blow up statues

    Vladimir Lenin has suffered a second blow in less than a week after saboteurs tried to blow up the Russian… …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine in the grip of deadly flu epidemic
    Jan27

    Ukraine in the grip of deadly flu epidemic

    * At least 83 Ukrainians have died * Millions affected across eastern Europe * Swine flu one of three strains involved Flu epidemic sweeps… …read more Source:...

    Dion to travel to Ukraine as Conservatives renew attacks on Russia policy
    Jan27

    Dion to travel to Ukraine as Conservatives renew attacks on Russia policy

    Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion is travelling to Ukraine this weekend to express Canada’s support for the eastern European country that lost the Crimean Peninsula to Russia in 2014. Dion announced the trip in the House of Commons today as he faced a barrage of criticism from Opposition Conservatives about his decision to engage...

    Dion to travel to Ukraine as Conservatives renew attacks on Russia policy
    Jan27

    Dion to travel to Ukraine as Conservatives renew attacks on Russia policy

    Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion is travelling to Ukraine this weekend to express Canada’s support for the eastern European country that lost the Crimean Peninsula to Russia in 2014. Dion announced the trip in the House of Commons today as he faced a barrage of criticism from Opposition Conservatives about his decision to engage...

    Headquarters of the Lithuanian-Polish-Ukrainian Brigade Inaugurated in Lublin
    Jan27

    Headquarters of the Lithuanian-Polish-Ukrainian Brigade Inaugurated in Lublin

    Minister of National Defence of Lithuania and his Polish and Ukrainian counterparts, inaugurated headquarters of the joint Lithuanian-Polish-Ukrainian Brigade (LITPOLUKBRIG) at a ceremony in Lublin The post Headquarters of the Lithuanian-Polish-Ukrainian Brigade Inaugurated in Lublin appeared first on The Baltic Review. …read more Source:...

    Russian lawmaker blames ‘American bacteriological warfare’ for deadly swine flu outbreak
    Jan27

    Russian lawmaker blames ‘American bacteriological warfare’ for deadly swine flu outbreak

    A Russian lawmaker has laid the blame for a deadly outbreak of the H1N1 flu strain spreading across Eastern Europe on the country’s Cold War foe, the United States. Vadim Solovyov, a member of the Communist Party of Russia, told Russian News Service radio in Moscow that America is waging a “bacteriological war” against Russia,...