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    Ukraine Warns It May Stop Buying Russian Gas Next Year
    Nov04

    Ukraine Warns It May Stop Buying Russian Gas Next Year

    Ukrainian authorities said they will buy natural gas from Russia until the end of the year, but will purchase all Ukraine’s gas from Europe in the first quarter of 2016 if Russia does not offer a competitive price. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Djokovic downs Bellucci to reach third round in Paris
    Nov04

    Djokovic downs Bellucci to reach third round in Paris

    Ivo Karlovic of Croatia reacts after winning his match against Switzerland’s Stan Wawrinka at the Swiss Indoors ATP men’s tennis tournament in Basel, Switzerland October 28, 2015. REUTERS PARIS: World number one Novak Djokovic was given a decent workout by Brazilian Thomaz Bellucci as he opened his Paris Masters campaign with a 7-5...

    US, Russian fighters communicate over Syria in test: Pentagon
    Nov04

    US, Russian fighters communicate over Syria in test: Pentagon

    US and Russian fighter pilots communicated directly in the skies over Syria on Wednesday in a successful test of new procedures for avoiding incidents as they pursue separate air campaigns, the Pentagon said. Navy Captain Jeff Davis said the test, carried out between one aircraft from each side over south central Syria, lasted three minutes and...

    Inside the Pentagon’s fight over Russia
    Nov04

    Inside the Pentagon’s fight over Russia

    For those villagers eagerly snapping pictures on the side of a road in the Czech Republic in late September, the appearance of the line of U.S. “Stryker” armored fighting vehicles must have seemed more like a parade than a large-scale military operation. The movement of some 500-plus soldiers of the 2nd Cavalry Regiment from Vilsack in Bavaria to...

    My starring role in Russian propaganda
    Nov04

    My starring role in Russian propaganda

    PARIS — Early one morning a few weeks ago, my phone started to ring like crazy. Every few minutes, messages from colleagues all over the world flashed on the screen: “Is it true?”; “Did he really say that?”; “Can you confirm?”; “Will you go on air for us?” they asked. I was surprised, and confused — I was on vacation and had not recorded an...

    Russian Propaganda: ‘The Weaponization of Information’
    Nov04

    Russian Propaganda: ‘The Weaponization of Information’

    When a Russian news outlet edited the U.S. ambassador into a picture of an opposition rally, the U.S. Embassy countered by editing the ambassador into a series of improbable photos — for instance, on the moon and at an ice hockey rink. The idea was to show that the original photo was propaganda, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Benjamin Ziff...

    U.S. Official: Countering Kremlin Propaganda Is Long-Term Effort
    Nov04

    U.S. Official: Countering Kremlin Propaganda Is Long-Term Effort

    A State Department official said U.S. efforts to counter misinformation and propaganda generated by the Kremlin will be a long-term effort that includes bolstering independent media in Eastern Europe and Eurasia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine probes ‘sniper attack’ on top prosecutor
    Nov04

    Ukraine probes ‘sniper attack’ on top prosecutor

    KIEV: Ukraine on Tuesday launched a criminal probe into an alleged sniper attack on a top prosecutor who had been probing President Petro Poroshenko’s main political and business foes. The reported assassination bid would mark yet another unwanted political conflict in a crisis-hit country whose 18-month eastern pro-Russian revolt has...

    Russia – impolite to begin U.N. chief race without Ukraine, others
    Nov04

    Russia – impolite to begin U.N. chief race without Ukraine, others

    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Russia said on Tuesday it does not want to offend Ukraine and other recently elected United Nations Security Council members by officially launching the race for a new secretary-general before the Jan. 1 start of their council terms. …read more Source: The...

    Russia – impolite to begin UN chief race without Ukraine, others
    Nov04

    Russia – impolite to begin UN chief race without Ukraine, others

    Russia said on Tuesday it does not want to offend Ukraine and other recently elected United Nations Security Council members by officially launching the race for a new secretary-general before the Jan. 1 start of their council terms. …read more Source: Channel...