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    Syria and Ukraine on agenda for Kerry at Putin meeting – but Kremlin holds the upper hand
    Mar23

    Syria and Ukraine on agenda for Kerry at Putin meeting – but Kremlin holds the upper hand

    US Secretary of State John Kerry heads to Moscow this week for talks with President Vladimir Putin, hoping to build momentum for peace in Syria after a partial Russian withdrawal and to restore a fragmenting ceasefire in Ukraine. …read more Source: South China Morning...

    Jury Rigging of Competitions Is So Rife That It’s Funny in the Former Soviet Union
    Mar23

    Jury Rigging of Competitions Is So Rife That It’s Funny in the Former Soviet Union

    Image: Court. Stock Photo. Pixabay.com It’s no secret that corruption is rampant in most countries in the former Soviet Union. What usually comes to mind when we think of such graft is monetary gain: an official getting a bribe in return for his signature on a building permit, for example. But corruption in the region doesn’t always...

    Obama’s Devastating Cuts in Missile Defense
    Mar23

    Obama’s Devastating Cuts in Missile Defense

    The Ballistic Missile Defense System is a key part of our nation’s overall missile defense program. It is described by the Department of Defense as “an integrated, ‘layered’ architecture that provides multiple opportunities to destroy missiles and their warheads before they can reach their targets.” The system is “designed to counter...

    Russian court sentences Ukrainian pilot Savchenko for allegedly killing reporters
    Mar23

    Russian court sentences Ukrainian pilot Savchenko for allegedly killing reporters

    A Russian court on Tuesday sentenced Ukrainian military pilot Nadezhda Savchenko to 22 years in prison over the killing of two journalists, a ruling that will exacerbate Moscow’s feud with Kiev and the West. Judge Leonid Stepanenko found the 34-year-old guilty of involvement in the 2014 shelling of the Russian state television reporters in...

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko handed 22-year jail term
    Mar23

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko handed 22-year jail term

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    John Kerry heading to Russia for Syria talks
    Mar23

    John Kerry heading to Russia for Syria talks

    Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Moscow for talks on Ukraine and Syria as the terrorist attacks in Brussels underscored the urgency of fighting the Islamic State group. …read more Source: CTV...

    Kerry to meet Putin to push peace in Syria, Ukraine
    Mar23

    Kerry to meet Putin to push peace in Syria, Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AFP) – US Secretary of State John Kerry heads to Moscow this week for talks with President Vladimir Putin, hoping to build momentum for peace in Syria after a partial Russian withdrawal and to restore a fragmenting ceasefire in Ukraine.But few experts expect Washingtons top diplomat to make much headway with a Kremlin that has...

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks after Brussels attacks
    Mar23

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks after Brussels attacks

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Moscow for talks on Ukraine and Syria as Tuesday’s terrorist attacks in Brussels underscored the urgency of fighting the Islamic State group. …read more Source: U.S....

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks after Brussels attacks
    Mar23

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks after Brussels attacks

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Moscow for talks on Ukraine and Syria as the terrorist attacks in Brussels underscored …read more Source: Taiwan...

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks after Brussels attacks
    Mar23

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks after Brussels attacks

    Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Moscow for talks on Ukraine and Syria as the terrorist attacks in Brussels underscored the urgency of fighting the Islamic State group. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...