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    Slovenia invites Putin to WWI event despite EU tensions (AFP)
    Mar14

    Slovenia invites Putin to WWI event despite EU tensions (AFP)

    Ljubljana (AFP) – Slovenia said on Monday it has invited Russian President Vladimir Putin to attend a World War I commemoration event in spite of Western sanctions imposed on Moscow over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukrainian President Mulling Candidates for Prime Minister
    Mar14

    Ukrainian President Mulling Candidates for Prime Minister

    Ukraine’s president is considering the country’s finance minister as a possible replacement for embattled Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk amid talks to end a drawn-out political crisis.President Petro Poroshenko’s spokesman, Svyatoslav Tsegolko, said Monday on Facebook… …read more Source:...

    The ‘Credibility’ Argument Isn’t Credible
    Mar14

    The ‘Credibility’ Argument Isn’t Credible

    Stephen Sestanovich offers up a remarkably bad defense of the importance of “credibility”: A great power values credibility so opponents know not to challenge its interests. That’s why Susan Rice, his own national-security adviser, said the damage done by backtracking on the “red line” would be severe. Has it been? Obama says no, but surely...

    Proximity along contact line in east Ukraine raises violence risks – OSCE
    Mar14

    Proximity along contact line in east Ukraine raises violence risks – OSCE

    International monitors want Ukrainian government forces and Russia-backed separatists to pull further apart along the line of contact in east Ukraine, a senior official with Europe’s main security and rights watchdog said on Monday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia Looks to Off-Load Lethal New Frigates to India
    Mar14

    Russia Looks to Off-Load Lethal New Frigates to India

    Dave Majumdar Security, “We’re holding talks on the possibility of selling these frigates to the Indian side.” Russia is hoping to sell three of its six planned Project 11356-class frigates to India. Moscow is hoping to rid itself of those ships because of their Ukrainian-built engines. The Russian Navy commissioned the first Project...

    Proximity along contact line in east Ukraine raises violence risks – OSCE
    Mar14

    Proximity along contact line in east Ukraine raises violence risks – OSCE

    BERLIN (Reuters) – International monitors want Ukrainian government forces and Russia-backed separatists to pull further apart along the line of contact in east Ukraine, a senior official with Europe’s main security and rights watchdog said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Proximity along contact line in east Ukraine raises violence risks: OSCE
    Mar14

    Proximity along contact line in east Ukraine raises violence risks: OSCE

    BERLIN (Reuters) – International monitors want Ukrainian government forces and Russia-backed separatists to pull further apart along the line of contact in east Ukraine, a senior official with Europe’s main security and rights watchdog said on Monday. …read more Source:...

    Flattop Faceoff: China’s Pride vs. America’s Arrogance
    Mar14

    Flattop Faceoff: China’s Pride vs. America’s Arrogance

    Peter Navarro Security, Asia Is Beijing’s aircraft carrier something to be concerned about? In Defense Report, Stewart Webb writes, “Anonymous sources within the U.S. Navy’s senior command have revealed that the U.S. is not concerned over any immediate threat from the introduction of China’s latest aircraft carrier in the...

    Ukrainian president mulling candidates for prime minister
    Mar14

    Ukrainian president mulling candidates for prime minister

    Ukraine’s president is considering the country’s finance minister as a possible replacement for embattled Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk amid talks to end a drawn-out political crisis. …read more Source: FOX...

    Proximity along contact line in east Ukraine raises violence risks: OSCE
    Mar14

    Proximity along contact line in east Ukraine raises violence risks: OSCE

    International monitors want Ukrainian government forces and Russia-backed separatists to pull further apart along the line of contact in east Ukraine, a senior official with Europe’s main security and rights watchdog said Monday …read more Source: The Daily...