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    Airline industry seeks better information on conflict zones
    Oct26

    Airline industry seeks better information on conflict zones

    DUBLIN (Reuters) – The aviation industry is still struggling to gain better access to information on conflict zones, more than a year after the downing of a passenger plane over eastern Ukraine last year. …read more Source: The...

    Airline industry seeks better information on conflict zones
    Oct26

    Airline industry seeks better information on conflict zones

    DUBLIN (Reuters) – The aviation industry is still struggling to gain better access to information on conflict zones, more than a year after the downing of a passenger plane over eastern Ukraine last year. …read more Source:...

    Exit polls in Ukraine local elections show east-west split
    Oct26

    Exit polls in Ukraine local elections show east-west split

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – Four exit polls from Ukraine’s local elections released Monday indicated the governing coalition would retain its dominant position in the west and center of the country despite widespread disappointment with the government of President Petro Poroshenko. …read more Source: The China...

    Russian navy holds drills to ‘repel strikes’ on Crimea
    Oct26

    Russian navy holds drills to ‘repel strikes’ on Crimea

    Russian military forces have staged a navy exercise off the coast of the city of Sevastopol in the Black Sea Crimean peninsula to “thwart any possible aggression by the West.” “Today and tomorrow ships… will practice the organization of repelling strikes by the enemy from the air in the Black Sea fleet’s naval range...

    Russia reportedly just sent its version of Delta Force to Syria
    Oct26

    Russia reportedly just sent its version of Delta Force to Syria

    Russia has confirmed sending special forces troops to Syria over the past few weeks to support its mission backing the government of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. “The special forces were pulled out of Ukraine and sent to Syria,“ a Russian Ministry of Defense official told the WSJ. The...

    PAH expands Ukraine aid
    Oct26

    PAH expands Ukraine aid

    The Polish Humanitarian Action (PAH) has expanded its aid to civilians who are victims of the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Chewbacca arrested at Odessa polling station – video
    Oct26

    Chewbacca arrested at Odessa polling station – video

    The Star Wars character is detained at a polling station in Odessa on Sunday, when local elections were taking place across Ukraine. The man inside the costume was held for the ‘administrative offence’ of not being able to produce ID and was also fined 170 hryvnia (£5). He was reportedly apprehended when lending support to Darth...

    Syria’s Transition: Rise of Putin as Leader in Global War on Terrorism
    Oct26

    Syria’s Transition: Rise of Putin as Leader in Global War on Terrorism

    Co-authored by William Witenberg a contemporary artist focused on abstract painting As the bloodshed and sorrow continue in Syria, Obama and Putin are unable to come up with a mutually acceptable way to resolve the problems, that are forcing mass migration out of Syria and into Europe, seemly endless senseless deaths, and the rise of the...

    EU suffers major court defeat on Ukraine sanctions
    Oct26

    EU suffers major court defeat on Ukraine sanctions

    The General Court of the European Union on Monday annulled European sanctions against a Ukrainian oligarch, harshly criticizing the evidence relied on by European countries and delivering a blow to the bloc’s fledgling sanctions regime. The court struck down a March 2014 decision by the Council that froze the assets of Andriy Portnov. The...

    Ukraine ex-adviser wins EU court case against sanctions
    Oct26

    Ukraine ex-adviser wins EU court case against sanctions

    A former adviser to ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich scored a legal victory over the European Union on Monday when an EU court ruled that the bloc had been wrong to freeze his assets. …read more Source: Channel...