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    Ukrainian Army Says Two Soldiers Killed By Separatists
    Mar05

    Ukrainian Army Says Two Soldiers Killed By Separatists

    The Ukrainian Army says two of its soldiers have been killed in clashes with pro-Russian separatists controlling swathes of eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Two Kiev soldiers killed in east Ukraine fighting: spokesman
    Mar05

    Two Kiev soldiers killed in east Ukraine fighting: spokesman

    Two Ukrainian soldiers were killed in clashes between pro-Russian rebels and government forces over the past 24 hours, a military spokesman in Kiev said Saturday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine Peace Process Flounders
    Mar05

    Ukraine Peace Process Flounders

    STATE DEPARTMENT – There has been no breakthrough in the latest diplomatic attempt to implement a peace deal in eastern Ukraine, but observers say the so-called Minsk agreements are not “dead” yet. I …read more Source: Big News...

    Svitolina, Bouchard head to Malaysian Open final
    Mar05

    Svitolina, Bouchard head to Malaysian Open final

    KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) – Second seed Elina Svitolina will square off against sixth seed Eugenie Bouchard in the Malaysian Open final Sunday after both won their semi-final matches in straight sets.Svitolina, ranked 19th in the world, easily dispatched Chinas Lin Zhu 6-3, 6-3 in the first semi-final match which only lasted about an hour on...

    EU Extends Sanctions Against Yanukovych, 15 Associates
    Mar05

    EU Extends Sanctions Against Yanukovych, 15 Associates

    The European Union has extended an asset freeze against former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and 15 of his close associates for alleged misappropriation of state funds. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Enough: NATO should stop feeding the Russian troll
    Mar05

    Enough: NATO should stop feeding the Russian troll

    For many years NATO attempted to use dialogue as the basis for its partnership with Russia. The Alliance operated in the spirit of trust and transparency. But this trust was, too often, abused: Russia disregarded the principles laid down in the 1997 NATO–Russia Founding Act; withdrew from the Conventional Forces in Europe Treaty; violated the...

    Rangoon’s Rare International Cuisines
    Mar05

    Rangoon’s Rare International Cuisines

    A vendor sorts sausages at a stand in Vienna, Austria. Similar German sausages are now available at Mahlzeit restaurant in Rangoon. (Photo: Herwig Prammer / Reuters) RANGOON — Asian cuisines from China, Japan, Korea, Thailand and India are not considered unconventional among food lovers in Rangoon. But German, Russian and Mediterranean dishes...

    A Ukrainian plane company is threatening to overtake defense giant Lockheed Martin
    Mar05

    A Ukrainian plane company is threatening to overtake defense giant Lockheed Martin

    Liz Kaszynski/Lockheed MartinUkraine has lost Crimea, and much of its eastern border region as well, to invading troops from Russia. But could this beleaguered country soon book a win in the airplane market? Several recent news items suggest that it could — and that it could do this at Lockheed Martin’s expense. Last month, we relayed to...

    The US Air Force is losing ground to Russia and China
    Mar05

    The US Air Force is losing ground to Russia and China

    via U.S. Air ForceThe Air Force’s top general is warning Congress that one day soon the U.S. might not be able to keep pace with Russia and China when it comes to producing and fielding next-generation fighter jets. In two Capitol Hill appearances this week, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh sounded the alarm about the advancements...

    Ukraine Peace Process Flounders
    Mar05

    Ukraine Peace Process Flounders

    There has been no breakthrough in the latest diplomatic attempt to implement a peace deal in eastern Ukraine, but observers say the so-called Minsk agreements are not “dead” yet. In Paris on Thursday, foreign ministers from France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine — the so-called Normandy Format — tried to get the peace process back on...