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    UN urges inspection of Russian aid trucks for Ukraine
    Mar04

    UN urges inspection of Russian aid trucks for Ukraine

    Thousands of tons of ‘humanitarian aid’ trucks enter Ukraine from Russia, but there is no inspection of their contents, UN official says …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Where Have You Gone, Harry Truman?
    Mar04

    Where Have You Gone, Harry Truman?

    LONDON–Seventy years ago this week, in a quiet corner of Iran, the Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union began in earnest over a missed deadline. For four years, American, British, and Soviet troops had been stationed in Iran, invited by the government there to help protect Persian oil fields from Hitler’s army. But...

    The Atlantic Daily: Refugee Crisis, GOP vs. GOP, EPA and SCOTUS
    Mar04

    The Atlantic Daily: Refugee Crisis, GOP vs. GOP, EPA and SCOTUS

    Alexandros Avramidis / ReutersWhat We’re Following: A Sobering Warning From Europe Donald Tusk, the European Council’s president, warned would-be economic illegal migrants against making the life-threatening journey to European countries. “It is all for nothing,” he said. The plea comes as Europe is struggling with the influx of more...

    ‘Real progress’ needed in Ukraine says France, Germany
    Mar04

    ‘Real progress’ needed in Ukraine says France, Germany

    With the Minsk accord more than a year old, France and Germany says little has been done to implement it. Although violence has wound down, social and economic reforms remain neglected, said Berlin. …read more Source:...

    ‘Real progress’ needed in Ukraine says France, Germany
    Mar04

    ‘Real progress’ needed in Ukraine says France, Germany

    With the Minsk accord more than a year old, France and Germany says little has been done to implement it. Although violence has wound down, social and economic reforms remain neglected, said Berlin. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Pilot: ‘You’re all f—ing idiots’
    Mar03

    Pilot: ‘You’re all f—ing idiots’

    THE trial of a Ukrainian military pilot in connection with the deaths of two Russian journalists has been adjourned amid a furious exchange. …read more Source:...

    China’s Crimea
    Mar03

    China’s Crimea

    Chinas latest provocative move in the South China Sea was against a bare outcropping called Jackson Atoll. …read more Source: The Daily...

    The US Air Force is willing to spend $738 million to solve one of America’s biggest rocket problems
    Mar03

    The US Air Force is willing to spend $738 million to solve one of America’s biggest rocket problems

    Win McNamee/Getty ImagesFor the last decade, Russian-made engines have been propelling US national security satellites into space. While this has proven to be a good approach in the past, the time has come for a new breed of rocket engine that’s American-made. On Feb. 29, the US Air Force — who runs the national security launch missions —...

    France, Germany demand ‘real progress’ on Ukraine peace talks (AFP)
    Mar03

    France, Germany demand ‘real progress’ on Ukraine peace talks (AFP)

    Paris (AFP) – France and Germany expect “real progress” from Ukraine and Russia on resolving the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said Thursday ahead of talks between the four countries in Paris. …read more Source: The West...

    Kazakhstan’s Ethnic Russians Get Restless
    Mar03

    Kazakhstan’s Ethnic Russians Get Restless

    Westerners are used to hearing about Kazakhstan from a certain comedian, but the Central Asia country may soon become a hot topic for serious reasons. People are starting to worry that Kazakhstan, which is home to millions of ethnic Russians, might be the next Ukraine. Reuters: There is no separatist rebellion in northern Kazakhstan, but the...