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    Ukraine Starts Pull-Back of Tanks, Light Artillery in East: Military
    Oct05

    Ukraine Starts Pull-Back of Tanks, Light Artillery in East: Military

    Ukraine has started withdrawing tanks and light artillery from the frontline in the eastern region of Luhansk in line with an agreement with Russian-backed separatists, Kiev’s military said on Monday. …read more Source:...

    Syria airstrike: NATO criticises ‘unacceptable’ Russian incursion into Turkish airspace
    Oct05

    Syria airstrike: NATO criticises ‘unacceptable’ Russian incursion into Turkish airspace

    Russian war planes and those of the United States and its allies are now flying combat missions over the same country for the first time since World War Two, with Moscow repeatedly targeting insurgents trained and armed by Washington’s allies. (Source: AP file photo) The United States and its NATO allies denounced Russia on Monday for...

    Smaller-Caliber Weapons Being Withdrawn From East Ukraine Front Line
    Oct05

    Smaller-Caliber Weapons Being Withdrawn From East Ukraine Front Line

    Ukrainian government forces and Russian-backed separatists have started withdrawing small-caliber weapons from the front line. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    US Defense Chief: Russia Has ’Losing Strategy’ in Syria
    Oct05

    US Defense Chief: Russia Has ’Losing Strategy’ in Syria

    US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Monday that Russia is pursuing a “losing strategy” in Syria and that it must live up to its commitments in Ukraine. …read more Source: Al-Manar...

    Ukraine starts pull-back of tanks, light artillery in east
    Oct05

    Ukraine starts pull-back of tanks, light artillery in east

    Ukraine has started withdrawing tanks and light artillery from the front line in the eastern region of Luhansk in line with an agreement with Russian-backed separatists, Kiev’s military said on Monday. Ukraine and separatist leaders agreed last week to extend a pull-back of weapons in eastern Ukraine, which rebels said could mean an ‘end to...

    NATO denounces “unacceptable” Russian incursion into Turkey in Syria air war (Update 2)
    Oct05

    NATO denounces “unacceptable” Russian incursion into Turkey in Syria air war (Update 2)

    By Ayla Jean Yackley and Humeyra Pamuk The United States and its NATO allies denounced Russia on Monday for violating Turkish air space along the frontier with Syria, and Ankara threatened to respond if provoked again, raising the prospect of direct confrontation between the Cold War enemies. NATO summoned the ambassadors of its 28 member states...

    Obama Is Willing to Put Our National Security at Risk With a Veto
    Oct05

    Obama Is Willing to Put Our National Security at Risk With a Veto

    The Russians are bombing CIA-backed rebels in Syria and continuing to hold parts of Ukraine. ISIS continues to spread in the Middle East and inspire attacks around the world. Iran is receiving hundreds of billions in sanctions relief, some of which will likely go to destabilizing the Middle East. China is building illegal islands in the South...

    Global Displacement Spirals as Money Runs Out
    Oct05

    Global Displacement Spirals as Money Runs Out

    The U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees, Antonio Guterres, warns the number of people being displaced worldwide by conflict and persecution is spiraling at a time when aid agencies are too broke to help them. Speaking in Geneva, he opened the annual refugee conference with a plea for more financial support to tackle a myriad of global refugee...

    What a war with Russia might look like
    Oct05

    What a war with Russia might look like

    Vladimir Putin’s brazen moves in Syria and Ukraine raise new questions about America’s contingency plans. …read more Source: USA...

    NATO To Open Counterespionage Hub In Poland
    Oct05

    NATO To Open Counterespionage Hub In Poland

    NATO is reportedly set to open a counterespionage hub in Poland by the end of this year. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...