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    Paris talks end in Russia-Ukraine ‘truce’
    Oct03

    Paris talks end in Russia-Ukraine ‘truce’

    Russia-Ukraine talks in Paris ended Friday with a deal on rogue elections and weapons pull-backs, in what Ukraine called a new “truce”. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine weapons pullout due to begin
    Oct03

    Ukraine weapons pullout due to begin

    Ukraine’s government troops and rebels in the east are expected to start withdrawing light weapons from the line of contact later on Saturday. …read more Source:...

    Obama criticizes Russia attacks in Syria and warns of ‘recipe for disaster’
    Oct03

    Obama criticizes Russia attacks in Syria and warns of ‘recipe for disaster’

    The US president has rejected Russia’s military action in Syria as a dead-end strategy. President Barack Obama said Moscow risked becoming ‘stuck in a quagmire’ and strengthening so-called ‘Islamic State’ (IS). In his most extensive comments on Syria since Russia began its airstrikes on Monday, Barack Obama accused Russian...

    Polish nonprofit tries building startup ecosystem
    Oct03

    Polish nonprofit tries building startup ecosystem

    WARSAW — Poland is better known for its vodka than its high-tech startups, but one nonprofit here with backing from Israel is trying to create the next ecosystem for ideas. Since Poland joined the European Union in 2004, an estimated 2 million-plus Poles have left for the higher salaries and better living standards in the West. Not all of them...

    Maps Are The Ammo In The Information Wars Over Russia’s Military Campaign In Syria
    Oct03

    Maps Are The Ammo In The Information Wars Over Russia’s Military Campaign In Syria

    As Russian jets strike Syria for a third day, the information war about which groups Moscow is targeting and why fiercely continues.Russia says it is bombing the Islamic State and various other “associated terrorist groups,” which it declines to name. When Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov was asked to explain who Moscow is...

    Pro-Russians in Ukraine’s Lugansk start pulling back tanks
    Oct03

    Pro-Russians in Ukraine’s Lugansk start pulling back tanks

    Pro-Russia forces active in Ukraine’s Lugansk start tank pullback from the frontline with Kiev troops. …read more Source:...

    Kyiv, Rebels Expected To Start Pulling Back Small-Caliber Weapons
    Oct03

    Kyiv, Rebels Expected To Start Pulling Back Small-Caliber Weapons

    Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed rebels are due to begin withdrawing small-caliber weapons from the front lines in the east of the country on October 3. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NATO launches biggest military exercise since 2002
    Oct03

    NATO launches biggest military exercise since 2002

    NATO launches its biggest military exercise since 2002 on Saturday (Oct 3), putting 36,000 alliance soldiers through their paces in Italy, Spain and Portugal to boost preparedness against the backdrop of the Ukraine crisis, AFP reports. …read more Source: Macedonian Information...

    Britain: Only 5 Percent of Russian Airstrikes Targeting IS
    Oct03

    Britain: Only 5 Percent of Russian Airstrikes Targeting IS

    Only 5 percent of Russia’s airstrikes in Syria have targeted Islamic State extremists, Britain’s defense chief said Saturday, as Moscow’s four-day-old aerial bombing campaign continues despite Western concerns. In an interview with the Sun newspaper, British Defense Secretary Michael Fallon said most of the Russian bombs have...

    Nine Ways Russia, Ukraine Went From Friends to Enemies
    Oct03

    Nine Ways Russia, Ukraine Went From Friends to Enemies

    Russia’s banning of all commercial Ukrainian flights in its airspace was the latest tit-for-tat exchange between the countries. …read more Source:...