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    Stolen Dutch art found in Ukraine ‘risks being sold illegally
    Dec07

    Stolen Dutch art found in Ukraine ‘risks being sold illegally

    © AFP/File | Five months ago, two men claiming to be from the ultra-nationalist Organisation of Ukrainian Nationalists militia entered the Dutch embassy in Kiev claiming to have stumbled upon the complete collection of paintings THE HAGUE: Two dozen 17th-century Dutch paintings stolen a decade ago have resurfaced in Ukraine, a Dutch museum...

    Stolen Dutch art found in Ukraine ‘risks being sold illegally’ (AFP)
    Dec07

    Stolen Dutch art found in Ukraine ‘risks being sold illegally’ (AFP)

    The Hague (AFP) – Two dozen 17th-century Dutch paintings stolen a decade ago have resurfaced in Ukraine, a Dutch museum revealed Monday, warning that the works were in danger of being sold on the black market after its own efforts to retrieve them failed. …read more Source: The West...

    TIME Magazine: ISIS leader, Donald Trump, Putin, 5 others make 2015 Person of the Year shortlist
    Dec07

    TIME Magazine: ISIS leader, Donald Trump, Putin, 5 others make 2015 Person of the Year shortlist

    Prominent on the list are ISIS leader, Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi, US billionaire and presidential candidate, Donlad Trump and Russian President, Vladimir Putin. TIME magazine has released its shortlist of nominees for the TIME Person of the Year 2015.Prominent on the list are ISIS leader, Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi, US billionaire and presidential...

    Ukraine rebels linked to trove of stolen Dutch Golden Age art
    Dec07

    Ukraine rebels linked to trove of stolen Dutch Golden Age art

    A trove of Dutch Golden Age art stolen from a provincial Dutch museum nearly 11 years ago has been linked to a volunteer nationalist militia in Ukraine, the museum announced Monday. …read more Source: CTV...

    U.S. Navy begins PASSEX exercise with Baltic navies
    Dec07

    U.S. Navy begins PASSEX exercise with Baltic navies

    Ryan MaassWASHINGTON, Dec. 7 (UPI) — The U.S. Navy began its bilateral passing exercise known as PASSEX with ships from the Romanian, Turkish, and Ukrainian Navies on Sunday. …read more Source: United Press...

    Biden says Russia must fulfil Ukraine peace deal, hand back Crimea
    Dec07

    Biden says Russia must fulfil Ukraine peace deal, hand back Crimea

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said during a visit to Kiev on Monday that Washington remained committed to its demands for Russia to adhere to a shaky Ukrainian peace agreement and hand back Crimea to Kiev. …read more Source: The Daily...

    How Facebook, Google And Twitter Are Combating Terrorism
    Dec07

    How Facebook, Google And Twitter Are Combating Terrorism

    Facebook, Google and Twitter are stepping up efforts to combat online propaganda and recruiting by Islamic militants, but the Internet companies are doing it quietly to avoid the perception that they are helping the authorities police the Web.On Friday, Facebook Inc said it took down a profile that the company believed belonged to San Bernardino...

    US Pledges $190M Financial Support To Ukraine, Must Fight Corruption, Says VP Joe Biden
    Dec07

    US Pledges $190M Financial Support To Ukraine, Must Fight Corruption, Says VP Joe Biden

    During U.S. Vice President Joe Biden’s fourth visit to Ukraine Monday since the Russian annexation of Crimea, he announced the U.S. will provide the financially battered Eastern European country with $190 million in financial assistance, Reuters reported. The announcement comes as Ukraine works to reform its political and economic systems...

    Russia-Turkey Crisis Is Pushing Ankara Toward Ukraine With New Military Modernization Partnership
    Dec07

    Russia-Turkey Crisis Is Pushing Ankara Toward Ukraine With New Military Modernization Partnership

    As tensions between Moscow and Ankara continue, Turkey has turned to another Kremlin foe and Eastern European state: Ukraine. Defense firms in Turkey and Ukraine have begun talks on tank modernization programs, Defense News reported Sunday. …read more Source: International Business...

    Stolen Dutch Paintings Found In East Ukraine
    Dec07

    Stolen Dutch Paintings Found In East Ukraine

    A collection of stolen Dutch masterpieces dating from the 17th century have resurfaced in rebel-held eastern Ukraine 10 years after they had been stolen. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...