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    Situation Report: Turkey downs Russian jet; the Dutch and Brits mull striking Syria; details of the U.S. role in the Saudi bombing campaign in Yemen; U.S. Special Ops arrive in Ukraine; and lots more
    Nov24

    Situation Report: Turkey downs Russian jet; the Dutch and Brits mull striking Syria; details of the U.S. role in the Saudi bombing campaign in Yemen; U.S. Special Ops arrive in Ukraine; and lots more

    By Paul McLeary with Adam Rawnsley BREAKING: Turkey shot down a Russian jet it says violated Turkish airspace on Tuesday, after Turkish officials say they warned the jet to turn around “10 times within five minutes” when it strayed into Turkish airspace. The Russian Ministry of Defense confirmed that one of its jets was shot … …read...

    Ukraine bans cargo shipments to Crimea amid power blackout
    Nov24

    Ukraine bans cargo shipments to Crimea amid power blackout

    Ed AdamczykKIEV, Ukraine, Nov. 24 (UPI) — Ukraine began a trade boycott of Crimea, as a power blackout in Crimea, caused by the sabotage of the Ukrainian electricity grid, continues. …read more Source: United Press...

    Main French opposition calls for end to EU embargo on Russia
    Nov24

    Main French opposition calls for end to EU embargo on Russia

    France’s main opposition party, The Republicans, on Tuesday called on President Francois Hollande to push for an end to the European Union sanctions on Russia over its activities in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Main French opposition calls for end to EU embargo on Russia
    Nov24

    Main French opposition calls for end to EU embargo on Russia

    France’s main opposition party, The Republicans, Tuesday called on President Francois Hollande to push for an end to the European Union sanctions on Russia over its activities in Ukraine …read more Source: The Daily...

    ERR in Moscow: Ukraine crisis now secondary, Russia believes
    Nov24

    ERR in Moscow: Ukraine crisis now secondary, Russia believes

    According to Moscow, the question of the Ukraine crisis is now in the background after a string of terror attacks and Russia’s involvement in Syria. …read more Source:...

    Czech police detain almost 7700 illegal foreigners in 2015
    Nov24

    Czech police detain almost 7700 illegal foreigners in 2015

    Prague – The police detained 7697 migrants in the past ten months of 2015, mostly Syrian citizens, followed by Ukrainians, Afghans, Kuwaitis and Iraqis, which is 3773 more than during the same period… …read more Source: České...

    Poland Repatriates Ethnic Poles From Conflict-Torn Eastern Ukraine
    Nov24

    Poland Repatriates Ethnic Poles From Conflict-Torn Eastern Ukraine

    A group of ethnic Poles from Ukraine’s conflict-torn eastern region of Donetsk has arrived in Poland. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Rose Revolution hero runs into a wall of debauchery in Odessa
    Nov24

    Rose Revolution hero runs into a wall of debauchery in Odessa

    When former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili was appointed governor of the Odessa region in May, Ukraine’s president and fawning media hailed the brash, Western-educated reformer as the new sheriff in town who would clean up the Black Sea port’s legendary corruption. You could almost hear… …read more Source: Los...

    US policies on Ukraine conflict might lead to third world war: Analyst
    Nov24

    US policies on Ukraine conflict might lead to third world war: Analyst

    The US government’s approach to the crisis in Ukraine might lead to possible military confrontation with Russia that will, in turn, result in a third world war. …read more Source:...

    MEP’s visit to Crimea paid for by European Parliament
    Nov24

    MEP’s visit to Crimea paid for by European Parliament

    Latvian Member of the European Parliament (MEP) Tatjana Ždanoka, who controversially attended Crimea as an ‘international observer’ during the 2014 referendum on secession widely condemned by the West, has revealed that the European Parliament (EP) covered her traveling expenses for the trip after all, reported Latvian Radio Tuesday....