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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    NATO Must Have Turkey’s Back
    Nov24

    NATO Must Have Turkey’s Back

    The rapid deterioration of global order took an ugly turn this morning and we all moved a little closer to the abyss: Two Turkish F-16s have shot down what appears to be a Russian Su-24 bomber near the Syrian border. Two Russian pilots parachuted out of the plane as it went down in flames. One pilot was captured by Turkmen fighters in Latakia...

    Russia to halt gas supplies to Ukraine over Crimea blackout
    Nov24

    Russia to halt gas supplies to Ukraine over Crimea blackout

    Crimea is relying on emergency generators to meet its basic power needs after power lines were blown up, with pro-Ukraine activists preventing repairs …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Putin’s ‘realpolitik’ aims to make Russia indispensable
    Nov24

    Putin’s ‘realpolitik’ aims to make Russia indispensable

    By intervening in Syria, President Vladimir Putin has broken Russia’s relative isolation and is making it the “indispensable nation” in conflicts in Syria, Ukraine and with Islamic State while the United States balks at deeper involvement. But in this geopolitical poker game, it’s not clear he will be able to quit while...

    A Century Ago, Einstein’s Theory of Relativity Changed Everything
    Nov24

    A Century Ago, Einstein’s Theory of Relativity Changed Everything

    Photo Credit Chad Hagen PRINCETON, N.J. — By the fall of 1915, Albert Einstein was a bit grumpy. And why not? Cheered on, to his disgust, by most of his Berlin colleagues, Germany had started a ruinous world war. He had split up with his wife, and she had decamped to Switzerland with his sons. He was living alone. A friend, Janos Plesch, once...

    Power outages plague Crimea as Russia threatens to cut Ukraine gas
    Nov24

    Power outages plague Crimea as Russia threatens to cut Ukraine gas

    Power cuts in Crimea affected nearly 940,000 people on Tuesday as tensions raged between Kiev and Moscow over the annexed peninsula and Russia threatened to cut off gas supplies to Ukraine. …read more Source: Channel...

    Putin's 'realpolitik' aims to make Russia indispensable
    Nov24

    Putin's 'realpolitik' aims to make Russia indispensable

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – By intervening in Syria, President Vladimir Putin has broken Russia’s relative isolation and is making it the “indispensable nation” in conflicts in Syria, Ukraine and with Islamic State while the United States balks at deeper involvement. …read more Source: The...

    Putin’s ‘realpolitik’ aims to make Russia indispensable
    Nov24

    Putin’s ‘realpolitik’ aims to make Russia indispensable

    By intervening in Syria, President Vladimir Putin has broken Russia’s relative isolation and is making it the “indispensable nation” in conflicts in Syria, Ukraine and with Islamic State while the United States balks at deeper involvement. …read more Source: Channel...

    Putin’s ‘realpolitik’ aims to make Russia indispensable
    Nov24

    Putin’s ‘realpolitik’ aims to make Russia indispensable

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – By intervening in Syria, President Vladimir Putin has broken Russia’s relative isolation and is making it the “indispensable nation” in conflicts in Syria, Ukraine and with Islamic State while the United States balks at deeper involvement. …read more Source:...

    Crimeans Voice Anger At Blackout
    Nov24

    Crimeans Voice Anger At Blackout

    People in Crimea have been voicing anger after the peninsula’s electricity supplies from Ukraine were cut off. Crimea was annexed by Russia last year, but continued to receive electricity supplies from Ukraine until explosions on November 20-21 brought down four electricity transmission towers. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read...

    Barcelona host Roma amid heightened security measures
    Nov24

    Barcelona host Roma amid heightened security measures

    Sports Desk Fresh from their domestic demolition of Real Madrid, Barcelona will be aiming to advance to the Champions League knockout rounds for a 12th straight year when they host Roma on Tuesday, reports AP. The terrorist attacks in Paris, however, continue to cast a long shadow over European football, and Barcelona have announced increased...