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    Ukraine soldier killed by landmine in separatist east
    Sep19

    Ukraine soldier killed by landmine in separatist east

    New ceasefire deal remains in place …read more Source:...

    Putin gives go-ahead to Belarus airbase plan
    Sep19

    Putin gives go-ahead to Belarus airbase plan

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has backed the establishment of an airbase in neighboring Belarus, the latest move by Moscow to project its military power abroad. Saturday’s announcement, which comes at a time of tension with the West over Russian involvement in Ukraine and Syria, may also signal the Kremlin’s interest in keeping...

    Body of missing Israeli Amir Ohana found in Ukraine
    Sep19

    Body of missing Israeli Amir Ohana found in Ukraine

    His body was found in a river in Uman, Ukraine after he was reported as missing last week. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Kyrgyzstan will open 36 polling stations outside of the country
    Sep19

    Kyrgyzstan will open 36 polling stations outside of the country

    Bishkek, September 18 / Kabar /. Kyrgyzstan will open 36 polling stations outside of the country, the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs reports. Thus, polling stations will be open in Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Ukraine, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Belarus, Azerbaijan, USA and Canada, Great Britain, Belgium, Germany, Austria,...

    Ukraine soldier killed by landmine in separatist east (AFP)
    Sep19

    Ukraine soldier killed by landmine in separatist east (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – A Ukrainian soldier was killed, and another injured, after stepping on a land mine in the war-torn separatist east, but a new ceasefire deal remains in place, a military spokesman said Saturday. …read more Source: The West...

    Putin moves to establish Russian military base in Belarus
    Sep19

    Putin moves to establish Russian military base in Belarus

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday signaled his intention to establish a Russian military air base in neighboring Belarus — a move sure to unnerve Poland and the Baltic nations. “Against the background of the Ukrainian crisis, the stationing of a permanent Russian military contingent in Belarus will upset the...

    Russian fighter jets in Syria raise serious questions, Kerry says
    Sep19

    Russian fighter jets in Syria raise serious questions, Kerry says

    LONDON — The United States is disturbed by Russia’s movement of tactical aircraft to Syria, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Saturday, acknowledging that the jets could pose a threat to American and allied military forces. U.S. officials say Russia moved a small number of fighter jets to a base in Syria on Friday, hours after U.S....

    US “extremely worried” about the scale of corruption in Ukraine
    Sep19

    US “extremely worried” about the scale of corruption in Ukraine

    KIEV – US Vice President Joe Biden is “extremely worried” about the scale of corruption in Ukraine. He warned Ukrainian President Petro …read more Source:...

    Ukraine soldier killed by landmine in separatist east
    Sep19

    Ukraine soldier killed by landmine in separatist east

    KIEV (AFP) – A Ukrainian soldier was killed, and another injured, after stepping on a land mine in the war-torn separatist east, but a new ceasefire deal remains in place, a military spokesman said Saturday.One soldier was killed and another injured in the Lugansk region, but the new truce, which came into force on September 1, is being...

    Putin moves to establish Russian military base in Belarus
    Sep19

    Putin moves to establish Russian military base in Belarus

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has signaled his intentions to establish a Russian military air base in neighboring Belarus.Belarus has made clear it would not welcome a Russian base but the former Soviet republic remains dependent on Moscow for credit and energy.Putin on Saturday ordered the Russian Defense Ministry, with...