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    Nato holds war game around defence of Baltic weak spot
    Jun19

    Nato holds war game around defence of Baltic weak spot

    US and British troops have carried out the first large-scale Nato defensive drill on the border between Poland and Lithuania, rehearsing for a possible scenario in which Russia might try to sever the Baltic states from the rest of the Western alliance.The frontier runs for 104km (65 miles) through farmland, woods and low hills, in an area known...

    Organizer Says Pride Parade In Kiev More Of A “Celebration” This Year
    Jun18

    Organizer Says Pride Parade In Kiev More Of A “Celebration” This Year

    In the Ukranian capital Kiev’s pride parade Sunday, a heavy police presence protected the marchers suppporting LGBT rights. In previous years the event has often been marred by violence.(Image credit: Efrem Lukatsky/AP) …read more Source:...

    Oliver Stone’s Vladimir Putin interviews are accidentally revelatory
    Jun18

    Oliver Stone’s Vladimir Putin interviews are accidentally revelatory

    The director wants to find the humanity in the Russian leader. Too bad he’s not a better interviewer. Every Sunday, we pick a new episode of the week. It could be good. It could be bad. It will always be interesting. You can read the archives here. The episode of the week for June 11 through 17 is Showtime’s four-part miniseries The...

    Ukraine: Kyiv celebrates gay pride
    Jun18

    Ukraine: Kyiv celebrates gay pride

    Ukrainian politicians and foreign diplomats have joined thousands marching for gay pride in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv. …read more Source:...

    Thousands Attend Gay Pride March in Ukraine’s Capital
    Jun18

    Thousands Attend Gay Pride March in Ukraine’s Capital

    Thousands of people attended a gay pride parade in Ukraine’s capital amid tight security Sunday. A counterdemonstration by a few hundred ultranationalists resulted in scuffles with police in which two officers were injured and six people arrested, Kyiv police chief Andrei Krishchenko said. Much of downtown Kiev was cordoned off and about...

    Amid a country and region in turmoil, thousands attend gay pride march in Ukraine’s capital
    Jun18

    Amid a country and region in turmoil, thousands attend gay pride march in Ukraine’s capital

    KIEV, Ukraine — Thousands of people attended a gay pride parade in Ukraine’s capital amid tight security Sunday. A counterdemonstration by a few hundred ultranationalists resulted in scuffles with police in which two officers were injured and six people arrested, Kyiv police chief Andrei Krishchenko said. Much of downtown Kyiv was cordoned...

    Kiev hosts largely incident-free gay pride march
    Jun18

    Kiev hosts largely incident-free gay pride march

    Ukrainian politicians and foreign diplomats joined thousands marching for gay pride in Kiev on Sunday, carrying banners and waving rainbow and Ukrainian flags in a parade flanked by a thick cordon of helmeted police. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Ukraine LGBT community marches through Kyiv for gay pride parade
    Jun18

    Ukraine LGBT community marches through Kyiv for gay pride parade

    Some 2,500 people have taken part in the “March of Equality” in downtown Kiyv, with the authorities deploying thousands of security forces to ensure safety. A group of ultranationalists attempted to disrupt the event. …read more Source:...

    Is Trump launching a new New World Order?
    Jun18

    Is Trump launching a new New World Order?

    (Credit: AP/Evan Vucci) That Donald Trump is a grand disruptor when it comes to international affairs is now a commonplace observation in the establishment media. By snubbing NATO and withdrawing from the Paris climate agreement, we’ve been told, President Trump is dismantling the liberal world order created by Franklin D. Roosevelt at the...

    Kiev hosts largely incident-free gay pride march
    Jun18

    Kiev hosts largely incident-free gay pride march

    34 min 51 sec agoKIEV – Ukrainian politicians and foreign diplomats joined thousands marching for gay …read more Source:...