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    Who Ordered the Assassination of Russian Liberal Icon Boris Nemtsov?
    Sep08

    Who Ordered the Assassination of Russian Liberal Icon Boris Nemtsov?

    The first thing I did after getting to my hotel in Moscow (I am giving some lectures this week in Russia and Ukraine) was to walk through Red Square to the bridge over the Moskva River where Russian liberal patriot Boris Nemtsov was gunned down on February 27th. The bridge, located right next to the Kremlin, is lined with bouquets, candles,...

    Bailey Lecturing in Russia and Ukraine on the Liberation of Medicine
    Sep08

    Bailey Lecturing in Russia and Ukraine on the Liberation of Medicine

    The liberal NGO InLiberty.ru and Esquire Russia magazine have invited me to lecture in a series that looks at alternatives to our social realities. In my case, I will be describing how medicine and physicians gained so much social, political, and economic power of the past century and half. Among other things, I will describe how the American...

    Ukraine: Arresting Dissidents, Eager for U.S.’s Military Support
    Sep08

    Ukraine: Arresting Dissidents, Eager for U.S.’s Military Support

    Trouble is, still, a-brewing in Ukraine (see our P.M. links both today and yesterday) and prominent Republican candidate Ted Cruz seems to think it is our sworn duty to provide the Ukrainians with weapons to fight their enemies foreign and domestic, while the Obama administration is seriously considering it. Stephen Walt in Foreign Policy gave...

    Nearly 8,000 killed since start of Ukraine conflict: UN
    Sep08

    Nearly 8,000 killed since start of Ukraine conflict: UN

    Nearly 8,000 people – including civilians, soldiers and militia members – have been killed since the outbreak of the conflict in Ukraine, the United Nations human rights office (OHCHR) says …read more Source: The Daily...

    US fears build-up of Valdimir Putin’s Russian forces in Syria could spark conflict
    Sep08

    US fears build-up of Valdimir Putin’s Russian forces in Syria could spark conflict

    The European Leadership Network, a group made up of members from both Russia and Europe, has warned that relations are heading towards Cold War levels of hostility following events in Ukraine. …read more Source: Daily...

    Ukraine still faces threat of Russian military offensive: Poroshenko
    Sep08

    Ukraine still faces threat of Russian military offensive: Poroshenko

    By Pavel Polityuk and Natalia Zinets KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine still faces the threat of a full-scale Russian military attack despite… …read more Source:...

    UN: At least 105 civilian deaths in Ukraine in past 3 months
    Sep08

    UN: At least 105 civilian deaths in Ukraine in past 3 months

    GENEVA (AP) ” The U.N. human rights office says at least 105 civilians were killed in violence-marred Ukraine between mid-May and mid-August, more than double the number of the previous three months in part because of shelling of… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    UN: At Least 105 Civilian Deaths in Ukraine in Past 3 Months
    Sep08

    UN: At Least 105 Civilian Deaths in Ukraine in Past 3 Months

    UN: At least 105 civilians die in Ukraine from May to August, double previous 3 months …read more Source: ABC...

    At least 105 civilians die in Ukraine from May to August, double previous 3 months
    Sep08

    At least 105 civilians die in Ukraine from May to August, double previous 3 months

    The U.N. …read more Source: FOX...

    U.N. says close to 8,000 killed in east Ukraine
    Sep08

    U.N. says close to 8,000 killed in east Ukraine

    At least 7,962 people have been killed and 17,811 wounded in violence in eastern Ukraine since mid-April 2014, the U.N. Human Rights Office said on Tuesday, as it published a regular report by U.N. monitors in the country. “This is a conservative estimate and the actual numbers could be considerably higher,” it said. (Reporting by Tom...