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    Trump ‘Oblivious’ To ‘Dangers’ Russia Poses in Ukraine, Former U.S. Ambassador Says
    Dec22

    Trump ‘Oblivious’ To ‘Dangers’ Russia Poses in Ukraine, Former U.S. Ambassador Says

    The conflict in Ukraine began in 2014 and has since claimed over 10,000 lives. …read more Source:...

    UN Votes 128-9 to Reject US Decision on Jerusalem
    Dec22

    UN Votes 128-9 to Reject US Decision on Jerusalem

    The UN General Assembly on Thursday adopted by a decisive vote of 128 to nine, with 35 abstentions, a motion rejecting the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the Zionist entity. President Donald Trump had warned ahead of the vote in the 193-nation assembly that “we’re watching” and threatened reprisals against countries...

    What I Learned From a Wartime Christmas Eve
    Dec22

    What I Learned From a Wartime Christmas Eve

    KYIV, Ukraine—The first time I ever saw a war, it was on Christmas Eve in 2009. At the time, I was a green Air Force special operations pilot on my first deployment to Afghanistan. I had already been in country for a few weeks, flying mostly day missions. Easy stuff, like surveillance and reconnaissance sorties, which typically meant orbiting ad...

    Ukraine accuses government interpreter of spying for Russia

    A senior government interpreter is arrested in Kiev amid claims he passed information on. …read more Source:...

    The Dangerous Incoherence of Trump’s Russia Policy
    Dec22

    The Dangerous Incoherence of Trump’s Russia Policy

    In 2014, the Republican Congress passed the loftily named Ukrainian Freedom Support Act, which permitted the sale of lethal weapons to Ukraine. President Barack Obama signed the bill into law, but as The Washington Post reported, he “never authorized large commercial or government sales, a move widely seen as a de facto decision not to provide...

    Ukrainian interpreter who attended Trudeau meeting arrested on suspicion of being Russian spy
    Dec22

    Ukrainian interpreter who attended Trudeau meeting arrested on suspicion of being Russian spy

    Stanislav Yezhov was part of a Ukrainian government delegation that accompanied Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman during a visit to Ottawa, Toronto and Montreal in October …read more Source: The Globe and...

    US Approves Sale by US Manufacturers of Lethal Weapons to Ukraine
    Dec22

    US Approves Sale by US Manufacturers of Lethal Weapons to Ukraine

    The United States has approved the sale by U.S. manufacturers of lethal defensive weapons to Ukraine. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert confirmed this week that Congress was notified of the matter on December 13. The legal framework for U.S. manufacturers to sell arms to Ukraine has existed since the Obama administration, Nauert said....

    Ukraine finmin calls for chief prosecutor to resign over PrivatBank
    Dec22

    Ukraine finmin calls for chief prosecutor to resign over PrivatBank

    …read more Source: Financial...

    Kremlin: US arms license for Kiev may trigger new bloodshed in east Ukraine
    Dec21

    Kremlin: US arms license for Kiev may trigger new bloodshed in east Ukraine

    MOSCOW, Dec 21 (Reuters) – The approval by the United States of an export license for Ukraine to buy certain light weapons and small arms from U. …read more Source: The Daily...

    UN votes on Jerusalem after Trump warns ‘we’re watching’
    Dec21

    UN votes on Jerusalem after Trump warns ‘we’re watching’

    The 193-member United Nations General Assembly will hold a rare emergency special session today (Thursday) at the request of Arab and Muslim states. Photo: REUTERS United Nations: UN member-states will vote on Thursday on a motion rejecting US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel´s capital, under strong pressure from President Donald Trump who has...