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    US to Deploy F-22 Raptor Fighter Jets in Europe
    Aug25

    US to Deploy F-22 Raptor Fighter Jets in Europe

    The United States soon will deploy F-22 Raptors in Europe, sending the stealth fighter jets to reassure NATO partners concerned about Russia’s actions in Ukraine, a Pentagon official said on Monday. …read more Source:...

    Where on Earth is the real-world Mordor?
    Aug25

    Where on Earth is the real-world Mordor?

    As Ukraine commemorated the 24th anniversary of its independence from the Soviet Union on Monday, the country’s president, Petro Poroshenko, hurled a choice barb at his rivals in Moscow. He likened the idea of Novorossiya — the term invoked by Russian nationalists for breakaway regions of eastern Ukraine — to a realm in the fantasy universe...

    Court orders Russia to pay compensation for Greenpeace ship seizure
    Aug25

    Court orders Russia to pay compensation for Greenpeace ship seizure

    AMSTERDAM: A court in the Netherlands has ordered Russia to pay compensation for seizing the Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise during a protest against an offshore oil platform two years ago. The Permanent Court of Arbitration, which resolves disputes between states, said the decision was taken unanimously on Aug. 14, but it was not published until...

    US To Send Lockheed Martin F-22 Fighter Jets To Europe To Counter Russia Amid Ukraine Crisis
    Aug25

    US To Send Lockheed Martin F-22 Fighter Jets To Europe To Counter Russia Amid Ukraine Crisis

    The United States is set to send Lockheed Martin Corp.’s F-22 fighter jets to Europe to help NATO allies counter Russia’s intervention in Ukraine, U.S. Air Force Secretary Deborah James said Monday. The latest deployment is reportedly in line with U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter’s recent call for a strong and balanced approach...

    Credit scheme backfired, hiking greenhouse gases: Study
    Aug25

    Credit scheme backfired, hiking greenhouse gases: Study

    A global scheme meant to keep atmospheric greenhouse gas (GHG) levels in check instead caused some 600 million tons of excess emissions, researchers said Monday.They blamed a loophole in the Kyoto Protocol’s Joint Implementation (JI) mechanism which allowed countries to earn and sell credits for emissions cuts which were “not...

    Family feud? Obama caught between Clinton, Biden ambitions
    Aug25

    Family feud? Obama caught between Clinton, Biden ambitions

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is the man in the middle, caught between the White House aspirations of two of his closest advisers: Vice President Joe Biden and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton.For months, White House officials expected Clinton to be the Democratic nominee in the 2016 election. Some of Obama’s top...

    US to deploy F-22 Raptor fighter jets in Europe
    Aug25

    US to deploy F-22 Raptor fighter jets in Europe

    The United States soon will deploy F-22 Raptors in Europe, sending the stealth fighter jets to reassure NATO partners concerned about Russia’s actions in Ukraine, a Pentagon official said on Aug. 24 …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Germany and France show support for Ukraine on its independence day
    Aug25

    Germany and France show support for Ukraine on its independence day

    US announces will send warplanes to Europe to ally concerns about Russian intervention in Ukrai… …read more Source:...

    [Investigation] French eyes for a Russian tiger
    Aug25

    [Investigation] French eyes for a Russian tiger

    Russian tanks are using French technology in Ukraine. But will Russia’s “star” new tank, the T-14, also rely on EU-made kit? …read more Source:...

    US increases airforce presence in Europe
    Aug25

    US increases airforce presence in Europe

    American F-22 stealth fighters will soon be deployed in Europe for the first time, as the situation in Ukraine deteriorates. …read more Source:...