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    Jailed Ukrainian Filmmaker On Hunger Strike In Russia Agrees To Treatment
    May29

    Jailed Ukrainian Filmmaker On Hunger Strike In Russia Agrees To Treatment

    Ukrainian filmmaker Oleh Sentsov, who opposed Moscow’s 2014 annexation of Crimea and is now on hunger strike in a Russian prison, has agreed to receive medical treatment, Russia’s prison authorities say. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    KADEX 2018 results in numerous defence contracts
    May29

    KADEX 2018 results in numerous defence contracts

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – KADEX 2018, the fifth international weapons systems and military equipment exhibition, was held May 23-26 at the military sector of Astana International Airport. Photo credit: express-k.kz “Our country, as you know, is pursuing a peace-loving policy...

    Poland says Russian gas pipeline is a ‘new hybrid weapon’
    May29

    Poland says Russian gas pipeline is a ‘new hybrid weapon’

    This photo shows the NATO Parliamentary Assembly Spring Session in Warsaw, Poland, Saturday, May 26. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)Warsaw, Poland (AP) — Poland’s prime minister on Monday called a planned Russian gas pipeline, Nord Stream 2, a “new hybrid weapon” and says Moscow wants to use it to undermine NATO and the European Union. Mateusz...

    Trump ‘flips off’ rest of the world, losing friends and allies
    May29

    Trump ‘flips off’ rest of the world, losing friends and allies

    Dave Lindorff With a White House riven by policy feuds, Trump has been tearing up agreements and treaties right and left, as well as threating military action and sanctions. This has left its allies wondering if the US is, in fact, an ally. On the same day that China and the US announced a temporary “moratorium” on trade sanctions by both...

    Former Presidents See Threat In Rising Polish-Ukrainian Tensions
    May29

    Former Presidents See Threat In Rising Polish-Ukrainian Tensions

    Five ex-presidents from Poland and Ukraine have issued a joint appeal for reconciliation between their countries amid growing nationalism and provocations from Russia that have strained their relat …read more Source: Big News...

    Nato, Russia to hold first talks since Skripal attack
    May29

    Nato, Russia to hold first talks since Skripal attack

    BRUSSELS: Nato will on Thursday hold its first formal talks with Russia since the nerve agent attack on a former Kremlin double agent in Britain, as the alliance seeks to counter Moscow’s increasing assertiveness. Tensions between the transatlantic alliance and Russia have hit post-Cold War highs in recent years over Moscow’s...

    What is America Fighting For?
    May29

    What is America Fighting For?

    After being sworn in for a fourth term, Vladimir Putin departed the Kremlin for Annunciation Cathedral to receive the televised blessing of Patriarch Kirill of the Russian Orthodox Church. The patriarch and his priests in sacred vestments surrounded Putin, who, standing alone, made the sign of the cross. Meanwhile, sacred vestments from the...

    Portugal 2 Tunisia 2: Euro 2016 Champions Held in World Cup Warm-Up
    May29

    Portugal 2 Tunisia 2: Euro 2016 Champions Held in World Cup Warm-Up

    Euro 2016 champions Portugal were held to a 2-2 draw by Tunisia in their first World Cup warm-up match.Portugal were without star man Cristiano Ronaldo, who helped Real Madrid to win a third consecutive Champions League title in Kiev on Saturday.But despite Ronaldo’s absence, Fernando Santos’ side led 2-0 in Braga on Monday, only to...

    Fathi Harb Burnt Himself to Death in Gaza. Will the World Notice?
    May29

    Fathi Harb Burnt Himself to Death in Gaza. Will the World Notice?

    By Jonathan Cook Fathi Harb should have had something to live for, not least the imminent arrival of a new baby. But last week the 21-year-old extinguished his life in an inferno of flames in central Gaza. It is believed to be the first example of a public act of self-immolation in the enclave. Harb doused himself in petrol and set himself alight...

    NATO chief to Russia: admit blame for MH17 crash
    May29

    NATO chief to Russia: admit blame for MH17 crash

    NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has repeated his call for Moscow to accept responsibility for the 2014 downing of flight MH17 over Ukraine. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...