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    McCain: Putin a bigger threat than IS
    May30

    McCain: Putin a bigger threat than IS

    SYDNEY: Russian President Vladimir Putin is a bigger threat to world security than the so-called Islamic State group, according to veteran US Senator John McCain who also admits Donald Trump makes him “nervous.” Republican McCain – one of US President Trump’s most outspoken critics in his own party – said Russia’s alleged meddling in...

    EU-Ukraine pact clears major hurdle with Dutch approval
    May30

    EU-Ukraine pact clears major hurdle with Dutch approval

    The Dutch parliament on Tuesday completed the ratification of a pact between the European Union and Ukraine aimed at keeping Russia at arm’s length, despite voters in the Netherlands rejecting … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Ukrainian offices of Russian Internet company Yandex raided
    May30

    Ukrainian offices of Russian Internet company Yandex raided

    Ukrainian offices of Russian Internet company Yandex were raided in what Ukraine’s intelligence agency called a treason investigation. …read more Source: United Press...

    Smerdyakovism
    May30

    Smerdyakovism

    A reader posted a link to this 2014 essay by Costica Bradacan, talking about how Russia can be understood through Dostoevsky’s great novel The Brothers Karamazov. Bradatan begins by saying that there is something demonic in the Russian soul, something that cannot be explained rationally. Excerpt: Vladimir Putin’s sudden decision to...

    After a year's delay, Dutch approve Ukraine treaty
    May30

    After a year's delay, Dutch approve Ukraine treaty

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The Dutch senate on Tuesday approved a European Union “association agreement” with Ukraine, a final hurdle to the treaty, which strengthens the former Soviet republic’s ties with Western Europe and moves it further from Moscow’s orbit. …read more Source: The...

    Dutch Senate approves ratification of EU-Ukraine pact
    May30

    Dutch Senate approves ratification of EU-Ukraine pact

    The upper house of Dutch Parliament has approved ratification of a pact between the European Union and Ukraine, despite voters in the Netherlands rejecting the so-called Association Agreement in an advisory referendum last year. …read more Source: FOX...

    Before Russia Interfered In US And French Presidential Elections, Ukraine Warned Of Moscow’s Cyber Attacks
    May30

    Before Russia Interfered In US And French Presidential Elections, Ukraine Warned Of Moscow’s Cyber Attacks

    After Ukrainian authorities blocked access to Yandex, a Russia-based Internet company best known for its search engine, and other major Russian social media websites earlier this month, the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) conducted searches Monday at Kiev and Odesa offices of Yandex which was suspected of treason, reports said. …read more...

    Dutch Senate approves ratification of EU-Ukraine pact
    May30

    Dutch Senate approves ratification of EU-Ukraine pact

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    Dutch senate approves Ukraine treaty; Brussels welcomes ‘important signal’
    May30

    Dutch senate approves Ukraine treaty; Brussels welcomes ‘important signal’

    As expected, the Dutch senate on Tuesday voted in favour of the controversial EU treaty with Ukraine thanks to the… …read more Source:...

    Dutch Senate approves ratification of EU-Ukraine pact
    May30

    Dutch Senate approves ratification of EU-Ukraine pact

    The upper house of Dutch Parliament has approved ratification of a pact between the European Union and Ukraine, despite voters in the Netherlands rejecting the so-called Association Agreement in an advisory referendum last year …read more Source: ABC...