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    OSCE seeks to expand intl. mission as Ukraine conflict persists
    Jan18

    OSCE seeks to expand intl. mission as Ukraine conflict persists

    The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe is seeking to increase the access of the international monitoring mission to the conflict zone in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    America Must Rethink Its Assumptions about Russia
    Jan18

    America Must Rethink Its Assumptions about Russia

    Nikolas K. Gvosdev Politics, Eurasia From energy and politics to Syria and Ukraine. I rarely find myself nodding in full agreement with Masha Gessen’s writings, but her critique of the deficiencies of the U.S. analytic community in terms of the inquiries into Moscow’s efforts to sway the 2016 American elections is spot on. She ends...

    Exposed: The Reason the U.S. Air Force Needs to Upgrade the F-15 Fast (Think Russia)
    Jan18

    Exposed: The Reason the U.S. Air Force Needs to Upgrade the F-15 Fast (Think Russia)

    Kris Osborn Security, Electronic warfare is a strength for Moscow–and has Washington quite worried. The Pentagon’s soon-to-be published Electronic Warfare strategy calls for increased investment in advanced electronic warfare technology designed to defend U.S. assets and proactively use the electromagnetic spectrum to attack enemies....

    Ukraine: The Key to Any American Russia Policy
    Jan18

    Ukraine: The Key to Any American Russia Policy

    Sagatom Saha Security, Eurasia The United States cannot pursue half measures that will intensify hostilities, unless it is fully prepared to counter all of the Kremlin’s escalations. Despite flirtations with Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump will be pressed to confront Russia’s emboldened aggression when he takes office. Amid concerns of...

    Xi says China to play constructive role in addressing Ukraine crisis
    Jan18

    Xi says China to play constructive role in addressing Ukraine crisis

    China is willing to play a constructive role in the political settlement of the Ukraine crisis, Chinese President Xi Jinping said Tuesday.[Special coverage] …read more Source: English China News...

    Declare Russia responsible for MH17 shootdown, Ukraine asks court
    Jan18

    Declare Russia responsible for MH17 shootdown, Ukraine asks court

    In a wide-ranging application to the court asking it to take up the case, Ukraine accused Russia of ” increasing pressure and intimidation” since the Orange Revolution of 2004. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Ukraine files ‘terrorism’ case against Russia at top UN court
    Jan18

    Ukraine files ‘terrorism’ case against Russia at top UN court

    THE HAGUE: Ukraine has filed a case at the UN’s top court accusing Russia of sponsoring “terrorism” and demanding Moscow pay damages for the shelling of civilians and the downing of flight MH17, the court said Tuesday. Kiev has asked the International Court of Justice to “declare that the Russian Federation bears...

    Meeting between Xi, Poroshenko opens new chapter in bilateral ties: experts
    Jan18

    Meeting between Xi, Poroshenko opens new chapter in bilateral ties: experts

    The meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko in Davos, Switzerland, opened a new chapter in relations between China and Ukraine, local experts said on Tuesday.[Special coverage] …read more Source: English China News...

    Presidential Adviser: Poland Should Increase Military Ties with US
    Jan18

    Presidential Adviser: Poland Should Increase Military Ties with US

    Poland should increase its military cooperation with the United States, a senior adviser to the Polish president said. Krzysztof Szczerski, President Andrzej Duda’s top foreign policy adviser, was speaking days before the new U.S. administration that has signaled a friendlier approach to Russia takes power in Washington. Szczerski also...

    No voter ID, no sex urges Kenyan MP
    Jan18

    No voter ID, no sex urges Kenyan MP

    NAIROBI: A Kenyan opposition MP has urged fellow women to impose a sex boycott until their men register to vote in August’s general election. Mishi Mboko, who is married, said women should withhold sex until their menfolk present their credentials in the form of a valid voter ID card. “Women, if your husband has not been registered as a...