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    Ukraine Opens Criminal Probe Against Stalin, Beria For Crimean Tatar Deportations
    May19

    Ukraine Opens Criminal Probe Against Stalin, Beria For Crimean Tatar Deportations

    Ukrainian officials have announced a criminal investigation into Soviet dictator Josef Stalin and his secret police chief, Lavrenty Beria, for the mass deportation of Muslim Tatars from the Crimean Peninsula during World War II, which killed tens of thousands. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Thomas Graham : Karabakh  situation will  smudge and burn  for a pretty   long time
    May19

    Thomas Graham : Karabakh  situation will  smudge and burn  for a pretty  long time

    Thomas Graham, the managing director at Kissinger Associates, Inc., where he focuses on Russian and Eurasian affairs, Ex- Special Assistant to the President Bush and Senior Director for Russia on the National Security Council staff from 2004 to 2007, also served as the Associate Director of the Policy Planning Staff of the Department of State,...

    Ukrainian Conflict Used to Polarize Europe – EU Lawmaker
    May19

    Ukrainian Conflict Used to Polarize Europe – EU Lawmaker

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The Ukrainian conflict is being used to tear Europe apart and Europeans should realize that any global war would go through Europe, Jean-Luc Schaffhauser, a member of the European parliament, told Sputnik. “Ukraine today is a weapon which some warmongers use to polarize Europe, I think… If the war really broke out… it would go...

    Diplomatic Memo: A Ukrainian Comes to Washington, Urging His Nation Not Be Forgotten
    May19

    Diplomatic Memo: A Ukrainian Comes to Washington, Urging His Nation Not Be Forgotten

    A former prime minister is warning the administration that Russia intends to “set a fire to the whole house of the free world.” Ukraine, he says, should stay on the agenda. …read more Source: The New York...

    Trump Must Banish the Era of Leading From Behind
    May19

    Trump Must Banish the Era of Leading From Behind

    Four months after taking office, President Donald Trump is taking his first foray onto the world stage. Over the course of the next seven days he will travel to Europe and the Middle East, visiting four countries as well as the Vatican: Saudi Arabia, Israel, Belgium, and Italy. Across the Atlantic, he will take part in a mini-summit in Brussels,...

    Through the Mist
    May19

    Through the Mist

    The Mist Procession: The Autobiography of Lord VansittartHutchinson, 1958 “A sure way of seeing ahead is to look back.” A cliché, perhaps, yet coming from a memoir by Lord Robert S. Vansittart, top British diplomat and resolute anti-appeaser of Hitler, it carries a powerful message. Principal Private Secretary at Number Ten from 1928 to 1930 and...

    Maxine Waters admits there is no evidence of Trump colluding with Russia
    May19

    Maxine Waters admits there is no evidence of Trump colluding with Russia

    California Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters told MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” Thursday that there is no proof of collusion between President Donald Trump and Russia. During a speech Tuesday at the Ideas Conference in Washington, D.C., Waters, who has been encouraging Democrats to talk more boldly about impeaching Trump, mocked fellow Democrats who...

    Ukrainian PM acknowledges threats on Israel, advises Jewish state to be vigilant
    May19

    Ukrainian PM acknowledges threats on Israel, advises Jewish state to be vigilant

    Ukrainian PM Volodymyr Groysman cautioned Israel against the threats it faces and said that he was convinced the Jewish state could identify with the Ukraine’s plight of dealing with terror. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Floaty dresses with balloon sleeves are Ukraine’s gift to fashion
    May19

    Floaty dresses with balloon sleeves are Ukraine’s gift to fashion

    Vyshyvanka – the home-grown folk style fashionable item from Ukraine – is now a popular summertime outfit in the UAE …read more Source: Khaleej...

    Red Scare: Ukraine Launches Crimea-Related Probe Against Stalin

    According to a statement posted in the Office of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine’s official website, the investigation into the 1944 “forced deportation of the Crimean Tatar people and other ethnic groups from the territory of the Crimean ASSR (Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic)” began in December 2015. “This is not just an act of...