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    Ukraine’s Forces Shell Donbass Ceasefire Center in Donetsk – DPR
    Oct30

    Ukraine’s Forces Shell Donbass Ceasefire Center in Donetsk – DPR

    DONETSK (Sputnik) — “At 09:00 a.m. [07:00 GMT] the Ukrainian Armed Forces based in Mar’inka opened a precision fire on Oleksandrivka using an SPG-9 [anti-tank grenade launcher]. The shelling lasted for more than an hour. At around 09:10 a.m. an explosion was registered near a school building, where the monitoring group ‘Oleksandrivka’...

    Ukraine’s Forces Shell Donbass Ceasefire Center in Donetsk – DPR
    Oct30

    Ukraine’s Forces Shell Donbass Ceasefire Center in Donetsk – DPR

    DONETSK (Sputnik) — “At 09:00 a.m. [07:00 GMT] the Ukrainian Armed Forces based in Mar’inka opened a precision fire on Oleksandrivka using an SPG-9 [anti-tank grenade launcher]. The shelling lasted for more than an hour. At around 09:10 a.m. an explosion was registered near a school building, where the monitoring group ‘Oleksandrivka’...

    U.S. Looks to Moscow for Help with Isolating North Korea
    Oct30

    U.S. Looks to Moscow for Help with Isolating North Korea

    Russia has urged a peaceful resolution as Kim and President Donald Trump trade personal insults and threats of war. – WASHINGTON – China’s increasingly icy posture is thrusting Russia forward as North Korea’s preferred diplomatic partner, forcing the Trump administration to turn to Moscow for help in isolating the rogue, nuclear-armed...

    Saakashvili Says Ukrainian Government Must Meet Protesters’ Demands
    Oct29

    Saakashvili Says Ukrainian Government Must Meet Protesters’ Demands

    Hundreds of protesters have joined a rally organized outside the Ukrainian parliament in Kyiv by the Movement of New Forces, the political party led by Mikheil Saakashvili. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Communism, Memory and ‘Forgetting’
    Oct29

    Communism, Memory and ‘Forgetting’

    Writing in the New York Times, Bret Stephens takes aim at the curious mix of indulgence, amnesia and ignorance that envelops the subject of Communism. How many know the name of Lazar Kaganovich, one of Stalin’s principal henchmen in the [genocidal Ukrainian] famine [of 1932/33]? What about other chapters large and small in the history of...

    Saakashvili: Ukrainian Government Must Heed Our Demands
    Oct29

    Saakashvili: Ukrainian Government Must Heed Our Demands

    Hundreds of protesters joined a rally organized outside the Ukrainian parliament in Kyiv on October 29 by the New Forces Movement, a novice political group led by Mikheil Saakashvili. The former Georgian president and ex-governor of Ukraine’s Odesa Oblast was stripped of Ukrainian citizenship in June 2017 in a move he is currently...

    Hungary Vetoes NATO-Ukraine Summit
    Oct29

    Hungary Vetoes NATO-Ukraine Summit

    Hungary stated that it cannot support Ukraine’s integration into the military bloc and vetoed the NATO-Ukraine Committee summit scheduled take place in December, the Foreign Ministry of Hungary announced, according to a statement published on the country’s government website. The reason for the veto lies with the so-called Law on...

    Ancient Bulgarian manuscripts stored at the Russian State Library
    Oct29

    Ancient Bulgarian manuscripts stored at the Russian State Library

    Did you know that alongside numerous unique Slavic written sources, the funds of the Russian State Library store some 1,000 ancient Bulgarian manuscripts? Here is chief paleographer, Prof. Marina Krutova from the “Manuscripts” department with more about them: “One of the oldest manuscripts of Bulgarian origin is the Slepchanski Apostle, written...

    Russian Rescue Team Arrives In Svalbard As Hopes For Crew Fade
    Oct29

    Russian Rescue Team Arrives In Svalbard As Hopes For Crew Fade

    A Russian plane dispatched by the Emergency Situations Ministry has arrived in Norway with a rescue team to aid efforts to recover the crew and passengers of a Russian Mi-8 helicopter that had gone missing off the Arctic Svalbard archipelago. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Hungary vetoes NATO-Ukraine Commission meeting
    Oct29

    Hungary vetoes NATO-Ukraine Commission meeting

    Justin SpikeHungary vetoes NATO-Ukraine Commission meeting Photo: MTI/KKMHungary has vetoed a planned December 6 meeting of the NATO-Ukraine Commission, announced Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó (pictured) at a Friday press conference, reports pro-government news portal origo.hu. The reason for the veto, Szijjártó said, was...