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    Ukraine's anti-corruption bureau launches case against sister agency
    Nov14

    Ukraine's anti-corruption bureau launches case against sister agency

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian investigators on Tuesday said they had opened a criminal case into suspected extortion by officials at a sister anti-corruption agency, based partly on information from a whistleblower who also implicated the president’s office. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine’s anti-corruption bureau launches case against sister agency
    Nov14

    Ukraine’s anti-corruption bureau launches case against sister agency

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian investigators on Tuesday said they had opened a criminal case into suspected extortion by officials at a sister anti-corruption agency, based partly on information from a whistleblower who also implicated the president’s office. …read more Source:...

    World War III in Europe: Imagine if the Soviet Union Invaded NATO? This Simulator Does.
    Nov14

    World War III in Europe: Imagine if the Soviet Union Invaded NATO? This Simulator Does.

    Michael Peck Security, Europe It would have been awful–and bloody. From three decades distant, it is easy to forget that the late 1980s were the high point of the World War That Never Was. Both sides, oblivious to the imminent fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the Soviet Union, had deployed the last cutting-edge technology of the...

    Kyrgyzstan’s economic week Nov 4-11, 2017
    Nov14

    Kyrgyzstan’s economic week Nov 4-11, 2017

    The CIS is the main one. This week, the State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan said that Kyrgyzstan is the main foreign trade partner of Uzbekistan among the CIS countries. Among the main trade partners of Uzbekistan are also Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Tajikistan, which make 28.6% of foreign trade turnover. Foreign trade operations of...

    Why we’re not putting peacekeepers on the ground in Ukraine — or anywhere else
    Nov14

    Why we’re not putting peacekeepers on the ground in Ukraine — or anywhere else

    It’s an awkward moment for Canada to be hosting a UN meeting of defence ministers to talk about peacekeeping … since we’re not really doing that anymore. In fairness, nobody is … because it isn’t really peacekeeping anymore. It’s a very dangerous new world of peacemaking for the soldiers in blue helmets and berets....

    Bone fragments found in Ukraine do come from MH17 victims
    Nov14

    Bone fragments found in Ukraine do come from MH17 victims

    Pieces of bone found in the vicinity of the MH17 plane crash in eastern Ukraine contain DNA material from seven… …read more Source:...

    Iran’s parliamentary delegation meet Ukrainian foreign minister
    Nov14

    Iran’s parliamentary delegation meet Ukrainian foreign minister

    …read more Source: Mehr News...

    EU to increase resources to counter what it perceives as Russian propaganda
    Nov14

    EU to increase resources to counter what it perceives as Russian propaganda

    Following developments in Eastern Europe and Catalonia, EU foreign affairs ministers pledged more resources to fight against foreign interference in Europe, in particular coming from Russian actors. “I asked the ministers to support my request to increase the human and financial resources” to fight against disinformation and propaganda coming...

    [Ticker] British PM warns of Russian interference
    Nov14

    [Ticker] British PM warns of Russian interference

    Russia “is seeking to weaponise information” and “sow discord in the West and undermine our institutions,” British prime Minister Theresa May said Monday. “We know what you are doing, and you will not succeed,” she said in a speech. May said Russia provoked violence in eastern Ukraine, meddled in elections, and...

    U.S., Russia Envoys Differ On Peace And Peacekeepers In Eastern Ukraine
    Nov14

    U.S., Russia Envoys Differ On Peace And Peacekeepers In Eastern Ukraine

    After talks on the conflict in eastern Ukraine, U.S. and Russian envoys say their countries have “different concepts for how to make peace” but will continue to work to achieve that goal. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...