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    Russia, Ukraine clash over tribute to UN ambassador
    Feb22

    Russia, Ukraine clash over tribute to UN ambassador

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    No Clear Cause for Russian UN Ambassador’s Sudden Death
    Feb22

    No Clear Cause for Russian UN Ambassador’s Sudden Death

    New York City’s medical examiners have failed to determine what caused the sudden death this week of Russia’s ambassador to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin. The medical examiners concluded that further study, which usually includes toxicology tests and other screenings, would be needed before they could say why Churkin died...

    No Clear Cause for Russian UN Ambassador’s Sudden Death
    Feb22

    No Clear Cause for Russian UN Ambassador’s Sudden Death

    New York City’s medical examiners have failed to determine what caused the sudden death this week of Russia’s ambassador to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin. The medical examiners concluded that further study, which usually includes toxicology tests and other screenings, would be needed before they could say why Churkin died...

    Top seed Nishikori suffers shock first-round loss in Rio
    Feb22

    Top seed Nishikori suffers shock first-round loss in Rio

    RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Top seed Kei Nishikori crashed out of the Rio de Janeiro Open on Tuesday after suffering a 6-4, 6-3 first-round loss to Brazils Thomaz Bellucci.The Japanese world number five, who was stunned by unseeded Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov in the Argentina Open final two days ago, was broken in the first game en route...

    Ukraine calls from more sanctions as Russia endorses passports issued to rebels by separatist authorities
    Feb22

    Ukraine calls from more sanctions as Russia endorses passports issued to rebels by separatist authorities

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    US warns of new Chinese missile launchpads in South China Sea
    Feb22

    US warns of new Chinese missile launchpads in South China Sea

    WASHINGTON: China is nearly finished building almost two dozen structures on artificial islands in the South China Sea that appear designed to house long-range surface-to-air missiles, two US officials told Reuters. The development is likely to raise questions about whether and how the United States will respond, given its vows to take a tough...

    U.S officials: China finishing South China Sea buildings that could house missiles
    Feb22

    U.S officials: China finishing South China Sea buildings that could house missiles

    WASHINGTON: China, in an early test of U.S. President Donald Trump, is nearly finished building almost two dozen structures on artificial islands in the South China Sea that appear designed to house long-range surface-to-air missiles, two U.S. officials told Reuters. The development is likely to raise questions about whether and how the United...

    Facing treason probe, Ukrainian MP plans to travel to Washington to pitch peace plan to Trump
    Feb22

    Facing treason probe, Ukrainian MP plans to travel to Washington to pitch peace plan to Trump

    A Ukrainian lawmaker who proposed an alternative plan for peace with Russian-backed separatists to U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration told Reuters on Tuesday he plans to travel to Washington to present the proposal publicly. On Monday, the New York Times reported that Andriy Artemenko had sent a proposal to associates of Trump...

    OSCE Head: Ukraine Ceasefire ‘Doesn’t Look Too Good’
    Feb22

    OSCE Head: Ukraine Ceasefire ‘Doesn’t Look Too Good’

    UNITED NATIONS – The head of the OSCE said on Tuesday that a ceasefire in Ukraine was not looking “too good” and confirmation of the agreed removal of heavy artillery would have to wait until at least Wednesday. “It looks like activities are continuing. I don’t have a last-minute confirmation, but it doesn’t look too...

    Russia Has Its Own A-10 Warthog (And It Was Meant to Be a NATO-Killer)
    Feb22

    Russia Has Its Own A-10 Warthog (And It Was Meant to Be a NATO-Killer)

    Sebastien Roblin Security, Europe The Su-25 Frogfoot is one of those aircraft that may not be at the cutting edge, but still has seen widespread service around the world because it offers an effective and useful solution to the need to blast targets on the ground. Like the A-10, the Su-25 was all about winning a titanic clash between the ground...