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    Get Ready, Russia: Ukraine Wants to Build Its Very Own MiG-29 (Sort of)
    Mar21

    Get Ready, Russia: Ukraine Wants to Build Its Very Own MiG-29 (Sort of)

    Dave Majumdar Security, Europe Chances are its not going to happen. Ukraine is developing a new indigenous lightweight fighter aircraft fighter according to a new report. However, the project has existed in some form for more than ten years. According to a report in Jane’s, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko announced that Kiev would...

    New documents say Trump aide hid payments from pro-Moscow Ukraine party
    Mar21

    New documents say Trump aide hid payments from pro-Moscow Ukraine party

    KIEV, Ukraine — A Ukrainian lawmaker on Tuesday released new financial documents allegedly showing that a former campaign manager to President Trump laundered payments from the party of a disgraced ex-leader of Ukraine using offshore accounts in Belize and Kyrgyzstan. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    “We’ve been redrawing borders too – think of Kosovo”
    Mar21

    “We’ve been redrawing borders too – think of Kosovo”

    French presidential candidate Francois Fillon mentioned the issue of Kosovo when he spoke about Crimea joining Russia.“We have changed borders ourselves. Kosovo, for example. We think that because we are westerners everything is allowed to us – we can enter Iraq, we can bring order to any corner of the world… There is a fundamental...

    Of Nazi collaboration and Russian disinformation
    Mar21

    Of Nazi collaboration and Russian disinformation

    The controversy over Chrystia Freeland’s family background can be confounding. No, our foreign minister isn’t answerable for her Ukrainian-born grandfather, who edited a propaganda outlet for the Nazis in occupied Krakow. Yes, the Russians are playing a dirty game of demonization by spreading incriminating stories about her distant...

    Rand Paul’s latest lonely fight incenses fellow senators
    Mar21

    Rand Paul’s latest lonely fight incenses fellow senators

    Rand Paul is at it again.It’s not enough for the Kentucky Republican to try to tank House Speaker Paul Ryan’s Obamacare repeal bill. He’s also driving his Senate colleagues crazy by holding up the one thing the Senate could do to quickly rebuke Russian President Vladimir Putin: pass a popular treaty ratifying Montenegro’s...

    Democrats Change Tune on Lethal Aid to Ukraine to Help Case Against Trump
    Mar21

    Democrats Change Tune on Lethal Aid to Ukraine to Help Case Against Trump

    Prominent members of the Democratic Party now seem to be in favor of supplying Ukraine with lethal military aid, despite the fact that the Obama administration refused to give weapons to the besieged country in its fight against pro-Russian separatists for years. What’s changed? The newfound support for lethal aid on the left helps...

    Kiev imposes sanctions on Serbians who visited Crimea
    Mar21

    Kiev imposes sanctions on Serbians who visited Crimea

    The Ukrainian security service SBU has decided to impose sanctions on Serbian politicians who have paid a three-day visit to Crimea.SBU spokesperson Elena Gitlyanska announced this on Facebook, Tanjug reported late on Monday, quoting Sputnik. …read more Source:...

    CELEBRATION OF THE 203rd ANNIVERSARY OF TARAS SHEVCHENKO’S BIRTH
    Mar21

    CELEBRATION OF THE 203rd ANNIVERSARY OF TARAS SHEVCHENKO’S BIRTH

    Ukrainians in Australia marks the 203rd anniversary of the birth of Ukraines Bard, Taras Shevchenko. Though he lived only 47 years, he produced poetry and artwork that is cherished around the world and his dedication to the Ukrainian cause will re…(Українці Австралії та їх нашадки відзначили 203-тю річницю з дня народження Великого Кобзаря....

    With tensions high, Kazakhstan plays mediator in Syria peace talks
    Mar21

    With tensions high, Kazakhstan plays mediator in Syria peace talks

    ASTANA (TCA) — As the Syria peace talks in Astana have given more international exposure to Kazakhstan as a player in the region wider than Central Asia, we are republishing this article by George Voloshin, originally published by The Jamestown Foundation’s Eurasia Daily Monitor: As the Syrian civil war enters its seventh year (the conflict...

    UKRAINE: BLOCKADE OR POLITICAL INTRIGUE
    Mar21

    UKRAINE: BLOCKADE OR POLITICAL INTRIGUE

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko approved the decision of Ukraine’s National Security and Defense Council on the termination of cargo transportation with Donbass areas not controlled by Kyiv. “Implement the decision of the National Security an…(16 березня президент України Петро Порошенко ввів у дію рішення Ради національної...