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    Ukraine military helicopter crashes, killing five
    Mar27

    Ukraine military helicopter crashes, killing five

    MOSCOW: A Ukrainian military helicopter crashed in the war-torn east of the country on Sunday, killing all five people aboard after apparently hitting a power line, in what is believed to be an accident, the army said. “Five people died in this tragedy — three crew members and two passengers,” army spokesman Oleksandr Motuzianyk said. The...

    Five dead in military helicopter crash in east Ukraine
    Mar27

    Five dead in military helicopter crash in east Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AFP) – A Ukrainian military helicopter crashed in the war-torn east of the country on Sunday, killing all five people aboard after apparently hitting a power line, in what is believed to be an accident, the army said.Five people died in this tragedy — three crew members and two passengers, army spokesman Oleksandr Motuzianyk...

    South Tel Aviv Overtaken by Illegal Immigrants
    Mar27

    South Tel Aviv Overtaken by Illegal Immigrants

    Reprinted En.mida.org.il. Last week, a 29 year old illegal immigrant from Eritrea was charged with the attempted rape of an 80 year old woman in South Tel Aviv. The victim, in describing the attack, said “he beat me and dragged me across the floor.” Later in the week, a 40 year old woman was brutally raped near the Old Central Bus Station in Tel...

    Defense’s Other Mega Spenders
    Mar27

    Defense’s Other Mega Spenders

    By The GlobalistWho are the 19 nations that spend more on defense as a share of their national economy than even the United States does?1. Among the 171 countries surveyed by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), in 2015, 19 spent a higher share of their GDP on defense than the United States’s 3.3%. 2. All of these...

    Five dead in military helicopter crash in east Ukraine
    Mar27

    Five dead in military helicopter crash in east Ukraine

    …read more Source: The...

    Prisoners of semantics
    Mar27

    Prisoners of semantics

    KIEV, Ukraine — Nadiya Kalyn rushed home to watch the two-minute video when it appeared on an anti-government YouTube channel in October. She hadn’t seen her husband’s face since he was taken prisoner by Russian-backed separatists in Donetsk more than a year before. Prisoners are fed three times daily, her...

    Three soldiers killed in clashes in Ukraine’s rebel east
    Mar27

    Three soldiers killed in clashes in Ukraine’s rebel east

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Russiagate’s Unasked Questions
    Mar27

    Russiagate’s Unasked Questions

    Call me confused. Last week’s House Intelligence Committee hearing on possible Trump associates’ collusion with the Russian government, which featured FBI Director James Comey and NSA Director Mike Rogers, provided very little new information even as it confirmed troubling revelations that had already appeared in the media. If the FBI...

    Politics: A timeline of events that unfolded during the election appears to support the FBI’s investigation into Trump and Russia
    Mar27

    Politics: A timeline of events that unfolded during the election appears to support the FBI’s investigation into Trump and Russia

    A timeline of events that unfolded during the election appears to support the FBI's investigation into Trump-Russia collusion The FBI is now investigating whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russia to undermine Hillary Clinton in the 2016 election. The timeline of major, game-changing events that unfolded in the final months of the...

    Trump is an American Assad
    Mar27

    Trump is an American Assad

    As one looks out onto the world stage one can clearly identify the arrival of a new leading politics, one that replaces globalising neoliberalism with aggressive nationalist populism. These circumstances have arisen in the west as a consequence of our acceptance of empire. One specific instance is the US left’s ambivalence regarding the...