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    Russia : sound, fury, but not much clout
    Mar23

    Russia : sound, fury, but not much clout

    Strategy is the central political art, writes Lawrence Freedman in Strategy: A History. “It is about getting more out of a situation than the starting balance of power would suggest. It is the art of creating power.” If this is so, consider the case of a country that is economically smaller than Italy, Australia, or South Korea. Its economy has...

    Former Russian Lawmaker Shot Dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Former Russian Lawmaker Shot Dead in Ukraine

    A former Russian lawmaker who became a vociferous critic of Moscow following his recent move to Ukraine was shot and killed in Kiev Thursday, prompting another war of words between the two countries. …read more Source: U.S....

    Maelfu ya watu wahamishwa kufuatia mlipuko kwenye ghala la silaha Ukraine
    Mar23

    Maelfu ya watu wahamishwa kufuatia mlipuko kwenye ghala la silaha Ukraine

    Karibu watu 20,000 wanahamishwa kufuatia misururu ya milipuko kwenye ghala kubwa la kuhifadhi silaha mashariki mwa Ukraine, kisa ambacho kimetajwa na maafisa kuwa cha hujuma. …read more Source:...

    Former Russian MP Shot Dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Former Russian MP Shot Dead in Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Poroshenko blames state terrorism by Russia; Kremlin spokesperson Peskov says that’s “absurd.” …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ugly turn in geopolitics: Ukraine bars Russia’s top singer from Eurovision finals in Kiev
    Mar23

    Ugly turn in geopolitics: Ukraine bars Russia’s top singer from Eurovision finals in Kiev

    Yulia Samoylova, 27, who uses a wheelchair, was selected as Russia’s entry for the kitsch song contest by state-owned Channel 1 this month …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Former Russian Deputy Shot in Kiev
    Mar23

    Former Russian Deputy Shot in Kiev

    The former deputy in the Russian Duma Denis Voronenkov has been killed in front of a hotel in Kiev, confirmed Ukrainian authorities. President Petro Poroshenko described the murder as “an act of terrorism on the part of Russia”. “The clear signature of the Russian special services has appeared several times across different European capitals.”...

    Ukraine and the Cult of ‘Resolve’
    Mar23

    Ukraine and the Cult of ‘Resolve’

    Anders Fogh Rasmussen makes a dubious claim and offers an even worse recommendation: Moscow has remained in the Donbas because the West has allowed it to. The U.S. can demonstrate Western resolve by ramping up sanctions on Moscow and increase the cost of Russian interference by supplying defensive weapons to Ukraine. The first sentence greatly...

    Ugly turn in geopolitics: Ukraine bars Russia’s top singer from Eurovision finals in Kiev
    Mar23

    Ugly turn in geopolitics: Ukraine bars Russia’s top singer from Eurovision finals in Kiev

    LONDON — Ukraine has barred Russia’s contender in the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest from entering the country for three years, effectively banning her from the final in Kiev next month. The Ukrainian Security Service (SBU) said Wednesday that Yulia Samoylova had been banned for breaking Ukrainian law. “The Security Service of Ukraine has...

    Killing of Ex-Russian Lawmaker an ‘Act of State Terrorism’, Says Ukrainian President
    Mar23

    Killing of Ex-Russian Lawmaker an ‘Act of State Terrorism’, Says Ukrainian President

    Denis Voronenkov was shot and killed in Kiev Thursday in what the Ukrainian president described as an “act of state terrorism” by Russia. …read more Source:...

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine

    Denis Voronenkov, who testified against Moscow’s policies, killed in what Kiev terms an ‘act of state terrorism’ …read more Source: The Times of...