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    Investigators Say Missile That Downed MH17 Came From Russian Military
    May24

    Investigators Say Missile That Downed MH17 Came From Russian Military

    The plane was shot down over eastern Ukraine in July 2014, killing 298 people aboard. Russia has denied involvement.(Image credit: Robin Van Lonkhuijsen/AFP/Getty Images) …read more Source:...

    Putin’s Bridge Linking Russia To (Annexed) Crimea Opens
    May16

    Putin’s Bridge Linking Russia To (Annexed) Crimea Opens

    The Russian leader jumped behind the wheel of an orange dump truck, leading the charge across the 12-mile bridge connecting the two regions for the first time in history. (Image credit: Alexander Nemenov/AP) …read more Source:...

    America’s Shrinking Diplomatic Presence In Russia Comes At A Cost For Both Countries
    Apr12

    America’s Shrinking Diplomatic Presence In Russia Comes At A Cost For Both Countries

    After the most recent round of diplomatic expulsions, the U.S. embassy in Moscow has lost vital staff — including those working on important bilateral issues, like Syria, Ukraine and arms control. For ordinary Russians, the cuts at the embassy mean it’s virtually impossible to get a U.S. visa in Moscow anymore. …read more Source:...

    After Documenting Nazi Crimes, A French Priest Exposes ISIS Attacks On Yazidis
    Mar18

    After Documenting Nazi Crimes, A French Priest Exposes ISIS Attacks On Yazidis

    Patrick Desbois has spent the last 15 years uncovering details of Nazi massacres in Eastern Europe and Russia. Using the same methods, the priest is now uncovering ISIS crimes against Yazidis.(Image credit: Christophe Archambault/AFP/Getty Images) …read more Source:...

    Dissident Who Was Snatched Back By Supporters In Ukraine Is Arrested Again
    Dec09

    Dissident Who Was Snatched Back By Supporters In Ukraine Is Arrested Again

    This time former Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili wasn’t rescued from a police van, as he was earlier this week. The stateless politician was taken to a police station.(Image credit: Efrem Lukatsky/AP) …read more Source:...

    Mueller Investigation Brings Down A Top Democratic Lobbyist

    Tony Podesta, brother of Clinton campaign chair John Podesta, blamed “right-wing media” for his decision to leave his namesake firm. The firm assisted Paul Manafort’s work in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    ‘Red Famine’ Revisits Stalin’s Brutal Campaign To Starve The Peasantry In Ukraine
    Oct09

    ‘Red Famine’ Revisits Stalin’s Brutal Campaign To Starve The Peasantry In Ukraine

    Pulitzer Prize-winning author Anne Applebaum explains how Stalin killed millions in the ’30s by orchestrating a famine to suppress the nationalist movement and strengthen Russian influence in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    In Eastern Ukraine, A Struggle For Survival In The Crossfire Of A Little-Seen War
    Aug04

    In Eastern Ukraine, A Struggle For Survival In The Crossfire Of A Little-Seen War

    This year, 59 civilians have been killed and 280 injured as fighting continues in a 3-year-old war between Russian-backed separatists and government forces. Residents despair of ever seeing peace.(Image credit: Brendan Hoffman/Prime for NPR) …read more Source:...

    Putin To Expel 755 U.S. Diplomatic Staff From Russia In Response To New Sanctions
    Jul30

    Putin To Expel 755 U.S. Diplomatic Staff From Russia In Response To New Sanctions

    Russia’s Foreign Ministry had signaled on Friday that U.S. diplomats would be ordered out of the country, as retaliation after new sanctions on Russia were approved by Congress this week. (Image credit: Adam Berry/Getty Images) …read more Source:...

    How Did Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Pop Up In Spain?
    Jul13

    How Did Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Pop Up In Spain?

    The Ebola-like virus is found mainly in North Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia.(Image credit: Adam Cuerden) …read more Source:...

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