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    Ukraine’s Savchenko Goes on Hunger Strike Over Detention
    Mar23

    Ukraine’s Savchenko Goes on Hunger Strike Over Detention

    By Olena VasinaKIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian lawmaker Nadiya Savchenko began a hunger strike on Friday to protest her detention on charges of planning… …read more Source: U.S....

    Savchenko Announces Hunger Strike As Kyiv Court Decides Whether To Jail Her
    Mar23

    Savchenko Announces Hunger Strike As Kyiv Court Decides Whether To Jail Her

    Ukrainian lawmaker Nadia Savchenko announced a hunger strike as a court in Kyiv was deciding whether she will be placed in pretrial custody after the county’s chief prosecutor accused her of plotting terrorist attacks. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian lawmaker faces arrest on alleged coup plot charges
    Mar23

    Ukrainian lawmaker faces arrest on alleged coup plot charges

    A Ukrainian court is deliberating whether to arrest a celebrated former military pilot accused of plotting an attack on parliament with grenades and automatic weapons. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukrainian lawmaker faces arrest on alleged coup plot charges
    Mar23

    Ukrainian lawmaker faces arrest on alleged coup plot charges

    A Ukrainian court is deliberating whether to arrest a celebrated former military pilot accused of plotting an attack on parliament with grenades and automatic weapons. Nadiya Savchenko was taken into … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    6 Questions for A.G. Sulzberger, the New Publisher of the New York Times
    Mar23

    6 Questions for A.G. Sulzberger, the New Publisher of the New York Times

    Will the Times continue to go to bat for ill-fated wars? Dear Mr. Sulzberger:Congratulations on assuming the reins of this nation’s — and arguably, the world’s — most influential publication. It’s the family business, of course, so your appointment to succeed your father doesn’t exactly qualify as a surprise....

    Will the Deep State Break Trump?
    Mar23

    Will the Deep State Break Trump?

    “It is becoming more obvious with each passing day that the men and the movement that broke Lyndon Johnson’s authority in 1968 are out to break Richard Nixon,” wrote David Broder on October 8, 1969. “The likelihood is great that they will succeed again.” A columnist for The Washington Post, Broder was no fan of Nixon. His prediction,...

    Russian Embassy says Trudeau criticism of Putin unproductive, confrontational
    Mar23

    Russian Embassy says Trudeau criticism of Putin unproductive, confrontational

    The Russian Embassy is firing back at Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for criticizing President Vladimir Putin at a news conference this week. But a leading expert on Russia and the Arctic is dismissing the dust-up as the result of a mistaken prime minister, and a junior Russian diplomat with an itchy Twitter finger. Trudeau said on Wednesday...

    Bolton Will Be Trump’s New National Security Advisor
    Mar23

    Bolton Will Be Trump’s New National Security Advisor

    John Bolton will be the new National Security Advisor following McMaster’s resignation: Lt. Gen. H. R. McMaster, the battle-tested Army officer tapped as President Trump’s national security adviser last year to stabilize a turbulent foreign policy operation, will resign and be replaced by John R. Bolton, a hard-line former United...

    Now Prohibited in Ukraine’s Parliamentary Chamber: Weapons
    Mar22

    Now Prohibited in Ukraine’s Parliamentary Chamber: Weapons

    Parliament began enforcing a law prohibiting lawmakers from carrying guns or explosives, after a member arrived this month with hand grenades. …read more Source: The New York...

    A Ukraine Coup? War Hero Politician Nadiya Savchenko Arrested for Plotting To Overthrow Government Using Grenades and Automatic Weapons
    Mar22

    A Ukraine Coup? War Hero Politician Nadiya Savchenko Arrested for Plotting To Overthrow Government Using Grenades and Automatic Weapons

    The former military helicopter pilot turned parliamentarian, who rose to fame after pro-Russian rebels captured her, may have added coup plotter to her list of titles. …read more Source:...