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    Putin Seeks Parliamentary Backing Over China Pact
    Sep29

    Putin Seeks Parliamentary Backing Over China Pact

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has put forward an agreement with China on intelligence sharing, for the approval of the Russian parliament, the Kremlin reports. The deal, if ratified will see both countries cooperating on cracking down on “terrorism, separatism extremism” and means the two major powers will exchange information on the...

    In 48 hours, 33, 771 Jews slaughtered at Babi Yar
    Sep29

    In 48 hours, 33, 771 Jews slaughtered at Babi Yar

    Ukraine is marking 75 years since the World War II massacre. …read more Source: USA...

    Russia Dismisses Accusations of MH17 Responsibility
    Sep29

    Russia Dismisses Accusations of MH17 Responsibility

    Russia has dismissed accusations by international investigators that the downing of passenger jet MH17 over Ukraine in 2014 was Russia’s responsibility. Since the Malaysian Airlines jet was shot down in eastern Ukraine in 2014, killing all passengers on board, international investigators have sought to find out who was responsible. Ukraine...

    Editorial: Vladimir Putin’s Outlaw State
    Sep29

    Editorial: Vladimir Putin’s Outlaw State

    Mr. Putin’s behavior in Ukraine and Syria violates not only rules designed to promote peace but common human decency. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine Commemorates WWII Babi Yar Victims
    Sep29

    Ukraine Commemorates WWII Babi Yar Victims

    Ukraine is marking 75 years since the World War II massacre of 33,771 Jews on the outskirts of Nazi-occupied Kyiv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    MH17 downed by missile brought in from Russia: investigators
    Sep29

    MH17 downed by missile brought in from Russia: investigators

    Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was downed over eastern Ukraine by a BUK missile brought into a pro-Russian area of eastern Ukraine by Russia, the head of the Dutch National Detective Force, Wilbert Paulissen said Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Victims’ Relatives Expected Evidence of Russia’s Involvement in Malaysian Plane Crash
    Sep29

    Victims’ Relatives Expected Evidence of Russia’s Involvement in Malaysian Plane Crash

    Investigators say evidence shows the missile that downed a Malaysian aircraft on July 17, 2014 had been transferred from Russia to a rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine from where the plane was hit. All 283 passengers and 15 crew members on board the Boeing 777 were killed. Investigators say the Buk missile and the trailer from which it was...

    Russia Implicated in shooting down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine
    Sep29

    Russia Implicated in shooting down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine

    A Dutch-led investigation has concluded that the powerful surface-to-air missile system used to shoot down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine two years ago, killing all 298 on board, was trucked in from Russia at the request of Russian-backed separatists and returned to Russia the same night. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Ukrainian Prankster Targets U.S. Celebrity Kardashian In Paris Incident
    Sep29

    Ukrainian Prankster Targets U.S. Celebrity Kardashian In Paris Incident

    Ukrainian prankster Vitaliy Sedyuk has struck again, this time targeting American celebrity Kim Kardashian’s derriere as she was entering an exclusive restaurant in Paris. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Families get answers, but little closure from report on passenger jet downed by missile
    Sep29

    Families get answers, but little closure from report on passenger jet downed by missile

    Evidence released Wednesday showing Malaysian Air Flight MH17 was brought down by a Russian missile answers some questions for the Toronto-area family of a passenger on the flight, but they don’t expect it to bring any resolution. …read more Source:...