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    This Is How the Oil Crisis Has Impacted Military Spending
    Apr11

    This Is How the Oil Crisis Has Impacted Military Spending

    A report by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute has revealed that most of the world’s nations hiked their military budgets last year, marking the first increase in spending since the 2008 crisis. It seems that the only ones not taking part in this military spending hike are some of the world’s biggest oil producers....

    U.S. Alliances: Trump Is Not So Stupid
    Apr11

    U.S. Alliances: Trump Is Not So Stupid

    At a recent news conference, President Obama called into question Donald Trump’s fitness for office by criticizing his policy stances on ceding living space to Russia as another great power and pushing wealthy U.S. allies to do more to defend themselves, so the United States wouldn’t need to continue to bear most of that burden....

    Shooter Arrested for Attempted Assassination of Senior Scientist in MH17 Crash Case
    Apr11

    Shooter Arrested for Attempted Assassination of Senior Scientist in MH17 Crash Case

    Oleksandr Ruvin, a senior forensic scientist from Ukraine, was shot in the leg late in 2015 while leading the investigation on the Malaysia Airlines jet MH17 crash. Police have now arrested his suspected attacker, who claimed he was trying to assassinate him over the plane crash’s probe. In October of 2015, a report was published confirming...

    New Leadership, Same Old Ukraine
    Apr11

    New Leadership, Same Old Ukraine

    Unpopular President Petro Poroshenko is consolidating power instead of pushing rapid change. …read more Source:...

    Why Ukraine isn’t out of the woods just yet
    Apr11

    Why Ukraine isn’t out of the woods just yet

    Optimism over Ukraine’s economic prospects in the wake of the Prime Minister’s resignation are likely to be short-lived. …read more Source:...

    Perpetual War for Perpetual Peace
    Apr11

    Perpetual War for Perpetual Peace

    What are the sources of the interminable wars throughout the world today? Why are militant Muslims terrorizing Europe and America? What has caused the turmoil in Ukraine? Is Vladimir Putin desirous of reigniting the Cold War? Does he represent a dangerous threat to the West as his predecessors in the Kremlin did? What role do our own politicians...

    Ukraine awaits new government to fulfill promises of Maidan
    Apr11

    Ukraine awaits new government to fulfill promises of Maidan

    Swept into office by the mass protests that deposed the Russia-friendly president two years ago, Ukraine’s new leaders promised that the country would soon be welcomed into Europe as a thriving new democracy. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine awaits new government to fulfill promises of Maidan
    Apr11

    Ukraine awaits new government to fulfill promises of Maidan

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Swept into office by the mass protests that deposed the Russia-friendly president two years ago, Ukraine’s new leaders… …read more Source:...

    Donald Trump Challenges Washington’s Bipartisan War Lobby: Developing a Foreign Policy for America
    Apr11

    Donald Trump Challenges Washington’s Bipartisan War Lobby: Developing a Foreign Policy for America

    Donald Trump has become this season’s campaign phenomenon. He’s broken all the rules. Yet he could become the Republican presidential nominee and maybe even president. GOP elites are in a frenzy. The Neoconservatives and ultra-hawks who have dominated Republican foreign policy for more than a decade are considering political treason....

    Ukraine ‘Very Volatile’ After PM Resignation, Says Council of Europe
    Apr11

    Ukraine ‘Very Volatile’ After PM Resignation, Says Council of Europe

    Ukraine has become “very volatile” since Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk resigned, the head of the Council of Europe said on Monday, calling for the swift formation of a new government and speedier progress on reforms. Yatseniuk tendered his resignation on Sunday, opening the way to seeking a more stable government for Ukraine which...