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    Ukraine Prosecutor Says Suspects Detonator Triggered Munitions Blast
    Sep30

    Ukraine Prosecutor Says Suspects Detonator Triggered Munitions Blast

    Ukraine’s Prosecutor-General Yuriy Lutsenko said investigators are operating under a theory that saboteurs may have used a detonator to trigger a massive explosion and fire at a munitions depot in central Ukraine this week. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Charges Opposition Leader for Unsanctioned Protests
    Sep30

    Russia Charges Opposition Leader for Unsanctioned Protests

    Russian police released opposition leader and would-be presidential candidate Alexei Navalny on Friday after several hours in detention. Police charged Navalny with repeatedly organizing unauthorized rallies, an administrative offense punishable with a fine of up to a 300,000 rubles ($5,200) and compulsory work for up to 200 hours. “We were...

    Analysts: Russia May Be Helping Catalonia Secessionists
    Sep30

    Analysts: Russia May Be Helping Catalonia Secessionists

    Catalonia’s secessionists, who are trying to organize an independence vote from Spain on Sunday, may be getting aid from Russia as part of the Kremlin’s ongoing strategy to destabilize the European Union, according to European Union analysts. Spain’s central government has deployed thousands of police to contain expected...

    Gogol Bordello’s front man on what it means to be Ukrainian
    Sep29

    Gogol Bordello’s front man on what it means to be Ukrainian

    Ukraine-born Eugene Hutz is the lead singer of the band Gogol Bordello. Although the band is based in New York and Hutz himself has lived there for years, identity and Ukraine help define the band. …read more Source: Public Radio...

    Make America Vigilant Again
    Sep29

    Make America Vigilant Again

    I am a Russian, and I support the efforts of the Committee to Investigate Russia. I even think that Morgan Freeman’s much-maligned video remarks are a good thing. Here’s why.I lived in Russia for almost thirty years before I had to leave it due to threats against my life stemming from my work as a journalist. I know my country and my...

    GOP Lawmakers Press the White House on Aid to Ukraine
    Sep29

    GOP Lawmakers Press the White House on Aid to Ukraine

    GOP lawmakers are waiting on the White House to act on recommendations from top officials to send lethal defensive aid to Ukraine. Russia has boosted Ukrainian separatists with weapons and fighters in the years-long conflict on the country’s eastern border. on WeeklyStandard.com …read more Source: The Weekly...

    Top-ranked Israeli tennis player Dudi Sela leaves match early for Yom Kippur
    Sep29

    Top-ranked Israeli tennis player Dudi Sela leaves match early for Yom Kippur

    Dudi Sela celebrating after winning a match at the Shenzhen Open tennis tournament in China, Sept. 28, 2017. (STR/AFP/Getty Images) (JTA) — The World Series is weeks away, but an Israeli tennis pro has conjured memories of Sandy Koufax. Dudi Sela, his nation’s top-ranked male player, quit his quarterfinals match Friday in the third set of a...

    Russia detains 2 in Crimea for allegedly spying for Ukraine
    Sep29

    Russia detains 2 in Crimea for allegedly spying for Ukraine

    Russia’s top domestic security agency says it has arrested two people suspected of passing the nation’s military secrets to Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Photos of the Week: 9/23–9/29
    Sep29

    Photos of the Week: 9/23–9/29

    Rescue and recovery in the Caribbean and Mexico, the Invictus Games in Toronto, the North East Skinny Dip in England, the world’s first drone taxi service in Dubai, surf dogs in California, a massive explosion in Ukraine, and much more. …read more Source: The...

    Photos of the Week: 9/23–9/29
    Sep29

    Photos of the Week: 9/23–9/29

    Rescue and recovery in the Caribbean and Mexico, the Invictus Games in Toronto, the North East Skinny Dip in England, the world’s first drone taxi service in Dubai, surf dogs in California, a massive explosion in Ukraine, and much more. …read more Source: The...