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    Ukraine Govt. minister under fire for racy photo scandal
    Nov14

    Ukraine Govt. minister under fire for racy photo scandal

    The new deputy Interior Minister of Ukraine Anastasia Deeva is under fire after racy photos of the pretty politico hit the Internet. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Ukraine Begins to Move Giant Shield Over Chernobyl Site
    Nov14

    Ukraine Begins to Move Giant Shield Over Chernobyl Site

    The work to install a giant shield over the Chernobyl nuclear disaster site in Ukraine began Monday in an effort to block radioactive material from leaking out over the next several decades. The installation of the shield is planned to complete on Nov. 29 at a total cost of $1.6 billion, the AFP news agency reports. The European Bank for...

    Investigation Uncovers Poroshenko’s, Allies’ Spanish Coastal Villas
    Nov14

    Investigation Uncovers Poroshenko’s, Allies’ Spanish Coastal Villas

    Along the picturesque shores of Estepona in southern Spain’s Costa del Sol lie some of Europe’s most elegant resorts and luxury estates, whose owners and residents include Hollywood actors, superstar athletes, and some of the continent’s political elite. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin’s Fellow Travelers Elected in Bulgaria and Moldova
    Nov14

    Putin’s Fellow Travelers Elected in Bulgaria and Moldova

    The Kremlin’s winning streak continued on Sunday, as Bulgaria and Moldova both elected leaders seeking friendlier ties with Moscow. Rumen Radev, the Socialist Party candidate who promised to lift EU sanctions on Russia, was elected president in Bulgaria, while Igor Dodon won the run-off in Moldova, riding a wave of populist anger and...

    Two Allies in Ukraine Of Odesa Region’s Former Governor Quit Posts
    Nov14

    Two Allies in Ukraine Of Odesa Region’s Former Governor Quit Posts

    Two close allies in Ukraine of Georgia’s former President Mikheil Saakashvili have resigned from their posts, just days after Saakashvili himself stepped down from his post as the governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    WATCH:  Ukrainian Lawmakers Come to Blows During Parliamentary Meeting
    Nov14

    WATCH: Ukrainian Lawmakers Come to Blows During Parliamentary Meeting

    Two Ukrainian lawmakers exchanged punches during a meeting of the Conciliation Board in Ukraine’s parliament on Monday. …read more Source: ABC...

    The Pretty Successful Superpower
    Nov14

    The Pretty Successful Superpower

    The post-Cold War era has now lasted a quarter-century—longer than the period between the world wars and more than half as long as the Cold War itself. This period, moreover, has been no quiet or restful time in American grand strategy. The United States did not withdraw from the world after the Soviet collapse, or even become a more “normal”...

    Poland exhumes late president Kaczynski’s body amid allegations he was assassinated by Russia
    Nov14

    Poland exhumes late president Kaczynski’s body amid allegations he was assassinated by Russia

    Many Americans are still stunned at the rancor and rhetoric of the 2016 presidential election, but the nation of Poland is busy proving that things could be much, much worse. Lech Kaczynski was president of Poland until 2010 when his government aircraft crashed during a landing at Smolensk airport in western Russia, killing all 96 people on...

    Poland Probes Burning of Ukraine Flag at Far-right March
    Nov14

    Poland Probes Burning of Ukraine Flag at Far-right March

    Poland’s Foreign Ministry says the country is investigating the burning of a Ukrainian flag during a march by far-right nationalists, an incident that comes amid increased tensions between the Slavic neighbors.Ministry spokeswoman Joanna Wajda said on Twitter that police… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s police chief resigns, complains of gov’t pressure
    Nov14

    Ukraine’s police chief resigns, complains of gov’t pressure

    Ukraine’s police chief, who was driving reforms through the country’s notoriously corrupt police force, has resigned after a year in the job, complaining of government pressure. Khatiya Dekanoidze, who also … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...