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    Ukraine arrests French man for plotting attacks on Euro 2016
    Jun06

    Ukraine arrests French man for plotting attacks on Euro 2016

    Ukraine’s intelligence agency SBU says it has thwarted a plot to attack soccer’s European Championships in France. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s Intelligence Agency Arrests French Man Who It Says Planned Attack at Soccer’s Euro 2016
    Jun06

    Ukraine’s Intelligence Agency Arrests French Man Who It Says Planned Attack at Soccer’s Euro 2016

    Ukraine’s intelligence agency arrests French man who it says planned attack at soccer’s Euro 2016 …read more Source: ABC...

    Agricultural Corruption in the Former Soviet Union: Unsexy But Lucrative
    Jun06

    Agricultural Corruption in the Former Soviet Union: Unsexy But Lucrative

    Image: Vegetables. Stock Photo. Pixabay.com Like savvy business tycoons, leaders in the former Soviet Union who use their positions to grab much of their countries’ economic wealth know the importance of diversification. That’s why the portfolio of the typical dictator in the region includes a number of industries. Energy, banking,...

    MH17 Investigation at ‘Advanced Stage,’ Results Due in Months
    Jun06

    MH17 Investigation at ‘Advanced Stage,’ Results Due in Months

    Dutch prosecutors say an international joint investigation into the downing of Flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine is “at a very advanced stage” and the results will be available within months. This part of the investigation concerns the weapon used and “the exact launch site of the weapon” to bring down the Malaysia Airlines...

    Police Break Up Protest In Crimea Over Beach Access
    Jun06

    Police Break Up Protest In Crimea Over Beach Access

    Police in Russia-controlled Crimea have forcibly broken up a protest by locals upset over amusement rides being set up near the shores of the Black Sea that they say obstruct access to the beach. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Reporter’s Notebook: Branded a ‘Terrorist’ for Reporting Two Sides of Ukraine’s War
    Jun06

    Reporter’s Notebook: Branded a ‘Terrorist’ for Reporting Two Sides of Ukraine’s War

    A journalist has had guns pointed at him, slept in a shipping container, and walked past corpses, but until now had never been listed as a terrorist by a nationalist website. …read more Source: The New York...

    Crimean Tatars Face Russian Crackdown
    Jun05

    Crimean Tatars Face Russian Crackdown

    Topuz Bakhtiyar’s large family was fast asleep in their first-floor apartment in a five-floor building on Tsvetochnaya Street in the city of Yalta, Crimea, early in the morning of February 12 when a group of heavily armed masked men broke the windows and stormed the apartment. Shouting commands in Russian, the raiders locked the women in...

    Wildrose sorry for comparing NDP carbon tax to Ukraine famine
    Jun05

    Wildrose sorry for comparing NDP carbon tax to Ukraine famine

    EDMONTON – Members of Alberta’s Wildrose Opposition have apologized for comparing the NDP government’s carbon tax to a famine caused by Soviet government policies in Ukraine during the 1930s that killed millions of people. The article posted on a blog says socialist collective mentality has failed around the world and the carbon tax...

    Alberta Wildrose members sorry for comparing NDP carbon tax to Ukraine famine
    Jun05

    Alberta Wildrose members sorry for comparing NDP carbon tax to Ukraine famine

    Members of Alberta’s Wildrose Opposition have apologized for comparing the NDP government’s carbon tax to a famine caused by Soviet government policies in Ukraine during the 1930s that killed millions of people. The article posted on a blog says socialist collective mentality has failed around the world and the carbon tax will give...

    The Face of Evil: Surveying the ISIS Killing Fields in Northern Iraq
    Jun04

    The Face of Evil: Surveying the ISIS Killing Fields in Northern Iraq

    SINJAR, Iraq—Evil doesn’t always reveal itself through goose-stepping armies or skyscrapers collapsing on a clear autumn day. Sometimes, it’s only a sun-bleached bone in a field. This was the place the old peshmerga colonel wanted to show me. It wasn’t anything special by the look of it. Certainly, this plot of brown grass on a...