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    South America’s Leftist Implosion: Let The Debate Begin
    May28

    South America’s Leftist Implosion: Let The Debate Begin

    From Venezuela to Brazil to Argentina, the political left is crumbling, raising real questions about the durability of South America’s so-called “Pink Tide.” In Caracas, the future of Chávez protégé Nicolás Maduro remains unclear amidst plunging world oil prices, rampant inflation, power shortages and scarcity of basic goods....

    Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko’s Ambitions Could Spark Political Turmoil
    May28

    Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko’s Ambitions Could Spark Political Turmoil

    Just two days after being released from a Russian prison, pilot Nadiya Savchenko is capitalizing on her symbolic importance to Ukrainians, saying Friday that she would run for president “if Ukrainians want me to.” Savchenko, Ukraine’s first female pilot, was elected to the country’s parliament and appointed to the Parliamentary...

    Last Soviet leader banned from Ukraine
    May28

    Last Soviet leader banned from Ukraine

    The Ukraine has banned Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the Soviet Union, after he came out in support of Russia’s annexation of Crimea.Sponsored:Drivers With No Tickets In 3 Years Read This Do NOT pay your next car insurance bill until you try this. …read more Source:...

    Putin Says Romania, Poland May Now Be In Russia’s Crosshairs
    May28

    Putin Says Romania, Poland May Now Be In Russia’s Crosshairs

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday warned Romania and Poland they could find themselves in the sights of Russian rockets because they are hosting elements of a U.S. missile shield that Moscow considers a threat to its security.Putin issued his starkest warning yet over the missile shield, saying that Moscow had stated repeatedly that it...

    Russia’s Pacific Pivot: The Moscow-Beijing Shadow Boxing Continues
    May27

    Russia’s Pacific Pivot: The Moscow-Beijing Shadow Boxing Continues

    Miles Maochun Yu Russia, Asia-Pacific “The Sochi Declaration is decidedly anti-China in its wording” Squeezed in Europe by U.S-led sanctions and robust NATO reactions in the aftermath of the annexation of Crimea, Russia is now finding itself in a prime position to exploit the unfolding geopolitical dramas stirred up by China in East...

    Ukraine violence ramps up as efforts to end separatist rebellion stall
    May27

    Ukraine violence ramps up as efforts to end separatist rebellion stall

    Ukraine shows signs of backsliding on reforms and implementing a cease-fire. …read more Source: USA...

    Freed by Russia, Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ may prove thorn in leader’s side
    May27

    Freed by Russia, Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ may prove thorn in leader’s side

    Lawmakers say the pilot’s celebrity profile could come back to haunt Ukrainian president. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Savchenko: I could run for president if Ukrainians want it
    May27

    Savchenko: I could run for president if Ukrainians want it

    Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who returned to a hero’s welcome in Ukraine after two years in Russian custody, declared Friday she would run for president if that’s what Ukrainians wanted. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    What G7 leaders debated. decided
    May27

    What G7 leaders debated. decided

    A declaration summarizing the proceedings of this week’s summit in Japan pledges action on the economy, terrorism, refugees, climate change, Ukraine, health, women’s rights. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Ukraine Files Defense In $3 Billion Russia Eurobond Case
    May27

    Ukraine Files Defense In $3 Billion Russia Eurobond Case

    Ukraine has filed its defense with a British court over a $3 billion debt to Russia, arguing that the original loan agreement with its neighbor was invalid. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...