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Section: US & Canada

    FLASHBACK: Bill Clinton:  US Will Be Safer Because of My North Korea Deal
    Sep09

    FLASHBACK: Bill Clinton: US Will Be Safer Because of My North Korea Deal

    As North Korea continues developing its nuclear weapons program, credit should be given to the man who helped make that program possible. “The standardization of the nuclear warhead will enable (North Korea) to produce at will and as many as it wants a variety of smaller, lighter and diversified nuclear warheads of higher strike power,” North...

    Russia Holds Large-scale Military Drills in Crimea
    Sep09

    Russia Holds Large-scale Military Drills in Crimea

    Russia on Friday deployed cruise missiles, multiple rocket launchers, tanks and its latest anti-aircraft system at massive military drills in Crimea. Russia annexed the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in March 2014 and since then has sent thousands of troops and heavy weaponry there. The Russian defense ministry invited dozens of journalists...

    The Ukrainian Museum marks Ukraine’s independence anniversary with two exhibits
    Sep09

    The Ukrainian Museum marks Ukraine’s independence anniversary with two exhibits

    NEW YORK – The Ukrainian Museum is marking two significant chapters in Ukraine’s modern history – 25 years since its declaration of independence in 1991 and the approaching centennial of the liberation struggle and short-lived independence in the early 20th century – with two parallel exhibitions. “In Metal, On Paper: Coins, Banknotes, and...

    Ukraine expects strong Paralympics showing
    Sep09

    Ukraine expects strong Paralympics showing

    Ukraine sent a team composed of 155 athletes, its largest ever squad, to the 2016 Rio Paralympics. The Ukrainian team is participating in 14 out of 22 sports. The sports include rowing, sitting volleyball, judo, table tennis, power lifting, swimming, archery, wheelchair fencing, football seven-a-side, road cycling, track cycling, paracanoe and...

    Ukraine Reports Combat Death Despite Truce
    Sep09

    Ukraine Reports Combat Death Despite Truce

    Ukraine has reported its first combat death since a new cease-fire with Russia-backed separatists went into effect on September 1. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia holds large-scale military drills in Crimea
    Sep09

    Russia holds large-scale military drills in Crimea

    Russia on Friday deployed cruise missiles, multiple rocket launchers, tanks and its latest anti-aircraft system at massive military drills in Crimea. …read more Source: CTV...

    China to restart production of the world’s biggest airplane
    Sep09

    China to restart production of the world’s biggest airplane

    China has signed an agreement with a Ukrainian firm to restart manufacture of the AN-225, the world’s largest airplane. …read more Source:...

    Kyiv Chosen To Host Eurovision 2017
    Sep09

    Kyiv Chosen To Host Eurovision 2017

    Ukraine has chosen its capital city, Kyiv, to host the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest, putting an end to a contentious and delay-marred process. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    America Wants This Couple to Break Up
    Sep09

    America Wants This Couple to Break Up

    Donald Trump has long shown admiration and respect for Vladimir Putin, saying that the authoritarian Russian president is “doing a great job” in “rebuilding Russia,” and “I think I’d get along very well with Vladimir Putin.” After Putin called Trump a “talented person” last year, he returned the favor: “It is always a great honor to be so...

    Eurovision Song Contest 2017 To Be Held In Ukraine’s Kiev
    Sep09

    Eurovision Song Contest 2017 To Be Held In Ukraine’s Kiev

    One of the longest running television shows in the world, the Eurovision Song Contest, will hold its 62nd edition in Ukraine. This is the second time Ukraine is hosting the contest. The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and the National Television Company of Ukraine (NTU) announced Friday that Ukrainian capital Kiev will be hosting Eurovision...