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    U.S. Joins Ukraine And Other NATO Members In Black Sea Drills
    Jul26

    U.S. Joins Ukraine And Other NATO Members In Black Sea Drills

    The 15th annual Sea Breeze naval exercises are underway on the Black Sea. Co-hosted by the Ukrainian and U.S. navies, the drills include personnel from 13 nations including Britain, Turkey, Romania and Georgia. Participating forces are practicing amphibious landings, on-board firefighting, anti-submarine warfare, search and rescue, and other...

    There’s No Business Like The Arms Business
    Jul26

    There’s No Business Like The Arms Business

    Weapons ‘R’ Us (But You’d Never Know It) Cross-posted with TomDispatch.comWhen American firms dominate a global market worth more than $70 billion a year, you’d expect to hear about it. Not so with the global arms trade. It’s good for one or two stories a year in the mainstream media, usually when the annual...

    Controversial Orthodox Church Procession Barred From Marching Into Kyiv
    Jul26

    Controversial Orthodox Church Procession Barred From Marching Into Kyiv

    Ukraine’s interior minister has ordered police to bar a major religious procession from entering the capital on foot after police said explosives were found planted along the planned route. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Ukraine’s Forgotten War
    Jul26

    The Daily Vertical: Ukraine’s Forgotten War

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, July 26, 2016
    Jul26

    The Morning Vertical, July 26, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Firebombs hurled at Hasidic luminary’s grave in Ukraine
    Jul26

    Firebombs hurled at Hasidic luminary’s grave in Ukraine

    (JTA) – Unidentified individuals hurled firebombs at the gravesite of a Hasidic luminary in the central Ukrainian city of Shpola. The incident in the city located 120 miles south of the capital, Kiev, occurred on Sunday evening, according to Eduard Dolinsky, director of the Ukrainian Jewish Committee. Dolinsky wrote on Facebook Monday that the...

    Orthodox Procession Scuffles With Protesters Near Kyiv
    Jul26

    Orthodox Procession Scuffles With Protesters Near Kyiv

    Marchers affiliated with the Russian Orthodox Church are taking part in a multi-day march to Kyiv that they say is a gesture in support of peace in Ukraine. On July 26, they were confronted by protesters who accuse the Kremlin of using the march to stir up unrest. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe /...

    Controversial religious procession barred from entering Kiev
    Jul26

    Controversial religious procession barred from entering Kiev

    Ukraine’s interior minister has ordered police to bar a major religious procession from entering the capital, Kiev, after police found ammunition planted along the planned route. …read more Source: FOX...

    Controversial Religious Procession Barred From Entering Kiev
    Jul26

    Controversial Religious Procession Barred From Entering Kiev

    Ukraine’s interior minister has ordered police to bar a major religious procession from entering the capital Kiev after police found ammunition planted along the planned route …read more Source: ABC...

    Controversial religious procession barred from entering Kiev
    Jul26

    Controversial religious procession barred from entering Kiev

    Ukraine’s interior minister has ordered police to bar a major religious procession from entering the capital, Kiev, after police found ammunition planted along the planned route. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...