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    Avdiivka Journal: Keeping Bankers’ Hours, European Observers Miss Most of Ukraine War
    Jul27

    Avdiivka Journal: Keeping Bankers’ Hours, European Observers Miss Most of Ukraine War

    The fighting between Russian-backed separatists and the Ukrainian Army starts just as the unarmed cease-fire monitors pocket their notebooks and drive away for the day. …read more Source: The New York...

    Bartholomew’s Picnic
    Jul27

    Bartholomew’s Picnic

    From June 19­–26, 2016 The Great and Holy Council of the Orthodox Church (a.k.a. Pan-Orthodox Council) met on the island of Crete. It had been announced years ago as the first ecumenical/pan-Orthodox gathering since 787 CE. Given this billing, it is remarkable how little it was noted in the secular media. However, a diligent surfing of the...

    Controversial Orthodox Church Procession Enters Kyiv
    Jul27

    Controversial Orthodox Church Procession Enters Kyiv

    A controversial religious procession organized by the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate has made its way into the capital, Kyiv, amid tight security following threats of violence from Ukrainian nationalist groups. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox gather in Kiev despite threats
    Jul27

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox gather in Kiev despite threats

    MOSCOW (AP) — Thousands of Russian Orthodox Christian pilgrims have reached the center of Ukraine’s capital to finish their procession to the city’s most revered monastery after their march was disrupted on Tuesday. The procession by Ukrainian adherents of Russian Orthodoxy was prevented from entering the city on Tuesday after...

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox gather in Kiev despite threats
    Jul27

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox gather in Kiev despite threats

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox Christian pilgrims have reached the center of Ukraine’s capital to finish their procession to the city’s most revered monastery after their march was disrupted on Tuesday. …read more Source: FOX...

    There’s No Business Like the Weapons Business
    Jul27

    There’s No Business Like the Weapons Business

    When 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 statistics on the state of the business come out. It’s not that no one writes about aspects of...

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox gather in Kiev despite threats
    Jul27

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox gather in Kiev despite threats

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox Christian pilgrims have reached the center of Ukraine’s capital to finish their procession to the city’s most revered monastery after their march was disrupted on Tuesday. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox Gather in Kiev Despite Threats
    Jul27

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox Gather in Kiev Despite Threats

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox Christian pilgrims have reached the center of Ukraine’s capital to finish their procession to the city’s most revered monastery after their march was disrupted on Tuesday …read more Source: ABC...

    Kremlin Dismisses Russian Plot to Assault Poland as ‘Mindless’
    Jul27

    Kremlin Dismisses Russian Plot to Assault Poland as ‘Mindless’

    Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman has called speculation that Moscow could mount an offensive on nearby Poland “mindless” state news agency Itar-Tass reported. Poland and the three Baltic states have requested NATO assistance in reinforcing their ability to deal with a potential Russian attack, since the Kremlin’s...

    The Morning Vertical, July 27, 2016
    Jul27

    The Morning Vertical, July 27, 2016

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