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    NATO Launches Largest Military Drills Since End of Cold War
    Jun07

    NATO Launches Largest Military Drills Since End of Cold War

    NATO has launched its first military drills in Poland—its largest since the Cold War ended and the Soviet Union dissolved more than 25 years ago. Poland, along with its NATO partners, kicked off the two-week long Anaconda initiative, which are designed to check “the alliance’s ability to defend its eastern flank,” Polish Defence Minister...

    Russia deploys troops westward as standoff with NATO deepens
    Jun07

    Russia deploys troops westward as standoff with NATO deepens

    By Anton Zverev KLINTSY, Russia (Reuters) – Russia is building an army base near its border with Ukraine, the latest in a chain of new… …read more Source:...

    Missile part found at Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash site
    Jun07

    Missile part found at Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash site

    Ed AdamczykTILBURG , Netherlands, June 7 (UPI) — Investigators in the Netherlands on Tuesday released the photo of a missile part discovered at the Ukrainian crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. …read more Source: United Press...

    Argentinian-Israeli soccer star powers team to premier A league
    Jun07

    Argentinian-Israeli soccer star powers team to premier A league

    BUENOS AIRES (JTA) — An Argentinian-Israeli soccer star on Sunday led the Argentinian team “Talleres” to a championship and a promotion from the national B Division to the premier A league Eial Strahman, 26, who formerly played for the Israeli Maccabi Haifa team, is now being called “Strahman the super hero” by local media for the unbeaten...

    Ukraine border guards discover bootleg alcohol pipeline
    Jun07

    Ukraine border guards discover bootleg alcohol pipeline

    Authorities in Ukraine say they have foiled plans to ship bootleg alcohol from Moldova to Ukraine via a pipeline. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    How to Prosecute a War Criminal
    Jun07

    How to Prosecute a War Criminal

    In a 1924 article for the Frankfurter Zeitung entitled “Journey through Galicia: People and Place,” Joseph Roth referred to this easternmost region of the former Austro-Hungarian Empire—and his homeland—as a “maltreated, scorned corner of Europe” full of desolate villages and battle-scarred fields. There are some places where everything feels...

    Poroshenko Appeals For Euro 2016 Visas For Ukrainian Soccer Fans
    Jun07

    Poroshenko Appeals For Euro 2016 Visas For Ukrainian Soccer Fans

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has appealed to his French counterpart to “facilitate the issuance of visas” for Ukrainian soccer fans planning to travel to France for the Euro 2016 soccer tournament. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poland Leads NATO Military Exercises
    Jun07

    Poland Leads NATO Military Exercises

    Poland and more than 20 NATO member states begin a large-scale military training exercise Tuesday as part of efforts to reassure central and eastern European countries concerned by Russia’s actions in nearby Ukraine. The Kremlin formally denounced the exercises early Tuesday, saying they do not contribute to an atmosphere of trust and...

    Russia will resume selling gas to Ukraine
    Jun07

    Russia will resume selling gas to Ukraine

    Russia’s gas monopolist says it will resume selling gas to Ukraine, following an official request from Kyiv. …read more Source: Global...

    Russia Says Will Resume Selling Gas to Ukraine
    Jun07

    Russia Says Will Resume Selling Gas to Ukraine

    Russia’s gas monopoly says it will resume selling gas to Ukraine, following an official request from Kiev …read more Source: ABC...