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    Ukraine Arrests Man Reportedly Planning Attack In France
    Jun04

    Ukraine Arrests Man Reportedly Planning Attack In France

    The Ukrainian Border Guard has confirmed a media report that a Frenchman with a cache of weapons and explosives to be used allegedly in a planned attack in France was arrested on the Ukrainian-Polish border in late May. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Sees ‘Brexit’ Weakening European Resolve, Analysts Say
    Jun04

    Russia Sees ‘Brexit’ Weakening European Resolve, Analysts Say

    As Britain contemplates leaving the European Union with a June 23 referendum, Russia is seen as one of the few countries in Europe favoring a so-called “Brexit” from the EU. While pubs in Britain are buzzing with debate over whether to leave the European Union, at those in Russia, many locals support a Brexit. “I think England is such a...

    What China Learned from America’s Biggest World War Two Naval Victory
    Jun04

    What China Learned from America’s Biggest World War Two Naval Victory

    Lyle J. Goldstein Global Governance, East Asia The Battle of Midway: The PLA Navy uses American strategies as a blueprint for future success. China’s aircraft carrier program is maturing. The first photos have now emerged that show Liaoning operating with a decent clutch of J-15 fighters, as well as helicopters on deck. The aircraft are now...

    Silenced on Her Husband’s Disappearance
    Jun04

    Silenced on Her Husband’s Disappearance

    “Come in,” the stylish middle-aged woman says as she leads me into her bright spacious kitchen. Her husband disappeared without a trace in March last year when he was driving from Donetsk, the capital of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DNR) in war-torn eastern Ukraine. His elderly mother was feeling unwell, and he...

    Hooligans in Argentina and Highways in India: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing
    Jun03

    Hooligans in Argentina and Highways in India: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing

    Why Are the Soccer Hooligans of Argentina Killing Each Other? Amos Barshad | The FADER “It is across the Atlantic, in lovely Argentina, where the hooligans have evolved on a whole different wavelength. The British made soccer hooliganism a bizarre cultural artifact. The Argentines have made soccer hooliganism into a legitimate, if deathly...

    Inuit in two countries angered by Russian rocket splashdown in the Arctic
    Jun03

    Inuit in two countries angered by Russian rocket splashdown in the Arctic

    Russia has angered Inuit in two countries and raised sovereignty concerns over its plans to drop part of a rocket potentially carrying highly toxic fuel into some of the most productive waters of the Canadian Arctic. “This rocket will not be falling into no-man’s land,” said Okalik Eegeesiak of the Inuit Circumpolar Commission....

    MH17 Investigators: Criminal Probe At ‘Very Advanced Stage’
    Jun03

    MH17 Investigators: Criminal Probe At ‘Very Advanced Stage’

    Dutch prosecutors say an international joint probe into the downing of Flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine is “at a very advanced stage” and that the investigators will present their first results “after this summer.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    UN Sees Threat of Protracted War in East Ukraine Conflict
    Jun03

    UN Sees Threat of Protracted War in East Ukraine Conflict

    A new report from the Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva said the situation in eastern Ukraine remains volatile two years into the war between Russian-backed armed separatists and the government. The latest U.N. figures show nearly 9,400 people have been killed and more than 21,500 others wounded since the conflict...

    UN Cites Rights Violations on Both Sides of Ukraine Conflict
    Jun03

    UN Cites Rights Violations on Both Sides of Ukraine Conflict

    A new U.N. report points to persistent patterns of human rights violations both in areas controlled by pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine and territories run by the Kiev government …read more Source: ABC...

    UN cites rights violations on both sides of Ukraine conflict
    Jun03

    UN cites rights violations on both sides of Ukraine conflict

    A new U.N. …read more Source: FOX...