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    What Gorbachev Did Not Hear
    Mar12

    What Gorbachev Did Not Hear

    On December 12, 2017, The National Security Archive published a study entitled “NATO Expansion: What Gorbachev Heard,” drawing from declassified Western and Soviet documents to argue that, in the waning days of the Cold War, senior Western leaders gave their Soviet counterparts explicit assurances—on which the West later reneged—that NATO would...

    Ukraine’s Village Doctor
    Mar12

    Ukraine’s Village Doctor

    With long-delayed reforms to Ukraine’s creaking health-care system set to be rolled out, Reuters photographer Gleb Garanich documented the conditions currently faced by one rural doctor. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU extends sanctions for alleged Russian meddling in Ukraine
    Mar12

    EU extends sanctions for alleged Russian meddling in Ukraine

    The European Union has prolonged sanctions against senior Russian officials, lawmakers and military officers for a further six months over alleged meddling in Ukraine. EU headquarters said in a statement … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    EU extends sanctions for alleged Russian meddling in Ukraine
    Mar12

    EU extends sanctions for alleged Russian meddling in Ukraine

    The European Union has prolonged sanctions against senior Russian officials, lawmakers and military officers for a further six months over alleged meddling in Ukraine. EU headquarters said in a statement … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    EU extends sanctions for alleged Russian meddling in Ukraine
    Mar12

    EU extends sanctions for alleged Russian meddling in Ukraine

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    EU extends sanctions for alleged Russian meddling in Ukraine
    Mar12

    EU extends sanctions for alleged Russian meddling in Ukraine

    The European Union has prolonged sanctions against senior Russian officials, lawmakers and military officers for a further six months over alleged meddling in Ukraine. EU headquarters said in a statement … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Envoy: Russia, Ukraine Equally Vital For Transdniester Resolution
    Mar12

    Envoy: Russia, Ukraine Equally Vital For Transdniester Resolution

    The new OSCE envoy for the Transdniester conflict says that Russia and Ukraine have equally important roles in resolving the decades-old dispute between Moldova and its eastern breakaway region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Clearing the radioactive rubble heap that was Fukushima Daiichi, 7 years on
    Mar12

    Clearing the radioactive rubble heap that was Fukushima Daiichi, 7 years on

    FILE – In this Feb. 21, 2012, file photo, workers spray the roof of a radiation-contaminated warehouse as a massive cleanup begins in Fukushima, Japan. Five years after a powerful earthquake and tsunami sent the nuclear power plant in the country into multiple meltdowns, cleaning up the mess both onsite and in surrounding towns remains a...

    Vladimir Putin Gave the Order for a Passenger Plane to Be Shot Down in 2014
    Mar12

    Vladimir Putin Gave the Order for a Passenger Plane to Be Shot Down in 2014

    A passenger plane reported to be carrying a bomb to target the opening of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics was ordered to be shot down by Russian President Vladimir Putin, he said in a new film Sunday. In the two-hour documentary titled Putin, the President said that before the opening ceremony was due to start, he received a phone call from...

    U.S., Russia Remain World’s Top Exporters Of Weapons
    Mar12

    U.S., Russia Remain World’s Top Exporters Of Weapons

    The United States remains the world’s top weapons seller, accounting for 34 percent of global arms sales over the past five years, a new study shows. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...