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    Inside the British Town Where 1 in 3 Are E.U. Migrants
    Jun07

    Inside the British Town Where 1 in 3 Are E.U. Migrants

    Ramunas Savickas has invested a lot of time and money on building a new life outside Lithuania. Since moving to Britain in 2005, he has worked as a driver, dishwasher, factory worker and vegetable picker before saving enough funds to start his own business in Wisbech, a rural town 100 miles north of London. Sitting in his restaurant, Smakas,...

    Suspect arrested for alleged French soccer attack plot, Ukraine says
    Jun07

    Suspect arrested for alleged French soccer attack plot, Ukraine says

    MOSCOW — A French man apparently angered by the surge of Muslim migrants into Europe has been arrested trying to smuggle explosives and firearms for possible use in attacks during a major soccer tournament in France, officials in Ukraine said Monday. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    America Needs to Break its Old Habits on Russia
    Jun07

    America Needs to Break its Old Habits on Russia

    Thomas E. Graham Politics, Eurasia Washington’s strategy is a relic of a bygone era. The United States needs a new grand strategy for Russia. As the Ukraine crisis continues, there should be no doubt that the goal that had animated policy since the end of the Cold War—the slow but steady integration of Russia into the Euro-Atlantic...

    The Atlantic Daily: Stanford Rape Case, Gorilla Controversy, John Oliver’s Debt Giveaway
    Jun07

    The Atlantic Daily: Stanford Rape Case, Gorilla Controversy, John Oliver’s Debt Giveaway

    What We’re Following: The Sexual-Assault Case in CaliforniaThe case of a 20-year-old former Stanford student who received a six-month jail sentence for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman has ignited public outcry in the U.S. The victim’s statement to her attacker was circulated online over the weekend, and has pushed the case to...

    Wildrose apologizes for blog post blaming victims, socialism for Holodomor
    Jun07

    Wildrose apologizes for blog post blaming victims, socialism for Holodomor

    Alberta’s Opposition Wildrose party has apologized for suggesting the murderous famine of millions of Ukrainian farmers in the 1930s happened because they lacked incentive to work and grow food. Wildrose member Dave Hanson says he is proud of his Ukrainian heritage and it’s “deplorable” for any political party to try to score...

    Raising Hell From Prison to Parliament
    Jun07

    Raising Hell From Prison to Parliament

    Savchenko was a pilot, a prisoner, a near-martyr, and in the eyes of some Ukrainians, shes become a saint. But theres more to her than that. An exclusive interview. …read more Source: The Daily...

    French suspect arrested for alleged attack plot to protest Muslim migrant surge
    Jun06

    French suspect arrested for alleged attack plot to protest Muslim migrant surge

    Ukraine officials said the man, held since last month, carried explosives and firearms. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Poland, NATO Members Hold Large-scale Military Exercises
    Jun06

    Poland, NATO Members Hold Large-scale Military Exercises

    Poland and more than 20 NATO member states are launching a large-scale military training exercise as part of efforts to assure central and eastern European countries concerned by Russia’s actions in nearby Ukraine. The Poland-led, 10-day, Anakonda-16 exercises will involve 31,000 troops, 3,000 vehicles, 105 aircraft and 12 Navy ships....

    Russia Fears NATO ‘Global Strike’ From Eastern Europe
    Jun06

    Russia Fears NATO ‘Global Strike’ From Eastern Europe

    NATO is laying the groundwork in Eastern Europe for a “global strike” against Russia, the deputy head of the Defense Council in Russia’s upper house of parliament has declared. “They have very serious plans on the framework of devising a so-called global strike,” lawmaker Franz Klintsevich said. “NATO takes our old Soviet bases in the...

    Frenchman Who Amassed Arsenal To Attack Euro 2016 Championship Arrested
    Jun06

    Frenchman Who Amassed Arsenal To Attack Euro 2016 Championship Arrested

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Frenchman who amassed an arsenal of weapons, explosives and tactical gear was plotting to attack the European Championship soccer tournament and was arrested trying to cross into the European Union from Ukraine, officials said Monday. Read More → …read more Source:...