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    Cold in blacked-out Crimea kills rare Bengal tiger cub
    Dec04

    Cold in blacked-out Crimea kills rare Bengal tiger cub

    A rare white Bengal tiger cub has died of the cold in Crimea amid a two-week power blackout, the zoo’s director said Friday. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Putin says the West’s actions in Middle East has created a “zone of chaos” in Iraq, Syria and Libya
    Dec04

    Putin says the West’s actions in Middle East has created a “zone of chaos” in Iraq, Syria and Libya

    Russia’s President Vladimir Putin called Thursday for “one powerful fist” to fight terrorism, hinted at more sanctions against Turkey and accused Western powers of creating “a zone of chaos,” the Associated Press writes. Here is the rest of the Associated Press article: Speaking in his state-of-the-nation address televised live, Putin...

    Georgia Strips Ex-President Saakashvili of Citizenship
    Dec04

    Georgia Strips Ex-President Saakashvili of Citizenship

    Georgia on Friday stripped former president Mikheil Saakashvili of his citizenship, in a move one of his supporters described as part of a settling of political scores. Georgian President Georgy Margvelashvili signed a decree removing his predecessor’s citizenship on the grounds that Saakashvili, now governor of Ukraine’s Odessa...

    Cold in blacked-out Crimea kills rare Bengal tiger cub
    Dec04

    Cold in blacked-out Crimea kills rare Bengal tiger cub

    Russian state news agencies quoted Oleg Zubkov, director of the zoo in the Black Sea resort of Yalta, as saying the 6-week-old male cub died after one of two generators at the zoo broke down. Employees have been struggling to keep all the animals warm, he said, adding that other animals are still in danger while the zoo was waiting for a...

    Cold in Blacked-out Crimea Kills Rare Bengal Tiger Cub
    Dec04

    Cold in Blacked-out Crimea Kills Rare Bengal Tiger Cub

    Cold in blacked-out Crimea kills rare Bengal tiger cub; zoo struggles to warm other animals …read more Source: ABC...

    Amid Russia War Talk, NATO Sends Warships To Black Sea Near Turkey, Ukraine
    Dec04

    Amid Russia War Talk, NATO Sends Warships To Black Sea Near Turkey, Ukraine

    The North Atlantic Treaty Organization has stationed four warships to the Black Sea, the Russian news agency Sputnik reported Friday. The Black Sea sits between several countries with strained relations of late, including Russia, Turkey and Ukraine. Russian-Turkish relations have been particularly tense in recent weeks, after Turkey shot down a...

    U.S. Policy to Ukraine in Need of Urgent Fix
    Dec04

    U.S. Policy to Ukraine in Need of Urgent Fix

    U.S. policy toward Ukraine is in urgent need of an overhaul, and President Obama himself needs to lead the charge. The front-page story in Tuesday’s Washington Post that the non-lethal assistance the United States has been providing to Ukraine is outdated and falling apart underscored that there is no time to waste in fixing some serious...

    Georgian President Revokes Saakashvili’s Citizenship
    Dec04

    Georgian President Revokes Saakashvili’s Citizenship

    Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili has stripped former President Mikheil Saakashvili of his Georgian citizenship. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Lawmakers in blacked-out Crimea: Name your boys Generator
    Dec04

    Lawmakers in blacked-out Crimea: Name your boys Generator

    MOSCOW (AP) — Lawmakers in Russia-occupied Crimea, which is grappling with a nearly two-week-long blackout, are suggesting parents name their newborn boys Generator to mark the ordeal. …read more Source: CNS...

    Cold in blacked-out Crimea kills rare Bengal tiger cub
    Dec04

    Cold in blacked-out Crimea kills rare Bengal tiger cub

    A rare white Bengal tiger cub has died of cold in blacked-out Crimea. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...