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    Obama’s Devastating Cuts in Missile Defense
    Mar23

    Obama’s Devastating Cuts in Missile Defense

    The Ballistic Missile Defense System is a key part of our nation’s overall missile defense program. It is described by the Department of Defense as “an integrated, ‘layered’ architecture that provides multiple opportunities to destroy missiles and their warheads before they can reach their targets.” The system is “designed to counter...

    John Kerry heading to Russia for Syria talks
    Mar23

    John Kerry heading to Russia for Syria talks

    Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Moscow for talks on Ukraine and Syria as the terrorist attacks in Brussels underscored the urgency of fighting the Islamic State group. …read more Source: CTV...

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks after Brussels attacks
    Mar23

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks after Brussels attacks

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Moscow for talks on Ukraine and Syria as Tuesday’s terrorist attacks in Brussels underscored the urgency of fighting the Islamic State group. …read more Source: U.S....

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks after Brussels attacks
    Mar23

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks after Brussels attacks

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Moscow for talks on Ukraine and Syria as the terrorist attacks in Brussels underscored the urgency of fighting the Islamic State group. …read more Source: CNS...

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks after Brussels attacks
    Mar23

    Kerry off to Russia for Syria talks after Brussels attacks

    Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Moscow for talks on Ukraine and Syria as the terrorist attacks in Brussels underscored the urgency of fighting the Islamic State group. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Russian court finds Ukrainian pilot guilty in journalists’ deaths
    Mar23

    Russian court finds Ukrainian pilot guilty in journalists’ deaths

    Russian court finds Ukrainian pilot guilty in journalists’ deaths MOSCOW — A Russian court on Tuesday sentenced a Ukrainian pilot to 22 years in prison after convicting her for complicity to murder in the 2014 deaths of two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine, opening a door to a possible prisoner swap between the two countries. The...

    Russian court finds Ukrainian pilot guilty of complicity to murder
    Mar23

    Russian court finds Ukrainian pilot guilty of complicity to murder

    U.S. denounced the conviction of Nadezhda Savchenko, who was sentenced to 22 years in prison, as a ‘blatant disregard for the principles of justice’ …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Warsaw Weakens Gazprom’s Grip
    Mar23

    Warsaw Weakens Gazprom’s Grip

    Poland currently buys nearly all of its gas from Russia, but the construction of a new LNG import terminal and a proposed pipeline link with Norway could help weaken Gazprom’s grip on Warsaw. Reuters reports: Poland has finished construction of a 3 billion zlotys ($794 million) LNG terminal by the Baltic Sea, which is expected to receive...

    Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ gets 22-year jail term after controversial Russian trial
    Mar23

    Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ gets 22-year jail term after controversial Russian trial

    A Russian court on Tuesday found captured Ukrainian fighter pilot Nadiya Savchenko guilty of complicity to murder two Russian state TV journalists in eastern Ukraine and sentenced her to 22 years in prison. The court’s decision threatens to further escalate already high tensions between Kiev and Moscow. However, it could possibly pave the...

    Russia Sentences Female Ukrainian Pilot To 22 Years In Prison
    Mar22

    Russia Sentences Female Ukrainian Pilot To 22 Years In Prison

    A Russian court has found Ukranian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko guilty of murdering two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine. She was accused of directing artillery fire that killed them. …read more Source:...