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    U.S. decision to provide anti-tank missiles to Ukraine angers Russian leaders
    Dec27

    U.S. decision to provide anti-tank missiles to Ukraine angers Russian leaders

    President Trump’s long-delayed decision to provide Ukraine with defensive lethal weapons signaled a new willingness to oppose Russian intervention in its neighbor, but has made European allies nervous that a recent hike in fighting could escalate. The State Department said Friday that the administration… …read more Source: Los...

    Trump Sends Tank-Killing Missile To Fight Russia in Ukraine, But What Can It Do?
    Dec27

    Trump Sends Tank-Killing Missile To Fight Russia in Ukraine, But What Can It Do?

    A move that has angered the Kremlin and signifies the U.S. government’s escalating involvement in the conflict. …read more Source:...

    UK Navy: Russian ships encroach on British waters
    Dec27

    UK Navy: Russian ships encroach on British waters

    By Michael Birnbaum | Washington Post BRUSSELS – British ships and a helicopter were dispatched over the Christmas holiday weekend to track an “upsurge” of Russian naval vessels passing near British waters, the British Navy said Tuesday, as British and NATO leaders warn of Russian naval activity at levels unseen since the Cold War. At least four...

    Fresh Battle Lines Drawn in Russia’s Culture Wars
    Dec25

    Fresh Battle Lines Drawn in Russia’s Culture Wars

    Outside the doors to the Moscow courthouse, the crowd of supporters, and reporters, swelled into the hundreds. Inside, one of Russia’s most famous theater directors was on trial for embezzlement. Just meters away, on a street corner, a young woman stood with a small sign: “Return our artist to us.” Such are the times in Russia,...

    It Took the Administration Allegedly Compromised by Russia to Finally Take This Welcome Step
    Dec25

    It Took the Administration Allegedly Compromised by Russia to Finally Take This Welcome Step

    The U.S. is finally providing lethal weapons to Ukraine, something that the Obama administration — which you’d now believe was on a constant Cold War footing, given the current anti-Russia feeling on the Left — never did. …read more Source: National...

    Fresh Battle Lines Drawn in Russia’s Culture Wars
    Dec25

    Fresh Battle Lines Drawn in Russia’s Culture Wars

    Outside the doors to the Moscow courthouse, the crowd of supporters, and reporters, swelled into the hundreds. Inside, one of Russia’s most famous theater directors was on trial for embezzlement. Just meters away, on a street corner, a young woman stood with a small sign: “Return our artist to us.” Such are the times in Russia,...

    Lorde pulls planned concert in Israel due to pressure from anti-Israel groups
    Dec25

    Lorde pulls planned concert in Israel due to pressure from anti-Israel groups

    (Credit: Getty/Rawpixel) The New Zealand singer Lorde has cancelled a planned concert in the Israeli city of Tel Aviv due to an outcry from fans who are critical of that country’s human rights record. The news of Lorde’s cancellation came from the concert producer Naranjah, according to The Jerusalem Post. The company released a...

    Taken From Ukraine’s War Zone, Grenades Are Used in Crimes, Too
    Dec25

    Taken From Ukraine’s War Zone, Grenades Are Used in Crimes, Too

    The weapons are becoming an increasingly common feature in criminal activities including domestic violence and bank robberies. …read more Source: The New York...

    Diplomats warn Canada of Russian meddling in finance and elections
    Dec24

    Diplomats warn Canada of Russian meddling in finance and elections

    Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland planned to use a Friday meeting in Ukraine to get more information on reports that a man arrested there on suspicion of spying for Russia sat in on a meeting in the Prime Minister’s Office this fall. But Canadian officials refused to say how seriously they take the incident, and […] The post...

    Another Soldier Killed In Eastern Ukraine, Holiday Cease-Fire Planned
    Dec24

    Another Soldier Killed In Eastern Ukraine, Holiday Cease-Fire Planned

    Ukraine’s military said on December 22 that one of its soldiers was killed and two wounded in the previous 24 hours in the eastern part of the country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...