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    Russia’s Artful Exit from Syria
    Mar28

    Russia’s Artful Exit from Syria

    Alexander Kirss Security, Middle East Moscow entered and exited the conflict all within five months. Vladimir Putin’s surprise announcement that he is withdrawing the majority of Russian troops stationed in Syria will lead to much speculation over his true motives for doing so. Has the Russian military, as his announcement claimed, actually...

    Pope Urges Using ‘Weapons Of Love’ To Combat Evil In Easter Message
    Mar27

    Pope Urges Using ‘Weapons Of Love’ To Combat Evil In Easter Message

    Pope Francis urged the world in his Easter message on Sunday to use the “weapons of love” to combat the evil of “blind and brutal violence”, following the attacks in Brussels.After a week of somber religious events commemorating Jesus’ death, Francis said an Easter Sunday Mass under tight security for tens of...

    Pope Urges Using ‘Weapons Of Love’ To Combat Evil In Easter Message
    Mar27

    Pope Urges Using ‘Weapons Of Love’ To Combat Evil In Easter Message

    Pope Francis urged the world in his Easter message on Sunday to use the “weapons of love” to combat the evil of “blind and brutal violence”, following the attacks in Brussels.After a week of somber religious events commemorating Jesus’ death, Francis said an Easter Sunday Mass under tight security for tens of...

    Kremlin rejects call for Ukrainian pilot’s release under Minsk protocol
    Mar27

    Kremlin rejects call for Ukrainian pilot’s release under Minsk protocol

    Amy R. ConnollyMOSCOW, March 27 (UPI) — The Kremlin said former Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko, convicted in the deaths of two Russian journalists, will serve her 22-year prison sentence. …read more Source: United Press...

    Official Vatican text of pope’s Easter Urbi et Orbi message
    Mar27

    Official Vatican text of pope’s Easter Urbi et Orbi message

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — Following is the Vatican’s official English-language translation of Pope Francis’ Easter “Urbi et Orbi” message delivered Sunday in Italian from the central balcony of St. Peter’s Basilica. Spelling and style are the Vatican’s. ___ “O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his mercy endures for...

    Pope Francis: Combat Terrorism With ‘Weapons of Love’
    Mar27

    Pope Francis: Combat Terrorism With ‘Weapons of Love’

    VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis urged the world in his Easter message on Sunday to use the “weapons of love” to combat the evil of “blind and brutal violence”, following the attacks in Brussels. After a week of somber religious events commemorating Jesus’ death, Francis said an Easter Sunday Mass under...

    Pope Francis: Combat Terrorism With ‘Weapons of Love’
    Mar27

    Pope Francis: Combat Terrorism With ‘Weapons of Love’

    VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis urged the world in his Easter message on Sunday to use the “weapons of love” to combat the evil of “blind and brutal violence”, following the attacks in Brussels. After a week of somber religious events commemorating Jesus’ death, Francis said an Easter Sunday Mass under...

    Directors Without Borders
    Mar27

    Directors Without Borders

    Harvey Keitel, Michael Caine, and Rachel Weisz in Paolo Sorrentino’s film Youth Gianni Fiorito / 20th Century FoxAn Irish man and a French woman are sitting in an airport cafe, bickering about their American children. A tall Norwegian lurks offscreen, peering through the lens of his German camera. Everyone speaks English. This is not an...

    Kremlin slams Western ‘hysteria’ in Ukrainian pilot court case
    Mar26

    Kremlin slams Western ‘hysteria’ in Ukrainian pilot court case

    The Kremlin says “hysteria” in Ukraine and the West over an imprisoned Ukrainian pilot — who called in co-ordinates for shelling that killed two Russian journalists — is interfering with resolving her court case. …read more Source:...

    Has Europe Blinked on Defeating ISIS in the Middle East?
    Mar26

    Has Europe Blinked on Defeating ISIS in the Middle East?

    KYIV, Ukraine—The terrorist attacks in Brussels so far have produced an internal evaluation of Belgium’s intelligence and law enforcement missteps, rather than the escalated airstrikes on Islamist targets in Syria that quickly followed the deadly attacks in Paris. Two days after the Nov. 13, 2015, terrorist attacks in Paris, French...