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    Ukraine: 3 Soldiers Killed in Explosion in the East
    Mar02

    Ukraine: 3 Soldiers Killed in Explosion in the East

    Ukrainian authorities say three soldiers have been killed and two wounded in the Donbas region in the country’s east as their car exploded …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed in explosion in the east
    Mar02

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed in explosion in the east

    Ukrainian authorities say three soldiers have been killed and two wounded in the Donbas region in the country’s east as their car exploded. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    For Ukrainians, Minsk Agreements are ‘Poison’
    Mar02

    For Ukrainians, Minsk Agreements are ‘Poison’

    Two years after the start of the Ukraine conflict, Ukrainians are coming under pressure from the West and Russia to comply with the Minsk agreements, and many here doubt the country will be able to enact the overdue constitutional reforms required to implement the peace deal. Politicians and analysts say Ukraine is being cornered by both Russia...

    Vladimir Putin Pays Tribute to Mikhail Gorbachev on His 85th Birthday
    Mar02

    Vladimir Putin Pays Tribute to Mikhail Gorbachev on His 85th Birthday

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has marked Mikhail Gorbachev’s 85th birthday by hailing the final leader of the Soviet Union as a great statesman and commending his legacy. Gorbachev and Putin have had a relatively amicable relationship; Gorbachev was a major backer of Putin’s decision to annex Crimea from the territory of Ukraine in...

    Russian Prosecutor Calls For 23-Year Sentence Against Savchenko
    Mar02

    Russian Prosecutor Calls For 23-Year Sentence Against Savchenko

    Russia’s prosecutor has called for a 23-year prison term for Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko, who has been accused by Russian authorities of involvement in the deaths of two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Lavrov Going To Paris For Talks On Minsk Accord Implementation
    Mar02

    Lavrov Going To Paris For Talks On Minsk Accord Implementation

    The Kremlin has confirmed that Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will attend a meeting in Paris on March 3 to discuss the implementation a peace plan for Ukraine under the Minsk accords of February 2015. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Situation Report: Delta Force hits ISIS; B-52s deploy to Europe; U.S. commandos possibly spotted in Syria; more Ukraine fighting; China warnings; and lots more
    Mar02

    Situation Report: Delta Force hits ISIS; B-52s deploy to Europe; U.S. commandos possibly spotted in Syria; more Ukraine fighting; China warnings; and lots more

    By Paul McLeary with Adam Rawnsley Looking at the new war. A team of U.S. Delta Force operators has captured an Islamic State leader in northern Iraq, in the first publicized U.S. special ops raid since a 200-strong”expeditionary targeting force” arrived there late last year. Defense officials leaked word of the raid late Tuesday, saying …...

    EU Diplomats Agree To Extend Sanctions On Yanukovych, Associates
    Mar02

    EU Diplomats Agree To Extend Sanctions On Yanukovych, Associates

    European Union ambassadors have decided to extend an asset freeze against former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and 15 of his close associates for at least one additional year. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian Opposition Leader Vows to Return Crimea to Ukraine
    Mar02

    Russian Opposition Leader Vows to Return Crimea to Ukraine

    Russian opposition leader Mikhail Kasyanov has said he is ready to reverse the “illegal” annexation of Crimea and return its control to Ukraine, Radio Free Europe reports. Kasyanov leads the Parnas party, one of the major liberal groups in Russian politics. Having served as prime minister until 2004 and minister of finance before that, he is one...

    Why Donald Trump is Winning
    Mar02

    Why Donald Trump is Winning

    By Anatol ZukermanBeyond the hate and manipulation, the candidate has struck some nerves on real issues.Donald Trump is an honest plutocrat, which is a contradiction in terms. When he started to run for President most people laughed. A buffoon billionaire reality TV star with ridiculous hair and three trophy wives couldn’t be more unfit for...