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    In A Flashback To Cold War Days, Pentagon Announces Plan To Deploy Troops Along Russian Border
    Mar31

    In A Flashback To Cold War Days, Pentagon Announces Plan To Deploy Troops Along Russian Border

    As tensions continue to escalate between Russia and the West, the Pentagon has announced plans to deploy U.S. troops, armed with modern equipment and heavy artillery, full time along NATO’s eastern borders.The so-called “European Reassurance Initiative,” will be the first such deployment since the Cold War ended, The Wall Street Journal...

    The US Is Sending Thousands More Armed Troops And Heavy Weaponry To Eastern Europe
    Mar31

    The US Is Sending Thousands More Armed Troops And Heavy Weaponry To Eastern Europe

    The American military is going to deploy rotations of US-based armored brigade combat teams and new equipment on NATO’s eastern borders in response to an “aggressive Russia.”A brigade’s worth of soldiers around 4,500 soldiers each will be on nine-month rotations in the region starting in February 2017 the first such...

    The Daily Vertical: Exposed On Two Fronts
    Mar31

    The Daily Vertical: Exposed On Two Fronts

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poroshenko Calls For Sanctions On Russia To Remain
    Mar31

    Poroshenko Calls For Sanctions On Russia To Remain

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has called for Western sanctions against Russia for its actions in his country to remain intact. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The U.S. Plans To Increase Its Troop Presence in Europe in Response to an ‘Aggressive’ Russia
    Mar31

    The U.S. Plans To Increase Its Troop Presence in Europe in Response to an ‘Aggressive’ Russia

    The U.S. plans to increase its troop presence in Europe with the rotation of an armored brigade “in the wake of an aggressive Russia in Eastern Europe and elsewhere,” the military announced Wednesday. “This Army implementation plan continues to demonstrate our strong and balanced approach to reassuring our NATO allies,” General Philip Breedlove,...

    Arrest George Soros
    Mar31

    Arrest George Soros

    It is time to hold radical ringleader George Soros to account for the growing civil unrest that he has helped to foment in this presidential election cycle and his efforts to shut down Donald Trump rallies using physical force and intimidation. Soros, the billionaire speculator, is the preeminent funder of the activist Left in America, which...

    Trump’s Unpredictability Doctrine
    Mar31

    Trump’s Unpredictability Doctrine

    Emma Ashford does a fine job summing up the flaws in Trump’s handling of foreign policy issues: Indeed, it is nearly impossible to tell whether he actually believes these statements, or is simply monumentally ill-informed. Based on his comments to the Washington Post, Trump is apparently unaware of European sanctions on Russia, of the fact...

    Ukrainian President To Meet With U.S. Vice President March 31
    Mar31

    Ukrainian President To Meet With U.S. Vice President March 31

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko will meet with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden for a working lunch on March 31, the White House announced on March 30. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    After Brussels, leaders tackling threat of nuclear terrorism
    Mar31

    After Brussels, leaders tackling threat of nuclear terrorism

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Still reeling from attacks in Brussels and Paris, world leaders are wrestling this week with the chilling prospect of the Islamic State group or other extremists unleashing a nuclear attack on a major Western city. Preventing terrorists from obtaining nuclear materials is the central focus as President Barack Obama hosts leaders...

    Australia will soon sell uranium to Ukraine for power generation
    Mar31

    Australia will soon sell uranium to Ukraine for power generation

    Foreign Minister Julie Bishop will arrive in the United States on Wednesday for a global nuclear security summit and will also attend a dinner meeting at the White House hosted by President Barack Obama. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...