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    Now Is Not the Time for Europe to Lose Faith
    Mar01

    Now Is Not the Time for Europe to Lose Faith

    Despite all the focus in Europe on refugees, terrorism and Brexit, there is one region which still requires the attention of both European elite as well as its society — Eastern Europe. We are at risk of losing our focus in the region, and this could hurt countries that are attempting to finally shed their Soviet heritage. As the most...

    OSCE Chief Calls For Trust-Building To End Crises In East Ukraine
    Feb29

    OSCE Chief Calls For Trust-Building To End Crises In East Ukraine

    The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) says it remains “deeply concerned” over continuing cease-fire violations in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Hackers Caused Mass Blackout, US Officials Say
    Feb29

    Hackers Caused Mass Blackout, US Officials Say

    Report: Blackout for 225K people in Ukraine linked to “cyber intrusions.” …read more Source: ABC...

    The Pragmatists Turn to Geopolitics
    Feb29

    The Pragmatists Turn to Geopolitics

    Editor’s Note: How do Russia and the West see one another? What are the experts’ views on the confrontation between Russia and the West? How do the pundits explain the Russo-Ukrainian war and Russia’s Syrian gambit? What are the roots of the mythology about Russia in the West, and why has the West failed to predict and...

    Little Green Babies: Crimean Newborns Handed Military Draft Notices
    Feb29

    Little Green Babies: Crimean Newborns Handed Military Draft Notices

    Welcome to the world, kid — and don’t forget to report for duty in 16 years. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Hungararian Prime Minister Viktor Orban Threatens to Build Fence Along Romania Border
    Feb29

    Hungararian Prime Minister Viktor Orban Threatens to Build Fence Along Romania Border

    Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban threatened on Sunday to fence another of his country’s borders over Europe’s migrant crisis, this time with fellow EU member Romania. In recent months, Orban’s government has controversially erected fences on Hungary’s borders with Serbia, Croatia and Slovenia in a bid to stem the...

    Ukraine vs. Russia: A long and unhappy history
    Feb29

    Ukraine vs. Russia: A long and unhappy history

    The new book The Gates of Europe details the enduring conflict for territory and identity between Russia and Ukraine. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Hungary’s Orban says no automatic extension of sanctions against Russia
    Feb29

    Hungary’s Orban says no automatic extension of sanctions against Russia

    BUDAPEST (Reuters) – The European Union is expected to hold discussions about whether Russia has fulfilled the Minsk agreement on Ukraine and… …read more Source:...

    We’re Never Winning These Wars: America Has Zero to Show For Its Decades of Bloodshed in the Middle East
    Feb29

    We’re Never Winning These Wars: America Has Zero to Show For Its Decades of Bloodshed in the Middle East

    Armed conflict in Iraq, Afghanistan and beyond hasn’t brought anything close to lasting peace. Quite the opposite. This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch. It may be hard to believe now, but in 1970 the protest song “War,” sung by Edwin Starr, hit number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. That was at the height of the Vietnam antiwar...

    LIVE: Here are all of the winners at the 2016 Oscars
    Feb29

    LIVE: Here are all of the winners at the 2016 Oscars

    Open RoadThe 88th Academy Awards are taking place tonight, and we’re updating the winners list live. Hosted by Chris Rock, the ceremony has been heavily criticized for its lack of minority nominees this year. “The Revenant” has the most nominations of the evening, 12, and is followed by “Mad Max: Fury Road” with 10....