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    Russia’s Army Is Getting Ready for the Next Big War (Think Armata Tanks and More)
    Nov26

    Russia’s Army Is Getting Ready for the Next Big War (Think Armata Tanks and More)

    Dave Majumdar Security, Overall, the Russian military is powerful enough to conventionally deter all of its neighbors in the post-Soviet space. However, the Kremlin still has to rely on nuclear weapons to deter China and NATO. Russia’s new state armament plan, which will run from 2018 to 2027, refocuses the Kremlin’s defense spending...

    New separatist leader appointed in eastern Ukraine

    Interim chief named to replace the beleaguered leader in apparent palace coup. …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine Honors Memory of Holodomor Victims
    Nov26

    Ukraine Honors Memory of Holodomor Victims

    Ukraine is marking the official Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Holodomor, which commemorates the millions who died of famine under Soviet dictator Josef Stalin. In central Kyiv on Saturday, President Petro Poroshenko and hundreds of other people laid symbolic wheat ears and lit candles before the monument commemorating victims of the...

    PiS’s Latest Coup de Grace: Scapegoating
    Nov26

    PiS’s Latest Coup de Grace: Scapegoating

    By Andrzej MilczanowskiIn its blind effort to reinvent Poland’s past, the current government turns former employees of the country’s security services into scapegoats.Ever since I can remember, I’ve felt a deep-seated hostility to Communism. In the fall of 1939, when I was a new-born, the Soviet Union invaded my hometown....

    The arms for Ukraine the media are pushing are really about Trump, not Russia
    Nov25

    The arms for Ukraine the media are pushing are really about Trump, not Russia

    I have noticed a deluge of planted, coordinated articles in the Obama media, and declarations coming from the GOP Establishment Senate, that demand the United States provide supposedly ‘defensive’ weapons to Ukraine. The details of an alleged “presentation” to Trump have even been leaked to the press, detailing a...

    Ukraine Honors Memory Of Holodomor Victims
    Nov25

    Ukraine Honors Memory Of Holodomor Victims

    Ukraine is marking the official Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Holodomor, which commemorates the millions who died of famine under Soviet dictator Josef Stalin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    How Social Media Is Leveling the Playing Field Between Governments, Militants, and Ordinary People
    Nov25

    How Social Media Is Leveling the Playing Field Between Governments, Militants, and Ordinary People

    Decades before smartphones, the internet, and social media, the philosopher Marshall McLuhan, who worked on media theory, predicted a future world war fought using information. While World War I and World War II were waged using armies and mobilized economies, “World War III [will be] a guerrilla information war with no division between military...

    EU’s Tusk Slams Russian ‘Aggression’ In Ukraine
    Nov25

    EU’s Tusk Slams Russian ‘Aggression’ In Ukraine

    European Council President Donald Tusk condemned what he called Russian “aggression” in Ukraine, stressing that the best future for Ukraine and other countries in the region lay in close ties with the European Union. He was speaking in Brussels after a summit of the EU’s Eastern Partnership, which brings together the leaders...

    Crimean Tatar Activist Dies After Search by Russian Agents
    Nov25

    Crimean Tatar Activist Dies After Search by Russian Agents

    Vedzhie Kashka, 83, “a legendary woman of the Crimean Tatar national movement” who once worked with Andrei Sakharov, was buried on Friday. …read more Source: The New York...

    New York march and requiem commemorate Ukraine’s Holodomor
    Nov25

    New York march and requiem commemorate Ukraine’s Holodomor

    NEW YORK – Over 1,000 Ukrainian Americans and supporters gathered in New York City on Saturday, November 18, to remember the victims of Stalin’s Famine Genocide – the Holodomor of 1932-1933. The day’s events began with a solemn procession from St. George Ukrainian Catholic Church in the East Village, and then up Third Avenue for […]...