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    Russian Protesters Decry War in Ukraine, Several Detained
    Sep27

    Russian Protesters Decry War in Ukraine, Several Detained

    Russian protesters call for end to war in Ukraine, several detained in Moscow, St. Petersburg …read more Source: ABC...

    Fighting the Information War
    Sep27

    Fighting the Information War

    Information has always been part of conflict. Thucydides detailed the effects of messages dispatched during the Peloponnesian War, and “narrative” is frequently cited today as an important part of the war against the Islamic State. Of the nations that practice information warfare, the most persistent is Russia. In a recent article for...

    Ukraine bans Russian airlines
    Sep27

    Ukraine bans Russian airlines

    Ukraine banned Russian airlines from flying into the country in an effort to pressure Moscow over its backing of rebels in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    After success with Iran, pope, next stop for Obama is UN
    Sep27

    After success with Iran, pope, next stop for Obama is UN

    Obama was set to arrive later Sunday for three days in New York, and perhaps the most anticipated moment was to come Monday evening — a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the annual gathering of world leaders. Despite administration efforts to turn Putin into an international pariah after Russia annexed the Crimean...

    Ukrainian Soldier Killed In Mine Blast
    Sep27

    Ukrainian Soldier Killed In Mine Blast

    The Ukrainian military says one of its soldiers has been killed in a landmine blast in the country’s east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Obama to Lead UN Peacekeeping, Counterterrorism Summits
    Sep27

    Obama to Lead UN Peacekeeping, Counterterrorism Summits

    U.S. President Barack Obama arrives at the United Nations on Sunday for several days of meetings, speeches and summits. Among them, he will chair two high-level sessions — one on U.N. peacekeeping and the other on countering terrorism. He is also expected to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The peacekeeping summit will take place...

    Blast Near Ukraine State Security Office In Odesa
    Sep27

    Blast Near Ukraine State Security Office In Odesa

    A blast has occurred outside an office of the Ukrainian Security Service (SBU) in the port city of Odesa. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Pope electrifies Philadelphia with advice on family, immigration
    Sep27

    Pope electrifies Philadelphia with advice on family, immigration

    Philadelphia (AFP) – Pope Francis addressed a festival of families attended by tens of thousands of Catholics, offering a frank assessment of the difficulties of life and a prescription for love on the penultimate day of his US tour.The 78-year-old Argentine pontiff rode through downtown Philadelphia waving to ecstatic crowds, after...

    Watch live: Pope Francis takes stage at family festival
    Sep27

    Watch live: Pope Francis takes stage at family festival

    PHILADELPHIA – Pope Francis has taken the stage at a festival hosted by the worldwide Catholic gathering that brought him to Philadelphia. The pope is attending the World Meeting of Families festival Saturday on Benjamin Franklin Parkway, where he will meet with families from the U.S., Australia, Ukraine, Jordan, Nigeria, and his homeland of...

    Russia, Ukraine reach deal on winter gas supplies
    Sep27

    Russia, Ukraine reach deal on winter gas supplies

    BRUSSELS (AP) — An EU official says Russia and Ukraine have ended months of uncertainty and finally reached agreement on supplies of natural gas to Ukraine for the coming winter. …read more Source: CNS...