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    Kuwait arrests extremists in cell funded by Islamic State
    Nov19

    Kuwait arrests extremists in cell funded by Islamic State

    KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait’s Interior Ministry said Thursday it cracked down on an extremist cell that was aiding the Islamic State group with support that included brokering arms deals, arresting six people from various nationalities who were operating inside the country.The official Kuwait News Agency said police arrested a Lebanese...

    Will ISIS Force Russia and the West Together?
    Nov19

    Will ISIS Force Russia and the West Together?

    U.S. President Barack Obama chats with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin at the Group of 20 (G20) leaders summit in Antalya, Turkey. Jonathan Ernst / ReutersHe wasn’t ostracized. He wasn’t isolated. And certainly nobody threatened to shirtfront him. In the space of a year, Vladimir Putin has gone from being the pariah of...

    Famous Harvard professor calls some student protesters ‘oppressive intolerants representing the worst of the pack’
    Nov19

    Famous Harvard professor calls some student protesters ‘oppressive intolerants representing the worst of the pack’

    Famed Harvard Law professor and attorney Alan Dershowitz is a staunch defender of civil liberties. He has served on a number of high-profile court cases, including working on Nelson Mandela’s international legal defense team. Though he has worked on behalf of one of history’s greatest supporters of civil rights, Dershowitz opposes...

    Jewish group’s report: Nationalism, anti-Semitism appear in some Polish textbooks
    Nov19

    Jewish group’s report: Nationalism, anti-Semitism appear in some Polish textbooks

    WARSAW, Poland (JTA) — Nationalism and anti-Semitism are present in some history textbooks in Poland, a new report found. The report, “Anti-Semitism is not an option,” by the Czulent Jewish Association in conjunction with the Autonomia Foundation, analyzed 142 Polish history textbooks used in formal education settings accepted by the Polish...

    Poroshenko Calls For Elimination of Russian Text Within Documents
    Nov19

    Poroshenko Calls For Elimination of Russian Text Within Documents

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has asked the government to replace Russian-language text with English text in Ukrainian identification documents. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    How ISIS brought Russia and the West together
    Nov19

    How ISIS brought Russia and the West together

    Last year, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin found himself shunned by fellow world leaders at the G20 summit in Brisbane, Australia, and he ducked out early. After Russia’s annexation of Crimea and support for separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine, America and Europe had imposed harsh sanctions against the country, with the...

    Kyiv Diplomat Warns West Against Easing Pressure On Russia
    Nov19

    Kyiv Diplomat Warns West Against Easing Pressure On Russia

    A senior Ukrainian diplomat says the West should not ease pressure on Russia over its role in Ukraine’s conflict — even if antiterrorism cooperation begins. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Fuel shortages reported in rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine, rebels deny problems
    Nov19

    Fuel shortages reported in rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine, rebels deny problems

    Severe fuel shortages have hit the rebel-controlled areas in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Fuel shortages reported in rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine
    Nov19

    Fuel shortages reported in rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Severe fuel shortages have hit the rebel-controlled areas in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: U.S....

    Fuel Shortages Reported in Rebel-Controlled Eastern Ukraine
    Nov19

    Fuel Shortages Reported in Rebel-Controlled Eastern Ukraine

    Fuel shortages reported in rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine, rebels deny problems …read more Source: ABC...