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    The Failed Promise of European Shale
    Oct29

    The Failed Promise of European Shale

    One by one, Europe’s shale dreams have evaporated. Poland, Lithuania, Ukraine, and even the UK have all seen oil majors throw in the towel on fracking projects that were once seen as a path towards a European energy renaissance. The FT reports on how mismanagement and unfavorable conditions both in energy markets and the natural world have...

    Why the Legacy of Tibet’s Cold War Freedom Fighters Still Matters
    Oct29

    Why the Legacy of Tibet’s Cold War Freedom Fighters Still Matters

    DHARAMSHALA, India—When Sonam Dorjee was a Buddhist monk at the Debung Monastery in the Tibetan capital of Lhasa, he would not kill an insect. After all, that annoying fly buzzing in your ear could be the reincarnation of a beloved family member. But when Chinese soldiers opened fire on the Tibetan refugees with whom Dorjee was fleeing across the...

    Ukrainian, Turkmen Leaders Vow Increased Ties
    Oct29

    Ukrainian, Turkmen Leaders Vow Increased Ties

    Visiting Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and his Turkmen counterpart Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov have vowed to boost bilateral cooperation in various sectors, including energy ties. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A Resurgent Russia Is Active In Syria and Beyond
    Oct29

    A Resurgent Russia Is Active In Syria and Beyond

    The Russian three-star general arrived at the door of the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad on Sept. 30 with a stern warning: Moscow would be launching warplanes to attack targets in Syria in an hour–stay away. In response, the U.S. directed its own aircraft, which have been bombing ISIS targets inside Syria since September 2014, to steer clear of the...

    Director of Ukrainian Library Detained in Moscow
    Oct29

    Director of Ukrainian Library Detained in Moscow

    Russian police on Thursday detained the director of a Ukrainian library in Moscow on suspicion of inciting ethnic hatred in the latest twist of the ongoing stand-off between the two nations. The Russian investigative committee said in a statement that it has asked a court to arrest 58-year old Natalya Sharina after the investigators found books...

    Police detain director of Ukrainian library in Moscow on suspicion of inciting ethnic hatred
    Oct29

    Police detain director of Ukrainian library in Moscow on suspicion of inciting ethnic hatred

    Russian investigators say the police have detained the director of a Ukrainian library in Moscow on suspicion of inciting ethnic hatred. …read more Source: FOX...

    Director of Ukrainian library detained in Moscow
    Oct29

    Director of Ukrainian library detained in Moscow

    Russian investigators say the police have detained the director of a Ukrainian library in Moscow on suspicion of inciting ethnic hatred. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Director of Ukrainian library detained in Moscow
    Oct29

    Director of Ukrainian library detained in Moscow

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian investigators say the police have detained the director of a Ukrainian library in Moscow on suspicion of inciting ethnic hatred. The Russian investigative committee said in a statement on Thursday that it has asked a court to arrest 58-year old Natalya Sharina after the investigators found books in the library that allegedly...

    Humanitarian crisis looms in eastern Ukraine as winter approaches
    Oct29

    Humanitarian crisis looms in eastern Ukraine as winter approaches

    POPASNA, Ukraine — On a bench in the center of this war-wrecked town, Galina and Sergei, two elderly pensioners, soak up the warmth of the sun on an otherwise chilly autumn day as they tell stories of the hardships they’ve endured over the past 18 months. Around them are buildings with shattered windows and blown-apart rooftops, painful...

    8 Lies, Distortions and Misrepresentations From the Third GOP Debate
    Oct29

    8 Lies, Distortions and Misrepresentations From the Third GOP Debate

    The debates took place in an alternate reality, where facts are made up on the spot. On Wednesday night, there were two rounds of GOP presidential debates. First, candidates polling at around one percent nationally had a shorter debate, followed by the frontrunners in a second debate. Both debates took place in an alternate reality, where facts...