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    In Paris Attacks, Echoes of Russian Tragedies Past
    Nov18

    In Paris Attacks, Echoes of Russian Tragedies Past

    The attacks in Paris have forced Russian officials to acknowledge what many in the West have long suspected: the downing of a Russian Metrojet airliner over the Sinai peninsula — killing all 224 people on board — was an act of terror. In a televised meeting at the Kremlin, the head of Russia’s Federal Security Service, Alexander Bortnikov,...

    This prominent Ukrainian millionaire told us Britain has to raise taxes to 70% and stop funding the NHS if it wants to phase out coal power
    Nov18

    This prominent Ukrainian millionaire told us Britain has to raise taxes to 70% and stop funding the NHS if it wants to phase out coal power

    Alexander Temerko – one of the biggest supporters of Britain’s Conservative government and one of the biggest names in the UK oil and gas industry – just slammed Whitehall’s latest move in the energy sector as “unprofessional, immature, and a PR illusion.” In an exclusive interview with Business Insider, Ukrainian-born...

    Kazakh Jailed On Separatism Charge
    Nov18

    Kazakh Jailed On Separatism Charge

    A Kazakh citizen has been sentenced to five years in prison after being found guilty of inciting separatism via the Internet. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Prominent Harvard Professor Uses No Filter, Sends Scathing Message to Student Protesters
    Nov18

    Prominent Harvard Professor Uses No Filter, Sends Scathing Message to Student Protesters

    As college students nationwide garner national media attention for their protests against school administrations and perceived racial injustices on their campuses, famed Harvard professor Alan Dershowitz has a word for them: hypocrites. In a no-holds-barred interview with Business Insider, Dershowitz argued that “the last thing these students...

    Russia to impose ban on Ukrainian food imports starting next year
    Nov18

    Russia to impose ban on Ukrainian food imports starting next year

    Russia says it intends to ban imports of Ukrainian food starting next year. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia to ban Ukrainian food imports from January
    Nov18

    Russia to ban Ukrainian food imports from January

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia says it intends to ban imports of Ukrainian food starting next year. …read more Source: U.S....

    Russia to ban Ukrainian food imports from January
    Nov18

    Russia to ban Ukrainian food imports from January

    Russia says it intends to ban imports of Ukrainian food starting next year. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Russia to impose food embargo against Ukraine
    Nov18

    Russia to impose food embargo against Ukraine

    Ed AdamczykMOSCOW, Nov. 18 (UPI) — Russia will begin a food embargo against Ukraine beginning in the new year, the Russian economic minister announced. …read more Source: United Press...

    Janice Gross Stein: The order that held dysfunctional Middle East states together is over
    Nov18

    Janice Gross Stein: The order that held dysfunctional Middle East states together is over

    We live in disruptive times. Russia annexes Crimea and invades Ukraine. The Islamic State conquers a large swath of territory that crosses the old border between Iraq and Syria, and the rump government of Bashir Al-Assad bombs its own people. Millions of refugees are on the move, desperate to escape the barrel bombs falling from the skies. It...

    Narrowing rift, US and Russia entertain cooperation in Syria
    Nov18

    Narrowing rift, US and Russia entertain cooperation in Syria

    MOSCOW (AP) — In a striking shift, President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin are embarking on a tentative path toward closer ties and possible military cooperation, as the bitter rift over Ukraine gives way to common cause against the Islamic State group.After weeks of accusing Moscow of trying to prop up Syrian President Bashar...