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    Biden to meet with Ukraine government leaders next month
    Nov13

    Biden to meet with Ukraine government leaders next month

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden will visit Ukraine early next month for meetings with the country’s president, prime minister and… …read more Source:...

    ‘Illegal Migrants’ Among Six Dead In Ukrainian Helicopter Crash
    Nov13

    ‘Illegal Migrants’ Among Six Dead In Ukrainian Helicopter Crash

    At least six people have been killed, including suspected illegal migrants, in the crash of a Ukrainian-registered helicopter in eastern Slovakia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trudeau’s debut on world stage a chance to move from style to substance
    Nov13

    Trudeau’s debut on world stage a chance to move from style to substance

    They say you never get a second chance to make a first impression. That will be Justin Trudeau’s main task over the next week, when he interacts face-to-face for the first time as prime minister with the likes of U.S. President Barack Obama, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Xinping. Trudeau was to leave Friday night...

    Russian State-Controlled TV Airs ‘Secret’ Plans for Nuclear Weapon
    Nov13

    Russian State-Controlled TV Airs ‘Secret’ Plans for Nuclear Weapon

    MOSCOW (AP) — Details of a new Russian submarine-launched nuclear torpedo have been shown on state-controlled TV, a secret the Kremlin said should never have been aired. Some observers, however, saw it as a deliberate leak. ‘Secret’ Russian nuclear torpedo blueprint leaked https://t.co/jkzSP6PjQV pic.twitter.com/5EbDr3rW1G — Fox News...

    IAAF poised to suspend Russian federation in doping scandal
    Nov13

    IAAF poised to suspend Russian federation in doping scandal

    LONDON (AP) — IAAF leaders are set to suspend the Russian federation on Friday, keeping the country’s track and field athletes out of international competition for an indefinite period that could include next year’s Olympics in Brazil. IAAF President Sebastian Coe convenes an emergency meeting of his 27-member council via...

    Ukrainian man acquitted of planning bomb attack on Russia’s London embassy
    Nov13

    Ukrainian man acquitted of planning bomb attack on Russia’s London embassy

    A jury has cleared a Ukrainian man accused of plotting to blow up the Russian embassy in London after being radicalized by the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Dzhemilev denies Russian allegations of Crimean Tatars recruiting fighters for IS
    Nov13

    Dzhemilev denies Russian allegations of Crimean Tatars recruiting fighters for IS

    In recent months, a debate arose about the formation of a Muslim Battalion in Ukraine (see Eurasia Daily Monitor, September 5). This was soon followed, in the Russian media, by rumors about the Crimean Tatar leadership’s alleged links with the Islamic State (ISIS). On October 5, the head of the State Committee of the Crimean […] …read...

    Ukrainian cleared of planning to bomb Russia’s UK embassy
    Nov13

    Ukrainian cleared of planning to bomb Russia’s UK embassy

    A jury has cleared a Ukrainian man accused of plotting to blow up the Russian embassy in London after being radicalized by the conflict in eastern Ukraine. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine Caucus urges House  to investigate downing of MH17
    Nov13

    Ukraine Caucus urges House to investigate downing of MH17

    WASHINGTON – House Ukraine Caucus Chairs Marcy Kaptur (D-Ohio), Michael Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.), Sander Levin (D-Mich.) and 18 other Ukraine Caucus members, on November 2 sent a bipartisan letter to the chair and ranking member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee urging the full committee to hold a hearing investigating the circumstances...

    Congress passes bill authorizing lethal military aid to Ukraine
    Nov13

    Congress passes bill authorizing lethal military aid to Ukraine

    WASHINGTON – Congress has passed a defense policy bill that authorizes up to $50 million in lethal military aid for Ukraine and mandates a White House response if Russia is deemed to be violating a key arms control treaty. The White House said hours after the $607 billion bill was passed by the Senate on […] …read more Source: The Ukrainian...