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    Clinton Tacks to the Right of President Obama on Foreign Policy
    Sep10

    Clinton Tacks to the Right of President Obama on Foreign Policy

    Hillary Clinton unveiled her foreign policy in a speech at the Brookings Institution yesterday, laying out positions that are more activist than the Obama Administration’s stances, despite putting her shoulder behind the Iran deal. The NYT reports: [M]ost of her speech and discussion afterward was an effort to navigate a careful line...

    Ukraine, Slovakia Premiers Condemn Nord Stream 2 Project
    Sep10

    Ukraine, Slovakia Premiers Condemn Nord Stream 2 Project

    PMs of Slovakia, Ukraine condemn deal to expand direct pipeline for Russian gas to Germany …read more Source: ABC...

    Nemtsov, Savchenko Nominated For Sakharov Prize
    Sep10

    Nemtsov, Savchenko Nominated For Sakharov Prize

    Russia’s slain opposition politician Boris Nemtsov and imprisoned Ukrainian military pilot and parliament member Nadiya Savchenko are among the nominees for the 2015 Sakharov Prize. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Double standards rule on the NDP campaign rail, and other reasons to fear for humanity
    Sep10

    Double standards rule on the NDP campaign rail, and other reasons to fear for humanity

    1. Shawn Dearn, the NDP and double standards Sean Kilpatrick / Canadian PressNDP Leader Thomas Mulcair’s director of communications Shawn Dearn (right) If Stephen Harper’s top communications aide had tweeted that the Pope should go Eff himself, there’d have been a mammoth outcry and demands he be fired within the hour. Can you...

    European Parliament Calls On Russia To Release Estonian, Ukrainian Prisoners
    Sep10

    European Parliament Calls On Russia To Release Estonian, Ukrainian Prisoners

    EU lawmakers have urged Russia to immediately release the Estonian police officer Eston Kohver, Ukrainian film-maker Oleg Sentsov, and civil activist Olexandr Kolchenko. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Report: Russia Building Huge Military Base Near Ukraine Border
    Sep10

    Report: Russia Building Huge Military Base Near Ukraine Border

    Russia has reportedly started building a major military base in Belgorod Oblast near the Ukrainian border. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia building major military base near Ukrainian border
    Sep10

    Russia building major military base near Ukrainian border

    NATO has accused Russia of using makeshift bases for sending soldiers and hardware into Ukraine to support pro-Russian separatists fighting Kiev …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Russia building military base near Ukraine border
    Sep10

    Russia building military base near Ukraine border

    Russia has started to build a huge military base housing ammunition depots and barracks for several thousand soldiers near the Ukrainian border, a project that suggests the Kremlin is digging in for a prolonged stand-off with Kiev. …read more Source:...

    Putin Sends Dirty War Forces to Syria
    Sep10

    Putin Sends Dirty War Forces to Syria

    The Kremlin isn’t sending just any troops to prop up the Assad regime. It’s dispatching units that spearheaded Russia’s slow-rolling invasion of Ukraine. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russian, Ukraine, EU Leaders Discussed Local Elections Dispute
    Sep10

    Russian, Ukraine, EU Leaders Discussed Local Elections Dispute

    The leaders of Russia, Ukraine, Germany, and France discussed the contentious issue of holding local elections in separatist eastern Ukraine in a 90-minute telephone conversation September 9, the Kremlin said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...