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    Ukraine Says Breaks Up Armed Insurgent Group in Kyiv, 2 Killed
    Dec10

    Ukraine Says Breaks Up Armed Insurgent Group in Kyiv, 2 Killed

    Ukraine’s security service said on Thursday it had broken up an armed insurgent group that operated out of Kyiv and other major Ukrainian cities and that two people had been killed during the operation. The SBU security service said it had detained three Russian and four Ukrainian citizens after a shootout in which a special forces officer...

    Back in 2000, the CIA made 8 predictions on what life would be like in 2015 — here’s what it got right (and really wrong)
    Dec10

    Back in 2000, the CIA made 8 predictions on what life would be like in 2015 — here’s what it got right (and really wrong)

    REUTERS/STR NewBack in 2000, just before George W. Bush became president, the CIA published a 70-page report on what the world would be like in 2015. 2015 is winding down fast, and it turns out that several of these predictions were on the money. Others were completely wrong. Here’s a rundown of some of the predictions, according to a...

    What’s Behind Italy’s Step Back On Extending Sanctions Against Russia?
    Dec10

    What’s Behind Italy’s Step Back On Extending Sanctions Against Russia?

    It was supposed to be a done deal: EU envoys had been expected to approve a six-month extension of sanctions against Russia over its interference in Ukraine, as agreed by EU leaders last month. But Italy has upended that plan. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Dec10

    An instructor watches Denis, left, a Ukrainian soldier who was seriously injured during the anti-terrorist operations in Eastern Ukraine, playing with dolphins during a dolphin-therapy session at an aquarium in Kiev, Ukraine, Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015. Ukrainian movement “Alliance soldiers and volunteers” organizes sessions for the rehabilitation...

    Saakashvili Predicts ‘Defeat’ For Putin’s Russia
    Dec10

    Saakashvili Predicts ‘Defeat’ For Putin’s Russia

    Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili says Kremlin animosity toward his country was driven by the success of his pro-Western reforms. Saakashvili, who now governs the Odesa region in Ukraine, was speaking with Vitaly Portnikov of RFE/RL’s Russian Service. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    International observers: Eastern Ukraine fighting continues
    Dec10

    International observers: Eastern Ukraine fighting continues

    International observers still witness fighting and the use of banned weapons in eastern Ukraine months after a cease-fire deal was signed, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said on Thursday. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    International Observers: Eastern Ukraine Fighting Continues
    Dec10

    International Observers: Eastern Ukraine Fighting Continues

    International observers say fighting in eastern Ukraine continues despite ongoing cease-fire …read more Source: ABC...

    International observers: Eastern Ukraine fighting continues
    Dec10

    International observers: Eastern Ukraine fighting continues

    More than 9,000 people have been killed in fighting between Russia-backed separatists and government troops which has been raging since April 2014, according to the U.N. Alexander Hug, OSCE deputy chief monitor in Ukraine, told reporters on Thursday fighting in eastern Ukraine continues despite the September cease-fire deal that also included...

    International observers: Eastern Ukraine fighting continues
    Dec10

    International observers: Eastern Ukraine fighting continues

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe says its observers still witness fighting and the use of banned weapons in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: U.S....

    International observers: Eastern Ukraine fighting continues
    Dec10

    International observers: Eastern Ukraine fighting continues

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe says its observers still witness fighting and the use of banned weapons in… …read more Source:...