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    Life Is Not A (Foreign) Beach For Russians
    Dec07

    Life Is Not A (Foreign) Beach For Russians

    When a top Russian tourism official said that beach and sea vacations were a foreign idea, it triggered a tsunami of anger — especially when the same official was found to have owned property on a tropical Indian Ocean island. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine rebels linked to trove of stolen Dutch Golden Age art
    Dec07

    Ukraine rebels linked to trove of stolen Dutch Golden Age art

    A trove of Dutch Golden Age art stolen from a provincial Dutch museum nearly 11 years ago has been linked to a volunteer nationalist militia in Ukraine, the museum announced Monday. …read more Source: CTV...

    U.S. Navy begins PASSEX exercise with Baltic navies
    Dec07

    U.S. Navy begins PASSEX exercise with Baltic navies

    Ryan MaassWASHINGTON, Dec. 7 (UPI) — The U.S. Navy began its bilateral passing exercise known as PASSEX with ships from the Romanian, Turkish, and Ukrainian Navies on Sunday. …read more Source: United Press...

    US Pledges $190M Financial Support To Ukraine, Must Fight Corruption, Says VP Joe Biden
    Dec07

    US Pledges $190M Financial Support To Ukraine, Must Fight Corruption, Says VP Joe Biden

    During U.S. Vice President Joe Biden’s fourth visit to Ukraine Monday since the Russian annexation of Crimea, he announced the U.S. will provide the financially battered Eastern European country with $190 million in financial assistance, Reuters reported. The announcement comes as Ukraine works to reform its political and economic systems...

    How Facebook, Google And Twitter Are Combating Terrorism
    Dec07

    How Facebook, Google And Twitter Are Combating Terrorism

    Facebook, Google and Twitter are stepping up efforts to combat online propaganda and recruiting by Islamic militants, but the Internet companies are doing it quietly to avoid the perception that they are helping the authorities police the Web.On Friday, Facebook Inc said it took down a profile that the company believed belonged to San Bernardino...

    Russia-Turkey Crisis Is Pushing Ankara Toward Ukraine With New Military Modernization Partnership
    Dec07

    Russia-Turkey Crisis Is Pushing Ankara Toward Ukraine With New Military Modernization Partnership

    As tensions between Moscow and Ankara continue, Turkey has turned to another Kremlin foe and Eastern European state: Ukraine. Defense firms in Turkey and Ukraine have begun talks on tank modernization programs, Defense News reported Sunday. …read more Source: International Business...

    Stolen Dutch Paintings Found In East Ukraine
    Dec07

    Stolen Dutch Paintings Found In East Ukraine

    A collection of stolen Dutch masterpieces dating from the 17th century have resurfaced in rebel-held eastern Ukraine 10 years after they had been stolen. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Briefing: Mr. Biden Goes To Ukraine
    Dec07

    The Briefing: Mr. Biden Goes To Ukraine

    What can we expect from U.S. Vice President Joe Biden’s trip to Ukraine. Listen to the Power Vertical Briefing. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Dutch Golden Age art stolen from museum traced to Ukraine
    Dec07

    Dutch Golden Age art stolen from museum traced to Ukraine

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A trove of Dutch Golden Age art stolen from a provincial Dutch museum nearly 11 years ago has been linked to a volunteer militia in Ukraine. …read more Source: U.S....

    Biden announces more US aid for Ukraine
    Dec07

    Biden announces more US aid for Ukraine

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden assured Ukraine Monday of continuing U.S. support and announced the release of an additional $190 million in U.S. aid to help support reforms. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...