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    Ukraine Unveils New Cyber Police Force
    Oct12

    Ukraine Unveils New Cyber Police Force

    The Interior Ministry has said it will begin recruitment this week. …read more Source:...

    How Obama Views Strength
    Oct12

    How Obama Views Strength

    Joshua Richards / ReutersAnyone who got beat up as a kid knows there’s no one weaker than a bully. International politics is slightly more complicated than that, of course, but not by much. During a lengthy interview with Steve Kroft on 60 Minutes that aired Sunday night, President Obama tried to explain how Russian President Vladimir...

    USS Porter arrives in Ukraine for NATO peace mission
    Oct12

    USS Porter arrives in Ukraine for NATO peace mission

    Ryan MaassODESA, Ukraine, Oct. 12 (UPI) — The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter arrived in Odesa, Ukraine in support of the NATO initiative to promote peace in the region. …read more Source: United Press...

    Letters From Donbas, Part 6: ‘Life Resembles Survival On A Desert Island’
    Oct12

    Letters From Donbas, Part 6: ‘Life Resembles Survival On A Desert Island’

    More than 1 million people have fled eastern Ukraine since war erupted in April 2014. Some have since returned. Others never left. From teachers to pensioners to families with children, residents of rebel-held towns are struggling to get on with their lives amid the chaos and uncertainty. RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service continues to publish...

    Voters Should Demand a Strategic Foreign Policy Vision from Candidates
    Oct12

    Voters Should Demand a Strategic Foreign Policy Vision from Candidates

    As both parties hold presidential debates, issues in the nation’s foreign policy inevitably will be discussed. After all, although the U.S. Constitution actually gives Congress more authority in foreign and defense policies than the president, chief executives, ever since Franklin D. Roosevelt, have wielded the constitutionally narrow role...

    Things to know about the report into cause of MH17 disaster
    Oct12

    Things to know about the report into cause of MH17 disaster

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch Safety Board is publishing its final report Tuesday into what caused Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 to break up high over Eastern Ukraine last year, killing all 298 people on board. …read more Source: CNS...

    Kyiv Bans Russian Airlines From Flying Into Ukraine
    Oct12

    Kyiv Bans Russian Airlines From Flying Into Ukraine

    Ukraine’s government says it is banning all Russian airlines from flying into Ukraine from October 25 in response to Moscow’s decision in September to impose a similar ban on Ukrainian airlines. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Things to know about the report into cause of MH17 disaster
    Oct12

    Things to know about the report into cause of MH17 disaster

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands — The Dutch Safety Board is publishing its final report Tuesday into what caused Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 to break up high over Eastern Ukraine last year, killing all 298 people on board.A preliminary report issued last year said the Boeing 777 flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur likely was hit by multiple...

    Why ‘Mom’ and ‘Dad’ Sound So Similar in So Many Languages
    Oct12

    Why ‘Mom’ and ‘Dad’ Sound So Similar in So Many Languages

    Pregnant women in India, where the word for “mom,” in Hindi, is “mām̐” Mansi Thapliyal / ReutersIs there anything inherently “doggy” about the word “dog”? Obviously not—to the French, a dog is a chien, to Russians a sobaka, to Mandarin Chinese-speakers a gǒu. These words have nothing in common, and none seem any more...

    Things to know about the report into cause of MH17 disaster
    Oct12

    Things to know about the report into cause of MH17 disaster

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch Safety Board is publishing its final report Tuesday into what caused Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 to break up high over Eastern Ukraine last year, killing all 298 people on board. A preliminary report issued last year said the Boeing 777 flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur likely was hit by multiple...