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    Ukraine takes BBC journalists off sanction list a day after signing decree
    Sep17

    Ukraine takes BBC journalists off sanction list a day after signing decree

    Ukraine’s president has instructed security officials to strike the names of three BBC journalists off the country’s sanctions list, a day after he signed the decree, his spokesman said on Thursday. …read more Source: FOX...

    Amid Russia Fears, Permanent F-22 Base in Europe? American Air Force General Says US Wants To Assure Allies
    Sep17

    Amid Russia Fears, Permanent F-22 Base in Europe? American Air Force General Says US Wants To Assure Allies

    Russia’s involvement in Ukraine and Syria and aggressive moves across Europe prompted the U.S.’s Air Forces Europe commander to call for a permanent F-22 Raptor base in Europe Wednesday, according to Defense News. The U.S. deployed four F-22s, the single seat stealth aircraft, to Europe last month for the first time ever. …read...

    Poland’s new federation of pro-defense forces holds first rally, amid security concerns
    Sep17

    Poland’s new federation of pro-defense forces holds first rally, amid security concerns

    Hundreds of members of pro-defense forces have marched in downtown Warsaw to show their readiness to defend Poland if needed, amid concerns over the conflict in neighboring Ukraine and Russia’s role in it. …read more Source: FOX...

    Poroshenko Orders Removal Of BBC Journalists From Sanctions List
    Sep17

    Poroshenko Orders Removal Of BBC Journalists From Sanctions List

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has ordered the country’s Security Council to remove three BBC journalists from a new sanctions list. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Five takeaways from the Republican debate
    Sep17

    Five takeaways from the Republican debate

    Republican presidential candidate, businesswoman Carly Fiorina, right, leads fellow candidates Scott Walker, second from right, Jeb Bush, center, and Donald Trump as they take the stage prior to the CNN Republican presidential debate at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, in Simi Valley, Calif. (AP...

    Crimea’s Happy Now, But for the Persecution
    Sep17

    Crimea’s Happy Now, But for the Persecution

    Russia isn’t going to lose Crimea again, so why the repression? …read more Source:...

    3 BBC Journalists Barred from Entering Ukraine
    Sep17

    3 BBC Journalists Barred from Entering Ukraine

    Ukraine has barred a few dozen reporters, including three BBC journalists, from entering the country as an unspecified security threat. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko late on Wednesday signed a sanctions list barring nearly 400 individuals from entering Ukraine, including BBC correspondent Steve Rosenberg and producer Emma Wells, both...

    Ukraine Parliament Backs Debt Restructuring Deal
    Sep17

    Ukraine Parliament Backs Debt Restructuring Deal

    The Ukrainian parliament has given its backing to a debt restructuring deal that aims to save Kyiv billions of dollars and bolster its financial stability. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The World’s Biggest Work in Progress
    Sep17

    The World’s Biggest Work in Progress

    Why Ukraine’s effort to curb corruption is a Sisyphean task. A situation report. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Kremlin Condemns Media Inclusion In Ukraine Sanctions
    Sep17

    Kremlin Condemns Media Inclusion In Ukraine Sanctions

    The Kremlin says Ukraine’s decision to sanction many media representatives is “totally unacceptable.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...