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    How Vladimir Putin Set the Stage for His Talks With Obama on Syria
    Sep27

    How Vladimir Putin Set the Stage for His Talks With Obama on Syria

    There is no precise match in the Russian language for the English expression, “I hate to say, ‘I told you so’.” But something similar will likely be on the mind of Russian President Vladimir Putin when he meets with his American counterpart, Barack Obama, on Monday during the U.N. General Assembly in New York. Their last formal sit-down was...

    Russian protesters call for end to war in Ukraine, several detained in Moscow, St. Petersburg
    Sep27

    Russian protesters call for end to war in Ukraine, several detained in Moscow, St. Petersburg

    About 200 people have held an anti-war demonstration in St. Petersburg, while about 30 people joined a similar march in Moscow to call for Russia to withdraw its troops from Ukraine and stay out of the fighting in Syria. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russian protesters decry war in Ukraine, several detained
    Sep27

    Russian protesters decry war in Ukraine, several detained

    ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — About 200 people have held an anti-war demonstration in St. Petersburg, while about 30 people joined a similar march… …read more Source:...

    Italy’s Berlusconi Says Crimea Split From Ukraine Was Democratic
    Sep27

    Italy’s Berlusconi Says Crimea Split From Ukraine Was Democratic

    Four-time Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi said on Sunday the Crimean people had made a democratic choice to split from Ukraine and hailed Russian President Vladimir Putin as the world’s greatest political leader. Earlier this month, Berlusconi became the most prominent Western politician to visit the Black Sea peninsula, which was...

    Russian Protesters Decry War in Ukraine, Several Detained
    Sep27

    Russian Protesters Decry War in Ukraine, Several Detained

    Russian protesters call for end to war in Ukraine, several detained in Moscow, St. Petersburg …read more Source: ABC...

    Fighting the Information War
    Sep27

    Fighting the Information War

    Information has always been part of conflict. Thucydides detailed the effects of messages dispatched during the Peloponnesian War, and “narrative” is frequently cited today as an important part of the war against the Islamic State. Of the nations that practice information warfare, the most persistent is Russia. In a recent article for...

    Ukraine bans Russian airlines
    Sep27

    Ukraine bans Russian airlines

    Ukraine banned Russian airlines from flying into the country in an effort to pressure Moscow over its backing of rebels in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    After success with Iran, pope, next stop for Obama is UN
    Sep27

    After success with Iran, pope, next stop for Obama is UN

    Obama was set to arrive later Sunday for three days in New York, and perhaps the most anticipated moment was to come Monday evening — a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the annual gathering of world leaders. Despite administration efforts to turn Putin into an international pariah after Russia annexed the Crimean...

    Ukrainian Soldier Killed In Mine Blast
    Sep27

    Ukrainian Soldier Killed In Mine Blast

    The Ukrainian military says one of its soldiers has been killed in a landmine blast in the country’s east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Obama to Lead UN Peacekeeping, Counterterrorism Summits
    Sep27

    Obama to Lead UN Peacekeeping, Counterterrorism Summits

    U.S. President Barack Obama arrives at the United Nations on Sunday for several days of meetings, speeches and summits. Among them, he will chair two high-level sessions — one on U.N. peacekeeping and the other on countering terrorism. He is also expected to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The peacekeeping summit will take place...