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    Life under Russia not all it was cracked up to be: Crimean ex-leader
    Mar27

    Life under Russia not all it was cracked up to be: Crimean ex-leader

    By Darya Korsunskaya and Anton Zverev SEVASTOPOL, Crimea (Reuters) – The pro-Moscow Crimean politician who signed a document handing… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Separatists Have Russia’s Latest Weapons
    Mar27

    Ukrainian Separatists Have Russia’s Latest Weapons

    Russia denies supplying separatists in eastern Ukraine with weapons and military gear, but pictures from the region have regularly shown modern versions of Russian weaponry. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    South Tel Aviv Overtaken by Illegal Immigrants
    Mar27

    South Tel Aviv Overtaken by Illegal Immigrants

    Reprinted En.mida.org.il. Last week, a 29 year old illegal immigrant from Eritrea was charged with the attempted rape of an 80 year old woman in South Tel Aviv. The victim, in describing the attack, said “he beat me and dragged me across the floor.” Later in the week, a 40 year old woman was brutally raped near the Old Central Bus Station in Tel...

    Defense’s Other Mega Spenders
    Mar27

    Defense’s Other Mega Spenders

    By The GlobalistWho are the 19 nations that spend more on defense as a share of their national economy than even the United States does?1. Among the 171 countries surveyed by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), in 2015, 19 spent a higher share of their GDP on defense than the United States’s 3.3%. 2. All of these...

    Russiagate’s Unasked Questions
    Mar27

    Russiagate’s Unasked Questions

    Call me confused. Last week’s House Intelligence Committee hearing on possible Trump associates’ collusion with the Russian government, which featured FBI Director James Comey and NSA Director Mike Rogers, provided very little new information even as it confirmed troubling revelations that had already appeared in the media. If the FBI...

    Five Dead After Ukrainian Military Copter Crash
    Mar26

    Five Dead After Ukrainian Military Copter Crash

    Ukraine’s Defense Ministry said a military helicopter has crashed in the eastern Donbas region, killing 5 people aboard. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Military Helicopter Crashes in Ukraine, Crew Died
    Mar26

    Military Helicopter Crashes in Ukraine, Crew Died

    KIEV (Reuters) – A small Ukrainian military helicopter crashed in the east of the country on Sunday, killing all crew members, Ukraine’s defense… …read more Source: U.S....

    Wilbur Ross will shepherd Trump’s trade policy: Should he also own a shipping firm?
    Mar26

    Wilbur Ross will shepherd Trump’s trade policy: Should he also own a shipping firm?

    In this Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016, file photo, President-elect Donald Trump, left, stands with investor Wilbur Ross after meeting at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse in Bedminster, N.J. (Credit: AP) When private equity billionaire Wilbur Ross Jr. signed on to be President Donald Trump’s commerce secretary, he agreed to divest...

    Adam Schiff: Democratic star with S.J. ties
    Mar26

    Adam Schiff: Democratic star with S.J. ties

    The Democrats in Washington, D.C., suddenly have an unlikely breakout star: U.S. Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Burbank, a veteran legislator who is not as ideological as Bernie Sanders, not as confrontational as Elizabeth Warren, not as tarnished as Cory Booker. In truth, Schiff could be called geeky. He’s a careful ex-prosecutor who builds his...

    Five months, eight prominent Russians dead
    Mar26

    Five months, eight prominent Russians dead

    The brazen daytime slaying of a Russian politician outside a Ukrainian hotel this week brings to eight the number of high-profile Russians who have died over the past five months since the US presidential election on November 8. …read more Source:...