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    Russia Expands Its Food Imports Ban to Some Non-EU Nations
    Aug13

    Russia Expands Its Food Imports Ban to Some Non-EU Nations

    Russia bans food imports from several non-EU nations who have joined EU sanctions …read more Source: ABC...

    How A Swedish Sniper Found Redemption In Ukraine War
    Aug13

    How A Swedish Sniper Found Redemption In Ukraine War

    This was supposed to be a routine reconnaissance mission, but suddenly it became complicated. They had been crawling in the woods to stay concealed when the jeep with four separatists inside pulled up and parked along the road a few… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Investigators Examine Missile Parts In Probe Of MH17 Crash In Ukraine
    Aug13

    Investigators Examine Missile Parts In Probe Of MH17 Crash In Ukraine

    An international team of criminal investigators is inspecting missile parts recovered from the eastern Ukraine site of last year’s crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in hopes of determining who is responsible for downing the plane, killing all 298 people… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    In Crimea, a Disputed Beach Is a Symbol of Corruption
    Aug13

    In Crimea, a Disputed Beach Is a Symbol of Corruption

    Residents of Gurzuf, once a famous retreat for artists, have expressed frustration that in both Ukraine and now seemingly in Russia, citizens come last. …read more Source: The New York...

    Army leader: Russia is top threat to U.S.
    Aug13

    Army leader: Russia is top threat to U.S.

    The outgoing Army chief of staff said Wednesday that Russia posed the “most dangerous” threat facing the United States today, thanks to its “sophisticated” operations in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    American Troops in Ukraine Rattle Putin
    Aug13

    American Troops in Ukraine Rattle Putin

    The Kremlin is worried about not just what the Americans are teaching the Ukrainians, but what they may be learning from them and the Donbas battlefield. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Prosecutors Ask for No Bail for 5 Accused in Insider Trading Ring
    Aug13

    Prosecutors Ask for No Bail for 5 Accused in Insider Trading Ring

    Given their strong ties to Ukraine, a country with which the United States has no extradition treaty, the five men are flight risks, the Brooklyn prosecutors maintained. …read more Source: The New York...

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Cease-Fire Is Imperiled as Fighting Erupts
    Aug13

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Cease-Fire Is Imperiled as Fighting Erupts

    The Ukrainian government and pro-Russian separatists on Wednesday accused each other of attempting to break a six-month-old peace agreement. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine Debt: Putin’s Trump Card
    Aug13

    Ukraine Debt: Putin’s Trump Card

    American retirees are inadvertently doing the Russian president’s dirty work. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Top general: US should consider embedding troops in Iraq
    Aug13

    Top general: US should consider embedding troops in Iraq

    WASHINGTON (AP) — If Iraqi forces aren’t making good progress against Islamic State militants in the next several months, the U.S. should consider embedding American troops with the Iraqis, the Army’s retiring top general said Wednesday.Gen. Raymond Odierno, who retires as Army chief of staff on Friday, said the U.S. forces would not...