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    US launches largest Allied airborne drills since the Cold War
    Aug20

    US launches largest Allied airborne drills since the Cold War

    Earlier this week, 4,800 soldiers from 11 NATO nations converged on Germany’s Hohenfels Training Area for “Swift Response 15,” the largest allied airborne drills since the end of Cold War, which will continue until September 13. The NATO allies will be training in various locations in Germany and Bulgaria, “to integrate...

    Former boxer Roy Jones Jr. asks Vladimir Putin for Russian citizenship
    Aug20

    Former boxer Roy Jones Jr. asks Vladimir Putin for Russian citizenship

    Jared M. FeldschreiberSEVASTOPOL, Ukraine, Aug. 20 (UPI) — Former heavyweight world boxing champion Roy Jones Jr. met with Russian President Vladimir Putin Wednesday for a brief meeting in Sevastopol, Crimea. …read more Source: United Press...

    Four Ukrainian Soldiers Killed In Fighting; Others Released
    Aug20

    Four Ukrainian Soldiers Killed In Fighting; Others Released

    Ukrainian officials say four soldiers have been killed and 14 wounded in recent fighting in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin went diving looking for a centuries-old shipwreck in the Black Sea
    Aug20

    Putin went diving looking for a centuries-old shipwreck in the Black Sea

    Russian president Vladimir Putin went deep-sea diving off the coast of Crimea to find an ancient ship. It’s just one of the many hobbies Putin has embarked upon, along with playing hockey and driving a Formula One racing car. Produced by Lamar Salter Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story » …read more...

    Doves on Ukraine, From Right and Left
    Aug20

    Doves on Ukraine, From Right and Left

    Neither the U.S. conservative Kissinger nor the U.K. liberal Corbyn suggests a better response to Putin. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine anticipates default-saving debt deal
    Aug20

    Ukraine anticipates default-saving debt deal

    Kiev (Ukraine) (AFP) – Ukraine was expecting the announcement on Friday of a crucial debt restructuring agreement that could save the pro-West but strife-torn country from a devastating default.Five months of excruciating negotiations between Kiev’s cash-strapped leadership and some of the world’s biggest commercial creditors...

    Remains of WWII German Soldiers Found in Kiev
    Aug20

    Remains of WWII German Soldiers Found in Kiev

    Joint Ukrainian-German mission finds remains of WWII German soldiers in Kiev …read more Source: ABC...

    Joint Ukrainian-German mission finds remains of WWII German soldiers in Kiev
    Aug20

    Joint Ukrainian-German mission finds remains of WWII German soldiers in Kiev

    A Ukrainian newspaper says Ukrainian and German servicemen have found remains of about 200 German soldiers buried in Kiev during the German occupation in World War II. …read more Source: FOX...

    Remains of WWII German soldiers found in Kiev
    Aug20

    Remains of WWII German soldiers found in Kiev

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian newspaper says Ukrainian and German servicemen have found remains of about 200 German soldiers buried in Kiev during the… …read more Source:...

    The base jumpers say they were standing up for Ukraine. Russia says they were ‘inciting hatred.’
    Aug20

    The base jumpers say they were standing up for Ukraine. Russia says they were ‘inciting hatred.’

    MOSCOW – Moscow does not lack for political trials this summer, but the strangest one involves four Russian base-jumpers and a Ukrainian roofer nicknamed Mustang Wanted. One year ago today, Russians in the capital awoke to find that the Soviet star atop one of Moscow’s iconic seven-sisters buildings, the Kotelnicheskaya Embankment Building,...