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    What Syria’s refugees think about Israel might surprise you
    Oct08

    What Syria’s refugees think about Israel might surprise you

    Germany is struggling to process and accommodate the 10,000 refugees streaming into the country every day. (Uriel Heilman) BERLIN (JTA) – Israel’s government is in cahoots with Syrian President Bashar Assad. America wants to keep the Syrian civil war going for as long as possible. Russia is outmaneuvering the United States on the global...

    Winter Is Coming. And So Is Ukraine’s Far Right.
    Oct08

    Winter Is Coming. And So Is Ukraine’s Far Right.

    An armed, radical threat could tear Ukraine apart before snow falls in Kiev. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Juncker: Europe Needs Better Relations With Russia
    Oct08

    Juncker: Europe Needs Better Relations With Russia

    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has said Europe must improve its relationship with Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia to Limp Bizkit’s Fred Durst: You’ll Always Have a Home in Crimea
    Oct08

    Russia to Limp Bizkit’s Fred Durst: You’ll Always Have a Home in Crimea

    The lead singer of Limp Bizkit loves Russia, and officials there think he’d like Crimea too. They’re urging him to feel free to move there. …read more Source: Foreign...

    UN: Polio Vaccines in Ukraine Safe Despite Local Concerns
    Oct08

    UN: Polio Vaccines in Ukraine Safe Despite Local Concerns

    The World Health Organization says it’s worried that millions of doses of polio vaccine might be wasted in Ukraine after a patient group raised concerns that the doses are unsafe.The U.N. health agency announced last month that the crippling disease had been identified in… …read more Source:...

    U.K. Defense Secretary announces more support for Ukraine
    Oct08

    U.K. Defense Secretary announces more support for Ukraine

    Ryan MaassBRUSSELS, Oct. 8 (UPI) — The U.K. will step up troop deployment to the Baltic states and increase training for Ukraine’s soldiers, the country’s Defense Secretary announced on Thursday. …read more Source: United Press...

    War Crimes in 2008 Russia-Georgia Conflict  Probed
    Oct08

    War Crimes in 2008 Russia-Georgia Conflict Probed

    The Hague-based International Criminal Court (ICC) said Thursday that its prosecutor has called for an inquiry into allegations of war crimes committed during the Russia-Georgia conflict in 2008. A three-member pre-trial chamber of the court is expected to review the notification from Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda of her intention “to submit a...

    UN: Polio vaccines in Ukraine safe despite local concerns
    Oct08

    UN: Polio vaccines in Ukraine safe despite local concerns

    LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization says it's worried that millions of doses of polio vaccine might be wasted in Ukraine after a patient group raised concerns that the doses are unsafe…. …read more Source: Associated...

    UN: Polio vaccines in Ukraine safe despite local concerns
    Oct08

    UN: Polio vaccines in Ukraine safe despite local concerns

    LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization says it’s worried that millions of doses of polio vaccine might be wasted in Ukraine after a patient group raised concerns that the doses are unsafe. According to WHO guidelines, the vaccine must be kept frozen while being stored, although thawing and freezing are normal parts of transporting the...

    “Witnesses of Higher Oil Prices”
    Oct08

    “Witnesses of Higher Oil Prices”

    Last week, Russian President Vladimir Putin drew the world’s attention with his speech at the UN General Assembly in New York. To most Russia-watchers, the speech was a continuation of his confrontational performance in 2007, when he lobbed a litany of accusation and grievances at the United States and its NATO allies at the Munich Security...