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    Ukraine’s Cold War Gets Hot
    Aug12

    Ukraine’s Cold War Gets Hot

    The most intense Russian-backed fighting in six months has occurred within the last 24 hours. But it’s where the flare-out has taken place that matters. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Malaysia Airlines crash investigators may have found missile clues in Ukraine
    Aug12

    Malaysia Airlines crash investigators may have found missile clues in Ukraine

    MOSCOW — Netherlands prosecutors revealed Tuesday that they had found what could be pieces of a Russian-made surface-to-air missile system in eastern Ukraine, in the area of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Canadian participation in surprise Arctic conference ‘absolutely essential’
    Aug12

    Canadian participation in surprise Arctic conference ‘absolutely essential’

    A short-notice gathering of foreign ministers organized by the US State Department for the end of August could be a major forum for ensuring Arctic co-operation with Russia, despite a continued stalemate on the conflict in Ukraine. The conference, called GLACIER—Global Leadership in the Arctic: Cooperation, Innovation, Engagement and...

    Four Ukrainians Sought In $100 Million U.S. Insider Trading Case
    Aug12

    Four Ukrainians Sought In $100 Million U.S. Insider Trading Case

    An alliance of U.S.-based stock traders and computer hackers in Ukraine made as much as $100 million in illegal profits from stealing market-moving corporate information, U.S. authorities charged August 11. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU Says Attacks In Eastern Ukraine Violate Minsk Deal
    Aug12

    EU Says Attacks In Eastern Ukraine Violate Minsk Deal

    The European Union said on August 11 that increasing attacks in government-held areas in eastern Ukraine violate February’s cease-fire deal that was agreed in Minsk. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Prosecutors: possible Buk missile parts found at MH17 site
    Aug12

    Prosecutors: possible Buk missile parts found at MH17 site

    Prosecutors found what they believe could be parts of a Buk missile system at the site in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Kerry: ‘No’ Vote on Iran Could Fray Ties With Allies
    Aug12

    Kerry: ‘No’ Vote on Iran Could Fray Ties With Allies

    If the U.S. Congress rejects the Iran nuclear deal, that could destabilize the country’s relations with allies on other crucial issues, Secretary of State John Kerry warned Tuesday. “That is a recipe, quickly, my friends, for them to walk away from Ukraine, where they are already very dicey and ready to say, ‘Well, we have done...

    Flight MH17: Possible Russian missile parts found at MH17 site, say prosecutors (+video)
    Aug12

    Flight MH17: Possible Russian missile parts found at MH17 site, say prosecutors (+video)

    Flight MH17: Dutch prosecutors from a joint international criminal investigation into the 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine say some of the debris recovered from the site may belong to a Russian-made BUK surface-to-air missile system. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    MH17 site may contain Russian missile fragments
    Aug12

    MH17 site may contain Russian missile fragments

    Some of the debris recovered from the crash site of MH17 in eastern Ukraine may be fragments of a Russian-made missile system. …read more Source:...

    2030 Will Surprise Us
    Aug12

    2030 Will Surprise Us

    In the United States as in Europe, the dictatorship of immediacy, combined with the preference for conceptual analyses have brought about a real failure of anticipation. The World in 2030, published by the National Intelligence Council [LINK], has been unable, for example, to imagine the world within 15 years. The reason is simple: this report...