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    Video Purports to Show Rebel Dismay After Downing of Malaysia Jet in Ukraine
    Jul17

    Video Purports to Show Rebel Dismay After Downing of Malaysia Jet in Ukraine

    A year after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 went down in eastern Ukraine, video from an Australian news outlet seems to show pro-Russian separatists amid the wreckage. …read more Source: The New York...

    Major frozen chicken recall after salmonella illnesses
    Jul17

    Major frozen chicken recall after salmonella illnesses

    Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment NEW YORK — Several million pounds of frozen chicken are being recalled after 11 people got sick from salmonella. Aspen Foods is recalling nearly two million...

    Russian Politician To Be Appointed Odesa Deputy Governor
    Jul17

    Russian Politician To Be Appointed Odesa Deputy Governor

    The governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region, Mikheil Saakashvili, has announced that Russian politician Maria Gaidar will be his deputy. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine considers Kazakh gas transit options
    Jul17

    Ukraine considers Kazakh gas transit options

    Daniel J. GraeberKIEV, Ukraine, July 17 (UPI) — Trade agreements with Kazakhstan may include the possibility of receiving natural gas shipments sent through the country, Ukraine’s government said. …read more Source: United Press...

    New video of Flight 17 crash emerges 1 year later
    Jul17

    New video of Flight 17 crash emerges 1 year later

    As local villagers march in solemn procession to crash site still in rebel-held eastern Ukraine, shocking new evidence comes to light …read more Source:...

    The Daily Vertical: Disrespect Is Putin’s Stock In Trade
    Jul17

    The Daily Vertical: Disrespect Is Putin’s Stock In Trade

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. Viewers can suggest topics via Twitter @PowerVertical or on the Power Vertical Facebook page. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Seeing Putin for the Threat He Really Is
    Jul17

    Seeing Putin for the Threat He Really Is

    Air Force General Paul Selva, in his confirmation hearing on Tuesday to be vice-chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, became the latest military official to describe Russia as the greatest threat facing the United States. “Russia possesses the conventional and nuclear capability to be an existential threat to this nation should they choose to do...

    Ukrainians, Australian Kin Mark Year since MH17 Downing
    Jul17

    Ukrainians, Australian Kin Mark Year since MH17 Downing

    ABOVE, Ukraine (AP) – Residents of the Ukrainian village where a Malaysian airliner was shot down with 298 people aboard a year ago joined a procession to the crash site on Friday, while Australia’s prime minister remembered the “savagery” of the disaster as he unveiled a… …read more Source:...

    ‘Moral duty’ to punish ‘murderers’ who downed MH17: Ukraine leader
    Jul17

    ‘Moral duty’ to punish ‘murderers’ who downed MH17: Ukraine leader

    Kiev (AFP) – President Petro Poroshenko on Friday called it a “moral duty” to punish those responsible for downing the MH17 flight over Ukraine one year ago, killing all 298 people on board.”Our moral duty to honour the memory of the fallen ones is to ensure a fair punishment for those guilty in downing the aircraft. This...

    Microsoft has crushed the economic hopes of Finland’s Salo as it closes its Nokia plant and jeopardises 1,100 jobs
    Jul17

    Microsoft has crushed the economic hopes of Finland’s Salo as it closes its Nokia plant and jeopardises 1,100 jobs

    HELSINKI (Reuters) – When U.S. software giant Microsoft bought Nokia’s struggling mobile phone business last year, the inhabitants of Salo – a town of 54,000 in southern Finland – thought the move would revive the local economy. But their hopes were crushed last week when Microsoft announced it would close Nokia’s former product...