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    Postcommunist Kids Are No Know-It-Alls, After All
    May13

    Postcommunist Kids Are No Know-It-Alls, After All

    The survey’s results appear to dash the widely held assumption about the former communist countries of Europe that while they performed poorly in many areas, at least students there were well educated in math and science. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Observers blast restrictions on citizens in eastern Ukraine
    May13

    Observers blast restrictions on citizens in eastern Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Observers from a European security organization on Wednesday criticized the Ukrainian government for restricting freedom of movement for residents in the war-torn east and urged it to reconsider the permit system it has introduced for crossing the front line. The Kiev government in January introduced travel permits for people...

    NATO, Ukraine Urge Russia To Stop Destabilizing East Ukraine
    May13

    NATO, Ukraine Urge Russia To Stop Destabilizing East Ukraine

    NATO and Ukraine are calling on Russia to stop its “continued and deliberate destabilization” of eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Germany’s America Angst
    May13

    Germany’s America Angst

    Not since the end of the Cold War have U.S-German relations loomed so large in international affairs. Ongoing Russian intervention in Ukraine has been met with U.S. and European economic sanctions against Moscow. But Germany’s geographic proximity and commercial ties to Russia give Berlin and Washington different stakes in the...

    Observers blast restrictions on citizens in eastern Ukraine
    May13

    Observers blast restrictions on citizens in eastern Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Observers from a European security organization on Wednesday criticized the Ukrainian government for restricting freedom of movement for residents in the war-torn east and urged it to reconsider the permit system it has introduced for crossing the front line…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Polish Citizens, Lawmakers Get Defensive
    May13

    Polish Citizens, Lawmakers Get Defensive

    From lawmakers to university students, Poles are answering the call to defend their country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Night Wolves Biker Gang Gets Crimean Gift
    May13

    Night Wolves Biker Gang Gets Crimean Gift

    A Russian nationalist biker gang has been awarded a free plot of the land taken from Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    European observers blast Ukrainian government for restricting free movement in war-torn east
    May13

    European observers blast Ukrainian government for restricting free movement in war-torn east

    Observers from a European security organization have criticized the Ukrainian government for restricting freedom of movement of residents in the war-torn east by introducing permits for crossing the front line. …read more Source: FOX...

    Observers blast restrictions on citizens in eastern Ukraine
    May13

    Observers blast restrictions on citizens in eastern Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Observers from a European security organization have criticized the Ukrainian government for restricting freedom of movement of residents in the war-torn east by introducing permits for crossing the front line. …read more Source: U.S....

    Getting a Handle on National Wealth
    May13

    Getting a Handle on National Wealth

    The single largest owner of wealth in nearly every country is not a private company; nor is it an individual like Bill Gates, Carlos Slim, or Warren Buffet. The largest owner of wealth is all of us collectively, otherwise known as “taxpayers.” And we all have our own personal wealth manager — whom we usually call “the government.” According to...