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    At Auschwitz, a Jewish journalist confronts his anti-Polish bias
    Jan26

    At Auschwitz, a Jewish journalist confronts his anti-Polish bias

    Journalists visiting a renovated barrack at Auschwitz, Dec. 1, 2016. (Cnaan Liphshiz) OSWIECIM, Poland (JTA) — I did a shameful thing on my first visit 20 years ago to the former Nazi death camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau. In a guestbook outside an Auschwitz museum exhibit featuring information on 70,000 Polish non-Jews who were murdered here, I...

    Trump’s Russia Policy: a Rough Draft
    Jan25

    Trump’s Russia Policy: a Rough Draft

    Now that President Donald J Trump has been sworn in, it is time to clear the air concerning Russia. It will take an effort by Congress and the intelligence community. What Russia did during the election campaign is likely to be the subject of a Senate Intelligence Committee investigation and an intelligence community probe. The time for lessons...

    U.S. Army Tanks Arrive in Europe With Dead Batteries
    Jan25

    U.S. Army Tanks Arrive in Europe With Dead Batteries

    U.S. Army tanks recently deployed to Europe arrived at a port in Germany, some of them with dead batteries and without sufficient fuel. The Wall Street Journal reported this week on logistical challenges that the U.S. military faced when sending an armored unit of 4,000 soldiers and 90 tanks to Europe in order to protect NATO member states and...

    Moscow: ‘No illusions’ about quickly restoring ties with US
    Jan25

    Moscow: ‘No illusions’ about quickly restoring ties with US

    MOSCOW (AP) — Moscow has “no illusions” about a quick thaw under President Donald Trump, but is ready to take its share of efforts needed to improve the strained ties with the United States, Russia’s foreign minister said Wednesday. After a brief period of warmer ties, tensions flared up again and ties eventually plunged to...

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine
    Jan25

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Unidentified vandals have spray-painted Nazi graffiti at a memorial cemetery in Ukraine where some Poles are buried. …read more Source: CNS...

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine
    Jan25

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine

    Unidentified vandals have spray-painted Nazi graffiti at a memorial cemetery on the outskirts of the Ukrainian capital where some Poles are buried …read more Source: U.S....

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine
    Jan25

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine

    Bykivnia is a burial place for victims of the Soviet secret police, including some Poles, who were executed in the 1920s-1940s. Poland and Ukraine have friendly ties, but some in Poland harbor bitter memories about the killings of up to 100,000 Poles by Ukrainian nationalists in 1943-1944 in Volyn and the eastern Galicia regions, which are now...

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine
    Jan25

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Unidentified vandals have spray-painted Nazi graffiti at a memorial cemetery in Ukraine where some Poles are buried…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine
    Jan25

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine

    Unidentified vandals have spray-painted Nazi graffiti at a memorial cemetery in Ukraine where some Poles are buried. …read more Source: FOX...

    Shaken by Trump’s Criticism of NATO, Europe Mulls Building Own Military Force
    Jan25

    Shaken by Trump’s Criticism of NATO, Europe Mulls Building Own Military Force

    European leaders were left shaken following U.S. President Donald Trump’s recent comments that NATO is “obsolete”. The organization has formed the bedrock of Europe’s security since World War II, but some EU leaders say Europe must now take responsibility for its own defense. The continent would face a huge deficit in...