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    Polish biker says a Night Wolves member made it into country
    Apr30

    Polish biker says a Night Wolves member made it into country

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Polish biker said Thursday that at least one member of a nationalistic Russian motorcycle club appears to have entered Poland despite a ban, and visited the Auschwitz memorial site with two other Russians — one of whom briefly unfurled a Soviet flag. The pro-Kremlin Night Wolves, who are on a ride commemorating the Russian...

    Savchenko Transferred From Hospital Back To Jail
    Apr30

    Savchenko Transferred From Hospital Back To Jail

    Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko’s has been transferred back to detention center in Moscow after spending just two days in a civilian hospital. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Billboards praising Stalin go up in Russian-annexed Crimea
    Apr30

    Billboards praising Stalin go up in Russian-annexed Crimea

    The billboards reading “Eternal glory to the victors” are sponsored by the Communist Party, which has always praised Stalin’s role in the defeat of Nazi Germany. …read more Source: Toronto...

    An Old War, a New War – The Upcoming Challenge to Ukraine’s Ceasefire
    Apr30

    An Old War, a New War – The Upcoming Challenge to Ukraine’s Ceasefire

    May 9, the 70th anniversary of Soviet victory over Nazi Germany, is shaping up to be a serious test for the fragile Minsk II ceasefire in Ukraine. Thus far, the only stipulations which have been at least partially implemented are the ceasefire, a large-caliber arms withdrawal and a prisoner exchange. These steps are crucial, and the deescalation...

    US commander: Russia seems set for new offensive in Ukraine
    Apr30

    US commander: Russia seems set for new offensive in Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The top U.S. commander for NATO said Thursday that America needs better intelligence on the ground in Ukraine, but that it… …read more Source:...

    Russia’s Anti-Swastika Crusade Hits Toy Stores, Bookstores, And Museums
    Apr30

    Russia’s Anti-Swastika Crusade Hits Toy Stores, Bookstores, And Museums

    Russia is scrambling to get rid of swastikas and other Nazi symbols ahead of Victory Day celebrations. But has it going too far? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    US commander: Russian offensive possible in Ukraine
    Apr30

    US commander: Russian offensive possible in Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The top U.S. commander for NATO says Russian forces have used a recent lull in fighting in Ukraine to reposition for what American military officers believe will be another offensive. …read more Source: U.S....

    US commander: Russian offensive possible in Ukraine
    Apr30

    US commander: Russian offensive possible in Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The top U.S. commander for NATO says Russian forces have used a recent lull in fighting in Ukraine to reposition for what… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine minister says Russian concern a joke, praises Canada’s military trainers
    Apr30

    Ukraine minister says Russian concern a joke, praises Canada’s military trainers

    OTTAWA – Ukraine’s visiting foreign minister says it’s a joke that Russia is characterizing Canadian military trainers in his country as “deplorable.”Foreign Affairs Minister Pavlo Klimkin says the Canadian Forces trainers will bring his country’s military forces and national guard up to a higher standard so...

    Ukraine foreign minister praises Canadian trainers
    Apr30

    Ukraine foreign minister praises Canadian trainers

    OTTAWA – Ukraine’s visiting foreign minister says it’s a joke that Russia is characterizing Canadian military trainers in his country as “deplorable.” Foreign Affairs Minister Pavlo Klimkin says the Canadian Forces trainers will bring his country’s military forces and national guard up to a higher standard so they can better...