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    “Insanity and folly”: experts on Trump’s proposal to build tens of thousands of nukes
    Oct11

    “Insanity and folly”: experts on Trump’s proposal to build tens of thousands of nukes

    “We now know why Tillerson called Trump a moron.” President Donald Trump asked his top national security officials to build tens of thousands of new nuclear weapons during a July 20 meeting, according to an NBC News report published on Wednesday morning. The president’s request, experts say, is simultaneously impossible and terrifying. “The...

    Russia’s FSB Detains Six Crimean Tatars Accused Of Being Hizb ut-Tahrir Members
    Oct11

    Russia’s FSB Detains Six Crimean Tatars Accused Of Being Hizb ut-Tahrir Members

    Activists in Russian-controlled Crimea say six Crimean Tatars have been detained on suspicion of extremism in what the activists and the Ukrainian government say is part of a discriminatory campaign targeting members of the Muslim group. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia’s FSB Detains Six Crimean Tatars Accused Of Being Hizb ut-Tahrir Members
    Oct11

    Russia’s FSB Detains Six Crimean Tatars Accused Of Being Hizb ut-Tahrir Members

    Activists in Russian-controlled Crimea say six Crimean Tatars have been detained on suspicion of extremism in what the activists and the Ukrainian government say is part of a discriminatory campaign targeting members of the Muslim group. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ex-NATO Chief Says Putin’s UN Peacekeeper Proposal For Ukraine Needs ‘Reshaping’
    Oct11

    Ex-NATO Chief Says Putin’s UN Peacekeeper Proposal For Ukraine Needs ‘Reshaping’

    Former NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen says Russia’s proposal to send UN peacekeepers to eastern Ukraine is “a Trojan horse” but that it would be worth trying to “reshape” the plan, since it presents the first opportunity in a long time to resolve the conflict. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ex-NATO Chief Says Putin’s UN Peacekeeper Proposal For Ukraine Needs ‘Reshaping’
    Oct11

    Ex-NATO Chief Says Putin’s UN Peacekeeper Proposal For Ukraine Needs ‘Reshaping’

    Former NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen says Russia’s proposal to send UN peacekeepers to eastern Ukraine is “a Trojan horse” but that it would be worth trying to “reshape” the plan, since it presents the first opportunity in a long time to resolve the conflict. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Czech President, PM Clash Over Russia Sanctions For Crimea Annexation
    Oct11

    Czech President, PM Clash Over Russia Sanctions For Crimea Annexation

    The Czech Republic’s top two officials have clashed over the country’s support for European Union sanctions against Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    European Parliament Pressing For Ways To Bring Georgia, Ukraine, And Moldova Closer
    Oct11

    European Parliament Pressing For Ways To Bring Georgia, Ukraine, And Moldova Closer

    The European Parliament’s foreign affairs committee is calling for tighter sanctions on Russia and a mechanism for bringing Eastern Partnership countries such as Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine closer to the European Union. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Brownstein: Montreal producers profile artists in hot spots around the planet
    Oct11

    Brownstein: Montreal producers profile artists in hot spots around the planet

    Montreal producers Frank Fiorito and Nabil Mehchi have opted to take the path more perilous. They could easily stay home and craft docs that wouldn’t require armed guards to protect themselves from potential sinister forces as is often the case when they leave their base here. But that just doesn’t interest these guys. And that...

    Made in America
    Oct11

    Made in America

    The New Hope Fertility Center occupies two floors in a sleek office building across from Central Park, a block from the Trump International Hotel. Upstairs, couples who want children but are struggling to conceive sit in a well-appointed waiting room. On the wall, an LCD monitor cycles through a presentation of the clinic’s specialties: in...

    Why Is Ukraine Showing Its Military Wares in the United States?
    Oct11

    Why Is Ukraine Showing Its Military Wares in the United States?

    Ukraine is looking for lethal aid. Its defense industry is looking for partners. …read more Source: Foreign...