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    Russian divers report ancient ship find near Crimea
    May27

    Russian divers report ancient ship find near Crimea

    Moscow (AFP) – A group of Russian divers said Wednesday they had found Byzantine-era ship wreckage in the Black Sea off Crimea that included a trove of 10th century pottery.The wreck was discovered off the coast of Sevastopol in Crimea, the peninsula with a rich history that Russia annexed last year from Ukraine, and could have come from a...

    WATCH: ‘Dramatic evidence’ of Ukraine ceasefire violation
    May27

    WATCH: ‘Dramatic evidence’ of Ukraine ceasefire violation

    A top NATO advisor said Ukrainian forces face “continual attacks,” as video emerged from a purported battle with Russian-backed separatists that would be in violation of a three-month ceasefire. …read more Source: Global...

    Ukraine must keep up fight against corruption -VP Biden
    May27

    Ukraine must keep up fight against corruption -VP Biden

    By Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Ukraine’s government needs to investigate and prosecute corruption at all levels and implement… …read more Source:...

    Russia Sees U.S. Conspiracy Against World Cup Plans in FIFA Scandal
    May27

    Russia Sees U.S. Conspiracy Against World Cup Plans in FIFA Scandal

    Russian officials were quick to claim Wednesday that a U.S. conspiracy is behind the corruption scandal that shook the world of international soccer. Early that morning, police in Switzerland complied with a U.S. request to arrest nine senior officials at FIFA, the sport’s governing body, as part of a far-reaching probe into decades of...

    Biden defends US cooperation on Russia amid Ukraine tensions
    May27

    Biden defends US cooperation on Russia amid Ukraine tensions

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is defending U.S. efforts to cooperate with Russia on Iran and other issues at the same time Obama administration is trying to punish Moscow for its actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: CNS...

    Note to Ukraine: Time to Reconsider Your Historic Role Models
    May27

    Note to Ukraine: Time to Reconsider Your Historic Role Models

    In the midst of tumultuous political and social ferment, as well as escalating military conflict with Russian-backed separatists, Ukraine is casting about for a national identity. What are the country’s relevant values and symbols? As a relatively new and independent nation, Ukraine is seeking to answer such profound and pressing questions....

    Biden defends US cooperation on Russia amid Ukraine tensions
    May27

    Biden defends US cooperation on Russia amid Ukraine tensions

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is defending U.S. efforts to cooperate with Russia on Iran and other issues at the same time Obama administration is trying to punish Moscow for its actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: U.S....

    Biden defends US cooperation on Russia amid Ukraine tensions
    May27

    Biden defends US cooperation on Russia amid Ukraine tensions

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is defending U.S. efforts to cooperate with Russia on Iran and other issues at the same time Obama… …read more Source:...

    Biden cracks door to lethal aid to Ukraine
    May27

    Biden cracks door to lethal aid to Ukraine

    Biden opens door to weapons including anti-tank missiles. …read more Source: USA...

    U.S. lawmakers say Russia ‘trying to hide their casualties by taking mobile crematoriums’ into Ukraine
    May27

    U.S. lawmakers say Russia ‘trying to hide their casualties by taking mobile crematoriums’ into Ukraine

    LiveLeakA mobile cremator seen in a video posted online, purportedly used by Russia in Ukraine to dispose of bodies to conceal its involvement in the neighbouring country. Russia is so desperate to hide its military involvement in Ukraine that it has brought in mobile crematoriums to destroy the bodies of its war dead, say U.S. lawmakers who...