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    The battle over eastern Ukraine is coming to a head
    Jul21

    The battle over eastern Ukraine is coming to a head

    Just one sentence, inserted into a complex piece of legislation, caused some to wonder whether Kiev has been sold out by its Western allies. One sentence that was too much for many Ukrainians. One sentence that was not enough for the Kremlin. One sentence that the United States reportedly lobbied heavily for to assure that Kiev was holding up its...

    European Maccabi Games to play at Olympic venues built by Nazis
    Jul21

    European Maccabi Games to play at Olympic venues built by Nazis

    Adolf Hitler, second from left, watching the Olympic Games in Berlin with the Italian crown prince, left, August 1936. (Fox Photos/Getty Images) BERLIN (JTA) – They are roaring through Europe, raising dust as they go: Jewish bikers bearing an Olympic-style torch all the way from Israel to this German city. Next week, 11 core riders will pull...

    Hundreds of Ukrainian right-wingers rally against govt
    Jul21

    Hundreds of Ukrainian right-wingers rally against govt

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Hundreds of Ukrainian right-wingers were rallying in Kiev on Tuesday to protest against government policies in the wake of a… …read more Source:...

    Canada’s mission in Iraq: Straight Talk Q&A with Christian Leuprecht
    Jul21

    Canada’s mission in Iraq: Straight Talk Q&A with Christian Leuprecht

    What does the rise in Islamic extremism mean for the future of Canada’s foreign policy? Christian Leuprecht, in a new Straight Talk Q&A for the Macdonald-Laurier Institute, examines how Canada’s role in international affairs will change in the coming years. He believes that Canada has likely seen the end of large-scale military...

    Hundreds of Ukrainian right-wingers rally against govt
    Jul21

    Hundreds of Ukrainian right-wingers rally against govt

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Hundreds of Ukrainian right-wingers were rallying in Kiev on Tuesday to protest against government policies in the wake of a deadly stand-off between radical nationalists and police in the country’s west. …read more Source: CNS...

    Right-wing Ukrainian protesters call for referendum
    Jul21

    Right-wing Ukrainian protesters call for referendum

    Hundreds of Ukrainian right-wingers were rallying in Kyiv on Tuesday to protest against government policies in the wake of a deadly stand-off between radical nationalists and police in the country’s west. …read more Source: CTV...

    Senator: The US is committing a ‘strategic blunder’ by removing troops from the Arctic as Russia digs in
    Jul21

    Senator: The US is committing a ‘strategic blunder’ by removing troops from the Arctic as Russia digs in

    The US is committing a “strategic blunder” by removing nearly 3,000 Army personnel from the Arctic as Russia continues its push to militarize the region, Senator Dan Sullivan (R—Alaska) told Anchorage-based KTVA on Sunday. “This is a strategic mistake, a strategic blunder in my view by the Department of Defense,” Sullivan...

    Hundreds of Ukrainian Right-wingers Rally against Kiev Govt
    Jul21

    Hundreds of Ukrainian Right-wingers Rally against Kiev Govt

    EV, Ukraine (AP) – Hundreds of Ukrainian right-wingers are rallying in Kiev to protest government policies.The radical Right Sector group was one of the most militant factions in the massive protests in Ukraine’s capital that prompted pro-Russia President Viktor Yanukovych… …read more Source:...

    Interpol Most Wanted List: Former Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych Removed From Listing Of Global Fugitives
    Jul21

    Interpol Most Wanted List: Former Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych Removed From Listing Of Global Fugitives

    Former Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych has been withdrawn from Interpol’s most wanted list following complaints from his legal representatives that the criminal charges brought against him were politically motivated. …read more Source: International Business...

    Hundreds of Ukrainian right-wingers rally against Kiev govt
    Jul21

    Hundreds of Ukrainian right-wingers rally against Kiev govt

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Hundreds of Ukrainian right-wingers are rallying in Kiev to protest government policies. …read more Source: CNS...