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    Merkel Says Ukraine Cease-Fire Not Fully Implemented
    Apr01

    Merkel Says Ukraine Cease-Fire Not Fully Implemented

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says fighting in eastern Ukraine has been reduced in recent weeks but that the Minsk cease-fire plan has not yet been fully implemented. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Real Putinism
    Apr01

    Real Putinism

    As the Brezhnev years reached their twilight, and it was obvious that Communism would never arrive, the Party decided to rename their moribund system as Real Socialism. The idea was to convey a sense of Marxist progress, but it was taken as confirming the popular view that Soviet assets belonged to everybody and also to nobody. The Soviet Union...

    Company to drop Chabad reference following inquiry over stakeholder
    Apr01

    Company to drop Chabad reference following inquiry over stakeholder

    (JTA) — A company partly owned by a Ukrainian-Jewish businessman being sued said it will remove “World Chabad” from the name of an affiliated entity. Attorneys for Alfa Bank, alleging in a lawsuit that Alexander Granovsky defaulted on a loan, wrote to Chabad headquarters in New York last month asking the movement to clarify whether it was...

    A Multimillionaire Helps Reinvent Ukraine
    Apr01

    A Multimillionaire Helps Reinvent Ukraine

    Boris Lozkhin, chief of staff to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, is trying to reform the conflicted system that helped make him rich. …read more Source:...

    A Russian ‘Doctor of Military Sciences’ says Moscow should just nuke Yellowstone if tensions boil over
    Apr01

    A Russian ‘Doctor of Military Sciences’ says Moscow should just nuke Yellowstone if tensions boil over

    Earlier this week, the Russian president of the Academy of Geopolitical Problems outlined two geophysically weak US regions to attack in order to combat NATO’s aggression towards Russia. In his article, Konstantin Sivkov justifies the option of “complete destruction of the enemy” because NATO has been “moving to the...

    Senators Urge FIFA To Take World Cup Away From Russia
    Apr01

    Senators Urge FIFA To Take World Cup Away From Russia

    Thirteen U.S. senators have written to FIFA, soccer’s world governing body, urging the organization to replace Russia as host of the 2018 World Cup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Communist Party Chief Summoned For Questioning
    Apr01

    Ukrainian Communist Party Chief Summoned For Questioning

    Ukrainian Communist Party leader Petro Symonenko has been summoned by the Ukrainian Security Service (SBU) for questioning over a recent trip to Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s Security Service Apprehends ‘Bombers’ In Odesa
    Apr01

    Ukraine’s Security Service Apprehends ‘Bombers’ In Odesa

    The Ukrainian Security Service (SBU) has detained three people suspected of involvement in a series of explosions in the southeastern city of Odesa. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Stepping Over the Border in Divided Cyprus
    Apr01

    Stepping Over the Border in Divided Cyprus

    On the 11th of March, a group of artists gathered on the northern side of Nicosia, the last divided capital city in the world. They were all there to take part in a European Union-funded residency, aiming to bridge the border between the Turkish Cypriot and Greek Cypriot communities. The island of Cyprus has long been a contested area, its...

    Merkel says Ukraine ceasefire hasn’t been fully implemented
    Apr01

    Merkel says Ukraine ceasefire hasn’t been fully implemented

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday that the situation in Ukraine had become calmer in the weeks following… …read more Source:...