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    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels
    Mar07

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Trading in their combat boots and fatigues for high heels and ball gowns, female rebel fighters who normally fight Ukrainian soldiers have taken the day off to take part in a beauty pageant. The event was organized by self-proclaimed authorities in the rebel-held city of Donetsk on Saturday. Women from three main rebel...

    Modernizing the Polish Military
    Mar07

    Modernizing the Polish Military

    By law, Poland must spend at least 1.95 percent of its GDP on its military. That’s just a shade under the 2 percent that NATO asks its members to devote. Aside from Estonia, however, Poland is way ahead of the rest of the region in military spending. And when President Barack Obama visited Poland in June 2014, Poland committed to upping its...

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels
    Mar07

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels

    read more …read more Source: CNS...

    East Ukraine rebels say heavy weapons pullback complete
    Mar07

    East Ukraine rebels say heavy weapons pullback complete

    Snizhne (Ukraine) (AFP) – Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine claimed Saturday to have fulfilled their end of a February deal with government forces to withdraw heavy weapons from the frontline as part of a ceasefire.”Today is the last day of the weapons withdrawal,” Eduard Basurin, one of the rebel leaders told reporters...

    Rebel beauty pageant: Female Ukrainian rebels trade in combat boots for high heels
    Mar07

    Rebel beauty pageant: Female Ukrainian rebels trade in combat boots for high heels

    Trading in their combat boots and fatigues for high heels and ball gowns, female rebel fighters who normally fight Ukrainian soldiers have taken the day off to take part in a beauty pageant. …read more Source: FOX...

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels
    Mar07

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Trading in their combat boots and fatigues for high heels and ball gowns, female rebel fighters who normally fight Ukrainian soldiers have taken the day off to take part in a beauty pageant. Women from three main rebel battalions showed off their dinner dresses before they changed back to fatigues to receive prizes and...

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels
    Mar07

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Trading in their combat boots and fatigues for high heels and ball gowns, female rebel fighters who normally fight… …read more Source:...

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels
    Mar07

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Trading in their combat boots and fatigues for high heels and ball gowns, female rebel fighters who normally fight Ukrainian soldiers have taken the day off to take part in a beauty pageant…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Ukraine, Rebels Claim Heavy Weapons Pullback Complete
    Mar07

    Ukraine, Rebels Claim Heavy Weapons Pullback Complete

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s military says it is completing its pullback of heavy weapons under the terms of a peace agreement aimed at ending the war with separatist rebels that has killed more than 6,000 people. An internationally brokered agreement calls for both sides to create a buffer zone by pulling back heavy weapons. Saturday...

    The world is facing a growing threat of nuclear war
    Mar07

    The world is facing a growing threat of nuclear war

    Within the next few weeks, after years of stalling and evasion, Iran may at last agree to curb its nuclear programme. In exchange for relief from sanctions it will accept, in principle, that it should allow intrusive inspections and limit how much uranium will cascade through its centrifuges. After 2025 Iran will gradually be allowed to expand...