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    Evidence is mounting that Russian soldiers are officially fighting in eastern Ukraine
    Mar06

    Evidence is mounting that Russian soldiers are officially fighting in eastern Ukraine

    Reporters and human rights activists describe their attempts to remain undercover.It was a surprising confession. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Vitaminka is one of the women in active combat roles on the frontline in eastern Ukraine
    Mar06

    Vitaminka is one of the women in active combat roles on the frontline in eastern Ukraine

    Six female volunteers in the struggle against pro-Russian separatists talk about the decision to go to battle for their country – and their hopes for life after war. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    The Death Merchants Do Abu Dhabi
    Mar06

    The Death Merchants Do Abu Dhabi

    ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — For those thinking of fighting a war in the near future, there was no better place to be last week than Abu Dhabi’s annual International Defence Exhibition (IDEX). In the market for a new high-resolution surveillance satellite or some high-caliber ammunition? Check. Want to cradle a brand-new Kalashnikov or...

    Report: Senator Menendez to Face Charges
    Mar06

    Report: Senator Menendez to Face Charges

    Senator Robert Menendez, the New Jersey Democrat who is the ranking member on the powerful Senate Foreign Relations Committee, may soon face corruption charges, according to a report on CNN. The report, which hasn’t been confirmed, claims that Attorney General Eric Holder has given Justice Department lawyers the green light to charge...

    Hockey Legend Slava Fetisov: It’s Wrong To Compare Russia To The Soviet Union
    Mar06

    Hockey Legend Slava Fetisov: It’s Wrong To Compare Russia To The Soviet Union

    Russian NHL hockey legend Slava Fetisov is no stranger to political conflict, as his harrowing time on the Russian men’s hockey team in 1980 is well-chronicled. Fetisov says the players were essentially imprisoned by Russian officials, forced to train at all hours of the day for what would end up being a memorable silver medal in the 1980...

    Russia’s Investigation Of Opposition Murders Does Not Bode Well For Nemtsov Case
    Mar06

    Russia’s Investigation Of Opposition Murders Does Not Bode Well For Nemtsov Case

    Every week, we bring you one overlooked aspect of the stories that made news in recent days. You noticed the media forgot all about another story’s basic facts? Tweet @TheWorldPost or let us know on our Facebook page. Last Friday, opposition leader and Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov was shot by unknown assailants on a Moscow bridge. Russian...

    Ukraine Gives a Pass to Thugs
    Mar06

    Ukraine Gives a Pass to Thugs

    Four of ex-President Viktor Yanukovych’s close allies have been taken off the European sanctions list because Ukraine has failed to pursue them. …read more Source:...

    Russia Today vs. Ukraine tomorrow
    Mar06

    Russia Today vs. Ukraine tomorrow

    Sharifulin Valery/TASS/CP When an official Ukrainian contingent visited Washington late last year to lobby for American support, it came bearing gifts: photographic proof of Russian troops in Ukraine. The group, including two prominent military commanders-turned-MPs, presented the packet of images to U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe, who, in turn, presented...

    EU chief speaks out against arms supplies for Kiev
    Mar06

    EU chief speaks out against arms supplies for Kiev

    RIGA, Latvia (AP) — The European Union’s foreign policy chief on Friday came out against a bipartisan call in the United States to provide lethal, defensive weapons to Ukraine in its fight against Russian-backed separatists. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine ceasefire holding, says OSCE head
    Mar06

    Ukraine ceasefire holding, says OSCE head

    By Aija Krutaine RIGA (Reuters) – The ceasefire in eastern Ukraine is holding and overall hostilities have dropped, the head of the… …read more Source:...