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    Amnesty says Ukraine rebels killed captive soldiers
    Apr09

    Amnesty says Ukraine rebels killed captive soldiers

    Amnesty International accuses Ukraine separatists of killing captured government soldiers …read more Source:...

    Foreign Agents
    Apr09

    Foreign Agents

    It’s time for a confession. I have worked as a “foreign agent.” When I lived and traveled in Asia and Eastern Europe, I was an employee of U.S.-based NGOs. I was paid by these organizations to promote social change in those parts of the world. I worked hand-in-hand with groups that often criticized their own governments. Of...

    US, Russian war games rekindle Cold War tensions
    Apr09

    US, Russian war games rekindle Cold War tensions

    A show of U.S. military power in the Baltic countries in response to Russia’s intervention in Ukraine raises the specter that either side could misinterpret a move by the other.Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    US, Russian war games rekindle Cold War tensions
    Apr09

    US, Russian war games rekindle Cold War tensions

    AMARI AIR BASE, Estonia (AP) — Russia is so close that the F-16 fighter pilots can see it on the horizon as they swoop down over a training range in Estonia in the biggest ever show of U.S. air power in the Baltic countries. The simulated bombs release smoke on impact, but the M-61 cannon fires live ammunition, rattling the aircraft with a...

    German, Russian, Ukrainian, French foreign ministers set for Monday meeting in Berlin
    Apr09

    German, Russian, Ukrainian, French foreign ministers set for Monday meeting in Berlin

    Germany’s foreign minister has invited his counterparts from Russia, Ukraine and France to Berlin Monday to discuss implementation of the peace agreement brokered in Minsk, Belarus in February. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukrainian Parliament Bans Communist, Nazi Propaganda
    Apr09

    Ukrainian Parliament Bans Communist, Nazi Propaganda

    Ukraine’s parliament has voted to ban “propaganda of the totalitarian communist and Nazi regimes,” a major rebuke to the country’s Soviet-era masters in Moscow and to Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    4 Foreign Ministers to Discuss Ukraine in Berlin Monday
    Apr09

    4 Foreign Ministers to Discuss Ukraine in Berlin Monday

    German, Russian, Ukrainian, French foreign ministers set for Monday meeting in Berlin …read more Source: ABC...

    4 foreign ministers to discuss Ukraine in Berlin Monday
    Apr09

    4 foreign ministers to discuss Ukraine in Berlin Monday

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s foreign minister has invited his counterparts from Russia, Ukraine and France to Berlin Monday to discuss implementation… …read more Source:...

    Eurozone Sets Greece Reform Deadline Ahead of IMF Repayment
    Apr09

    Eurozone Sets Greece Reform Deadline Ahead of IMF Repayment

    Eurozone partners set Greece a deadline of six working days to improve proposed economic reforms in time for finance ministers to consider some emergency funding to keep the country afloat after it makes a repayment to the IMF on Thursday. EU officials said Athens made an urgent plea for cash at a meeting of deputy finance ministers in Brussels...

    Weary of Britain’s Anti-EU Posturing, Merkel Turns to Miliband
    Apr09

    Weary of Britain’s Anti-EU Posturing, Merkel Turns to Miliband

    Britain’s Labour Party leader, Ed Miliband, the only real contender to replace David Cameron as UK prime minister after the election on 7 May, is picking up unlikely allies. Though Germany’s Christian Democrats, led by German chancellor Angela Merkel, officially support the Conservatives, leading party members with knowledge of...