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    UK Military Trainers in Ukraine for Medical, Tactical Drills
    Mar19

    UK Military Trainers in Ukraine for Medical, Tactical Drills

    KIEV, Ukraine—Around 30 British military personnel have arrived in Ukraine to provide medical and tactical training to the country’s troops, officials said Thursday. Britain’s defense ministry said it aims to boost Ukrainian armed forces’ defensive capability in their armed campaign against Russian-backed separatists in the...

    Animals in the News
    Mar19

    Animals in the News

    It’s time once again for a look at the animal kingdom and our interactions with the countless species that share our planet. Today’s photos include falcons catching bait dangled from from drones in Abu Dhabi, bats in the Czech Republic, Monarch butterflies in Mexico, a Florida dog rescued from being tied to a railroad track, cageless...

    More proof that a Russian BUK missile shot down passenger plane MH17
    Mar19

    More proof that a Russian BUK missile shot down passenger plane MH17

    A metal fragment from the crash site of the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 matches a Russian surface-to-air BUK rocket, reports Dutch broadcaster RTLNieuws on Thursday. Despite a mountain of evidence that pro-Russian separatists shot down the commercial flight, Russia blames the West and continues to deny any involvement. The fragment was...

    More proof that a Russian BUK missile shot down passenger plane MH17
    Mar19

    More proof that a Russian BUK missile shot down passenger plane MH17

    A metal fragment from the crash site of the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 matches a Russian surface-to-air BUK rocket, reports Dutch broadcaster RTLNieuws on Thursday. Despite a mountain of evidence that pro-Russian separatists shot down the commercial flight, Russia blames the West and continues to deny any involvement. The fragment was...

    The Coming Propaganda War With Russia
    Mar19

    The Coming Propaganda War With Russia

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union is set to launch a first operation in a new propaganda war with Russia within days of EU leaders giving formal approval to the campaign at a summit on Thursday. Officials told Reuters that a dozen public relations and communications experts would start work by the end of March in Brussels with a brief...

    The Tragedy of Bibi’s Victory
    Mar19

    The Tragedy of Bibi’s Victory

    As the fog of shock begins to dissipate and the devastating reality sets in, it becomes clear that the results of Israel’s election constitute a loss for all involved. Let me count the ways.Israeli Arabs In the 11th hour of his campaign and in a last ditch effort to collect votes, Bibi publicly urged Jewish right-wing voters to the polls by...

    UK military trainers in Ukraine for medical, tactical drills
    Mar19

    UK military trainers in Ukraine for medical, tactical drills

    By PETER LEONARD KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Around 30 British military personnel have arrived in Ukraine to provide medical and tactical training to the country’s troops, officials said Thursday. Britain’s defense ministry said it aims to boost Ukrainian armed forces’ defensive capability in their armed campaign against Russian-backed...

    Analysis Of MH17 Fragment Supports Missile Theory: Dutch TV
    Mar19

    Analysis Of MH17 Fragment Supports Missile Theory: Dutch TV

    AMSTERDAM, March 19 (Reuters) – A metal fragment from the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 matches a surface-to-air BUK rocket, a Dutch broadcaster said on Thursday, supporting a theory that the plane was downed by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. The fragment was recovered by a Dutch journalist from the village of...

    Minsk deal threatened as Ukraine, rebels spar over interpretation
    Mar19

    Minsk deal threatened as Ukraine, rebels spar over interpretation

    Kiev and pro-Russia rebels sharply disagree on how to interpret what the cease-fire deal prescribed as ‘next steps.’ …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Report: Fragment From MH17 Crash Site Supports Missile Theory
    Mar19

    Report: Fragment From MH17 Crash Site Supports Missile Theory

    A metal fragment from the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 matches a surface-to-air BUK rocket, a Dutch broadcaster said on Thursday, supporting a theory that the plane was downed by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. The fragment was recovered by a Dutch journalist from the village of Hrabove several months ago near to where...