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    Smoke over the skies of North America is another climate change warning
    Aug18

    Smoke over the skies of North America is another climate change warning

    Photo by Jonathan Hayward For nearly two weeks, beginning August 1, the skies over Vancouver were filled with the smoke of forest fires burning in central and northern British Columbia. The smoke from those fires and others farther afield has waxed and waned over much of North America since July. Three days ago, Vancouver and coastal BC and...

    Gore, But No Glory For Russia’s Ukraine War ‘Veterans’
    Aug18

    Gore, But No Glory For Russia’s Ukraine War ‘Veterans’

    Thousands of Russian volunteer fighters helped Vladimir Putin create a proxy army to foment conflict in Ukraine. In return, many say Putin has given them nothing. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poroshenko Orders Probe Into North Korea Missile Claims
    Aug17

    Poroshenko Orders Probe Into North Korea Missile Claims

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says he has ordered an “urgent, thorough, and full investigation” into a media report alleging that North Korea may have purchased rocket engines from a Ukrainian factory. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Ukrainian Children Trained For War
    Aug17

    The Ukrainian Children Trained For War

    More than 10,000 people have been killed since the Ukraine war began, but people on both sides are already training the next generation to fight — at special military summer camps for kids. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Ukrainian Children Trained For War
    Aug17

    The Ukrainian Children Trained For War

    More than 10,000 people have been killed since the Ukraine war began, but people on both sides are already training the next generation to fight — at special military summer camps for kids. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Ukrainian Who Lives In A ‘Glass House’
    Aug17

    The Ukrainian Who Lives In A ‘Glass House’

    A Ukrainian man has built a house with thousands empty bottles. Andriy Sisa said using bottles to build his home in the village of Bohatyrivka was cost effective and energy efficient. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine rocket maker denies leaking know-how to North Korea
    Aug17

    Ukraine rocket maker denies leaking know-how to North Korea

    DNIPRO, Ukraine β€” The head of Ukraine’s top rocket-making company on Tuesday rejected claims that its technologies might have been shipped to North Korea, helping the pariah nation achieve a quantum leap in its missile program. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    The Ukrainian Who Lives In A ‘Glass House’
    Aug17

    The Ukrainian Who Lives In A ‘Glass House’

    A Ukrainian man has built a house with thousands empty bottles. Andriy Sisa said using bottles to build his home in the village of Bohatyrivka was cost effective and energy efficient. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Scrambles to Quash Fallout From North Korea Allegations
    Aug17

    Ukraine Scrambles to Quash Fallout From North Korea Allegations

    Ukrainian officials and analysts were quick to deny allegations that the Soviet-era Yuzhmash arms factory was a likely source of engine technology used in North Korea’s missiles and to redirect suspicions to Russia. β€œIt is a complex and bulky piece of equipment. It is simply not possible to supply it by bypassing export procedures,” said...

    Report: North Korea Makes Own Rocket Engines, Does Not Need Ukraine Technology
    Aug17

    Report: North Korea Makes Own Rocket Engines, Does Not Need Ukraine Technology

    The Reuters news agency is quoting U.S. intelligence officials as saying they believe North Korea can produce its own missile engines and does not need to import the technology from Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...