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    Russia steps in after Ukraine cuts power to rebel-held east
    Apr25

    Russia steps in after Ukraine cuts power to rebel-held east

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    War in Ukraine: After American Dies in Rebel Territory, Russia and Kiev Argue Over More Peacekeepers
    Apr25

    War in Ukraine: After American Dies in Rebel Territory, Russia and Kiev Argue Over More Peacekeepers

    U.S. paramedic Joseph Stone is the first casualty of an international monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Group Accused Of DNC Hack Also Targeted Firm Formerly Known As Blackwater: Report
    Apr25

    Group Accused Of DNC Hack Also Targeted Firm Formerly Known As Blackwater: Report

    WASHINGTON ― A cyber-espionage group that targeted political parties during U.S. and French elections also launched a phishing campaign against Academi, the private military firm formerly known as Blackwater, a new report says. Pawn Storm, a hacking group also known as Fancy Bear, targeted Academi on April 24, 2014, according to a report released...

    Russia to Supply Power to Rebel-held Parts of Eastern Ukraine
    Apr25

    Russia to Supply Power to Rebel-held Parts of Eastern Ukraine

    In a move that further cements Russia’s control over parts of eastern Ukraine, Russian officials announced Tuesday they will begin supplying electricity to separatist-controlled areas in eastern Ukraine after the Ukrainian government cut off the power because of millions in unpaid bills. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov described the...

    New photos: Petawawa troops in snowy Alberta for Exercise Rugged Bear
    Apr25

    New photos: Petawawa troops in snowy Alberta for Exercise Rugged Bear

    Some 3,000 Canadian Army soldiers from 2 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group from Petawawa, Ontario are in Alberta for Exercise RUGGED BEAR. They are at the Canadian Manoeuvre Training Centre in Wainwright, Alberta. The Ottawa area is getting rain. In Alberta it is still snowing. The purpose of Exercise RUGGED BEAR is for the Canadian Army to...

    Exhibition Shows Children Of Ukraine Conflict
    Apr25

    Exhibition Shows Children Of Ukraine Conflict

    A powerful new exhibition of photographs of children who have suffered in the conflict with Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine has opened at NATO headquarters in Brussels. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Report: Flynn Lobbied For Turkish Businessman With Business Ties To Russia
    Apr25

    Report: Flynn Lobbied For Turkish Businessman With Business Ties To Russia

    The Turkish businessman who paid Michael Flynn’s consulting firm almost $600,000 while he was serving as a top adviser to Donald Trump’s campaign has extensive business ties to Russia, Politico reported Tuesday. Ekim Alptekin, who runs Dutch firm Inovo BV, has since 2015 worked closely with Ukraine-born businessman Dmitri “David”...

    Russia to Supply Power to Rebel-Controlled Eastern Ukraine
    Apr25

    Russia to Supply Power to Rebel-Controlled Eastern Ukraine

    The Kremlin says Russia will supply electricity to separatist-controlled areas in eastern Ukraine after the Ukrainian government cut off the power because of unpaid bills. …read more Source: U.S....

    OSCE Starts Probe Into Deadly Car Explosion In Donbas
    Apr25

    OSCE Starts Probe Into Deadly Car Explosion In Donbas

    The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) has launched an internal investigation into a car explosion that killed an OSCE observer in separatist-controlled eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Americans Are Not Ready to Go to War for Ukraine
    Apr25

    Americans Are Not Ready to Go to War for Ukraine

    Christopher A. Preble Security, Europe What should Americans be willing to risk, and to spend, to affirm Ukraine’s territorial integrity? Secretary of State Rex Tillerson committed what amounts to an unconscionable sin in the eyes of many foreign policy watchers when he wondered aloud two weeks ago during a meeting in Lucca, Italy,...