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    Putin Says He Weighed Nuclear Alert Over Crimea
    Mar16

    Putin Says He Weighed Nuclear Alert Over Crimea

    President Vladimir V. Putin sent military forces to secure Crimea and even weighed putting Russia’s nuclear arsenal on alert because of his concerns about both anarchy and Western intervention, the Russian leader said in a documentary broadcast Sunday. …read more Source: The New York...

    Putin Says Russia Was Ready For Nuclear Confrontation Over Crimea
    Mar16

    Putin Says Russia Was Ready For Nuclear Confrontation Over Crimea

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Moscow was ready to put its nuclear forces on alert to ensure Russia’s annexation of Crimea from Ukraine last year, President Vladimir Putin said in a pre-recorded documentary aired on Sunday. Putin also said that Russia had saved the life of Ukraine’s former pro-Moscow president, Viktor Yanukovich, who he...

    Is It Time for the Jews to Leave Europe?
    Mar16

    Is It Time for the Jews to Leave Europe?

    Davide Monteleone “All comes from the Jew; all returns to the Jew.” — Édouard Drumont (1844–1917), founder of the Anti-Semitic League of France I. The Scourge of Our Time The French philosopher Alain Finkielkraut, the son of Holocaust survivors, is an accomplished, even gifted, pessimist. To his disciples, he is a Jewish Zola, accusing...

    Obama’s War in our Hemisphere
    Mar16

    Obama’s War in our Hemisphere

    Photo by María Alejandra Mora Introduction Why did Obama declare a ‘national emergency’, claim that Venezuela represents a threat to US national security and foreign policy, assume executive prerogatives and decree sanctions against top Venezuelan officials in charge of national security, at this time? Venezuela’s Support of Latin...

    Putin: Russia was ready to go nuclear over Crimea
    Mar16

    Putin: Russia was ready to go nuclear over Crimea

    Moscow was ready to put its nuclear forces on alert to ensure Russia’s annexation of Crimea from Ukraine last year, President Vladimir Putin said. …read more Source:...

    Putin Details Crimea Takeover Ahead of One-Year Anniversary
    Mar16

    Putin Details Crimea Takeover Ahead of One-Year Anniversary

    Vladimir Putin said he prepared to put Russia’s nuclear forces on alert ahead of Crimea’s annexation from neighboring Ukraine last year and ordered his inner circle to retake the peninsula days before any proclamation of a local referendum. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Putin was surprised at how easily Russia took control of Crimea
    Mar16

    Putin was surprised at how easily Russia took control of Crimea

    MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin personally directed his nation’s capture of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula, he said in a documentary aired Sunday, in which he offered details of his deep involvement in last year’s quick and effective takeover.Read full article >> …read more Source: The Washington...

    Putin says Russia was ready for nuclear confrontation over Crimea
    Mar16

    Putin says Russia was ready for nuclear confrontation over Crimea

    Moscow was ready to put its nuclear forces on alert to ensure Russia’s annexation of Crimea from Ukraine last year, President Vladimir Putin said in a pre-recorded documentary aired on Sunday. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Ottawa neurosurgeon leads “revolution” in brain surgery
    Mar16

    Ottawa neurosurgeon leads “revolution” in brain surgery

    Growing up in Winnipeg’s gritty North End, Howard Lesiuk liked to fix things: shortwave radios, old cars. His Uncle Phil taught him to make and repair cabinets. “I’ve always been a hands-on sort of guy,” says Dr. Lesiuk, who, as one of Ottawa’s top neurosurgeons, now repairs brains. Lesiuk is the director of cerebrovascular...

    Ukraine creditors form bloc to negotiate
    Mar16

    Ukraine creditors form bloc to negotiate

    Ukraine’s biggest creditor has formed a bloc and hired advisers to prepare for tough negotiations with Kiev. The FT report. …read more Source:...