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    Russia unveils absurd clothing line inspired by the annexation of Crimea
    Apr10

    Russia unveils absurd clothing line inspired by the annexation of Crimea

    When Russian soldiers annexed Crimea last year, they first showed up in unmarked uniforms. But lately, the Russian government has become more forthright, with President Putin saying that he was surprised by the ease with which his army took control of the peninsula. Now, the Russian defense ministry, teaming up with designer Leonid Alexeev, has...

    Germany to bring back 100 mothballed tanks, dealing with new needs following Ukraine crisis
    Apr10

    Germany to bring back 100 mothballed tanks, dealing with new needs following Ukraine crisis

    The German military plans to bring 100 mothballed tanks back into service as it deals with increased demands from the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: FOX...

    Pope Francis’ Latest Mission: Stopping Nuclear Weapons
    Apr10

    Pope Francis’ Latest Mission: Stopping Nuclear Weapons

    The Vatican has long opposed nuclear weapons, but Pope Francis is making the cause one of the top diplomatic priorities of his two-year-old papacy. In December, the Vatican submitted a paper calling for total nuclear disarmament to the Vienna Conference on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons. In January, Pope Francis touted nuclear...

    Germany to Bring Back 100 Mothballed Tanks
    Apr10

    Germany to Bring Back 100 Mothballed Tanks

    Germany to bring back 100 mothballed tanks, dealing with new needs following Ukraine crisis …read more Source: ABC...

    Meet the Pro-Russian ‘Partisans’ Waging a Bombing Campaign in Ukraine
    Apr10

    Meet the Pro-Russian ‘Partisans’ Waging a Bombing Campaign in Ukraine

    Soon after midnight on April 1, a separatist group calling itself the Kharkov Partisans issued another one of its video warnings to the Ukrainian government. It claimed that within the next 48 hours a bomb would explode far behind the front lines of the war in eastern Ukraine. “As of now, the earth will begin to burn beneath your feet,” said the...

    Germany to bring back 100 mothballed tanks
    Apr10

    Germany to bring back 100 mothballed tanks

    BERLIN (AP) — The German military plans to bring 100 mothballed tanks back into service as it deals with increased demands from the Ukraine… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine bans Soviet symbolism
    Apr10

    Ukraine bans Soviet symbolism

    Ed AdamczykKIEV, Ukraine, April 10 (UPI) — Ukraine’s Parliament banned all Soviet-era symbolism in the country, a show of defiance against Russia. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukrainian Pianist Dropped by Toronto Symphony Orchestra for ‘Offensive’ Tweets
    Apr10

    Ukrainian Pianist Dropped by Toronto Symphony Orchestra for ‘Offensive’ Tweets

    The Toronto Symphony Orchestra (TSO) has been plunged into controversy this week after it emerged on Monday that it had dropped one of its star performers because of her controversial tweets about the conflict in Ukraine. The orchestra cancelled three performances of Rachmaninoff’s Second Piano Concerto this week which were to feature the...

    Ukraine Reforms Gas Sector
    Apr10

    Ukraine Reforms Gas Sector

    Ukraine’s parliament passed a series of sweeping reforms of the country’s gas sector yesterday ahead of this weekend’s Orthodox Easter, raising hopes that the fight against entrenched corruption and the interests of powerful oligarchs is making sustained progress. The Financial Times: Approved by a majority of almost two-thirds,...

    More Than 40 Suspected ‘Saboteurs’ Detained In Odesa
    Apr10

    More Than 40 Suspected ‘Saboteurs’ Detained In Odesa

    Ukrainian authorities say they have detained more than 40 alleged members of a terror group in the Black Sea port city of Odesa. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...