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    Trump Isn’t Sounding Like a Russian Mole
    Feb24

    Trump Isn’t Sounding Like a Russian Mole

    With his latest effusive remarks to Reuters on the importance of expanding the U.S. nuclear arsenal, President Donald Trump has sent the press into a panic once again.What the press has largely ignored about Trump’s latest pronouncement is an obvious truth that undermines its own narrative: someone who was safely in Vladimir Putin’s...

    Ukrainian Lawmaker Visits Rebel East, Urges Prisoner Release
    Feb24

    Ukrainian Lawmaker Visits Rebel East, Urges Prisoner Release

    A Ukrainian lawmaker visited the rebel-held east on Friday to meet with Ukrainian prisoners there, a trip that irked many in Ukraine.Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years in a Russian prison before her release last year, visited a prison in the rebel-held city of… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb24

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    Savchenko, who has a hero’s status, has stirred controversy with criticism of the Ukrainian government and calls for a dialogue with the Russia-backed rebels to end the fighting in eastern Ukraine that has killed more than 9,800 people since April 2014. Agency spokesman Oleksandr Tkachuk says Savchenko’s trip is causing...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb24

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    A Ukrainian lawmaker has visited the rebel east to meet with Ukrainian prisoners held by the rebels. Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years in a Russian prison before … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    The Road to Power in Ukraine Runs Through Donald Trump
    Feb24

    The Road to Power in Ukraine Runs Through Donald Trump

    When Kiev can’t reliably get hold of the White House, even a Miss Universe contestant will start conducting diplomacy. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb24

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    A Ukrainian lawmaker has visited the rebel east to meet with Ukrainian prisoners held by the rebels. Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years in a Russian prison before … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb24

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    A Ukrainian lawmaker has visited the rebel east to meet with Ukrainian war prisoners …read more Source: ABC...

    Someone at CPAC handed out Russian flags with “Trump” written in bold
    Feb24

    Someone at CPAC handed out Russian flags with “Trump” written in bold

    President Donald Trump’s extensive connections to Russian political and business interests became noticable Friday at CPAC, right as the president was speaking to the crowd. During his speech in front of the Conservative Political Conference on Friday, members of the crowd could be seen waiving Russian flags with Trump’s name on them....

    How A Grey Blob Meme Ended Up Addressing Ukraine’s Parliament
    Feb24

    How A Grey Blob Meme Ended Up Addressing Ukraine’s Parliament

    Seal of disapproval? …read more Source:...

    Playtime at the Reichstag and Pick-up Football in Ukraine: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing
    Feb24

    Playtime at the Reichstag and Pick-up Football in Ukraine: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing

    My Trip to the DMZ Christoph Niemann | The New York Times Magazine “The 60-minute bus ride felt a bit like a school trip. A stern guide lectured us about the Korean War: How the conflict came to an end in 1953 with an armistice establishing a permanent border called the Military Demarcation Line (M.D.L.), from which both armies retreated two...