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    Russians Invade Afghanistan (Again!), Chinese Fight Iraq War (Again!)
    Nov25

    Russians Invade Afghanistan (Again!), Chinese Fight Iraq War (Again!)

    What If It Weren’t Us?Cross-posted with TomDispatch.comLet’s play a game, the kind that makes no sense on this single-superpower planet of ours. For a moment, do your best to suspend disbelief and imagine that there’s another superpower, great power, or even regional power somewhere that, between 2001 and 2003, launched two...

    Serbia’s Future- EU Accession or A Closer Alliance with Russia
    Nov25

    Serbia’s Future- EU Accession or A Closer Alliance with Russia

    On November 6, 2014, the International Criminal Tribunal for Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) provisionally released Serbian ultranationalist and alleged war criminal Vojislav Seselj from prison. Despite suffering from metastasized colon cancer and the pressures of an inconclusive eleven-year long trial, Seselj’s return to Serbia has been dramatic...

    Ukraine tries risky new tactic against rebels
    Nov25

    Ukraine tries risky new tactic against rebels

    With military offensive proving ineffective Kiev turns off the cash flow, but the financial assault could backfire …read more Source:...

    Say Hello To An Astronaut In Space With This Amazing App
    Nov25

    Say Hello To An Astronaut In Space With This Amazing App

    Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoferetti is currently aboard the International Space Station, orbiting Earth at more than 16,000 miles per hour. Ten years ago, it would have been impossible for Cristoferetti to regularly communicate with her friends, family, and fans, but thanks to a new web app, you’re now able to send Cristoferetti a tiny...

    Cash cut to Ukraine rebel areas in risky strategy
    Nov25

    Cash cut to Ukraine rebel areas in risky strategy

    Money is running short in the rebel heartland since the government announced this month that it will suspend banking services as it piles on the pressure. Authorities say they are also withdrawing all state services from rebel areas, although hospital and school workers in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk say it has been a while since they last...

    Ukraine government cuts cash off to rebel territories in risky bid to defeat separatists
    Nov25

    Ukraine government cuts cash off to rebel territories in risky bid to defeat separatists

    For hours, small crowds in Donetsk huddle hopefully in the cold around cash machines that never get filled, as artillery rumbles in the distance. …read more Source: FOX...

    Cash cut to Ukraine rebel areas in risky strategy
    Nov25

    Cash cut to Ukraine rebel areas in risky strategy

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — For hours, small crowds in Donetsk huddle hopefully in the cold around cash machines that never get filled, as artillery rumbles in the distance…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Cash cut to Ukraine rebel areas in risky strategy
    Nov25

    Cash cut to Ukraine rebel areas in risky strategy

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — For hours, small crowds in Donetsk huddle hopefully in the cold around cash machines that never get filled, as artillery rumbles in the distance. …read more Source: U.S....

    The Mistral Warship Fiasco Reflects France’s Long History Of Terrible Arms Sales
    Nov25

    The Mistral Warship Fiasco Reflects France’s Long History Of Terrible Arms Sales

    The current difficulties surrounding France’s sale of two Mistral-class helicopter carriers to Russia mark another awkward chapter in the country’s history of arms sales. France currently ranks fifth in the largest arms exporter nations, according to the independent Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). The country...

    Ukrainian City Strips Russian Singer Of Honorary Citizenship
    Nov25

    Ukrainian City Strips Russian Singer Of Honorary Citizenship

    Ukraine’s eastern city of Poltava has stripped Russian singer and lawmaker Yosif Kobzon of honorary citizenship. The Poltava City Council decided on November 25 that the title given to Kobzon in 2002 must be withdrawn because his anti-Ukrainian stance. Kobzon, who was born in Ukraine’s eastern region of Donetsk in 1937, was extremely...