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    This chart shows all of the versions of Russia’s fifth-generation fighter jet
    Jan30

    This chart shows all of the versions of Russia’s fifth-generation fighter jet

    The US and Russia have been competing arms exporters since the dawn of the Cold War. Although the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, the deep-seated rivalry between the US and Russia never fully died out and is now stronger than it’s been in decades thanks the Russian annexation of Crimea and the war in Ukraine. The same goes for the...

    Artillery fire kills at least 12 civilians in Donetsk
    Jan30

    Artillery fire kills at least 12 civilians in Donetsk

    12 civilians, 5 troops killed in eastern Ukraine in the past 24 hours …read more Source:...

    Mortar Attacks Kill 7 in Donetsk as Ukrainian Fighting Rages On
    Jan30

    Mortar Attacks Kill 7 in Donetsk as Ukrainian Fighting Rages On

    Some of the victims were killed as they waited in line for humanitarian aid intended for children and the elderly. …read more Source: The New York...

    Bosnian arms exporter makes criminal complaint against ministers for blocking Ukraine deal
    Jan30

    Bosnian arms exporter makes criminal complaint against ministers for blocking Ukraine deal

    A Bosnian arms exporter has made a criminal complaint against the country’s current and former ministers of trade for blocking a 5 million-euro deal with Ukraine because of objections from Russia. …read more Source: FOX...

    “New victims are inevitable, I’m afraid.”
    Jan30

    “New victims are inevitable, I’m afraid.”

    As fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russia rebels intensifies, people waiting for humanitarian aid among new victims of crossfire …read more...

    Bosnian arms exporter accuses ministers over Ukraine deal
    Jan30

    Bosnian arms exporter accuses ministers over Ukraine deal

    SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — A Bosnian arms exporter has made a criminal complaint against the country’s current and former ministers of trade for blocking a 5 million-euro deal with Ukraine because of objections from Russia. The manager of UNIS-Group, Suvad Osmanagic, said Friday that politicians have harmed the entire industry,...

    Shelling Kills At Least Six At Donetsk Cultural Center
    Jan30

    Shelling Kills At Least Six At Donetsk Cultural Center

    At least six people were killed in shelling which hit a cultural center and a bus in the separatist-held city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine on January 30. Separately, the Ukrainian government said five of its troops were killed in the previous 24 hours. The casualties came at the end of one of the bloodiest weeks in Ukraine for several months....

    Russian bank boss: sanctions are economic war against Russia
    Jan30

    Russian bank boss: sanctions are economic war against Russia

    The head of one of Russia’s largest banks likened the EU’s decision to extend the sanctions imposed on Russia to an act of economic war. “We have quite a strong opinion on sanctions. Sanctions, in other words, are economic war against Russia,” Andrey Kostin, the CEO of VTB bank, told CNBC in Moscow on Thursday....

    NATO to deploy small units in 6 Eastern European nations
    Jan30

    NATO to deploy small units in 6 Eastern European nations

    BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO will deploy small units in six Eastern European nations to help coordinate a spearhead force set up in response to Russia’s actions in Ukraine, the alliance’s secretary-general said Friday. Jens Stoltenberg said the units in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Bulgaria and Romania will be the first of their kind...

    Time to Put Up or Shut Up?
    Jan30

    Time to Put Up or Shut Up?

    Talk is not cheap for the new Greek government. But it’s unclear when new Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will dispense with market-rattling rhetoric and get down to negotiating the promises he made during his campaign. While Tsipras has been shaking his fist at the painful austerity measures imposed by the European Union, depositors have...