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    Satellite, Drone Images Show Obliteration of Donetsk Airport
    Jan23

    Satellite, Drone Images Show Obliteration of Donetsk Airport

    Satellite and drone images in a new video show the complete destruction of the Donetsk International Airport in Ukraine, a scene of intense clashes between government forces and pro-Russian separatists. Matthew Schroyer, founder of the Professional Society of Drone Journalists, posted the video, which provides visual evidence of the demolition of...

    Ukraine rebels announce new offensive, rule out cease-fire
    Jan23

    Ukraine rebels announce new offensive, rule out cease-fire

    Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine have rejected a previously signed peace deal and announced a new multi-pronged offensive against Ukrainian troops. …read more Source: CTV...

    Poisoned KGB Agent Said Putin Has A ‘Good Relationship’ With One Of The World’s Top Mobsters
    Jan23

    Poisoned KGB Agent Said Putin Has A ‘Good Relationship’ With One Of The World’s Top Mobsters

    Before his death by poisoning, ex-KGB spy Alexander Litvinenko, recorded a tape. In it, he claims that Russian President Vladimir Putin had a “good relationship” with one of the most notorious mobsters in the world, a Ukrainian man named Semion Mogilevich. The Federal Bureau of Investigation believes that Mogilevich, one of the top 10...

    Footage Shows Damage at Donetsk Airport
    Jan23

    Footage Shows Damage at Donetsk Airport

    Footage produced by “Army.SOS”, a group linked to the Ukrainian army, apparently shot on Jan.15, shows aerial views of the damage to Donetsk airport after recent fighting. …read more Source: The New York...

    Auschwitz Ceremony Lays Bare Russian Tension With Europe
    Jan23

    Auschwitz Ceremony Lays Bare Russian Tension With Europe

    A claim by the Ukrainian president’s administration that it was mostly Ukrainians who liberated Auschwitz and Europe threatens to deepen a rift that reflects current animosity and deep historic tension between Moscow and its Soviet-era subjects. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Rebecca’s War Dog of the Week: Postcard: Ukraine’s Special Forces Dogs
    Jan23

    Rebecca’s War Dog of the Week: Postcard: Ukraine’s Special Forces Dogs

    By Rebecca FrankelBest Defense Chief Canine Correspondent Our eyes may be directed to other parts of the world this week, but fighting in east Ukraine has worsened. In fact, according to the U.N. Human Rights office reportedly said that the fighting had entered “its most deadly period.” In these photos taken in August, armed soldiers of the...

    How much should Russia’s neighbors fear Moscow?
    Jan23

    How much should Russia’s neighbors fear Moscow?

    Russia’s involvement in the crisis in Ukraine have given some of its neighbors cause for concern and was a topic of discussion at the WEF in Davos. …read more Source:...

    Photos of the Week: 1/17-1/23
    Jan23

    Photos of the Week: 1/17-1/23

    This week we have scenes of India’s preparation for Republic Day, a new image of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko from ESA’s Rosetta spacecraft, continued unrest in eastern Ukraine, a Chinese home-made mechanical horse, a yarmulke made of hair samples (to disguise it), K-Pop hopefuls in Seoul, a volcano that has been creating a new...

    Rebels in Eastern Ukraine Vow to Drive Army From Donetsk
    Jan23

    Rebels in Eastern Ukraine Vow to Drive Army From Donetsk

    “We will attack,” said Aleksandr Zakharchenko, the leader of a Donetsk rebel group, seeking to build on the success of capturing a long-contested airport. …read more Source: The New York...

    Podcast: The Second Front
    Jan23

    Podcast: The Second Front

    The conflict between Russia and Ukraine isn’t just a military struggle for territory. It’s also a war of governance. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...