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    Russian mother of 7 suspected of treason released
    Feb03

    Russian mother of 7 suspected of treason released

    MOSCOW (AP) — A mother of seven accused of spying for Ukraine was released from custody in Russia on Tuesday following public outrage…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Russian mother of 7 suspected of treason released
    Feb03

    Russian mother of 7 suspected of treason released

    MOSCOW (AP) — A mother of seven accused of spying for Ukraine was released from custody in Russia on Tuesday following public outrage. …read more Source: U.S....

    Russian Parliament Set to Request €4 Trillion in WWII Reparations From Germany
    Feb03

    Russian Parliament Set to Request €4 Trillion in WWII Reparations From Germany

    Members of the Russian parliament are creating a task force to estimate the damages inflicted on Russia by Germany during WWII, in a bid to demand financial compensation from the German state almost 70 years after the end of the conflict, Russian daily newspaper Izvestia reported on Tuesday. The initiative is a direct response to trade sanctions...

    How the West Is Losing Ukraine
    Feb03

    How the West Is Losing Ukraine

    Barack Obama and Angela Merkel are leaving Ukraine exposed to Vladimir Putin’s depredations. …read more Source:...

    Civilians ‘increasingly under fire in Ukraine’
    Feb03

    Civilians ‘increasingly under fire in Ukraine’

    At least 224 civilians were killed and more than 540 hurt in the last three weeks of January, the U.N. says …read more Source:...

    Russia has announced plans for joint military drills with North Korea
    Feb03

    Russia has announced plans for joint military drills with North Korea

    A top Russian military official has stated that Moscow plans on conducting joint military exercises with North Korea, a number of media outlets have reported. “We are planning an expansion of the communication lines of our military central command,” Valery Gerasimov, the chief of staff of the Russian armed forces, said at a meeting attended...

    The Long, Strange Trip of China’s First Aircraft Carrier
    Feb03

    The Long, Strange Trip of China’s First Aircraft Carrier

    It’s an epic saga made for Hollywood: the long, strange odyssey of China’s highest-profile weapons acquisition in decades — the aircraft carrier Liaoning, née Varyag — from unfinished Soviet navy hulk purchased in 1998 to operational warship plying the Asian seas. Named after a Chinese province, China’s only aircraft carrier...

    UN criticizes Ukraine fighting tactics; raises toll to 5,358
    Feb03

    UN criticizes Ukraine fighting tactics; raises toll to 5,358

    UN: Escalation in Ukraine fighting kills 224 civilians in a few weeks; death toll hits 5,358 …read more Source:...

    Photos Feb 3: Top images from around the world
    Feb03

    Photos Feb 3: Top images from around the world

    The day’s best photos, as selected by editors at Postmedia News, are a stunning collection of the greatest images from around the world. The Italian Air Force aerobatic unit Frecce Tricolori (Tricolor Arrows) spreads smoke with the colors of the Italian flag over the Piazza Venezia as newly elected President, Sergio Mattarella lays a wreath...

    In Crimea, a Park in Search of a Theme
    Feb03

    In Crimea, a Park in Search of a Theme

    As the French operators of a popular historical theme park look to expand into Crimea, one question is, whose version of history will the park depict? …read more Source: The New York...