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    Ukraine accuses Russia of sending dozens of tanks
    Nov07

    Ukraine accuses Russia of sending dozens of tanks

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) – Ukraine on Friday accused Russia of sending dozens of tanks and other heavy weapons into rebel-controlled eastern regions and said five servicemen were killed in clashes…Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Putin Is Reverting To The Cold War Era, And It’s Incredibly Troubling
    Nov07

    Putin Is Reverting To The Cold War Era, And It’s Incredibly Troubling

    When the Berlin Wall fell 25 years ago, it meant Russia wouldn’t be able to dominate eastern Europe as it had. The historic fall on Nov. 9, 1989 also meant European democracies would no longer have to worry about a hostile superpower looming over their neighborhood. That held until this year, when Russia reverted to many of its Cold War-era...

    Why Gorbachev Feels Betrayed By The Post-Cold War West
    Nov07

    Why Gorbachev Feels Betrayed By The Post-Cold War West

    On the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, Mikhail Gorbachev, the last Soviet leader, remains a hero in the West. But the West is no longer in favor with Gorbachev. Already in 2005 when I sat down with him in Moscow to discuss the 20th anniversary of his reforms that ultimately led to the dissolution of the USSR, Gorbachev expressed...

    Toll soars as Ukraine-Russia fight resumes; more MH-17 remains found
    Nov07

    Toll soars as Ukraine-Russia fight resumes; more MH-17 remains found

    Ukrainian authorities claimed Friday that government forces killed as many as 200 pro-Russia gunmen in the previous 24 hours and that Moscow had sent in an armored column including 32 tanks and 30 truckloads of fighters. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Kyiv: Russian Weapons, Troops Are in East Ukraine
    Nov07

    Kyiv: Russian Weapons, Troops Are in East Ukraine

    Ukraine says Russia has sent dozens of tanks, heavy weapons, ammunitions and soldiers into Kremlin-backed eastern Ukraine. Ukraine’s National Security and Defense Council spokesman, Andriy Lysenko, said in a televised briefing Friday that at least 32 tanks, 16 howitzer artillery systems and 30 trucks loaded with ammunition and fighters from...

    This Funny World Map Shows What Every Country Leads The World In
    Nov07

    This Funny World Map Shows What Every Country Leads The World In

    A wonderful map created by William Samari, Ray Yamartino, and Rafaan Anvari of DogHouseDiares illustrates what every country does better than every other country. They collected the information from various sources and sprinkled in some quirkier rankings since many countries led the world in multiple things. “Myanmar leads the world in...

    World War 3: Russia Deployed Dozens of Tanks in Rebel Areas, Ukraine says
    Nov07

    World War 3: Russia Deployed Dozens of Tanks in Rebel Areas, Ukraine says

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine on Friday accused Russia of sending dozens of tanks and other heavy weapons into its rebel-controlled eastern regions and said five servicemen were killed in clashes with the rebels. Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council spokesman Andriy Lysenko said at least 32 tanks, 16 artillery systems and 30 trucks...

    Ukraine accuses Russia of sending dozens of tanks
    Nov07

    Ukraine accuses Russia of sending dozens of tanks

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) – Ukraine on Friday accused Russia of sending dozens of tanks and other heavy weapons into its rebel-controlled eastern regions and said five servicemen were killed in clashes with the rebels. Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council spokesman Andriy Lysenko said at least 32 tanks, … …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Holds Politically Charged ‘Dictation’ Contest
    Nov07

    Ukraine Holds Politically Charged ‘Dictation’ Contest

    Ukraine has held its national dictation contest, with millions of people across the country testing their knowledge of the Ukrainian language. This year, the event turned into a show of support for Ukrainian unity. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Lviv mayor: France’s anti-Semitism problem bigger than Ukraine’s
    Nov07

    Lviv mayor: France’s anti-Semitism problem bigger than Ukraine’s

    Andriy Sadovyi (Wikimedia Commons) (JTA) — The mayor of the Ukrainian city of Lviv told participants at a Jewish learning conference that France has a bigger anti-Semitism problem than his country. Mayor Andriy Sadovyi, who recently emerged as one of Ukraine’s most popular politicians, made the assertion Thursday in Lviv, at the opening of...