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    Voting For A Frozen Conflict In The Donbas
    Nov01

    Voting For A Frozen Conflict In The Donbas

    The separatist regions of eastern Ukraine will hold widely unrecognized elections on November 2 in a move analysts says threatens to undermine the September Minsk agreement on regulating the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Rebels to Hold Election, Despite Criticism
    Nov01

    Ukraine Rebels to Hold Election, Despite Criticism

    DONETSK, Ukraine— Rebel-held territories in eastern Ukraine are preparing to elect a parliament and leader in a vote that has been roundly condemned by the international community but backed by Russia. Work at some polling stations in the largest separatist-controlled city of Donetsk was disrupted Saturday, however, by a sudden intensification of...

    Russia’s top radio station slapped by government
    Nov01

    Russia’s top radio station slapped by government

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian government’s communications watchdog has issued a warning to a top independent radio station over a program about Ukraine. …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Spanish police arrest 19 suspected of trafficking Russian, Ukrainian women for prostitution
    Nov01

    Spanish police arrest 19 suspected of trafficking Russian, Ukrainian women for prostitution

    Spanish police say they have arrested 19 people suspected of smuggling Russian, Ukrainian and Belarusian women into the country for the purpose of prostitution. …read more Source: FOX...

    Today’s Empire Builders
    Nov01

    Today’s Empire Builders

    Empire builders appear to be back in style. They are with us today both in reality and in fantasy. They present the world with the same dilemma that has troubled victims in the past – how does the rest of the planet deal with them. One of the recurring themes in human history has been the rise of the empire builder – leaders who seek...

    Russia’s top independent radio station receives government warning over program about Ukraine
    Nov01

    Russia’s top independent radio station receives government warning over program about Ukraine

    The Russian government’s communications watchdog has issued a warning to a top independent radio station over a program about Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s separatist rebels to hold election in face of broad criticism
    Nov01

    Ukraine’s separatist rebels to hold election in face of broad criticism

    Rebel-held territories in eastern Ukraine prepared Saturday to elect legislators and executives in a vote that has been roundly condemned by the international community but backed by Russia. …read more Source: CTV...

    Toxic Stock Syndrome: Why Iran Ties, Hypocrisy And Conflicts of Interest Are OK In Congress
    Nov01

    Toxic Stock Syndrome: Why Iran Ties, Hypocrisy And Conflicts of Interest Are OK In Congress

    WASHINGTON — Most Americans probably wouldn’t guess members of Congress would invest in a company that has any link to Iran. Nor would they likely imagine lawmakers would vote on legislation that could yield personal benefits while assisting that company. They would be wrong on both counts in the case of the massive mining...

    Ukraine rebels to hold election, despite criticism
    Nov01

    Ukraine rebels to hold election, despite criticism

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Rebel-held territories in eastern Ukraine are preparing to elect a parliament and leader in a vote that has been roundly condemned by the international community but ba… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Juncker’s new EU Commission takes office
    Nov01

    Juncker’s new EU Commission takes office

    Brussels (AFP) – The new European Commission led by EU veteran Jean-Claude Juncker formally took office Saturday, promising to “get down to work” as Europe faces a host of political and economic challenges.The agenda is heavy, with Juncker making it his first task to launch a 300 billion euro ($380 billion) investment plan by...