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    NATO Warns Of Russian Movements In Eastern Ukraine
    Nov13

    NATO Warns Of Russian Movements In Eastern Ukraine

    NATO’s commander says Russian troops, tanks and artillery have been spotted in Ukraine. This could mark an escalation in the conflict between Ukraine’s government and pro-Russian separatists there.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Vladimir Putin Gets Cool Reception At APEC By Western Leaders
    Nov12

    Vladimir Putin Gets Cool Reception At APEC By Western Leaders

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has had a long week and it’s not over. He just finished the Asia Pacific Economic Conference (APEC) in Beijing and is heading to the G20 summit in Brisbane, Australia, amid fresh NATO allegations that Russia is again moving troops and equipment into eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: International...

    Now That Russia Has Invaded Ukraine Again, Let’s Stop Pretending a Ceasefire Ever Existed
    Nov12

    Now That Russia Has Invaded Ukraine Again, Let’s Stop Pretending a Ceasefire Ever Existed

    Stop us if you’ve heard this one: Russian tanks, armored personnel carriers, and heavy artillery cross the border into Ukraine, accompanied by Russian soldiers in uniforms without insignia. Th …read more Source: The New...

    Winter Is Coming to Ukraine’s Energy Supply
    Nov12

    Winter Is Coming to Ukraine’s Energy Supply

    A scandal involving Ukraine’s South African coal imports shows up the incompetence, corruption and cronyism of the country’s government. …read more Source:...

    How The ‘Rosetta’ Comet Discovery Narrowly Avoided The Soviet Dustbin
    Nov12

    How The ‘Rosetta’ Comet Discovery Narrowly Avoided The Soviet Dustbin

    The speeding comet that a European spacecraft has landed on was discovered by a Soviet astronomer who nearly tossed a key photograph of the celestial body in the waste basket. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A Withering Critique of Obama’s National Security Council
    Nov12

    A Withering Critique of Obama’s National Security Council

    If George W. Bush’s foreign policy was a testament to the perils of overreaction, Barack Obama’s foreign policy is becoming, to many experts, a testament to the dangers of underreaction. On the matter of Syria, in particular, fear of renewed U.S. involvement in the problems of dysfunctional Arab countries (a legitimate fear, of...

    UN warns of possible return to full-scale fighting in east Ukraine
    Nov12

    UN warns of possible return to full-scale fighting in east Ukraine

    United Nations (United States) (AFP) – A senior UN official warned Wednesday of a return to full-scale fighting in east Ukraine following reports of Russian tanks and troops crossing the border.”We are deeply concerned by the possibility of a return to full-scale fighting,” UN Assistant Secretary-General Jens Anders...

    United Nations holds emergency meeting on Russian military presence in Ukraine
    Nov12

    United Nations holds emergency meeting on Russian military presence in Ukraine

    Matt BradwellUNITED NATIONS, Nov. 12 (UPI) — As the Russian military moves convoys across the border and into Ukraine, the U.N. has scheduled an emergency meeting address security concerns. …read more Source: United Press...

    NATO: Russian military definitely moving into Ukraine
    Nov12

    NATO: Russian military definitely moving into Ukraine

    NATO accused Russia of sending troops and weapons into eastern Ukraine Wednesday, as Ukrainian officials announced that they are bracing for a return to hostilities in the eastern part of…Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Russia to Sharply Extend Bomber Flights
    Nov12

    Russia to Sharply Extend Bomber Flights

    Russia says it is sharply extending the range of its bomber flights from the Arctic Ocean to the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico, a new show of military force even as Moscow continues to spar with the West over its intervention in Ukraine. Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu announced the new flights Wednesday, saying that “in the current...