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    Mikhail Gorbachev Warns Ukraine Conflict Could Lead to a New Cold War
    Nov08

    Mikhail Gorbachev Warns Ukraine Conflict Could Lead to a New Cold War

    Former Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev pleaded with leaders to exert better control over rising tensions between Russia and the United States over eastern Ukraine, as it may spur another Cold War, reports Reuters. “The world is on the brink of a new Cold War,” he said in a speech on Saturday. “Some say that it has already...

    Diplomatic Memo: As Russia Draws Closer to China, U.S. Faces a New Challenge
    Nov08

    Diplomatic Memo: As Russia Draws Closer to China, U.S. Faces a New Challenge

    President Vladimir V. Putin, faced with a West angry over his country’s actions in Ukraine, has been strengthening Russia’s ties to the East. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine rebels seen moving large military convoys
    Nov08

    Ukraine rebels seen moving large military convoys

    Ukraine rebels seen moving large military convoys in hint of possible renewed hostilities …read more Source:...

    World on the Brink of a New Cold War, Says Gorbachev
    Nov08

    World on the Brink of a New Cold War, Says Gorbachev

    As Germany prepares to commemorate 25 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, the man who was in the middle of it all—former Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev warns of a new Cold War as Russia and the West go toe to toe over Ukraine. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Gorbachev Warns Against ‘New Cold War’
    Nov08

    Gorbachev Warns Against ‘New Cold War’

    Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev says tensions between Russia and the West over the Ukraine crisis have put the world “on the brink of a new Cold War.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    US, Russia Discuss Ukraine Tensions
    Nov08

    US, Russia Discuss Ukraine Tensions

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian counterpart, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, have been meeting about Russia’s military buildup along the Ukrainian border. The two discussed Ukraine’s unrest and other issues Saturday on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting in Beijing. VOA State Department...

    Gorbachev Warns World ‘On Brink Of New Cold War’
    Nov08

    Gorbachev Warns World ‘On Brink Of New Cold War’

    BERLIN (AP) — Tensions between the major powers have pushed the world closer to a new Cold War, former Soviet leader Mikhail S. Gorbachev said Saturday. The 83-year-old accused the West, particularly the United States, of giving in to “triumphalism” after the collapse of the Soviet Union and the dissolution of the communist bloc a...

    MH17 victims’ remains flown to Netherlands
    Nov08

    MH17 victims’ remains flown to Netherlands

    Nearly four months after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 plunged out of the sky over eastern Ukraine, recently discovered remains of some of those on board have been flown back to…Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Gorbachev Warns World ‘On Brink of a New Cold War’
    Nov08

    Gorbachev Warns World ‘On Brink of a New Cold War’

    Tensions between the major powers have pushed the world closer to a new Cold War, former Soviet leader Mikhail S. Gorbachev said Saturday. The 83-year-old accused the West, particularly the United States, of giving in to “triumphalism” after the collapse of the Soviet Union and the dissolution of the communist bloc a quarter century ago. The...

    Coffins carrying remains of Malaysia Flight 17 victims arrive in the Netherlands
    Nov08

    Coffins carrying remains of Malaysia Flight 17 victims arrive in the Netherlands

    EINDHOVEN, Netherlands – Recently discovered remains of some of those on board Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 were flown back to the Netherlands on Saturday, nearly four months after the passenger jet plunged out of the sky over eastern Ukraine. The remains, in five coffins, arrived on board a military transport plane and were carried to waiting...