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    Putin Admits Russian Troop Role in Crimea Annexation
    Nov17

    Putin Admits Russian Troop Role in Crimea Annexation

    Contradicting previous denials, President Vladimir Putin has admitted that Russia’s armed forces played a role in events leading up to Moscow’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula, but denied direct involvement of his country’s military in a referendum that was used to justify the move, according to an interview...

    Kiev Authorities Recieve More Than 230 Bomb Threats in Eight Months
    Nov17

    Kiev Authorities Recieve More Than 230 Bomb Threats in Eight Months

    One of Kiev’s most central metro stations was closed around noon on Monday after authorities received a bomb threat and were forced to investigate, according to local transport officials. Kiev’s Teatralnaya station was closed at around 11:50am and reopened an hour later in what is becoming a regular occurrence for the Ukrainian...

    Putin: Moscow won't let Ukraine rebels fail
    Nov17

    Putin: Moscow won't let Ukraine rebels fail

    MOSCOW — Moscow will not allow the defeat of pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine, Russian President Vladimir Putin warned, arguing that both sides need to make concessions for a floundering peace deal to succeed.Putin’s statement in an interview with German ARD television came as European Union foreign ministers met in Brussels to discuss...

    Putin Vow to Support Ukraine Rebels
    Nov17

    Putin Vow to Support Ukraine Rebels

    MOSCOW—Moscow will not allow the defeat of pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine, Russian President Vladimir Putin warned, arguing that both sides need to make concessions for a floundering peace deal to succeed. Putin’s statement in an interview with German ARD television came as European Union foreign ministers met in Brussels to discuss...

    Video emerges of MH17 aftermath
    Nov17

    Video emerges of MH17 aftermath

    The video is believed to show the immediate aftermath of the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine four months ago. …read more Source:...

    Putin: Moscow won’t let Ukraine rebels fail
    Nov17

    Putin: Moscow won’t let Ukraine rebels fail

    Moscow will not allow the defeat of pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine, Russian President Vladimir Putin warned, arguing that both sides need to make concessions for a floundering peace deal to succeed. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Putin says sides not abiding peace deal in Ukraine
    Nov17

    Putin says sides not abiding peace deal in Ukraine

    Putin says peace in east Ukraine is possible, but both sides not fully upholding a peace deal …read more Source:...

    Putin says he’s afraid Ukraine will drift ‘toward neo-Nazism’ and ethnic cleansing
    Nov17

    Putin says he’s afraid Ukraine will drift ‘toward neo-Nazism’ and ethnic cleansing

    Though Putin told German TV he believed peace was possible, he also lashed out against what Moscow perceives as the repression of Russian-speakers in the region …read more Source: Calgary...

    Russia Plays Big Role in Cyber Spying, Hacking
    Nov17

    Russia Plays Big Role in Cyber Spying, Hacking

    Even in these times of incessant cyber-attacks and Internet hacks, the news took many security analysts by surprise – and led to the doors of the Kremlin. Late in October, computer networks at the White House were breached by an outside group, causing disruptions throughout the entire system. White House officials were quick to point out that the...

    Putin Says Sides Not Abiding Peace Deal In Ukraine
    Nov17

    Putin Says Sides Not Abiding Peace Deal In Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s president said he believes peace in Ukraine is possible but that neither side is fully holding up a truce struck in September. In an interview with German television broadcast late Sunday, Putin said he was convinced that it was possible to end the deadlock in east Ukraine, where pro-Russian rebels have been battling...