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    ‘White Widow’ terrorist killed by Russian sniper, reports say
    Nov13

    ‘White Widow’ terrorist killed by Russian sniper, reports say

    A British woman who became one of the world’s most wanted terrorists, and was dubbed the “White Widow,” was killed by a Russian sniper in Ukraine, reports said Wednesday. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine economy in ‘free fall,’ banking group says
    Nov13

    Ukraine economy in ‘free fall,’ banking group says

    A leading banking organization said Wednesday that Ukraine’s financial situation is “really desperate.” …read more Source:...

    Russian troops enter Ukraine: NATO commander
    Nov13

    Russian troops enter Ukraine: NATO commander

    NATO’s top commander says new columns of Russian troops and tanks have rolled into eastern Ukraine, a claim promptly denied by Moscow. …read more Source:...

    Samantha Lewthwaite, ‘White Widow,’ killed by Russian sniper: report
    Nov13

    Samantha Lewthwaite, ‘White Widow,’ killed by Russian sniper: report

    A British terror suspect known as the “White Widow” was killed by a pro-Russian rebel in Ukraine, a Russian news service claimed Wednesday. Samantha Lewthwaite, 30, was gunned down two weeks ago by a volunteer Russian sniper, the Regnum news agency in Moscow said. The extraordinary claim comes one month … …read more...

    Ukraine redeploys troops to eastern border as Russians return
    Nov13

    Ukraine redeploys troops to eastern border as Russians return

    Ukrainian troops are headed back to the nation’s eastern border due to the redeployment of Russian military personnel to the region. U.S. General Philip Breedlove, NATO Supreme Allied Commander Europe, said Wednesday that there was “no question” that Russia was sending supplies to separatists. “We are repositioning our...

    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:...

    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:...

    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...

    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...