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    Bosnia Muslim Community Urges Safety and Release of Hostages
    Sep09

    Bosnia Muslim Community Urges Safety and Release of Hostages

    Journalists are needed to report the truth and humanitarian aid workers endeavour to save the lives of innocents — this was a lesson all learned during the aggression and particularly genocide attempted upon the Muslims, religious or not, over the last two decades in Bosnia & Herzegovina, (BiH). The truth seekers and those who put out...

    EU Adopts New Russia Sanctions but Delays Action
    Sep09

    EU Adopts New Russia Sanctions but Delays Action

    BRUSSELS— The European Union on Monday shied away from slapping new economic sanctions on Russia right away over its actions in eastern Ukraine. Instead, the 28-nation bloc said the punitive measures will come into force “in the next few days” depending on how well the cease-fire agreement in eastern Ukraine will be upheld. European Council...

    EU adopts new Russia sanctions but delays action
    Sep09

    EU adopts new Russia sanctions but delays action

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union on Monday shied away from slapping new economic sanctions on Russia right away over its actions in eastern Ukraine. Instead, the 28-nation bloc said the puni… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Ukraine’s leader rallies for unity in key city
    Sep09

    Ukraine’s leader rallies for unity in key city

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, left, greets workers during his visit to the Ilich Iron and Steel Works in the southern coastal town of Mariupol, Ukraine, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. Poroshen… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Big surprise – Russian military aircraft buzz HMCS Toronto
    Sep09

    Big surprise – Russian military aircraft buzz HMCS Toronto

    Three Russian military aircraft flew over HMCS Toronto, checking out the Canadian frigate as it was in the Black Sea. “While the Russian military aircraft that circled the HMCS Toronto did not in any way pose a threat to the Canadian ship, their actions were unnecessarily provocative and risk escalating tensions even further,” Defence Minister...

    Russia’s Legislators Make New Turn in Recent Isolationist Trend
    Sep09

    Russia’s Legislators Make New Turn in Recent Isolationist Trend

    When Russian media reported at the end of July that legislators intended to introduce a set of amendments leading to a registry of companies allegedly connected to so-called “aggressor states,” our initial reaction was, “They can’t be serious.” But combine a few established concepts in the Russian political...

    EU adopts new Russia sanctions but delays action
    Sep09

    EU adopts new Russia sanctions but delays action

    BRUSSELS — The European Union on Monday shied away from slapping new economic sanctions on Russia right away over its actions in eastern Ukraine. Instead, the 28-nation bloc said the punitive measures will come into force “in the next few days” depending on how well the cease-fire agreement in eastern Ukraine will be upheld.European...

    Ukraine's leader rallies for unity in key city
    Sep08

    Ukraine's leader rallies for unity in key city

    MARIUPOL, Ukraine — Seeking to rally national unity, President Petro Poroshenko visited a southeastern port Monday that has been assaulted for days by Russian-backed separatists and declared the city would remain a part of Ukraine.After a series of military defeats to increasingly confident rebel forces in the country’s eastern regions,...

    The Ukrainian Crisis’ Overlooked Nuclear Dimension
    Sep08

    The Ukrainian Crisis’ Overlooked Nuclear Dimension

    It has surprised and worried me that almost none of the mainstream media’s coverage of the Ukrainian crisis has mentioned the nuclear dimension to the risk. If the West feels (as it currently does) that Russia is solely to blame, and Russia feels (as it currently does) that the West is solely to blame, neither one is likely to back down....

    EU formally adopts new sanctions against Russia
    Sep08

    EU formally adopts new sanctions against Russia

    The European Council on Monday formally adopted a package of further sanctions against Russia over its actions in eastern Ukraine, but is delaying the enforcement to assess the implementation of the cease-fire agreement first. …read more Source: Miami...