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    When a Digital Country Is in NATO
    Sep08

    When a Digital Country Is in NATO

    Does a virtual country still need real military protection? And if so, who provides it? Short answer: Yes, and the United States. Last Wednesday, President Barack Obama made a visit to Estonia, where he praised the country’s government in unsubtle terms as a core NATO ally. “As a high-tech leader, Estonia is also playing a leading role in...

    EU formally adopts new sanctions against Russia
    Sep08

    EU formally adopts new sanctions against Russia

    Sanctions resulting from Russian meddling in Ukraine won’t be implemented until “an assessment” of cease-fire there made …read more Source:...

    EU formally adopts new sanctions against Russia
    Sep08

    EU formally adopts new sanctions against Russia

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Council has formally adopted a package of further EU 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: San Francisco...

    Ukrainian president warns fight against pro-Russia gunmen not over
    Sep08

    Ukrainian president warns fight against pro-Russia gunmen not over

    Ukraine will never cede its strategic port of Mariupol to Russia, President Petro Poroshenko vowed Monday during a visit to the latest city in the gun sights of pro-Russia separatists. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Ukraine’s Leader Visits Embattled City of Mariupol
    Sep08

    Ukraine’s Leader Visits Embattled City of Mariupol

    MARIUPOL, Ukraine— Ukraine’s president made a surprise trip Monday to a key city in southeastern Ukraine as a cease-fire between Russian-backed rebels and Ukrainian troops appeared to be largely holding. President Petro Poroshenko came to address workers at a metal plant in the embattled coastal city of Mariupol — a symbolic show of...

    Ukraine’s President Promises Protection
    Sep08

    Ukraine’s President Promises Protection

    President Petro O. Poroshenko of Ukraine visited an eastern Ukrainian port and promised to defend it from pro-Russian separatists. …read more Source: The New York...

    After A Tumultuous Summer, Ukrainian Kids Return To School
    Sep08

    After A Tumultuous Summer, Ukrainian Kids Return To School

    With Ukraine in an uneasy ceasefire, school kids returned to class this month and attempt to resume normal life. They tell what back-to-school feels like when their country’s been at war all summer.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Dominates Nato Summit
    Sep08

    Ukraine Dominates Nato Summit

    Events in Ukraine have dominated the second day of Nato summit in Wales. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Ceasefire Holding but ‘Very Fragile’
    Sep08

    Ceasefire Holding but ‘Very Fragile’

    There is uncertainty over whether a ceasefire between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine is holding. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Renewed MH17 Search to Begin
    Sep08

    Renewed MH17 Search to Begin

    With the ceasefire in place in eastern Ukraine, Malaysia and Australia say they plan to send investigators back to the MH17 crash site to gather evidence. …read more Source: The Boston...