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    For Obama, a glimpse of good old days in Europe
    Sep06

    For Obama, a glimpse of good old days in Europe

    The criticism of Obama’s foreign policy has thrust the White House into a defensive posture and sent the president’s approval ratings on international matters tumbling. During meetings in Estonia, Baltic leaders heaped praise on Obama, making clear their desire to have a beefed up U.S. military presence in their country as they warily...

    Ukraine national guard: cease-fire holding
    Sep06

    Ukraine national guard: cease-fire holding

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The head of Ukraine’s national guard says the cease-fire called in the country’s rebellious east appears to be holding despite some violations early on. National Guard Commander Stepan Poltorak was quoted by the Interfax news agency Saturday as saying that although some shooting took place up to about 45 minutes...

    Ukrainian national guard head says cease-fire holding after small violations early on
    Sep06

    Ukrainian national guard head says cease-fire holding after small violations early on

    The head of Ukraine’s national guard says the cease-fire called in the country’s rebellious east appears to be holding despite some violations early on. …read more Source: FOX...

    MH17 crash: Malaysia to send team to site in Ukraine
    Sep06

    MH17 crash: Malaysia to send team to site in Ukraine

    Malaysia aims to send a search team to the crash site in Ukraine of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 before winter sets in to gather physical evidence to prove that it was shot down, Prime Minister Najib Razak said Saturday. …read more Source: FOX...

    Malaysia to send team to jet crash site in Ukraine
    Sep06

    Malaysia to send team to jet crash site in Ukraine

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia aims to send a search team to the crash site in Ukraine of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 before winter sets in to gather physical evidence to prove that it… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Ukraine Ceasefire with Pro-Russian Rebels Holds, For Now
    Sep06

    Ukraine Ceasefire with Pro-Russian Rebels Holds, For Now

    No violence has been reported overnight after Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists struck a tentative ceasefire deal. Following the truce agreement which came into effect at 18:00 local time on Friday, 5 September, no fighting has been reported in the volatile eastern regions of Ukraine signalling that the truce has the potential to hold. However,...

    Russia flexes muscles with move into Crimea
    Sep06

    Russia flexes muscles with move into Crimea

    A superpower battle is brewing over Ukraine as President Obama warned Russia to back off yesterday as it assembled troops in the region in a showdown global security experts fear could fuel the unrest and result in a new Cold War.“It could very easily lead to a bigger conflict, and that is something we truly want to avoid,” said Cedric Leighton,...

    Malaysia to send team to jet crash site in Ukraine
    Sep06

    Malaysia to send team to jet crash site in Ukraine

    Malaysia aims to send a search team to the crash site in Ukraine of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 before winter sets in to gather physical evidence to prove that it was shot down, Prime Minister Najib Razak said Saturday. …read more Source: Miami...

    Ceasefire in effect in eastern Ukraine
    Sep06

    Ceasefire in effect in eastern Ukraine

    A ceasefire between the Ukrainian government and separatist leaders appeared to be holding, a rare positive sign in a conflict that has ratcheted up tensions between Russia and the West. …read more Source:...

    Malaysia to send team to jet crash site in Ukraine
    Sep06

    Malaysia to send team to jet crash site in Ukraine

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia aims to send a search team to the crash site in Ukraine of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 before winter sets in to gather physical evidence to prove that it was shot down, Prime Minister Najib Razak said Saturday. Najib said the government has “pretty conclusive” intelligence reports about what...