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    Ebola And ISIS Are Complicating Democrats’ Election Plans
    Oct06

    Ebola And ISIS Are Complicating Democrats’ Election Plans

    In a perfect world, Democrats would love to the 2014 midterm elections to be all about the economy. But in 2014, the world has been far from perfect. And Democrats say it’s hard to grab the public’s attention and focus it on a slowly improving economy with crises popping up at home and abroad. “August was Ebola. It was ISIS. It...

    New NATO chief brings Poles message of reassurance
    Oct06

    New NATO chief brings Poles message of reassurance

    Stoltenberg also stressed that NATO is ready to protect and defend each of its allies, a message of reassurance meant to alleviate Poland’s fears. Since the conflict in Ukraine began this year Polish leaders have repeatedly called for NATO to do more to protect their country. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    New NATO chief brings Poles message of reassurance
    Oct06

    New NATO chief brings Poles message of reassurance

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — NATO’s new secretary general said Monday he is concerned about the “many violations” of the cease-fire in eastern Ukraine and that it is important for Russia to use its influence to make sure the pro-Russia separatists adhere to it…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Truce Bypasses Donetsk Airport, Symbol of Conflict in E. Ukraine
    Oct06

    Truce Bypasses Donetsk Airport, Symbol of Conflict in E. Ukraine

    While fighting in much of eastern Ukraine has been calmed by a month-old truce, it rages unabated at the airport near Donetsk, turning a shiny symbol of the country’s Western integration into a shattered mirror of its future prospects. The new terminal European soccer fans used in 2012 to reach some of the matches hosted by Ukraine is now a...

    Report Urges Germany to Control its Defense Buying
    Oct06

    Report Urges Germany to Control its Defense Buying

    Germany must urgently overhaul its approach to arms procurement if it wants to contain rising costs and address the poor state of its military hardware, an independent report said on Monday. Half a year after vowing Germany would take a more active role in international crises, Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen has been forced to acknowledge...

    Fighting Rages On at Donetsk Airport, Symbol of Conflict in Eastern Ukraine
    Oct06

    Fighting Rages On at Donetsk Airport, Symbol of Conflict in Eastern Ukraine

    While fighting in much of eastern Ukraine has been calmed by a month-old truce, it rages unabated at the airport near Donetsk, turning a shiny symbol of the country’s Western integration into a shattered mirror of its future prospects. The new terminal European soccer fans used in 2012 to reach some of the matches hosted by Ukraine is now a...

    New NATO Chief Reaffirms Commitment To Eastern Members
    Oct06

    New NATO Chief Reaffirms Commitment To Eastern Members

    New NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg used his first foreign trip to reaffirm the alliance’s commitment to defend its eastern members. Speaking in Poland on October 6, he said NATO would retain a “continuous presence” in the region. NATO announced a limited military presence in Poland and the Baltic States after...

    Ukraine Gets Drones To Help Monitor Shaky Truce
    Oct06

    Ukraine Gets Drones To Help Monitor Shaky Truce

    KIEV, Ukraine— Ukraine’s prime minister says two drones have been delivered to the country so international observers can monitor the shaky cease-fire between government forces and pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk said Monday the drones will be given to the Organization for Security and...

    Ukraine gets drones to help monitor shaky truce
    Oct06

    Ukraine gets drones to help monitor shaky truce

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s prime minister says two drones have been delivered to the country so international observers can monitor the shaky cease-fire between government forces and pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk said Monday the drones will be given to the Organization for Security and...

    2 drones arrive in Ukraine to help monitor shaky truce in the east between rebels, govt troops
    Oct06

    2 drones arrive in Ukraine to help monitor shaky truce in the east between rebels, govt troops

    Ukraine’s prime minister says two drones have been delivered to the country so international observers can monitor the shaky cease-fire between government forces and pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...