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    Sweden Searches For Suspected ‘Foreign’ Submarine Off Stockholm
    Oct19

    Sweden Searches For Suspected ‘Foreign’ Submarine Off Stockholm

    (Adds Svenska Dagbladet report) By Niklas Pollard STOCKHOLM, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Sweden boosted its military presence in Stockholm’s archipelago on Saturday to scour its waters for “foreign underwater activity” in a mobilization of ships, troops and helicopters unseen since the Cold War. The search in the Baltic Sea less...

    Poroshenko Says Ukraine Will Have Gas This Winter
    Oct19

    Poroshenko Says Ukraine Will Have Gas This Winter

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says the country will have natural gas from Russia this winter. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Details Interim Gas Deal with Russia
    Oct19

    Ukraine Details Interim Gas Deal with Russia

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says a preliminary energy deal reached with Russia will require Kyiv to pay $385 per cubic meter of natural gas through the winter months. Poroshenko disclosed details of the deal to Ukraine media on Saturday. The rate is nearly $100 less than Moscow was charging Ukraine in June, when it stopped all...

    Ground zero in the battle for Ukraine: Donetsk airport
    Oct19

    Ground zero in the battle for Ukraine: Donetsk airport

    Battle between rebels and Ukrainian forces rages at a place that has taken on greater significance with each passing day. …read more Source: USA...

    Conflict Uncovers a Ukrainian Identity Crisis Over Deep Russian Roots
    Oct18

    Conflict Uncovers a Ukrainian Identity Crisis Over Deep Russian Roots

    A mini-series based on Mikhail Bulgakov’s novel “The White Guard,” set in Kiev, exposes the identity crisis kindled among many older Ukrainians by the confrontation with Moscow. …read more Source: The New York...

    Amid rubble at Donetsk airport, rebels vow to fight on
    Oct18

    Amid rubble at Donetsk airport, rebels vow to fight on

    …read more Source: USA...

    Soldiers’ Rights Activist Jailed in Russia
    Oct18

    Soldiers’ Rights Activist Jailed in Russia

    MOSCOW—A veteran activist who investigated the deaths and disappearances of Russian soldiers in Ukraine has been jailed, an advocacy group said Saturday. Ten Russian troops were captured in August in eastern Ukraine amid fighting between pro-Russia rebels and Ukrainian troops after weeks of Moscow denying involvement in the Ukrainian conflict....

    Soldiers’ rights activist jailed in Russia
    Oct18

    Soldiers’ rights activist jailed in Russia

    MOSCOW (AP) — A veteran activist who investigated the deaths and disappearances of Russian soldiers in Ukraine has been jailed, an advocacy group said Saturday. …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Soldiers’ rights activist jailed in Russia
    Oct18

    Soldiers’ rights activist jailed in Russia

    MOSCOW (AP) — A veteran activist who investigated the deaths and disappearances of Russian soldiers in Ukraine has been jailed, an advocacy group said Saturday…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Ukraine troops struggle with nation’s longtime neglect of military
    Oct18

    Ukraine troops struggle with nation’s longtime neglect of military

    Militia commander Yuri Bereza and his 150 Ukrainian irregulars were closing in on pro-Moscow separatists in their last stronghold in this eastern city when Russian troops and armor thundered in out of nowhere to cut them off in the suburb of Ilovaisk. …read more Source: Los Angeles...