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    Aspen Security Forum Highlights: ISIS, US Drone Strikes, and Transparency
    Jul29

    Aspen Security Forum Highlights: ISIS, US Drone Strikes, and Transparency

    The 2014 Aspen Security Forum brought together top military brass, intelligence officials, and ambassadors to discuss hot button issues in international affairs, and possible solutions for more peaceful relations between nations. Below are highlights from these conversations.Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey on ISIS/ISIL...

    LIVE: President Obama on Ukraine
    Jul29

    LIVE: President Obama on Ukraine

    …read more Source: Time

    Ukraine makes headway on clearing path to jetliner crash site
    Jul29

    Ukraine makes headway on clearing path to jetliner crash site

    A Ukrainian military offensive could finally be clearing a path to the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, government officials said Tuesday, a development that could affect both the investigation into the downed airliner and Ukraine’s war effort. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Lavrov and Kerry talk about Cold war-era arms deal
    Jul29

    Lavrov and Kerry talk about Cold war-era arms deal

    Russia’s Foreign Ministry says the chief diplomats from Russia and the United States have discussed the situation in Ukraine and the fulfillment of a Cold War-era arms control deal that the U.S. has accused Russia of violating. …read more Source: Miami...

    Shelling adds to mounting civilian death toll in Ukraine
    Jul29

    Shelling adds to mounting civilian death toll in Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine — Shelling in at least three cities in eastern Ukraine has hit a home for the elderly, a school and several apartment blocks, adding to a rapidly growing civilian death toll Tuesday. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Lavrov and Kerry talk about Cold war-era arms deal
    Jul29

    Lavrov and Kerry talk about Cold war-era arms deal

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s Foreign Ministry says the chief diplomats from Russia and the United States have discussed the situation in Ukraine and the fulfillment of a Cold War-era arms control deal that the U.S. has accused Russia of violating. The U.S. accused Russia Monday of violating the treaty by testing a new ground-launched cruise...

    New Video Shows the Battle for Donetsk
    Jul29

    New Video Shows the Battle for Donetsk

    The BBC’s Jonathan Beale says artillery fire from the Ukraine military seems to be intensifying in Donetsk. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Lavrov and Kerry talk about Cold war-era arms deal
    Jul29

    Lavrov and Kerry talk about Cold war-era arms deal

    MOSCOW (AP) – Russia’s Foreign Ministry says the chief diplomats from Russia and the United States have discussed the situation in Ukraine and the fulfillment of a Cold War-era arms control deal that the U.S. has accused Russia of violating. It said Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and … …read more Source: The...

    Sources: EU adopts tough new sanctions on Russia
    Jul29

    Sources: EU adopts tough new sanctions on Russia

    BRUSSELS — Frustrated by the apparent ineffectiveness of previous sanctions and outraged by the deaths of 298 people aboard the Malaysia Airlines plane downed over eastern Ukraine, the European Union adopted tough new economic sanctions against Russia on Tuesday, EU officials and diplomats said. …read more Source: Boston...

    John Kerry says ‘no shred of evidence’ that Russia is helping to ease Ukraine fight
    Jul29

    John Kerry says ‘no shred of evidence’ that Russia is helping to ease Ukraine fight

    The United States says there’s been “no shred of evidence” that Russia is willing to help end the violence and bloodshed between the Ukraine separatists backed by Moscow and the government in Kiev. …read more Source: New York Daily...