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    Ukraine launches offensive to retake Donetsk
    Jul26

    Ukraine launches offensive to retake Donetsk

    A Ukrainian security spokesman says government forces advanced to the outskirts of a key town in an effort to go after pro-Russian separatists in one of their main strongholds. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine woman has ‘looted’ mascara from plane crash
    Jul26

    Ukraine woman has ‘looted’ mascara from plane crash

    A pretty young woman posted a photo of herself on Instagram holding a tube of mascara allegedly stolen from the Ukraine crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 and created an uproar on the Internet. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Russia says new EU sanctions undermine fight against terrorism
    Jul26

    Russia says new EU sanctions undermine fight against terrorism

    Russia lashed out Saturday at the latest round of Ukraine-related sanctions imposed by the European Union, saying they endanger the fight against international terrorism, and accused the United States of spreading flagrant lies about Russia’s alleged involvement in the downing of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia says E.U. sanctions will be ‘greeted enthusiastically’ by international terrorists
    Jul26

    Russia says E.U. sanctions will be ‘greeted enthusiastically’ by international terrorists

    MOSCOW — Russia lashed out Saturday at the latest round of Ukraine-related sanctions imposed by the European Union, saying they endanger the fight against international terrorism, and accused the United States of spreading flagrant lies about Russia’s alleged involvement in the downing of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine. The EU...

    It’s Still a Mess in Iraq
    Jul26

    It’s Still a Mess in Iraq

    Remember Iraq? While the world’s attention has been diverted by the Malaysian plane shot down in eastern Ukraine and Israel’s assault on Gaza, things haven’t got much better in Iraq (or Syria for that matter, but that’s another story.) It seems like just the other day that militants from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria...

    The Stock Market Has Been Predicting Russian Crises Since 1857
    Jul26

    The Stock Market Has Been Predicting Russian Crises Since 1857

    Winston Churchill once said that Russia “is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside and enigma”. But not everyone is so baffled by the world’s biggest country. The Socionomics Institute released a two part study that examines Russia’s past in order to foreshadow to Russia’s future. In the first part of the study, they...

    Donetsk residents flee fighting
    Jul26

    Donetsk residents flee fighting

    Long lines of cars jammed the roads leading south out of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine Saturday, as residents attempted to flee the city center after a night of heavy shelling on the city’s northern outskirts. …read more Source:...

    Malaysia calls for full access to MH17 site
    Jul26

    Malaysia calls for full access to MH17 site

    More than a week after Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 came down in eastern Ukraine, Malaysian investigators have not yet been able to access the entire crash site, Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak says. …read more Source:...

    House Armed Services Chair Blames Putin for MH17 Tragedy
    Jul26

    House Armed Services Chair Blames Putin for MH17 Tragedy

    The powerful head of the House Armed Services Committee lays the blame for the shoot down of Malaysian Airlines flight 17 firmly on Russian president Vladimir Putin. The jetliner crashed in eastern Ukraine July 17 and is believed to have been downed by a surface-to-air missile more sophisticated than the shoulder-launched missiles that have often...

    Last Plane Carrying MH17 Victims Departs for Netherlands
    Jul26

    Last Plane Carrying MH17 Victims Departs for Netherlands

    An Australian air force transport plane was the last aircraft to depart eastern Ukraine on Saturday (July 26) carrying the remains of victims from the downed Malaysian Airlines flight MH17. All 298 people on board the flight perished when it was brought down over rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine, where Kiev is struggling to quell a...