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    Military Memo: Amid Intensifying Requests, American Military Aid to Ukraine Stalls
    Sep10

    Military Memo: Amid Intensifying Requests, American Military Aid to Ukraine Stalls

    Despite appeals from the Ukrainian armed forces, the United States has provided only a modest package of nonlethal assistance to the government in Kiev, and much of it has yet to arrive. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine Town Bears Scars of Russian Offensive That Turned Tide in Conflict
    Sep10

    Ukraine Town Bears Scars of Russian Offensive That Turned Tide in Conflict

    Days after the Russian artillery units’ assault, Ukraine agreed to a cease-fire cementing the rebels’ hold on its southeast region. …read more Source: The New York...

    Jennifer Lawrence’s nude photos dwarfed a bigger online crime
    Sep10

    Jennifer Lawrence’s nude photos dwarfed a bigger online crime

    Here’s the funny thing about the world today: We’re far too interested in shiny objects. The perfect example? Late on Aug. 31, a hacker dumped nude photos of about 100 celebrities onto the Internet, sparking one of the largest online stampedes the world has seen. Truth be told, even though the virtual scavenger hunt began on the 31st,...

    EU Pushes for Urgent Energy Deal in US Trade Pact
    Sep10

    EU Pushes for Urgent Energy Deal in US Trade Pact

    The United States should commit to exporting oil and natural gas to Europe under a transatlantic trade deal in light of the European Union’s geopolitical situation, the EU trade commissioner said on Tuesday. Tension between Russia and the West over the future of Ukraine is spurring the European Union to renew efforts to end decades of...

    Best evidence Russians are in Ukraine? How good separatist fighters are
    Sep10

    Best evidence Russians are in Ukraine? How good separatist fighters are

    The uneasy truce in southeastern Ukraine appears, mostly, to be holding, a development that the Russian government in Moscow is celebrating as a hopeful sign for a besieged region. …read more Source: Miami...

    Putin’s real motive in Ukraine
    Sep10

    Putin’s real motive in Ukraine

    Here’s why investors shouldn’t be fooled by a cease-fire in Ukraine and what Putin’s real motive is, says Stephen Myrow. …read more Source:...

    Big money disagrees on investing in Russia
    Sep10

    Big money disagrees on investing in Russia

    Investors can’t decide if Russian stocks are cheap because of the Ukraine crisis or if the region is still too risky. …read more Source:...

    Truth or Pravda
    Sep10

    Truth or Pravda

    The beach can be a wonderful place if it’s vacation and if the sea is beautiful, soothing and invigorating. For me, the sea in Italy is a place to meet people of all ages, backgrounds and countries; in fact those who know me well in this context refer to me as an “attacca bottone,” literally one who attaches buttons,...

    Ukraine: Dissenting Views
    Sep10

    Ukraine: Dissenting Views

    Back in February Oxford’s Timothy Garton Ash, arguably the wisest interpreter of events in Eastern Europe, observed that the future of Putin, Russia and Europe was at stake in Ukraine. In the months that have followed, Russia annexed Crimea, Ukraine elected a new president, fighting intensified in the southeast, and Russia intervened...

    Flight MH17 Wreckage Still Scattered in Ukraine as Report Released
    Sep09

    Flight MH17 Wreckage Still Scattered in Ukraine as Report Released

    HRABOVE, Ukraine—A child’s jump rope, its yellow handles blistered and charred. A burned book in Tagalog. Chunks of twisted fuselage. More than seven weeks after being shot from the sky, the wreckage from Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 still lay strewn Tuesday across the fields of eastern Ukraine. As evidence of the July 17 aviation disaster...