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    Moves To Dismantle Kyiv Protest Camp Spark Clashes
    Aug07

    Moves To Dismantle Kyiv Protest Camp Spark Clashes

    In the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, demonstrators on August 7 clashed with city workers who were attempting to clear barricades and tents from the city’s central Independence Square. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The World’s Top 5 Cybercrime Hotspots
    Aug07

    The World’s Top 5 Cybercrime Hotspots

    A Russian crime ring is suspected of obtaining access to a record 1.2 billion username and password combinations, shedding renewed light on how vulnerable online personal information can be. Cybersecurity firm Hold Security said the gang of hackers was based in a city in south central Russia and comprised roughly ten men in their twenties who...

    Poland speeds up process to buy new combat helicopters due to conflict in Ukraine
    Aug07

    Poland speeds up process to buy new combat helicopters due to conflict in Ukraine

    Poland’s defense ministry says it is accelerating the tender process for its acquisition of new combat helicopters due to the armed conflict in neighboring Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Poland speeds up arms deal citing Ukraine conflict
    Aug07

    Poland speeds up arms deal citing Ukraine conflict

    Poland’s defense ministry says it is accelerating the tender process for its acquisition of new combat helicopters due to the armed conflict in neighboring Ukraine. …read more Source: Miami...

    Report: Transdniester Puts Forces On Alert
    Aug07

    Report: Transdniester Puts Forces On Alert

    Pro-Russian separatists in Moldova’s breakaway region of Transdniester have reportedly put their security forces on alert because of what they say is a military threat from Ukraine and Moldova. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Report: Pro-Russian separatists put Army on alert
    Aug07

    Report: Pro-Russian separatists put Army on alert

    A news agency says pro-Russian separatists in a breakaway region of Moldova have put their army on alert, claiming they fear military action from their neighbors, Ukraine and Moldova. …read more Source: Miami...

    Russia bans food imports from West
    Aug07

    Russia bans food imports from West

    Russia banned most food imports from the West on Thursday in retaliation for sanctions over Ukraine, an unexpectedly sweeping move that will cost farmers in North America, Europe and Australia billions of dollars but will also likely lead to empty shelves in Russian cities. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Russia bans food imports from Canada, U.S., EU
    Aug07

    Russia bans food imports from Canada, U.S., EU

    Moscow imposed a total ban on imports of many Western foods on Thursday in retaliation against sanctions over Ukraine, a stronger than expected measure that isolates Russian consumers from world trade to a degree unseen since Soviet days. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    As a Man-Made Famine Looms, Christmas Comes Early to South Sudan
    Aug07

    As a Man-Made Famine Looms, Christmas Comes Early to South Sudan

    The Limits of America’s African Experiment in Nation Building Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com[This story was reported in partnership with the Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute. Additional funding was provided through the generosity of Adelaide Gomer.]Juba, South Sudan — The soft glow of the dancing white lights is a dead...

    Georgian-Ukrainian Fights For His ‘Second Motherland’
    Aug07

    Georgian-Ukrainian Fights For His ‘Second Motherland’

    Ukraine has become the new home for a former Georgian police officer, who is fighting against pro-Russian separatists in the Donetsk region. Now a Ukrainian citizen, the soldier, who goes by the nickname “Doberman,” compares the events in eastern Ukraine to Moscow’s support for Georgia’s breakaway region of Abkhazia....