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    Putin says ready to “do everything” if Ukraine peace process starts
    Aug27

    Putin says ready to “do everything” if Ukraine peace process starts

    Minsk (AFP) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said he was willing to “do everything” if a peace process to end fighting in Ukraine’s war-torn east gets underway following talks with Ukraine’s leader.”Russia will do everything for the peace process if it begins,” Putin told journalists after...

    Ukraine’s president says Putin supports his peace plan: report
    Aug27

    Ukraine’s president says Putin supports his peace plan: report

    The Interfax news agency is quoting Ukraine’s president as saying the leaders he met with in Minsk, which included Russian President Vladimir Putin, support his peace plan. …read more Source: CTV...

    Dutch to commemorate Flight 17 victims on Nov. 10
    Aug26

    Dutch to commemorate Flight 17 victims on Nov. 10

    Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte says a national commemoration event will be held on Nov. 10 for those who died when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine. …read more Source: Miami...

    USA vs Slovenia: Final Score, Recap, Highlights for United States Basketball Game
    Aug26

    USA vs Slovenia: Final Score, Recap, Highlights for United States Basketball Game

    LAS PALMAS, Canary Islands—Anthony Davis scored 18 points and teamed with forward Kenneth Faried to dominate the inside, leading the U.S. national team to a 101-71 victory overSlovenia on Tuesday in its final exhibition game before the FIBA World Cup of Basketball. Faried finished with 14 points for the Americans, who next head to Bilbao, Spain...

    America’s Strategic Fatigue: Who Will Fill the Vacuum?
    Aug26

    America’s Strategic Fatigue: Who Will Fill the Vacuum?

    BERLIN — The chaotic consequences of the gradual disintegration of Pax Americana are becoming increasingly clear. For seven decades, the United States safeguarded a global framework, which — however imperfect, and regardless of how many mistakes the superpower made — generally guaranteed a minimum level of stability. At the very...

    Putin, Poroshenko end bilateral talks over Ukraine
    Aug26

    Putin, Poroshenko end bilateral talks over Ukraine

    Russian, Ukrainian leaders met hours after Ukraine captures 10 Russian paratroopers. …read more Source: USA...

    Prime minister: Dutch to hold national commemoration on Nov. 10 for Flight 17 victims
    Aug26

    Prime minister: Dutch to hold national commemoration on Nov. 10 for Flight 17 victims

    Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte says a national commemoration event will be held on Nov. 10 for those who died when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Editorial: Russia’s shame
    Aug26

    Editorial: Russia’s shame

    Many of the images coming out of Eastern Ukraine of late are disturbing, but each is disturbing in its own unique way. There are the shots of burnt out vehicles and apartment buildings scarred by artillery fire, symptoms of otherwise normal lives turned upside-down by conflict. There are the photos of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 passengers...

    Finding Security in Cooperation
    Aug26

    Finding Security in Cooperation

    Picture this: You get on a flight from the U.S. to China and once you arrive in Beijing your pilot is not allowed to land because your plane’s specifications do not comply with the Chinese airport’s safety standards. Now imagine this scenario repeating itself when your pilot attempts to land in any EU country, or in Japan, or India...

    Heavily Armed ‘Men In Green’ Enter East Ukrainian Villages
    Aug26

    Heavily Armed ‘Men In Green’ Enter East Ukrainian Villages

    By Maria Tsvetkova MOSCOW, Aug 26 (Reuters) – Unidentified, heavily-armed strangers with Russian accents have appeared in an eastern Ukrainian village, arousing residents’ suspicions despite Moscow’s denials that its troops have deliberately infiltrated the frontier. Two witnesses told Reuters on Tuesday that the dozens of men,...