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    Guess Which Leader Putin Talked to the Most This Year
    Aug22

    Guess Which Leader Putin Talked to the Most This Year

    Figures posted online by the Kremlin website and analyzed by NBC News show Obama spoke to Putin just five times since Moscow’s annexation of Crimea. …read more Source:...

    Moscow Skyscraper Stunt Sparks Memes, Suspicion, And Confusion
    Aug22

    Moscow Skyscraper Stunt Sparks Memes, Suspicion, And Confusion

    Ever since a prankster adorned a skyscraper in downtown Moscow in Ukraine’s national colors, blue and yellow have been popping up all over the Russian Internet — raised suspicions over all things yellow and blue in the capital. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Moves Artillery Units Into Ukraine, NATO Says
    Aug22

    Russia Moves Artillery Units Into Ukraine, NATO Says

    NATO officials said the artillery units, staffed by Russian personnel, were moved into Ukraine recent days and being used to fire at Ukrainian forces. …read more Source: The New York...

    Alarming build-up of forces near Ukraine: NATO
    Aug22

    Alarming build-up of forces near Ukraine: NATO

    NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said NATO is observing an alarming build-up of Russian forces near Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine: Russian aid convoy is a ‘direct invasion’
    Aug22

    Ukraine: Russian aid convoy is a ‘direct invasion’

    Ukrainian border guards look at the first aid truck as it passes the border post at Izvaryne, eastern Ukraine, Friday, Aug. 22, 2014. The first trucks in a Russian aid convoy crossed into east… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Will Snowden’s Leaks Help ISIS, et al?
    Aug22

    Will Snowden’s Leaks Help ISIS, et al?

    Bloomberg has published an article detailing the techniques intelligence experts will likely use to try to track down the people who beheaded American journalist James Foley. These include: Analysis of the English accent of the voice on the video, which the consensus seems to have pinpointed to “East London” Review and...

    Ukraine accuses Russia of invasion as convoy enters
    Aug22

    Ukraine accuses Russia of invasion as convoy enters

    Ukraine declared that Russia had launched a “direct invasion” of its territory after Moscow sent a convoy of aid trucks across the border. …read more Source:...

    Russian aid convoy enters Ukraine without permission
    Aug22

    Russian aid convoy enters Ukraine without permission

    Russia on Friday sent a convoy of trucks bearing what it has termed humanitarian aid into eastern Ukraine, saying it would no longer wait for Ukrainian government approval to bring the supplies into the embattled region. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Russia sends aid trucks into Ukraine, Kyiv calls move a ‘direct invasion’
    Aug22

    Russia sends aid trucks into Ukraine, Kyiv calls move a ‘direct invasion’

    Ukraine insists the truck drivers are Russian soldiers; and says the trucks are meant to transport weapons and remove bodies of Russian fighters from eastern Ukraine …read more Source: Calgary...

    Photos August 22: Top images from around the world
    Aug22

    Photos August 22: Top images from around the world

    Family members of Malaysia Airlines flight attendant Nur Shazana Mohamed Salleh, one of the Malaysians who perished aboard flight MH17 that was downed in eastern Ukraine, cry during a burial ceremony in Putrajaya, outside Kuala Lumpur on August 22, 2014. Black-clad Malaysians paused for a minute of silence Friday on a nationwide day of mourning...