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    Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held territory
    Mar15

    Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held territory

    Ukraine’s Security and Defense Council has announced a full transport blockade on rebel-held areas in the east of the country that is likely to cause severe economic disruption. The president … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Chrystia Freeland and the Russian disinformation bogeyman
    Mar15

    Chrystia Freeland and the Russian disinformation bogeyman

    The controversy over whether Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland’s grandfather was a Nazi collaborator says a little about her. It says more about the West’s current fascination with Russian disinformation. The basic facts about Michael Chomiak’s activities during the Second World War are now well known. A Ukrainian...

    Israeli Songwriters Co-Authored Russia’s Eurovision Entry – Which Could Be Banned [video]
    Mar15

    Israeli Songwriters Co-Authored Russia’s Eurovision Entry – Which Could Be Banned [video]

    On Monday, the Security Service of Ukraine announced they might bar Samoilova’s entry into their country under Ukrainian law that forbids entry from across the Russian border. …read more Source: The Jewish...

    Ukraine Suspends All Cargo Traffic With Separatist-Held Territory
    Mar15

    Ukraine Suspends All Cargo Traffic With Separatist-Held Territory

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s Security and Defence Council approved on Wednesday the suspension of all cargo traffic with separatist-held territory,… …read more Source: U.S....

    Trump’s military nostalgia is influenced by the war movies of his youth
    Mar15

    Trump’s military nostalgia is influenced by the war movies of his youth

    A row of F18 fighter jets on the deck of the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) is prepared for patrols off the disputed South China Sea Friday, March 3, 2017. The U.S. military took journalists Friday to the carrier on routine patrol off the disputed South China Sea, sending a signal to China and American allies of its resolve...

    Disappearing Books: How Russia Is Shuttering Its Ukrainian Library
    Mar15

    Disappearing Books: How Russia Is Shuttering Its Ukrainian Library

    By Andrew OsbornMOSCOW (Reuters) – First, armed police seized some of its books. Next, its director was put on trial accused of stirring up ethnic… …read more Source: U.S....

    Disappearing books: How Russia is shuttering its Ukrainian library
    Mar15

    Disappearing books: How Russia is shuttering its Ukrainian library

    By Andrew Osborn MOSCOW (Reuters) – First, armed police seized some of its books. Next, its director was put on trial accused of stirring… …read more Source:...

    Urban Security Is National Security
    Mar15

    Urban Security Is National Security

    Raymond Odierno, Michael O’Hanlon Security, Americas Violent crime rates are rising and should be treated as a matter of national security. While news coverage about national security understandably focuses on issues such as the Syria and Ukraine crises, even bigger and broader forces are at work in today’s world. They are, in fact,...

    Russia’s Eurovision contestant could be arrested by Ukraine
    Mar15

    Russia’s Eurovision contestant could be arrested by Ukraine

    Yulia Samoylova, 27, is supposed to compete when the competition lands in Kyiv this spring. But politics may get in the way of that plan. …read more Source: Toronto...

    How Russia’s attack on Freeland got traction in Canada
    Mar15

    How Russia’s attack on Freeland got traction in Canada

    Reports that Freeland hid her grandfather’s past appeared to have stem from a Russian disinformation campaign. (CP) Now that we’re well into the second week of an imbroglio that should be remembered as one of the most disgraceful, embarrassing, or at least hilarious events in the recent history of Canadian journalism, the “Chrystia...