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    Russian bank VTB considers leaving London due to Brexit
    Oct11

    Russian bank VTB considers leaving London due to Brexit

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s state-owned VTB Bank is making plans to move a major investment banking hub out of London due to Britain’s decision to leave the European Union. VTB deputy president Herbert Moos told the Financial Times newspaper that London will cease to be VTB’s European investment banking hub, saying “we did have...

    Finalists named for EU’s Sakharov Prize
    Oct11

    Finalists named for EU’s Sakharov Prize

    Two Iraqi women who once were captives of Islamic State, a leader of the Crimean Tatars and a former Turkish newspaper editor have been named finalists for the European Union’s Sakharov human rights prize. …read more Source: FOX...

    Finalists Named for EU’s Sakharov Prize
    Oct11

    Finalists Named for EU’s Sakharov Prize

    Two Iraqi women who once were captives of Islamic State, a leader of the Crimean Tatars and a former Turkish newspaper editor have been named finalists for the European Union’s Sakharov human rights prize …read more Source: ABC...

    Finalists named for EU’s Sakharov Prize
    Oct11

    Finalists named for EU’s Sakharov Prize

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Two Iraqi women who once were captives of Islamic State, a leader of the Crimean Tatars and a former Turkish newspaper editor have been named finalists for the European Union’s Sakharov human rights prize. The shortlist for the prize, to be awarded Oct. 27, was agreed upon Tuesday by the European Parliament’s foreign...

    Finalists named for EU’s Sakharov Prize
    Oct11

    Finalists named for EU’s Sakharov Prize

    Two Iraqi women who once were captives of Islamic State, a leader of the Crimean Tatars and a former Turkish newspaper editor have been named finalists for the European Union’s … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Crimean Tatar Leader Heads List Of EU Sakharov Prize Candidates
    Oct11

    Crimean Tatar Leader Heads List Of EU Sakharov Prize Candidates

    Crimean leader Mustafa Dzhemilev, Yazidi activists Nadia Murad and Lamiya Aji Bashar, and Turkish journalist Can Dundar have been named as the final candidates for the 2016 Sakharov Prize given annually by the European Parliament. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NATO Scrambles jets 20 times in a week over Russia Baltic Airspace Violations
    Oct11

    NATO Scrambles jets 20 times in a week over Russia Baltic Airspace Violations

    Russian air force drills in the Baltic Sea have prompted NATO fighter jets to be scrambled 20 times in a week, Lithuania’s Ministry of Defense announced on Monday. Among the Russian aircraft intercepted last week were numerous supersonic Su-27 fighter jets, as well as Ilyushin and Antonov military planes. None of the aircraft kept their...

    War in Ukraine helps smugglers in the black market get richer
    Oct11

    War in Ukraine helps smugglers in the black market get richer

    KIEV — A separatist commander is gunned down while dining in a Moscow restaurant. Law enforcement agents uncover a makeshift underground pipeline pumping oil from Russia into a Ukrainian border village. Rebel leaders carry out a widespread purge in one of Ukraine’s breakaway regions, detaining senior officials and military personnel alike....

    No Flies on Hillary
    Oct11

    No Flies on Hillary

    Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is a New York writer focusing on radical Islam. “Let me just start out by saying that so much of what he just said is not right,” Hillary began. And then while 63 million people watched, a member of Musca domestica, or the common housefly, landed and perched near her eye....

    Matthew Fisher: Canada’s dreamers ignore Russian aggression and offer Putin an olive branch instead
    Oct11

    Matthew Fisher: Canada’s dreamers ignore Russian aggression and offer Putin an olive branch instead

    Liberal government chooses to ignore such issues as the seizure of Crimea, bombing of Aleppo. Will speak instead about global warming …read more Source: Vancouver...