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    Ukraine Fighting Rages For Fifth Day
    Feb02

    Ukraine Fighting Rages For Fifth Day

    Ukrainian forces battled Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine, as a significant upsurge in fighting continued for a fifth day. (Current Time TV) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Get Ready, Europe: Is the War Between Russia and Ukraine Back On?
    Feb02

    Get Ready, Europe: Is the War Between Russia and Ukraine Back On?

    Nolan Peterson Security, A dangerous dance is occuring in Eastern Ukraine–and it could have global ramifications. KYIV, Ukraine—Artillery and rockets have been raining down on the front-line town of Avdiivka in eastern Ukraine since Sunday, leaving 16,000 civilians, including 2,000 children, without heat, electricity, or clean water as...

    Trump may not be popular at home, but the Russian media sure love him
    Feb02

    Trump may not be popular at home, but the Russian media sure love him

    While Donald Trump is struggling with his popularity here at home, he can at least now boast about being the most discussed person in Russian media last week. This honor usually goes to Russian President Vladimir Putin, and this is the first time since 2011 that Putin was not the most discussed person, according to the Russian news agency...

    Headlines for February  2, 2017
    Feb02

    Headlines for February 2, 2017

    Longtime Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson Confirmed as Secretary of StateSenate Judiciary Committee Approves Sessions as Attorney GeneralMnuchin & Price Approved by Committees, Despite Democratic BoycottDeVos Confirmation in Doubt as 2 Republicans Say They’ll Vote Against HerTrump Urges Republicans to Use “Nuclear Option” If Dems...

    Ukraine’s president to call for referendum on joining NATO
    Feb02

    Ukraine’s president to call for referendum on joining NATO

    Eric DuVallFeb. 2 (UPI) — Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko said he will seek a national referendum on the question of whether to seek to join the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. …read more Source: United Press...

    Russia protests Ukrainian plane ‘provocation’ near oil rigs
    Feb02

    Russia protests Ukrainian plane ‘provocation’ near oil rigs

    Andrew V. PestanoFeb. 2 (UPI) — The Russian Black Sea Fleet said a Ukrainian Antonov An-26 plane made two “provocative passes” at a low altitude near Russian oil rigs in the Black Sea. …read more Source: United Press...

    How to Survive a Russian Hack
    Feb02

    How to Survive a Russian Hack

    In response to Donald Trump’s executive order banning citizens of seven predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States, Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham issued a joint statement on Sunday arguing that the measure would “do more to help terrorist recruitment than improve our security.” In response, Trump took to...

    2 Ukrainian troops killed in fighting in the east
    Feb02

    2 Ukrainian troops killed in fighting in the east

    Two Ukrainian troops have been killed in the country’s industrial east as both government forces and rebels reported shelling on their positions overnight, Ukraine’s government said early Thursday. …read more Source: CTV...

    European Parliament Approves Visa-Free Schengen Travel For Georgia
    Feb02

    European Parliament Approves Visa-Free Schengen Travel For Georgia

    The European Parliament has voted overwhelmingly to approve visa liberalization for Georgia, paving the way for Georgians to travel to the European Union’s Schengen zone without obtaining visas. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    European Parliament Approves Visa-Free Schengen Travel For Georgia
    Feb02

    European Parliament Approves Visa-Free Schengen Travel For Georgia

    The European Parliament has voted overwhelmingly to approve visa liberalization for Georgia, paving the way for Georgians to travel to the European Union’s Schengen zone without obtaining visas. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...