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    Ukrainian Prankster Targets U.S. Celebrity Kardashian In Paris Incident
    Sep29

    Ukrainian Prankster Targets U.S. Celebrity Kardashian In Paris Incident

    Ukrainian prankster Vitaliy Sedyuk has struck again, this time targeting American celebrity Kim Kardashian’s derriere as she was entering an exclusive restaurant in Paris. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Families get answers, but little closure from report on passenger jet downed by missile
    Sep29

    Families get answers, but little closure from report on passenger jet downed by missile

    Evidence released Wednesday showing Malaysian Air Flight MH17 was brought down by a Russian missile answers some questions for the Toronto-area family of a passenger on the flight, but they don’t expect it to bring any resolution. …read more Source:...

    Crash in Ukraine: War Crime, Stupidity or Both?
    Sep29

    Crash in Ukraine: War Crime, Stupidity or Both?

    A Dutch-led investigation team said it had “irrefutable” evidence that a Russian-built missile shot out of the sky a Malaysian airliner over eastern Ukraine, killing 298 people, 193 of them Dutch citizens. It said the launch was in an area controlled by pro-Russian fighters battling the Ukraine government since early 2014. The report,...

    Fortune Favors the Bold
    Sep29

    Fortune Favors the Bold

    An intelligence surge is appropriate, lawful, timely, necessary, and critical to achieving the foreign policy aims of the next administration. This election is a turning point for American foreign policy. Disengagement has emboldened our adversaries. Violent, sadistic non-state actors like the Islamic State, Hezbollah, and the Badr Organization...

    Abe Really Really Wants A Deal With Russia
    Sep29

    Abe Really Really Wants A Deal With Russia

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is once again pushing hard to resolve the Kuril islands dispute with Russia, Reuters reports: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is betting that close ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin, Russia’s economic woes and regional concerns about China’s rise will help him make progress in a decades-old...

    Man accosts Kim Kardashian in Paris for second time
    Sep29

    Man accosts Kim Kardashian in Paris for second time

    PARIS (AP) — Serial celebrity accoster Vitalii Sediuk has struck again, this time at Paris Fashion Week, targeting Kim Kardashian’s derriere as she was entering the exclusive L’Avenue restaurant. Kardashian’s makeup artist Mario Dedivanovic caught the Wednesday incident on video and posted it to his Instagram account. It showed...

    OPEC Agrees To Limit Oil Output For First Time Since 2008
    Sep29

    OPEC Agrees To Limit Oil Output For First Time Since 2008

    OPEC agreed on Wednesday modest oil output cuts in the first such deal since 2008, with the group’s leader Saudi Arabia softening its stance on arch-rival Iran amid mounting pressure from low oil prices.“OPEC made an exceptional decision today … After two and a half years, OPEC reached consensus to manage the market,” said Iranian Oil...

    Probe: Malaysian jet downed by missile launcher from Russia
    Sep29

    Probe: Malaysian jet downed by missile launcher from Russia

    NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch-led criminal investigators said Wednesday they have solid evidence that a Malaysian jet was shot down in 2014 by a Buk missile that was moved into eastern Ukraine from Russia. Wilbert Paulissen, head of the Central Crime Investigation department of the Dutch National Police, said communications intercepts...

    Russia implicated in shooting down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17
    Sep28

    Russia implicated in shooting down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17

    Wilbert Paulissen, head of the Central Crime Investigation department of the Dutch National Police, said communications intercepts showed that pro-Moscow rebels had called for deployment of the mobile surface-to-air weapon and reported its arrival on July 17, 2014, in rebel-controlled areas of eastern Ukraine. The deadly surface-to-air weapon...

    Dutch probe: Missile deployed from Russia downed Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine
    Sep28

    Dutch probe: Missile deployed from Russia downed Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine

    The findings amount to a virtual indictment of Moscow, which dismissed them. …read more Source: The Washington...