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    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine
    Jan25

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine

    Bykivnia is a burial place for victims of the Soviet secret police, including some Poles, who were executed in the 1920s-1940s. Poland and Ukraine have friendly ties, but some in Poland harbor bitter memories about the killings of up to 100,000 Poles by Ukrainian nationalists in 1943-1944 in Volyn and the eastern Galicia regions, which are now...

    Shaken by Trump’s Criticism of NATO, Europe Mulls Building Own Military Force
    Jan25

    Shaken by Trump’s Criticism of NATO, Europe Mulls Building Own Military Force

    European leaders were left shaken following U.S. President Donald Trump’s recent comments that NATO is “obsolete”. The organization has formed the bedrock of Europe’s security since World War II, but some EU leaders say Europe must now take responsibility for its own defense. The continent would face a huge deficit in...

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine
    Jan25

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine

    Unidentified vandals have spray-painted Nazi graffiti at a memorial cemetery in Ukraine where some Poles are buried. …read more Source: FOX...

    Vandals Paint Nazi Graffiti at Polish Graves in Ukraine
    Jan25

    Vandals Paint Nazi Graffiti at Polish Graves in Ukraine

    Unidentified vandals have spray-painted Nazi graffiti at a memorial cemetery on the outskirts of the Ukrainian capital where some Poles are buried …read more Source: ABC...

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine
    Jan25

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine

    Unidentified vandals have spray-painted Nazi graffiti at a memorial cemetery in Ukraine where some Poles are buried. Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin denounced the vandals’ action Wednesday at the Bykivnia … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Watchdogs: Abuses, Detentions Continue in Ukraine
    Jan25

    Watchdogs: Abuses, Detentions Continue in Ukraine

    Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed separatists have detained and abused people “with complete impunity”, according to Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International. Wednesday in Kyiv, the groups repeated concerns voiced in a joint report released last year documenting arbitrary, prolonged, and occasionally secret detentions. The...

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine
    Jan25

    Vandals paint Nazi graffiti at Polish graves in Ukraine

    Unidentified vandals have spray-painted Nazi graffiti at a memorial cemetery in Ukraine where some Poles are buried. Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin denounced the vandals’ action Wednesday at the Bykivnia … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Why Hawkish Critiques of Obama Fall Flat
    Jan25

    Why Hawkish Critiques of Obama Fall Flat

    Emma M. Ashford Security, Americas We may well miss him when he’s gone. Poor President Obama. The forty-fourth president may have left office with high approval ratings, but his foreign-policy choices are still being disparaged by commentators from all sides of the political spectrum. Indeed, it’s hard to find a positive article...

    Lawyer For Crimean Tatar Activist Umerov Forcibly Detained
    Jan25

    Lawyer For Crimean Tatar Activist Umerov Forcibly Detained

    A Russian lawyer who is defending a prominent Crimean Tatar activist was forcibly detained and taken to a Federal Security Service (FSB) office in Russia-controlled Crimea on January 25. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU Court Rejects Russian Missile-Maker’s Challenge Against Sanctions
    Jan25

    EU Court Rejects Russian Missile-Maker’s Challenge Against Sanctions

    A European Union court has rejected a bid by Russian arms maker Almaz-Antey to force the EU to lift sanctions imposed in connection with the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...