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    5 troops killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine
    Jan30

    5 troops killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine

    At least five Ukrainian troops have been killed in an apparent uptick in fighting in eastern Ukraine. An armed conflict between government troops and separatist rebels has killed more than … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    5 troops killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine
    Jan30

    5 troops killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine

    At least five Ukrainian troops have been killed in an apparent uptick in fighting in eastern Ukraine. An armed conflict between government troops and separatist rebels has killed more than … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    The Latest: Prominent US basketball coach criticizes order
    Jan30

    The Latest: Prominent US basketball coach criticizes order

    Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr expressed dismay over President Donald Trump’s executive order that bans citizens of seven majority Muslim countries from entering the United States. The president of Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., says in a letter to students, faculty and staff that Trump’s executive order troubles...

    From Ukraine With Love: Postcards Pay Tribute to War Dead
    Jan30

    From Ukraine With Love: Postcards Pay Tribute to War Dead

    Imagine opening your mailbox and finding a postcard from eastern Ukraine informing you that someone you’ve never met died in armed conflict there …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine Wants a Wall to Keep Russia Out
    Jan30

    Ukraine Wants a Wall to Keep Russia Out

    As rumors mount of a Trump-Putin deal on Ukraine, some in Kiev talk about walling off the Russian-sponsored east. For others, thats anathema. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Kazakhstan Loses Censorship Battle in U.S. Courts — But Silences Opposition Website Anyway
    Jan30

    Kazakhstan Loses Censorship Battle in U.S. Courts — But Silences Opposition Website Anyway

    Image: Flag of Kazakhstan. Stock Photo. Kazakhstan has given up trying to use the U.S. court system to identify those who obtained and published a number of Kazakh officials’ embarrassing emails. The outcome in Kazakhstan’s nasty campaign was a victory for journalists and dissidents who have made a conscious decision to live overseas...

    Will Trump be Prosecuted for War Crimes?
    Jan30

    Will Trump be Prosecuted for War Crimes?

    Consequences for President Donald Trump’s rhetoric differ substantively from those of Candidate Trump as such may affect his personal culpability over potential crimes under international law and now that he is Commander in Chief. Incitement may be enough to create criminal culpability. However, being in the chain of command, at the very...

    The Latest: Thousands protest traveler ban in San Francisco
    Jan30

    The Latest: Thousands protest traveler ban in San Francisco

    LONDON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump, his travel ban on seven Muslim-majority countries and other immigration actions (all times local): ___ 11:30 p.m. Thousands of people chanting “Trump Out, Refugees In!” have descended for a second day on the San Francisco International Airport to protest President Donald Trump’s ban of...

    GOP warns Trump not to lift Russia sanctions after call with Putin
    Jan30

    GOP warns Trump not to lift Russia sanctions after call with Putin

    WASHINGTON — A day after Donald Trump’s first call as president with Russia’s Vladimir Putin, leading congressional Republicans made clear they oppose any attempt by the new administration to wipe away U.S. penalties imposed on Moscow by the Obama White House. “I’m absolutely opposed to lifting sanctions on the Russians,” Senate...

    Another possible reset with Russia? Trump should consider perils of Big Oil diplomacy first
    Jan30

    Another possible reset with Russia? Trump should consider perils of Big Oil diplomacy first

    Traditional Russian wooden dolls called Matryoshka depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump, hours before Donald Trump is to be sworn in as president of the United States, are displayed for sale at a street souvenir shop in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky) (Credit: AP) Energy has long...