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    Russia Charges Crimean Tatar Official With Undermining Territorial Integrity
    Jan30

    Russia Charges Crimean Tatar Official With Undermining Territorial Integrity

    Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) has filed extremism charges against a leading Crimean Tatar official in the annexed Ukrainian region of Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Anxious Ukraine Risks Escalation In ‘Creeping Offensive’
    Jan30

    Anxious Ukraine Risks Escalation In ‘Creeping Offensive’

    Ukrainian forces, anxious to show their newfound strength, have launched what many are calling a “creeping offensive” in the war against Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Sees Another Spike in Military Casualties
    Jan30

    Ukraine Sees Another Spike in Military Casualties

    Seven Ukrainian soldiers were killed in clashes initiated by pro-Russian separatists in the last two days, according to Kiev’s military. The casualties represented a spike in violence in Ukraine’s east, which has been embroiled in conflict since Russia first annexed the Crimean Peninsula in early 2014. Reuters reported that, according...

    The Significant Downside if Trump Plays Nice With Russia?
    Jan30

    The Significant Downside if Trump Plays Nice With Russia?

    In December 2016, businessman and former Trump foreign policy advisor Carter Page presented a lecture in Moscow at the state-run news agency Rossiya Segodnya, where he blamed America for “arrogant foreign policies” towards Russia and talked about “restoration” of the U.S.-Russia relationship under President Donald Trump....

    The Significant Downside if Trump Plays Nice With Russia?
    Jan30

    The Significant Downside if Trump Plays Nice With Russia?

    In December 2016, businessman and former Trump foreign policy advisor Carter Page presented a lecture in Moscow at the state-run news agency Rossiya Segodnya, where he blamed America for “arrogant foreign policies” towards Russia and talked about “restoration” of the U.S.-Russia relationship under President Donald Trump....

    Refugee ban puts Jewish asylum seekers in limbo
    Jan30

    Refugee ban puts Jewish asylum seekers in limbo

    Demonstrators at JFK airport in New York protesting Donald Trump’s executive order banning immigrants from certain countries, Jan. 28, 2017. (Bryan R. Smith/AFP/Getty Images) (JTA) — A year after they submitted their application for asylum in the United States, Shahi and his mother expected to be let in. As Iranian Jews who applied for...

    Gen. McChrystal is right — in fact, Russian leaders think they already are at war
    Jan30

    Gen. McChrystal is right — in fact, Russian leaders think they already are at war

    General Stanley McChrystal perhaps shocked many when he spoke out on the chance of a war in Europe — aside from the continuing conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Putin’s Russia in Biggest Arctic Military Push Since Soviet Fall
    Jan30

    Putin’s Russia in Biggest Arctic Military Push Since Soviet Fall

    By Andrew Osborn Murmansk, Russia (Reuters) – The nuclear icebreaker Lenin, the pride and joy of the Soviet Union’s Arctic great game, lies at perpetual anchor in the frigid water here. A relic of the Cold War, it is now a museum. But nearly three decades after the Lenin was taken out of service to be turned into a visitor attraction,...

    7 troops reported killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine
    Jan30

    7 troops reported killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine

    5 troops reported killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine …read more Source:...

    Still in exile, Shakhtar Donetsk picks new home
    Jan30

    Still in exile, Shakhtar Donetsk picks new home

    Shakhtar Donetsk is on the move again. After nearly three years in exile because of the conflict in eastern Ukraine, Shakhtar says it has completed a deal to move into … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...