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    Govt troops, rebels claims cease-fire violations
    Dec24

    Govt troops, rebels claims cease-fire violations

    Both the Ukrainian government and Russia-backed rebels in the east of the country say a new cease-fire has been violated. …read more Source: FOX...

    Govt troops, rebels claims cease-fire violations
    Dec24

    Govt troops, rebels claims cease-fire violations

    Both the Ukrainian government and Russia-backed rebels say a new cease-fire has been violated …read more Source: U.S....

    Govt troops, rebels claims cease-fire violations
    Dec24

    Govt troops, rebels claims cease-fire violations

    MOSCOW (AP) — Both the Ukrainian government and Russia-backed rebels in the east of the country say a new cease-fire has been violated. Separatist mouthpiece Donetsk News Agency said on Saturday government troops had opened fire at least 140 times since midnight on Friday, the time both parties had agreed to cease fire in the conflict that began...

    Govt troops, rebels claims cease-fire violations
    Dec24

    Govt troops, rebels claims cease-fire violations

    Both the Ukrainian government and Russia-backed rebels in the east of the country say a new cease-fire has been violated. Separatist mouthpiece Donetsk News Agency said on Saturday government troops … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Govt troops, rebels claims cease-fire violations
    Dec24

    Govt troops, rebels claims cease-fire violations

    Both the Ukrainian government and Russia-backed rebels in the east of the country say a new cease-fire has been violated. Separatist mouthpiece Donetsk News Agency said on Saturday government troops … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Chinese carrier carries out fighter drills on open seas
    Dec24

    Chinese carrier carries out fighter drills on open seas

    BEIJING (AP) — China’s military says its first aircraft carrier group has carried out a series of fighter launch, recovery and air combat exercises in the Yellow Sea ahead of a scheduled voyage farther afield. The Defense Ministry announced late Friday that the Liaoning carrier group conducted the drills in the Yellow Sea in recent days,...

    ‘Indefinite’ Cease-Fire Set For Eastern Ukraine Ahead Of Christmas Holiday
    Dec24

    ‘Indefinite’ Cease-Fire Set For Eastern Ukraine Ahead Of Christmas Holiday

    An “indefinite” cease-fire recently negotiated beween Ukraine’s government and Russia-backed separatists in the east is due to start at midnight on December 24. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Skeptics Doubt Ukraine Hack, Its Link to DNC Cyberattack
    Dec24

    Skeptics Doubt Ukraine Hack, Its Link to DNC Cyberattack

    Malware used to hack Democratic National Committee servers during the 2016 elections was also used to hack an artillery-targeting app in Ukraine, and might have caused Ukrainian military losses to pro-Russian forces, according to a report released this week by CrowdStrike, a cybersecurity company. “Ukraine’s artillery men were targeted by...

    Obama Signs New Law Restructuring U.S. International Media
    Dec24

    Obama Signs New Law Restructuring U.S. International Media

    President Barack Obama has approved legislation that would consolidate oversight of U.S. nonmilitary broadcasting in the hands of a single chief executive, an overhaul that supporters laud as a much-needed reform but critics warn could endanger journalistic independence. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Stop Poking the Bear
    Dec24

    Stop Poking the Bear

    Robert W. Merry Security, Eurasia Give diplomacy a chance. Stop provoking Moscow. Editor’s Note: TNI’s January/February 2017 print issue convened a symposium on the most significant national-security challenge awaiting the Trump administration. You can find all entries in the series here. THE GRAVEST crisis facing America and the West...