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    Two Russian Soldiers Detained by Ukraine Near Crimean Border
    Nov22

    Two Russian Soldiers Detained by Ukraine Near Crimean Border

    Two Russian soldiers have been detained by Ukrainian security services near the border with Crimea. The Russian Defense Ministry claimed that the two were abducted by the Security Service of Ukraine, or SBU, in Crimea on Sunday. The soldiers were identified as Ensign Maxim Evgenyevich Oditsov and Junior Sergeant Alexander Vyacheslavovich Baranov,...

    Ukraine’s Detention of 2 Servicemen Ignites Dispute With Russia
    Nov22

    Ukraine’s Detention of 2 Servicemen Ignites Dispute With Russia

    Russia said that Ukrainian Security Service operatives had abducted two of its servicemen, who were later described by Kiev as deserters from the Ukrainian Army. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine: A Revolution Betrayed
    Nov22

    Ukraine: A Revolution Betrayed

    The uprising that began on Nov. 21, 2013, brought down one regime of crooks only to see it replace with another. …read more Source: The Daily...

    American Fascism: Lessons From Russia
    Nov22

    American Fascism: Lessons From Russia

    Pity the poor Russia expert. We’re like the old Maytag repairman, sitting in our forgotten offices, hoping someone will need our help. But when our experience is called upon, it’s usually not good news. No one seeks out a grizzled old veteran of the theory wars to solve a Dostoevsky emergency. Pundits and politicians don’t look...

    Fascism Rising, Israel And America
    Nov22

    Fascism Rising, Israel And America

    Traveling from Tel-Aviv to Jerusalem, one week after “What happened, if it happened,” I find my reality becoming increasingly surreal due to distance. That’s rather surprising to me, what with Facebook and digital newspapers and the like telescoping distance, but having not yet grieved it’s been a bit of a relief. Visiting...

    Ukraine detains 2 Russian soldiers near Crimean border — and Russia is not happy
    Nov22

    Ukraine detains 2 Russian soldiers near Crimean border — and Russia is not happy

    Shamil Zhumatov/ReutersUkrainian security services have detained two Russian soldiers near the border with Crimea, with Ukraine saying the men were deserters from the Ukrainian army detained on Ukrainian-controlled territory and Russia saying they were seized in Crimea. Moscow and Kiev have been locked in conflict since Russia’s annexation...

    Abe’s Russian Dream
    Nov21

    Abe’s Russian Dream

    Next month, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will welcome Russian President Vladimir Putin to Japan for a much-anticipated summit. Since taking office in late 2012, Abe has expended considerable effort to improve Japan’s strained relationship with Russia. Abe and Putin have met on numerous occasions on the sidelines of international...

    Putin: Russia Will Take ‘Countermeasures’ to NATO Expansion
    Nov21

    Putin: Russia Will Take ‘Countermeasures’ to NATO Expansion

    President Vladimir Putin says Russia will take steps to counter NATO’s expansion to nations on its borders. In remarks made as part of a documentary film produced by American filmmaker Oliver Stone, to be aired Monday night by Russia’s REN-TV, Putin suggested Russia’s annexation of Crimea from Ukraine was motivated by fear over...

    Trump’s Foreign Policy a Cause for International Apprehension and Controversy
    Nov21

    Trump’s Foreign Policy a Cause for International Apprehension and Controversy

    The future of the relationship between the incoming Trump administration with Russia and Iran has become a major issue for the mandarins of the Republican Party, which had nominated the tycoon for the presidency; and for the leaders of the US’ European allies. The main concern is the apparent bond emerging between Russian President Vladimir...

    Russia accuses Ukraine of arresting 2 servicemen from Crimea
    Nov21

    Russia accuses Ukraine of arresting 2 servicemen from Crimea

    Russia’s Defense Ministry says Ukrainian security services have arrested two Russian servicemen. …read more Source: FOX...