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    A further 2 Ukrainian troops killed in eastern Ukraine
    Dec23

    A further 2 Ukrainian troops killed in eastern Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian official says at least two Ukrainian troops have been killed and three injured in the past 24 hours in renewed fighting in eastern Ukraine. Fighting between Russia-backed separatists and Ukrainian government troops has killed more than 9,600 people since the conflict began in April 2014. A 2015 cease-fire deal did not...

    A further 2 Ukrainian troops killed in eastern Ukraine
    Dec23

    A further 2 Ukrainian troops killed in eastern Ukraine

    A Ukrainian official says at least two Ukrainian troops have been killed and three injured in the past 24 hours in renewed fighting in eastern Ukraine. Fighting between Russia-backed separatists … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    A further 2 Ukrainian troops killed in eastern Ukraine
    Dec23

    A further 2 Ukrainian troops killed in eastern Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian official says at least two Ukrainian troops have been killed and three injured in the past 24 hours in renewed fighting… …read more Source:...

    Trump can lift some Russia sanctions. But it won’t be easy.
    Dec23

    Trump can lift some Russia sanctions. But it won’t be easy.

    If he wants to give Putin a helping hand, there will be some obstacles. Donald Trump and his surrogates have suggested that they would consider giving Vladimir Putin a multibillion-dollar gift by lifting some of Washington’s onerous sanctions on Russia. And the incoming president’s pick for secretary of state, Exxon Mobil CEO Rex...

    Partisanship is a helluva drug
    Dec23

    Partisanship is a helluva drug

    Much of what Republicans stood for during Obama’s presidency looks likely to be abandoned under Trump. Partisanship, political scientist Brendan Nyhan likes to say, is a helluva drug. Let’s look at some of its effects. At National Review, Tim Alberta has a deep dive into the House Freedom Caucus’s thinking in the era of Donald...

    The Religious Right has an unholy crush on Vladimir Putin
    Dec23

    The Religious Right has an unholy crush on Vladimir Putin

    Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures as he speaks during a joint press conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo, Japan, Friday, Dec. 16, 2016. Russia and Japan agreed Friday to hold talks on joint economic development on four islands at the center of a territorial dispute between the countries. (AP Photo/Alexander...

    SitRep: Trump and Putin Call for More Nukes; Russia Hacks Ukrainian Artillery; PEOTUS Disrupts Defense Industry
    Dec23

    SitRep: Trump and Putin Call for More Nukes; Russia Hacks Ukrainian Artillery; PEOTUS Disrupts Defense Industry

    Mike Flynn’s Business Ties; Snowden Report; Bombs Over Yemen; And Lots More …read more Source: Foreign...

    The Latest: Putin: Stick with existing talks on Ukraine
    Dec23

    The Latest: Putin: Stick with existing talks on Ukraine

    The Latest: Putin says France, Germany-led talks should remain basis for Ukraine efforts …read more Source: U.S....

    The Latest: Putin: Stick with existing talks on Ukraine
    Dec23

    The Latest: Putin: Stick with existing talks on Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) – The Latest on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s end-of-year press conference (all times local): ___ 2:35 p.m. Russian President Vladimir Putin says that peace talks sponsored by France and Germany should remain the basis for efforts to settle the conflict in eastern Ukraine. A peace deal brokered by … …read...

    The Latest: Putin: Stick with existing talks on Ukraine
    Dec23

    The Latest: Putin: Stick with existing talks on Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s end-of-year press conference (all times local): ___ 2:35 p.m. Russian President Vladimir Putin says that peace talks sponsored by France and Germany should remain the basis for efforts to settle the conflict in eastern Ukraine. A peace deal brokered by Berlin and Paris in...