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    Russia Prolongs Pretrial Detention Of Ukrainian Journalist
    Nov28

    Russia Prolongs Pretrial Detention Of Ukrainian Journalist

    A court in Moscow has prolonged the pretrial detention of Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko, who has been held in Russia on suspicion of espionage. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Germany has only modest hopes for Ukraine talks on Tuesday
    Nov28

    Germany has only modest hopes for Ukraine talks on Tuesday

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany has only modest expectations for a meeting of foreign ministers in Minsk on Tuesday to discuss plans for… …read more Source:...

    Saakashvili Rallies Supporters In Kyiv
    Nov28

    Saakashvili Rallies Supporters In Kyiv

    Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president, rallied supporters of the new political movement he has launched to challenge for power in Ukraine. The gathering, in Kyiv on November 27, called for early parliamentary elections. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Norway plans to spend $1.15 billion on 5 Boeing Poseidon military aircraft
    Nov28

    Norway plans to spend $1.15 billion on 5 Boeing Poseidon military aircraft

    WikipediaOSLO (Reuters) – Norway plans to order five Boeing Co P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol planes to maintain its surveillance capacity and meet future security challenges, the NATO country’s Defence Ministry said. Following an agreement in Norway’s parliament to boost long-term military spending, the 9.83 billion Norwegian...

    A Russia reset? Maybe not yet.
    Nov28

    A Russia reset? Maybe not yet.

    After a phone call between Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin days after the U.S. election, Russian media buzzed that Putin might host Trump this winter to kick off what the Kremlin described as their joint effort to “normalize ties” between the U.S. and Russia.The talk of an early state visit remains speculative. But...

    Yanukovych Expected To Be Questioned At Kyiv Trial Of Berkut Riot Police
    Nov28

    Yanukovych Expected To Be Questioned At Kyiv Trial Of Berkut Riot Police

    Exiled former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych is due again to be questioned as a witness at a trial of five former police officers accuse of shooting protesters in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Opens Criminal Case Against Ukrainian Military Commanders
    Nov28

    Russia Opens Criminal Case Against Ukrainian Military Commanders

    Prosecutors in Russia have launched a criminal case against Ukrainian security agencies for alleged war crimes committed in the eastern Ukrainian Donbas region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Fake News Fake Story
    Nov28

    The Fake News Fake Story

    “Fake stories” are in the news. The narrative goes something like this: fabricated accounts that misrepresent “the truth” are proliferating on the internet, and once they appear on a social networking site, they are frequently spread far and wide, often doing serious damage along the way to whatever or whomever was the target of the initial...

    Francois Fillon wins conservative presidential primary in France
    Nov28

    Francois Fillon wins conservative presidential primary in France

    (Charles Platiau/Reuters) PARIS — Francois Fillon won France’s first-ever conservative presidential primary Sunday after promising drastic free-market reforms and a crackdown on immigration and Islamic extremism, beating a more moderate rival who had warned of encroaching populism. “President! President!” chanted the former prime...

    Fillon Wins France’s Conservative Presidential Primary
    Nov27

    Fillon Wins France’s Conservative Presidential Primary

    PARIS—Francois Fillon won France’s first-ever conservative presidential primary Sunday after promising drastic free-market reforms and a crackdown on immigration and Islamic extremism, beating a more moderate rival who had warned of encroaching populism. “President! President!” chanted the former prime minister’s supporters as he...