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    The Putin’s ‘Puppet’ Accusations Speak Volumes About the Sad State of U.S.-Russia Relations
    Oct20

    The Putin’s ‘Puppet’ Accusations Speak Volumes About the Sad State of U.S.-Russia Relations

    In the third U.S. presidential debate, the candidates traded accusations about who is really a puppet of Russian President Vladimir Putin. Even allowing for the overheated atmosphere of the U.S. election this cycle, it speaks volumes about the sad state of U.S.-Russian relations that a centerpiece of the most crucial conversation leading up to...

    Trump: We don’t know that Russia is hacking the US election. Experts: Yes, we do.
    Oct20

    Trump: We don’t know that Russia is hacking the US election. Experts: Yes, we do.

    At Wednesday night’s presidential debate, Donald Trump asserted that nobody has any idea who is behind the email hacks of the Democratic National Committee and top Clinton aide John Podesta — despite the US intelligence community having officially blamed Russia. “She has no idea whether it’s Russia, China, or anybody else,” Trump...

    US, Britain weigh new sanctions on Russia. But have the old ones worked?
    Oct20

    US, Britain weigh new sanctions on Russia. But have the old ones worked?

    Though Russia’s economy has suffered in recent years, due in part to Western sanctions over Russian activities in Ukraine, the Kremlin – and the Russian public – have shown little sign of yielding. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Can Donald Trump be stopped?
    Oct20

    Can Donald Trump be stopped?

    Donald Trump (Credit: Reuters/Rick Wilking) This article originally appeared on AlterNet. In the aftermath of the final presidential debate, Republican leaders and elected officials will no longer be able to shirk their responsibility to curb Donald Trump — who has become a clear and present danger not only to their party but to this country. He...

    Russian Military Holds Missile Exercise Near Western Border
    Oct20

    Russian Military Holds Missile Exercise Near Western Border

    MOSCOW—The Russian military has conducted drills involving state-of-the art missiles near the nation’s western border, amid tensions in relations with the West. The Defense Ministry said Thursday that the drills involved Iskander-M missiles. The war games were held at a shooting range near the city of Luga, about 100 kilometers (60 miles)...

    EU leaders lash Russia over Syria but split on sanctions
    Oct20

    EU leaders lash Russia over Syria but split on sanctions

    BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders lashed out at Russia Thursday, criticizing its backing for the Syrian regime and accusing it of atrocities in the besieged city of Aleppo. “It is vital that we work together to continue to put pressure on Russia to stop its appalling atrocities, its sickening atrocities, in Syria,” British Prime Minister...

    Russia Carries Out Missile Drills Near NATO Border
    Oct20

    Russia Carries Out Missile Drills Near NATO Border

    Russia has carried out military drills involving its ballistic-missile systems in the west of the country, only around 100 miles from its nearest border with NATO, its Ministry of Defence announced. The drill, involving short-range ballistics system Iskander-M took involved around 100 troops and 20 missile units, at a military range in the city...

    Why Trump Terrifies the Republicans Who Created Him and His Movement
    Oct20

    Why Trump Terrifies the Republicans Who Created Him and His Movement

    Click here for reuse options! Some of Trump’s debate responses just proved how dangerous he really is. In the aftermath of the final presidential debate, Republican leaders and elected officials will no longer be able to shirk their responsibility to curb Donald Trump — who has become a clear and present danger not only to their party but...

    Russian military holds missile exercise near western border
    Oct20

    Russian military holds missile exercise near western border

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian military has conducted drills involving state-of-the art missiles near the nation’s western border, amid tensions in relations with the West. The Defense Ministry said Thursday that the drills involved Iskander-M missiles. The war games were held at a shooting range near the city of Luga, about 100 kilometers (60...

    Serbia Calls EU Pressure To Join Russia Sanctions ‘Unacceptable’
    Oct20

    Serbia Calls EU Pressure To Join Russia Sanctions ‘Unacceptable’

    Serbia’s top diplomat complained that the European Union is putting “unacceptable” pressure on the Balkan country to impose sanctions against Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...