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    Merkel Says Open To Holding Berlin Summit On Ukraine Crisis Next Week
    Oct15

    Merkel Says Open To Holding Berlin Summit On Ukraine Crisis Next Week

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she remains open to meeting Russian President Vladimir Putin next week for a summit on the ongoing conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    All about Trump: A presumed golden touch dims on closer look
    Oct15

    All about Trump: A presumed golden touch dims on closer look

    WASHINGTON — There’s nothing like a presidential campaign to shine a bright light into the nooks, crannies and back alleys of a candidate’s life. And there’s nothing like Donald Trump in the annals of U.S. politics. Some of what’s been revealed about Trump’s predatory personal interactions, business dealings, legal...

    Top House Democrats Demand FBI Inquiry Into Trump Team’s Alleged Link To Email Hack
    Oct15

    Top House Democrats Demand FBI Inquiry Into Trump Team’s Alleged Link To Email Hack

    A group of senior House Democrats is calling on the FBI to investigate the alleged connection between Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and the hack of Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta’s emails, which it’s widely suggested has Russia’s hands all over it.Reps. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), John Conyers (D-Mich.), Eliot...

    Stone ‘happy to cooperate’ with FBI on WikiLeaks, Russian hacking probes
    Oct15

    Stone ‘happy to cooperate’ with FBI on WikiLeaks, Russian hacking probes

    A longtime Donald Trump confidant said Friday he is unfazed by calls for a federal investigation into allegations he’s colluding with WikiLeaks and Russian intelligence to sabotage Hillary Clinton’s campaign. In an interview with POLITICO, Roger Stone said the FBI hasn’t contacted him to discuss his relationship with WikiLeaks...

    Weekend Roundup: Aleppo Is The 21st-Century Guernica
    Oct15

    Weekend Roundup: Aleppo Is The 21st-Century Guernica

    A fertile crossroads of trade and culture for millennia, Aleppo today is a victim of the unfathomable suffering that results when ancient enmities meet modern weapons and poisonous post-Cold War geopolitics. Its ongoing decimation by Russian and Syrian air bombardment ranks the city as an emblem of human brutality in our time comparable to the...

    Ukrainian Nationalists March In Kyiv As New Far-Right Party Is Born
    Oct14

    Ukrainian Nationalists March In Kyiv As New Far-Right Party Is Born

    Thousands of nationalists marched through Kyiv in a torchlight procession on October 14 to celebrate Ukrainian fighters past and present on a day that saw a fearsome far-right military force formally enter the country’s political fray. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Forms of Hatred
    Oct14

    Forms of Hatred

    Odi ergo sum: I hate, therefore I am. Some years ago I wrote a book about hatred, about its psychological morphology and, one might say, its historical anthropology. I arrived at a five-part taxonomy of hatred in an effort to bring under a single unitary framework what we have witnessed of its manifestations in recent times. As you might imagine,...

    The Education of Mikheil Saakashvili
    Oct14

    The Education of Mikheil Saakashvili

    The governor of Ukraine’s bucolic Odessa region wanted to take on the corrupt system. Now he’s realized he has to work with it. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ukrainians Mark Defenders’ Day As Thousands March In Kyiv
    Oct14

    Ukrainians Mark Defenders’ Day As Thousands March In Kyiv

    Thousands in Ukraine marched in support of their armed forces on the annual Defenders’ Day. An estimated 4,000 people joined the “March of Heroes” in central Kyiv, with banners proclaiming “Ukraine is united and Independent,” “Glory and honor to the defenders of Ukraine,” and “Freedom.”...

    Russian Patriarch’s visit to queen stirs some complaints
    Oct14

    Russian Patriarch’s visit to queen stirs some complaints

    LONDON (AP) — The head of Russia’s Orthodox Church begins a four-day visit to Britain Saturday that includes an audience with Queen Elizabeth II, but his visit has stirred some resistance because of his strong support of Russian President Vladimir Putin. Patriarch Kirill is set to be in London to celebrate the 300th anniversary of the...