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    Interview: U.S. Weapons To Help Ukrainians ‘Defend Themselves’
    Apr02

    Interview: U.S. Weapons To Help Ukrainians ‘Defend Themselves’

    U.S. Senator Rob Portman said lethal defensive weapons that the United States will soon deliver to Ukraine could help bring peace to the country by deterring future aggression by Russia-backed separatists. Portman made the comments in an interview with RFE/RL’s Rostyslav Khotin on April 2 in Prague, a day before heading to Ukraine on a...

    Interview: U.S. Weapons To Help Ukrainians ‘Defend Themselves’
    Apr02

    Interview: U.S. Weapons To Help Ukrainians ‘Defend Themselves’

    U.S. Senator Rob Portman said lethal defensive weapons that the United States will soon deliver to Ukraine could help bring peace to the country by deterring future aggression by Russia-backed separatists. Portman made the comments in an interview with RFE/RL’s Rostyslav Khotin on April 2 in Prague, a day before heading to Ukraine on a...

    The hacked emails at the center of Mueller’s Russia investigation, explained
    Apr02

    The hacked emails at the center of Mueller’s Russia investigation, explained

    The leaks that plagued the DNC, John Podesta, and others are crucial to the collusion probe. Were any Trump associates involved? There’s one positively enormous shoe that still hasn’t dropped in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference with the 2016 campaign: an indictment about all those hacked...

    Emmanuel Macron, the New King of Europe?
    Apr02

    Emmanuel Macron, the New King of Europe?

    “You as a political project are in denial.” Those words are now part of the EU lexicon thanks to Nigel Farage’s speech in the European Parliament following the Brexit referendum. Farage’s point: despite Brexit, the European Union was unwilling to concede that its process of centralization had gone too far. Farage had a point then, and...

    This Terrifying Video Shows What Happens if Washington, D.C. Was Attacked with a Nuke
    Apr02

    This Terrifying Video Shows What Happens if Washington, D.C. Was Attacked with a Nuke

    Harry J. Kazianis Security, Enter World War III? While we all can certainly debate what is or isn’t a modern-day existential threat in its present form, we can all certainly agree terrorists and also lesser capable nation-states (consider impoverished North Korea, who has an economy smaller than Ethiopia, for example) are able to develop...

    Pope Francis Calls for Peace in Easter Message
    Apr01

    Pope Francis Calls for Peace in Easter Message

    (VATICAN CITY) — On Christianity’s most joyful day, Pope Francis called for peace in a world marked by war and conflict, “beginning with the beloved and long-suffering land of Syria” and extending to Israel, where 15 Palestinians were killed on the Israeli-Gaza border two days before Easter Sunday. Francis reflected on the power of...

    German Minister Wants to Rebuild Trust with Russia After Spy Standoff
    Apr01

    German Minister Wants to Rebuild Trust with Russia After Spy Standoff

    German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas wants to resume dialogue with Russia and gradually improve ties after diplomatic expulsions over a nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy in England that Britain blames on Russia, he said on Sunday. Conservative German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Maas have joined the United States and other European...

    Immigrant grandparents come to US to baby-sit
    Apr01

    Immigrant grandparents come to US to baby-sit

    When Rita Shekhtman came to America from Ukraine in 1991, her two grandchildren were already living with their parents in Northeast Philadelphia. She and her husband arrived to take care … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Immigrant grandparents come to US to baby-sit
    Apr01

    Immigrant grandparents come to US to baby-sit

    When Rita Shekhtman came to America from Ukraine in 1991, her two grandchildren were already living with their parents in Northeast Philadelphia. She and her husband arrived to take care … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Hearts ache, anger surges after Siberian mall fire kills 64
    Apr01

    Hearts ache, anger surges after Siberian mall fire kills 64

    A woman lays flowers at the Russian Embassy, in Kiev, Ukraine, Wednesday, March 28, 2018, to pay tribute to victims of Sunday’s fire in a shopping mall in the Siberian city of Kemerovo. Writing on the poster reads: “Kemerovo, we… …read more Source: The Bismarck...