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    Netherlands summons Russian envoy over MH17 probe criticism
    Sep30

    Netherlands summons Russian envoy over MH17 probe criticism

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Netherlands has summoned Russia’s ambassador to complain about Russian criticism of the Dutch public prosecutor’s office over the probe into the downing of Malaysian Airlines flight 17. The Russian ambassador was called Friday to the foreign ministry in The Hague over statements that the Dutch say...

    Netherlands summons Russian envoy over MH17 probe criticism
    Sep30

    Netherlands summons Russian envoy over MH17 probe criticism

    The international criminal investigation concluded that a missile which destroyed the Malaysian passenger jet over Ukraine in 2014 and killed all 298 people aboard was fired from rebel-controlled territory by a mobile launcher trucked in from Russia and hastily returned there. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    U.K. Ambassador To Ukraine Concerned About Mejlis Ban
    Sep30

    U.K. Ambassador To Ukraine Concerned About Mejlis Ban

    British Ambassador to Ukraine Judith Gough has expressed concerns over a ruling by Russia’s Supreme Court that upheld a ban on the Mejlis, the self-governing body of Crimean Tatars in Ukraine’s occupied territory of Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Dutch Government Rebukes Russian Ambassador Over MH17 Remarks
    Sep30

    Dutch Government Rebukes Russian Ambassador Over MH17 Remarks

    The Dutch Foreign Ministry has summoned Russia’s ambassador in The Hague for a diplomatic rebuke after Moscow made remarks critical of the criminal investigation into the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Fighting in Syria for a Year, Still at Odds With US
    Sep30

    Russia Fighting in Syria for a Year, Still at Odds With US

    WASHINGTON—A year after Russia waded into the war in Syria, aiming to flex its national security muscles and prop up beleaguered Syrian President Bashar Assad, Moscow appears no closer to one of its military goals: getting the U.S. to coordinate combat operations in the civil war. And prospects of a diplomatic resolution seem dim. The yearlong...

    Obama's Secret Bank Deal Helps Iran Get Nuke Missiles 
    Sep30

    Obama's Secret Bank Deal Helps Iran Get Nuke Missiles 

    Treason. This is what it looks like. The Obama administration agreed to back the lifting of United Nations sanctions on two Iranian state banks blacklisted for financing Iran’s ballistic-missile program on the same day in January that Tehran released four American citizens from prison, according to U.S. officials and congressional staff...

    ‘It Is Like A Virus’—Brussels Braces For Third Referendum Defeat In Hungary
    Sep30

    ‘It Is Like A Virus’—Brussels Braces For Third Referendum Defeat In Hungary

    On walls and billboards across Hungary a war of words has broken out. Deceptively cheery blue and yellow government posters ask shocking questions of passersby: “Did you know that nearly one million immigrants want to come to Europe from Libya alone?” “Did you know that the Paris terror attacks were carried out by immigrants?” Meanwhile, other...

    Inside Trump’s ‘cyborg’ Twitter army
    Sep30

    Inside Trump’s ‘cyborg’ Twitter army

    When Donald Trump confronted revelations that he used money from his charitable foundation to settle private legal disputes and purchase portraits of himself, a tireless army of tweeters went to work to keep the focus on Hillary Clinton’s foundation instead.Then Trump stumbled on a debate question about why he refuses to release his taxes,...

    Group Ransacks Moscow Exhibition Of Photos From Eastern Ukraine
    Sep30

    Group Ransacks Moscow Exhibition Of Photos From Eastern Ukraine

    Dozens of people, some of them in military and traditional Cossack uniforms, have destroyed photos taken from a conflict zone in eastern Ukraine at an exhibition in Moscow. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia, Ukraine Object To New Bulgarian Candidate For Top UN Post
    Sep30

    Russia, Ukraine Object To New Bulgarian Candidate For Top UN Post

    Russia and Ukraine were among several countries that raised questions about Bulgaria’s nomination of European Union commissioner Kristalina Georgieva to become the next United Nations secretary-general. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...