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    Former NATO Chief: The United States Should Be the World’s ‘Policeman’
    Sep30

    Former NATO Chief: The United States Should Be the World’s ‘Policeman’

    Anders Fogh Rasmussen was prime minister of Denmark from 2001 to 2009, and months later began serving as NATO secretary general until 2014. He is currently promoting his new book, The Will to Lead: America’s Indispensable Role in the Global Fight for Freedom. The Washington Free Beacon interviewed Mr. Rasmussen during a visit this week to...

    Finns: The Dutch Asked us to Keep Buk Missile Test Secret
    Sep30

    Finns: The Dutch Asked us to Keep Buk Missile Test Secret

    Finland’s president says the Netherlands had asked the Nordic country to keep secret some tests it made with Russian-built missiles similar to the one believed to have downed a Malaysian passenger jet over Ukraine in 2014.President Sauli Niinisto said Friday that Finland… …read more Source:...

    Finns: The Dutch asked us to keep Buk missile test secret
    Sep30

    Finns: The Dutch asked us to keep Buk missile test secret

    Finland’s president says the Netherlands had asked the Nordic country to keep secret tests it made with Russian-built missiles similar to the one believed to have downed a Malaysian passenger jet over Ukraine in 2014 …read more Source: U.S....

    Finns: The Dutch asked us to keep Buk missile test secret
    Sep30

    Finns: The Dutch asked us to keep Buk missile test secret

    Finland’s president says the Netherlands had asked the Nordic country to keep secret some tests it made with Russian-built missiles similar to the one believed to have downed a Malaysian passenger jet over Ukraine in 2014. …read more Source: FOX...

    Finns: The Dutch Asked Us to Keep Buk Missile Test Secret
    Sep30

    Finns: The Dutch Asked Us to Keep Buk Missile Test Secret

    Finland’s president says the Netherlands had asked the Nordic country to keep secret tests it made with Russian-built missiles similar to the one believed to have downed a Malaysian passenger jet over Ukraine in 2014 …read more Source: ABC...

    Rising national pride noted in Ukraine in the face of Russian military aggression
    Sep30

    Rising national pride noted in Ukraine in the face of Russian military aggression

    KYIV – Last week Ukraine’s Parliament, the Verkhovna Rada, voted not to recognize elections to Russia’s State Duma because Crimea was an election district. Urging the international community to follow suit, a strong majority of 264 lawmakers called the vote on the illegally annexed territory “illegitimate,” concluding that the entire...

    The audacity of Nadiya Savchenko: former prisoner speaks in Washington
    Sep30

    The audacity of Nadiya Savchenko: former prisoner speaks in Washington

    WASHINGTON – “Russian propaganda made the mistake of using me as an example, and I just became too expensive for them. I am a person who never gives up,” said Nadiya Savchenko, a former prisoner of war, current member of Ukraine’s Parliament, and one of the country’s most popular politicians, on September 22. Three days […]...

    Israel’s President Confronts Ukrainians With Their Past
    Sep30

    Israel’s President Confronts Ukrainians With Their Past

    Many in Ukraine don’t want to hear about their heroes’ participation in the Holocaust. But Israel’s President Rivlin didn’t shy away from the truth. …read more Source: Foreign...

    A Japanese Phone Line to Nowhere and Nowhere to Go in Aleppo: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing
    Sep30

    A Japanese Phone Line to Nowhere and Nowhere to Go in Aleppo: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing

    One Last Thing Before I Go Miki Meek | This American Life Producer Miki Meek tells the story of a phone booth in Japan that attracts thousands of people who lost loved ones in the 2011 tsunami and earthquake. A Japanese TV crew from NHK Sendai filmed people inside the phone booth, whose phone is not connected to anything at all.* * *Young Rural...

    International criminal probe blames missile from Russia for MH17 tragedy
    Sep30

    International criminal probe blames missile from Russia for MH17 tragedy

    NIEUWEGEIN, The Netherlands – An international criminal investigation into the MH17 tragedy in eastern Ukraine in 2014 has determined the Malaysian Airlines passenger jet was shot down by a Buk anti-aircraft missile fired from separatist-controlled territory in Ukraine. The Joint Investigation Team (JIT) further determined that the missile system...