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    More Alarming News from the Fronts of the New Cold War
    Aug24

    More Alarming News from the Fronts of the New Cold War

    Stephen F. CohenFinland may become yet another front, the war party may have defeated Obama on Syria policy, and dangerous desperation in Kiev. …read more Source: The...

    Poland Hunts Officer Suspected of Foreign Spy Links
    Aug24

    Poland Hunts Officer Suspected of Foreign Spy Links

    Poland’s military police is searching for a reserve officer suspected of offering himself as a double agent for an unnamed foreign intelligence service, according to a notice on the service’s official website. The man has been identified as 41-year-old Lieutenant Piotr Capala who was once stationed at an air transport base in Warsaw....

    Ukraine man, 23, who faked age for high school pleads guilty
    Aug24

    Ukraine man, 23, who faked age for high school pleads guilty

    A 23-year-old Ukrainian man who faked his name and age to attend a Pennsylvania high school has pleaded guilty to federal fraud charges. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine Man, 23, Who Faked Age for High School Pleads Guilty
    Aug24

    Ukraine Man, 23, Who Faked Age for High School Pleads Guilty

    A 23-year-old Ukrainian man who faked his name and age while attending a Pennsylvania high school has pleaded guilty to federal fraud charges …read more Source: ABC...

    To Deter Refugees, Norway Readies Fence on ex-Cold War Border
    Aug24

    To Deter Refugees, Norway Readies Fence on ex-Cold War Border

    Norway is putting up a steel fence at a remote Arctic border post with Russia after an influx of migrants last year, sparking an outcry from refugees’ rights groups and fears that cross- border ties with the former Cold War adversary will be harmed. The government says a new gate and a fence, about 200 meters (660 feet) long and 3.5 meters...

    Punitive Medicine? Crimean Tatars Shaken By Leader’s Confinement To Mental Asylum
    Aug24

    Punitive Medicine? Crimean Tatars Shaken By Leader’s Confinement To Mental Asylum

    Russia’s confinement of a Tatar activist to a psychiatric clinic in Crimea is raising fears that Moscow is reviving a Soviet-era practice to intimidate opponents of the peninsula’s annexation into silence. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Is America losing Turkey?
    Aug24

    Is America losing Turkey?

    In the dying days of Boris Yeltsin’s presidency, the great and the good in Washington scratched their heads and asked themselves: “Who lost Russia?” Post-communist Russia was more fluid than the hordes of economists, missionaries and carpetbaggers who descended on Moscow in 1992 had ever imagined. But the question itself was...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Strikes Martial Tone on Independence Day
    Aug24

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Strikes Martial Tone on Independence Day

    Troubled Ukraine put on a show of its military strength on independence day on Wednesday and President Petro Poroshenko said the country had to rely on its own might rather than international guarantees. A march-past of army, navy and airforce units and hardware in the capital was intended to highlight the capability of Ukraine’s military,...

    Olympic Weightlifting Medalists Fail Doping Retests From 2008
    Aug24

    Olympic Weightlifting Medalists Fail Doping Retests From 2008

    Eleven Olympic weightlifting medalists will be stripped of their medals after failing retests of their doping samples from the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, August 24, 2016
    Aug24

    The Morning Vertical, August 24, 2016

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...