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    Jailed Ukrainian filmmaker ‘staying’ in Russia
    Oct21

    Jailed Ukrainian filmmaker ‘staying’ in Russia

    Ukraine says Russia is refusing to hand over jailed Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who was convicted of conspiracy to commit terror attacks by a Russian military court in 2015 and … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Ukraine and Poland Point To Soviet Culpability For WWII
    Oct21

    Ukraine and Poland Point To Soviet Culpability For WWII

    Ukraine and Poland’s parliaments have approved a resolution, considering moves by both the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany as the reason for the start of World War II. The resolution, called the Declaration of Remembrance and Solidarity, states that the non-aggression pact between the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany was what led to the two...

    Jailed Ukrainian Filmmaker ‘staying’ in Russia
    Oct21

    Jailed Ukrainian Filmmaker ‘staying’ in Russia

    Ukraine says Russia is refusing to hand over jailed Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who was convicted of conspiracy to commit terror attacks by a Russian military court in 2015 and sentenced to 20 years in prison.Ukraine’s Deputy Justice Minister Sergiy Petukhov posted a… …read more Source:...

    Without debate, we need to talk about Afghanistan: Remember the longest-running war in our nation’s history?
    Oct21

    Without debate, we need to talk about Afghanistan: Remember the longest-running war in our nation’s history?

    U.S. service members pay their respects during a memorial ceremony for six Airmen killed in a suicide attack, at Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan (Credit: AP/Tech. Sgt. Robert Cloys) We have now concluded the presidential debates. Through three debates neither former Secretary Hillary Clinton nor Donald Trump — nor any of the moderators — have...

    Kyiv Says Russia Refuses To Hand Over Jailed Ukrainian Filmmaker
    Oct21

    Kyiv Says Russia Refuses To Hand Over Jailed Ukrainian Filmmaker

    Ukraine says Russia is refusing to hand over jailed Ukrainian filmmaker Oleh Sentsov. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Jailed Ukrainian filmmaker ‘staying’ in Russia
    Oct21

    Jailed Ukrainian filmmaker ‘staying’ in Russia

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine says Russia is refusing to hand over jailed Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who was convicted of conspiracy to commit… …read more Source:...

    British American Tobacco Offers To Buy Reynolds American For $47 Billion
    Oct21

    British American Tobacco Offers To Buy Reynolds American For $47 Billion

    LONDON, Oct 21 (Reuters) – British American Tobacco has offered to buy U.S. tobacco company Reynolds American Inc in a $47 billion deal that would bring together Newport, Kent and Pall Mall cigarettes in the world’s biggest listed tobacco company.The British group, which has a 42 percent stake in Reynolds, said its offer valued the...

    Donald Trump’s Very Weird Russia Thing
    Oct21

    Donald Trump’s Very Weird Russia Thing

    Click here for reuse options! There’s a toxic brew of archetypes served up in the Russia election drama, starting with Putin as the daddy Trump aims to please. Donald Trump, the Republican Party presidential nominee, has a Putin thing. The Trump campaign has a Russia thing. And Trump Tower has a Russian...

    Russia Media Engage in Disinformation Outside the Country, But Can’t Fool Their Own People
    Oct21

    Russia Media Engage in Disinformation Outside the Country, But Can’t Fool Their Own People

    Image: The Kremlin. Pixabay.com Everybody knows that Russia has mounted a wide-ranging disinformation campaign against the West, using propaganda vehicles such as the RT television network, the Sputnik news agency and cyber-trolls who attack the West on the Internet while promoting the Vladimir-Putin-loving Donald Trump. The object is to sow...

    European Leaders Debate Response to Russia’s Actions in Syria
    Oct21

    European Leaders Debate Response to Russia’s Actions in Syria

    European Union heads of state continue their summit Friday in Brussels, where the EU’s response to Russia’s bombing campaign in Syria is high on the agenda. Syrian government forces began a 3-day cease-fire in Aleppo Thursday, but their Russian allies have refused to extend the deal, despite pressure from France and Germany. Despite...