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    Savchenko Visits Ukraine Areas Held By Separatists In Bid To Free Prisoners
    Feb25

    Savchenko Visits Ukraine Areas Held By Separatists In Bid To Free Prisoners

    Ukrainian lawmaker Nadia Savchenko visited areas of eastern Ukraine held by Russia-backed separatists on February 24 to meet with Ukrainian prisoners there, irking many of her compatriots in Kyiv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    How to Know When a Trump Story Becomes a Scandal
    Feb25

    How to Know When a Trump Story Becomes a Scandal

    What are the chances the larva of the Russia scandal now growing on the Trump presidency will mature into pupa form and ultimately emerge, wings flapping, as a spitting, snarling adult scandal? The elements of a rip-roaring scandal already exist. The president has cultivated—there is no other word for it—a screwy relationship with Russia’s...

    Angst in the Church of America the Redeemer
    Feb25

    Angst in the Church of America the Redeemer

    (Credit: ideabug via iStock) Apart from being a police officer, firefighter, or soldier engaged in one of this nation’s endless wars, writing a column for a major American newspaper has got to be one of the toughest and most unforgiving jobs there is. The pay may be decent (at least if your gig is with one of the major papers in New York or...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb25

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    A Ukrainian lawmaker visited the rebel-held east on Friday to meet with Ukrainian prisoners there, a trip that irked many in Ukraine. Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb25

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian lawmaker visited the rebel-held east on Friday to meet with Ukrainian prisoners there, a trip that irked many in… …read more Source:...

    Vote on UN Syria sanctions could come soon; Russia vows veto
    Feb24

    Vote on UN Syria sanctions could come soon; Russia vows veto

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Nations urging the U.N. to ban helicopter sales to Syria and impose other sanctions over chemical weapons use are pressing toward a Security Council vote shortly, saying the body needs to take action after attacks the U.S. envoy called “barbaric.” But Russia is vowing a veto. Britain’s deputy U.N. ambassador, Peter...

    Trump Isn’t Sounding Like a Russian Mole
    Feb24

    Trump Isn’t Sounding Like a Russian Mole

    With his latest effusive remarks to Reuters on the importance of expanding the U.S. nuclear arsenal, President Donald Trump has sent the press into a panic once again.What the press has largely ignored about Trump’s latest pronouncement is an obvious truth that undermines its own narrative: someone who was safely in Vladimir Putin’s...

    Ukrainian Lawmaker Visits Rebel East, Urges Prisoner Release
    Feb24

    Ukrainian Lawmaker Visits Rebel East, Urges Prisoner Release

    A Ukrainian lawmaker visited the rebel-held east on Friday to meet with Ukrainian prisoners there, a trip that irked many in Ukraine.Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years in a Russian prison before her release last year, visited a prison in the rebel-held city of… …read more Source:...

    The Road to Power in Ukraine Runs Through Donald Trump
    Feb24

    The Road to Power in Ukraine Runs Through Donald Trump

    When Kiev can’t reliably get hold of the White House, even a Miss Universe contestant will start conducting diplomacy. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb24

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    A Ukrainian lawmaker has visited the rebel east to meet with Ukrainian prisoners held by the rebels. Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years in a Russian prison before … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...