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    Russian intelligence says it detained Ukrainian spy
    Oct03

    Russian intelligence says it detained Ukrainian spy

    The Russian intelligence agency FSB says it has detained a Ukrainian journalist who is suspected of spying in Russia. The FSB claimed in a statement on Monday that Roman Sushchenko … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Kim Kardashian Held at Gunpoint in Paris Hotel Room By Fake Police
    Oct03

    Kim Kardashian Held at Gunpoint in Paris Hotel Room By Fake Police

    Two armed men dressed as fake police held reality star Kim Kardashian West at gunpoint in a robbery at her Paris hotel room Sunday night, according to her spokesperson. “Kim Kardashian West was held up at gunpoint inside her Paris hotel room this evening, by two armed masked men dressed as police officers. She is badly shaken but physically...

    Want to be a ‘foreign agent’? Serve in Congress first
    Oct02

    Want to be a ‘foreign agent’? Serve in Congress first

    Saudi Arabia’s long-standing reservoir of goodwill on Capitol Hill had already been dwindling for years when Congress voted to allow the families of 9/11 victims to sue the kingdom over its alleged involvement in the terrorist attacks. But Saudi Arabia still has lots of allies among retired members of Congress— the ones it pays, at least....

    The World Still Needs America
    Oct02

    The World Still Needs America

    Anders Fogh Rasmussen’s support for the transatlantic alliance was tested by fire the year he was elected prime minister of Denmark in 2001. Following 9/11, Denmark proved to be one of the United States’ closest allies, deploying over 4 percent of its active-duty military to the NATO mission in Afghanistan and suffering one of the...

    Ukrainian Army, Separatists Withdraw From Flashpoint Town
    Oct02

    Ukrainian Army, Separatists Withdraw From Flashpoint Town

    The Ukrainian military and Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine have announced a pullback from a frontline city as agreed upon in a demilitarization deal agreed to last month. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    MH17 Update: Lockerbie-Style Tribunal Should Be Considered To Prosecute Suspects, Australia Says
    Oct02

    MH17 Update: Lockerbie-Style Tribunal Should Be Considered To Prosecute Suspects, Australia Says

    Australia is seeking a Lockerbie-style tribunal to prosecute those responsible for shooting down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said Sunday. She added that the names of the suspects might be confirmed by the end of the year …read more Source: International Business...

    Australian FM: MH17 Suspects To Be Known In Months And Prosecuted
    Oct02

    Australian FM: MH17 Suspects To Be Known In Months And Prosecuted

    Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says the people responsible for shooting down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine two years ago could be known by the end of 2016 and will be prosecuted. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Australia Says MH17 Missile Suspects Might Be Confirmed By Year-End
    Oct02

    Australia Says MH17 Missile Suspects Might Be Confirmed By Year-End

    Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said on Sunday the names of those responsible for shooting down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014 might be confirmed by the end of the year.“By the end of the year, maybe early next year, the list of those that we believe should be held accountable will be confirmed and then there must be...

    Latest Vote on Next UN Leader Goes to Guterres Again
    Oct01

    Latest Vote on Next UN Leader Goes to Guterres Again

    Sergey Lavrov, Russia’s foreign minister, whispering to Sameh Shoukry, Egypt’s foreign minister, at a UN Security Council meeting on Sept. 21, 2016, on Syria. The next UN secretary-general will inherit the gruesome war in that country. AMANDA VOISARD/UN PHOTO António Guterres, a former prime minister of Portugal who most recently was...

    Ukrainian rebels and government report partial weapons withdrawal
    Oct01

    Ukrainian rebels and government report partial weapons withdrawal

    Manu Brabo/AP MOSCOW — Ukrainian government forces and separatist rebels say they have pulled back heavy weapons in only one out of three planned locations on the front line in eastern Ukraine. Both sides in the conflict that has killed more 9,600 people since it began in 2014 said Saturday they had pulled back at the village of Zolote northwest...