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Section: Foreign Policy (USA)

      Putin’s No-Spin Zone
      Dec29

      Putin’s No-Spin Zone

      Russian political talk shows have become circuses of angry pensioners, cornered liberals, and camo-clad Ukrainian rebels. And they’re more popular than ever. …read more Source: Foreign...

      U.S. Sends Putin A Reminder to Stop Meddling In Ukraine
      Dec22

      U.S. Sends Putin A Reminder to Stop Meddling In Ukraine

      The U.S. slapped additional penalties on Russia for its continuing actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: Foreign...

      Ukraine to Fred Durst: You Chose Russia, and You Can’t Have Us Both
      Dec22

      Ukraine to Fred Durst: You Chose Russia, and You Can’t Have Us Both

      American singer Fred Durst loves Russia so much that a few months ago he told a Russian radio host he “wouldn’t mind getting a Russian passport.” And Russia loves him back: In October, ahead of a lengthy tour across the country, Moscow’s embassy in London tweeted that if Durst wanted to live in Crimea — a … …read more...

      What Does Putin Want?
      Dec19

      What Does Putin Want?

      The Russian leader has been stirring the pot from Crimea to Syria — but to what end? …read more Source: Foreign...

      Situation Report: SEALs in Afghanistan accused of abuse; DefSec Carter in email flap; Baghdad rejects U.S. help; Putin admits troops in Ukraine; defense contractor drama; Germany flying over Syria; and lots more
      Dec17

      Situation Report: SEALs in Afghanistan accused of abuse; DefSec Carter in email flap; Baghdad rejects U.S. help; Putin admits troops in Ukraine; defense contractor drama; Germany flying over Syria; and lots more

      By Paul McLeary with Adam Rawnsley Big news: Despite graphic and detailed testimony from several U.S. soldiers and Navy personnel that U.S. Navy SEALs viciously abused Afghan detainees and randomly shot at locals while deployed to a small outpost in Afghanistan in 2012, the commandos have been cleared of any wrongdoing, according to a potentially...

      Watch Ukraine’s Interior Minister Throw Water at the Former President of Georgia
      Dec16

      Watch Ukraine’s Interior Minister Throw Water at the Former President of Georgia

      Footage has been released of a tense fight between Ukrainian government officials. …read more Source: Foreign...

      Brawls in Ukraine’s Parliament Are Almost as Good as Hockey Fights
      Dec11

      Brawls in Ukraine’s Parliament Are Almost as Good as Hockey Fights

      Fights broke out in Ukraine’s parliament Friday, and it was far from the first time. …read more Source: Foreign...

      For Putin, The War on Terror Makes for Good Politics
      Dec03

      For Putin, The War on Terror Makes for Good Politics

      Russian President Vladimir Putin gave his annual address on Thursday. Ukraine was conspicuously absent, but the war on terrorism was not. …read more Source: Foreign...

      Eka Zguladze-Glucksmann
      Dec01

      Eka Zguladze-Glucksmann

      For Instilling the Maidan’s Spirit in Ukraine’s Police Force …read more Source: Foreign...

      Situation Report: Turkey downs Russian jet; the Dutch and Brits mull striking Syria; details of the U.S. role in the Saudi bombing campaign in Yemen; U.S. Special Ops arrive in Ukraine; and lots more
      Nov24

      Situation Report: Turkey downs Russian jet; the Dutch and Brits mull striking Syria; details of the U.S. role in the Saudi bombing campaign in Yemen; U.S. Special Ops arrive in Ukraine; and lots more

      By Paul McLeary with Adam Rawnsley BREAKING: Turkey shot down a Russian jet it says violated Turkish airspace on Tuesday, after Turkish officials say they warned the jet to turn around “10 times within five minutes” when it strayed into Turkish airspace. The Russian Ministry of Defense confirmed that one of its jets was shot … …read...