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11 hrs ago | Juan Cole

Open-Ended Ceasefire reached in Israel/ Gaza: But how Long will it Last?

The Palestinians could argue that they have won some concessions. New checkpoints will be open and restrictions on imports into Gaza by Israel will be eased.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Entertainment, Television, US News, Liberal Political News

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Reuters

Ukraine rebel movement faces uncertain future

The resignations were abrupt and unexpected, two quick-fire blows to a separatist movement already suffering reversals on the battle field of eastern Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Entertainment, Television

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Nation

Coming in from the cold

View of the Glienicke Bridge over the Havel river in Potsdam, just outside Berlin.

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Related Topix: Germany Travel, Berlin, Germany Travel, Travel, World News, Europe Travel, Germany, Entertainment, Television

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Daily Reporter

Putin tones down rhetoric on Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin traveled to a much-hyped meeting in Crimea amid expectations of more saber-rattling over Ukraine, but he instead struck a conciliatory note and called for peace in a speech Thursday that received surprisingly brief coverage on Russian television.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Entertainment, Television, World News, Ukraine, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

CTV

Putin gives cautious speech, possibly leading towards easing crisis

Russian President Vladimir Putin addresses members of Crimea parliament during a meeting in Mria sanatorium about 30 kilometres from Yalta, Crimea, on Aug. 14, 2014.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Ukraine, Entertainment, Television

Fox News

Putin strikes conciliatory note on Ukraine, signaling desire to de-escalate crisis

Russian President Vladimir Putin traveled to a much-hyped meeting in Crimea amid expectations of more saber-rattling over Ukraine, but he instead struck a conciliatory note and called for peace in a speech Thursday that received surprisingly brief coverage on Russian television.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Entertainment, Television, World News, Ukraine, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Commentary Magazine

We Now Know: Gaza Edition

The fog of war often means the first draft of history makes the greatest impact but needs to be corrected by later drafts.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Israel, World News, Middle East, Terrorism

The Raw Story

Russell Brand rips Bill O'Reilly for turning to communist East Germany for immigration ideas

On the latest episode of his web-series "The Trews," comedian Russell Brand tackled the question of immigration reform by offering commentary on a segment from The Bill O'Reilly Show in which the Fox New host spoke to Karl Rove.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Entertainment

Wed Aug 06, 2014

National Review Online

SlideshowRC-135 Rivet Joint

A tense encounter last month between an American surveillance plane and Russian fighters over the Baltic Sea was the latest instance of provocative, Cold-War era posturing involving the two nations.

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Related Topix: Russia, World News, Asia, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Music!, Thriller, Crime Movies, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Vocal, Marilyn Monroe, Los Angeles, CA

Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Daily Beast

'Archer' Goes Rogue and - Unreboots'

The animated spy series was nominated for a well-deserved Emmy for its batshit crazy fifth season.

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Related Topix: Archer, Entertainment, Television, Emmy Awards, H. Jon Benjamin, Aisha Tyler

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Project Syndicate

Europe's Blast from the Past

If there is one historical episode that still makes most Europeans shiver, even after a century, it is the outbreak of World War I, the seminal European catastrophe, which began in the last days of July 1914.

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Related Topix: History in the News, Entertainment, Television, Vladimir Putin, Israel, World News, Middle East, Opinion

Asia Times

Reuven Brenner The 'non-state' solution for Gaza

The 'non-sate' solution By Reuven Brenner US Secretary of State John Kerry and his predecessor, Hillary Clinton, stick to their firm belief that a two-state solution is the only way to end the long-running Middle East conflict involving Israel and Palestine They are mistaken.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Entertainment, Television

Sun Aug 03, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

US spy plane crosses into Sweden to evade Russians

Washington: In an encounter reminiscent of the Cold War, an American reconnaissance plane crossed into Swedish air space last month as it sought to avoid being intercepted by Russian fighters, US military officials said on Sunday.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Entertainment, Television, US Military, US Air Force, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization),

Wed Jul 30, 2014

BayouBuzz.com

Greenbrier bunker hidden piece of history

Every night when New Orleans Saints players lay their practice-weary heads down in their rooms at The Greenbrier resort, they're drifting off to sleep on top of one of the biggest secrets of the Cold War.

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Washington Examiner

How the Obama-Vladimir Putin relationship died

There have been so many new lows in the relationship between President Obama and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin , that it's easy to forget how confident Obama was in forging a new partnership with the Kremlin after his election in 2008.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Entertainment, Television, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Politics, Joe Biden

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Daily Record

Views from the nation

As last week slammed to a close with searing images of a Malaysia Airlines jet smoldering in Ukrainian fields, the American president who once ran for office promising "to deal with the world as it is rather than what it might be" stepped to the microphones to give a not-so-subtle warning to Russia about igniting Cold War II.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin, Train Disaster, Opinion

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