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2 hrs ago | CNN

Westerners joining Syria fight

Concerns about westerners joining the fight in Syria dominated the annual Aspen National Security Forum with top U.S. government officials equating the threat from the stalemated Syrian civil war to that posed by al Qaeda's Yemen affiliate.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine

13 hrs ago | News24

.com | Journalists in the firing line

Congratulations! You're in the inner circle. One of your pieces has been selected as an Editor's Choice article! Considering that Snuki Zikalala did not want to give South African reporter Paula Slier a post reporting in the Middle East because she is "Jewish," and he believed that this would contribute to her bias, Paula, if anything, is one of ... (more)


Related Topix: Journalism, World News, Ukraine

Wed Jul 23, 2014

News Max

Obama's Reluctance to Arming Any Rebels Stiffened by MH17 Strike

The downing of a Malaysian passenger aircraft in Ukraine may stiffen Obama administration resistance to providing heavy armaments to rebels -- or even besieged governments -- seeking U.S. help in hotspots around the world.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama,

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Cato Institute

Why Putin's Proxy War an Abject Failure

Someone among the pro-Russian groups in Eastern Ukraine that he has been supporting is likely responsible for the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 with 298 innocent civilians onboard.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Opinion


Are the pro-Russian rebels terrorists?

On Saturday, in the wake of the rocket attack that downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko urged the U.N. secretary-general to recognize the two main rebel groups in his country, the Donetsk People's Republic and the Luhansk People's Republic, as terrorist organizations.


Related Topix: Terrorism, Vladimir Putin, World News, Ukraine, Opinion


Robinson: This is why we didn't arm Syrian rebels

In Westbury closed due to accident on Northern State Pkwy WB between Post Ave/X32 and Meadowbrook Pkwy/X31a in Carle Place.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Westbury, NY, Carle Place, NY, Oyster Bay, NY, Opinion

Daily Mail

Malaysia Airlines defends rerouting flight over Syria war zone just ...

The holiday snaps you wish you had taken: Award-winning travel photos capture elegant macaques, a tiny lion cub and robots riding camels in Oman 'It's a mark of respect for the victims': Malaysia Airlines bans use of MH17 flight number ... as country prepares for drop in tourism in wake of tragedy Making hay while the sun shines! Business is ... (more)


Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Malaysia, Ukraine, Travel

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Bangkok Post

Bodies leave Ukraine war zone, truce...

A train carrying the remains of 280 people killed in the Malaysian plane disaster was finally allowed to leave a rebel-held region in eastern Ukraine as the militants declared a truce Tuesday around the crash site.


Related Topix: Train Disaster, Journalism, World News, Malaysia, Ukraine, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Payvand News of Iran

Three elections, three reactions: Ukraine, Egypt and Syria

On Friday 27 June, Ukraine's new president Petro Poroshenko signed a trade and economic pact with the European Union.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Foreign Policy

Overlooked Syrian Conflict Hits New Death Toll Record

As the world focused on Ukraine and Gaza over the weekend, the bloodiest 48-hour period in Syria's civil war went largely unnoticed.


Related Topix: Syria, World News, Middle East, Ukraine


Kerry's Latest Reckless Rush to Judgment

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry delivers remarks on Syria at the Department of State in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 30, 2013.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin, Ukraine, US News, Liberal Political News

Independent Women's Forum

What We Learned about President Obama Last Week

President Obama's emotionless first response that the downing of the Malaysia Airlines jet that took the lives of almost three hundred innocent people over Ukrainian farmland "may" have been a "terrible tragedy" stunned the world.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine


Malaysia Airlines flies over Syrian airspace - Flightradar24

Malaysia Airlines re-routed a Kuala Lumpur-to-London flight over Syrian airspace on Sunday after its usual route over Ukraine was closed, flight tracking data showed on Monday.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Malaysia,

The Daily Beast

MH17 Was Awful, but It's Probably UniqueBy Dave Majumdar

Shoulder-mounted anti-aircraft missiles remain a concern for commercial jets as they take off and land, but last week's tragedy in Eastern Ukraine isn't cause for fresh alarm.


Related Topix: Terrorism, World News, Ukraine, US Military, US Air Force

Cybercast News Service

Sen. Graham: 'Obama Has Become the King of Indecision'

Sen. Lindsey Graham expressed disbelief on Sunday after Secretary of State John Kerry said the United States "has never been more engaged in helping to lead in more places than we are now."


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Lindsey Graham, World News, Ukraine

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Next 25 Articles

Hundreds of Christian families fled their homes in Mosul Saturday before a jihadist ultimatum threatening their communityA s centuries-old presence in the northern Iraqi city expired.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Ukraine, US News, US Politics, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat, Patrick Leahy

Mail & Guardian

Jihadists kill 270 in raid on Syria gas field, says NGO

Jihadists have killed 270 Syrian regime fighters, civilian security guards and staff since seizing a gas field in Homs, a monitoring group said.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Social Software, Activism

Fri Jul 18, 2014

State Department

Daily Press Briefings : Daily Press Briefing - July 18, 2014

MS. PSAKI : I have one item for all of you at the top. We condemn in the strongest possible terms the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant's barbaric stoning of a woman yesterday in Tabqa, Syria.


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Establishment Begins Building the Case Against Putin for Downing of MH-17

You have to give it to the extremists that run the US government war machine these days, they are predictable to a fault.


Related Topix: Prison, Vladimir Putin, World News, Ukraine, US News, Liberal Political News

KCBD-TV Lubbock

1 American dead in Malaysia Airlines crash, Obama calls for cease fire

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Friday demanded that an independent investigation take place into what downed the airplane.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Ukraine, Canada