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Tensions remain high as Russia investigates the downing of it's fighter jet.

Turkey downs Russian fighter jet

Russia cuts diplomatic ties with Turkey after destruction of Russian aircraftBy Seth Brandle | Contributor After Turkish military shot down a Russian warplane on the border of Turkey and Syria in late November, international tensions escalated amidst the growing Syrian conflict. Turkey claims that after the Russian plane entered Turkish […]

by · December 4, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · World/National
Obama and Putin in a battle of words

Obama and Putin in a battle of words

President Obama meets Putin at the U.N. summit to discuss policy concerning Syria By Tom Gbean | Echo The U.S. and Russia have long opposed each other on the world stage, but the antagonism reached a peaked when the leaders of the two nations met this week at the United […]

by · October 2, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · World/National
The streets of Ukraine filled with rubble after intense protest.

Constitutional Amendments Spark Protests

Ukrainians flood the streets in protest of government sanctionsBy Joseph Johns | Contributor Far-right nationalist group Svoboda and Ukrainian police forces clashed in a new string of riots early last week. This conflict represents a continuation of last year’s unrest in Ukraine. The demonstrators that assembled in front of the […]

by · September 11, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · World/National
Under the Radar: Putin’s New Groove

Under the Radar: Putin’s New Groove

Russia’s new foreign policy is a result of the West’s failure to address Russia’s interests and concerns, Putin’s defense of traditional Christian values and his need to boost popularity numbers at home.

by · February 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Editorials, World/National