Wednesday, June 24, 2015

M.N.: Valerie Jarrett: "The Power Behind The Throne". And what are the powers behind her? - Headlines - 3:01 PM 6/24/2015 | » Lone Russian Lawmaker To Oppose Crimean Annexation Charged With Embezzlement 24/06/15 11:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks | » European Foreign Ministers Urge Iran to Stand By Nuclear Framework 22/06/15 11:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks



Queen baffled by portrait gift as she asks German president: 'Is that supposed to be my father?' 



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President Gauck's official welcome for Queen gets off to distinctly awkward start when monarch reacts with disdain to her official present


Headlines - 6.23-24.15

Ex-CIA director: U.S. wide open to grid attack

NEWS: US Federal agencies are wide open for hackers and cyberspies | U.S. Power Grid Being Hit With ‘Increasing’ Hacking Attacks, Government Warns - Headlines - 7:31 AM 6/24/2015
NEWS: Lone Russian Lawmaker To Oppose Crimean Annexation Charged With Embezzlement
NEWS: Judicial Watch called Valerie Jarrett, "a liberal extremist who wields tremendous power in the White House"
U.S. Scolds China for Online Attacks - NYTimes.com
NATO Retools for Long-Haul Standoff With Russia - ABC News
Washington, Beijing confront differences on cyber security and South China Sea
China Is Challenging Superiority of U.S. Air Power: Pentagon - NBC News
Why China warned the US to stay away - BBC News
US Federal agencies are wide open for hackers and cyberspies
OPM vs. FBI on government hacking numbers - CNNPolitics.com
U.S. Power Grid Being Hit With ‘Increasing’ Hacking Attacks, Government Warns | Washington Free Beacon
Personnel office not the worst in terms of lax cybersecurity - US News
Hundreds of .Gov Credentials Found In Public Hacker Dumps | WIRED
NATO Returns Its Attention to an Old Foe, Russia - The New York Times
Pentagon to boost military equipment in Europe amid Moscow anger - The Washington Post
US Senate Revives Obama Trade Agenda
Iran's leader issues ultimatums as deadline for nuclear deal nears
Iran nuclear talks: Khamenei rejects key US demands - BBC News
Migrants Jump on Trucks as Under-Channel Traffic Resumes - ABC News
Calais crisis: Hundreds of Britons stranded as migrants exploit strike chaos - Telegraph
Obama Ordering Changes in U.S. Hostage Policies - The New York Times
Obama to okay negotiating with terrorists over hostages - CNNPolitics.com
France tightens bonds with Saudis
WikiLeaks: NSA Eavesdropped on Last 3 French Presidents | TIME
François Hollande calls emergency meeting after WikiLeaks claims US spied on three French presidents | World news | The Guardian
Police: Man With Machete Injured Woman in Popular NYC Park - ABC News
Freddie Gray’s Death Was Homicide, Autopsy Says - NYTimes.com
Report: Islamic State Winning Propaganda War Against U.S. | Washington Free Beacon
Islamic State mints its own 'Islamic Dinar' coins - Telegraph
U.S. Touts Kurdish Gains Against Islamic State As Model For Iraq
U.S. response to Kurdish advances in Syria tempered by caution

M.N.: Valerie Jarrett: "The Power Behind The Throne". 

And what are the powers behind her?

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FBI investigations targeted Valerie Jarrett’s family
Just Like Obama, Valerie Jarrett’s Family Investigated by FBI For Communist Ties – FBI Files Included… | The Last Refuge
Judicial Watch obtains FBI Investigative Files On Valerie Jarrett's Family - Allen West Republic
Articles: Obama's Strange Dependence on Valerie Jarrett
Valerie Jarrett, The Obama Whisperer | The New Republic
Obama adviser behind leak of Hillary Clinton’s email scandal | New York Post
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Current News - 2015

NATO - News: NATO Defence Ministers to take decisions on strengthening collective defence, 24-Jun.-2015
BRUSSELS: NATO chief: 'We will not be dragged into arms race' | World | Columbus Ledger Enquirer
Cold War Without the Fun - NYTimes.com
NATO-Russia collision? | TribLIVE
Joint Press Conference with Secretary Carter, Lithuanian Minister of Defense Oleskas, Latvian State Secretary of Defense Sarts and Estonian Minister of Defense Mikser in Tallinn, Estonia
Peter Singer: How a future World War III could be a cyberconflict - CSMonitor.com
Personnel Office Not the Worst in Terms of Lax Cybersecurity - ABC News
The Grand Dilemma: What Is the Most Dangerous Threat to America? | The National Interest
The New Saudi-Russian Axis: Should America Worry? | The National Interest
U.S. will no longer prosecute families who try to pay ransom for hostages - LA Times
Ransom for ISIS hostages? Obama administration to loosen US hostage policies - CSMonitor.com
Local News | The News Tribune
Poll: Trump near top of GOP pack in New Hampshire - CNNPolitics.com
The world 'largely likes' the US, says global survey - BBC News
Who is DC murder suspect Darron Dellon Dennis Wint ? - CNN.com
Freddie Gray Autopsy Leaked: Officers Didn't Provide Medical Help
Report: Autopsy Finds 'High-Energy Injury' in Gray's Death - ABC News
Freddie Gray death: Autopsy shows homicide, paper says - CNN.com
Director of Troubled Puerto Rico Public Power Company Quits - ABC News
U.S. charges 17 members of Colombia gang with drug trafficking
Phila. FBI head Edward Hanko to retire next month

6.23-24.15

What Is Whiteness? - The New York Times
Man Accidently Shoots Himself During Gun Safety Class - ABC News
US Celebrates Father's Day
Al Jazeera Journalist Held in Germany Awaits Verdict on Egyptian Arrest Warrant - The New York Times
From Piyush to Bobby: How does Jindal feel about his family’s past? - The Washington Post
PressTV-Three Americans shot in New Jersey
Chicago Man Reportedly Dies Shielding Mother From Gunfire
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6.20.15

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Blind, Elderly Man Beheaded in L.A.; Head Still Missing, Says Cousin - Breitbart
Former White House Top Chef Missing After New Mexico Hiking Trip - ABC News
Police Investigate Upstate N.Y. Prison Escape Lead After Possible Sighting - NBC News
New York escapees on run as prison officer is suspended
Theater shooting prosecutors rest after emotional case - TimesLeaderOnline.com | News, Sports, Jobs and Community Info for Belmont County - Times Leader
Recap of Recent Posts at Just Security (June 13–19) | Just Security
Hillary Clinton: 'America's long struggle with race is far from finished' - LA Times
Hillary Clinton calls for "common-sense gun reforms" after Charleston - CBS News
Al-Jazeera journalist arrested in Germany - BBC News
German police arrest Al Jazeera journalist in Berlin - Telegraph

News Topics - June 2015


Hemingway's Havana Home to Get $900,000 in US Improvements 

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A U.S. foundation will ship nearly $900,000 in supplies to build a state-of-the-art facility to preserve Ernest Hemingway's books, letters and photos — the first major export of construction materials to Cuba since President Barack Obama loosened the trade embargo on the island.   The Boston-based Finca Vigia Foundation has been trying for years to help Cuba stop thousands of pages of documents from slowly disintegrating in the baking heat and dripping humidity of the sprawling...

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» Lone Russian Lawmaker To Oppose Crimean Annexation Charged With Embezzlement
24/06/15 11:44 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Russian authorities have charged Ilya Ponomaryov, the lone State Duma representative to vote against the 2014 annexation of Crimea from Ukraine, with embezzlement.
» Biden Urges Honest, Direct Talks Between U.S., China
24/06/15 11:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday issued warnings about China’s behavior in cyberspace and in the South China Sea.
» Court Rules Britain Spied on Rights Groups
24/06/15 11:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. British intelligence agents spied on two foreign human rights groups, a special U.K. court found, in a rare glimpse into the government’s spying practices.
» Islamic State Destroys Two Mausoleums in Palmyra
24/06/15 11:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. Islamic State has destroyed two mausoleums in the historic central town of Palmyra, the head of the Antiquities and Museums Department in Damascus said.
» WorldViews: The global cult of Edward Snowden keeps growing
24/06/15 11:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post. DRESDEN, Germany -- When tourist Lars Lewandowski passed Edward Snowden Square in the eastern German city of Dresden on Tuesd...
» France rebukes U.S. after leaked reports claim years of spying
24/06/15 11:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post. BERLIN — French President Francois Hollande convened high-level emergency meetings on Wednesday after the disclosure of purpo...
» WorldViews: Putin’s approval ratings hit 89 percent, the highest they’ve ever been
24/06/15 11:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post. MOSCOW — Think Russians are tiring of conflict with the West? Not according to President Vladimir Putin’s approval ratings, w...
» Queen And Duke Begin State Visit To Germany
24/06/15 11:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. Later the Queen will meet Chancellor Angela Merkel and lay a wreath at a memorial for the victims of war and dictatorship.
» Islamic State's New Currency Is Monkey Nuts
24/06/15 11:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. The terror group's new "Islamic Dinar" coin is just another way of garnering yet more publicity, writes Sky's Sam Kiley.
» IS Destroys Ancient Burial Chambers At Palmyra
24/06/15 11:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World News - Breaking international news and headlines | Sky News. The tomb of a Sufi scholar and a descendant of the Imam Ali are blown up by militants at the historic desert city in Syria.
» Barack Obama tells Muslim Americans the US is ‘one big family’ – video
24/06/15 11:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. The US president, Barack Obama, has hosted an iftar dinner at which he told Muslim Americans they are all part of 'one big family'. At the annual White House's feast-brea...
» French ferry workers burn tyres on Eurotunnel tracks - video
24/06/15 11:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. French ferry workers protest on Tuesday by burning tyres on the Eurotunnel train tracks, forcing the suspension of services between France and the UK in both directions. ...
» Angela Merkel receives the Queen for a tour of the chancellery - video
24/06/15 11:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news + Video | The Guardian. The Queen continues her state visit to Germany with a visit to the chancellery in Berlin, where she is received by the chancellor, Angela Merkel. Merkel and the Queen pau...
» Queen baffled by portrait gift as she asks German president: 'Is that supposed to be my father?'
24/06/15 11:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World news. President Gauck's official welcome for Queen gets off to distinctly awkward start when monarch reacts with disdain to her official present
» Grisly ISIS Video Seems Aimed at Quashing Resistance - New York Times
24/06/15 11:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. New York Times Grisly ISIS Video Seems Aimed at Quashing Resistance New York Times BEIRUT, Lebanon — Propagandists for the Islamic State released a video on Tuesday showing the group's...
» Cyber spying imperils US-China ties, officials warn - The Australian
24/06/15 11:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. The Australian Cyber spying imperils US-China ties, officials warn The Australian Top US officials have issued stern admonitions about China's behaviour in cyberspace, warning it could...
» Hemingway's Havana Home to Get $900,000 in US Improvements
24/06/15 11:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. A U.S. foundation will ship nearly $900,000 in supplies to build a state-of-the-art facility to preserve Ernest Hemingway's books, letters and photos — the first major export of construct...
» US Defense Chief Meets With NATO Counterparts
24/06/15 11:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. U.S. Defense Secretary of Defense Ash Carter is due to meet with his NATO counterparts in Brussels Wednesday to discuss plans for dealing with Russia's actions in Ukraine. Secretary Carte...
» Gory IS Video Sends Message to Possible Defectors
24/06/15 11:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Islamic State extremists posted online another gruesome video broadcasting the brutal killings of accused spies and alleged apostates. This time death by drowning, being blown up by a roc...
» Eurotunnel says Channel tunnel traffic resumes after strike - Reuters
24/06/15 11:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Top Stories - Google News. Mirror.co.uk Eurotunnel says Channel tunnel traffic resumes after strike Reuters PARIS, June 24 Traffic through the Channel Tunnel linking Britain and France has resumed, a spoke...
» Why the Arrest of Rwanda’s Intelligence Chief in the U.K. Is Causing Waves
24/06/15 11:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TIME. The arrest of Rwanda’s intelligence chief Karenzi Karake on Saturday in connection with war crimes threatens to disrupt the U.K.’s relationship with Rwanda. Louise Mushikiwabo, Rwanda’s foreign minis...
» NATO Chief: Alliance Won't Be 'Dragged Into Arms Race' With Russia
24/06/15 11:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has said that the alliance will not engage in an arms race with Russia but must counter Moscow's "aggressive actions" in Ukraine.
» EU Plans To Step Up Fight Against Russian Propaganda
24/06/15 11:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The European Union aims to counter Russian propaganda by boosting support for independent media in "Eastern Neighborhood" countries and increasing awareness of "disinform...
» Trade Accord, Once Blocked, Nears Passage
24/06/15 11:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. President Obama’s ambitious trade push is back on track, after several near-death moments, in large measure because top Republicans stood by him.
» AP Exclusive: Document outlines big-power nuke help to Iran
24/06/15 11:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 11:07 a.m. EDT. VIENNA (AP) -- A confidential document obtained by The Associated Press shows that the U.S. and others negotiating a nuclear deal with Iran are ready to offer high-tech ...
» Valerie Jarrett - Google Search
24/06/15 09:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Valerie Jarrett - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/" rel="nofollow">https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/</a> Valerie _ Jarrett Cached Wikipedia Loading... Valerie ...
» OPM vs. FBI on government hacking numbers
24/06/15 09:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Story highlights OPM is dealing with an unprecedented breach The total number of records affected remains unknown Washington (CNN) The cyber-breach at the Office of Personnel Management uncovered in recent mo...
» FBI investigations targeted Valerie Jarrett’s family
24/06/15 09:00 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WND. President Obama and Valerie Jarrett Valerie Jarrett has been one of Barack Obama’s closest advisers in the Oval Office and it’s no secret her family history is checkered with adherents to ...
» Report: Islamic State Winning Propaganda War Against U.S.
24/06/15 07:25 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. A fighter of the Islamic State holds an IS flag and a weapon on a street in the city of Mosul / Reuters BY: Bill Gertz The U.S. government is losing the propaganda war to Islamic St...
» US Federal agencies are wide open for hackers and cyberspies
24/06/15 07:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Business Insider. WASHINGTON (AP) — Passwords written down on desks. Outdated anti-virus software. "Perceived ineptitude" in information technology departments. The federal government, which holds se...
» WikiLeaks: NSA Eavesdropped on Last 3 French Presidents
24/06/15 07:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Comments on: feed-explorer. (PARIS) — WikiLeaks published documents late Tuesday that it says show the U.S. National Security Agency eavesdropped on the last three French presidents, releasing materi...
» U.S. Power Grid Being Hit With ‘Increasing’ Hacking Attacks, Government Warns
24/06/15 07:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. AP BY: Adam Kredo Major attacks on the U.S. power grid system are “increasing,” with hackers stepping up efforts to penetrate critical systems and to implant malicious s...
» 3,015,5783,015,5782015-06-23Headlines - 6.23.15 - 8.43 pm
23/06/15 20:59 from Mike Nova - Google+
3,015,578 3,015,578 2015-06-23 Headlines - 6.23.15 - 8.43 pm NATO Returns Its Attention to an Old Foe, Russia - The New York Times Pentagon to boost military equipment in Europe amid Moscow anger - The Washington Post US Senate Revives O...
» Accidental Drowning Blamed in Death of Ex-White House Chef
23/06/15 19:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. New Mexico medical investigator rules death of ex-White House chef was accidental drowning
» Britain Struggles to Stem Flow of Radicalized Youth to Islamic State
23/06/15 19:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. In front of banks of TV cameras last week, three men pleaded for their wives and children to come home.  Earlier this month, the wives, who are sisters, disappeared with their nine childr...
» The Kurds Are Building a Country with Every Victory Over ISIS
23/06/15 19:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TIME. Ethnic Kurds—who on Tuesday scored their second and third significant victories over ISIS in the space of eight days—are by far the most effective force fighting ISIS in both Iraq and Syr...
» What Is Whiteness? - The New York Times
23/06/15 18:09 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . THE terrorist attack in Charleston, S.C., an atrocity like so many other shameful episodes in American history, has overshadowed the drama of Rachel A. Dolezal’s yearslong passing for black. And for goo...
» AP Top News at 4:05 p.m. EDT
23/06/15 17:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TheUnion local.com | TheUnion.com. AP Top News at 4:05 p.m. EDT Brady appeal continues into late afternoon at NFL offices NEW YORK (AP) - Tom Brady and representatives from the players' union have been mee...
» US Senate Revives Obama Trade Agenda
23/06/15 17:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. The U.S. Senate has again advanced legislation to facilitate the approval of two trade pacts spanning the Atlantic and the Pacific. Tuesday’s procedural vote revived President Barack Obam...
» Former Warlords Unite To Fight Taliban In Afghanistan's North
23/06/15 17:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Atta Mohammad Noor, the powerful governor of Afghanistan's Balkh Province, says he has forged an alliance with the unlikeliest of candidates -- former rival warlord and F...
» US and China look at ways to improve future ties
23/06/15 17:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AFP's YouTube Videos. From: AFP Duration: 00:51 Keep up-to-date with the latest news, subscribe here: http://bit.ly/AFP-subscribe The United States and China candidly laid bare their differences Tuesda...
» Iran's Khamenei rules out freezing sensitive nuclear work for long period
23/06/15 17:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. ANKARA (Reuters) - Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday ruled out freezing sensitive nuclear work in the country for a long time and said sanctions imposed on it sho...
» Pope to stay away from homeland during South American visit
23/06/15 17:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 4:52 p.m. EDT. BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- Pope Francis' homeland of Argentina is not on the itinerary for his South American tour in July....
» NSA spied on French presidents: WikiLeaks - Reuters
23/06/15 17:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from World - Google News. Reuters NSA spied on French presidents: WikiLeaks Reuters PARIS The United States National Security Agency spied on French presidents Jacques Chirac, Nicolas Sarkozy and Francois Holla...
» NSA spied on French presidents: WikiLeaks
23/06/15 17:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. PARIS (Reuters) - The United States National Security Agency spied on French presidents Jacques Chirac, Nicolas Sarkozy and Francois Hollande, WikiLeaks said in a news release publishe...
» Iran’s Supreme Leader Stiffens His Position on Nuclear Talks
23/06/15 17:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. Ayatollah Ali Khamenei ruled out a freeze on Iran’s sensitive nuclear work for long periods and insisted that all sanctions must be lifted immediately.
» US 'spied on French presidents'
23/06/15 17:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. US intelligence spied on French Presidents Chirac, Sarkozy and Hollande from 2006 to 2012, WikiLeaks documents say
» Official Says Mexican Forces Capture Cartel Leader's Son
23/06/15 17:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Mexico security official says forces capture son of leader of Jalisco New Generation cartel
» Putin criticizes US but offers to cooperate on global crises - Yahoo News
23/06/15 16:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. Yahoo News Putin criticizes US but offers to cooperate on global crises Yahoo News ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Despite the showdown with the West over Ukraine, Moscow wants to cooper...
» Saudi's star prince keeps rising, visits Putin in St. Petersburg - Brookings Institution (blog)
23/06/15 16:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. Financial Times Saudi's star prince keeps rising, visits Putin in St. Petersburg Brookings Institution (blog) President Vladimir Putin and Prince Mohammed also discussed the war in Yem...
» Vladimir Putin versus a vast conspiracy - Livemint
23/06/15 16:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. Livemint Vladimir Putin versus a vast conspiracy Livemint In a recent Washington Post column, Sergei Guriev, one of Russia's top economic thinkers, warned that President Vladimir Putin...
» Charlie Rose on how Vladimir Putin sees the world - PBS NewsHour (blog)
23/06/15 16:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. The Guardian CBC.ca Charlie Rose on how Vladimir Putin sees the world PBS NewsHour (blog) Charlie Rose interviewed Russian President Vladimir Putin today at the St. Petersburg Internat...
» Putin: We won World Cup bid fairly - BT.com
23/06/15 16:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. BT.com Putin : We won World Cup bid fairly BT.com Russian president Vladimir Putin has insisted that the 2018 football World Cup will go ahead in his country, despite the launch of an ...
» Putin says Harper will change his mind on Russia in G8 if US tells him to - CBC.ca
23/06/15 16:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. CBC.ca Putin says Harper will change his mind on Russia in G8 if US tells him to CBC.ca "I don't want to offend anyone, but if the United States says Russia should be returned to the G...
» Putin Says Hague Court Has No Jurisdiction Over Russia - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
23/06/15 16:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. Yahoo News UK Putin Says Hague Court Has No Jurisdiction Over Russia RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty Putin suggested that part of Russia's legal strategy will be to deny the jurisdiction ...
» Putin's Nuclear Saber Rattling: What Is That All About? - Newsweek
23/06/15 16:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. Newsweek Putin's Nuclear Saber Rattling: What Is That All About? Newsweek On June 16, Russian President Vladimir Putin visited a new “military-patriotic recreation park” near Moscow. H...
» Putin keeps saying Ukrainians and Russians are the same - here's the main ... - Business Insider
23/06/15 16:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. Business Insider Putin keeps saying Ukrainians and Russians are the same - here's the main ... Business Insider Ever since his aggressive annexation of Crimea began in March 2014, Russ...
» Was Kudrin Offering Putin a Graceful Exit? - The Moscow Times
23/06/15 16:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. The Moscow Times Was Kudrin Offering Putin a Graceful Exit? The Moscow Times Putin does not need a new electoral mandate for reforms. He needs a clean slate to relaunch his stumbling p...
» Putin Bites Back After Canada's G8 Barb - The Moscow Times
23/06/15 16:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. The Moscow Times Putin Bites Back After Canada's G8 Barb The Moscow Times After Canada voiced its staunch objection to the prospect of Russia's return to the Group of Eight (G8), Presi...
» Will Putin Lead Russia to Glory or Disaster? (Op-Ed) - The Moscow Times
23/06/15 16:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. The Moscow Times Will Putin Lead Russia to Glory or Disaster? (Op-Ed) The Moscow Times Russians take pride in the fact that whenever Russia has experienced a severe blow to its ability...
» US hopes Russia may change direction when Vladimir Putin is gone - The Guardian
23/06/15 16:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. The Guardian US hopes Russia may change direction when Vladimir Putin is gone The Guardian US defence secretary Ash Carter said the US and Nato needed a “strong but balanced” approach ...
» How Vladimir Putin learned to stop worrying and love the bomb - Reuters Blogs (blog)
23/06/15 16:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. How Vladimir Putin learned to stop worrying and love the bomb Reuters Blogs (blog) Barrack (Obama) doesn't call Vladimir ( Putin ); reportedly, they dislike each other. What Obama had ...
» The Fantasy Mr. Putin Is Selling - New York Times
23/06/15 16:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. New York Times The Fantasy Mr. Putin Is Selling New York Times President Vladimir Putin of Russia is not veering from the mythology he created to explain away the crisis over Ukraine. ...
» Putin Tells Russians That It's Their 'Holy Duty' to Be Patriotic - Bloomberg
23/06/15 16:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. STRATFOR Putin Tells Russians That It's Their 'Holy Duty' to Be Patriotic Bloomberg Russians bear a “holy duty” to be patriotic as the country commemorates the 74th anniversary of Nazi...
» Meet Eliot Higgins, Putin's MH17 Nemesis - Newsweek
23/06/15 16:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. Newsweek Meet Eliot Higgins, Putin's MH17 Nemesis Newsweek Meet Eliot Higgins, Putin's MH17 Nemesis. By Maxim Tucker / June 22, 2015 9:14 AM EDT. 06_26_MH17_02. 6/22/15 at 9:14 AM. 06_...
» Lithuania says it's not scared of no Putin, even if NATO is. And Monday's ... - National Post
23/06/15 16:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. National Post Lithuania says it's not scared of no Putin , even if NATO is. And Monday's ... National Post 1. Give us first-past-the-post, or give us death. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian W...
» Putin's War: The Ukraine Cease-Fire That Never Was - Newsweek
23/06/15 16:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. Newsweek Putin's War: The Ukraine Cease-Fire That Never Was Newsweek Putin's War: The Ukraine Cease-Fire That Never Was. By Nolan Peterson 6/22/15 at 1:19 PM. 0622_pisky. World. Member...
» What It's Like to Grow Up Under Putin in Chechnya - TIME
23/06/15 16:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. TIME What It's Like to Grow Up Under Putin in Chechnya TIME It is hard to avoid the gaze of Russian President Vladimir Putin when traveling around the region of Chechnya. His portraits...
» Russia 'aggression': US nuclear missile commander says Vladimir Putin's ... - The Independent
23/06/15 16:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. The Independent Russia 'aggression': US nuclear missile commander says Vladimir Putin's ... The Independent The US commander in charge of most of America's nuclear missiles has warned ...
» With an Assist From Putin, Greece — for Now — Wins - Foreign Policy
23/06/15 16:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. Foreign Policy With an Assist From Putin , Greece — for Now — Wins Foreign Policy According to Mujtaba Rahman, head of the Eurasia Group's European practice, the Greek prime minister's...
» Putins Plot to Get Texas to Secede - Politico
23/06/15 16:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. Politico Putins Plot to Get Texas to Secede Politico Since the breakup of the Soviet Union two decades ago, many Russians have come to blame the United States for their plight; a seeth...
» Undoing Moscow's Shift West - Foreign Affairs
23/06/15 16:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Putin - Google News. Foreign Affairs Undoing Moscow's Shift West Foreign Affairs The answer is crucial for the years and decades ahead, particularly since Putin fits a leadership mold: many Russian leaders...
» Lew: U.S. Seeks 'Candid' Talks With China on Cybersecurity
23/06/15 16:05 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WSJ.com: World News. U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew warned top Chinese officials that failure to address U.S. concerns over cybersecurity and other strategic and economic affairs threatens one of the wo...
» Biden: US, China Must Cooperate Despite Intense Differences
23/06/15 16:04 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Biden: US, China need to work together despite intense differences
» Study: Scant Evidence That Medical Pot Helps Many Illnesses
23/06/15 16:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Medical marijuana unproven to help many illnesses its used for, major research analysis finds
» US won't prosecute hostages' families who pay ransom
23/06/15 15:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AP Top Headlines At 2:31 p.m. EDT. WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Obama administration will make clear that families of Americans held by terror groups will not be prosecuted if they pay ransoms, part of a broad r...
» Tom Holland named as next Spider-Man
23/06/15 15:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. The 19-year-old star of The Impossible and Wolf Hall will swing into action as New York’s favourite super-son with a cameo in Captain America: Civil War Tom Holland, of Kingst...
» Activist's conviction to be quashed after undercover officer testified at trial
23/06/15 15:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Network Front | The Guardian. Michael Gracia to win appeal against guilty verdict for assaulting a police officer after co-defendant at original case used fake ID to appear in court The criminal conviction...
» Meet the Newest 'Spider-Man' Tom Holland
23/06/15 15:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. And we have our new Spider-Man -- Tom Holland.
» Jailed Venezuela opposition leader Lopez ends hunger strike
23/06/15 15:22 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. CARACAS (Reuters) - Jailed Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez ended a 30-day hunger strike on Tuesday after one of his demands, that a date be set for this year's parliamentar...
» Britain Holds Rwanda Spy Chief on Spanish War Crimes Charges
23/06/15 15:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > World. The Rwandan intelligence chief, Karenzi Karake, is wanted on war crimes charges involving genocide and the killing of Spanish aid workers in the 1990s.
» White House to Release Review of Hostage Policies
23/06/15 15:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TIME. The White House will release a long-awaited review of U.S. hostage policy on Wednesday, spokesman Josh Earnest confirmed Tuesday. Earnest said the report would include a policy directive and an execu...
» Ex-Dominican anti-drug official gets U.S. prison time for drug scheme
23/06/15 15:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former top official of the Dominican Republic's main counter-drug agency was sentenced on Tuesday to four years in a U.S. prison after pleading guilty to conspir...
» ISIS defeat could offer blueprint for success
23/06/15 15:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from CNN.com - World. ISIS has been forced from one of its stronghold outposts, a key access point to its self-declared capital, where it was entrenched for two years. And the defeat along a vital stretch of te...
» State Department: ISIS new leader among terror groups
23/06/15 15:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from CNN.com - World. In the eyes of the State Department, ISIS is beating al Qaeda at being the world's leading terrorist group.
» U.S. sending tanks and armor to Europe
23/06/15 15:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from CNN.com - World. The U.S. military will be sending dozens of tanks, Bradley armored fighting vehicles and self-propelled howitzers to allied countries in the Baltics and Eastern Europe in response to Russi...
» Key Issues, and What Lies Ahead, for Obama's Trade Agenda
23/06/15 15:17 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Key issues, and what lies ahead, for Obama's trade agenda
» Isis in Syria: Militants carry out threat to destroy Unesco-protected historical sites as they are forced to retreat from Palmyra
23/06/15 15:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from - News RSS Feed. Isis has begun carrying out its threat to destroy structures in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, blowing up at least two monuments at the Unesco-protected site as Syrian government troo...
» ISIS fighter is executed for spreading Aids after he donated blood in Syria and passed on the virus to at least one other Islamist and a 15-year-old Yazidi sex slave
23/06/15 15:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. The unnamed Indonesian blood donor is understood to have sparked panic among ISIS fighters based in Shaddadi, south Hasaka province, when it emerged he was suffering from Aids.
» Senators fear car 'recall fatigue'
23/06/15 15:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. US senators warn of car 'recall fatigue' as they grill regulators and carmakers about progress in the faulty airbag recall.
» OPM Chief: Contractor's Credential Used to Breach System
23/06/15 15:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. OPM chief: Hacker used contractor's credential to break into agency's database
» Islamic State urges followers to escalate attacks in Ramadan
23/06/15 15:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. CAIRO/AMMAN (Reuters) - Islamic State urged its followers on Tuesday to escalate attacks against Christians, Shi'ites and Sunni Muslims fighting with a U.S.-led coalition against the u...
» Former Ballet Star Albert Evans Dead at 46
23/06/15 15:03 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Albert Evans, former New York City Ballet star, dead at 46 after short illness
» Fast Track trade bill clears hurdle
23/06/15 15:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - World. Legislation key to US President Barack Obama's trade agenda has passed a key hurdle in the Senate, just two weeks after it appeared to have failed.
» Iran's Khamenei says U.S. wants to destroy Tehran's nuclear industry: TV
23/06/15 15:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Reuters: World News. ANKARA (Reuters) - Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Tuesday the United States wanted to destroy entirely the Islamic republic's nuclear industry, state TV reported.
» Ash Carter: Not confident Gitmo can be closed by end of Obama presidency
23/06/15 15:02 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. The defense secretary joined CBS News for an exclusive interview in Tallinn, Estonia
» Russia's 'satirical Wikipedia' suspends activity after government pressure
23/06/15 14:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia | The Guardian. Lurkmore is backing off from its infamous biting humour after a series of clashes with media regulators. The Moscow Times reports Lurkmore, a Russian site described as the “satirical...
» Shadow of Islamic State Hangs Over Russia (Op-Ed)
23/06/15 14:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. It is impossible to say with certainty how many people holding Russian passports now fight for the Islamic State, but the reasons that many of them join the group are obvious,...
» Putin Slams NGO Warning Russians Over Visiting Crimea
23/06/15 14:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused an embattled consumer rights group that has cautioned Russians against traveling to Crimea of "serving the interests of forei...
» Many Unaware of US Immigration Rule for Military Families
23/06/15 14:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. There are many members of the U.S. armed forces who are still not aware of a year and a-half old change in immigration policy that allows undocumented relatives to avoid deportation. As V...
» Moscow Officials Move to Stifle Flooding Fears
23/06/15 14:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. After a torrential downpour over the weekend left streets, walkways and a metro station flooded, city officials scrambled Tuesday to assuage critics' fears that corruption or ...
» Nato comes home to its base in Europe
23/06/15 14:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Europe News. The alliance is rightly making deterrence against Russia its core role
» Easing Venezuela's crash - Washington Post
23/06/15 14:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from anti-Americanism - Google News. Easing Venezuela's crash Washington Post For months, Venezuelans have been reading reports that one of the most powerful figures in their autocratic and virulently anti-Amer...
» Losing the Eastern Mediterranean to Russia? - Commentary Magazine
23/06/15 14:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from anti-Americanism - Google News. Commentary Magazine Losing the Eastern Mediterranean to Russia? Commentary Magazine While Greece has been a member of NATO since 1952, anti-Americanism has often run high in...
» How Russians Fell Out of Love With Uncle Sam - The Moscow Times
23/06/15 14:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from anti-Americanism - Google News. The Moscow Times How Russians Fell Out of Love With Uncle Sam The Moscow Times Several factors have contributed to today's record anti-Americanism . Above all, ever since de...
» The social roots of racism in America
23/06/15 14:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from English. The political establishment has seized upon the tragedy in Charleston to promote the conception that race is the fundamental category in American society.
» Military training exercises this month in Latvia, a former Soviet
23/06/15 14:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from United States Defense and Military Forces - News - Times Topics - The New York Times. Military training exercises this month in Latvia, a former Soviet republic, underline the seismic shift for an alliance...
» 69483Search 69,483 Articles:
23/06/15 13:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from United States Defense and Military Forces - News - Times Topics - The New York Times. 69483 Search 69,483 Articles: NATO Returns Its Attention to an Old Foe, Russia By ERIC SCHMITT and STEVEN LEE MYERS The...
» AP Top News at 12:02 p.m. EDT
23/06/15 13:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TheUnion local.com | TheUnion.com. AP Top News at 12:02 p.m. EDT Changing tone on Confederate flag follows years of refusal COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - With heavy security and heightened expectations, a crowd be...
» Waterloo: Why Britain still needs Europe
23/06/15 13:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Thursday marked the 200th anniversary of Waterloo. It was a fascinating battle not just because it meant the end of Napoleon Bonaparte, but also because no single nation won it. It also ...
» Japan navy drill in South China Sea may lead to larger role
23/06/15 13:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. A tiny military exercise in the Philippines this week may presage something much bigger: the entry of Japan into the tussle for control of the South China Sea.
» The market in a minute: Be wary of Russia/Greece news - MarketWatch
23/06/15 13:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. MarketWatch The market in a minute: Be wary of Russia /Greece news MarketWatch If this occurs, Russia would gain an immediate advantage in ending future economic sanctions by the EU, ...
» Russia cuts World Cup spending amid economic crisis - Eyewitness News
23/06/15 13:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Eyewitness News Russia cuts World Cup spending amid economic crisis Eyewitness News Russia cuts World Cup spending amid economic crisis. Russia has been forced to trim spending becaus...
» Russia Assails Extension of EU Sanctions in Ukraine Crisis - New York Times
23/06/15 13:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. New York Times Russia Assails Extension of EU Sanctions in Ukraine Crisis New York Times MOSCOW — Kremlin officials reacted furiously Monday to the European Union's extension of sanct...
» EU Extends Economic Sanctions on Russia Until End of January - Wall Street Journal
23/06/15 13:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Wall Street Journal EU Extends Economic Sanctions on Russia Until End of January Wall Street Journal LUXEMBOURG—European Union foreign ministers extended broad economic sanctions on R...
» The Real Reason Russia and China Are Dumping US Debt - Money Morning
23/06/15 13:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. The Real Reason Russia and China Are Dumping US Debt Money Morning Russia and China receive payments for their goods in dollars when they export to the United States. They can either ...
» Flexing Its Military Might, Russia Is Pushing Sweden Into NATO's Arms - VICE News
23/06/15 13:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. VICE News Flexing Its Military Might, Russia Is Pushing Sweden Into NATO's Arms VICE News Sweden will face military "counter measures" from Russia if it decides to shift fro...
» Russia cuts 2018 World Cup budget by £340m amid cost-cutting measures - The Guardian
23/06/15 13:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. The Guardian Russia cuts 2018 World Cup budget by £340m amid cost-cutting measures The Guardian Mutko said Russia was cutting “redundant” construction projects and had agreed with Fif...
» EU extends sanctions against Russia as Ukraine conflict rumbles on - The Guardian
23/06/15 13:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. The Guardian EU extends sanctions against Russia as Ukraine conflict rumbles on The Guardian The sanctions include limits to access on some financial markets, a ban on certain technol...
» Mother: Father kidnapped daughter, took her to Russia - WTNH
23/06/15 13:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. WTNH Mother: Father kidnapped daughter, took her to Russia WTNH Katerina immediately started calling everyone she could think of and went to the Greenwich Police. They were able to co...
» From the archive, 23 June 1941: Hitler's invasion of Russia - The Guardian
23/06/15 13:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. The Guardian From the archive, 23 June 1941: Hitler's invasion of Russia The Guardian 23rd August 1939: Vyacheslav Mikhaylovich Molotov, Russian Foreign Minister, signs the non-aggres...
» Mexico to Overtake Russia by 2050 as U.S. Slides - Bloomberg
23/06/15 13:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Mexico to Overtake Russia by 2050 as U.S. Slides Bloomberg Mexico and Indonesia will displace Russia and Italy among the top 10 economies in just 35 years' time, with China, the U.S. ...
» Russia Weathers Financial Risks but More Remain, Bank of Russia Says - Wall Street Journal
23/06/15 13:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Wall Street Journal Russia Weathers Financial Risks but More Remain, Bank of Russia Says Wall Street Journal MOSCOW— Russia's sufficient reserves and flexible monetary policy ensures ...
» NATO Returns Its Attention to an Old Foe, Russia - New York Times
23/06/15 13:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. New York Times NATO Returns Its Attention to an Old Foe, Russia New York Times This seismic shift has been apparent in military training exercises in this former Soviet republic, whic...
» IMF Staff Said to View Ukraine Debt in Line With Russia Stance - Bloomberg
23/06/15 13:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Bloomberg IMF Staff Said to View Ukraine Debt in Line With Russia Stance Bloomberg International Monetary Fund staff formed a preliminary view that $3 billion in bonds sold to Russia ...
» Russia's 'satirical Wikipedia' suspends activity after government pressure - The Guardian
23/06/15 13:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. The Guardian Russia's 'satirical Wikipedia' suspends activity after government pressure The Guardian In a Facebook post explaining his decision, the founder cited the rise of censorsh...
» Why Obama’s Plan to Send Advisers to Iraq Will Fail
23/06/15 12:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces. Keeping them holed up on “lily pads” defeats the purpose of training troops.
» Plan to Train Iraqi Soldiers Is Hampered by Lack of Recruits, Defense Chief Says
23/06/15 12:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces. The U.S. has fallen behind its goal of training 24,000 Iraqi security forces by this fall, having only trained 9,000 so far.
» California: Jury Calls for Marine’s Discharge in Killing
23/06/15 12:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces. A military jury at Camp Pendleton recommended Thursday that a Marine twice convicted of murdering an Iraqi civilian get no additional prison time beyond ...
» Al Qaeda Denies U.S. Strike Killed Key Jihadist in Libya
23/06/15 12:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces. It was the second such statement denying that Mokhtar Belmokhtar, the man behind the 2013 seizure of an Algerian gas plant that left 38 hostages dead, ha...
» Lawmakers Push to End Military Transgender Ban
23/06/15 12:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces. As several transgender service members have come out publicly in recent months, some legislators have begun to champion their cause.
» Archive of Captured Enemy Documents Closes
23/06/15 12:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces. The documents included detailed records of Saddam Hussein’s high command in Iraq and Qaeda records from Afghanistan; Pentagon officials say they ar...
» NATO Returns Its Attention to an Old Foe, Russia
23/06/15 12:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > United States Defense and Military Forces. Military training exercises this month in Latvia, a former Soviet republic, underline the seismic shift for an alliance that had been focused on threats ...
» Taliban Are Talking More, Though Not With Afghan Government
23/06/15 12:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). As they make battlefield gains, the insurgents are engaged in peace talks and showing signs of moving away from some of their hard-line stances.
» Iraqi Families Return to Fragile Stability in Tikrit After Liberation From ISIS
23/06/15 12:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). The Islamic State was driven from Tikrit, the hometown of Saddam Hussein and the largest city the terrorist group has lost in either Iraq or Syria.
» U.S. Says Drone Killed an ISIS Operative
23/06/15 12:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). The Pentagon said that a “person of interest” in the 2012 attack in Benghazi, Libya, died in coordinated airstrikes in Mosul, Iraq, on June 15.
» Obama Ordering Changes in U.S. Hostage Policies
23/06/15 12:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Families of captives that try to raise ransom money for groups like the Islamic State will no longer face the threat of prosecution, officials say.
» Micro-totalitarianism
23/06/15 12:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from rss. The concept of "micro-aggression" is just one of many tactics used to stifle differences of opinion by declaring some opinions to be "hate speech," instead of debating those differences in a marketpla...
» Culture and Social Pathology
23/06/15 12:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from rss. A civilized society's first line of defense is not the law, police and courts but customs, traditions, rules of etiquette and moral values.
» U.S. Financial Outlook has “Worsened Dramatically”
23/06/15 12:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from rss. In its just-released report “The 2015 Long-Term Budget Outlook,” the Congressional Budget Office stated bluntly that the long-term outlook for the federal budget has worsened dramatically.
» Chinese Hack of U.S. Employee Database Worse Than First Reported
23/06/15 12:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from rss. As more is learned about the recent cyber-attacks on U.S. federal employee records by Chinese hackers, it is becoming increasingly clear that the problem is much worse than many previously thought. Th...
» House GOP Leadership Proposes Alternative to ObamaCare Subsidies
23/06/15 12:35 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from rss. House Republican leadership has reportedly proposed an alternative to ObamaCare subsidies should the Supreme Court rule against them.
» UN Court Seeks Prison Term for Journalist
23/06/15 12:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from rss. The United Nations “Special Tribunal for Lebanon” (STL) was ostensibly set up to find and bring to justice the killers of Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri, who was murdered a decade ago along with...
» Soros Pushes U.S.-China “Partnership” to Prevent World War
23/06/15 12:34 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from rss. Billionaire financier and close Obama ally George Soros, who in 2009 called for the brutal communist regime ruling mainland China to “own” what he referred to as the “New World Order,” is now claiming...
» 2015-06-21Hacking attack grounds 1,400 passengers at Warsaw airport
23/06/15 12:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Mike Nova - Google+. 2015-06-21 Hacking attack grounds 1,400 passengers at Warsaw airport Hacking attack grounds 1,400 passengers at Warsaw airport | News | DW.COM Sunday June 21 st , 2015  at  9:50 PM 1 S...
» 3,008,9893,008,9892015-06-21Ex-CIA director: U.S. wide open to grid attack | Key Army commander
23/06/15 12:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Mike Nova - Google+. 3,008,989 3,008,989 2015-06-21 Ex-CIA director: U.S. wide open to grid attack | Key Army commander accused of steering a contract to ex-classmates - The Washington Post Headlines Ex-CI...
» 2015-06-22Pentagon chief planning for longer-term rift with Russia - Reuters
23/06/15 12:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Mike Nova - Google+. 2015-06-22 Pentagon chief planning for longer-term rift with Russia - Reuters | Pentagon chief urges balanced approach to Russian aggression | Russia is deploying advanced aerial weapo...
» 2015-06-22» Iraqi Families Return to Fragile Stability in Tikrit After Liberation
23/06/15 12:33 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Mike Nova - Google+. 2015-06-22 » Iraqi Families Return to Fragile Stability in Tikrit After Liberation From ISIS 23/06/15 00:00 from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) U.S. National Security ...
» The OPM Hack and the New DOD Law of War Manual
23/06/15 12:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Just Security. Kristen Eichensehr Last Friday was a big day in cybersecurity news. OPM announced that, in addition to the compromise of the personnel information of federal employees revealed on June 4 , C...
» ISIL’s Online Offensive: Challenges in Countering ISIL in Cyberspace
23/06/15 12:32 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Just Security. David Fidler The US-led campaign against ISIL is going well in neither the terrestrial nor cyber realms. ISIL’s successful offensives against Ramadi in Iraq and Palmyra in Syria in late May ...
» A New U.S.-U.K. Data Sharing Treaty?
23/06/15 12:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Just Security. Jennifer Daskal In a little-noticed piece of news (at least in the U.S.), the U.K. has been contemplating a new international treaty to enable British authorities to access user data held by...
» New book by Mossad official examines Israel’s intelligence doctrine
23/06/15 12:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from intelNews.org. Yossi Alpher, a former Israeli intelligence officer, who was directly involved in numerous top-secret operations during his spy career, has published a new book that analyzes the overarching...
» Why the “Putinization” of Turkey Has Failed
23/06/15 12:30 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Institute of Modern Russia. Why the “Putinization” of Turkey Has Failed 18 June 2015 Marina Sevalneva The results of Turkey’s recent parliamentary elections came as a surprise to many. For the first time i...
» White House Won’t Back FBI Chief on Charleston ‘Terror’
23/06/15 12:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Infowars. The head of the FBI became of the object of anger and ridicule when he said the Charleston massacre wasn’t political terror. The White House isn’t exactly coming to his defense.
» America’s Drone Policy is All Exceptions and No Rules
23/06/15 12:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Infowars. The drone strikes in Yemen are a reminder that the ‘rules’ are virtually meaningless. That sets a terrifying precedent for the next president.
» US Will Provide Weapons for NATO Commandos to Attack Ukrainian Separatists
23/06/15 12:29 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Infowars. Effort to bolster failed bid to defeat resistance in Eastern Ukraine.
» Video: Gay Open Carry Group Kicked Out of Gay Pride Rally
23/06/15 12:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Infowars. "They cannot be taken seriously as an organization that is all for rights and equality if they block the entrance..."
» Donald Trump: ‘We’re Not Going To Have A Country’ Without A Strong Border
23/06/15 12:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Infowars. “I often say that nobody can build a wall like I can build a wall."
» Last Chance to Stop Fast Track: Sen. Sessions Blasts Ugly Facts
23/06/15 12:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Infowars. Much has been learned in the past month since the Senate first approved Fast Track.
» What's left for the Supreme Court
23/06/15 12:27 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. The justices will release decisions on 11 more cases before the end of the term - here are some of the highlights
» ​Poll: Obamacare and the Supreme Court
23/06/15 12:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. CBS News and the New York Times surveyed polled Americans on Obamacare, with the justices days before the Supreme Court is expected to issue a ruling that could have a big impact on the...
» Obama, Biden to travel to Charleston
23/06/15 12:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. They'll head The president and vice president go to South Carolina Friday for to attend the funeral of Clementa Pinckney
» Eye Opener: U.S. to send heavy weapons to Russia's backyard
23/06/15 12:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Home - CBSNews.com. Your world in 90 seconds
» Carter: No Desire for Conflict With Russia
23/06/15 12:26 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Monday there is neither a desire for a return to a Cold War nor for a new conflict with Russia, and that economic sanctions are having an effect i...
» Iranian Ex-President Says U.S. Seeks Arrest Of Hidden Imam
23/06/15 12:24 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from GlobalSecurity.org. Iran's former hard-line President Mahmud Ahmadinejad has reportedly said that the United States is working to arrest the Hidden Imam, who according to Shi'ite belief went into hiding in...
» Torture and Abuse of 9/11 Detainees: Court Reinstates Case Against Former Attorney General, FBI Director and INS Commissioner
23/06/15 12:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Global Research. SHARMINI PERIES, EXEC. PRODUCER, TRNN: Welcome to the Michael Ratner report on The Real News Network. I’m Sharmini Peries coming to you from Baltimore. On June 17, a U.S. appeals cou...
» Spy Agency’s Secret Plans to Foster Online “Conformity” and “Obedience” Exposed
23/06/15 12:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Global Research. “Among other things,” The Intercept reports, “the document lays out the tactics the agency uses to manipulate public opinion, its scientific and psychological research in...
» Don’t Say “Terrorist” About “White People Like Ourselves”: Washington Post
23/06/15 12:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Global Research. Dylann Roof appears in court: A Washington Post writer argues against calling him a “terrorist.” Corporate media are demonstrably reluctant to use the word “terrorist” with regards to Char...
» Don’t Say ‘Terrorist’ About ‘White People Like Ourselves’. US Media
23/06/15 12:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Global Research. Image: Dylann Roof appears in court: A Washington Post writer argues against calling him a “terrorist.” Corporate media are demonstrably reluctant to use the word “terrorist” with regards ...
» Ukraine’s President Poroshenko Says Overthrow of Yanukovych Was a Coup
23/06/15 12:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Global Research. Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko requests the supreme court of Ukraine to declare that his predecessor, Viktor Yanukovych, was overthrown by an illegal operation; in other words, that ...
» Mini Drones Spark Heightened Interest In Countering Threat
23/06/15 11:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. PARIS — They may only cost a few hundred dollars to buy but the growth of incidents involving micro-UAVs has given birth to a potentially multimillion dollar industry to protect people...
» EU Launches Anti-Smuggling Ops in the Med
23/06/15 11:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. BRUSSELS — The European Union has launched a naval operation against people-smugglers in the Mediterranean as part of the ongoing international effort to tackle the flow of migrants fr...
» Pentagon Names New Public Affairs Head
23/06/15 11:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter is tapping Maura Sullivan to fill the role of assistant to the secretary of defense for public affairs.             
» Wargame Shows Cyber Threat to Iran Deal
23/06/15 11:21 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. An international war game played out here on Monday showed how a single cyber attack aimed at discrediting Iran could ultimately derail an impending nuclear deal between the world powe...
» France tightens bonds with Saudis
23/06/15 11:20 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense News - Home. Top French and Saudi leaders will huddle Wednesday in Paris to discuss projects worth billions of euros, as France tightens relations with the conservative kingdom despite persistent c...
» Snapshot Sleuthing Confirms Russian Military Presence In Ukraine - NPR
23/06/15 11:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. NPR Snapshot Sleuthing Confirms Russian Military Presence In Ukraine NPR Reports of the Russian military helping pro-Russian separatist fighters in Ukraine are common — but can...
» US-China Dialogue Pays Dividends - Wall Street Journal
23/06/15 11:19 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Wall Street Journal US- China Dialogue Pays Dividends Wall Street Journal I have the honor of co-chairing the U.S.- China Strategic and Economic Dialogue in Washington, D.C., t...
» Why China is far from ready to meet the US on a global battlefront - Reuters Blogs (blog)
23/06/15 11:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Reuters Blogs (blog) Why China is far from ready to meet the US on a global battlefront Reuters Blogs (blog) 1) China possesses a rapidly improving military that, in certain lo...
» Polish airline, hit by cyber attack, says all carriers are at risk - Reuters
23/06/15 11:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. USA TODAY ITProPortal Polish airline, hit by cyber attack , says all carriers are at risk Reuters He said the problem was most likely caused by what is known as a Distributed D...
» Jeb hits Obama over massive gov't cyber breach - Politico
23/06/15 11:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Politico Jeb hits Obama over massive gov't cyber breach Politico Last week House Oversight and Government Reform committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) urged the Obama admi...
» Forget China, There's An E-Commerce Gold Rush In Southeast Asia - TechCrunch
23/06/15 11:12 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. TechCrunch Forget China , There's An E-Commerce Gold Rush In Southeast Asia TechCrunch There's a myopia blinding e-commerce players to the reality of opportunities in Southeast...
» US and China Set to Meet, With Few Expectations - New York Times
23/06/15 11:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. Reuters Blogs (blog) US and China Set to Meet, With Few Expectations New York Times WASHINGTON — Expectations are low as top officials of the United States and China prepare fo...
» China Is Challenging Superiority of US Air Power: Pentagon - NBCNews.com
23/06/15 11:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Cyber Warfare - Google News. NBCNews.com China Is Challenging Superiority of US Air Power: Pentagon NBCNews.com China is mounting a serious effort to challenge U.S. military superiority in air and space, f...
» US, China to Hold 'Very Direct' Talks
23/06/15 08:58 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. STATE DEPARTMENT— U.S. officials are promising a "very direct" conversation with Chinese officials during a high-level, annual dialogue that continues Tuesday in Washington.  C...
» NYT’s Orwellian View of Ukraine
23/06/15 08:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Consortiumnews. Exclusive: In the up-is-down Orwellian world that is now The New York Times’ editorial page, there was no coup in Ukraine in 2014, no U.S.-driven “regime change,” no provo...
» Russia Slams EU Decision to Extend Sanctions
23/06/15 08:57 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Kremlin officials denounced the decision by the European Union to extend economic sanctions against Russia for an additional six months. The sanctions were extended to keep pressure on Mo...
» Mother: Father kidnapped daughter, took her to Russia
23/06/15 08:56 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from WTNH Connecticut News. GREENWICH, Conn. (WTNH)–A Greenwich mother has been working around the clock to get her seven year-old daughter home safely from Russia. Katerina Hramovich tells News 8 that he...
» Экс-президент Украины Виктор Янукович дал большое интервью журналистам ВВС
23/06/15 08:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Первый канал. RSS-лента. Выделите любой фрагмент прям&#...
» Rwanda Confirms Arrest of Intelligence Chief in London
23/06/15 08:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. Rwanda has confirmed that its intelligence chief, General Karenzi Karake, who is wanted in Spain for alleged war crimes, has been arrested in London. Karake is accused of ordering a numbe...
» Obama Speaks Out Against Religious Intolerance
23/06/15 08:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. President Barack Obama spoke out against religious prejudice Monday at a White House dinner celebrating the start of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. Several members of the diplomatic c...
» Anti-Americanism Now Russia’s Official Ideology, ‘Nezavisimaya Gazeta’ Says
23/06/15 08:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Window on Eurasia -- New Series. Paul Goble             Staunton, June 23 – Anti-Americanism has become part of the discourse of ordinary Russia...
» Hacking Grounds Flights of Poland’s National Airline
23/06/15 08:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Dozens of flights of Poland’s national airline, LOT Airlines, were grounded for several hours on Sunday, stranding thousands of passengers at Chopin Airport in Warsaw, after what the airline described a...
» NATO Members’ Defense Spending, in Two Charts
23/06/15 08:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Defense One - All Content. Five NATO members are expected to meet the alliance’s 2 percent target for defense spending in 2015, according to data released on Monday.   Poland joins ...
» Cybersecurity issue needs attention at U.S. China dialogue
23/06/15 08:45 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Photo: Saul Loeb, Associated Press FILE - In this May 17, 2015, file photo, Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry shake hands prior to a meeting at the Great Hall of the ...
» Our Cybersecurity Problem Has Nothing to Do With Cybersecurity
23/06/15 08:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from War on the Rocks. On Wednesday, June 17, Reuters reported tersely that the White House “ continues to have confidence ” in the beleaguered Office of Personnel Management (OPM) chief Katherine A...
» U.S. Offers Troops to NATO Force Tasked With Deterring Russian Aggression | News
23/06/15 08:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Carlos Barria/Reuters U.S. Defense Secretary Carter arrives to testify before a House Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 17, 2015. MUENSTER, Germany — The Uni...
» U.S. to Support NATO Rapid Response Force with Troops, Equipment
23/06/15 08:41 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. A Russia-backed armoured personnel carrier makes its way near positions at the destroyed building of Donetsk Airport just outside Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Tuesday, June 9 / AP BY: ...
» Report: U.S. Must Modernize, Update Nuclear Strategy for New Century
23/06/15 08:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. Nuclear warhead / AP BY: Destiny Albritton America must change its policies regarding its nuclear weapons arsenal if it wishes to remain safe in the coming century, according to a n...
» NATO Military Spending Set to Fall Despite Tensions with Russia | News
23/06/15 08:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Agencja Gazeta / Reuters Units from NATO allied countries take part in the NATO Noble Jump 2015 exercises, part of testing and refinement of the Very High Readiness Joint Task Force (VJTF) in Swietoszow, Pola...
» Pentagon to boost military equipment in Europe amid Moscow anger
23/06/15 08:39 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . US Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, center, talks to the media framed by the minsters of defense of Germany, Ursula von der Leyen , left, and Norway, Ine Eriksen Soreide right, at a news conference during the...
» New details emerge in D.C mansion murder case
23/06/15 08:36 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Watch "CNN Special Report: The DC Mansion Murders" at 9:30 p.m. EDT. "If Daron Wint was arrested in March and (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) never received those fingerprints until he's arrested for qu...
» Ash Carter confirms US to put heavy weapons in eastern NATO nations over Russia provocations
23/06/15 08:31 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Last Updated Jun 23, 2015 7:57 AM EDT TALLINN, Estonia -- Secretary of Defense Ash Carter confirmed Tuesday that the U.S. is to station heavy military equipment, including tanks and other weapons, in new NATO...
» White House tries for a leaner National Security Council
22/06/15 23:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . White House press secretary Josh Earnest and National Security Adviser Susan E. Rice walk to Marine 1 on the South Lawn of the White House. (Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images) The White House acknowl...
» Exiled Yanukovych Accepts Some Responsibility For Maidan Killings
22/06/15 22:43 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. U kraine's former president Viktor Yanukovych said June 22 he accepts some responsibility for the killings that led to his overthrow in February 2014. "I don't deny my re...
» AP NewsBreak: Official: NYC to Hire Almost 1,300 New Cops
22/06/15 22:42 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: U.S.. New York City is set to hire nearly 1,300 new police officers as part of its yearly budget agreement, honoring a proposal put forth by the City Council over Mayor Bill de Blasio's initial o...
» Does too much porn numb sexual pleasure? – Maria Konnikova – Aeon
22/06/15 22:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Aeon Magazine. I don’t remember how old I was when I had my first encounter with pornography, but I must have been around 10 – the experience is entwined with the sound of the AOL dial-up tone....
» Venezuela to Hold Parliamentary Election on Dec. 6
22/06/15 22:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Voice of America. CARACAS— Venezuela's parliamentary election will be held on Dec. 6, authorities announced on Monday, ending lengthy speculation over the date for a vote that surveys showed was like...
» Venezuela sets December election date
22/06/15 22:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from BBC News - Home. The National Electoral Council in Venezuela says elections for the country's National Assembly will be held on 6 December. Delays in setting a date had raised concerns the poll could be ca...
» Venezuela Vote, in Doubt, Is Now Set
22/06/15 22:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . CARACAS— Venezuela will hold a congressional vote on Dec. 6, officials said on Monday, ending months of speculation that it would be postponed by an unpopular government facing a tough electoral battle....
» The Ultimate Nightmare: North Korea Could Sell Saudi Arabia Nuclear Weapons
22/06/15 22:13 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from [Untitled]. One of the gravest concerns about Iran acquiring a nuclear weapon is that it will set off a nuclear arms race in the region, whereas Iran’s acquisition of the bomb prompts its neighbors t...
» Why Iran's Past Nuclear Actions Matter
22/06/15 22:11 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . It would be fair to say that the past year-and-a-half of nuclear talks with Iran has not been America’s finest negotiating hour. But even by the comparatively low standards of U.S. diplomacy to date, th...
» Why America Can't Stop Russia's Hybrid Warfare
22/06/15 22:10 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Hybrid warfare—the term applied to Russia’s particular approach to irregular warfare in Ukraine—is the threat du jour in international security affairs. Unfortunately, by focusing attention ...
» The House of Lords most bizzare food complaints as restaurants and bars lose £2m
22/06/15 13:55 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from News | Mail Online. Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh in the House of Lords during the State Opening of Parliament at the Palace of Westminster in London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Pic...
» EU meets on Russia sanctions, migrant crisis
22/06/15 13:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from AFP's YouTube Videos. From: AFP Duration: 01:00 Keep up-to-date with the latest news, subscribe here: http://bit.ly/AFP-subscribe EU foreign ministers are meeting in Luxembourg to decide on extending s...
» Putin Discusses Ukraine in Call With Merkel, Hollande
22/06/15 13:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from ABC News: Top Stories. Putin discusses Ukraine crisis with Merkel and Hollande ahead of foreign ministers' meeting
» Military: Two Ukrainian Servicemen Killed In Past 24 Hours
22/06/15 13:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. The Ukrainian military says two of its servicemen have been killed and three wounded in fresh separatist attacks in the east.
» Russian Security Fear Citizens Joining ISIS More than Ukrainian Separatists
22/06/15 13:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. Moscow is unable to stem the flow of militants to the Islamic State, nor the flow of "volunteers" to separatist forces in eastern Ukraine, a top security official said in an i...
» Siberian Oil Deal Sees BP Bet on Russia's Pivot Toward China - Bloomberg
22/06/15 13:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Bloomberg Siberian Oil Deal Sees BP Bet on Russia's Pivot Toward China Bloomberg BP Plc's $750 million purchase of a Siberian oilfield stake is as much a bet on China as it is on Russ...
» Why Despite the Current Crisis are Fewer Russians Saying They Hope to Emigrate?
22/06/15 13:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Window on Eurasia -- New Series. Paul Goble Staunton, June 22 – Data from a variety of surveys show that fewer Russians say they are interested in emigrating than did only a few years ago, even though the ...
» Two Kyiv Branches Of Russian Bank Damaged By Blasts
22/06/15 13:15 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from rferlonline's YouTube Videos. From: rferlonline Duration: 00:26 Two branches of Sberbank in the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, were damaged by explosions early on June 22. No casualties were reported. The Ru...
» Kyiv Not Pressing Russia as Hard on Crimea as the West is, Commentator Says
22/06/15 13:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Window on Eurasia -- New Series. Paul Goble             Staunton, June 22 – Western governments have made clear that they view Moscow’s Anschluss of C...
» Militant Buddhism and Shamanism Could Threaten Russian Control of Tuva, Siberian Scholar Says
22/06/15 13:14 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The InterpreterThe Interpreter. Staunton, June 15 – The potential for ethnic conflicts in Tuva is relatively low, according to Vladimir Datsyshen, but if economic problems, Russian flight, and increasing l...
» В России день памяти и скорби. 74 года назад началась Великая Отечественная война - Первый канал
22/06/15 12:59 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from В мире – Новости Google. Первый канал В России день памяти и скорби. 74 года назад началась Великая Отечественная война Первый канал 74 года назад гитлеровская Германия напала на Советский Союз. На борьбу ...
» Putin Says Shelling Must Stop In East Ukraine
22/06/15 12:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty. Russian President Vladimir Putin has told French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel that Ukrainian forces must “immediately” stop shelling in...
» US​ to give weapons and troops to Nato force battling Europe's security threats
22/06/15 12:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia | The Guardian. No US troops will move immediately to Europe under the new plan, announced Monday in Germany, but they would be made available in the event of a crisis The US will contribute weapons...
» Russia Pushing Through Sale of Advanced Missile Systems to Iran
22/06/15 12:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from The Moscow Times Top Stories. Russia could sell Iran advanced Almaz-2500 anti-aircraft missile systems after Tehran withdraws a lawsuit against Moscow for canceling a previous weapons delivery, newspaper K...
» Russia Assails Extension of E.U. Sanctions in Ukraine Crisis
22/06/15 12:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Russia. Kremlin officials, who had lobbied hard against an extension, called it self-defeating and said their countersanctions would be extended in response.
» Child suicides highlight growing social crisis in China
22/06/15 12:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from English. The apparent suicide deaths of four young children in the impoverished Guizhou province underscores the desperate plight facing millions of rural poor.
» AP Top News at 11:27 a.m. EDT
22/06/15 12:51 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from TheUnion local.com | TheUnion.com. AP Top News at 11:27 a.m. EDT CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - A week of funerals lie ahead for victims of the Charleston church massacre that killed nine people, re-opened old ra...
» Pentagon chief urges balanced approach to Russian aggression
22/06/15 12:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said the U.S. and NATO need to have a "strong but balanced" approach to Russia, and he questioned whether Moscow's "backward-looking" aggressive behavior wil...
» Key Army commander accused of steering a contract to ex-classmates
22/06/15 12:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. A key Army commander in the U.S. war against the Islamic State has been reprimanded by the Pentagon for steering a defense contract to a firm run by two of his former classmates at West ...
» Carter: US to provide weapons, aircraft, commandos for NATO
22/06/15 12:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. The U.S. will contribute weapons, aircraft and forces, including commandos, for NATO's rapid reaction force, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Monday, to help Europe defend against secur...
» NATO defense spending dips despite concerns over Russia
22/06/15 12:50 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Defense expenditures are expected to drop by 1.5 percent among NATO members in 2015, continuing a longstanding downward trend that has proven difficult to reverse, according to NATO.
» Russian official: Over 1,000 Russians fight with Islamic State
22/06/15 12:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Stars and Stripes. Russia's Security Council chief says more than 1,000 Russian nationals have joined the Islamic State group and they could pose a major threat when they return.
» Five issues that tainted our relations with Russia - Hamilton Spectator
22/06/15 12:49 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Five issues that tainted our relations with Russia Hamilton Spectator Prime Minister Stephen Harper has made a point of leading the charge, with his officials relating last November t...
» Pentagon chief planning for longer-term rift with Russia - Reuters
22/06/15 12:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Reuters Pentagon chief planning for longer-term rift with Russia Reuters Russia's intervention in Ukraine has put NATO allies in eastern Europe on edge and triggered a series of milit...
» Are European Companies Ignoring E.U. Sanctions On Russia? - Forbes
22/06/15 12:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Forbes Are European Companies Ignoring E.U. Sanctions On Russia ? Forbes It's been nearly a year since sectoral sanctions were slapped on Russia for its involvement in helping create ...
» Russia is deploying advanced aerial weapon systems to the Arctic - Business Insider
22/06/15 12:48 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Russia - Google News. Business Insider Russia is deploying advanced aerial weapon systems to the Arctic Business Insider In continuation of a militarizing trend, Russia will deploy advanced aerial weapons ...
» Army Reprimanded General Involved in ISIS Fight
22/06/15 12:47 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from NYT > Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Maj. Gen. Dana J.H. Pittard, the Army’s former deputy commander for Middle East operations, guided a contract to former West Point classmates, officials said.
» Panel to present findings on mysterious death of UN secretary general
22/06/15 12:46 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from intelNews.org. A panel of experts commissioned by the United Nations is about to unveil fresh evidence on the mysterious death in 1961 of UN secretary general Dag Hammarskjöld, who some claim was murdered ...
» McCain: Russia is Winning the Propaganda War
22/06/15 12:40 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Comments on: McCain: Russia is Winning the Propaganda War. by Pam Key 21 Jun 2015 89 Saturday at the 10th annual Global Security Forum (GLOBSEC) in Bratislava, said America is losing the information war on...
» New Revelations Suggest Chinese Hackers Had Inside Help
22/06/15 12:38 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Comments on: New Revelations Suggest Chinese Hackers Had Inside Help. The  New York Times  delivers news that will chill the bones of anyone who knows anything about system administration: Undete...
» 'Black Lives Matter' Protesters Vandalize Confederate Statue in Charleston
22/06/15 12:37 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Comments on: ‘Black Lives Matter’ Protesters Vandalize Confederate Statue in Charleston. by Warner Todd Huston 21 Jun 2015 Charleston, SC 474 The spray-painted graffiti was discovered early on Sunday morni...
» The Real Dawn of the Age of Cyber Warfare
22/06/15 11:54 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . World War IV, Cyber War, digital Pearl Harbor or cyber 9/11—people talk about catastrophic scenarios in cyberspace, whereas academics and other experts point out that there is a danger in the overuse of...
» Why the next World War will be a cyberwar first, and a shooting war second
22/06/15 11:53 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . Everything we do revolves around the Internet. Older technologies are finding themselves eclipsed by their Internet-based substitute solutions. Even technologies historically unrelated to networking (like med...
» Report: Iran Boosts Terror Activities Across Globe
22/06/15 11:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. AP BY: Adam Kredo Iran has increased its efforts to finance and carry out terrorist activities across the world and remains a top nuclear proliferation threat, according to a new St...
» Documents Reveal Ecuadorian Government Organized Protests on U.S. Soil
22/06/15 11:52 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from Washington Free Beacon. AP BY: Lachlan Markay The government of Ecuador organized protests that took place outside the building where a legal dispute between the South American nation and oil giant Chevron...
» Department Of Homeland Security Still Controls What You Read
22/06/15 11:23 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from MintPress News. Where Americans turn for news, U.S. intelligence agencies follow. And infiltrate. And monitor. MINNEAPOLIS — With all of the establishment media owned by just a handful of corporation...
» NATO plans 40,000-strong rapid response force in E. Europe — RT News
22/06/15 11:18 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story from RT - News. Published time: June 22, 2015 14:15 Reuters / Kacper Pempel NATO’s rapid response Spearhead Force in Europe might reach 40,000 troops, a tenfold growth from the initial 4,000-strong force ...
» European Foreign Ministers Urge Iran to Stand By Nuclear Framework
22/06/15 11:16 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks
mikenova shared this story . LUXEMBOURG—Days before a June 30 deadline, European foreign ministers urged Iran to stand by the framework nuclear deal reached in April or risk scuttling a historic final agreement. U.K. Foreign Secret...

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