Russian Cargo Ship Lifts Off For International Space Station

An unmanned Russian spacecraft carrying tons of supplies to the International Space Station has blasted off to the orbiting laboratory. The Progress MS-13 cargo ship blasted off atop a Soyuz rocket from the Russian...
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Germany’s Military Is Dying * EPeak World News

Key point : Germany’s military has been vastly underfunded.The modern German armed forces, or Bundeswehr, were created just ten years after the end of World War II. Cold war tensions and the presence...
U.S. Sanctions, Indicts Hackers With Alleged Russian Intelligence Ties

U.S. Sanctions, Indicts Hackers With Alleged Russian Intelligence Ties

The U.S. Justice Department on December 5 announced computer hacking and bank fraud charges against Russian national Maksim Yakubets, the alleged leader of a cybercriminal organization that has illicitly earned more than $100...
Ukrainian Lawmaker Says He Met Trump Lawyer Giuliani On Corruption

Ukrainian Lawmaker Says He Met Trump Lawyer Giuliani On Corruption

KYIV -- Ukrainian lawmaker Andriy Derkach says he met with Rudy Giuliani to discuss the creation of an interparliamentary group to fight corruption and the misuse of U.S. funds by Kyiv. Derkach said in...
Russian Blogger Zhukov Given Suspended Sentence For 'Inciting Online Extremism'

Russian Blogger Zhukov Given Suspended Sentence For ‘Inciting Online Extremism’

MOSCOW -- A court in Moscow has handed popular blogger Yegor Zhukov a three-year suspended sentence after finding him guilty of inciting extremism online in a case condemned as politically motivated. The Kuntsevo district...
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Putin offers US an immediate extension to key nuclear pact * EPeak World News

MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin offered Thursday to immediately extend the only remaining nuclear arms reduction pact with the United States, but a senior U.S. official said Washington wants a broader...
Pelosi Asks U.S. Lawmakers To Proceed With Articles Of Impeachment Against Trump

Pelosi Asks U.S. Lawmakers To Proceed With Articles Of Impeachment Against Trump

The speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, has instructed the legislative chamber’s Judiciary Committee chairman to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump for his alleged pressuring of Ukraine...
As Pressure Mounts, Belarusians Balk At Prospect Of Russia Merger

As Pressure Mounts, Belarusians Balk At Prospect Of Russia Merger

MINSK -- His signature helped dissolve the Soviet Union -- and he believes his native Belarus has relinquished much of the independence it gained as a result.On December 8, 1991, Belarusian leader Stanislau...
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