Ukraine

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
The U.S. Department of Defense announced on Tuesday that it is indeed planning to bring tanks and other heavy weaponry to Russia's doorstep, in a move observers say is likely to further stoke Cold War tensions as NATO regional war games commence. Speaking in Tallinn, Estonia, U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter said the Pentagon would be...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Amid increasing military and economic provocations from the West, the Russian...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
In a move observers say is sure to exacerbate military tensions with Russia,...

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Crowdfunding has reached new, weird, possibly inevitable levels with Ukraine nationalists now raising money from online supporters to fund the country's "first people's infantry battalion," starting with a "People's Drone" to patrol the Russian border and moving on to include bulletproof vests, painkillers, a sniper unit and anything else "the boys needed." The site has raised 71% of its goal to arm the sniper unit and over its goal for the drone, which could be good or bad news, depending on...

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