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Morocco Breaks Africa’s Neutrality with Arms for Ukraine — Reports

By: David Kirichenko

Morocco has become the first African state to provide military assistance to Ukraine, according to French, Czech, and Ukrainian reports.

December 21, 2022
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Photo: Dark windows in residential blocks during a power cut amid the Russian destruction of Ukrainian power infrastructure in Kyiv, Ukraine, October 27, 2022. Credit: Maxym Marusenko/NurPhoto
Putin Weaponizes Winter
November 9, 2022
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Photo: A man wearing a camouflage uniform walks out of PMC Wagner Centre, which is a project implemented by the businessman and founder of the Wagner private military group Evgeny Prigozhin, during the official opening of the office block in Saint Petersburg, Russia, November 4, 2022. Credit: REUTERS/Igor Russak
Putin’s Chef Turns Handyman
November 9, 2022
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Photo: Joint Terminal Attack Controllers from the Latvian National Armed Forces conduct close air support training with A-10s from the 107th Fighter Squadron. Credit: Staff Sgt. Jacob Cessna, US Air National Guard
A Security Partnership Act for the Baltics?
November 9, 2022
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Photo: A volunteer places a cross with a number to a grave of one of unidentified people killed by Russian troops, as Russia's attack on Ukraine continues, during a mass burial ceremony in the town of Bucha, in Kyiv region, Ukraine September 2, 2022. Credit: REUTERS/Vladyslav Musiienko
Russia Fears Return of a Criminal Army
November 7, 2022
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Photo: An Ukrainian boy attends a demonstration of solidarity with Ukraine in Krakow, Poland on October 1st, 2022. Credit: Beata Zawrzel/NurPhoto
War of Words
November 6, 2022
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Photo: Estonian Defense Forces launch a javelin anti-tank missile. Credit: MOD Estonia via Twitter. https://twitter.com/MoD_Estonia/status/1499044293104840706/photo/1
Arm the Baltics and Keep Malign Neighbors at Bay
November 2, 2022
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Photo: Members of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) attend an IRGC ground forces military drill in the Aras area, East Azerbaijan province, Iran, October 17, 2022. Credit: IRGC/WANA (West Asia News Agency)/Handout via REUTERS
Iran Battles Turkish Influence in South Caucasus
November 1, 2022
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Photo: Joint appeal with the President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky, for the formation of German-Ukrainian town twinning. Credit: Jesco Denzel via the website of the President of Germany. https://www.bundespraesident.de/SharedDocs/Termine/DE/Frank-Walter-Steinmeier/2022/10/221025-Reise-Ukraine.html#-gallery
Germany’s Belated Awakening
October 31, 2022
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Photo: Rome, 23/10/2022 - After receiving military honours, the President of the Council of Ministers, Giorgia Meloni, reviews the Guard of Honour lined up in the courtyard of Palazzo Chigi. Credit: Italian Government website. https://www.governo.it/en/media/inauguration-ceremony-giorgia-meloni-s-government-palazzo-chigi/20746
Italy’s New Government: Five things to Remember
October 31, 2022
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Photo: Vendors count Russian ruble banknotes for tax at a market in Omsk, Russia October 29, 2021. Credit: REUTERS/Alexey Malgavko
Russia’s Costly War Saps its Regions
October 28, 2022
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Photo: Russian nuclear missiles. Credit: Andy Cat @akatyanin via Unsplash. https://unsplash.com/photos/PGEKTReynKk
Foreign Outreach Belies Putin’s Nuclear Threats
October 28, 2022
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Photo: ballistic missiles being launched into the air as Russia's strategic nuclear forces took part in drills. Credit: @MoreeuwL via Twitter. https://twitter.com/ChaudharyParvez/status/1585435573183209473
Russia’s Garbled Nuclear Missile Message
October 28, 2022
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Photo: Polish Border Control. Credit: @Straz_Graniczna via Twitter https://twitter.com/Straz_Graniczna/status/1584062657534885888/photo/1
Baltics Bring Down the Shutters on Free Migration
October 27, 2022
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Western Progressives and Reactionaries for Putin
October 27, 2022
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Photo: Odessa, Ukraine, 2022/04/14. Barricades and fortifications forbid the access to a street in the city center. Residents in Odessa fear to be the target of a Russian attack since the Russian navy ship Moskva was sunk by Ukrainian missiles off Odessa s coast. Credit: Photograph by Valeria Mongelli / Hans Lucas. Odessa, Ukraine, 2022/04/14.
Sirens and Flaming Shots — Life in Wartime Odesa
October 26, 2022
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Photo: Briefing on radiation security threats by the chief of nuclear, biological and chemical protection troops Lieutenant General Igor Kirillov. Credit: MoD Russia via Telegram. https://t.me/mod_russia_en/4684
Dirty Bomb — What’s Russia’s Game?
October 26, 2022
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