MH17 Downed by Russian Missile

MH17 Downed by Russian Missile

On Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015, the Dutch Safety Board (DSB) released an in-depth report concerning Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 (MH17), which went missing during a routine flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur on July 17, 2014. The Wall Street Journal reported that the Boeing 777 was struck by a Russian Buk missile. According to the DSB, […]

Ukraine Peace Deal Stalled by Kiev Authorities

Ukraine Peace Deal Stalled by Kiev Authorities

Ukraine’s chance at a peace deal is being stalled by authorities in Kiev, according to Russian president Vladimir Putin. Speaking to Luciano Fontana of Italian newspaper Il Corriere della Sera ahead of his visit to the Vatican next week, Putin urged the U.S. and the European community to force Ukraine’s hand. Speaking with regard to the Minsk Peace Agreement […]

Ukraine Dressing Down Expected for Putin During Visit to Pope Francis

Ukraine Dressing Down Expected for Putin During Visit to Pope Francis

Ukraine is expected to be at the top of Pope Francis’ agenda when Vladimir Putin visits the Vatican on Wednesday, June 10, and the world waits with bated breath to see if the Russian president gets a dressing down over his recent invasion of the Eastern European country. The Holy See is not afraid to […]