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The Return of the Mercenary
The use of mercenaries in warfare has a very long history
Mar 26, 2015 - 6:54:47 AM
Israelis and Republicans Teach Each Other Politics
For a long time now, American political consultants have benefited from a lucrative sideline, selling their alleged expertise to politicians in Israel. (It was Democratic strategist James Carville who, after working on a campaign for former Prime Minister Ehud Barak, joked that the key to victory in Israel was who won "that all-important Jewish vote.")
Mar 25, 2015 - 11:17:14 AM
Russian Hopes of Money, Glory Die on Ukraine Battlefields
When Alexander Zhitinev left in November to fight with the pro-Russia separatists in eastern Ukraine, winter had just begun unleashing its fury on the wind-lashed steppe of this impoverished 18th century frontier town.
Mar 25, 2015 - 11:11:21 AM
The Scene of the Crime
A reporter’s journey to My Lai and the secrets of the past.
Mar 25, 2015 - 10:57:38 AM
Ukraine Conflict Flares as Government Fights Oligarch Crisis
Clashes between government troops and rebels intensified in southeast Ukraine, undermining a cease-fire as the country’s government vowed to prevent an “oligarch-supported political crisis.”
Mar 24, 2015 - 10:01:50 AM