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Kissinger Says Ukraine Should Bring Russia Closer To The West

Posted On September 07, 2014

(Undated) -- Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger says Russia and the West should come together on Ukraine. In an interview on CBS' "Face The Nation," Kissinger says the message the United States should send to Russian President Vladimir Putin is Ukraine should be a bridge between the two civilizations rather than something dividing them.…

Obama To Lay Out Plan Against ISIS

Posted On September 07, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- President Obama plans to address the nation on Wednesday and reveal his plans to combat ISIS. Obama told NBC's "Meet the Press" he wants the American people to understand the nature of the threat that ISIS poses. Wednesday's speech will come one day before the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. On September…

Artillery Attack Challenges Cease Fire In Ukraine

Posted On September 06, 2014

(Kiev) -- Artillery fire near the town of Mariupol in Eastern Ukraine appears to be the first serious challenge to a ceasefire between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian separatists. The truce took effect on Friday, ending months of fighting. Russian President Vladimir Putin reportedly spoke by phone today to Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko about the…

State Department Releases Graphic Anti-ISIS YouTube Video

Posted On September 06, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- The State Department is trying to use the same tactics ISIS does to recruit new members as a means of discouraging them. A graphic YouTube video called "ThinkAgain TurnAway" is a mock recruiting video for the terrorist group. It shows real-life video of militants hurling a body off a cliff, crucifying fellow…

Crews Hunt For Crashed Plane Off Jamaican Coast

Posted On September 06, 2014

(Undated) -- Crews are searching for the wreckage of a private plane believed to have gone down off the coast of Jamaica. The single-engine turboprop was being piloted by prominent real estate executive Larry Glazer. He and his wife were flying from New York to Florida yesterday when ground controllers lost contact with the plane.…