If the Cold War ever ended, it only ended in appearance and rhetoric for a few years, but the mistrust and sniping has continued regardless. Now, given events over the last 5 years especially, the amicable appearance and rhetoric has ended. Its seems that most politicians and main stream media outlets, either in Russia or…Read more Has the Cold War ever ended between Russia and the West?
BBC News article (13 Oct 2015) - MH17 Ukraine disaster: Dutch report blames missile: https://youtu.be/KDiLEyT9spI Dutch investigators have released their findings into the downing of MH17 that cost the lives of 298 people, confirming the long held belief that the airliner was shot down by a Russian made BUK missile, but stopped short of identifying…Read more Dutch investigators release findings into the MH17 airliner shot down over eastern Ukraine last year
Links below highlighting work undertaken by the OSCE aside from the well known monitoring process in Ukraine's East: OSCE article (15 Aug 2015) - OSCE makes progress restoring access to running water in Donetsk region: OSCE article (31 Jul 2015) - Cleaning-up unexploded ordnance in eastern Ukraine:
Reuters article (30 Sep 2015) - Ukraine rebel envoy says weapons pull-back could mean 'end of war': Kyiv post article (02 Oct 2015) - Ukraine and Russia to meet in move that could 'signal end of war':
OSCE link (28 Sep 2015) - Latest from OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine based on information received as of 27 September 2015: