World Mar 7, 2016

Russia to cut defense spending by 5%, report says

Russia's defense budget will be cut by 5 percent in 2016, Russian Deputy Defence Minister Tatiana Shevtsova said, according to the RIA news agency. Defense spending has been growing as part of a drive by President Vladimir Putin to restore Russia's military might. The decision ...

Pope takes aim at nations' Holocaust failures, arms-makers

Jun 22, 2015

Pope takes aim at nations' Holocaust failures, arms-makers

Pope Francis on Sunday denounced what he called the "great powers" of the world for failing to act when there was intelligence indicating Jews, Christians, homosexuals and others were being transported to death camps in Europe during World War II. He also decried the deaths ...