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    Separatist conflict colours Ukraine's war anniversary events
    May07

    Separatist conflict colours Ukraine's war anniversary events

    LVIV, Ukraine (Reuters) – Of all the medals on his military tunic, it is the one marking his role in the UPA Ukrainian nationalist resistance fighting Nazis, Poles and Soviets in the war that ended 70 years ago on Saturday that gives Vasyl Chelepys the most pride. …read more Source: The...

    Remains of Kazakh soldier killed in WWII return home after 70 years
    May07

    Remains of Kazakh soldier killed in WWII return home after 70 years

    This year, during research expeditions his burial was found in a mass grave in one of Ukraine’s villages. …read more Source: Kazakh...

    Separatist conflict colours Ukraine’s war anniversary events
    May07

    Separatist conflict colours Ukraine’s war anniversary events

    LVIV, Ukraine – Of all the medals on his military tunic, it is the one marking his role in the UPA Ukrainian nationalist resistance fighting Nazis, Poles and Soviets in the war that ended 70 years ago on Saturday that gives Vasyl Chelepys the most pride.Gaunt and white-haired, he is now 92 and loses himself in memories of combat, arrest,...

    Renewed Russia fears bolster Komorowski in Poland's presidential race
    May07

    Renewed Russia fears bolster Komorowski in Poland's presidential race

    WARSAW (Reuters) – Buoyed by his strong defence background and Poles’ renewed fear of Russia stoked by the Ukraine crisis, Bronislaw Komorowski looks likely to win the first round of Poland’s presidential election on Sunday. …read more Source: The...

    Russia prepares for WWII victory celebrations amid shaky Western ties
    May07

    Russia prepares for WWII victory celebrations amid shaky Western ties

    Russia will be holding one of the largest military parades ever seen to mark the 70th anniversary of the defeat of the Axis powers in WWII, but many western leaders have refused to attend in protest at Moscow’s actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: Channel...

    EU trade chief says Ukraine deal to start in 2016
    May07

    EU trade chief says Ukraine deal to start in 2016

    European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said on Thursday that a planned EU-Ukraine trade deal would be implemented from the start of 2016 despite Russian calls for further delay and threats of retaliation. …read more Source: Channel...

    EU trade chief says Ukraine deal to start in 2016
    May07

    EU trade chief says Ukraine deal to start in 2016

    European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said on Thursday that a planned EU-Ukraine trade deal would be implemented from the start of 2016 despite Russian calls for further delay and threats of retaliation. …read more Source: Channel...

    MH17 crash: Russian challenge to rebel Buk missile theory
    May07

    MH17 crash: Russian challenge to rebel Buk missile theory

    “It was a Buk-M1,” announced Novaya Gazeta, considered one of the few independent media publications left in Russia. The newspaper behind the sensational headline says it obtained a confidential, anonymous report by a group of Russian military specialists, including those working for the top secret company that produces surface-to-air missiles...

    EU trade chief says EU-Ukraine deal to be implemented from 2016
    May07

    EU trade chief says EU-Ukraine deal to be implemented from 2016

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said on Wednesday that a planned EU-Ukraine trade deal would be implemented from the start of 2016 despite Russian calls for further delay. …read more Source: The...

    Ruble conquering east Ukraine
    May07

    Ruble conquering east Ukraine

    As a wobbly cease-fire keeps eastern Ukraine’s warring factions apart, Russia’s ruble is conquering new territory across the breakaway republics. In Donetsk, the conflict zone’s biggest city, supermarkets have opened ruble-only checkout counters to serve the fighters in camouflage lining up along pensioners. Bus and tram tickets...

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