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    The Dirty Dozen: 12 people who ruined Ukraine
    May28

    The Dirty Dozen: 12 people who ruined Ukraine

    When Russian President Vladimir Putin sat down to plot his invasion of Ukraine in February 2014, he didn’t have to start from scratch. Generations of Russian rulers have invaded Ukrainian lands to starve, deport and enslave the native populations, and Putin has drawn avidly from their playbooks. Ukraine’s oligarchs have been equally...

    Duda rises over Brussels
    May28

    Duda rises over Brussels

    The surprise victory of Andrzej Duda in Poland’s presidential runoff was greeted with shock in Brussels, and raised pressing questions about the future of Warsaw’s policies toward as well as influence in the EU. The European capital had long factored in a second term for incumbent Bronisław Komorowski. Dismissed as an unknown and...

    VIDEO: Ukraine police try to shake off past
    May28

    VIDEO: Ukraine police try to shake off past

    David Stern visited the police academy in Ukraine where new police officers are being trained as part of a major programme of reforms to the service. …read more Source:...

    Rebels bury commander at the heart of Ukraine’s dirty war
    May27

    Rebels bury commander at the heart of Ukraine’s dirty war

    A line of grieving soldiers had cordoned off the bodies outside the former KGB building that commander Aleksei Mozgovoi had made… …read more Source: The...

    Poroshenko cancels visit with Komorowski
    May27

    Poroshenko cancels visit with Komorowski

    A visit planned for Wednesday by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko with his Polish counterpart Bronisław Komorowski was called off. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Eastern Ukraine: separatists ‘will not push for independence,’ says spokesperson
    May27

    Eastern Ukraine: separatists ‘will not push for independence,’ says spokesperson

    The situation in eastern Ukraine seems to be at a crossroads: between a fragile and regularly-violated truce among pro-Russian rebel forces and… …read more Source:...

    Exclusive: Russia masses heavy firepower on border with Ukraine – witness
    May27

    Exclusive: Russia masses heavy firepower on border with Ukraine – witness

    KHUTOR CHKALOVA, Russia (Reuters) – Russia’s army is massing troops and hundreds of pieces of weaponry including mobile rocket launchers, tanks and artillery at a makeshift base near the border with Ukraine, a Reuters reporter saw this week. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine must keep up fight against corruption: Biden
    May27

    Ukraine must keep up fight against corruption: Biden

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Ukraine’s government needs to investigate and prosecute corruption at all levels and implement difficult political reforms to retain the support of the United States, U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said on Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Vienna Economic Forum opens today
    May27

    Vienna Economic Forum opens today

    TIRANA, May 27 (ATA)- The Regional Vienna Economic Forum will kick off its proceedings on Wednesday evening in Tirana. The forum will open at 19.00 hrs with a reception at the Palace of Brigades in honour of all the participants and the official delegations. The opening floor will be taken by Minister of Economy Arben Ahmetaj, who will be...

    Biden slams Putin in Brookings speech
    May27

    Biden slams Putin in Brookings speech

    Vice President Joe Biden took a hard stand against Russian leader Vladimir Putin in a speech at the Brookings Institution Wednesday, saying the situation in Ukraine is a “humanitarian tragedy created by Russian aggression.” “Helping Ukraine against Russian aggression is critical to checking further aggression down the road,” the vice president...

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