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    Ukraine to Mobilize 50,000 Soldiers in January
    Dec24

    Ukraine to Mobilize 50,000 Soldiers in January

    Ukraine will begin to mobilize 50,000 conscripts and reservists on Jan. 20, amid the truce signed between the nation’s army and pro-Russian separatists in the eastern part of the country, Viktoria Kushnir, a spokeswoman for the defense ministry, said on Tuesday. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Ukraine Renounces Non-Aligned Status in Move Towards Joining NATO
    Dec23

    Ukraine Renounces Non-Aligned Status in Move Towards Joining NATO

    Ukrainian lawmakers on Tuesday revoked their country’s non-aligned status by amending laws that were preventing the country from joining military blocs, and paving the way for its future membership in NATO, a step strongly opposed by Russia. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Top Russian Allies Distance Themselves from Putin, Support Ukraine
    Dec23

    Top Russian Allies Distance Themselves from Putin, Support Ukraine

    Kazakhstan, one of the principal allies of Russia, renewed Monday its military cooperation with Ukraine, to which it promised vital supplies of coal, following a visit to Kiev the day before by the leader of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Ukraine and Kazakhstan to Resume Military Cooperation
    Dec23

    Ukraine and Kazakhstan to Resume Military Cooperation

    Ukraine and Kazakhstan are to fully resume military cooperation following a meeting on Monday in the Ukrainian capital between the countries’ two presidents, Petro Poroshenko and Nursultan Nazarbayev, respectively. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Germany Will Not Ease Sanctions on Russia
    Dec22

    Germany Will Not Ease Sanctions on Russia

    Despite economic impacts, Berlin announced it will not be lifting or changing sanctions on Russia. …read more Source:...

    Neoliberal Reforms Passed in Ukraine
    Dec22

    Neoliberal Reforms Passed in Ukraine

    Officials have approved reforms that will make significant cuts in public services. …read more Source:...

    Neoliberal Reforms Passed in Ukraine
    Dec22

    Neoliberal Reforms Passed in Ukraine

    Officials have approved reforms that will make significant cuts in public services. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine to Spend Five Percent of Budget on Defense
    Dec21

    Ukraine to Spend Five Percent of Budget on Defense

    The spending denotes a “colossal” increase in Ukraine’s defense budget for 2015, more than doubling previous amounts. …read more Source:...

    Putin says Russia won’t be intimidated over Crimea
    Dec21

    Putin says Russia won’t be intimidated over Crimea

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia will not be intimidated over its actions in Ukraine and Crimea, President Vladimir Putin said yesterday as his foreign ministry warned that it was preparing to retaliate against fresh Western sanctions. Both the European Union and United States adopted tighter restrictions on investments in Crimea this week, while Canada...

    Russia blasts Western ‘collective punishment’ sanctions on Crimea
    Dec20

    Russia blasts Western ‘collective punishment’ sanctions on Crimea

    The Russian Foreign Ministry denounced new Western sanctions against Ukraine’s Crimea region as a “collective punishment” on local residents who voted in a referendum to join Russia. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

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