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    Ukraine seeks end to paralysing coal strike
    Feb25

    Ukraine seeks end to paralysing coal strike

    President Petro Poroshenko warned last week that protesters blocking a railway to the coal-rich war zone could cause power outages across the country and job losses as a result. …read more Source: World...

    Vote on UN Syria sanctions could come soon; Russia vows veto
    Feb24

    Vote on UN Syria sanctions could come soon; Russia vows veto

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Nations urging the U.N. to ban helicopter sales to Syria and impose other sanctions over chemical weapons use are pressing toward a Security Council vote shortly, saying the body needs to take action after attacks the U.S. envoy called “barbaric.” But Russia is vowing a veto. Britain’s deputy U.N. ambassador, Peter...

    Trump Isn’t Sounding Like a Russian Mole
    Feb24

    Trump Isn’t Sounding Like a Russian Mole

    With his latest effusive remarks to Reuters on the importance of expanding the U.S. nuclear arsenal, President Donald Trump has sent the press into a panic once again.What the press has largely ignored about Trump’s latest pronouncement is an obvious truth that undermines its own narrative: someone who was safely in Vladimir Putin’s...

    Ukrainian Lawmaker Visits Rebel East, Urges Prisoner Release
    Feb24

    Ukrainian Lawmaker Visits Rebel East, Urges Prisoner Release

    A Ukrainian lawmaker visited the rebel-held east on Friday to meet with Ukrainian prisoners there, a trip that irked many in Ukraine.Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years in a Russian prison before her release last year, visited a prison in the rebel-held city of… …read more Source:...

    Svitolina upsets Kerber to meet Wozniacki in final
    Feb24

    Svitolina upsets Kerber to meet Wozniacki in final

    DUBAI — Seventh seed Elina Svitolina of Ukraine bundled out top seed Angelique Kerber of Germany 6-3, 7-6 (7-3) Friday to set up a final with Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark at the Dubai Tennis Championships. Wozniacki, former world No. 1 and currently 15th, took just 90 minutes to beat her Latvian opponent Anastasija Sevastova 6-3, 6-4 and move...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb24

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A Ukrainian lawmaker has visited the rebel east to meet with Ukrainian prisoners held by the rebels.Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years in a Russian prison before her release last year, arrived Friday at… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    The Road to Power in Ukraine Runs Through Donald Trump
    Feb24

    The Road to Power in Ukraine Runs Through Donald Trump

    When Kiev can’t reliably get hold of the White House, even a Miss Universe contestant will start conducting diplomacy. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb24

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    A Ukrainian lawmaker has visited the rebel east to meet with Ukrainian prisoners held by the rebels. Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years in a Russian prison before … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb24

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    Savchenko, who has a hero’s status, has stirred controversy with criticism of the Ukrainian government and calls for a dialogue with the Russia-backed rebels to end the fighting in eastern Ukraine that has killed more than 9,800 people since April 2014. Agency spokesman Oleksandr Tkachuk says Savchenko’s trip is causing...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb24

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    A Ukrainian lawmaker has visited the rebel east to meet with Ukrainian prisoners held by the rebels. Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years in a Russian prison before … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...