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    Ukrainian FM Says Tillerson Pledges U.S. Support Against ‘Russian Aggression’
    Mar07

    Ukrainian FM Says Tillerson Pledges U.S. Support Against ‘Russian Aggression’

    Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin says U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has assured him that Washington will continue to support Kyiv in its standoff with Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Champions League | Napoli v/s Real Madrid: Live streaming and where to watch in India
    Mar07

    Champions League | Napoli v/s Real Madrid: Live streaming and where to watch in India

    Napoli v/s Real Madrid Time: 01.15am (IST – Wednesday) On TV: Ten 1 Live streaming: Tensports.com Napoli will need to stay focussed and avoid distractions if they are to have any chance of clawing back their two-goal deficit against Real Madrid in the Champions League round of 16, second leg on Tuesday. Bidding to reach the quarter-finals...

    Liberals extend Ukraine mission to 2019, but face criticism
    Mar07

    Liberals extend Ukraine mission to 2019, but face criticism

    Former International Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland answers a question during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Monday, October 24, 2016. (Adrian Wyld/CP) OTTAWA – The Liberal government on Monday extended its military training mission in Ukraine, amid warnings Russia could attempt to “destabilize”...

    Ukraine protesters keep graft trial on track despite health scare, bomb threats
    Mar07

    Ukraine protesters keep graft trial on track despite health scare, bomb threats

    KIEV – A judge ordered Ukraine’s top tax official on Tuesday to be jailed or pay a hefty bail pending his trial for suspected embezzlement, in a landmark ruling hailed by protesters as a blow for transparency in one of Europe’s most corrupt countries. … …read more Source:...

    Russia claims Kiev’s ‘terrorism’ claims at UN court
    Mar07

    Russia claims Kiev’s ‘terrorism’ claims at UN court

    THE HAGUE (AFP) – Russia hit back Tuesday at claims it is sponsoring terrorism in war-torn eastern Ukraine, dismissing as neither factual nor legal Kievs contention that it is breaking its treaties by supporting pro-Moscow rebels.The Russian Federation complies fully with its obligations under (the) treaties that are now relied upon by...

    Ukraine jails its head of tax and customs
    Mar07

    Ukraine jails its head of tax and customs

    Ukraine’s anti-corruption prosecutor says investigators suspect 38-year-old Roman Nasirov helped exiled lawmaker Oleksandr Onishchenko deprive the state of the money in tax revenue linked to a gas dea …read more Source:...

    Donbass couple set up home near Kyiv after fleeing conflict
    Mar07

    Donbass couple set up home near Kyiv after fleeing conflict

    It’s been only two weeks since a house in a village near Ukraine’s capital Kyiv became home for Vitaliy and Valentina. …read more Source:...

    Forget Trump; Slovenian president rules Instagram
    Mar07

    Forget Trump; Slovenian president rules Instagram

    Donald Trump may rule Twitter, but he’s no match for his Slovenian counterpart on Instagram. Borut Pahor, who is known as “Barbie” and along with Melania Trump is Slovenia’s other former fashion model making international headlines, has been actively using social media to get his message across. He started releasing his...

    New Canadian military commander takes over in Ukraine
    Mar07

    New Canadian military commander takes over in Ukraine

    The new commander of Joint Task Force-Ukraine (JTF-U), Lieutenant-Colonel Mark Lubiniecki, assumed command from Lieutenant-Colonel Wayne Niven on Tuesday during a ceremony at the International Peacekeeping and Security Centre in Starychi, Ukraine. The ceremony marks the transition between Rotations 2 and 3 of Operation UNIFIER, Canada’s...

    In Ukraine, an unlikely new battle line
    Mar07

    In Ukraine, an unlikely new battle line

    A border blockade cutting coal supplies shuts power plants and factories — and sends reverberations from Kyiv to Moscow. …read more Source: Toronto...