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    Kiev accuses rebels of killing 2 Ukrainian soldiers
    Nov02

    Kiev accuses rebels of killing 2 Ukrainian soldiers

    Separatist, pro-Russia rebels double attacks in October compared to September, Ukrainian authorities say …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Ukrainian Library Director Goes On Trial In Moscow
    Nov02

    Ukrainian Library Director Goes On Trial In Moscow

    The trial of the director of Moscow’s Ukrainian Literature Library kicked off in the Russian capital on November 2. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Transport Ministry: Belavia crew did right to return to Zhulyany Airport
    Nov02

    Transport Ministry: Belavia crew did right to return to Zhulyany Airport

    According to all international instruments, the aircraft should comply with the instructions of ATC. More so, the plane was in the airspace of Ukraine. If they had not complied and fighter jets had been scrambled, that could have led to a bigger conflict. But, of course, the psychological stress on the crew was very big, Vladimir Kostin noted....

    Ukraine removes last conscripts from war zone
    Nov02

    Ukraine removes last conscripts from war zone

    …read more Source: Al-Manar TV

    Lavrov: Russia appreciates Greece’s position on Western sanctions
    Nov02

    Lavrov: Russia appreciates Greece’s position on Western sanctions

    Moscow appreciates NATO member Greece’s position regarding the West’s decision to impose retaliatory sanctions following the annexation of Crimea, visiting Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Says No Conscripts In War Zone
    Nov02

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Says No Conscripts In War Zone

    President Petro Poroshenko has announced that Ukraine no longer has conscripts fighting Russia-backed separatists in the country’s east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ‘Game of Thrones’ On Ukraine’s Front Lines
    Nov02

    ‘Game of Thrones’ On Ukraine’s Front Lines

    Soldiers and volunteers fighting near Avdiyivka in eastern Ukraine have built a massive throne out of spent munitions — an homage to the throne of swords seen in a hit TV show. It’s part art project and part public outreach, intended to raise support and funds to continue fighting. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more...

    News24.com | Ukraine officials declare jaw-dropping riches
    Nov02

    News24.com | Ukraine officials declare jaw-dropping riches

    A luxury watch collection, millions of dollars in cash and a Picasso painting are just several items listed on Ukraine officials’ income and asset declarations, shocking a country vowing to curb corruption. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine removes last conscripts from war zone (AFP)
    Nov02

    Ukraine removes last conscripts from war zone (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine said Wednesday it no longer had conscripted soldiers fighting pro-Russian insurgents for the first time since a conflict that has claimed nearly 10,000 lives began in April 2014. …read more Source: The West...

    Inside the World of Ukraine’s Women Warriors
    Nov02

    Inside the World of Ukraine’s Women Warriors

    Lera Burlakova first traveled to eastern Ukraine’s Donbass region in 2014 as a journalist to report on the violence between the Ukrainian military and pro-Russian separatist forces. After a week of covering the war in the town of Pisky, Burlakova decided writing about it was not enough: She wanted to fight for her country. “I couldn’t...