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    Trump tells Ukrainian politician he won’t lift Russia sanctions
    Feb04

    Trump tells Ukrainian politician he won’t lift Russia sanctions

    During an unusual private meeting on the sidelines of Thursday’s National Prayer Breakfast, President Donald Trump promised a Ukrainian opposition leader that the United States won’t lift sanctions on Russia until it pulls out of Ukraine, according to three people briefed on the meeting. Within hours of meeting with both...

    Trump tells Ukrainian politician he won’t lift Russia sanctions
    Feb04

    Trump tells Ukrainian politician he won’t lift Russia sanctions

    During an unusual private meeting on the sidelines of Thursday’s National Prayer Breakfast, President Donald Trump promised a Ukrainian opposition leader that the United States won’t lift sanctions on Russia until it pulls out of Ukraine, according to three people briefed on the meeting.Within hours of meeting with both Trump and Vice...

    Worst fighting in east Ukraine since 2015; 33 dead this week
    Feb04

    Worst fighting in east Ukraine since 2015; 33 dead this week

    A Ukrainian soldier shows pieces of shrapnel in a crater left by an explosion in Avdiivka, Ukraine, Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017. Fighting between government troops and Russia-backed separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine escalated on Tuesday, killing at least eight people late Monday and early Tuesday, injuring dozens and briefly trapping more than 200...

    Syrian Family Reunites In U.S. After 2 Years Apart
    Feb04

    Syrian Family Reunites In U.S. After 2 Years Apart

    A Syrian refugee and her two children successfully made it into the U.S. this week against all odds ― namely the executive order that President Donald Trump signed last week to halt the arrival of refugees for 120 days.Fadi Kassar and his family fled Syria for Jordan several years ago. Kassar was able to move to Milford, Connecticut, at the end...

    New Fighting in Eastern Ukraine Leaves 33 Dead
    Feb04

    New Fighting in Eastern Ukraine Leaves 33 Dead

    International monitors on Friday strongly urged the warring sides in eastern Ukraine to silence their guns as heavy artillery and rocket barrages continued to pummel residential areas. At least 33 people including civilians have been killed and several dozen injured in fighting this week in eastern Ukraine between government forces and...

    World › 9 more killed in Ukraine as U.S. presses Russia
    Feb04

    World › 9 more killed in Ukraine as U.S. presses Russia

    Clashes between Ukrainian forces and Moscow-backed rebels left two more dead in a flashpoint town Friday and seven others elsewhere in bloodshed that has prompted the U.S. to condemn Russia’s “aggressive” stance. The latest reports from both sides take the death toll in fighting since Sunday in the eastern war… …read more...

    Fierce surge of violence underway in Ukraine
    Feb04

    Fierce surge of violence underway in Ukraine

    Residents evacuated from their homes amid fresh violence between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed separatists. …read more Source:...

    ‘What kind of life is this?’: Visiting residents of eastern Ukrainian town in their artillery-blasted homes
    Feb04
    ‘What kind of life is this?’: Visiting residents of eastern Ukrainian town in their artillery-blasted homes
    Feb04
    Residents Take Cover as Ukraine Border Battles Reignite Conflict
    Feb04

    Residents Take Cover as Ukraine Border Battles Reignite Conflict

    Humanitarian conditions deteriorated in eastern Ukraine as fighting flared between the military and Russian-backed rebels. …read more Source: The New York...