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    Dueling Indictments As Russia, Ukraine Target Each Other’s Military Leaders
    Aug25

    Dueling Indictments As Russia, Ukraine Target Each Other’s Military Leaders

    Russia and Ukraine traded salvos this week with dueling criminal investigations against each other’s top military brass, a new front in the ongoing conflict between the two countries. Ukrainian Pr …read more Source: Big News...

    Smooth sailing for Radwanska at Connecticut
    Aug25

    Smooth sailing for Radwanska at Connecticut

    NEW HAVEN, Connecticut — Top seed Agnieszka Radwanska overcame a slow start and breezed past Jelena Ostapenko 7-5, 6-1 Tuesday night in the second round of the Connecticut Open. Ostapenko had upset four-time New Haven champion Caroline Wozniacki in the first round and had a set point, leading the fourth-ranked player in the world 5-4. But...

    Ukraine’s Bittersweet Independence Day
    Aug24

    Ukraine’s Bittersweet Independence Day

    On any given night in Kiev, you can pass the time in one of the city’s popular new watering holes, descend into the basement of the old cinema to enter a Brooklyn-style speakeasy, or sip a $10 cocktail on the rooftop of a trendy music hall, where every piece of furniture in the bar appears to be up for sale. There’s an imitation Nobu,...

    Ukraine’s Bittersweet Independence Day
    Aug24

    Ukraine’s Bittersweet Independence Day

    On any given night in Kiev, you can pass the time in one of the city’s popular new watering holes, descend into the basement of the old cinema to enter a Brooklyn-style speakeasy, or sip a $10 cocktail on the rooftop of a trendy music hall, where every piece of furniture in the bar appears to be up for sale. There’s an imitation Nobu,...

    As it marks its independence, Ukraine remains deadlocked on reform, Russia
    Aug24

    As it marks its independence, Ukraine remains deadlocked on reform, Russia

    Public patience is running out as Ukraine’s economy stagnates, the fight against corruption shows little progress, and Moscow-backed rebels in the east remain defiant. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Petro Poroshenko: Russia wants ‘the whole Ukraine’
    Aug24

    Petro Poroshenko: Russia wants ‘the whole Ukraine’

    Vladimir Putin wants “the whole [of] Ukraine” to be part of the “Russian empire,” Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Wednesday as his country celebrated 25 years of independence. “It is absolutely the same situation like Russian bombardment in [the Syrian city of] Aleppo,” Poroshenko told CNN’s Christiane Amanpour. “They have only...

    Another attempt to count 1932-1933 Ukraine Famine victims  – The Baltic Times
    Aug24

    Another attempt to count 1932-1933 Ukraine Famine victims – The Baltic Times

    Volodymyr Serhijchuk is a professor of history at the Kyiv State University and one of the more eminent researchers in Soviet archives. In terms…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Stoking Russia Panic for Partisan Gain Will Have a Long-Term Price for Peace
    Aug24

    Stoking Russia Panic for Partisan Gain Will Have a Long-Term Price for Peace

    Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin on MSNBC (8/20/16). On Saturday’s episode of AM Joy with Joy Ann Reid, guest Malcolm Nance, a former Naval intelligence officer, summed up MSNBC’s Russia panic with this quote: Joy Ann Reid: Because from what I’ve seen, the only people not with Hillary Clinton at this point…are people in the Jill...

    Dueling Indictments As Russia, Ukraine Target Each Other’s Military Leaders
    Aug24

    Dueling Indictments As Russia, Ukraine Target Each Other’s Military Leaders

    Russia and Ukraine traded salvos this week with dueling criminal investigations against each other’s top military brass, a new front in the ongoing conflict between the two countries. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Oh by the way, Russian troops are massing on the Ukraine border
    Aug24

    Oh by the way, Russian troops are massing on the Ukraine border

    Today marks the 25th anniversary of Ukraine’s split from the Soviet Union. Happy news! Those of us who remember the astonishing events of 1991 will certainly understand the joy Ukrainians feel about this wonderful event in history. We also understand their nervousness about the possibility that life out from under the thumb of Moscow may...