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    600,000 risk losing water in war-scarred Ukraine
    Dec02

    600,000 risk losing water in war-scarred Ukraine

    The official news agency of the Lugansk insurgents said parts of the region had stopped receiving water from the Kiev-controlled part of the splintered country on Thursday. …read more Source: World...

    Strong transboundary cooperation between Belarusian, Polish fire-fighting, rescue services
    Dec02

    Strong transboundary cooperation between Belarusian, Polish fire-fighting, rescue services

    The rescue services of Belarus and Poland intend to implement eight projects as part of the 2014-2020 Poland-Belarus-Ukraine transboundary cooperation program. The partners intend to implement eight projects that will make transboundary safety stronger. …read more Source:...

    Russia warns Ukraine’s missile drills 30 km from Crimea violate border, puts warships on combat alert
    Dec02

    Russia warns Ukraine’s missile drills 30 km from Crimea violate border, puts warships on combat alert

    The Russian defence ministry warned in a note handed to the Ukrainian defence attache in Moscow that it would shoot down the missiles if necessary …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Poland supports Ukraine’s battle for sovereignty: president
    Dec02

    Poland supports Ukraine’s battle for sovereignty: president

    Poland supports Ukraine’s battle for sovereignty and will never accept Russia’s annexation of Crimea, Polish President Andrzej Duda said on Friday after talks with his Ukrainian counterpart in Warsaw. …read more Source: Polskie...

    600,000 risk losing water in war-scarred Ukraine (AFP)
    Dec02

    600,000 risk losing water in war-scarred Ukraine (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – International monitors warned on Friday that around 600,000 impoverished people could be left without water or heat in war-scarred eastern Ukraine this winter. …read more Source: The West...

    Russia accuses Ukraine of influencing Donald Trump’s campaign
    Dec02

    Russia accuses Ukraine of influencing Donald Trump’s campaign

    Amy R. ConnollyMOSCOW, Dec. 2 (UPI) — A top Russian official accused the Ukrainian government of attempting to sabotage Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. …read more Source: United Press...

    Elderly fare worst in Europe’s forgotten conflict
    Dec02

    Elderly fare worst in Europe’s forgotten conflict

    “A bullet flew in right here,” explains Nadyezhda Semyonovna, 65, to her local pastor, Yura, in the dining room of her home near Avdiivka, eastern Ukraine. “I was wearing pants like this and it went through here,” she says, pointing to the front of her thigh where it sliced through the cloth. “But I wasn’t wounded. Bullets were flying; the...

    Ukrainian president in Warsaw to meet President Duda
    Dec02

    Ukrainian president in Warsaw to meet President Duda

    Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko and Polish president Andrzej Duda met on Friday in Warsaw. They discussed their mutual concerns regarding the OPAL pipeline, the Polish press reported. The two stated their disappointment with the EU Commission’s recent decision to approve the pipeline, which they say allows for more Russian natural gas...

    Russia warns Ukraine’s missile drills 30 km from Crimea violate border, puts warships on combat alert
    Dec02

    Russia warns Ukraine’s missile drills 30 km from Crimea violate border, puts warships on combat alert

    LONDON — Russia has put air defence units on alert and deployed warships along the west coast of Crimea after the Ukrainian military fired surface-to-air missiles over the Black Sea in a show of military strength that has riled the Kremlin. The Ukrainian military fired 16 S-300 medium-range missiles in drills in its Kherson region, which borders...

    Ukraine’s leader urges EU to extend sanctions against Russia
    Dec02

    Ukraine’s leader urges EU to extend sanctions against Russia

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko urged the European Union on Friday to extend sanctions against Russia, which he says continues its armed aggression in eastern Ukraine against international agreements. Poroshenko was … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...