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    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...

    A bristly Ukraine celebrates 25 years of independence from Moscow
    Aug24

    A bristly Ukraine celebrates 25 years of independence from Moscow

    The biggest military parade in a quarter-century was intended as a show of determination. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Russia jails leader of banned nationalist group
    Aug24

    Russia jails leader of banned nationalist group

    Moscow, Aug 24 : A Russian court today sentenced ultranationalist politician Alexander Belov, a former leader of a banned anti-immigration movement, to seven and a half years in prison for extremism and money laundering. Belov was formerly coordinator of the populist Movement Against Illegal Immigrants, or DPNI, which had the slogan “Russia for...

    Ukraine celebrating Independence Day amid fresh tensions with Russia
    Aug24

    Ukraine celebrating Independence Day amid fresh tensions with Russia

    Ukraine is celebrating its Independence Day amid heightened tensions with its biggest neighbor Russia. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Independence Day Facts And Trivia: 7 Things To Know About National Holiday
    Aug24

    Ukraine Independence Day Facts And Trivia: 7 Things To Know About National Holiday

    Although Ukraine is celebrating Wednesday its 25th annual Independence Day, new concerns have surfaced regarding growing tensions between Russia and the former U.S.S.R republic. Reuters reported that even with the annual holiday celebrated on Aug. 24 and the country’s military parade, fresh tensions with Russia concerning Crimea were on...

    Ukraine should rely on own might to counter Russia: Poroshenko
    Aug24

    Ukraine should rely on own might to counter Russia: Poroshenko

    Ukraine has to rely on its own military might in confrontation with Russia, President Poroshenko says. …read more Source:...

    Show of anti-Russia force at Ukraine independence day
    Aug24

    Show of anti-Russia force at Ukraine independence day

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – Tanks rumbled across Kiev on Tuesday as Ukraine marked 25 years of independence with a show of force against an increasingly assertive Russia and a war simmering in the pro-Kremlin separatist east. …read more Source: The China...

    Ukraine should rely on own might to counter Russia: Poroshenko
    Aug24

    Ukraine should rely on own might to counter Russia: Poroshenko

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has underlined the need for Kiev to stand on its own feet rather than relying on Western support as it copes with resurging conflict in its eastern region. …read more Source: Iran...

    Ukraine’s first president Leonid Kravchuk: Crimea is already part of Russia
    Aug24

    Ukraine’s first president Leonid Kravchuk: Crimea is already part of Russia

    Andrew V. PestanoKIEV, Ukraine, Aug. 24 (UPI) — The first president of Ukraine told an interviewer that Crimea is already part of Russia, and said Ukraine would have to wait a long time to get it back. …read more Source: United Press...