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    Donald Trump And Russia: Ukrainian Official Urges US Not To Pull Support Fearing Further Destabilization
    Nov22

    Donald Trump And Russia: Ukrainian Official Urges US Not To Pull Support Fearing Further Destabilization

    A top Ukrainian official said Saturday that less U.S. support to the country could result in further destabilization of the region, which could trigger worse consequences for other parts of the world. Ukraine is in the midst of fighting back Russian aggression since Moscow annexed Crimea in 2014. …read more Source: International Business...

    Russia accuses Ukraine of kidnapping soldiers, urges their release
    Nov22

    Russia accuses Ukraine of kidnapping soldiers, urges their release

    Moscow says two soldiers were “illegally detained” on Sunday and whisked across the border to the territory of the Nikolayev region in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Putin: NATO objects that threaten Russia will be our missiles’ targets
    Nov22

    Putin: NATO objects that threaten Russia will be our missiles’ targets

    Russia is worried by continued expansion of NATO, and it intends to perform counter-measures. This includes marking missile targets that create threats for the country, said Russian President Vladimir Putin in Oliver Stone’s documentary ‘Ukraine in fire’, which aired on REN TV on Monday, 21 November. …read more Source: Baltic...

    Three years after Euromaidan, how young Ukrainians see the future
    Nov22

    Three years after Euromaidan, how young Ukrainians see the future

    Millennials reflect on Russia’s annexation of Crimea and the war in eastern Ukraine – and what happens nextIt’s been three years since protesters gathered on the streets of Kiev to demand an end to a government they believed was no longer fit for purpose.The demonstration triggered a chain of events that led to Russia annexing Crimea...

    IFMC 2016 to kick off with Kiev Modern Ballet show in Minsk
    Nov22

    IFMC 2016 to kick off with Kiev Modern Ballet show in Minsk

    The concert program of the dancing forum will kick off with a show from Kiev Modern Ballet. The National Academic Bolshoi Opera and Ballet Theater of Belarus will present Radu Poklitaru’s Giselle. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian demonstrators burn tyres, vandalise bank
    Nov22

    Ukrainian demonstrators burn tyres, vandalise bank

    A group of protesters set tyres on fire as Ukraine commemorated the day when the Maidan revolt started in November 2013. …read more Source: RTÉ...

    French conservative favourite Francois Fillon says Russia poses no security threat
    Nov22

    French conservative favourite Francois Fillon says Russia poses no security threat

    Former prime minister Francois Fillon, favourite to become the French centre-right’s candidate for president in an election next year, said that Russia did not constitute a security threat and it was “completely stupid” to push it away. French officials have been pressing for an extension of European Union sanctions against Moscow over its...

    Russia says Ukraine’s abducted 2 soldiers from Crimea
    Nov22

    Russia says Ukraine’s abducted 2 soldiers from Crimea

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Ukraine, Russia Trade Claims Over Soldiers’ Detentions
    Nov22

    Ukraine, Russia Trade Claims Over Soldiers’ Detentions

    Ukrainian security agency said it had detained two soldiers along the administrative border with the Russian-annexed Crimea peninsula, and accused them of being deserters from the Ukrainian army. The …read more Source: Big News...

    Khodorkovsky’s advice: Treat Putin as a bandit
    Nov22

    Khodorkovsky’s advice: Treat Putin as a bandit

    LONDON — When it comes to relations with Vladimir Putin’s Russia, Mikhail Khodorkovsky has blunt advice for Europe: Wake up — and stop playing nice. The former billionaire chief of Yukos Oil, once Russia’s richest man, spent 10 years in prison on fraud and tax evasion charges that were widely viewed as political retribution by the...