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    Ukrainian Anticorruption Activists Dare ‘Sissy Pants’ Officials To Declare Assets
    Oct18

    Ukrainian Anticorruption Activists Dare ‘Sissy Pants’ Officials To Declare Assets

    With the aim of reminding bureaucrats that they are now legally required to file electronic asset declarations, anticorruption activists played off the word “trusi,” which means both underwear and cowards in Ukrainian, to taunt them in Kyiv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Merkel: All options, including more sanctions, are on table
    Oct18

    Merkel: All options, including more sanctions, are on table

    No options can be taken off the table, including imposing new sanctions on Russia, says German Chancellor Angela Merkel.She made this statement ahead of tomorrow’s meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, with whom she will discuss the situation in Syria. …read more Source:...

    France wants progress on disengagement, Donbass at Ukraine summit
    Oct18

    France wants progress on disengagement, Donbass at Ukraine summit

    PARIS – France said on Tuesday a summit in Berlin to put peace accords on Ukraine back on track needed to establish a calendar for elections in the Donbass region and get agreements to pull government and separatist troops back from more zones. … …read more Source:...

    Leaders of France, Germany, Ukraine and Russia to meet on Ukraine conflict
    Oct18

    Leaders of France, Germany, Ukraine and Russia to meet on Ukraine conflict

    Russian President Vladimir Putin will head to Berlin on Wednesday to discuss implementation of a peace plan for eastern Ukraine with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. …read more Source: Channel...

    EU leaders to debate stance on Russia at Brussels summit
    Oct18

    EU leaders to debate stance on Russia at Brussels summit

    Putin has proven to be a master at dividing the Europeans, and no geopolitical challenge has proven more difficult for the EU than the increasingly unpredictable and threatening neighbor to its east. […] a Dutch-led investigation naming Russia as the source of a mobile missile launcher that shot down a Malaysian jetliner over eastern...

    Red Underwear For Poroshenko At Kyiv Demo
    Oct18

    Red Underwear For Poroshenko At Kyiv Demo

    Activists had an outsized pair of red underpants ready for the Ukrainian president, in an effort to encourage him to submit a declaration of interests. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU leaders to debate stance on Russia at Brussels summit
    Oct18

    EU leaders to debate stance on Russia at Brussels summit

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Just as European Union leaders get ready to consider a tougher approach toward Russia, Vladimir Putin may have outfoxed them. On Tuesday, Russian warplanes halted their airstrikes on Syria’s besieged city of Aleppo in preparation for a temporary truce that Moscow has announced. On Wednesday, Putin is due in Berlin to discuss...

    Merkel to host Putin for Berlin summit on Ukraine
    Oct18

    Merkel to host Putin for Berlin summit on Ukraine

    BERLIN – Russian President Vladimir Putin heads to Berlin on Wednesday for a summit on Ukraine amid escalating tensions between Moscow and the West over Russia’s role in Ukraine as well as Syria. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Germany to host Ukraine peace summit in Berlin
    Oct18

    Germany to host Ukraine peace summit in Berlin

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    Ukraine BLASTS Queen for inviting Russia’s Head of Church to Buckingham Palace
    Oct18

    Ukraine BLASTS Queen for inviting Russia’s Head of Church to Buckingham Palace

    THE Queen has been lambasted by Ukraine for inviting the head of Russia’s Orthodox Church to Buckingham Palace during his four-day visit to Britain …read more Source:...