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    Ukrainian President: No Ukrainian has the right to forget the Babi Yar massacre
    Sep29

    Ukrainian President: No Ukrainian has the right to forget the Babi Yar massacre

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Report Confirms Russia’s Responsibility for Shooting Down MH17
    Sep29

    Report Confirms Russia’s Responsibility for Shooting Down MH17

    A team comprised of investigators from Australia, Belgium, Malaysia, the Netherlands, and Ukraine released interim findings of its criminal investigation into the shooting down of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 on July 17, 2014 which killed all 298 people on board. The Joint Investigation Team report concludes that MH17 was shot down by a BUK...

    Russia Accuses U.S. of Nurturing Aggressive Nuclear Strategy
    Sep29

    Russia Accuses U.S. of Nurturing Aggressive Nuclear Strategy

    MOSCOW — Amid the widening U.S.-Russian spat over Syria, the Russian Foreign Ministry on Thursday issued a strongly-worded statement accusing the Pentagon of nurturing an aggressive nuclear strategy threatening Russia. The ministry cast a recent speech by U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter as a veiled threat to back a hypothetical attack on...

    Merkel, Putin Speak About Ukraine Conflict, Syria
    Sep29

    Merkel, Putin Speak About Ukraine Conflict, Syria

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to stabilize a fragile cease-fire in Ukraine and do all he can to improve what Merkel called a “catastrophic humanitarian situation” in Syria. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia accuses US of nurturing aggressive nuclear strategy
    Sep29

    Russia accuses US of nurturing aggressive nuclear strategy

    MOSCOW (AP) — Amid the widening U.S.-Russian spat over Syria, the Russian Foreign Ministry on Thursday issued a strongly-worded statement accusing the Pentagon of nurturing an aggressive nuclear strategy threatening Russia. The ministry cast a recent speech by U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter as a veiled threat to back a hypothetical attack on...

    Babyn Yar: Germany remembers victims
    Sep29

    Babyn Yar: Germany remembers victims

    President Joachim Gauck has visited Babyn Yar, a 1941 Nazi massacre site in Ukraine, saying generations later Germany will continue owning up to its past. More than 33,000 Jews were murdered in a ravine outside Kyiv. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Will Build a Holocaust Memorial at the Babi Yar Massacre Site
    Sep29

    Ukraine Will Build a Holocaust Memorial at the Babi Yar Massacre Site

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko announced on Thursday that the country will begin planning a Holocaust Memorial at Babi Yar, a ravine in the capital city where mass slaughters took place during World War II. He made the announcement at a ceremony marking the 75th anniversary of the start of the Babi Yar Massacre, when 34,000 Jews were killed...

    Moscow gallery attack targets Ukrainian troop photos (AFP)
    Sep29

    Moscow gallery attack targets Ukrainian troop photos (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Dozens of pro-Kremlin activists have attacked a Moscow exhibition of photographs of Ukrainian forces in the separatist conflict, defacing images, tearing down signs and forcing its temporary closure, organisers said on Thursday. …read more Source: The West...

    As Russian Officials Dig In On MH17, Critics Decry ‘Politics Of Denial’
    Sep29

    As Russian Officials Dig In On MH17, Critics Decry ‘Politics Of Denial’

    A series of denials by Russian officials and state-media allegations of bias and foul play present a view that is starkly discrepant with international criminal investigators’ findings, announced this week, over the downing of a Malaysian airliner over eastern Ukraine in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kremlin offers Ukraine separatists propaganda tips: German media (AFP)
    Sep29

    Kremlin offers Ukraine separatists propaganda tips: German media (AFP)

    Berlin (AFP) – Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine are being actively advised by people close to the Kremlin on how to conduct a “propaganda campaign” against Kiev and the West, German media reported Thursday. …read more Source: The West...