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    Russia implicated in ‘civilisation clash’: Polish defence minister
    Sep29

    Russia implicated in ‘civilisation clash’: Polish defence minister

    Russia’s “attack” on Ukraine highlights a “civilisation clash”, Polish Defence Minister Antoni Macierewicz has said. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Who Shot Down MH17? The View From Moscow And Kyiv
    Sep29

    Who Shot Down MH17? The View From Moscow And Kyiv

    Reaction from Moscow and Kyiv, as an international probe says that Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 was shot down with a Russian missile system, brought from Russia into a separatist-held part of Ukraine. What’s the view on the street? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s battle between the banks and the borrowers
    Sep29

    Ukraine’s battle between the banks and the borrowers

    How a foreign currency debt crisis is leaving Ukrainians at risk of losing their homes. …read more Source: AL...

    Russia Claims Ukraine Open Airspace Led to MH17 Crash
    Sep29

    Russia Claims Ukraine Open Airspace Led to MH17 Crash

    Russia’s state air transport authority has blamed Ukraine’s “inaction” for the downing of the MH17 passenger airliner above its territory two years ago, because it did not close its airspace, Russian state news agency Itar-Tass reports. The Russian federal air transport agency (Rosaviatsia) blamed Kiev for the crash, in what is one of...

    Russia’s Supreme Court Upholds Ban On Crimean Tatars’ Mejlis
    Sep29

    Russia’s Supreme Court Upholds Ban On Crimean Tatars’ Mejlis

    Russia’s Supreme Court has upheld a decision by a Moscow-backed Crimean court to ban the Mejlis, the self-governing body of Crimean Tatars in the occupied Ukrainian territory. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Donald Tusk to Ukraine: Europe has got your back
    Sep29

    Donald Tusk to Ukraine: Europe has got your back

    European Council President Donald Tusk reassured senior Ukrainian leaders Thursday of Europe’s support in the country’s continuing conflict with Russia. EU leaders have long sought to play a role as moderator in the conflict in eastern Ukraine, including helping to broker the Minsk 2 peace agreement that so far has not been fulfilled....

    Ukraine marks Babi Yar massacre’s 75th anniversary
    Sep29

    Ukraine marks Babi Yar massacre’s 75th anniversary

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainians have marked the 75th anniversary of the Babi Yar massacre, one of the most infamous mass slaughters of World War …read more Source: Taiwan...

    Russian violence leading to ‘civilisation clash’: Polish Defence Minister
    Sep29

    Russian violence leading to ‘civilisation clash’: Polish Defence Minister

    Russian “attack” on Ukraine links to “civilisation clash”, wrote Polish Defence Minister Antoni Macierewicz in a letter read in the US. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Canada-Russia Arctic conference set despite differences on Syria, Ukraine
    Sep29

    Canada-Russia Arctic conference set despite differences on Syria, Ukraine

    OTTAWA — A Liberal MP says Canada and Russia will hold a joint conference on Arctic co-operation next month in Ottawa, despite differences over Syria and Ukraine. Pam Goldsmith-Jones, the parliamentary secretary to Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion, announced the event today in a speech at Carleton University in Ottawa, where the November...

    Historian Timothy Snyder: Babi Yar A Tragedy For All Ukrainians
    Sep29

    Historian Timothy Snyder: Babi Yar A Tragedy For All Ukrainians

    U.S. historian Timothy Snyder calls Babi Yar, where more than 30,000 Jews were massacred by the Nazis in a two-day period 75 years ago, a tragedy for all of Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...