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    Among political sharks, Ukrainian pilot Savchenko to be a ‘small piranha’
    Jun10

    Among political sharks, Ukrainian pilot Savchenko to be a ‘small piranha’

    KIEV (Reuters) – Pointing at a man hanging on a rope while fitting insulation onto a building across the road, Ukraine’s most famous soldier sometimes wishes she had such a life, earning money with an exciting job without having to think about politics. …read more Source:...

    The unraveling of Moscow’s dream of “Novorossiya”
    Jun10

    The unraveling of Moscow’s dream of “Novorossiya”

    The Kremlin’s project to create “Novorossiya” in southern and eastern Ukraine and the Ukrainian Black Sea peninsula of Crimea was conducted in secrecy and haste in the first months of 2014. Details of how that project rose and ultimately fell have been hard to come by. But Aleksandr, a Moscow businessman who asked that his […] …read...

    AP Interview: Savchenko calls for early elections in Ukraine
    Jun10

    AP Interview: Savchenko calls for early elections in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko says the nation needs early parliamentary elections to “to infuse fresh blood” into its politics. Savchenko, who has become a national hero in Ukraine after spending two years in a Russian prison, told The Associated Press Friday that the “Ukrainian people deserve a better government that they...

    We will respond to entry of US naval vessel into Black Sea: Russia
    Jun10

    We will respond to entry of US naval vessel into Black Sea: Russia

    The Russian Foreign ministry said Moscow would respond to a U.S. naval ship’s entry into the Black Sea with unspecified measures, saying it and other deployments were designed to ratchet up tensions ahead of a NATO summit, the RIA news agency reported.Russian state media reported that the USS Porter, a U.S. naval destroyer, entered the...

    AP Interview: Savchenko calls for early elections in Ukraine
    Jun10

    AP Interview: Savchenko calls for early elections in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko says the nation needs early parliamentary elections to “to infuse fresh blood” into its politics.Savchenko, who has become a national hero in Ukraine after spending two years… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Keep sanctions in place
    Jun10

    Keep sanctions in place

    Back in March, during a working visit to Washington, Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko argued that sanctions “are the only line in the sand that the West drew after 2014. It is the only line between good and evil drawn in the context of this war. And if there is no line anymore – then what’s […] …read more Source: The...

    AP Interview: Savchenko Calls for Early Elections in Ukraine
    Jun10

    AP Interview: Savchenko Calls for Early Elections in Ukraine

    Freed Ukraine pilot Savchenko calls for early parliamentary elections …read more Source: ABC...

    AP Interview: Savchenko calls for early elections in Ukraine
    Jun10

    AP Interview: Savchenko calls for early elections in Ukraine

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko says the nation needs early parliamentary elections to “to infuse fresh blood” into its politics. …read more Source: FOX...

    Holodomor being highlighted at scholarly conferences in Ukraine, Canada
    Jun10

    Holodomor being highlighted at scholarly conferences in Ukraine, Canada

    TORONTO – Recently scholarly conferences held in Lviv and in Calgary, Alberta, feature panels on the Holodomor organized by the Holodomor Research and Education Consortium (HREC). HREC has organized a panel that will examine the role of demonization and the “othering” of Ukrainians in the context of the Holodomor at the conference of the...

    Kelly McParland: NATO request puts Liberal support for peacekeeping to the test
    Jun10

    Kelly McParland: NATO request puts Liberal support for peacekeeping to the test

    Canada has been asked to contribute up to 1,000 troops to a new force in eastern Europe as a warning that the NATO alliance will not tolerate any aggression against western allies by Russian President Vladimir Putin. The U.S., Britain and Germany have each promised 1,000 troops; Canada would be the fourth partner. This should be the easiest of...