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    Gazan indicted for planning attacks on Jews in Ukraine, Israel
    Mar03

    Gazan indicted for planning attacks on Jews in Ukraine, Israel

    Sami Haviv, 30, was charged in an indictment filed by the Southern District Attorney’s Office with several counts relating to terror activities. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    For Ukraine War’s Displaced, No End in Sight
    Mar03

    For Ukraine War’s Displaced, No End in Sight

    Two years later, with Western sanctions and two peace agreements failing to stop Russia’s intervention, the war continues and many displaced Ukrainians see little hope that they will get to go home soon. VOA Europe Correspondent Luis Ramirez has the story of one woman and her realistic approach to what some see as a hopeless situation....

    Ukraine Accuses Rebels of Using Grad Missile Launchers
    Mar03

    Ukraine Accuses Rebels of Using Grad Missile Launchers

    The Ukrainian government on Thursday accused Russian-backed rebels of using large-caliber weapons despite a cease-fire in eastern Ukraine that required both sides to pull back those arms.Fighting in Ukraine’s industrial heartland has intensified in the past weeks as peace… …read more Source:...

    Belarus praised for aiding refugees
    Mar03

    Belarus praised for aiding refugees

    Today’s meeting with resettlers from the south-east of Ukraine showed that the majority of them do not have any particular serious problems in Belarus, said Jean-Yves Bouchardy, Representative of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in the Republic of Belarus. …read more Source:...

    Lennon not Lenin: Ukraine renames street after late Beatle
    Mar03

    Lennon not Lenin: Ukraine renames street after late Beatle

    It was only a minor tweak in the spelling but a historic change when a Ukrainian village on Wednesday renamed a street, which honoured Soviet founder Lenin, after The Beatles’ John Lennon. …read more Source: CTV...

    Poll: 70% support 4th term for Putin
    Mar03

    Poll: 70% support 4th term for Putin

    Public support for Vladimir Putin to serve another term as president has hit its highest level in four years, according to a poll. ||| Moscow – Public support for Vladimir Putin to serve another term as president has hit its highest level in four years, a survey by a state-run pollster showed on Thursday. Seventy-four percent of Russians...

    Death Toll in Ukraine Conflict Hits 9,160, U.N. Says
    Mar03

    Death Toll in Ukraine Conflict Hits 9,160, U.N. Says

    The number of casualties from fighting has fallen in recent months, a senior official said, but killings, abductions and torture are still being reported. …read more Source: The New York...

    Public Support for Putin to Serve Another Term at Highest level in 4 years
    Mar03

    Public Support for Putin to Serve Another Term at Highest level in 4 years

    Public support for Vladimir Putin to serve another term as president has hit its highest level in four years, a survey by a state-run pollster showed on Thursday. Seventy-four percent of Russians would vote to re-elect Putin as president, according to a poll by VTsIOM. Putin dominates state media in Russia and is widely expected to contest the...

    Kremlin ‘Regrets’ Extended U.S. Sanctions 
    Mar03

    Kremlin ‘Regrets’ Extended U.S. Sanctions 

    The Kremlin has expressed “regret” about U.S. President Barack Obama’s decision to extend sanctions against Russia for another year in response to Russia’s illegal annexation of Crimea and its support for pro-Russia separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Pellegrini blames lack of recovery time after Anfield woe
    Mar03

    Pellegrini blames lack of recovery time after Anfield woe

    Manchester City’s Premier League title hopes may have been ended by the loss at Liverpool Manuel Pellegrini blamed a lack of recovery time after watching Manchester City limp to a 3-0 loss at Liverpool that could have effectively ended their Premier League title aspirations. A lacklustre display from the visitors was punished at Anfield as...