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    Ukraine man poses as US school student
    Feb25

    Ukraine man poses as US school student

    A Ukrainian man is arrested after he was found to be using the false identity of a high school student for four years in the US state of Pennsylvania. …read more Source:...

    ‘I Can’t Believe I’m Free’: A Ukrainian POW Returns Home
    Feb25

    ‘I Can’t Believe I’m Free’: A Ukrainian POW Returns Home

    KYIV, Ukraine—Vadym Krypychenko was sure he was going to die. His vehicle had broken down along the front lines in eastern Ukraine near the village of Verkhniotroitske. It was Aug. 10, 2015, only four days before the end of his military service commitment and his scheduled return home. Krypychenko, a private in the Ukrainian army’s 53rd...

    Eurovision ‘genocide’ song infuriates Moscow
    Feb25

    Eurovision ‘genocide’ song infuriates Moscow

    The nation of Ukraine still remembers when Stalin deported the Crimean Tartars from their homeland to central Asia during the… …read more Source: The...

    23-year-old Ukrainian man posed as American high school honours student
    Feb25

    23-year-old Ukrainian man posed as American high school honours student

    Police say a high school honours student just months from graduation is a 23-year-old Ukrainian national using a false identity after his visa expired. …read more Source: Global...

    Ukraine Deports Russian Journalist For ‘Damage To Ukraine’s Interests’
    Feb25

    Ukraine Deports Russian Journalist For ‘Damage To Ukraine’s Interests’

    The Ukrainian Security Service (SBU) has announced the deportation of a Russian journalist for “committing acts that harm the interests of Ukraine.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Man City close on last eight
    Feb25

    Man City close on last eight

    KIEV — Manchester City moved within touching distance of a first appearance in the Champions League quarterfinals after a dynamic first-half display at Dynamo Kiev helped it secure a 3-1 last-16 first-leg win Wednesday. In Eindhoven, PSV Eindhoven played for more than 20 minutes with 10 men but held on for a goalless draw at home to Atletico...

    Pulled anti-IS fighter jets heading to Romania
    Feb25

    Pulled anti-IS fighter jets heading to Romania

    Four of Canada’s six fighter jets recently pulled from the bombing mission against ISIS are heading to Romania as part of a new mission to train that country’s airforce. In a press release Thursday, the Department of National Defence announced the jets will head from Kuwait, where they were based during the bombing mission, to Romania...

    The Many Weaknesses of the Rubio Campaign
    Feb25

    The Many Weaknesses of the Rubio Campaign

    Noah Millman sums up the weaknesses of the Rubio campaign in response to a recent Douthat column: But Rubio hasn’t been Kutuzov, retreating into Russia and waiting for winter, because he never held Russia. Lots of people bought into the idea that he was the “stealth” front-runner, but he was never anywhere near to having a commanding...

    Ukrainian Court Equates Social Network Profile With Mainstream Media
    Feb25

    Ukrainian Court Equates Social Network Profile With Mainstream Media

    Can social media accounts be considered mass media? Images mixed by Tetyana Lokot. In an unprecedented move, a Ukrainian court has equated a social media profile page with mass media outlets and sanctioned its owner for public calls to overthrow authorities. On February 2, 2016, a municipal court in Sumy, north-eastern Ukraine, found a local...

    “Gas Tariff will Decrease by 15-20% for Armenia”: Konstantin Simonov
    Feb25

    “Gas Tariff will Decrease by 15-20% for Armenia”: Konstantin Simonov

    Konstantin Simonov, Head of National Energy Security Fund, jokingly expressed the view that Armenia may gain from occurrences in Russia, taking into consideration Russia’s economic condition. In his words, speaking of Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), it’s worth saying what it’ll give: “The idea is quite simple, it’s an...