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    Fighting Between Ukrainian Forces and Separatists Is Surging Once Again
    Feb16

    Fighting Between Ukrainian Forces and Separatists Is Surging Once Again

    Conflict in eastern Ukraine between state forces and Russian-backed separatists has escalated in recent weeks, despite a series of ceasefire attempts over the last year, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE) reported on Tuesday. “It’s still, unfortunately, an active conflict,” Lamberto Zannier, secretary-general of the Organization for...

    Tatars Step Up Resistance to Russian Rule Over Crimea
    Feb16

    Tatars Step Up Resistance to Russian Rule Over Crimea

    MoreExclusive: Russia’s Prime Minister on Syria, Sanctions and a New Cold WarRussia’s Former Anti-Doping Chief Dies After Resigning From Scandal-Hit AgencyExclusive: Russian Premier Remains Defiant on Bombing of Syrian Rebels (UROZHAYNE, Crimea) — Elnara Asanova lives alone with her four small children because her husband, an ethnic...

    Why Leftists Want to Draft Women
    Feb16

    Why Leftists Want to Draft Women

    Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is a New York writer focusing on radical Islam. Hillary Clinton had endorsed forcing women to register for a draft. Now the issue is taking on new urgency. Despite the left’s anti-draft posturing, it has fond memories of its protests during the Vietnam War and it is the...

    Ukraine president’s party to condemn government’s performance – leader
    Feb16

    Ukraine president’s party to condemn government’s performance – leader

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s party will vote to criticise the performance of Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk’s government as “unsatisfactory” in a parliament vote, its leader Yuriy Lutsenko told parliament on Tuesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine lawmakers have signatures for no confidence vote – two lawmakers
    Feb16

    Ukraine lawmakers have signatures for no confidence vote – two lawmakers

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian lawmakers have gathered the 150 signatures needed to hold a no confidence vote on Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk’s government, two lawmakers told Reuters on Tuesday, as parliament prepared to debate a report on the government’s performance. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine president’s party to condemn government’s performance: leader
    Feb16

    Ukraine president’s party to condemn government’s performance: leader

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s party will vote to criticize the performance of Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk’s government as “unsatisfactory” in a parliament vote, its leader Yuriy Lutsenko told parliament on Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine president’s party to condemn government’s performance: leader
    Feb16

    Ukraine president’s party to condemn government’s performance: leader

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s party will vote to criticize the performance of Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk’s government as “unsatisfactory” in a parliament vote, its leader Yuriy Lutsenko told parliament Tuesday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine president's party to condemn government's performance – leader
    Feb16

    Ukraine president's party to condemn government's performance – leader

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s party will vote to criticise the performance of Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk’s government as “unsatisfactory” in a parliament vote, its leader Yuriy Lutsenko told parliament on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    EU lifts sanctions against Belarussian President Lukashenko
    Feb16

    EU lifts sanctions against Belarussian President Lukashenko

    The European Union has lifted most sanctions against Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko and his administration officials, the EU Council said in a statement Monday, praising Belarus’s role at a time when Russia has been pushing to reestablish control over former Soviet republics, The Moscoe Times reports. Relations between...

    US president praises Lithuania’s leadership in supporting other countries
    Feb16

    US president praises Lithuania’s leadership in supporting other countries

    US President Barack Obama has praised Lithuania’s contribution to supporting Eastern Partnership countries and Ukraine, saying that Lithuania “continues to serve as a model” for strengthening democracy and security in the world, informs LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...