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    Most Americans Still View Russia Unfavorably Amid Conflicts In Syria, Ukraine, Poll Finds
    Feb18

    Most Americans Still View Russia Unfavorably Amid Conflicts In Syria, Ukraine, Poll Finds

    While the U.S. government has increased military spending in Europe to counter Russian aggression and warily watches the Kremlin’s moves in Syria, Americans have begun to see the country in slightly less negative terms, according to a new poll released Thursday by Gallup. But it’s not enough to call this an opinion detente, with the...

    Ukraine vows to fight Russian US$3b debt claim in London court
    Feb18

    Ukraine vows to fight Russian US$3b debt claim in London court

    KIEV: Kiev vowed on Thursday to fight Russia’s demand for the full repayment of a US$3 billion (RM12.53 billion) loan it issued to Ukraine in 2013 under ousted Moscow-backed president Viktor Yanukovych. Russia on Wednesday filed a lawsuit with the High Court in London after the two sides failed to reach a private settlement over the debt....

    Vilnius Book Fair 2016 to focus on Ukraine  – The Baltic Times
    Feb18

    Vilnius Book Fair 2016 to focus on Ukraine – The Baltic Times

    2016 Vilnius Book Fair to focus on UkraineIn addition to focussing on writers and readers, the 2016 Vilnius Book Fair…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Secibd faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition
    Feb18

    Secibd faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition

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    Ukraine vows to fight Russian $3 bn debt claim in London court (AFP)
    Feb18

    Ukraine vows to fight Russian $3 bn debt claim in London court (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Kiev vowed on Thursday to fight Russia’s demand for the full repayment of a $3-billion (2.7-billion-euro) loan it issued to Ukraine in 2013 under ousted Moscow-backed president Viktor Yanukovych. …read more Source: The West...

    Another Ukrainian Party Quits Ruling Coalition
    Feb18

    Another Ukrainian Party Quits Ruling Coalition

    A leader of Ukraine’s Samopomich (Self-Reliance) party says it has decided to quit the ruling coalition, increasing pressure on Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk to find new allies or risk the collapse of his government. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Dutch strategy to influence Ukraine “yes” vote leaks out
    Feb18

    Dutch strategy to influence Ukraine “yes” vote leaks out

    The Dutch government recruited dozens of Dutch celebrities and opinion leaders to convince the public to vote “yes” in the so-called Ukraine referendum, according to a comprehensive communication strategy around the referendum The post Dutch strategy to influence Ukraine “yes” vote leaks out appeared first on NL Times. …read...

    Meet a Ukrainian model blazing a new path for people with disabilities — on the runway
    Feb18

    Meet a Ukrainian model blazing a new path for people with disabilities — on the runway

    Alexandra Kutas has been paralyzed since birth — and that’s a major challenge anywhere, but especially in her native Ukraine. But she was determined that she wouldn’t be defined by her wheelchair. …read more Source: Public Radio...

    Ukraine coalition loses majority after second party quits
    Feb18

    Ukraine coalition loses majority after second party quits

    Ukraine’s Samopomich party has quit the ruling coalition, one of its leaders Oleh Berezyuk said on Thursday, increasing pressure on Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk to find new allies or risk the collapse of the government. The announcement came just a day after another party led by former prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko quit the coalition....

    Monument to Russian Annexation Troops to Be Installed in Crimea
    Feb18

    Monument to Russian Annexation Troops to Be Installed in Crimea

    The government in Crimea has announced it is collecting money to build a monument to the Russian troops that annexed the peninsula from Ukraine in 2014. Crimea was annexed from the territory of Ukraine, after protests in Kiev and other parts of the country ousted pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovych. The international community has not...