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    Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels agree Orthodox Easter truce
    Apr29

    Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels agree Orthodox Easter truce

    Ukraine’s government on Friday agreed a new truce with pro-Russian insurgents to take effect on Orthodox Easter this weekend, reinforcing a deal signed more than a year ago. …read more Source: The Daily...

    U.S. Foreign Policy Got In The Way Of Helping Greece, Greek Ex-Official Says
    Apr29

    U.S. Foreign Policy Got In The Way Of Helping Greece, Greek Ex-Official Says

    The United States did not pressure Germany more heavily to give Greece debt relief because it needed Germany’s cooperation in higher-priority foreign policy matters, according to a former Greek finance minister. Yanis Varoufakis, the ex-cabinet official who became famous as the face of Greek defiance in the first half of 2015, said the...

    U.S. Bill Links Russia Sanctions Relief To Crimea’s Return To Ukraine
    Apr29

    U.S. Bill Links Russia Sanctions Relief To Crimea’s Return To Ukraine

    A new bill in the U.S. Congress would prevent the White House from lifting a raft of sanctions against Russia until Ukraine restores control over Crimea, which Moscow forcibly annexed in 2014, or settles the peninsula’s status to Kyiv’s satisfaction. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ‘Authorities are step-by-step escalating repression’ in Crimea
    Apr29

    ‘Authorities are step-by-step escalating repression’ in Crimea

    In an interview with DW, Mejlis Chairman Refat Chubarov explained what the recent ban of his organization means for the governing body of Crimean Tatars. He also criticized Russian authorities. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    ‘Authorities are step-by-step escalating repression’
    Apr29

    ‘Authorities are step-by-step escalating repression’

    In an interview with DW, Mejlis Chairman Refat Chubarov explained what the recent ban of his organization means for the governing body of Crimean Tatars. He also criticized Russian authorities. …read more Source:...

    ‘Authorities are step-by-step escalating repression’
    Apr29

    ‘Authorities are step-by-step escalating repression’

    In an interview with DW, Mejlis Chairman Refat Chubarov explained what the recent ban of his organization means for the governing body of Crimean Tatars. He also criticized Russian authorities. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Trilateral Contact Group Seeks Easter Cease-Fire In Ukraine
    Apr29

    Trilateral Contact Group Seeks Easter Cease-Fire In Ukraine

    The Trilateral Contact Group on Ukraine says it aims for a cease-fire in eastern Ukraine to begin with the start of the Easter and May holidays. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Anti-Zionism vs Anti-Semitism: it is becoming a distinction without a difference
    Apr29

    Anti-Zionism vs Anti-Semitism: it is becoming a distinction without a difference

    Labour MP Naz Shah, who recently stirred up controversy by sharing a Facebook post that was viewed as being anti-Semitic ©PA/PA Wire/Press Association Images Where to start with Labour and anti-Semitism? At the top. As the Russian saying goes “a fish rots from the head.” This crisis—and it is one—is the direct and entirely predictable consequence...

    Our Next President Must Stand Up to Putin
    Apr29

    Our Next President Must Stand Up to Putin

    Whoever takes over the White House in 2017 will face an aggressive, revanchist Russia that is a threat to the United States and our allies. No amount of wishful thinking can obscure this fact. Russia’s 2014 annexation of Crimea and invasion of the Donbas region of Ukraine is just one example in a long list of recent aggressions and abuses...

    Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels agree Orthodox Easter truce (AFP)
    Apr29

    Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels agree Orthodox Easter truce (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s government on Friday agreed to a new truce with pro-Russian insurgents to take effect ahead of Orthodox Easter this weekend, reinforcing a deal signed more than a year ago. …read more Source: The West...