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    Ukraine Deputy Prosecutor Resigns, Saying Cases Blocked
    Feb15

    Ukraine Deputy Prosecutor Resigns, Saying Cases Blocked

    A Ukrainian deputy general prosecutor has resigned, saying he made the decision because of endemic corruption in the country’s judicial system and a lack of political will …read more Source: ABC...

    Russian trucks barred from passing through Ukraine
    Feb15

    Russian trucks barred from passing through Ukraine

    Kiev has temporarily banned Russian trucks from crossing Ukrainian territory in an apparent tit for tat measure.”Ukraine has temporarily suspended … transit permits for cargo vehicles with Russian registrations,” Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Monday in a statement. Diplomatic and trade ties between Russia and Ukraine have...

    Azerbaijani female wrestlers win 7 medals in Kiev
    Feb15

    Azerbaijani female wrestlers win 7 medals in Kiev

    …read more Source: Today.Az

    Exclusive: Russia’s Prime Minister on Syria, Sanctions and a New Cold War
    Feb15

    Exclusive: Russia’s Prime Minister on Syria, Sanctions and a New Cold War

    More On Feb. 13, Russian Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev sat down for an interview with TIME on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference, an annual gathering of military and political leaders from around the world, to discuss Russia’s role in the Syrian conflict, its tense relations with the West and a range of other issues. The...

    Obama’s Failed Legacy in Afghanistan
    Feb15

    Obama’s Failed Legacy in Afghanistan

    Last year Foreign Affairs ran a special section on President Barack Obama’s foreign policy legacy. The section included essays on the Middle East, Africa, Latin America, terrorism, Europe, Asia, and a pair of dueling assessments of the Administration’s overall performance. Curiously, the entire section was almost entirely silent about...

    Iran wrestlers rank first in Ukraine international tournament
    Feb15

    Iran wrestlers rank first in Ukraine international tournament

    Iranian freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestlers ace at the 20th edition of Outstanding Ukrainian Wrestlers and Coaches Memorial in Kiev. …read more Source:...

    Moscow: Turkey not to drive a wedge into our relations with Azerbaijan
    Feb15

    Moscow: Turkey not to drive a wedge into our relations with Azerbaijan

    The spokesperson for the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova has commented on the statement by the Prime Minister of Turkey, Ahmet Davutoglu made during his visit to Ukraine, Oxu.Az reports. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian prosecutor quits over corruption as government teeters
    Feb15

    Ukrainian prosecutor quits over corruption as government teeters

    A senior Ukrainian prosecutor resigned on Monday, calling the office he worked for a “hotbed of corruption”, another blow to government attempts to clean up the judiciary, a crucial step to unlock more Western aid. …read more Source: Channel...

    New Shelling Near Donetsk In Eastern Ukraine
    Feb15

    New Shelling Near Donetsk In Eastern Ukraine

    In the latest uptick in violence in eastern Ukraine, heavy weapons fire was heard early on February 13 near the Maryinka checkpoint, west of the city of Donetsk. Amid the rising tensions, Ukrainian government troops near the Black Sea coast conducted heavy military drills. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free...

    Ukraine and Russia close their borders to foreign truckers
    Feb15

    Ukraine and Russia close their borders to foreign truckers

    Ukraine’s prime minister has announced that cargo trucks registered in Russia will temporarily not be allowed to enter Ukraine, in response to Russia’s ban on Ukrainian trucks. …read more Source: FOX...