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    Ukraine snubs free travel to Europe over anti-gay law
    Nov05

    Ukraine snubs free travel to Europe over anti-gay law

    Only 117 lawmakers in the 450-seat parliament supported the changes demanded by Brussels …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Armenian-Georgian Shield
    Nov05

    Ukraine’s Armenian-Georgian Shield

    In fact, more Georgian officials have appeared in Ukraine since Saakashvili’s appointment as governor of Odessa. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine snubs free travel to Europe over anti-gay law (AFP)
    Nov05

    Ukraine snubs free travel to Europe over anti-gay law (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s parliament Thursday scuppered the ex-Soviet country’s chances of visa-free travel to most EU nations by blocking legislation that would have banned discrimination against gays in the workplace. …read more Source: The West...

    Baltics back Ukraine and blast Nord Stream 2 project
    Nov05

    Baltics back Ukraine and blast Nord Stream 2 project

    Prime Ministers of the three Baltic states gave staunch support to their Ukrainian counterpart Arseniy Yatsenuk in Riga Thursday and expressed severe doubts about the proposed Nord Stream 2 pipeline planned to run under the Baltic Sea. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine rebels complete small arms withdrawal (AFP)
    Nov05

    Ukraine rebels complete small arms withdrawal (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Ukraine’s pro-Russian insurgents said Thursday they had withdrawn all of their smaller weapons from a deadly buffer zone in the ex-Soviet state’s separatist east. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine snubs free travel to Europe over anti-gay law
    Nov05

    Ukraine snubs free travel to Europe over anti-gay law

    Ukraine’s parliament Thursday scuppered the country’s chances of visa-free travel to most EU nations by blocking legislation that would have banned discrimination against gays in the workplace. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine rebels complete small arms withdrawal
    Nov05

    Ukraine rebels complete small arms withdrawal

    The reported pullback was in line with a trust-building September 1 pact that has sharply de-escalated the violence and seen just seven Ukrainian soldiers die from enemy fire – about the same number killed daily at some points last year. …read more Source: Channel...

    Putin’s aviation nightmare
    Nov05

    Putin’s aviation nightmare

    Vladimir Putin must hate aviation. The tragic crash of a Russian airliner in Egypt last weekend, with mounting evidence of a terrorist attack by ISIL, is but the latest in a series of air disasters challenging the Kremlin over the last year. All of these have directly resulted from Moscow’s ever more aggressive foreign policy — in Ukraine,...

    Excellent Documentary Portrays Ukraine’s Revolution of Dignity
    Nov05

    Excellent Documentary Portrays Ukraine’s Revolution of Dignity

    History is mostly curated and told years or even centuries later by persons not directly involved. But the twentieth century video camera brought us history on the run, produced by journalists, and now the cell phone records events and stories told by the participants themselves in real time. The finest example of this New History is the newly...

    Here are the most dramatic photos from NATO’s mega-exercise in Europe
    Nov05

    Here are the most dramatic photos from NATO’s mega-exercise in Europe

    On October 19, NATO kicked off its largest military exercise in over a decade with an opening ceremony in Tripani Air Base, Italy. The exercise, called Trident Juncture 2015, includes approximately 36,000 troops, over 140 aircraft, and 60 ships from more than 30 nations. The exercise’s participants include both NATO countries and nations...