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    UN: Civilians suffering ‘abandonment’ and despair in eastern Ukraine
    Mar03

    UN: Civilians suffering ‘abandonment’ and despair in eastern Ukraine

    The United Nations has said the conflict in eastern Ukraine has left millions of civilians suffering from despair and isolation. The assessment comes as foreign ministers hold talks over a ceasefire in the region. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian pilot announces hunger strike over Russia trial delay
    Mar03

    Ukrainian pilot announces hunger strike over Russia trial delay

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who is on trial over the killing of two Russian journalists in war-torn Ukraine, said on Thursday she was going on hunger strike and would refuse both food and water. Savchenko announced the move in court, saying it was in protest at a decision to adjourn the proceedings until next week, one of her lawyers…...

    UN: Residents of E. Ukraine Struggling to Survive
    Mar03

    UN: Residents of E. Ukraine Struggling to Survive

    The United Nations reports more than 3 million people in rebel-controlled areas of eastern Ukraine are struggling to survive and vulnerable to human rights abuses, including arbitrary arrest and detention, torture, and disappearances. A new report notes that the number of civilian casualties in eastern Ukraine has decreased over the past few...

    UN: Civilians suffering ‘abandonment’ and despair in eastern Ukraine
    Mar03

    UN: Civilians suffering ‘abandonment’ and despair in eastern Ukraine

    The United Nations has said the conflict in eastern Ukraine has left millions of civilians suffering from despair and isolation. The assessment comes as foreign ministers hold talks over a ceasefire in the region. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukrainian Journalist Freed in Prisoner Swap
    Mar03

    Ukrainian Journalist Freed in Prisoner Swap

    Freelance journalist Maria Varfolomeyeva has been released by separatists in eastern Ukraine after being detained for more than a year. (RFE/RL’s Current Time TV) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Sen. Joni Ernst Warns ‘ISIS Present in All 50 States’
    Mar03

    Sen. Joni Ernst Warns ‘ISIS Present in All 50 States’

    Speaking in front of a room filled with conservative grassroots activists, Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, took on President Barack Obama’s foreign policy strategy, arguing the country needs to elect a new leader who’s willing to confront the “real and dangerous” facing the world today. “We’ve all got to come together and find...

    Gazan terrorist planned to kidnap senior officer in Ukraine
    Mar03

    Gazan terrorist planned to kidnap senior officer in Ukraine

    Gazan terrorist living in Ukraine accused of several planned attacks, including an ISIS attack in Israel using wireless aircraft. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Donetsk Militia Report Heavy Shelling of Region
    Mar03

    Donetsk Militia Report Heavy Shelling of Region

    03 de marzo de 2016, 10:05Kiev, Mar 3 (Prensa Latina) According to Russian television, members of the militia in Donbass reported another day of heavy shelling by the Ukrainians in the Donetsk region today. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Taiwan in quarterfinals of World Team Table Tennis Championships
    Mar03

    Taiwan in quarterfinals of World Team Table Tennis Championships

    Taipei, March 3 (CNA) The women’s team of Taiwan came from behind to defeat Ukraine 3-2 in the second round of the 2016 World Team Table Tennis Championships being held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Thursday and advanced to the quarterfinals of the tournament. …read more Source: Focus...

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko stages hunger strike protest during trial (AFP)
    Mar03

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko stages hunger strike protest during trial (AFP)

    Donetsk (Russia) (AFP) – Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who is standing trial over the killing of two Russian journalists in war-torn Ukraine, announced in court on Thursday that she was going on hunger strike and would refuse both food and water. …read more Source: The West...