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    Amid Fighting In East Ukraine, Suicide, PTSD And Domestic Abuse Take Center Stage
    Feb18

    Amid Fighting In East Ukraine, Suicide, PTSD And Domestic Abuse Take Center Stage

    Ukrainian soldier Ivan Rodichenko’s marriage first began to fall apart when the Russian military annexed Crimea nearly two years ago, sparking a nearly two-year-long conflict that has killed more than 7,000 people. The stress of war placed a wedge between him and his wife the moment he decided to fight back against Russian aggressors. “The...

    Amid East Ukraine War Fighting, Suicide, PTSD And Domestic Abuse Take Center Stage
    Feb17

    Amid East Ukraine War Fighting, Suicide, PTSD And Domestic Abuse Take Center Stage

    Ukrainian soldier Ivan Rodichenko’s marriage first began to fall apart when the Russian military annexed Crimea nearly two years ago, sparking a near two year conflict that has killed more than 7,000 people. The stress of a war placed a wedge between him and his wife the moment he decided to fight back against Russian aggressors. “The army...

    Obama under fire for lack of leadership over Syria
    Feb17

    Obama under fire for lack of leadership over Syria

    WASHINGTON — The United States is coming under increasingly bitter criticism for its perceived lack of leadership over Syria as the country’s brutal civil conflict heads toward new levels of intensity. Washington appears unable or unwilling to prevent its ally Turkey from bombing Kurdish fighters inside Syria, its critics say. And it has...

    Russia sues Ukraine over debt repayment in London court
    Feb17

    Russia sues Ukraine over debt repayment in London court

    Dmitry RashnitsovMOSCOW, Feb. 17 (UPI) — Russia filed a lawsuit against Ukraine to demand compensation for the debt on bonds worth $3 billion and reimbursement of expenses. …read more Source: United Press...

    Crisis deepens as Tymoshenko party quits coalition
    Feb17

    Crisis deepens as Tymoshenko party quits coalition

    KIEV: Ukraine’s political turmoil worsened as squabbling in the wake of a failed no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk threatened to sink the ruling coalition. Ex-Premier Yulia Tymoshenko’s Batkivshchyna left the four- party alliance, while fellow coalition member Samopomich boycotted Wednesday’s...

    Ukraine PM hunts for new allies (AAP)
    Feb17

    Ukraine PM hunts for new allies (AAP)

    Ukraine’s Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk says he is in talks with political groups, including the populist Radical party, about a possible coalition. …read more Source: The West...

    Now We Know Who Really Runs Ukraine
    Feb17

    Now We Know Who Really Runs Ukraine

    This week’s government showdown in Kiev is proof that the oligarchs are still firmly in control. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Lawyer: Ukrainian Jailed in Russia Moved To Punishment Cell; Health Worsening
    Feb17

    Lawyer: Ukrainian Jailed in Russia Moved To Punishment Cell; Health Worsening

    A Ukrainian who testified in the Russian trial of filmmaker Oleh Sentsov and later recanted his testimony has been transferred to a harsh punishment cell and is being denied medical care despite worse …read more Source: Big News...

    Russia Files Lawsuit Against Ukraine Over Unpaid Eurobonds
    Feb17

    Russia Files Lawsuit Against Ukraine Over Unpaid Eurobonds

    Russia has filed a lawsuit against Ukraine after Kyiv failed to repay a $3 billion Eurobond. Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said the lawsuit was filed on February 17 at the High Court in Lond …read more Source: Big News...

    Lawyer: Ukrainian Jailed in Russia Moved To Punishment Cell; Health Worsening
    Feb17

    Lawyer: Ukrainian Jailed in Russia Moved To Punishment Cell; Health Worsening

    A Ukrainian who testified in the Russian trial of filmmaker Oleh Sentsov and later recanted his testimony has been transferred to a harsh punishment cell and is being denied medical care despite worsening health. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...