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    Ukrainian PM faces possible dismissal as crisis deepens
    Feb16

    Ukrainian PM faces possible dismissal as crisis deepens

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk was fighting for his political life today as parliament considered holding a vote of no confidence in the government over its perceived failure to fight graft. Even President Petro Poroshenko appeared to withdraw support for the 41-year-old former banker after he reportedly told his own party...

    Ukraine’s Prime Minister Faces Possible Vote Of No Confidence
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s Prime Minister Faces Possible Vote Of No Confidence

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk is due to address parliament, where he faces the threat of a no-confidence vote. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks
    Feb16

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks

    Russian transportation authorities have blocked the movement of Ukraine-registered trucks and detained over 300 cargo vehicles after Ukraine closed its borders to Russia-registered long-haulers. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks
    Feb16

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Russian transportation authorities have blocked the movement of Ukraine-registered trucks and detained over 300 cargo vehicles after Ukraine closed its borders to Russia-registered long-haulers.The transport ministry’s… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks
    Feb16

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian transportation authorities have blocked the movement of Ukraine-registered trucks and detained over 300 cargo vehicles after Ukraine closed its borders to Russia-registered long-haulers. The transport ministry’s Tuesday announcement came after activists in Ukraine began blocking Russia-registered trucks on Sunday....

    Russia Halts Movement of Ukraine-Registered Cargo Trucks
    Feb16

    Russia Halts Movement of Ukraine-Registered Cargo Trucks

    Russian transportation authorities have blocked the movement of Ukraine-registered trucks on Russian territory …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine military reports highest daily death toll since November
    Feb16

    Ukraine military reports highest daily death toll since November

    KIEV (Reuters) – Three Ukrainian servicemen have been killed and seven wounded in fighting with pro-Russian separatists in the past 24 hours, the Ukrainian military said on Tuesday, reporting the highest daily casualty toll since mid-November. …read more Source:...

    Where Do Oligarchs Stash Their Cash?
    Feb16

    Where Do Oligarchs Stash Their Cash?

    How do the wealthiest citizens of post-Soviet countries keep their money safe? For some, it’s simple: just buy a palatial home in London. To show the public how it’s done, anticorruption campaigners took journalists on a “Kleptocracy Tour” of London residences owned by foreign oligarchs. (RFE/RL’s Marek Hajduk and...

    Ukraine’s Blockade Leaves Borders Clogged With Russian Trucks
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s Blockade Leaves Borders Clogged With Russian Trucks

    Activists in the southern Ukrainian region of Bukovyna have been blocking Russian trucks from crossing the border for days. The Ukrainian government made a Russian truck ban nationwide on February 15, saying it was in response to Moscow’s ban on Ukrainian trucks a day earlier. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source:...

    Zhirinovsky: After our demand to return Western Armenia, little will remain of Turkey
    Feb16

    Zhirinovsky: After our demand to return Western Armenia, little will remain of Turkey

    “In response to Turkey’s refusal to recognize Crimea’s reunion with Russia, we should recognize the Turkish Kurdistan as an independent state and demand Turkey to return the lands of Western Armenia. If Greece, Bulgaria and other countries having territorial claims to Turkey demand their lands back, little will remain of...