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    Russian rocket maker blows up plane to prove it didn’t blow up MH17
    Oct09

    Russian rocket maker blows up plane to prove it didn’t blow up MH17

    ARTEMIVSK, Ukraine — How do you prove you didn’t blow up a plane? In Russia, you blow up a plane. A Russian missile manufacturer said Friday that it had exploded a missile beneath a decommissioned Boeing airliner similar to that of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, shot out of the sky over eastern Ukraine last year, proving the passenger jet was...

    Merkel didn’t win the Nobel Peace Prize. One of her critics is elated.
    Oct09

    Merkel didn’t win the Nobel Peace Prize. One of her critics is elated.

    If you’d listened to the bookmakers and a number of pundits, German Chancellor Angela Merkel was the clear favorite to win the Nobel Peace Prize. While Merkel was nominated due to her work mediating the conflict in Ukraine, many attributed her potential win to the notably open rhetoric and policy Germany has shown to the refugees over the...

    Russian missile firm to hold rival MH17 briefing as Dutch report released
    Oct09

    Russian missile firm to hold rival MH17 briefing as Dutch report released

    MOSCOW (AFP) – The Russian manufacturer of the missile system blamed for shooting down flight MH17 said Friday it would unveil the real reasons for the disaster on the same day Dutch investigators present their final report on the tragedy.Almaz-Antey, the maker of the BUK surface-to-air system that the West and Kiev believe downed MH17,...

    St. Michael’s Parish in Tucson hosts Sen. John McCain
    Oct09

    St. Michael’s Parish in Tucson hosts Sen. John McCain

    TUSCON, Ariz. – St. Michael Ukrainian Catholic Church here was the scene of a town hall meeting with Sen. John McCain on Saturday, October 3. When Russia invaded Crimea and started fomenting rebellion in the Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts of eastern Ukraine, Ukrainians in Tucson, as in so many other diaspora communities, protested with a […]...

    Rep. Rosa DeLauro addresses Ukrainian community in New Haven
    Oct09

    Rep. Rosa DeLauro addresses Ukrainian community in New Haven

    NEW HAVEN, Conn. – On Sunday, September 20, after the 10:30 a.m. divine liturgy at St. Michael Ukrainian Catholic Church, Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro spoke to the Ukrainian community about her trip to Ukraine last month. She spoke with conviction and with determination, and made it clear that she is dedicated to helping the Ukrainian people. […]...

    A Village Divided By War In Eastern Ukraine
    Oct09

    A Village Divided By War In Eastern Ukraine

    In the Ukrainian village of Lobacheve, going to school or visiting relatives might require a treacherous boat trip to or from the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic. While a cease-fire holds, locals are able to move freely between the two halves of the town: one controlled by government troops, the other by Russian-backed...

    The migrant crisis: Warnings from the Holocaust
    Oct09

    The migrant crisis: Warnings from the Holocaust

    A group of refugees and migrants on their way to the Gevgelijas train station, minutes after they have crossed the Greek -Macedonian border. (Socrates Baltagianni/Invision/Redux) American historian Timothy Snyder has a way with familiar historical moments—and they don’t come more familiar than the Holocaust—that turns them on their heads,...

    Ukraine ex-security official doubts MH17 report will give answers
    Oct09

    Ukraine ex-security official doubts MH17 report will give answers

    VINNYTSIA, Ukraine (Reuters) – A former top official in Ukraine’s security service said on Friday he doubted a final international report on the crash of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 would provide conclusive answers. …read more Source:...

    Symonenko urges Belarusian people to learn from Ukraine’s mistakes
    Oct09

    Symonenko urges Belarusian people to learn from Ukraine’s mistakes

    “Do not repeat these mistakes and do not create preconditions,” Petro Symonenko said. People should not die for someone else’s mistakes. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine ex-security official doubts MH17 report will give answers
    Oct09

    Ukraine ex-security official doubts MH17 report will give answers

    A former top official in Ukraine’s security service said on Friday he doubted a final international report on the crash of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 would provide conclusive answers. …read more Source: Channel...