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    Documentary ‘Winter on Fire’ Captures Searing Images of Pro-democracy Protests in Ukraine
    Feb22

    Documentary ‘Winter on Fire’ Captures Searing Images of Pro-democracy Protests in Ukraine

    In the Oscar-nominated documentary “Winter on Fire,” filmmaker Evgeny Afineevsky chronicles the massive 2013-14 mobilization of one million Ukrainians against a corrupt political regime and their bloody clashes with the police. VOA’s Penelope Poulou has more. …read more Source: Voice of...

    The Western Pragmatists Explain Russia
    Feb22

    The Western Pragmatists Explain Russia

    Editor’s Note: How do Russia and the West see one another? What are the experts’ views on the confrontation between Russia and the West? How do the pundits explain the Russo-Ukrainian war and Russia’s Syrian gambit? What are the roots of the mythology about Russia in the West, and why has the West failed to predict and...

    “Unfolding of the Kremlin Spy Network in the post-Soviet Space may be Decisive”: Sharashenidze
    Feb22

    “Unfolding of the Kremlin Spy Network in the post-Soviet Space may be Decisive”: Sharashenidze

    “The only country, which may neutralize Russian influence in the post-Soviet space, is the USA,” said Tornike Sharashenidze, Georgian politician, professor, head of the MA program of International Affairs at Georgian Institute of Public Affairs, in an interview with 168.am, reflecting the draft bill on revealing Russian agents in the post-Soviet...

    Ukraine at ‘critical juncture,’ EU says
    Feb22

    Ukraine at ‘critical juncture,’ EU says

    BRUSSELS: Ukraine’s renewed political crisis has left the country at a “critical juncture” but Kiev must stick to necessary reforms, the European Union said on Monday after Kiev’s ruling coalition last week lost its majority in the parliament. “We believe that at this critical juncture it is essential that the country’s...

    France, Germany push Ukraine to implement reforms
    Feb22

    France, Germany push Ukraine to implement reforms

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    German and French foreign ministers urge Ukraine to push reform program
    Feb22

    German and French foreign ministers urge Ukraine to push reform program

    The foreign ministers of France and Germany have urged Ukraine to continue its program of reforms and to fight against corruption. The ministers are making a joint trip to Kyiv ahead of talks with Russia next week. …read more Source:...

    How One Ukrainian Teenager Declared War on Post-Traumatic Stress
    Feb22

    How One Ukrainian Teenager Declared War on Post-Traumatic Stress

    KYIV, Ukraine—Ivona Kostyna couldn’t leave the war even if she wanted to. It was December 2014 and, at age 18, the civilian volunteer was delivering supplies to Ukrainian troops stationed in the front-line town of Debaltseve. Her car broke down, and in the six days it took to make repairs she lived among the soldiers. They were hunkered...

    France, Germany seek political stability in Ukraine (AFP)
    Feb22

    France, Germany seek political stability in Ukraine (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – The foreign ministers of Germany and France urged Ukraine on Monday to quickly resolve its political crisis and recommitted themselves to efforts to resolve the separatist war in the east of the ex-Soviet state. …read more Source: The West...

    Obama tells Putin Ukraine peace deal must be respected: US
    Feb22

    Obama tells Putin Ukraine peace deal must be respected: US

    U.S. President Barack Obama insisted Monday in a telephone call with Russian leader Vladimir Putin on the need to respect the Minsk peace accords in eastern Ukraine, the White House said …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia MPs slam Ukraine’s choice of Crimean Tartar for Eurovision (AFP)
    Feb22

    Russia MPs slam Ukraine’s choice of Crimean Tartar for Eurovision (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Several Russian lawmakers on Monday denounced Ukraine’s choice of a Crimean Tatar to represent the country in this year’s Eurovision song contest, calling it a political choice aimed at vilifying Russia. …read more Source: The West...