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    Obama’s failed policy in Ukraine: Putin ‘has paid no price’ for invasion
    Mar01

    Obama’s failed policy in Ukraine: Putin ‘has paid no price’ for invasion

    Special to WorldTribune.com U.S. President Barack Obama’s policy in Ukraine of threatening Russian President Valdimir Putin but taking no substantial action has failed miserably, lawmakers and analysts say. Two years after protests toppled Ukraine’s pro-Moscow government, Obama’s policy languishes amid […] …read more...

    Toilet rolls and gay apps to feature in Dutch vote on Ukraine
    Mar01

    Toilet rolls and gay apps to feature in Dutch vote on Ukraine

    Dutch taxpayers are funding €2 million in subsidies for initiatives that stimulate debate on the EU-Ukraine treaty referendum. …read more Source:...

    Russia Achieves Tactical Success in the Middle East, but No Strategic Victory
    Mar01

    Russia Achieves Tactical Success in the Middle East, but No Strategic Victory

    NEW HAVEN—Russia is on the march in Syria and Ukraine, defying predictions that it is walking into a quagmire in Syria while economic turmoil at home—exacerbated by Western sanctions—threatens President Putin’s rule. Meanwhile, a divided West objects, but has yet to come up with a coherent response. Perhaps Russian literary classic author...

    In face of labeling push, Dutch Christians hawking Israeli settlement goods
    Mar01

    In face of labeling push, Dutch Christians hawking Israeli settlement goods

    Pieter van Oordt, right, with his brother, Roger, at the Israel Products Center in Nijkerk, the Netherlands, Feb. 19, 2016. (Cnaan Liphshiz) NIJKERK, Netherlands (JTA) — As a boy, Pieter van Oordt would often accompany his father, Karel, on the elder van Oordt’s weekly shopping excursions specifically seeking out products made in Israel. A...

    Landmine kills 3 soldiers in eastern Ukraine
    Mar01

    Landmine kills 3 soldiers in eastern Ukraine

    Three Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and two others wounded when their car hit a mine in the restive east of the country. …read more Source: Iran...

    Ukraine Says Three Soldiers Killed, Five Wounded In East
    Mar01

    Ukraine Says Three Soldiers Killed, Five Wounded In East

    Ukraine says three of its servicemen have been killed and five wounded in the country’s east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NATO Commander: Russia Threat to US, Its Allies and Partners
    Mar01

    NATO Commander: Russia Threat to US, Its Allies and Partners

    NATO’s military commander has told the U.S. lawmakers that Russia poses a long-term threat to the United States and to its European allies and partners. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee, U.S. Air Force General Philip Breedlove said that Russia is eager to exert unquestioned influence over neighboring countries....

    Ukrainian Government’s New Ethics Code Bans Officials From Criticizing State Authorities
    Mar01

    Ukrainian Government’s New Ethics Code Bans Officials From Criticizing State Authorities

    Ukraine has banned government officials from publicly criticizing the work of state institutions and their colleagues. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Watch: Sisters beaten by anti-Semites join Ukraine aliyah flight
    Mar01

    Watch: Sisters beaten by anti-Semites join Ukraine aliyah flight

    More than 100 Ukrainian Jews return home to Israel Tuesday ‘We came to Israel so that our children can live with dignity.’ …read more Source: Arutz...

    Ousted Yanukovych Plans to Return as Ukraine’s President
    Mar01

    Ousted Yanukovych Plans to Return as Ukraine’s President

    Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych plans to return to Ukraine and assume his old post, the politician’s legal representative told Ukrainian news agency Glavkom on Tuesday. Yanukovych was toppled in early 2014 after months of protests against his pro-Russian government in Kiev’s Maidan Nezalezhnosti square. He fled to Russia...