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    French, German foreign ministers in Ukraine to tackle crises
    Feb22

    French, German foreign ministers in Ukraine to tackle crises

    The foreign ministers of Germany and France arrived in Ukraine Monday for talks that come in the midst political chaos in Kiev and continued fighting in the separatist east …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine removes anti-govt. protest camp in Maidan Square
    Feb22

    Ukraine removes anti-govt. protest camp in Maidan Square

    Ukraine removes anti-government protesters’ tents from Maidan Square in Kiev. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Eurovision song takes aim at Russia
    Feb22

    Ukraine’s Eurovision song takes aim at Russia

    Ukraine has decided against using a love song as its entry in this year’s Eurovision Song Contest, preferring a tune about Stalin’s mass deportation of the Tatar people in 1944, in a move sure to provoke Russia. Susana Jamaladinova, who uses the stage name Jamala, was chosen as Ukraine’s entry on Sunday night. She struggled to...

    Russia Seeks to Fly Over U.S. With Advanced Digital Camera: ‘Is It Me or Is This Just Insane?’
    Feb22

    Russia Seeks to Fly Over U.S. With Advanced Digital Camera: ‘Is It Me or Is This Just Insane?’

    WASHINGTON (TheBlaze/AP) — Russia will ask permission on Monday to start flying surveillance planes equipped with high-powered digital cameras amid warnings from U.S. intelligence and military officials that such overflights help Moscow collect intelligence on the United States. Russian President Vladimir Putin (Image source: AP/RIA-Novosti,...

    Russian Bank Attacked In Kyiv
    Feb22

    Russian Bank Attacked In Kyiv

    Right-wing Ukrainian nationalists attacked a branch of privately-held Alfa-Bank in Kyiv on February 20. It was just one of a series of attacks on Russian banks in the capital, as well as Lviv and Mariupol. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Wants to Fly Over US with Advanced Digital Camera
    Feb22

    Russia Wants to Fly Over US with Advanced Digital Camera

    Russia will ask permission on Monday to start flying surveillance planes equipped with high-powered digital cameras amid warnings from U.S. intelligence and military officials that such overflights help Moscow collect intelligence on the United States. Russia and the United States are signatories to the Open Skies Treaty, which allows unarmed...

    How Delaware became an American haven for “grand corruption”
    Feb22

    How Delaware became an American haven for “grand corruption”

    Normally, when one of our 50 states gets singled out by an international body of some consequence, you would hope it would be good news and something that the locals would brag about. But that’s not likely to be the case with Delaware’s recognition by Transparency International this month as one of the world’s best examples of...

    France, Germany push Ukraine to implement reforms
    Feb22

    France, Germany push Ukraine to implement reforms

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany and France are pushing for Ukraine to move ahead with reforms needed in order to implement the year-old Minsk peace agreement. …read more Source: CNS...

    Russia wants to fly over US with advanced  digital camera
    Feb22

    Russia wants to fly over US with advanced digital camera

    WASHINGTON: Russia will ask permission on Monday to start flying surveillance planes equipped with high-powered digital cameras amid warnings from U.S. intelligence and military officials that such overflights help Moscow collect intelligence on the United States, AP/UNB reported. Russia and the United States are signatories to the Open Skies...

    Eurovision 2016: everything you need to know
    Feb22

    Eurovision 2016: everything you need to know

    Description Mans Zelmerlow and Petra Mede will take on the presenting honours in Sweden Credits Jessica Gow/AFP/Getty Alt Text Eurovision How will the most radical voting change since 1975 affect the song contest? In Depth …read more Source: The...