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    Watch:  Flower Delivery, Crotch Grabbing Make Up Ukraine Parliamentary Brawl
    Dec11

    Watch: Flower Delivery, Crotch Grabbing Make Up Ukraine Parliamentary Brawl

    Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk was pulled away from the podium by a political opponent while speaking. …read more Source: ABC...

    Brawl erupts in Ukrainian parliament after lawmaker swats PM with bouquet of roses, tries to drag him from podium
    Dec11

    Brawl erupts in Ukrainian parliament after lawmaker swats PM with bouquet of roses, tries to drag him from podium

    Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk was delivering his annual report to parliament, urging lawmakers to adopt the state budget for 2016 and a new tax code …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Svyatoslav Vakarchuk speaks on civil society in Ukraine at Fordham University
    Dec11

    Svyatoslav Vakarchuk speaks on civil society in Ukraine at Fordham University

    NEW YORK – Svyatoslav (Slava) Vakarchuk delivered a guest lecture, titled “Ordinary Citizens in Extraordinary Times: Civil Society in Ukraine,” at Fordham University on November 20. This event was sponsored by the Department of Political Science and the deans of arts and science in an attempt to advance the understanding of world politics among...

    IN THE PRESS: Op-ed by Turchynov
    Dec11

    IN THE PRESS: Op-ed by Turchynov

    “Allying with Putin against the Islamic State would be a devil’s bargain,” by Oleksander Turchynov, secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine, The Washington Post, December 3: …it is understandable that Western governments should want to form the broadest possible international coalition, including with Russia, to...

    Ukraine is not a bargaining chip for Putin’s support against ISIS
    Dec11

    Ukraine is not a bargaining chip for Putin’s support against ISIS

    Two months ago, while travelling along the frontlines of eastern Ukraine, I predicted that the Minsk II ceasefire agreements would not be respected by the Kremlin and its puppet Peoples’ Republics. It was clear to me – in spite of a tentative ceasefire put in place on October 2 – that the situation in the […] …read more Source: The...

    Kerry to meet Russia’s Putin, Lavrov for Syria talks in Moscow
    Dec11

    Kerry to meet Russia’s Putin, Lavrov for Syria talks in Moscow

    PARIS (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow on Dec. 15 to discuss the situation in Syria and Ukraine, the U.S. state department said on Friday. …read more Source:...

    Kerry to meet Putin for talks on Syria, Ukraine in Moscow next week
    Dec11

    Kerry to meet Putin for talks on Syria, Ukraine in Moscow next week

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    Watch: Brawl in Ukraine parliament
    Dec11

    Watch: Brawl in Ukraine parliament

    A fight erupted between dozens of lawmakers in Ukraine’s parliament on Friday after an MP picked up Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk. …read more Source:...

    U.S. vice-president addresses Verkhovna Rada
    Dec11

    U.S. vice-president addresses Verkhovna Rada

    Biden says cost to Moscow will rise if aggression persists KYIV – U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden told Ukraine’s Parliament that Western pressure on Russia will increase if Moscow continues its “aggression” against Kyiv. “If Russian aggression persists, the cost imposed on Moscow will continue to rise,” Mr. Biden said on December 8 in a rare...

    #PulseList 2015: 10 Nigerian comedians who took social media by storm this year
    Dec11

    #PulseList 2015: 10 Nigerian comedians who took social media by storm this year

    These are the finest comedians who made 2015 a fantastic year for Nigerians. The Comedy industry has become a multi-billion dollar industry all over the world and comedy itself has become a lucrative profession. That’s probably why we had more comedy happening in 2015 than at any other point in human history. This year we saw TV stations,...