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    OSCE mission comes under fire in eastern Ukraine
    Dec27

    OSCE mission comes under fire in eastern Ukraine

    A team of international observers monitoring the shaky cease-fire in eastern Ukraine says it came under fire while inspecting a village. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Bread basket case: Putin lets Russians eat cake
    Dec27

    Bread basket case: Putin lets Russians eat cake

    ‘Merry Christmas and a happy new set of sanctions to you’ is Russia’s message to Ukraine from January 1. Fiona Clark wonders what will be left to eat in Moscow come the New Year. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine parish turns into battlefield amid conflict with Russia
    Dec27

    Ukraine parish turns into battlefield amid conflict with Russia

    PTYCHA (UKRAINE) – The quiet village of Ptycha has become an unlikely battleground for the Orthodox faithful in western Ukraine, where the divide between pro- and anti-Moscow factions plays out far from the eastern front of the war-torn country. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Ukrainian soldier, elderly civilian killed: military
    Dec27

    Ukrainian soldier, elderly civilian killed: military

    A Ukrainian soldier and an elderly woman have been killed as government forces and separatists clashed in the first violation of a holiday truce, a Ukraine military spokesman said Sunday. …read more Source: Global...

    Kiev soldier, woman killed in breach of holiday truce: military (AFP)
    Dec27

    Kiev soldier, woman killed in breach of holiday truce: military (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – A Ukrainian soldier and an elderly woman have been killed as government forces and pro-Russian separatists clashed in the first violation of a holiday truce, a Ukraine military spokesman said Sunday. …read more Source: The West...

    Three Moroccans taken off Kiev-Paris flight for jokes about ties with terrorists
    Dec27

    Three Moroccans taken off Kiev-Paris flight for jokes about ties with terrorists

    Three Moroccans were removed from a Kiev-Paris flight at Kiev’s Borispol International Airport and taken to police after lame jokes about their ties with terrorists, a spokesman for Ukraine’s state border service said. “The jokes by three Moroccan citizens entailed the delay of a flight from the Borispol airport to Paris. While...

    Ukraine parish turns into battlefield amid conflict with Russia
    Dec27

    Ukraine parish turns into battlefield amid conflict with Russia

    The quiet village of Ptycha has become an unlikely battleground for the Orthodox faithful in western Ukraine, where the divide between pro- and anti-Moscow factions plays out far from the eastern front of the war-torn country.Armed with sticks, spades and Molotov cocktails, the Orthodox faithful in the Ukrainian-speaking village this month moved...

    Kiev soldier, woman killed in breach of holiday truce: military
    Dec27

    Kiev soldier, woman killed in breach of holiday truce: military

    A Ukrainian soldier and an elderly woman have been killed as government forces and pro-Russian separatists clashed in the first violation of a holiday truce, a Ukraine military spokesman said Sunday …read more Source: The Daily...

    A conflict of faith between Russia and Ukraine
    Dec27

    A conflict of faith between Russia and Ukraine

    The political and military conflict is playing out in churches across Ukraine, as some split from the Moscow Patriarchy. …read more Source: AL...

    Germany’s foreign minister says Europe needs to regain control of its borders
    Dec27

    Germany’s foreign minister says Europe needs to regain control of its borders

    Thomson ReutersBERLIN (Reuters) – Europe needs to regain control of its borders, Germany’s foreign minister was quoted on Saturday as saying, after reports that forged Syrian passports are in the hands of Islamic State militants. More than a million refugees, many fleeing war and violence in the Middle East, have arrived in Germany...