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    What In The World Is Going On In The Russia-Backed Separatist Luhansk ‘Republic’?
    Nov24

    What In The World Is Going On In The Russia-Backed Separatist Luhansk ‘Republic’?

    Heavily armed men on armored vehicles are patrolling the streets of a war-wracked eastern Ukrainian city — but this time it’s different. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    On Thanksgiving, I’m thankful my ancestors left Europe, and that America took them in
    Nov24

    On Thanksgiving, I’m thankful my ancestors left Europe, and that America took them in

    “I’ve got something I’d like to say.” That’s what I usually offer up as a preamble, as I try to get the attention of my kids and other family members gathered around the Thanksgiving table. It usually takes a couple of attempts, but once we’re all on the same page, I offer words of thanks for my ancestors. I talk about how...

    Tensions down after ‘coup’ in Ukraine’s separatist region
    Nov23

    Tensions down after ‘coup’ in Ukraine’s separatist region

    While tensions appeared to abate in Lugansk two days after infighting erupted in the war-scarred region, military vehicles were still present in the city. — AFPLUGANSK, Ukraine: Tensions appeared to abate Thursday in Lugansk, a stronghold of Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine, two days after infighting erupted in the war-scarred...

    The Diplomat vs. the Lobbyist
    Nov23

    The Diplomat vs. the Lobbyist

    One would think Paul Manafort’s current legal troubles would serve as a cautionary tale for Washington lobbyists about the perils of seeking to burnish the reputations of authoritarian political leaders from other lands. And yet these lobbyists persist, even to the point of working for sketchy Ukrainian politico-oligarchic interests with...

    Ukrainian Separatist Chief Accuses Another of Plotting Coup
    Nov23

    Ukrainian Separatist Chief Accuses Another of Plotting Coup

    A separatist leader in Ukraine’s east on Thursday accused a former official of trying to unseat him as a showdown between the two entered its third day. Breaking almost a week of silence, Igor Plotnitsky, leader of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic, claimed that former Interior Minister Igor Kornet “tried to seize...

    Azerbaijani President met with President of Ukraine – PHOTO

    Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko met in Brussels. …read more Source:...

    Will EU EaP Issue a War Reference to Baku?
    Nov23

    Will EU EaP Issue a War Reference to Baku?

    Only one day is left to Eastern Partnership (EaP) Summit in Brussels, in the framework of which Armenia-EU Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement (CEPA) is expected to be signed. It took around three years to define a new frame for partnership between Armenia and the EU after the Association Agreement (AA) with Deep and Comprehensive...

    Beeline in Armenia summed up the first stage of global transformation
    Nov23

    Beeline in Armenia summed up the first stage of global transformation

    ArmInfo. Beeline in Armenia summed up the first stage of the transformation, carried out within the framework of the global strategy. The press service of the company told ArmInfo. The goal of this global strategy is to turn Beeline into Armenia into a new generation company that has passed the optimization phase and is applying modern management...

    International News in Brief: Danish millions going to bolster Ukraine and Georgia
    Nov23

    International News in Brief: Danish millions going to bolster Ukraine and Georgia

    The foreign minister, Anders Samuelsen, has approved a new five-year aid program in Ukraine and Georgia worth 860 million kroner. The so called ‘neighbourhood program’ focuses on core areas within the country’s reform efforts, particularly within democracy, human rights, and sustainable and inclusive economic growth. Moving out of the...

    Millions at risk in ‘forgotten’ Ukraine crisis: Aid groups
    Nov23

    Millions at risk in ‘forgotten’ Ukraine crisis: Aid groups

    BERLIN: The “forgotten” humanitarian crisis in conflict-torn eastern Ukraine threatens millions as harsh winter weather sets in, aid groups warned on Wednesday. Action Against Hunger, Doctors of the World and other non-government groups called on the international community to help alleviate food, water and heating fuel shortages....