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    Kremlin defends its recognition of Ukraine rebel passports
    Feb20

    Kremlin defends its recognition of Ukraine rebel passports

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin says its decision to recognize passports and other documents issued by separatist authorities in eastern Ukraine is a… …read more Source:...

    Trump Associates Reportedly Facilitated Back-Channel Ukraine Peace Plan
    Feb20

    Trump Associates Reportedly Facilitated Back-Channel Ukraine Peace Plan

    An exclusive report in The New York Times says a lawyer for U.S. President Donald Trump has helped a pro-Russia opposition Ukrainian lawmaker submit to Trump’s administration a proposed alternative peace plan for the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Supporters Of Ukrainian Blockade Clash With Police
    Feb20

    Supporters Of Ukrainian Blockade Clash With Police

    Ukrainian nationalists joined other protesters in Kyiv to support a blockade on coal-producing regions controlled by Russia-backed separatists. Riot police clashed with some of the protesters at the rally on the evening of February 19 in the center of the capital. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe /...

    Kremlin says Ukraine peace plan mooted by lawmaker 'absurd'
    Feb20

    Kremlin says Ukraine peace plan mooted by lawmaker 'absurd'

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Kremlin said on Monday it had no prior knowledge of a Ukrainian lawmaker’s peace plan for his country, which was detailed in the New York Times newspaper, and called it absurd anyway. …read more Source: The...

    Kremlin defends its recognition of Ukraine rebel passports
    Feb20

    Kremlin defends its recognition of Ukraine rebel passports

    The Kremlin says its decision to recognize passports and other documents issued by separatist authorities in eastern Ukraine is a response to Ukraine’s blockade of rebel regions. The weekend’s move … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Kremlin defends its recognition of Ukraine rebel passports
    Feb20

    Kremlin defends its recognition of Ukraine rebel passports

    The Kremlin says its decision to recognize passports and other documents issued by separatist authorities in eastern Ukraine is a response to Ukraine’s blockade of rebel regions. The weekend’s move … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Trump aides in back-door Ukraine peace plan: NYT
    Feb20

    Trump aides in back-door Ukraine peace plan: NYT

    President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer has given him a peace plan for Ukraine drawn up by non-diplomats, and which has outraged officials in Kiev, The New York Times reported on Sunday. …read more Source:...

    Trump aides in back-door Ukraine peace plan: NYT
    Feb20

    Trump aides in back-door Ukraine peace plan: NYT

    President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer has given him a peace plan for Ukraine drawn up by non-diplomats, and which has outraged officials in Kiev, The New York Times reported on Sunday. …read more Source: The...

    WATCH: “Bitter Harvest” sheds light on Stalin’s forced starvation of Ukrainians that killed millions
    Feb20

    WATCH: “Bitter Harvest” sheds light on Stalin’s forced starvation of Ukrainians that killed millions

    The Holodomor, a genocide by forced starvation enacted on the Ukraine by Joseph Stalin during the 1930s, took millions of lives, but is not particularly well-known in history, in no small part because of the effectiveness of Soviet propaganda. The new film “Bitter Harvest”, starring Max Irons and Samantha Barks, seeks to shed more light on this...

    Debate: Should Europe spend more on defence?
    Feb20

    Debate: Should Europe spend more on defence?

    The new US administration has emphatically reminded Nato members of their commitment to invest two percent of their GDP in defence. In the wake of the Ukraine crisis it was resolved in 2014 that this goal would be met by 2024. Apart from the US, however, only Estonia, Greece, Britain and Poland fulfil their military obligations. Europe’s...