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    Ukraine fighting could pose early challenge to Trump
    Feb01

    Ukraine fighting could pose early challenge to Trump

    As a rocket and artillery barrage continued on the city of Avdiivka, few chose to evacuate. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Minister hints at sending more help for Ukraine amid new of violence
    Feb01

    Minister hints at sending more help for Ukraine amid new of violence

    OTTAWA – Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan says the federal government is concerned about a new outbreak of fighting in Ukraine and is looking at ways to improve Canada’s military support to the country. Government forces and Russian-backed rebels have traded heavy fire in eastern Ukraine over the last few days, killing at least 19 people and...

    Bill Brownstein: Finding art in dangerous places
    Feb01

    Bill Brownstein: Finding art in dangerous places

    It’s tough enough to create art in an atmosphere of stability. But doing so in politically/culturally sensitive parts of the world can be particularly daunting. As can be reporting on the endeavours of those who seek to make provocative statements in places where that is not always encouraged. Frank Fiorito and Nabil Mehchi are the creators...

    Ukraine, Russia trade accusations over Black Sea plane
    Feb01

    Ukraine, Russia trade accusations over Black Sea plane

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian navy on Wednesday denied claims that a Ukrainian aircraft came under fire from a Russian-operated gas rig in the Black Sea. The incident reflects the high tensions between the ex-Soviet neighbors following Moscow’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula and support for a pro-Russia separatist insurgency in...

    Ukraine, Russia trade accusations over Black Sea plane
    Feb01

    Ukraine, Russia trade accusations over Black Sea plane

    MOSCOW (AP) ” The Russian navy is denying Ukraine’s claim that one of its aircraft came under fire from a Russian gas rig in the Black Sea.Ukrainian presidential spokesman Svyatoslav Tsegolko said the aircraft was fired upon Wednesday… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Death toll from upsurge in clashes in eastern Ukraine rises to 19
    Feb01

    Death toll from upsurge in clashes in eastern Ukraine rises to 19

    The death toll from the latest upsurge in fighting between government troops and pro-Russia forces in volatile eastern Ukraine has reached 19, as the United Nations has called on the warring sides to halt the clashes and NATO urges Moscow to help stop the spike in the deadly violence. …read more Source: Iran...

    Minister hints at sending more help for Ukraine amid new of violence
    Feb01

    Minister hints at sending more help for Ukraine amid new of violence

    OTTAWA — Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan says the federal government is concerned about a new outbreak of fighting in Ukraine and is looking at ways to improve Canada’s military support to the country. Government forces and Russian-backed rebels have traded heavy fire in eastern Ukraine over the last few days, killing at least 19 people and...

    Poland eyes Belarus ties to revive EU’s Eastern Partnership
| Reuters
    Feb01

    Poland eyes Belarus ties to revive EU’s Eastern Partnership | Reuters

    By Pawel Sobczak, Lidia Kelly and Justyna Pawlak | WARSAW WARSAW Poland is trying to improve relations with its eastern neighbour Belarus in the hope of also reviving the European Union’s dormant Eastern Partnership initiative that targets six former Soviet republics, its deputy foreign minister said.The Eastern Partnership offered money,...

    Ukraine, Russia trade accusations over Black Sea plane
    Feb01

    Ukraine, Russia trade accusations over Black Sea plane

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian navy on Wednesday denied claims that a Ukrainian aircraft came under fire from a Russian-operated gas rig in the Black… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine, Russia trade accusations over Black Sea plane
    Feb01

    Ukraine, Russia trade accusations over Black Sea plane

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian navy is denying Ukraine’s claim that one of its aircraft came under fire from a Russian gas rig in the Black Sea. …read more Source: CNS...