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    Biden Tells Ukraine’s Parliament U.S. ‘Will Never Recognize’ Crimea Annexation
    Dec08

    Biden Tells Ukraine’s Parliament U.S. ‘Will Never Recognize’ Crimea Annexation

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has told lawmakers in Ukraine’s parliament that “Russia is occupying sovereign Ukrainian territory” in Crimea and has violated international law by illegally annexing the Ukrainian peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine resumes electricity supplies to Crimea
    Dec08

    Ukraine resumes electricity supplies to Crimea

    The administration in Ukraine’s Kherson region says that Ukraine has restored electricity to the Russian-occupied Crimean peninsula. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine Resumes Electricity Supplies to Crimea
    Dec08

    Ukraine Resumes Electricity Supplies to Crimea

    Ukraine resumes electricity supplies to Russia-occupied Crimea …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine Starting To Resume Power Supplies To Crimea
    Dec08

    Ukraine Starting To Resume Power Supplies To Crimea

    Ukraine officials said they are starting to resume electricity supplies to Crimea more than two weeks after power lines to the disputed territory were sabotaged, causing widespread blackouts. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Joe Biden says U.S. still supports Ukraine
    Dec08

    Joe Biden says U.S. still supports Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine — The United States will not sacrifice Ukraine in pursuit of Russian cooperation in Syria, Vice President Joseph Biden assured Ukrainian leaders Monday, even as the Obama administration tries to manage complicated diplomacy with Moscow. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Biden to Speak to Ukraine Parliament Tuesday
    Dec08

    Biden to Speak to Ukraine Parliament Tuesday

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is set to deliver remarks before Ukraine’s parliament Tuesday, one day after announcing $190 million in new U.S. aid to Ukraine. Biden said Monday that the new aid will help the country implement reforms and fight corruption. During a joint briefing following bilateral talks with Ukraine’s President Petro...

    Resumed violence threatens Ukraine cease-fire
    Dec08

    Resumed violence threatens Ukraine cease-fire

    An uptick in fighting comes as the world’s attention is focused on terrorism and Syria. …read more Source: USA...

    Ongoing violence threatens Ukraine cease-fire
    Dec08

    Ongoing violence threatens Ukraine cease-fire

    An uptick in fighting comes as the world attention is focused on terrorism and Syria’s war …read more Source: USA...

    History Doesn’t Take Sides
    Dec07

    History Doesn’t Take Sides

    As President Obama’s speech from the Oval Office after the San Bernardino terrorist massacre limped to its close, he attempted to reassure a shaken nation by declaring “I am confident we will succeed in this mission because we are on the right side of history.” This is one of the President’s favorite formulations, a rhetorical comfort...

    Russia Prepares to Sue Ukraine
    Dec07

    Russia Prepares to Sue Ukraine

    Russia says it is preparing to take Ukraine to court over an outstanding $3 billion loan Moscow issued to the government of former President Viktor Yanukovich in the weeks leading up to his abdication in the face of tenacious street protests in early 2014. Reuters: Russia has offered to restructure the debt in equal installments over the next...