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    The tryzub is the new meme
    Mar25

    The tryzub is the new meme

    Maidan and the war in eastern Ukraine have patriotic Ukrainians around the world coming out of the woodwork. People with barely one gram of Ukrainian heritage are wearing blue-and-yellow everything, and boasting tryzub tattoos. The tryzub (trident) has always been a special, meaningful symbol for Ukrainians, and anathema to the Russians. The...

    Ukrainian reforms two years after the Maidan and the Russian invasion
    Mar25

    Ukrainian reforms two years after the Maidan and the Russian invasion

    With more unity and leadership, 2016 can and should be the year Ukraine breaks free from the unholy alliance of dirty money and dirty politics which has ripped off the Ukrainian people for too long. Without it, Ukraine will slide backwards once again into corruption, lawlessness and vassal statehood. Following is a slightly abridged version […]...

    Trump says Ukraine affects U.S. less than other NATO countries
    Mar25

    Trump says Ukraine affects U.S. less than other NATO countries

    As reported by The Washington Post, (“Trump questions need for NATO, outlines noninterventionist foreign policy,” by Philip Rucker and Robert Costa, March 21), Donald Trump said on the subject of Russia’s aggression in Ukraine that America’s allies are “not doing anything.” The Washington Post story quoted him as saying: “Ukraine is a...

    Zankovetska Theater to present “Natalka Poltavka” in U.S.
    Mar25

    Zankovetska Theater to present “Natalka Poltavka” in U.S.

    CLEVELAND – The Maria Zankovetska Theater based in Lviv is one of Ukraine’s most distinguished and respected cultural institutions. Starting April 1 at the Ukrainian Catholic Seminary in Stamford, Conn., and ending April 10 at the Ukrainian Educational and Cultural Center in Jenkintown, Pa., near Philadelphia, the group will be on tour...

    Russia to Deploy Weapons to Disputed Kurile Islands
    Mar25

    Russia to Deploy Weapons to Disputed Kurile Islands

    Russia this year will deploy some of its newest missile defense systems and drones to the Kurile islands, where Moscow and Tokyo have rival territorial claims, Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said Friday. The dispute over the islands, known as the Kuriles in Russia and the Northern Territories in Japan, has strained the two countries’...

    Lawyer for Russian soldiers captured in eastern Ukraine found dead
    Mar25

    Lawyer for Russian soldiers captured in eastern Ukraine found dead

    Thomson ReutersKIEV (Reuters) – The body of a lawyer of two Russian servicemen on trial in Ukraine has been discovered on the grounds of a former farming collective, prosecutor Anatoly Matios said on Friday, saying two men were in custody in connection with the lawyer’s death. Yuriy Grabovsky was part of the legal team representing...

    Lawyer for Russian officer on trial in Ukraine found dead
    Mar25

    Lawyer for Russian officer on trial in Ukraine found dead

    A lawyer for one of two Russian servicemen on trial in Ukraine has been found shot to death, officials said on Friday. …read more Source: FOX...

    Lawyer for Russian Officer in Ukraine Found Dead
    Mar25

    Lawyer for Russian Officer in Ukraine Found Dead

    A lawyer for one of two Russian servicemen on trial in Ukraine has been found shot to death, officials said on Friday. Yuri Grabovsky was representing Alexander Alexandrov, who was captured along with another Russian last year in rebel-held eastern Ukraine. The two men admitted they were Russian officers but Moscow said they had resigned from...

    Cotton: Trump and I share similar questions on NATO
    Mar25

    Cotton: Trump and I share similar questions on NATO

    Arkansas Sen. Tom Cotton on Friday discussed his participation in a meeting with Donald Trump earlier this week, remarking that he and the Republican presidential frontrunner have similar concerns when it comes to the United States’ role in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.”You know, he had spoken earlier that day to The...

    Lawyer Of Russian National On Trial In Ukraine Found Dead
    Mar25

    Lawyer Of Russian National On Trial In Ukraine Found Dead

    The lawyer for a Russian citizen on trial in Ukraine has been found dead. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...