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    Lenin Becomes Lennon: Ukraine Renames Street After Late Beatle
    Mar02

    Lenin Becomes Lennon: Ukraine Renames Street After Late Beatle

    A Ukrainian governor has ordered that a street named after Vladimir Lenin should be renamed “John Lennon Street.” Lenin Street in the village of Kalini in Zakarpattia, Ukraine’s westernmost region, will soon no longer bear the name of the Soviet leader and will instead honor the late Beatle. Ukraine is currently undergoing a government-led...

    Ukraine: 3 Soldiers Killed in Explosion in the East
    Mar02

    Ukraine: 3 Soldiers Killed in Explosion in the East

    Ukrainian authorities say three soldiers have been killed and two wounded in the Donbas region in the country’s east as their car exploded.A spokesman for the Ukrainian government, Colonel Andriy Lysenko, reported the deaths during a Wednesday press briefing in Kiev…. …read more Source:...

    Vox-Pop — Bandera Avenue Or Moscow Avenue?
    Mar02

    Vox-Pop — Bandera Avenue Or Moscow Avenue?

    What do ordinary Ukrainians make of plans to rename Kyiv’s Moscow Avenue after the controversial World War II nationalist leader Stepan Bandera? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    For Ukrainians, Minsk Agreements are ‘Poison’
    Mar02

    For Ukrainians, Minsk Agreements are ‘Poison’

    Two years after the start of the Ukraine conflict, Ukrainians are coming under pressure from the West and Russia to comply with the Minsk agreements, despite the failure of Russia to provide the necessary security conditions. VOA Europe Correspondent Luis Ramirez reports from Kyiv and the scene of a bloody crackdown two years ago by forces loyal...

    Ukrainian pilot resigned to sentence in Russia
    Mar02

    Ukrainian pilot resigned to sentence in Russia

    Lawyers for a Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia as an accessory to murder say they expect her to be found guilty and that she has asked the court to follow the sentence sought by prosecutors. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed in explosion in the east
    Mar02

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed in explosion in the east

    Ukrainian authorities say three soldiers have been killed and two wounded in the Donbas region in the country’s east as their car exploded. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukrainian pilot resigned to sentence in Russia
    Mar02

    Ukrainian pilot resigned to sentence in Russia

    Lawyers for a Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia as an accessory to murder say they expect her to be found guilty and that she has asked the court to follow the sentence sought by prosecutors. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed in explosion in the east
    Mar02

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed in explosion in the east

    Ukrainian authorities say three soldiers have been killed and two wounded in the Donbas region in the country’s east as their car exploded. …read more Source: FOX...

    Nowhere Man: Ukrainians Swap Out Lenin For Lennon
    Mar02

    Nowhere Man: Ukrainians Swap Out Lenin For Lennon

    Imagine all the people, living for today. And ditching their Soviet past. The 6,000 residents of Kalyny, in western Ukraine, hope to do just that. They have renamed Vladimir Lenin Street after the late Beatle John Lennon. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    For Ukrainians, Minsk Agreements are ‘Poison’
    Mar02

    For Ukrainians, Minsk Agreements are ‘Poison’

    Two years after the start of the Ukraine conflict, Ukrainians are coming under pressure from the West and Russia to comply with the Minsk agreements, and many here doubt the country will be able to enact the overdue constitutional reforms required to implement the peace deal. Politicians and analysts say Ukraine is being cornered by both Russia...