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    Two Years In, Half a Million Children Have Been Affected by Ukraine’s Conflict
    Feb19

    Two Years In, Half a Million Children Have Been Affected by Ukraine’s Conflict

    Ukraine’s ongoing conflict has deeply affected the lives of 580,000 children, many of whom are out of school and need psychosocial support, according to the United Nations children’s agency (UNICEF). Two years into the conflict in Ukraine, more than 215,000 children have been internally displaced from conflict-affected areas, where...

    Kremlin-Backed Authorities Summon 10,000 Children To Streets Of Sevastopol To Mark ‘Crimean Spring’
    Feb19

    Kremlin-Backed Authorities Summon 10,000 Children To Streets Of Sevastopol To Mark ‘Crimean Spring’

    Moscow-backed authorities in Crimea’s Sevastopol have ordered schools to gather about 10,000 children to celebrate the so-called “Crimean spring” on February 22. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    German, French ministers plan Ukraine trip amid turmoil
    Feb19

    German, French ministers plan Ukraine trip amid turmoil

    Germany’s foreign minister and his new French counterpart plan to make a joint visit to Kiev on Monday to prod Ukraine’s squabbling politicians to push ahead with reforms. …read more Source: FOX...

    German, French ministers plan Ukraine trip amid turmoil
    Feb19

    German, French ministers plan Ukraine trip amid turmoil

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s foreign minister and his new French counterpart plan to make a joint visit to Kiev on Monday to prod Ukraine’s squabbling politicians to push ahead with reforms. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier’s spokesman, Martin Schaefer, said Friday he will meet in Berlin with French Foreign Minister...

    German, French ministers plan Ukraine trip amid turmoil
    Feb19

    German, French ministers plan Ukraine trip amid turmoil

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s foreign minister and his new French counterpart plan to make a joint visit to Kiev on Monday to prod Ukraine’s squabbling… …read more Source:...

    German, French ministers plan Ukraine trip amid turmoil
    Feb19

    German, French ministers plan Ukraine trip amid turmoil

    Germany’s foreign minister and his new French counterpart plan to make a joint visit to Kiev on Monday to prod Ukraine’s squabbling politicians to push ahead with reforms. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    UNICEF Calls for Access to 500,000 Children in Eastern Ukraine
    Feb19

    UNICEF Calls for Access to 500,000 Children in Eastern Ukraine

    The United Nations children’s agency says the conflict in Ukraine has deeply affected the lives of a half-million children living in areas not controlled by the Kyiv government and near the front lines of the fighting with pro-Russia separatists. In a statement Friday, UNICEF said one in three of those children, numbering some 580,000, now...

    Poroshenko’s Office Announces Receipt Of Shokin Resignation
    Feb19

    Poroshenko’s Office Announces Receipt Of Shokin Resignation

    Ukraine’s embattled prosecutor-general has officially submitted his resignation, a spokesman for Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko wrote on Twitter. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poroshenko’s Office Announces Receipt Of Shokin Resignation
    Feb19

    Poroshenko’s Office Announces Receipt Of Shokin Resignation

    Ukraine’s embattled prosecutor-general has officially submitted his resignation, a spokesman for Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko wrote on Twitter. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Biden Commends Poroshenko For Anti-Corruption Efforts
    Feb19

    Biden Commends Poroshenko For Anti-Corruption Efforts

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden called Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and commended him for passing anti-corruption legislation sought by the International Monetary Fund, the White House said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...