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    Ukraine General Prosecutor fires senior reformist prosecutor
    Mar29

    Ukraine General Prosecutor fires senior reformist prosecutor

    KIEV (Reuters) – Senior Ukrainian prosecutor and anti-corruption campaigner Davit Sakvarelidze has been fired by General Prosecutor Viktor… …read more Source:...

    Will Trump Put ‘America First’?
    Mar29

    Will Trump Put ‘America First’?

    I am “not isolationist, but I am ‘America First,’” Donald Trump told the New York Times last weekend. “I like the expression.” Of NATO, where the U.S. underwrites three-fourths of the cost of defending Europe, Trump calls this arrangement “unfair, economically, to us,” and adds, “We will not be ripped off anymore.” Beltway media may be...

    Will Trump Put ‘America First’?
    Mar29

    Will Trump Put ‘America First’?

    I am “not isolationist, but I am ‘America First,’” Donald Trump told the New York Times last weekend. “I like the expression.” Of NATO, where the U.S. underwrites three-fourths of the cost of defending Europe, Trump calls this arrangement “unfair, economically, to us,” and adds, “We will not be ripped off anymore.” Beltway media may be...

    Top Ukrainian Parties To Form New Coalition Led By Hroysman
    Mar29

    Top Ukrainian Parties To Form New Coalition Led By Hroysman

    Ukraine’s three major parliamentary parties have agreed to form a new coalition on March 29 and nominate parliamentary speaker Volodymyr Hroysman to be Ukraine’s new prime minister, party officials said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ghosts of Babi Yar: A Visit to the Ravine Where Nazis Murdered 150,000
    Mar29

    Ghosts of Babi Yar: A Visit to the Ravine Where Nazis Murdered 150,000

    KYIV, Ukraine—Seventy-four years later, I reached up and broke off a small piece of a branch that was long and gray. It was bent in the strange, contorted ways it had blindly grown to look for light here at the cold bottom of the ravine, where the forest canopy above had turned the sunny spring day into dark winter’s night. The branch...

    The Race to Be Ukraine’s Next Prime Minister Is Heating Up
    Mar28

    The Race to Be Ukraine’s Next Prime Minister Is Heating Up

    Ukraine’s two-month political crisis could finally be coming to an end. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ukrainian choir tours western Canada
    Mar28

    Ukrainian choir tours western Canada

    A male chorus of more than 50 professional and amateur singers from Canada and Ukraine performs Friday, April 1 at Knox United Church, 7:30 p.m. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Protesters Call for Ukraine’s General Prosecutor to Resign
    Mar28

    Protesters Call for Ukraine’s General Prosecutor to Resign

    Over 500 protesters have gathered outside the administrative headquarters of Ukraine’s president to call for the resignation of the country’s general prosecutor, who they say, has failed to use the full power of his office to deal with endemic corruption.Monday’s protest… …read more Source:...

    Authoritarianism Goes Global
    Mar28

    Authoritarianism Goes Global

    A new global competition in “soft power” is underway between democracy and autocracy, but only one side seems to be competing seriously. Many had assumed that the era of globalization would give democracies a huge advantage in this sphere, the basic argument being that a more open global political economy and the relentless flow of information...

    Protesters call for Ukraine’s General Prosecutor to resign
    Mar28

    Protesters call for Ukraine’s General Prosecutor to resign

    Over 500 protesters have gathered outside the administrative headquarters of Ukraine’s president to call for the resignation of the country’s general prosecutor, who they say, has failed to use the full power of his office to deal with endemic corruption. …read more Source: FOX...