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    Crimean Tatars To Try To Block Food, Goods Flow To Annexed Crimea
    Sep17

    Crimean Tatars To Try To Block Food, Goods Flow To Annexed Crimea

    Crimean Tatars say they will start blocking food and goods flowing from Ukraine to the Crimean Peninsula, which was annexed from Ukraine by Russia last year. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Diary chronicles life under fire in separatist Ukraine
    Sep17

    Diary chronicles life under fire in separatist Ukraine

    Moscow (AFP) – “All in all, it wasn’t a bad week. I didn’t die,” a mystery diarist writes from an undisclosed location in eastern Ukraine.”Donbass Diary”, which chronicles civilian life in the midst of the separatist conflict there, is among the first to do so from a personal vantage point.Laced with dark...

    Shells silent, stressed Ukraine fighters face alcohol threat
    Sep17

    Shells silent, stressed Ukraine fighters face alcohol threat

    Mariupol (Ukraine) (AFP) – Some Ukrainian troops play hours of football while others take dips in the sea as they try to adjust to a sudden drop in fighting following a fresh ceasefire deal.Kiev’s war commanders are ready to allow almost anything to save soldiers from the gravest danger facing them during the current tentative truce...

    Report: Crimea’s Tatars Targeted Since Russian Annexation
    Sep17

    Report: Crimea’s Tatars Targeted Since Russian Annexation

    A new report on the human rights situation in Crimea paints a grim picture of the region since coming under Russian rule. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ukraine bars 3 BBC journalists from entering Ukraine
    Sep17

    Ukraine bars 3 BBC journalists from entering Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine has barred a few dozen reporters, including three BBC journalists, from entering the country as an unspecified security threat. …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine Bars 3 BBC Journalists From Entering Ukraine
    Sep17

    Ukraine Bars 3 BBC Journalists From Entering Ukraine

    Ukraine bars reporters, including 3 BBC staff, as unspecified security threat …read more Source: ABC...

    Russia To Analyze New Ukrainian Sanctions
    Sep17

    Russia To Analyze New Ukrainian Sanctions

    A Russian official says Moscow will analyze the possible consequences of new sanctions introduced by Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    GOP Debate Shows a Party Where Crazy Is the New Normal
    Sep17

    GOP Debate Shows a Party Where Crazy Is the New Normal

    It’s great theater. But they want to rule the world. Despite the large number of candidates on the stage at the Ronald Reagan Library, the second debate of Republican presidential candidates was an astounding display of how intellectually bankrupt the Republican Party has become in 2015.Beyond the many subplots—such as a red-faced Donald...

    Fiorina shines early; Rubio, Christie do, too, at GOP debate
    Sep17

    Fiorina shines early; Rubio, Christie do, too, at GOP debate

    SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — Celebrity real estate mogul Donald Trump and 10 more Republican candidates for president met at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library for the party’s second prime-time debate. Five takeaways from Wednesday night’s debate:___FIORINA’S DOMINANT PRESENCECarly Fiorina wasn’t even supposed to be on...

    Two Russians Get Jail Sentences For Pro-Ukraine Graffiti
    Sep17

    Two Russians Get Jail Sentences For Pro-Ukraine Graffiti

    A Russian court sentenced two young men to two years in prison for painting Soviet statues in the colors of the Ukrainian flag and daubing them with pro-Kyiv graffiti. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...