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    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting
    Feb16

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Ukrainian government says three of its servicemen have been killed and seven others wounded in the past 24 hours in clashes with… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting
    Feb16

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting

    The Ukrainian government says three of its servicemen have been killed and seven others wounded in the past 24 hours in clashes with Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks
    Feb16

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks

    Russian transportation authorities have blocked the movement of Ukraine-registered trucks and detained over 300 cargo vehicles after Ukraine closed its borders to Russia-registered long-haulers. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s Prime Minister Faces Possible Vote Of No Confidence
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s Prime Minister Faces Possible Vote Of No Confidence

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk is due to address parliament, where he faces the threat of a no-confidence vote. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks
    Feb16

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian transportation authorities have blocked the movement of Ukraine-registered trucks and detained over 300 cargo vehicles after Ukraine closed its borders to Russia-registered long-haulers. The transport ministry’s Tuesday announcement came after activists in Ukraine began blocking Russia-registered trucks on Sunday....

    Russia Halts Movement of Ukraine-Registered Cargo Trucks
    Feb16

    Russia Halts Movement of Ukraine-Registered Cargo Trucks

    Russian transportation authorities have blocked the movement of Ukraine-registered trucks on Russian territory …read more Source: ABC...

    Where Do Oligarchs Stash Their Cash?
    Feb16

    Where Do Oligarchs Stash Their Cash?

    How do the wealthiest citizens of post-Soviet countries keep their money safe? For some, it’s simple: just buy a palatial home in London. To show the public how it’s done, anticorruption campaigners took journalists on a “Kleptocracy Tour” of London residences owned by foreign oligarchs. (RFE/RL’s Marek Hajduk and...

    Ukraine’s Blockade Leaves Borders Clogged With Russian Trucks
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s Blockade Leaves Borders Clogged With Russian Trucks

    Activists in the southern Ukrainian region of Bukovyna have been blocking Russian trucks from crossing the border for days. The Ukrainian government made a Russian truck ban nationwide on February 15, saying it was in response to Moscow’s ban on Ukrainian trucks a day earlier. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source:...

    Ukraine in Political Crisis as Government Faces No Confidence Vote
    Feb16

    Ukraine in Political Crisis as Government Faces No Confidence Vote

    Ukrainian prime minister could be ousted this afternoon. …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine PM Yatsenyuk faces threat of no-confidence vote
    Feb16

    Ukraine PM Yatsenyuk faces threat of no-confidence vote

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk is due to address parliament, where he faces the threat of a vote of no confidence. A no-confidence vote could cause the government to collapse, leading to snap elections. Mr Yatsenyuk’s government has been criticised over the slow pace of reform and faces allegations of corruption. Western...