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    Kiev Journal: Ukrainian War Veterans Trade Heat of Battle for Pizza Ovens
    Jan26

    Kiev Journal: Ukrainian War Veterans Trade Heat of Battle for Pizza Ovens

    A new pizzeria in Kiev that hires only veterans of the war in eastern Ukraine as cooks offers free pies to veterans and hope in a place that hasn’t had much lately. …read more Source: The New York...

    Schools Closed In Kharkiv As Ukraine Announces Flu Epidemic
    Jan26

    Schools Closed In Kharkiv As Ukraine Announces Flu Epidemic

    Authorities in Ukraine’s eastern city of Kharkiv have closed all secondary schools due to a flu outbreak. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine, Poland And Lithuania Create Military Brigade Amid Russian Regional Aggression
    Jan26

    Ukraine, Poland And Lithuania Create Military Brigade Amid Russian Regional Aggression

    Troops from Lithuania, Poland and Ukraine will form a new brigade that will take part in peacekeeping missions and help Kiev increase its military abilities, the Associated Press reported Monday. The brigade is scheduled to be operational in 2017 as Eastern European states continue to worry about Russian aggression in the region. …read more...

    Russian FM: West must persuade Ukraine to honor peace deal
    Jan26

    Russian FM: West must persuade Ukraine to honor peace deal

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s foreign minister says the extension of Western sanctions against Russia has been interpreted by Ukraine as a permission to drag its feet on fulfilling its end of a peace deal. Lavrov said Tuesday that Ukraine is obliged to hold elections in the rebel east and give it broad rights under peace deal. The February 2015...

    Russian FM: West must persuade Ukraine to honor peace deal
    Jan26

    Russian FM: West must persuade Ukraine to honor peace deal

    Russia’s foreign minister says the extension of Western sanctions against Russia has been interpreted by Ukraine as a permission to drag its feet on fulfilling its end of a peace deal. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russian FM: West Must Persuade Ukraine to Honor Peace Deal
    Jan26

    Russian FM: West Must Persuade Ukraine to Honor Peace Deal

    Russia’s foreign minister says the West has given Ukraine a wrong signal by focusing on the need for Moscow to fulfill a peace deal intended to end a conflict in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    Russian FM: West must persuade Ukraine to honor peace deal
    Jan26

    Russian FM: West must persuade Ukraine to honor peace deal

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s foreign minister says the extension of Western sanctions against Russia has been interpreted by Ukraine as a permission to… …read more Source:...

    Sorry Israel, Canada is climbing back on the fence. And other reasons to fear for humanity
    Jan26

    Sorry Israel, Canada is climbing back on the fence. And other reasons to fear for humanity

    1. Liberals climb back on the fence in Israel Sebastian Scheiner / APThe family of Israeli Dafna Meir attend her funeral at a cemetery in Jerusalem Monday, Jan. 18, 2016. A Palestinian attacker stabbed and wounded a pregnant Israeli woman in the West Bank before being shot, Israeli officials said. Just what Canada needed is Ottawa climbing back...

    Romania Offers $65M Loan To Moldova To Prevent Economy’s Collapse; Sets Reforms As Condition
    Jan26

    Romania Offers $65M Loan To Moldova To Prevent Economy’s Collapse; Sets Reforms As Condition

    Romania offered a loan of 60 million euros ($65 million) to the government of Moldova Tuesday to prevent the latter’s economy from collapsing. The former Soviet republic lies between European Union members Ukraine and Romania, and is the poorest country in Europe. …read more Source: International Business...

    Ukraine To Get Up To $10 Billion In Foreign Aid In 2016
    Jan26

    Ukraine To Get Up To $10 Billion In Foreign Aid In 2016

    Ukraine’s finance minister says the cash-strapped country expects to receive up to $10 billion from foreign sources this year, including the International Monetary Fund (IMF). …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...