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    Volunteer Named Governor in Eastern Ukraine
    Jul22

    Volunteer Named Governor in Eastern Ukraine

    Ukrainian president names volunteer who helped troops governor in the war-torn east …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukrainian president names volunteer who helped troops governor in the war-torn east
    Jul22

    Ukrainian president names volunteer who helped troops governor in the war-torn east

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has appointed a well-known volunteer as governor in one of the two war-torn regions in the east. …read more Source: FOX...

    EU extends loan to assist with Ukrainian reforms
    Jul22

    EU extends loan to assist with Ukrainian reforms

    Daniel J. GraeberBRUSSELS, July 22 (UPI) — The European Commission said Wednesday it agreed to extend financial assistance to Ukraine, a key energy transit country, to help with economic reforms. …read more Source: United Press...

    Father Raymond J. de Souza: Standing shoulder-to-shoulder with Ukraine
    Jul22

    Father Raymond J. de Souza: Standing shoulder-to-shoulder with Ukraine

    It’s a short afternoon walk, but a long national journey, from Kyiv’s Second World War memorial, which was erected by the Soviets, to the memorials to those killed in the Maidan “revolution of dignity” last year, which are makeshift and erected by the people. The national journey is from lies to truth. The Second World War memorial,...

    French farmers vow to step up protests over prices
    Jul22

    French farmers vow to step up protests over prices

    Paris (AFP) – French farmers protesting over falling food prices threatened to step up blockades of cities, roads and tourist sites on Wednesday, as the government prepared to unveil emergency aid for them.Farmers have dumped manure in cities, blocked access roads and motorways and hindered tourists from reaching Mont St-Michel in northern...

    The Daily Vertical: Mood Hardens In Ukraine
    Jul22

    The Daily Vertical: Mood Hardens In Ukraine

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. Viewers can suggest topics via Twitter @PowerVertical or on the Power Vertical Facebook page. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Right Sector Leader Declares ‘New Stage Of Ukrainian Revolution’
    Jul22

    Right Sector Leader Declares ‘New Stage Of Ukrainian Revolution’

    Hundreds of supporters of Ukraine’s Right Sector rallied in Kyiv on July 21 to protest against government policies in the wake of a deadly standoff between radical nationalists and police in the country’s west. Right Sector leader Dmytro Yarosh called for a no-confidence vote on the government of President Petro Porshenko, and...

    U.S. could send tanks to Hungary for military exercises: report
    Jul22

    U.S. could send tanks to Hungary for military exercises: report

    The military exercises would be part of NATO’s response to the conflict between Russia and Ukraine …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukraine’s Right Sector Calls For Referendum To Impeach Government
    Jul22

    Ukraine’s Right Sector Calls For Referendum To Impeach Government

    Hundreds of Ukrainian right-wingers rallied in Kyiv on July 21 to protest against government policies in the wake of a deadly standoff between radical nationalists and police in the country’s west. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Right Sector Leader Calls For Petro Poroshenko To Resign
    Jul22

    Ukraine Right Sector Leader Calls For Petro Poroshenko To Resign

    Hundreds of Ukrainians rallied in the capital of Kiev on Tuesday in support of the ultranationalist Right Sector group after a series of tense standoffs with government forces in recent weeks. The radical group played a major role during protests in Kiev last year and helped topple the regime of former president Viktor Yanukovych. …read...