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    India, China And Iraq Become Biggest Russian Weapons Importers Amid Western Sanctions
    Jul22

    India, China And Iraq Become Biggest Russian Weapons Importers Amid Western Sanctions

    India, China and Iraq have become the biggest importers of Russian military equipment, according to the 2014 annual report of Russia’s state-run weapons exporter Rostec. Russia has been forced to diversify its customer base amid sanctions imposed on Moscow in the wake of its annexation of Crimea and involvement in the East Ukraine war over...

    Volunteer named governor in eastern Ukraine
    Jul22

    Volunteer named governor in eastern Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Wednesday appointed a well-known volunteer as governor in one of the two war-torn regions in the east in a possible sign of a policy change. …read more Source: U.S....

    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...

    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...

    Volunteer named governor in eastern Ukraine
    Jul22

    Volunteer named governor in eastern Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — 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: CNS...

    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...