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    Teaching in time of war
    Nov13

    Teaching in time of war

    When I arrived in Lviv at the end of August, I expected to see evidence of the war everywhere. Press reports had given me the impression of a country tottering from repeated blows by an overwhelmingly superior enemy. Some friends seemed surprised I was traveling to Ukraine at all. For the first few weeks, the […] …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine’s soccer clubs perform in European competitions
    Nov13

    Ukraine’s soccer clubs perform in European competitions

    PARSIPPANY, N.J. – Ukraine’s soccer clubs – specifically Shakhtar Donetsk and Dynamo Kyiv in the UEFA Champions League, and Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk in the UEFA Europa League – continue to climb up the standings. Shkahtar Donetsk, in Group A, is in third place with three points after four matches played. Shakhtar won 3-0 against Malmo (Sweden)...

    Ukrainian helicopter crashes in Slovakia near border with Ukraine, killing 6
    Nov13

    Ukrainian helicopter crashes in Slovakia near border with Ukraine, killing 6

    Slovak Interior Minister Robert Kalinak says a Ukrainian helicopter has crashed in eastern Slovakia, killing six people. …read more Source: FOX...

    Helicopter Crashes in Slovakia, Killing 6
    Nov13

    Helicopter Crashes in Slovakia, Killing 6

    Ukrainian helicopter crashes in Slovakia near border with Ukraine, killing 6 …read more Source: ABC...

    What to do Friday: Tattoo Fest, Hawksley Workman and free beer (at artist talk)
    Nov13

    What to do Friday: Tattoo Fest, Hawksley Workman and free beer (at artist talk)

    Friday, Nov. 13 Last week we had Halloween, this week it’s Friday the 13th. Boo! SES Carny performs a sideshow at the Tattoo Festival The Ottawa Tattoo Festival brings artists from across Canada and the world to ink and share their techniques, including legends Aaron Bell, Brian Everrett, Sailor Jerry Swallow, Robin Labreche and Skintricate...

    Helicopter crashes in Slovakia, killing 6
    Nov13

    Helicopter crashes in Slovakia, killing 6

    Slovak Interior Minister Robert Kalinak says a Ukrainian helicopter has crashed in eastern Slovakia, killing six people. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Russians offer ‘broad cooperation’ in effort to avoid ban
    Nov13

    Russians offer ‘broad cooperation’ in effort to avoid ban

    MOSCOW (AP) — In an effort to avoid a ban from track and field, Russia offered “broad cooperation” on doping reforms on Friday, including the creation of a new anti-doping agency. Track’s governing body is to decide later Friday on whether to suspend Russia from competition following a World Anti-Doping Agency commission’s report that...

    Ukraine, EU To Discuss Free Trade Deal In Kiev
    Nov13

    Ukraine, EU To Discuss Free Trade Deal In Kiev

    The European Union’s Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström is scheduled to meet with Ukraine’s top leaders in Kiev to move forward a discussion on the creation of a free trade agreement by the beginning of 2016. …read more Source: International Business...

    World Leaders Prepare for G20 Summit in Turkey
    Nov13

    World Leaders Prepare for G20 Summit in Turkey

    Leaders of the world’s 20 biggest economies (the G20) are to meet in the Turkish resort town of Antalya for two days, starting Sunday, to discuss economic and tax cooperation, the migrant crisis and climate change. We take a look at what to expect and what it means. What is the G20? The G20, an abbreviation for “The Group of Twenty,” is an...

    Tereshchenko Dynasty Descendant Now Mayor In Ukraine
    Nov13

    Tereshchenko Dynasty Descendant Now Mayor In Ukraine

    The French descendant of one of the Russian Empire’s richest family dynasties this week became mayor of the Ukrainian town of Hlukhiv where his famly made its fortunes. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...