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    8 Ukrainian troops killed, 16 hurt in war-torn east Ukraine
    Jul15

    8 Ukrainian troops killed, 16 hurt in war-torn east Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian military spokesman says eight troops have been killed and 16 wounded in war-torn eastern Ukraine in the past… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine PM ‘adamant’ on striking deal with creditors
    Jul15

    Ukraine PM ‘adamant’ on striking deal with creditors

    OTTAWA — Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk delivered a warning Tuesday to private bond-holders that the government “will do everything” in order to ease its massive debt burden. But at the same time he touted a newly minted free trade deal with Canada as a sign the country is open for business. His remarks came at the end of a whirlwind...

    10 stories in Canada we’re watching
    Jul15

    10 stories in Canada we’re watching

    (Justin Tang/CP) Seven stories in the news today, July 15 from The Canadian Press: ALL EYES ON THE CENTRAL BANK The Bank of Canada is set to make its latest rate announcement this morning and update its outlook for the economy. Several economists from Canada’s big banks expect the central bank to cut its key rate, but a drop from the...

    Seven stories in the news today, July 15
    Jul15

    Seven stories in the news today, July 15

    Seven stories in the news today, July 15 from The Canadian Press:———ECONOMISTS EXPECT CENTRAL BANK TO TRIM INTEREST RATEThe Bank of Canada is set to make its latest rate announcement this morning and update its outlook for the economy. Several economists from Canada’s big banks expect the central bank to cut its key rate, but a drop from...

    Ukraine PM “adamant” on striking deal with creditors as technical default looms
    Jul15

    Ukraine PM “adamant” on striking deal with creditors as technical default looms

    OTTAWA – Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk delivered a warning Tuesday to private bond-holders that the government “will do everything” in order to ease its massive debt burden.But at the same time he touted a newly minted free trade deal with Canada as a sign the country is open for business.His remarks came at the end...

    Where MH17 came down: The village that survived the horror
    Jul15

    Where MH17 came down: The village that survived the horror

    HRABOVE, Ukraine — Before July 17, 2014, few people were likely to have heard of Hrabove, a sleepy, bucolic eastern Ukrainian town of about 1,000 people. See also: Satellite images show clearly that Russia faked its MH17 report But over the past year, Hrabove has been the center of attention as international investigators try to piece together...

    A year after MH17 brought down over Ukraine, relatives still grieving, waiting for answers
    Jul15

    A year after MH17 brought down over Ukraine, relatives still grieving, waiting for answers

    On their son Bryce’s birthday this year, Silene Fredriksz-Hoogzand and her husband Rob went to a Dutch air base, watched pall bearers solemnly unload seven coffins from a military cargo plane and wondered if they contained parts of the remains of Bryce or his girlfriend Daisy Oehlers. …read more Source: FOX...

    As MH17 anniversary approaches, families waiting for answers
    Jul15

    As MH17 anniversary approaches, families waiting for answers

    For many families of the 298 people killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was brought down July 17 last year over eastern Ukraine, uncertainty and agonizing waiting is still woven into the fabric of life a year later. …read more Source: CTV...

    A Year Later, MH17 Relatives Grieve, Wait for Answers
    Jul15

    A Year Later, MH17 Relatives Grieve, Wait for Answers

    A year after MH17 brought down over Ukraine, relatives still grieving, waiting for answers …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine, Canada Ink Free Trade Agreement
    Jul15

    Ukraine, Canada Ink Free Trade Agreement

    Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced a free trade agreement with Ukraine July 14 as its Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk visited the French province of Quebec. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...