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    Rep. Rosa DeLauro addresses Ukrainian community in New Haven
    Oct09

    Rep. Rosa DeLauro addresses Ukrainian community in New Haven

    NEW HAVEN, Conn. – On Sunday, September 20, after the 10:30 a.m. divine liturgy at St. Michael Ukrainian Catholic Church, Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro spoke to the Ukrainian community about her trip to Ukraine last month. She spoke with conviction and with determination, and made it clear that she is dedicated to helping the Ukrainian people. […]...

    A Village Divided By War In Eastern Ukraine
    Oct09

    A Village Divided By War In Eastern Ukraine

    In the Ukrainian village of Lobacheve, going to school or visiting relatives might require a treacherous boat trip to or from the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic. While a cease-fire holds, locals are able to move freely between the two halves of the town: one controlled by government troops, the other by Russian-backed...

    The migrant crisis: Warnings from the Holocaust
    Oct09

    The migrant crisis: Warnings from the Holocaust

    A group of refugees and migrants on their way to the Gevgelijas train station, minutes after they have crossed the Greek -Macedonian border. (Socrates Baltagianni/Invision/Redux) American historian Timothy Snyder has a way with familiar historical moments—and they don’t come more familiar than the Holocaust—that turns them on their heads,...

    Why Turkey Aims for ‘Zero Problems’ With Russia’s War in Syria
    Oct09

    Why Turkey Aims for ‘Zero Problems’ With Russia’s War in Syria

    ISTANBUL — Since the outbreak of the Arab Uprisings in 2011, Russian president Vladimir Putin has been the most dependable ally of the Assad regime in Syria. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan of Turkey, by contrast, has incessantly called for the overthrow of the Damascus government. While Erdoğan has made a concerted effort to organize and...

    Confused About Russia’s Intentions in Syria? Putin Wants You to Be.
    Oct09

    Confused About Russia’s Intentions in Syria? Putin Wants You to Be.

    It’s not easy being a Western diplomat dealing with Russia. First there’s the cold, the poor pay and the long hours. Then there’s the bugs, creepy happenings and monitoring you have to put up with in Moscow. But the worst problem is that your counterparts lie. First in Ukraine and now in Syria, Russia’s disinformation...

    The Movie Putin Doesn’t Want You to See
    Oct09

    The Movie Putin Doesn’t Want You to See

    The documentary ‘Winter on Fire’ captures the Ukrainian uprising in all its brutal, bloody realness. …read more Source: The Daily...

    The Road From Donbas To Damascus
    Oct09

    The Road From Donbas To Damascus

    If you think Russia’s Syria intervention means Vladimir Putin is giving up on Ukraine, think again. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Latest: Nobel Peace Prize to be announced in Oslo
    Oct09

    The Latest: Nobel Peace Prize to be announced in Oslo

    OSLO, Norway (AP) — The latest developments in the awarding of the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize. All times local.___French President Francois Hollande says the Nobel Peace Prize for Tunisia is a signal to the world to support the country against extremists and internal strife.Hollande also paid special tribute to the women activists among the quartet...

    Official: Moscow could hand over imprisoned Ukrainian
    Oct09

    Official: Moscow could hand over imprisoned Ukrainian

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s justice minister says Moscow is open to discussing handing over to Kiev a Ukrainian pilot charged with the murder of two journalists. Nadezhda Savchenko, a Ukrainian pilot who served in a volunteer battalion fighting alongside government troops against Russia-backed rebels, says she was kidnapped by Russians after she...

    Russian officials says Moscow could hand over imprisoned Ukrainian pilot
    Oct09

    Russian officials says Moscow could hand over imprisoned Ukrainian pilot

    Russia’s justice minister says Moscow is open to discussing handing over to Kiev a Ukrainian pilot charged with the murder of two journalists. …read more Source: FOX...