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    Ukraine rebels offer to postpone local vote: separatist website
    Sep22

    Ukraine rebels offer to postpone local vote: separatist website

    KIEV (Reuters) – Pro-Russian rebels proposed on Tuesday postponing the date of local elections in separatist parts of east Ukraine to February… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Richest Man Plays Both Sides of War’s Frontline
    Sep22

    Ukraine’s Richest Man Plays Both Sides of War’s Frontline

    Ukraine’s richest man plays both sides of frontline _ propping up government and rebel regime …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine’s richest man plays both sides of war’s frontline
    Sep22

    Ukraine’s richest man plays both sides of war’s frontline

    KRASNODON, Ukraine (AP) — In this town deep in eastern Ukraine’s rebel heartland, about a quarter of the population works in the coal mines owned by billionaire Rinat Akhmetov, Ukraine’s richest man. Here and elsewhere in territory controlled by the separatist insurgency, the tycoon keeps the lights on and people clothed and...

    Ukraine’s richest man plays both sides of war’s frontline
    Sep22

    Ukraine’s richest man plays both sides of war’s frontline

    KRASNODON, Ukraine (AP) — In this town deep in eastern Ukraine’s rebel heartland, about a quarter of the population works in the coal mines owned by billionaire Rinat Akhmetov, Ukraine’s richest man. Here and elsewhere in territory controlled by the separatist insurgency, the tycoon keeps the lights on and people clothed and fed, with...

    Ukraine’s richest man plays both sides of war’s frontline
    Sep22

    Ukraine’s richest man plays both sides of war’s frontline

    KRASNODON, Ukraine (AP) — In this town deep in eastern Ukraine’s rebel heartland, about a quarter of the population works in the coal mines owned… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s richest man plays both sides of war’s frontline
    Sep22

    Ukraine’s richest man plays both sides of war’s frontline

    KRASNODON, Ukraine (AP) — In this town deep in eastern Ukraine’s rebel heartland, about a quarter of the population works in the coal mines owned by billionaire Rinat Akhmetov, Ukraine’s richest man. Here and elsewhere in territory controlled by the separatist insurgency, the tycoon keeps the lights on and people clothed and fed, with...

    Savchenko Goes On Trial In Russia
    Sep22

    Savchenko Goes On Trial In Russia

    The high-profile trial of Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko is beginning in a Russian court on September 22. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    What People Around the World Think of America After Trump’s Bewildering Rise
    Sep22

    What People Around the World Think of America After Trump’s Bewildering Rise

    ‘Trump represents the America we love to hate.’ Americans are no strangers to embarrassing exports (sorry for “Grey’s Anatomy” and Papa John’s pizza, Planet Earth!). And our political nutbaggery is no exception. But when it comes to Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump, we may have outdone...

    NATO Chief Calls for Russia to Stop Supporting Ukraine Rebels
    Sep22

    NATO Chief Calls for Russia to Stop Supporting Ukraine Rebels

    NATO’s secretary general is calling on Russia to stop supporting separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine, calling a fragile cease-fire in place insufficient. During his first official visit to Ukraine since becoming NATO chief last year, Jens Stoltenberg said Monday that a cease-fire in the eastern part of the country is mostly holding....

    U.S. considers Russian intentions, involvement in Syria
    Sep22

    U.S. considers Russian intentions, involvement in Syria

    GWEN IFILL: Now we return to the root of what’s forced millions from their homes: the conflict in Syria. With multiple factions and common enemies in play, the war has become even more complicated, as Russia now steps up its support for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad by moving additional military men and weaponry into Syria and expanding...