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    Ukraine Grants Citizenship to Russian Given Government Job
    Aug04

    Ukraine Grants Citizenship to Russian Given Government Job

    Ukrainian president grants citizenship to daughter of ex-Russian PM nominated to official post …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine grants citizenship to Russian given government job
    Aug04

    Ukraine grants citizenship to Russian given government job

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has granted Ukrainian citizenship to a Russian opposition figure nominated to a regional… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine grants citizenship to Russian given government job
    Aug04

    Ukraine grants citizenship to Russian given government job

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has granted Ukrainian citizenship to a Russian opposition figure nominated to a regional government job. …read more Source: CNS...

    Cossacks Face Reprisals as Rebel Groups Clash in Eastern Ukraine
    Aug04

    Cossacks Face Reprisals as Rebel Groups Clash in Eastern Ukraine

    Bitter feuding between pro-Kremlin rebel forces has led to Cossack fighters being purged from the Luhansk separatist enclave they helped create. …read more Source: The New York...

    Russian Politician Gaidar Gets Ukrainian Citizenship
    Aug04

    Russian Politician Gaidar Gets Ukrainian Citizenship

    Russian politician Maria Gaidar, who was appointed as deputy governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region in mid-July, has received Ukrainian citizenship. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    When Life Gives You Apples, Make Cider
    Aug04

    When Life Gives You Apples, Make Cider

    Polish brewer Tomek Porowski knew he was taking a gamble when he opened his business in 2011. In a country obsessed with pure, strong vodka, he decided to produce, a light, sweet, low-alcohol beverage — apple cider. “I couldn’t afford to start a winery, so I decided instead to start [making] cider,” Porowski told TIME. With his friend,...

    World Backsliding on Peace
    Aug04

    World Backsliding on Peace

    The latest Swedish data on world battle-deaths (through 2014) add to the evidence of a serious reversal of the decades-long trend toward fewer and smaller wars. From fewer than 25,000 battle-deaths in 2011, the total has jumped to nearly 40,000 in 2012, 70,000 in 2013, and more than 100,000 in 2014. The world has moved from a historic interlude...

    Renewed Ukraine Peace Talks Break Up Without Progress
    Aug04

    Renewed Ukraine Peace Talks Break Up Without Progress

    Peace talks between the warring sides in the conflict in eastern Ukraine broke up after six hours August 3 amid reports they failed to secure progress on a planned buffer zone. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Crimean Tatars call for reversal of Russian annexation
    Aug04

    Crimean Tatars call for reversal of Russian annexation

    Jared M. FeldschreiberANKARA, Turkey, Aug. 3 (UPI) — About 200 groups from various countries attended the second annual World Congress of Crimean Tatars in Ankara, Turkey over the weekend. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukrainian Presidential Nominee Blames Poroshenko Government For ‘Pushing Away’ Crimea
    Aug03

    Ukrainian Presidential Nominee Blames Poroshenko Government For ‘Pushing Away’ Crimea

    Ukraine Salvation Committee presidential candidate Vladimir Oleinik said Monday the current government should be blamed for losing Crimea to Russia. Oleinik, accompanied by former Ukrainian Prime Minister Nikolai Azarov, told a press conference Crimea left Ukraine because it sensed war was imminent. …read more Source: International Business...