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    Ukraine Says Its Ready to Help Search for Stolen Dutch Art
    Dec12

    Ukraine Says Its Ready to Help Search for Stolen Dutch Art

    Ukraine’s police chief has promised to work with Netherlands to help find a trove of Dutch Golden Age art that was stolen from a provincial Dutch museum.Khatia Denakoidze told reporters Thursday her office is waiting for an official request from Dutch prosecutors, adding… …read more Source:...

    Matt Gurney: In Ukraine conflict, Vladimir Putin banking on a distracted West
    Dec12

    Matt Gurney: In Ukraine conflict, Vladimir Putin banking on a distracted West

    TORONTO – While the West remains preoccupied with climate change and ISIL, on the frontlines in eastern Ukraine, the fighting has never really stopped. It’s slowed. Both sides have pulled most of the heavy weapons back, and that means fewer civilian settlements being chewed over by artillery and mortar fire. But Russian forces — let’s...

    Russia delays UN meeting on Ukraine, refusing to discuss human rights
    Dec12

    Russia delays UN meeting on Ukraine, refusing to discuss human rights

    A U.N. Security Council meeting on Ukraine was delayed for nearly an hour and a half because Russia objected to discussing the human rights situation in Crimea. …read more Source: Global...

    US to Russia: Let Badly Needed Aid Reach Eastern Ukraine
    Dec12

    US to Russia: Let Badly Needed Aid Reach Eastern Ukraine

    The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations is urging Russia to honor the Minsk peace deal and allow badly needed humanitarian aid into Ukraine. “Few relief organizations are able to work in the separatist-controlled areas because … the separatists suspended and expelled U.N. and international humanitarian organizations in July,”...

    U.S., Russia Spar Over Ukraine Conflict At UN Meeting
    Dec12

    U.S., Russia Spar Over Ukraine Conflict At UN Meeting

    The United States and Russia crossed swords on December 11 over the conflict in Ukraine at a meeting of the United Nations Security Council. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Lawmaker Manhandles PM, Sparking Parliament Brawl
    Dec12

    Ukraine Lawmaker Manhandles PM, Sparking Parliament Brawl

    Fighting erupted among members of Ukraine’s ruling coalition in parliament Friday after a member physically picked up Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk. …read more Source:...

    Russia: UN’s Ukraine meeting shouldn’t discuss human rights
    Dec12

    Russia: UN’s Ukraine meeting shouldn’t discuss human rights

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A U.N. Security Council meeting on Ukraine was delayed for nearly an hour and a half because Russia objected to discussing the human rights situation in the country’s separatist-controlled east and Crimea. Once Friday’s meeting began, Russian Ambassador Vitaly Churkin told council members that human rights...

    Russia: UN’s Ukraine meeting shouldn’t discuss human rights
    Dec12

    Russia: UN’s Ukraine meeting shouldn’t discuss human rights

    A U.N. Security Council meeting on Ukraine was delayed for nearly an hour and a half because Russia objected to discussing the human rights situation in the country’s separatist-controlled east and Crimea. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Russia: UN’s Ukraine meeting shouldn’t discuss human rights
    Dec12

    Russia: UN’s Ukraine meeting shouldn’t discuss human rights

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A U.N. Security Council meeting on Ukraine was delayed for nearly an hour and a half because Russia objected to discussing… …read more Source:...

    United Nations: U.S. and Russia Blame Each Other for Ukraine Conflict
    Dec12

    United Nations: U.S. and Russia Blame Each Other for Ukraine Conflict

    Washington accused Moscow of trying to suppress public discussion of facts about the nearly two-year-old war. …read more Source:...