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    Ukraine’s president lauds renewed cease-fire in the east
    Sep05

    Ukraine’s president lauds renewed cease-fire in the east

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has lauded the renewed cease-fire in the east, saying that not a single Ukrainian… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s President Lauds Renewed Cease-Fire in the East
    Sep05

    Ukraine’s President Lauds Renewed Cease-Fire in the East

    Ukraine’s president lauds renewed cease-fire in rebel-held east …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine’s President Says Cease-Fire Observed For Week
    Sep05

    Ukraine’s President Says Cease-Fire Observed For Week

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says that a cease-fire agreement has been observed for the first time for an entire week in eastern Ukraine, where government forces have been engaged in military conflict with Russian-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poroshenko Says Russia Ruined Global Security
    Sep05

    Poroshenko Says Russia Ruined Global Security

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says his top priority is maintaining the unity of a pro-Ukrainian global coalition. He also harshly criticized Russia during an interview on September 4 with VOA Ukrainian Service reporter Myroslava Gongadze. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Norway TV show about Russian ‘occupation’ irks Moscow
    Sep05

    Norway TV show about Russian ‘occupation’ irks Moscow

    Oslo (AFP) – A television series about Russia’s fictional takeover of Norway’s abundant oil and gas resources has vexed Moscow, which says it has had enough of being portrayed as an aggressor.The 10-episode series “Okkupert” (“Occupied”), which is to air in Norway starting next month, has ruffled Russian...

    Exclusive: Poroshenko Wants Russia Stripped of UN Veto Power
    Sep05

    Exclusive: Poroshenko Wants Russia Stripped of UN Veto Power

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Friday that Russia should be stripped of its veto power in the United Nations Security Council because of its aggressive actions in the country’s volatile east. The embattled leader, in an exclusive VOA interview, said Russia should remain a Security Council member because it is a leading military...

    The Real Housewives of Ukraine
    Sep05

    The Real Housewives of Ukraine

    Despite revolution and war, Ukraine’s capital is a Mecca for glamor young girls on the make. And there’s no shortage of eager sugar daddies. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Serena rallies to reach fourth round at US Open
    Sep05

    Serena rallies to reach fourth round at US Open

    New York (AFP) – A tested Serena Williams battled through her own mistakes and the tension of her quest for tennis history to reach the US Open fourth round.The 33-year-old American fought back to defeat 101st-ranked compatriot Bethanie Mattek-Sands 3-6, 7-5, 6-0 at Arthur Ashe Stadium and needs only four more triumphs to complete the first...

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Two Ultranationalists Are Charged Over Clashes in Kiev
    Sep05

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Two Ultranationalists Are Charged Over Clashes in Kiev

    Two senior members of an ultranationalist party were charged by the authorities on Friday for their involvement in violent clashes this week in Kiev. …read more Source: The New York...

    Weekend Roundup: China Bares Its Teeth
    Sep05

    Weekend Roundup: China Bares Its Teeth

    China’s reformist leader Deng Xiaoping famously counseled that his nation should “hide its strength and bide its time” as it grew to the top ranks of the global economy. President Xi Jinping has taken a different course. He is seizing the moment and baring China’s teeth. Not unlike Ronald Reagan who declared in the 1980s...