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    Ukraine faces risky year fighting to escape Russian orbit: Poroshenko
    Aug24

    Ukraine faces risky year fighting to escape Russian orbit: Poroshenko

    KIEV(Reuters) – President Petro Poroshenko said on Monday Ukraine was facing a precarious year, warning that Russia had several strategies to… …read more Source:...

    Poroshenko Vows To Raise Troop Numbers
    Aug24

    Poroshenko Vows To Raise Troop Numbers

    Thousands of servicemen have marched in central Kyiv to mark Ukraine’s Independence Day. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kiev celebrates Ukrainian Independence Day
    Aug24

    Kiev celebrates Ukrainian Independence Day

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Thousands of servicemen have marched in downtown Kiev to mark Ukraine’s Independence Day. …read more Source: CNS...

    Kiev celebrates Ukrainian Independence Day amid fighting in the east
    Aug24

    Kiev celebrates Ukrainian Independence Day amid fighting in the east

    Thousands of servicemen have marched in downtown Kiev to mark Ukraine’s Independence Day. …read more Source: FOX...

    Kiev celebrates Ukrainian Independence Day
    Aug24

    Kiev celebrates Ukrainian Independence Day

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Thousands of servicemen have marched in downtown Kiev to mark Ukraine’s Independence Day.The troops carried rifles but,… …read more Source:...

    Hollande, Merkel to discuss EU migrant crisis, Ukraine unrest
    Aug24

    Hollande, Merkel to discuss EU migrant crisis, Ukraine unrest

    Berlin (AFP) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande will meet in Berlin on Monday to give a new push to European efforts to tackle the biggest migrant crisis in 50 years.The pair will also hold talks on the resurgence of violence in Ukraine and will be joined by that country’s president Petro...

    Ukrainian President To Meet With German, French Leaders
    Aug24

    Ukrainian President To Meet With German, French Leaders

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is due to meet with the French and German leaders in Berlin on August 24 to discuss the escalating violence in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Fifth Column on Ukraine’s Front Line
    Aug24

    The Fifth Column on Ukraine’s Front Line

    In the besieged strategic port of Mariupol, much of the population sympathizes with separatists. …read more Source: The Daily...

    A Tale of Two Legislative Chambers
    Aug24

    A Tale of Two Legislative Chambers

    Yui Mok / Reuters It’s been an exciting summer for fans of parliamentary reform in the Anglosphere. On July 26, a British tabloid published front-page photos of Lord John Sewel, a 69-year-old member of the House of Lords, wearing an orange bra and little else as he allegedly used cocaine with sex workers. He resigned from the Lords two days...

    Poroshenko Urges Special Status for Separatist East Ukraine
    Aug23

    Poroshenko Urges Special Status for Separatist East Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called upon his coalition allies in the country to support plans for a constitutional change that he hopes would end the separatist conflict raging in the east. Poroshenko used a flag-raising ceremony in Kyiv on the eve of Ukraine’s Independence Day to call on all political parties to overcome their...