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    Putin says Russia’s economy strong despite sanctions
    Apr16

    Putin says Russia’s economy strong despite sanctions

    Speaking Thursday in a televised call-in show with the nation, Russian President Vladimir Putin said the country s economic performance has remained strong, despite Western sanctions slapped on Russia over the Ukrainian crisis, and a slump in global oil prices. …read more Source:...

    Russia says U.S. forced it to act on Ukraine
    Apr16

    Russia says U.S. forced it to act on Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu on Thursday blamed the United States and its allies for the conflict in Ukraine,… …read more Source:...

    Putin says Russian economy remains strong
    Apr16

    Putin says Russian economy remains strong

    Speaking Thursday in a televised call-in show with the nation, Putin said the nation’s economic performance has remained strong, despite Western sanctions slapped on Russia over the Ukrainian crisis and a slump in global oil prices. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    US Paratroops Convoy To Western Ukraine For Training Mission
    Apr16

    US Paratroops Convoy To Western Ukraine For Training Mission

    U.S. paratroopers have arrived in Ukraine for Operation Fearless Guardian, a six-month effort to train Ukraine’s newly established national guard force. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Violence Escalates In East Ukraine Ahead Of Talks
    Apr16

    Violence Escalates In East Ukraine Ahead Of Talks

    Ukraine’s military accused pro-Russian rebels on Monday of using heavy weapons that were meant to have been withdrawn under a ceasefire deal, after one Ukrainian serviceman was killed and six wounded in rebel-held territories. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Demonstrators Protest Over Ukraine’s Lustration Law
    Apr16

    Demonstrators Protest Over Ukraine’s Lustration Law

    Dozens of protesters demonstrated outside of Ukraine’s Constitutional Court in Kyiv on April 16 to express support for a law aimed at sacking civil servants linked to corruption during the rule of ousted President Viktor Yanukovych’s government. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s disabled condemned to life in institutions
    Apr16

    Ukraine’s disabled condemned to life in institutions

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — An international rights group says growing numbers of disabled children in Ukraine are being condemned to life in orphanages and institutions blighted by neglect and abuse. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine’s disabled condemned to life in institutions
    Apr16

    Ukraine’s disabled condemned to life in institutions

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — An international rights group says growing numbers of disabled children in Ukraine are being condemned to life in orphanages and institutions blighted by neglect and abuse.read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine’s disabled children condemned to life in institutions: group
    Apr16

    Ukraine’s disabled children condemned to life in institutions: group

    An international rights group says growing numbers of disabled children in Ukraine are being condemned to life in orphanages and institutions blighted by neglect and abuse. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine’s disabled condemned to life in institutions
    Apr16

    Ukraine’s disabled condemned to life in institutions

    The group said it found over the course of a three-year investigation that children in institutions in Ukraine are exposed to physical and sexual violence and live in danger of being trafficked for sex, labor and pornography. …read more Source: San Francisco...