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    Memo From Kiev: In Ukraine, Corruption Concerns Linger a Year After a Revolution
    May18

    Memo From Kiev: In Ukraine, Corruption Concerns Linger a Year After a Revolution

    The new government led by Petro O. Poroshenko has largely failed to deliver on promises to root out endemic corruption and has become ensnared in new allegations of misconduct. …read more Source: The New York...

    Kiev government: Russian special forces soldiers captured in eastern Ukraine
    May18

    Kiev government: Russian special forces soldiers captured in eastern Ukraine

    Fred LambertSHCHASTYA, Ukraine, May 17 (UPI) — The Ukrainian government on Sunday said it captured two Russian special forces soldiers during battles in eastern parts of the country. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine says 2 Russian officers captured near rebel area
    May18

    Ukraine says 2 Russian officers captured near rebel area

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Ukrainian government on Sunday claimed to have captured two Russian officers who were operating in the rebel-controlled area. …read more Source: CNS...

    American Envoy to Hold Talks With Russians on Peace Deal for Ukraine
    May18

    American Envoy to Hold Talks With Russians on Peace Deal for Ukraine

    Since an agreement was reached in Minsk, Belarus, in February, fighting has continued at various flash points, and work on implementing political and economic measures in the plan has sputtered. …read more Source: The New York...

    Two Russian Servicemen Arrested In East Ukraine: Ukrainian Military
    May18

    Two Russian Servicemen Arrested In East Ukraine: Ukrainian Military

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian troops have arrested two Russian servicemen in the country’s separatist eastern territories, a Ukrainian military spokesman said on Sunday, reporting further casualties in rebel attacks despite a three-month-old ceasefire deal. Ukraine and NATO accuse Moscow of supporting pro-Russian separatists with troops...

    Ukraine: 2 Russian officers caught near rebel area
    May18

    Ukraine: 2 Russian officers caught near rebel area

    Alleged video of prisoner shows man confessing to being Russian Special Forces sergeant operating in Ukraine for last two months …read more Source:...

    Ukraine says 2 Russian officers captured near rebel area
    May18

    Ukraine says 2 Russian officers captured near rebel area

    KIEV, Ukraine – The Ukrainian government on Sunday claimed to have captured two Russian officers who were operating in the rebel-controlled area. Ukrainian military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said on Sunday the two Russian officers have been taken prisoner by the volunteer Aidar battalion in the town of Shchastia, not far from the front line. He...

    Ukraine says 2 Russian officers captured near rebel area
    May17

    Ukraine says 2 Russian officers captured near rebel area

    A Ukrainian military spokesman says government forces have captured two Russian officers who were operating in the rebel-controlled area. …read more Source: Global...

    U.S. Assistant Secretary Of State Nuland In Russia
    May17

    U.S. Assistant Secretary Of State Nuland In Russia

    The U.S. State Department says Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland is in Moscow on May 17-18 to meet with senior Russian government officials to discuss next steps in the implementation of the Minsk agreement. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Military Says Two Russian Servicemen Arrested In East
    May17

    Ukrainian Military Says Two Russian Servicemen Arrested In East

    A military spokesman says Ukrainian troops have arrested two Russian servicemen in Ukraine’s separatist eastern territories. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...