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    Smoke bombs thrown during clash at Ukrainian gay rights march
    Jun06

    Smoke bombs thrown during clash at Ukrainian gay rights march

    Opponents of a gay rights march held Saturday in Ukraine’s capital threw smoke bombs and tear gas, and nine police officers were injured in the clash. …read more Source: CTV...

    New shelling in Ukraine as Harper arrives in Kyiv for G7
    Jun06

    New shelling in Ukraine as Harper arrives in Kyiv for G7

    Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko at the Presidential administration building in Kyiv, Ukraine on June 6, 2015. (The Canadian Press/Adrian Wyld) Prime Minister Stephen Harper started his visit to Kyiv today as Ukraine’s restive east continued to be rocked with violent attacks. While Harper...

    Fed up with failing peace, Ukraine rebels eager to fight
    Jun06

    Fed up with failing peace, Ukraine rebels eager to fight

    DOKUCHAYEVSK, Ukraine (AP) — In this front-line town in eastern Ukraine, the cease-fire called more than three months ago seems to be only an insulting guise. Shelling rocks the area so often that dogs have learned to head for the basement at the first blast. …read more Source: CNS...

    Obama Faces New Dynamic With Europe At G7 Summit
    Jun06

    Obama Faces New Dynamic With Europe At G7 Summit

    By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON, June 6 (Reuters) – When President Barack Obama attends the Group of Seven summit in Germany on Sunday, he will join fellow leaders who are growing accustomed to a new dynamic in the transatlantic relationship: less direction from Washington, more demands on Europe. In responding to Russia’s intervention in...

    Stephen Harper lands in Ukraine promising more aid as fighting intensifies in eastern Donetsk region
    Jun06

    Stephen Harper lands in Ukraine promising more aid as fighting intensifies in eastern Donetsk region

    Ukraine’s prime minister praised Canada for making “a tangible contribution to making Ukraine a strong independent state” and for being one of the stronger supporters of his pro-western government …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Kiev Pride: A Success Despite Attacks
    Jun06

    Kiev Pride: A Success Despite Attacks

    Despite an apparent firecracker-nail attack which critically injured a policeman, brave marchers took part in Kiev’s first LGBT Pride parade today since the revolution. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Fed up with failing peace, Ukraine rebels eager to fight
    Jun06

    Fed up with failing peace, Ukraine rebels eager to fight

    DOKUCHAYEVSK, Ukraine (AP) — In this front-line town in eastern Ukraine, the cease-fire called more than three months ago seems to be only an insulting guise. Shelling rocks the area so often that dogs have learned to head for the basement at the first blast. …read more Source: U.S....

    Fed up With Failing Peace, Ukraine Rebels Eager to Fight
    Jun06

    Fed up With Failing Peace, Ukraine Rebels Eager to Fight

    Ukraine’s frail cease-fire frustrates rank-and-file fighters …read more Source: ABC...

    5 police officers hurt as opponents of Ukraine gay rights march throw smoke bombs
    Jun06

    5 police officers hurt as opponents of Ukraine gay rights march throw smoke bombs

    Opponents of a gay rights march held in Ukraine’s capital have thrown smoke bombs and tear gas and the Interfax news agency cites police as saying five officers were injured in the clash. …read more Source: Global...

    Ukraine’s frail cease-fire frustrates rank-and-file fighters
    Jun06

    Ukraine’s frail cease-fire frustrates rank-and-file fighters

    In this front-line town in eastern Ukraine, the cease-fire called more than three months ago seems to be only an insulting guise. …read more Source: FOX...