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    Putin: Russia prepared raising nuclear readiness over Crimea
    Mar15

    Putin: Russia prepared raising nuclear readiness over Crimea

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia was ready to bring its nuclear weapons into a state of alert during last year’s tensions over the Crimean Peninsula and the overthrow of Ukraine’s president, President Vladimir Putin said in remarks aired on Sunday…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Putin says Russian forces helped ousted Yanukovych flee Ukraine
    Mar15

    Putin says Russian forces helped ousted Yanukovych flee Ukraine

    In a new documentary about Russia’s annexation of Crimea, President Vladimir Putin says Russian forces helped ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych escape to Russia. …read more Source: Global...

    Russian forces helped ousted Yanukovych flee Ukraine: Putin
    Mar15

    Russian forces helped ousted Yanukovych flee Ukraine: Putin

    In a new documentary about Russia’s annexation of Crimea, President Vladimir Putin says Russian forces helped ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych escape to Russia. …read more Source: CTV...

    How The Ukrainian Diaspora In The US Is Funding The War Effort In East Ukraine
    Mar15

    How The Ukrainian Diaspora In The US Is Funding The War Effort In East Ukraine

    At the Holy Cross Ukrainian Catholic Church in the Queens borough of New York on a Sunday afternoon in late February, Ivan Rodichenko is delivering a presentation to a rapt audience before him. As images of war-torn eastern Ukraine appear on the projector screen behind him, it becomes clear he has not traveled all the way from Kiev to deliver a...

    Putin, speaking in film, says Russia saved life of Ukraine ex-leader: agency
    Mar15

    Putin, speaking in film, says Russia saved life of Ukraine ex-leader: agency

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin, speaking in a pre-recorded film about Russia’s seizure of Crimea, said the life of… …read more Source:...

    In Ukraine, a clash of two mentalities
    Mar15

    In Ukraine, a clash of two mentalities

    Ukrainian novelist Andrey Kurkov discusses the turmoil in Ukraine and what is really dividing the country. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Chechen Commander Of Ukrainian Battalion Denies Involvement In Nemtsov Murder
    Mar15

    Chechen Commander Of Ukrainian Battalion Denies Involvement In Nemtsov Murder

    Adam Osmayev, a Chechen commander of a Ukrainian volunteer battalion has denied any involvement in the murder of Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poroshenko Submits Bill Granting Special Status For East Ukraine
    Mar15

    Poroshenko Submits Bill Granting Special Status For East Ukraine

    President Petro Poroshenko has submitted a draft law that outlines the boundaries of particular districts in the areas under pro-Russian separatist control in eastern Ukraine that could be granted “special status.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Biden, Poroshenko Speak By Phone About Ukraine’s Conflict
    Mar15

    Biden, Poroshenko Speak By Phone About Ukraine’s Conflict

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko spoke by telephone on March 14 with both calling on Russia and Russian-backed separatists fighting in eastern Ukraine to implement the Minsk ceasefire agreements. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Chinese Premiere Won’t Say If Crimea’s Annexation Was Illegal
    Mar15

    Chinese Premiere Won’t Say If Crimea’s Annexation Was Illegal

    Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on March 15 that his government respects the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine, but would not be drawn on whether China considers Crimea to be part of Ukraine or Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...