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    Swastika returns to Kiev Holocaust memorial
    Apr24

    Swastika returns to Kiev Holocaust memorial

    (JTA) — The monument commemorating Jewish victims of the Babi Yar massacre in Kiev was desecrated for the fourth time in recent months, possibly on Adolf Hitler’s birthday. The perpetrators sprayed a swastika on the “Menorah” monument marking the slaughter of more than 33,000 Jews in 1941 by Nazi occupation forces and their collaborators,...

    Maria Kostiuk (1925-2015): Proud Ukrainian survived war to build a new life in Canada
    Apr24

    Maria Kostiuk (1925-2015): Proud Ukrainian survived war to build a new life in Canada

    Maria Kostiuk’s story, remarkable as it is, was one shared by thousands upon thousands of Ukrainians whose lives were ripped apart by the Second World War. It’s a story of deprivation, forced labour, shifting borders and refugees. It’s a story she wanted others to know so that they might know the evils of war. “My mother talked...

    Leading Ukraine politician says billionaire inciting unrest
    Apr24

    Leading Ukraine politician says billionaire inciting unrest

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A leading politician in Ukraine has accused the country’s richest man of inciting public unrest to ensure the government steers clear of reforms that would hurt his businesses.read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Leading Ukraine politician says billionaire inciting unrest
    Apr24

    Leading Ukraine politician says billionaire inciting unrest

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A leading politician in Ukraine has accused the country’s richest man of inciting public unrest to ensure the government steers clear of reforms that would hurt his businesses. …read more Source: U.S....

    Leading Ukraine Politician Says Billionaire Inciting Unrest
    Apr24

    Leading Ukraine Politician Says Billionaire Inciting Unrest

    Prominent Ukrainian politician accuses country’s richest man of inciting public unrest …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukrainian Army Rebuilds, With Allied Help
    Apr24

    Ukrainian Army Rebuilds, With Allied Help

    The Ukrainian armed forces have had a baptism of fire in battles with Russian-backed separatists over the last year. But they have been unable to hold on to large swathes of territory, and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says they need to be rebuilt from scratch. This week, U.S. trainers began training the Ukrainian National Guard. British...

    Prominent Ukrainian politician accuses country’s richest man of inciting public unrest
    Apr24

    Prominent Ukrainian politician accuses country’s richest man of inciting public unrest

    A leading politician in Ukraine has accused the country’s richest man of inciting public unrest to ensure the government steers clear of reforms that would hurt his businesses. …read more Source: FOX...

    Leading Ukraine politician says billionaire inciting unrest
    Apr24

    Leading Ukraine politician says billionaire inciting unrest

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A leading politician in Ukraine has accused the country’s richest man of inciting public unrest to ensure the government… …read more Source:...

    Armenia Marks Centennial of Killing of 1.5 Million
    Apr24

    Armenia Marks Centennial of Killing of 1.5 Million

    (YEREVAN, Armenia) — The presidents of Russia and France joined other leaders Friday at ceremonies commemorating the massacre 100 years ago of 1.5 million Armenians by Ottoman Turks, an event which remains a diplomatic sore point for both sides. The annual April 24 commemorations mark the day when some 250 Armenian intellectuals were rounded up...

    Kazakhstan votes for continuity while keeping eye on Ukraine
    Apr24

    Kazakhstan votes for continuity while keeping eye on Ukraine

    By PAVEL MIKHEYEV and PETER LEONARD read more …read more Source: CNS...