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    Ukraine’s Grinding War Stains Innocence of Childhood
    Mar13

    Ukraine’s Grinding War Stains Innocence of Childhood

    Ukraine’s conflict stains innocence of childhood as adult hatreds seep into play …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine’s grinding war stains innocence of childhood
    Mar13

    Ukraine’s grinding war stains innocence of childhood

    KHARTSYZK, Ukraine (AP) — Seryozha colors in his drawing of a tank, lost in thought. Like many 7-year-olds in eastern Ukraine, he has trouble… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s grinding war stains innocence of childhood
    Mar13

    Ukraine’s grinding war stains innocence of childhood

    KHARTSYZK, Ukraine (AP) — Seryozha colors in his drawing of a tank, lost in thought. Like many 7-year-olds in eastern Ukraine, he has trouble recalling a time before the war…. …read more Source: Associated...

    A Blueprint for Failure
    Mar13

    A Blueprint for Failure

    Reciprocal restraint, Putin-style: Russian tanks in eastern Ukraine, February 2015 NEWSCOM A half-century of estrangement is over, President Obama declared late last year, in a surprise announcement that he was transforming U.S. policy towards Cuba. …read more Source: The Weekly...

    Kyiv Expects IMF Bailout Tranche On March 13, Will Start Debt Talks
    Mar13

    Kyiv Expects IMF Bailout Tranche On March 13, Will Start Debt Talks

    Ukrainian Finance Minister Natalie Jaresko says Kyiv expects the first $5 billion tranche of a new four-year International Monetary Fund (IMF) bailout program to be disbursed on March 13. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Observers Extend Monitoring Mission
    Mar13

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Observers Extend Monitoring Mission

    The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe will extend its observer mission to Ukraine for one year, until March 2016, and may double its size to 1,000 observers, a spokeswoman said Thursday. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine: Enough with Stale Insider Debates in the Media
    Mar13

    Ukraine: Enough with Stale Insider Debates in the Media

    To the extent that U.S. media covers Ukraine at all, outlets tend to focus on “what’s good” for “the west” and how “we” can outflank Vladimir Putin. Going overboard with the geopolitical analysis, the media invites wonky policy insiders to discuss how “U.S. interests” should be deployed in the...

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Villagers Say They Saw Missile Just Before Civilian Jet Was Shot Down
    Mar13

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Villagers Say They Saw Missile Just Before Civilian Jet Was Shot Down

    Villagers in eastern Ukraine have said they saw a missile flying directly overhead just before a Malaysian airliner was shot down last July, providing the most detailed accounts to date. …read more Source: The New York...

    Provost marshal defends military police after scathing report
    Mar13

    Provost marshal defends military police after scathing report

    The military’s top police officer is defending his detectives following a scathing report that identified significant mistakes in three separate investigations of an Afghan veteran’s suicide. Provost Marshal Col. Robert Delaney says Canadians “can stand confident and proud” of the military police, and that it is “unfortunate” the...

    Putin’s grab of Crimea still rankles West. How about Crimeans? (+video)
    Mar13

    Putin’s grab of Crimea still rankles West. How about Crimeans? (+video)

    A new documentary to be aired on Russian state TV confirms a Kremlin plot to occupy Crimea, which has a Russian naval port. The annexation fueled a still-unresolved conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Christian Science...