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    Putin is risking a clash with the IMF over Russia’s $3 billion loan to Ukraine
    May25

    Putin is risking a clash with the IMF over Russia’s $3 billion loan to Ukraine

    President Vladimir Putin is warning that he could call in Russia’s $3 billion loan to Ukraine at any time, a move that would spark a stand-off with the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Under the terms of the original 2013 deal, negotiated with then President Viktor Yanukoych who fled the country last year following massive anti-government...

    In tiny Moldova, hints of a ‘federalized’ Ukraine’s future
    May25

    In tiny Moldova, hints of a ‘federalized’ Ukraine’s future

    Gagauzia, an autonomous region in southern Moldova, looks to Moscow before the West, much as Ukraine’s restive east does. And the poor, agricultural region could show the problems a federalized Donbass might face. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Russia says it has no access to men detained in Ukraine
    May25

    Russia says it has no access to men detained in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Russia’s embassy in Ukraine says it has still not been given access to two Russian citizens detained earlier this month on suspicion of fighting alongside separatists in the eastern region of Luhansk. …read more Source: CNS...

    Russia says it has no access to men detained in Ukraine
    May25

    Russia says it has no access to men detained in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Russia’s embassy in Ukraine says it has still not been given access to two Russian citizens detained earlier this month on suspicion of fighting alongside separatists in the eastern region of Luhansk. …read more Source: U.S....

    Russian embassy in Ukraine says it has no access to Russians detained fighting with rebels
    May25

    Russian embassy in Ukraine says it has no access to Russians detained fighting with rebels

    Russia’s embassy in Ukraine says it has still not been given access to two Russian citizens detained earlier this month on suspicion of fighting alongside separatists in the eastern region of Luhansk. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia Says It Has No Access to Men Detained in Ukraine
    May25

    Russia Says It Has No Access to Men Detained in Ukraine

    Russian embassy in Ukraine says it has no access to Russians detained fighting with rebels …read more Source: ABC...

    Russia says it has no access to men detained in Ukraine
    May25

    Russia says it has no access to men detained in Ukraine

    Ukraine says the men are intelligence operatives working under direct orders from Moscow and says their presence is further evidence of Russia’s support for the separatist insurgency in the east. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Russia says it has no access to men detained in Ukraine
    May25

    Russia says it has no access to men detained in Ukraine

    Russia’s embassy in Ukraine says it has still not been given access to two Russian citizens detained earlier this month on suspicion of fighting alongside separatists in the eastern region…Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine’s Embroidered Shirt ‘Mega March’
    May25

    Ukraine’s Embroidered Shirt ‘Mega March’

    Basking in warm spring sunshine, thousands of people joined the 15th annual ”Mega March” of the vyshyvanka, or traditional embroidered shirt, in Kyiv on May 24. Amid a relaxed, holiday atmosphere, the march was followed by a free benefit concert raising funds for a hospital burns unit. A speaker at the event said the vyshyvanka was a...

    Where Will The Russian-Backed Rebels Attack Next?
    May25

    Where Will The Russian-Backed Rebels Attack Next?

    Analysts and journalists have begun to ask where the Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine will go next, now that the second ceasefire agreement has failed. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...