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    US Military Trainers May ‘Destablize’ Ukraine, Putin Warns
    Apr17

    US Military Trainers May ‘Destablize’ Ukraine, Putin Warns

    Moscow on Friday warned that the presence of foreign military personnel could destabilize the situation in Ukraine, following deployment of 300 U.S. training experts there this week. …read more Source:...

    Russia Says US Paratroopers Training Ukraine Army Will ‘Destabilize’ The Situation
    Apr17

    Russia Says US Paratroopers Training Ukraine Army Will ‘Destabilize’ The Situation

    The Kremlin said on Friday that the presence of U.S. paratroopers in Ukraine — who are there to train local forces — could “destabilize” the situation in the country. Three hundred U.S. paratroopers landed in Ukraine earlier this week for a six-month long training of Ukraine’s national guard forces, who have been fighting...

    Putin Accuses Kyiv of ‘Cutting Off’ Eastern Ukraine
    Apr17

    Putin Accuses Kyiv of ‘Cutting Off’ Eastern Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin, in his annual televised call-in program, again denied there were any Russian troops fighting in Ukraine. He also said the West was trying to ‘contain’ Russia with sanctions. Henry Ridgwell reports on reactions to the president’s four-hour TV appearance. …read more Source: Voice of...

    Ukrainian fighting in and out of the ring
    Apr17

    Ukrainian fighting in and out of the ring

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian boxer Oleksandr Usyk is a man fighting both inside and outside the ring. …read more Source: U.S....

    When the World Bank met the IMF
    Apr17

    When the World Bank met the IMF

    You know what they say about spring. When the daffodils are blooming and the skies are getting brighter, love is in the air – or at least, a reunion – between the IMF and the World Bank, who are in Washington for their spring meetings. Prepare for stories of slowing global growth, speculation over Greek debt, worries over quantitative easing and...

    Ukraine wants global court to investigate crimes in Crimea, east
    Apr17

    Ukraine wants global court to investigate crimes in Crimea, east

    THE HAGUE (Reuters) – Ukraine wants the International Criminal Court to investigate all alleged war crimes in Crimea and eastern Ukraine,… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian fighting in and out of the ring
    Apr17

    Ukrainian fighting in and out of the ring

    By James Ellingworth KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian boxer Oleksandr Usyk is a man fighting both inside and outside the ring. Usyk is the reigning Olympic heavyweight gold medalist and is now trying to challenge for top pro titles, but his career has become tangled up in Ukraine’s political turmoil.read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukrainian fighting in and out of the ring
    Apr17

    Ukrainian fighting in and out of the ring

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian boxer Oleksandr Usyk is a man fighting both inside and outside the ring.Usyk is the reigning Olympic heavyweight… …read more Source:...

    The Future Of The Past: Ukraine Pushes De-Communization, Amid Russian Protests
    Apr17

    The Future Of The Past: Ukraine Pushes De-Communization, Amid Russian Protests

    Ukraine has adopted a raft of de-communization laws aimed at asserting control over the country’s understanding of its 20th-century past. Moscow, however, sees the move as an impermissible assault on Russia’s own self-image. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Judges Dismissed Over Corruption Allegations
    Apr17

    Ukrainian Judges Dismissed Over Corruption Allegations

    Ukraine’s High Commission for Judges’ Qualification has fired six judges across the country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...