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    Crimea exiles fight to keep Ukraine unity message alive
    Mar18

    Crimea exiles fight to keep Ukraine unity message alive

    SHCHASLYVE, Ukraine (AP) — The tormentors stuck scotch tape to his eyes and locked him in a dank room. For 11 days, Andrei Schekun said, they beat… …read more Source:...

    Crimea exiles fight to keep Ukraine unity message alive
    Mar18

    Crimea exiles fight to keep Ukraine unity message alive

    SHCHASLYVE, Ukraine (AP) — The tormentors stuck scotch tape to his eyes and locked him in a dank room. For 11 days, Andrei Schekun said, they beat him, shocked him with electrodes and scalded him with burning metallic plates…. …read more Source: Associated...

    How Much Is Ukraine Worth To The West?
    Mar18

    How Much Is Ukraine Worth To The West?

    Rescuing a state in crisis can be expensive. Germany has pledged further assistance to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, in return for more reforms. Rightly so, says DW’s Bernd Johann. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Fighting Rages Near Donetsk Airport Despite Ukraine Ceasefire
    Mar18

    Fighting Rages Near Donetsk Airport Despite Ukraine Ceasefire

    Heavy machinegun and light artillery fire pounded a district of Donetsk, the biggest city of eastern Ukraine, on Monday and pro-Russian rebels said there had been no lull in the fighting since a February ceasefire. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    10 things you need to know before European markets open
    Mar18

    10 things you need to know before European markets open

    Good morning! Here are the 10 most important things in markets today. Is the Fed losing patience? All eyes are on the Fed today. If the US central bank drops language saying it will be “patient” about raising interest rates, markets will likely take it as a signal of a looming hike, possibly in June. A huge Chinese property developer...

    Euphoria fades in Crimea after Russia takeover
    Mar18

    Euphoria fades in Crimea after Russia takeover

    A year after Russia’s takeover of Crimea sparked a wave of euphoria across the Black Sea peninsula, residents are suffering growing hardship. …read more Source:...

    Amnesty Slams Crimea’s Pro-Russia Regime
    Mar18

    Amnesty Slams Crimea’s Pro-Russia Regime

    Amnesty International says the de facto authorities in Crimea have failed to investigate a series of abductions and torture of their critics. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Broken Ukraine
    Mar18

    Broken Ukraine

    The Mess Isn’t All Russia’s Fault March 17, 2015 …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ukrainian Politics Abroad
    Mar18

    Ukrainian Politics Abroad

    How the Ukrainian Diaspora Sees the Homeland March 17, 2015 …read more Source: Foreign...

    Serena advances at Indian Wells after Stephens scare
    Mar18

    Serena advances at Indian Wells after Stephens scare

    Indian Wells (United States) (AFP) – World number one Serena Williams woke up after a slow start to battle past American compatriot Sloane Stephens in three sets to reach the quarter-finals in Indian Wells on Tuesday.The 19-time Grand Slam winner defeated a dogged Stephens 6-7 (3/7), 6-2, 6-2 on center court as her emotional return from a...