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    Obama, Italian PM Renzi to meet at White House
    Apr17

    Obama, Italian PM Renzi to meet at White House

    Obama is hosting Renzi at the White House on Friday to compare notes on a range of issues, including Ukraine, Libya and Islamic State militants. The leaders are also expected to discuss Europe’s economy, a pending trade pact between the U.S. and Europe, climate change and energy security. With Italy mired in a recession, Renzi also comes...

    US troops arrive in Ukraine for training exercises
    Apr17

    US troops arrive in Ukraine for training exercises

    MOSCOW (AP) — About 300 US Army paratroopers have arrived in Ukraine for training exercises with national guard units, a move criticized by the… …read more Source:...

    UN: Death Toll in Ukraine Fighting Now Tops 6,100
    Apr17

    UN: Death Toll in Ukraine Fighting Now Tops 6,100

    The United Nations says the number of people killed in a year of fighting in Ukraine has now passed 6,100, and says it’s increasingly worried that breaches in a cease-fire will further worsen the human rights situation in parts of the country’s east. …read more Source:...

    U.S. Troops in Ukraine to Train Forces Fighting Pro-Russia Rebels
    Apr17

    U.S. Troops in Ukraine to Train Forces Fighting Pro-Russia Rebels

    Hundreds of U.S. paratroopers have arrived in Ukraine to train its forces fighting pro-Russian rebels in the east, the U.S. Army confirmed Friday, a move Moscow warned could “destabilize” the war-torn former Soviet country. …read more Source:...

    Russia says foreign troops in Ukraine could ‘destabilise’ fragile Ukraine situation
    Apr17

    Russia says foreign troops in Ukraine could ‘destabilise’ fragile Ukraine situation

    The Kremlin said Friday the arrival of about 300 U.S. paratroopers in Ukraine to train Kyiv’s National Guard could destabilize the situation in the east of the country, where pro-Russian separatists are fighting Ukrainian government forces. …read more Source:...

    UN: death toll in Ukraine fighting now above 6,100
    Apr17

    UN: death toll in Ukraine fighting now above 6,100

    BERLIN (AP) — The United Nations says the number of people killed in a year of fighting in Ukraine has now passed 6,100, and says it’s increasingly worried that breaches in a cease-fire will further worsen the human rights situation in parts of the country’s east.read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine Killings Spark Claim And Counter Claim
    Apr17

    Ukraine Killings Spark Claim And Counter Claim

    As police gathered evidence on the scene where Ukrainian journalist Oles Buzina was killed, there were competing claims about who was responsible. An advisor to the Ukrainian government alleged that Russia was behind the killing, while Russian President Vladimir Putin suggested that Buzina was killed for political reasons because of his...

    UN: death toll in Ukraine fighting now above 6,100
    Apr17

    UN: death toll in Ukraine fighting now above 6,100

    BERLIN (AP) — The United Nations says the number of people killed in a year of fighting in Ukraine has now passed 6,100, and says it’s increasingly worried that breaches in a cease-fire will further worsen the human rights situation in parts of the country’s east. …read more Source: U.S....

    UN: death toll in Ukraine fighting now above 6,100
    Apr17

    UN: death toll in Ukraine fighting now above 6,100

    BERLIN (AP) — The United Nations says the number of people killed in a year of fighting in Ukraine has now passed 6,100, and says it’s increasingly worried that breaches in a cease-fire will further worsen the human rights situation in parts of the country’s east. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    UN says death toll in year of Ukraine fighting tops 6,100, sees risks of cease-fire breaches
    Apr17

    UN says death toll in year of Ukraine fighting tops 6,100, sees risks of cease-fire breaches

    The United Nations says the number of people killed in a year of fighting in Ukraine has now passed 6,100, and says it’s increasingly worried that breaches in a cease-fire will further worsen the human rights situation in parts of the country’s east. …read more Source: FOX...