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    Ukraine’s frail cease-fire frustrates rank-and-file fighters
    Jun06

    Ukraine’s frail cease-fire frustrates rank-and-file fighters

    In this front-line town in eastern Ukraine, the cease-fire called more than three months ago seems to be only an insulting guise. …read more Source: FOX...

    Fed up With Failing Peace, Ukraine Rebels Eager to Fight
    Jun06

    Fed up With Failing Peace, Ukraine Rebels Eager to Fight

    Ukraine’s frail cease-fire frustrates rank-and-file fighters …read more Source: ABC...

    5 police officers hurt as opponents of Ukraine gay rights march throw smoke bombs
    Jun06

    5 police officers hurt as opponents of Ukraine gay rights march throw smoke bombs

    Opponents of a gay rights march held in Ukraine’s capital have thrown smoke bombs and tear gas and the Interfax news agency cites police as saying five officers were injured in the clash. …read more Source: Global...

    Fed up with failing peace, Ukraine rebels eager to fight
    Jun06

    Fed up with failing peace, Ukraine rebels eager to fight

    DOKUCHAYEVSK, Ukraine (AP) — In this front-line town in eastern Ukraine, the cease-fire called more than three months ago seems to be only an insulting guise. Shelling rocks the area so often that dogs have learned to head for the basement at the first blast. …read more Source: U.S....

    Fed up with failing peace, Ukraine rebels eager to fight
    Jun06

    Fed up with failing peace, Ukraine rebels eager to fight

    The hollowness of the phony armistice was rudely exposed this week as a ferocious one-day battle erupted on the western edge of the main rebel stronghold, Donetsk. At the intersection of a country lane leading out of Dokuchayevsk, about 20 kilometers (12 miles) south of Donetsk, separatist militiaman take turns on guard by an anti-tank rocket...

    Fed up with failing peace, Ukraine rebels eager to fight
    Jun06

    Fed up with failing peace, Ukraine rebels eager to fight

    DOKUCHAYEVSK, Ukraine (AP) — In this front-line town in eastern Ukraine, the cease-fire called more than three months ago seems to be only an insulting guise. Shelling rocks the area so often that dogs have learned to head for the basement at the first blast…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Fed up with failing peace, Ukraine rebels eager to fight
    Jun06

    Fed up with failing peace, Ukraine rebels eager to fight

    DOKUCHAYEVSK, Ukraine (AP) — In this front-line town in eastern Ukraine, the cease-fire called more than three months ago seems to be only an… …read more Source:...

    5 police officers injured after smoke bombs thrown at Kyiv gay rights march
    Jun06

    5 police officers injured after smoke bombs thrown at Kyiv gay rights march

    Four of the estimated 300 marchers also were injured, according to reports. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Gay Pride March Attacked In Kiev
    Jun06

    Gay Pride March Attacked In Kiev

    KIEV, June 6 (Reuters) – Several dozen unknown assailants attacked a gay pride march in Kiev on Saturday, throwing flares and wounding two policemen, a Reuters witness reported. On Friday the organizers for ‘KyivPride2015’ said the march along the Dnipro river would go ahead despite warnings from city mayor Vitaly Klitschko, who...

    Japan Offers Ukraine Aid of $1.5 Billion
    Jun06

    Japan Offers Ukraine Aid of $1.5 Billion

    KIEV, Ukraine— Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has thanked Japan’s visiting prime minister for promising $1.5 billion in credit guarantees to aid the country’s efforts at reform and redevelopment. Shinzo Abe was visiting the country on Saturday en route to the G-7 summit in Germany. Among his round of ceremonies was one where he...