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    New clashes in eastern Ukraine threaten cease-fire (+video)
    Apr14

    New clashes in eastern Ukraine threaten cease-fire (+video)

    At least seven soldiers were killed amid shelling overnight near rebel-held Donetsk. The flare-up comes as foreign ministers from Ukraine, Russia, France, and Germany meet in Berlin to address the violence. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Why the West Needs to Ditch Its Exceptionalist Mindset
    Apr14

    Why the West Needs to Ditch Its Exceptionalist Mindset

    HONG KONG — In the last few years, there has been a remarkable rise in the number of headlines urging the West to take the lead on a variety of issues — global economic policies, democracy promotion, freedom of speech, human rights, corruption. The common sentiment behind all of these headlines is that the West is key to solving...

    Could It Have Been Otherwise?
    Apr14

    Could It Have Been Otherwise?

    Did the West bungle its relations with Russia after the Cold War? Was there a better way? This debate, now a quarter of a century old, will doubtless be with us for decades. The sides don’t seem to change much, nor do their arguments. Those who opposed the enlargement of NATO in the 1990s treat the war in Ukraine as proof that they were...

    Ukraine crisis: Canada sending 200 trainers for Ukraine military
    Apr14

    Ukraine crisis: Canada sending 200 trainers for Ukraine military

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper has announced a new mission for Canadian Forces to train Ukrainian soliders and military police. About 200 troops will rotate in and out of various training roles in western Ukraine over the next two years. …read more Source:...

    Canadian app aims to help Ukrainian people access mental health services
    Apr14

    Canadian app aims to help Ukrainian people access mental health services

    OTTAWA – An Ottawa-based Ukrainian organization is trying to ensure that people in the war-torn country have easier access to mental health resources.The Canada Ukrainian Foundation has developed a mobile app designed to help people flag potential mental health concerns and find treatments in their area.The app, called Mobile Psychological...

    Canada to join international mission to train Ukrainian troops
    Apr14

    Canada to join international mission to train Ukrainian troops

    An army ambulance destroyed in recent shelling between Russian-backed separatists and Ukrainian government forces. (AP file Photo/Petr David Josek, File) OTTAWA — Canada will send 200 military trainers to Ukraine, joining the U.S. and Britain in an international effort to shore up the eastern European country’s battered and bloodied combat...

    Canada to train Ukrainian combat troops
    Apr14

    Canada to train Ukrainian combat troops

    OTTAWA – Canada will send 200 military trainers to Ukraine, joining the U.S. and Britain in an international effort to shore up the eastern European country’s battered and bloodied combat forces. Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Defence Minister Jason Kenney announced the long-anticipated move Tuesday at National Defence headquarters. The...

    Marginalize Mideast; End-Stage Childlessness
    Apr14

    Marginalize Mideast; End-Stage Childlessness

    The metastasizing Mideast chaos and violence have shown yet again the limitations of American power there. We’re backing and opposing groups in a fluctuating toxic religious, ethnic, tribal and national stew and frequently contradicting ourselves as we do. Some neo-cons want us to go in with massive military intervention. We tried that. Now...

    Canada sending military trainers to train Ukrainian troops, joining US and British efforts
    Apr14

    Canada sending military trainers to train Ukrainian troops, joining US and British efforts

    Canada will send 200 military trainers to Ukraine, joining the U.S. and Britain in an effort to shore up the eastern European country’s battered forces. …read more Source: FOX...

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine rages on overnight despite talks
    Apr14

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine rages on overnight despite talks

    Intense fighting in eastern Ukraine reported overnight despite Ukraine-Russia talks …read more Source:...