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    Volunteer Ukrainian unit includes Nazis
    Mar10

    Volunteer Ukrainian unit includes Nazis

    Some members of the Azov Brigade fighting separatists are accused of abuses. …read more Source: USA...

    Obama Officials: Non-Lethal Assistance Not Getting to Ukraine
    Mar10

    Obama Officials: Non-Lethal Assistance Not Getting to Ukraine

    Republicans and Democrats on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee are already angry at the White House for its failure to deliver arms to Ukraine. The administration’s admission that it has also failed to send about half of the $118 million in non-lethal assistance it promised Kiev isn’t helping matters. “We have provided some...

    Photos surface of Kremlin critic’s alleged killers in getaway car
    Mar10

    Photos surface of Kremlin critic’s alleged killers in getaway car

    KIEV, Ukraine — Photographs published online by a Russian newspaper claim to show two of the five suspects in the murder of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov driving the getaway car used in the crime shortly before it took place. Moskovsky Komsomolets, a daily newspaper known for publishing sensational and controversial content, published...

    Putin Pulls at Europe’s Seams
    Mar10

    Putin Pulls at Europe’s Seams

    Vladimir Putin is trying to exploit the growing cultural and economic division between northern and southern Europe by persuading some of the EU’s more disaffected members to independently drop the sanctions that the union has placed on Russia. The LA Times reports: Since mid-February, though, Putin has met with leaders of four...

    More Russian Tanks, Equipment Cross Ukraine Border
    Mar10

    More Russian Tanks, Equipment Cross Ukraine Border

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Russian tanks and heavy military equipment have crossed the Ukrainian border in the last few days in breach of a European-brokered ceasefire agreed on Feb. 12, a senior U.S. State Department official said on Tuesday. The comments by U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Europe, Victoria Nuland, follow accusations by Ukraine...

    Embattled Ukrainian Town Struggles to Come Back to Life
    Mar10

    Embattled Ukrainian Town Struggles to Come Back to Life

    DEBALTSEVE, Ukraine—When the wind picks up, the rattle of the corrugated iron roof of a destroyed gas station can sound like artillery. Four charred tanks sit stranded nearby, machine oil splattered on the ground, while a pick-up truck lies on its side surrounded by shrapnel. Debaltseve, the center of one of the fiercest battles of...

    Why Russia’s Probe Into the Nemtsov Murder Does Not Stack Up
    Mar10

    Why Russia’s Probe Into the Nemtsov Murder Does Not Stack Up

    Who knew Russia had such crack detectives — not just fast in their investigation of the murder of Boris Nemtsov but practically clairvoyant. Within a day of the dissident’s killing on Feb. 27, they offered a bundle of possible motives, predictably ranging from a business dispute to a love affair gone wrong, but with two big surprises. For...

    Senators push Obama to arm Ukraine, lament slowness of aid
    Mar10

    Senators push Obama to arm Ukraine, lament slowness of aid

    WASHINGTON (AP) — In the face of Russian violations of cease-fire agreements in Ukraine, both Democratic and Republican senators asked Tuesday why… …read more Source:...

    Embattled Ukrainian town struggles to come back to life
    Mar10

    Embattled Ukrainian town struggles to come back to life

    DEBALTSEVE, Ukraine (AP) — When the wind picks up, the rattle of the corrugated iron roof of a destroyed gas station can sound like artillery. Four charred tanks sit stranded nearby, machine oil splattered on the ground, while a pick-up truck lies on its side surrounded by shrapnel. Debaltseve, the center of one of the fiercest battles of...

    Embattled Ukrainian town struggles to come back to life
    Mar10

    Embattled Ukrainian town struggles to come back to life

    By NATALIYA VASILYEVA read more …read more Source: CNS...