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    Ukrainian Tycoon Kolomoyskiy ‘Invited’ To Talk To Prosecutors
    Apr10

    Ukrainian Tycoon Kolomoyskiy ‘Invited’ To Talk To Prosecutors

    Ukraine’s prosecutor-general says he has “invited” powerful oligarch Ihor Kolomoyskiy to answer questions regarding the attempted murder of a lawyer a decade ago. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine military, rebels accuse each other of increased attacks
    Apr10

    Ukraine military, rebels accuse each other of increased attacks

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s military and pro-Russian rebels accused each other on Friday of intensifying attacks in separatist eastern… …read more Source:...

    The Daily Vertical: The Kremlin’s Maidanphobia
    Apr10

    The Daily Vertical: The Kremlin’s Maidanphobia

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. Viewers can suggest topics via Twitter @PowerVertical or on the Power Vertical Facebook page. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Toronto church won’t allow performance by controversial Ukrainian-born pianist
    Apr10

    Toronto church won’t allow performance by controversial Ukrainian-born pianist

    TORONTO – A Ukrainian-born pianist barred from performing with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra who planned to perform at a north Toronto church tonight won’t be permitted to play there.Valentina Lisitsa posted on Twitter Thursday that she would give a free concert at Lawrence Park Community Church and that “everyone is...

    Six stories in the news today, April 10
    Apr10

    Six stories in the news today, April 10

    Six stories in the news today, April 10, from The Canadian Press:PM HARPER OFF TO PANAMA FOR SUMMIT OF THE AMERICASPrime Minister Stephen Harper is attending the Summit of the Americas that starts today in Panama and Cuba will be on his radar. Cuban President Raul Castro is attending the summit, the first held since the U.S. agreed to move toward...

    Six stories in Canada we’re watching
    Apr10

    Six stories in Canada we’re watching

    Darren Calabrese/CP PM HARPER OFF TO PANAMA FOR SUMMIT OF THE AMERICAS Prime Minister Stephen Harper is attending the Summit of the Americas that starts today in Panama and Cuba will be on his radar. Cuban President Raul Castro is attending the summit, the first held since the U.S. agreed to move toward normalized relations. A government source...

    Toronto church won’t allow performance by controversial pianist
    Apr10

    Toronto church won’t allow performance by controversial pianist

    TORONTO – A Ukrainian-born pianist barred from performing with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra who planned to perform at a north Toronto church tonight won’t be permitted to play there. Valentina Lisitsa posted on Twitter Thursday that she would give a free concert at Lawrence Park Community Church and that “everyone is welcome.” However,...

    Greece Needs to Start Playing Hardball With Germany
    Apr10

    Greece Needs to Start Playing Hardball With Germany

    The newly elected Greek government’s demands for debt relief and policy freedom from its eurozone creditors are both just and necessary. But Syriza doesn’t seem to have thought through how to achieve its objectives. Athens has tactics, policies, positions, poses, postures, arguments, claims, hopes, fears, and words aplenty — but...

    Nordic Nations Agree On Defense Cooperation Against Russia
    Apr10

    Nordic Nations Agree On Defense Cooperation Against Russia

    Five Nordic nations have agreed to work more closely on defense after declaring Russia the “biggest challenge to European security.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Toronto church says it won’t allow Ukrainian-born pianist to perform
    Apr10

    Toronto church says it won’t allow Ukrainian-born pianist to perform

    TORONTO – A Ukrainian-born pianist barred from performing with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra who planned to perform at a church Friday night won’t be allowed to play there.Valentina Lisitsa posted on Twitter Thursday that she would give a free concert at Lawrence Park Community Church in north Toronto.However, church minister John...