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    Putin’s White Guard
    Mar24

    Putin’s White Guard

    Why Russia’s Former Nobility Is Supporting the Kremlin March 23, 2015 …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ukraine Government Tries to Rein In Oligarch Ally
    Mar24

    Ukraine Government Tries to Rein In Oligarch Ally

    Allies of President Petro Poroshenko say they’re fighting to diminish the power of tycoons such as Ihor Kolomoisky, but risk destabilizing an already fraught political situation. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Dispute Between Poroshenko and Billionaire Governor Threaten Ukraine Alliance
    Mar24

    Dispute Between Poroshenko and Billionaire Governor Threaten Ukraine Alliance

    A dispute over control of two state-owned energy companies widened Monday, confronting the new Ukrainian government with its most serious internal crisis since coming to power last year. …read more Source: The New York...

    NATO secretary general tells Canada and allies to keep Russia in check
    Mar24

    NATO secretary general tells Canada and allies to keep Russia in check

    Effort to deter aggression ‘will take years,’ but Secretary-General leaves decision to arm Ukraine up to individual countries …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Yanukovych’s Son Reportedly Buried In Crimea
    Mar24

    Yanukovych’s Son Reportedly Buried In Crimea

    The youngest son of ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych was reportedly buried in Crimea on March 23, just days after he allegedly drowned in Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin Is a Soviet Leader for the 21st Century
    Mar24

    Putin Is a Soviet Leader for the 21st Century

    MOSCOW — President Vladimir Putin is known for his love of Russian history. Like many in this country, he knows it is full of errors and crimes — especially during the last 100 years. However, he is interested in viewing those crimes not from the perspective of society, but from the vantage point of the Kremlin. “The greatest...

    House passes resolution urging Obama to send arms to Ukraine
    Mar24

    House passes resolution urging Obama to send arms to Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has overwhelmingly approved a resolution urging President Barack Obama to send lethal weapons to Ukraine to protect its sovereignty in its fight against Russian-backed rebels. …read more Source: U.S....

    House passes resolution urging Obama to send arms to Ukraine
    Mar24

    House passes resolution urging Obama to send arms to Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has overwhelmingly approved a resolution urging President Barack Obama to send lethal weapons to Ukraine to protect its sovereignty in its fight against Russian-backed rebels. The resolution was approved Monday 348 to 48.read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine Accuses Separatists of Violating Cease-fire
    Mar24

    Ukraine Accuses Separatists of Violating Cease-fire

    Ukraine again accused pro-Russian separatists Monday of violating the cease-fire agreement the two sides signed in Minsk, Belarus last month, saying the rebels had fired rockets and artillery at Ukrainian military positions in eastern Ukraine. Ukrainian military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said six soldiers were wounded in fighting over the previous...

    House passes resolution urging military support for Ukraine
    Mar24

    House passes resolution urging military support for Ukraine

    The House on Monday passed a resolution urging the president to provide Ukraine with military assistance amid its conflict with Russia.Passed 348-48, the measure calls on President Obama to give Ukraine lethal weapons, instead of only humanitarian… …read more Source: The...