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    Crimea exiles fight to keep Ukraine unity message alive
    Mar18

    Crimea exiles fight to keep Ukraine unity message alive

    By PETER LEONARD read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Tensions Escalate Between Kiev and Moscow Over ‘Special Status’ Bill
    Mar18

    Tensions Escalate Between Kiev and Moscow Over ‘Special Status’ Bill

    Ukrainian legislators approved revisions to a law offering limited self-rule to pro-Russian insurgents in the country’s southeast on Tuesday, angering both rebels and the Kremlin alike who say the move undermines a fragile cease-fire agreement inked last month. The legislation, which was first passed last September, grants “special status”...

    Crimea exiles fight to keep Ukraine unity message alive
    Mar18

    Crimea exiles fight to keep Ukraine unity message alive

    Schekun’s crusade for Ukrainian unity, which he continues today in exile, began as pro-Moscow sentiment among the majority ethnic Russian population reached fever pitch on the peninsula. Russian state television stations already fed them a steady diet of stories about unrest being led by rabid Ukrainian nationalists bent on oppression of...

    Crimea exiles fight to keep Ukraine unity message alive
    Mar18

    Crimea exiles fight to keep Ukraine unity message alive

    SHCHASLYVE, Ukraine (AP) — The tormentors stuck scotch tape to his eyes and locked him in a dank room. For 11 days, Andrei Schekun said, they beat him, shocked him with electrodes and scalded him with burning metallic plates. …read more Source: U.S....

    Crimea exiles fight to keep their Ukraine unity message alive, bemoan lack of government help
    Mar18

    Crimea exiles fight to keep their Ukraine unity message alive, bemoan lack of government help

    The tormentors stuck scotch tape to his eyes and locked him in a dank room. …read more Source: FOX...

    How the Ukrainian Diaspora Sees the Homeland
    Mar18

    How the Ukrainian Diaspora Sees the Homeland

    In September 2013, I moved to New Haven, Connecticut, from my hometown of Horlivka in the Donetsk province of eastern Ukraine. Horlivka is equidistant between Donetsk and Debaltseve, the two cities where the brunt of the fighting has taken place.… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Crimea Exiles Fight to Keep Ukraine Unity Message Alive
    Mar18

    Crimea Exiles Fight to Keep Ukraine Unity Message Alive

    Crimea exiles fight to keep their Ukraine unity message alive, bemoan lack of government help …read more Source: ABC...

    How Much Is Ukraine Worth To The West?
    Mar18

    How Much Is Ukraine Worth To The West?

    Rescuing a state in crisis can be expensive. Germany has pledged further assistance to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, in return for more reforms. Rightly so, says DW’s Bernd Johann. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Fighting Rages Near Donetsk Airport Despite Ukraine Ceasefire
    Mar18

    Fighting Rages Near Donetsk Airport Despite Ukraine Ceasefire

    Heavy machinegun and light artillery fire pounded a district of Donetsk, the biggest city of eastern Ukraine, on Monday and pro-Russian rebels said there had been no lull in the fighting since a February ceasefire. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Kremlin Rules Out Handing Back Crimea To Ukraine
    Mar18

    Kremlin Rules Out Handing Back Crimea To Ukraine

    Russia said on Tuesday it would not hand back Crimea to Ukraine, despite warnings by the United States and European Union that they will not drop sanctions over the Black Sea peninsula’s annexation a year ago. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...