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    US unveils more sanctions related to Russia-Ukraine conflict
    Mar11

    US unveils more sanctions related to Russia-Ukraine conflict

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is slapping new sanctions on several individuals and entities involved in supporting Russian-backed separatists seeking to destabilize eastern Ukraine.read more …read more Source: CNS...

    US to send more aid, small drones to Ukraine
    Mar11

    US to send more aid, small drones to Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials say Vice President Joe Biden is telling the Ukraine president that the U.S. will send more aid to the country…. …read more Source:...

    US unveils more sanctions related to Russia-Ukraine conflict
    Mar11

    US unveils more sanctions related to Russia-Ukraine conflict

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is slapping new sanctions on several individuals and entities involved in supporting Russian-backed… …read more Source:...

    In rebel-held Ukraine, hotline calls soar as new government flails
    Mar11

    In rebel-held Ukraine, hotline calls soar as new government flails

    With cash and food resources dwindling, local administrators in the eastern ‘Donetsk People’s Republic’ are struggling with day-to-day issues of survival – and bitter residents. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Merkel declines Putin’s invite to WWII victory parade
    Mar11

    Merkel declines Putin’s invite to WWII victory parade

    BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has declined an invitation from Russian President Vladimir Putin to attend a military parade in Moscow marking the 70th anniversary of the defeat of the Nazis. Merkel’s spokesman says the German leader instead proposed taking part in a memorial and wreath-laying ceremony in Moscow on May 10,...

    Pressure Mounts on Obama to Arm Ukraine
    Mar11

    Pressure Mounts on Obama to Arm Ukraine

    Resisting the pleas of bipartisan lawmakers and numerous defense officials, President Barack Obama has so far refused to send arms to Ukraine to help the nation defend itself from Russian-backed separatists, according to The New York Times. …read more Source:...

    Official: Russia has right to deploy nuclear weapons in Crimea
    Mar11

    Official: Russia has right to deploy nuclear weapons in Crimea

    Andrew V. PestanoMOSCOW, March 11 (UPI) — Russia has the right to deploy nuclear weapons in Crimea, according to a Russian non-proliferation official. …read more Source: United Press...

    How Many Russians Are Fighting In Ukraine?
    Mar11

    How Many Russians Are Fighting In Ukraine?

    Western arguments about how to counter President Vladimir Putin’s support for east Ukraine separatists are leading to clashes over the question of how deeply involved Russia’s military is in the conflict. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    The Huffington Post Is Hiring A World Editor
    Mar11

    The Huffington Post Is Hiring A World Editor

    Location: EuropePosition Type: Full TimeAbout the Role: The Huffington Post is looking for an editor based in Europe to help spearhead our international news coverage. This position works alongside our Senior World Editor based in San Francisco.Responsibilities: * Closely monitor major developments around the world and have a deep understanding...

    Russia has the right to deploy nuclear weapons in Crimea, says Foreign Ministry official
    Mar11

    Russia has the right to deploy nuclear weapons in Crimea, says Foreign Ministry official

    Andrew V. PestanoMOSCOW, March 11 (UPI) — Russia has the right to deploy nuclear weapons in Crimea, according to a Russian non-proliferation official. …read more Source: United Press...