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    A Photo Essay: Far From Home, the War in Eastern Ukraine
    Apr13

    A Photo Essay: Far From Home, the War in Eastern Ukraine

    Despite the Minsk ceasefire agreement in February of 2015, heavy fighting continues between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine, leaving so many people feeling abandoned. …read more Source: Voice of...

    Tending to the War Wounded in Mariupol
    Apr13

    Tending to the War Wounded in Mariupol

    MARIUPOL, Ukraine—In All Quiet on the Western Front, Erich Maria Remarque wrote: “A hospital alone shows what war is.” The hospital here is no exception. The faces of soldiers, both young and old, recovering from wounds and sickness incurred on the front lines—located only eight miles away from here—speak to the innumerable contradictions of war....

    South African University Removes Statue Honoring British Imperialist Following Student Protests
    Apr13

    South African University Removes Statue Honoring British Imperialist Following Student Protests

    South Africa’s University of Cape Town removed a statue of British imperialist Cecil Rhodes on Thursday to cheers from students, a symbolic move that exposes persistent racial divides two decades after the end of apartheid. The statue at the university, one of Africa’s top academic institutions, has been covered up for the past few...

    May Peace, Love and Unity Always Be Among Us
    Apr13

    May Peace, Love and Unity Always Be Among Us

    Following is the Paschal Epistle of the Permanent Conference of Ukrainian Orthodox Bishops beyond the Borders of Ukraine. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Ukrainian parliament recognizes militia that collaborated with Nazis
    Apr13

    Ukrainian parliament recognizes militia that collaborated with Nazis

    The Simon Wiesenthal Center condemned Ukraine’s recognition of the group as well as a second bill that equated communist and Nazi crimes. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    OSCE Reports Intense Fighting Between Ukraine And Pro-Russian Rebels As Foreign Ministers Meet In Berlin
    Apr13

    OSCE Reports Intense Fighting Between Ukraine And Pro-Russian Rebels As Foreign Ministers Meet In Berlin

    As foreign ministers of Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine prepared to meet in Berlin Monday to push for a lasting peace deal in eastern Ukraine, fighting on the ground intensified. …read more Source: International Business...

    How to Keep the Financial Pressure on Iran and Its Proxies
    Apr13

    How to Keep the Financial Pressure on Iran and Its Proxies

    “…Our concerns will remain with respect to Iranian behavior so long as Iran continues its sponsorship of terrorism, its support for proxies who destabilize the Middle East, its threats against America’s friends and allies — like Israel,” President Barack Obama said, immediately after lauding Washington’s new...

    Visit To A Mariupol Hospital Lays Bare Ukraine War’s Toll
    Apr13

    Visit To A Mariupol Hospital Lays Bare Ukraine War’s Toll

    In All Quiet on the Western Front, Erich Maria Remarque wrote: “A hospital alone shows what war is.” …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    German FM: Russia’s return to G-8 depends on Ukraine deal
    Apr13

    German FM: Russia’s return to G-8 depends on Ukraine deal

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s foreign minister says Russia’s return to the top diplomatic table depends on the success of a peace initiative for Ukraine. …read more Source: U.S....

    Fighting Picks up in War-Torn Eastern Ukraine
    Apr13

    Fighting Picks up in War-Torn Eastern Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine—Fighting has picked up in eastern Ukraine after more than a month of relative calm, as diplomats gathered in Berlin on Monday to discuss the country’s crisis. Observers from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said Sunday that its mission observed an intense clash with the use of tanks and heavy...