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    Ukraine Suffering The World Doesn’t See
    Mar08

    Ukraine Suffering The World Doesn’t See

    One-year-old Viktoria lives almost entirely in the dark. She was born in Donetsk, as the crisis in eastern Ukraine was taking hold last year. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Russia detains two in Boris Nemtsov killing investigation
    Mar07

    Russia detains two in Boris Nemtsov killing investigation

    MOSCOW – Russia’s security service head said Saturday that two suspects in the killing of leading opposition figure Boris Nemtsov have been detained. Russian news reports later cited an official as saying one of them had served with police troops in Chechnya. The short and vague announcement of the detentions by Federal Security Service...

    2 Nemtsov Suspects Detained in Russia, Prompting Skepticism
    Mar07

    2 Nemtsov Suspects Detained in Russia, Prompting Skepticism

    MOSCOW—Russia’s security service head said Saturday that two suspects in the killing of leading opposition figure Boris Nemtsov have been detained. Russian news reports later cited an official as saying one of them had served with police troops in Chechnya. The short and vague announcement of the detentions by Federal Security Service...

    Much Western Thinking About the Causes of the Russo-Ukrainian War is Rooted in a Myth
    Mar07

    Much Western Thinking About the Causes of the Russo-Ukrainian War is Rooted in a Myth

    It posits that the West—or, more specifically, NATO—attempted to wrest Ukraine from Russia’s sphere of influence, thereby forcing Vladimir Putin to defend Russia’s legitimate strategic interests by going to war with Ukraine. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels
    Mar07

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels

    DONETSK, Ukraine – Trading in their combat boots and fatigues for high heels and ball gowns, female rebel fighters who normally fight Ukrainian soldiers took Saturday off to take part in a beauty pageant. The event was organized by self-proclaimed authorities in the rebel-held city of Donetsk on the eve of International Women’s Day, which...

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels
    Mar07

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels

    Rebel beauty pageant: Female Ukrainian rebels trade in combat boots for high heels …read more Source:...

    Modernizing the Polish Military
    Mar07

    Modernizing the Polish Military

    By law, Poland must spend at least 1.95 percent of its GDP on its military. That’s just a shade under the 2 percent that NATO asks its members to devote. Aside from Estonia, however, Poland is way ahead of the rest of the region in military spending. And when President Barack Obama visited Poland in June 2014, Poland committed to upping its...

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels
    Mar07

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Trading in their combat boots and fatigues for high heels and ball gowns, female rebel fighters who normally fight Ukrainian soldiers have taken the day off to take part in a beauty pageant. …read more Source: U.S....

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels
    Mar07

    Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Trading in their combat boots and fatigues for high heels and ball gowns, female rebel fighters who normally fight Ukrainian soldiers have taken the day off to take part in a beauty pageant. The event was organized by self-proclaimed authorities in the rebel-held city of Donetsk on Saturday. Women from three main rebel...

    East Ukraine rebels say heavy weapons pullback complete
    Mar07

    East Ukraine rebels say heavy weapons pullback complete

    Snizhne (Ukraine) (AFP) – Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine claimed Saturday to have fulfilled their end of a February deal with government forces to withdraw heavy weapons from the frontline as part of a ceasefire.”Today is the last day of the weapons withdrawal,” Eduard Basurin, one of the rebel leaders told reporters...