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    Expert: Sending Weapons to Ukraine Would Embolden Putin
    Feb06

    Expert: Sending Weapons to Ukraine Would Embolden Putin

    As Western leaders step up their efforts to find a diplomatic solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine, one analyst says any peace deal must include the proviso that the Ukrainian government has to deal with separatist leaders. “As absolutely distasteful as that notion is – that these entities have come to existence through force, that...

    Short of resources, Ukrainians continue to fight rebels
    Feb06

    Short of resources, Ukrainians continue to fight rebels

    Although no military aid has come their way, Ukrainian solders are determined to maintain their battle against Russian-backed separatists …read more Source:...

    McCain: U.S. Should Provide “Lethal” Assistance to Ukraine
    Feb06

    McCain: U.S. Should Provide “Lethal” Assistance to Ukraine

    U.S. Senator John McCain called on the U.S. and NATO to provide “lethal” assistance to Ukraine. The one-time presidential candidate and Republican senator from Arizona said Russian actions in Ukraine presents the “gravest threat to European security in decades.” U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Thursday that...

    “How I Am Supposed to Sleep Here?” – Donetsk Resident
    Feb06

    “How I Am Supposed to Sleep Here?” – Donetsk Resident

    Broken homes in Donetsk. Residents in Ukraine’s east are trying to piece together what is left of what they once called home. This is what war left behind, as violence escalates in the east. A man walks through the remains of his apartment. He says a shell hit the apartment of an elderly woman next door. He says she is lucky to be alive....

    Canada urges Russia to ‘back off’ in Ukraine as NATO adds command posts in eastern Europe
    Feb06

    Canada urges Russia to ‘back off’ in Ukraine as NATO adds command posts in eastern Europe

    The Harper government struck a provocative pose, telling Russia to ‘back off’ in Ukraine and promising to campaign for NATO membership for a former Soviet republic …read more Source: Vancouver...

    These are the 11 hottest tech startups in Brooklyn
    Feb06

    These are the 11 hottest tech startups in Brooklyn

    Brooklyn isn’t just for hipsters anymore. Manhattan may be known as New York City’s Silicon Alley, but Brooklyn — its neighbor to the east — is buzzing with startups too. We rounded up some of the coolest startups in Brooklyn. They solve problems — like delivering your packages on your own time so you never miss the UPS guys again....

    Canada urges Russia to ‘back off’ in Ukraine as NATO adds command posts in eastern Europe
    Feb06

    Canada urges Russia to ‘back off’ in Ukraine as NATO adds command posts in eastern Europe

    OTTAWA — The Harper government struck a provocative pose Thursday, telling Russia to “back off” in Ukraine, promising to campaign for NATO membership on behalf of another former Soviet republic and urging all allies to do more. The military alliance agreed in a Brussels meeting to establish a series of six command centres and two regional...

    Top NATO general warns of Russian reaction to arming Ukraine
    Feb06

    Top NATO general warns of Russian reaction to arming Ukraine

    Top NATO general warns that giving Ukraine defensive weapons could trigger Russian reaction …read more Source:...

    Obama to decide on Ukraine arms ‘soon’ Kerry
    Feb06

    Obama to decide on Ukraine arms ‘soon’ Kerry

    US President Barack Obama will “soon” decide whether to arm Ukraine against pro-Russian separatists but prefers a diplomatic solution, according to Secretary of State John Kerry. Video provided by AFP …read more Source: USA...

    U.S. Could Stand To Lose A Lot By Getting Involved In Ukraine
    Feb06

    U.S. Could Stand To Lose A Lot By Getting Involved In Ukraine

    Audie Cornish talks to Rajan Menon, professor of political science at the Powell School of the City College of New York, about his Los Angeles Times piece, “Want to Arm Kiev? Better have a Plan B.”» E-Mail This …read more Source:...