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    U.N. Report Faults Russia for Escalating Conflict in Ukraine
    Mar02

    U.N. Report Faults Russia for Escalating Conflict in Ukraine

    An influx of troops and heavy weapons were cited as undermining prospects for peace and causing a significant rise in casualties. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine moves closer to requesting international peacekeepers
    Mar02

    Ukraine moves closer to requesting international peacekeepers

    Ukraine’s president has a signed a decree opening the way to a formal request for international peacekeepers to be stationed in eastern regions where government forces are battling Russian-backed separatists. …read more Source: CTV...

    The 10 Best Photo Essays of the Month
    Mar02

    The 10 Best Photo Essays of the Month

    This month’s Photojournalism Links collection highlights 10 excellent photo essays from across the world, including Stephanie Sinclair‘s work on child and underage brides in Guatemala in the latest installment of her decade-long project spanning 10 countries to document the issue of child marriage around the world. In Guatemala, over half...

    Ukraine’s leader urges peacekeeping mission for the east
    Mar02

    Ukraine’s leader urges peacekeeping mission for the east

    read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine Conflict Death Toll Passes 6,000, UN Human Rights Office Says
    Mar02

    Ukraine Conflict Death Toll Passes 6,000, UN Human Rights Office Says

    BERLIN (AP) — More than 6,000 people have died in eastern Ukraine since the start of the conflict almost a year ago that has led to a “merciless devastation of civilian lives and infrastructure,” the U.N. human rights office said Monday. Hundreds of civilians and military personnel have been killed in recent weeks alone after an...

    Ukraine’s Leader Urges Peacekeeping Mission for the East
    Mar02

    Ukraine’s Leader Urges Peacekeeping Mission for the East

    Ukraine’s leader pushes for intl peacekeeping mission to ensure cease-fire in war-torn east …read more Source: ABC...

    The final journey of murdered Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov
    Mar02

    The final journey of murdered Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov

    Although few doubted the seriousness of his political convictions, Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov also had a reputation as a charmer and something of a playboy. Yet one of a very few opposition leaders who always seemed to manage to keep a smile on his face, despite taking the huge risk of publicly opposing the Kremlin, was brutally...

    Ukraine’s leader pushes for intl peacekeeping mission to ensure cease-fire in war-torn east
    Mar02

    Ukraine’s leader pushes for intl peacekeeping mission to ensure cease-fire in war-torn east

    Ukraine’s president has a signed a decree opening the way to a formal request for international peacekeepers to be stationed in eastern regions where government forces are battling Russian-backed separatists. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s military says one Ukrainian serviceman killed in past 24 hours
    Mar02

    Ukraine’s military says one Ukrainian serviceman killed in past 24 hours

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s military said on Monday one Ukrainian serviceman had been killed and four wounded in separatist eastern territories… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s leader urges peacekeeping mission for the east
    Mar02

    Ukraine’s leader urges peacekeeping mission for the east

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s president has a signed a decree opening the way to a formal request for international peacekeepers to be stationed in eastern regions where government forces are battling Russian-backed separatists. President Petro Poroshenko’s office said Monday the appeal for a contingent of peacekeepers will be...