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    Conservative ‘principled foreign policy’ amounts to little more than vote-seeking
    Mar08

    Conservative ‘principled foreign policy’ amounts to little more than vote-seeking

    Voters should treat most of what politicians say about themselves with the same kind of skepticism normally reserved for recorded telephone calls promising a free cruise. Consider the Conservative argument that, unlike the Liberals they replaced, they have a “principled foreign policy.” As Prime Minister Stephen Harper put it, under his...

    Ukraine industry seeks ties with West, but buckles in crisis
    Mar08

    Ukraine industry seeks ties with West, but buckles in crisis

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Volodymyr Kuzovkin’s office is less than 50 miles from the European Union, but for him and his factory, the EU is a world away. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine Industry Seeks Ties With West, but Buckles in Crisis
    Mar08

    Ukraine Industry Seeks Ties With West, but Buckles in Crisis

    Ukraine hopes to get its industry connected with global market, but faces isolation and crisis …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukrainian soldiers ill-prepared for psychological toll of war
    Mar08

    Ukrainian soldiers ill-prepared for psychological toll of war

    DESNA, Ukraine — In a military training class north of Kiev late last month, volunteer instructor Viktor Mosgovoi led 30 would-be officers through hours of jumps, breathing exercises and group massages — Ukraine’s first mandatory psychological training for recruits. Read full article >> …read more Source: The Washington...

    Ukraine industry seeks ties with West, but buckles in crisis
    Mar08

    Ukraine industry seeks ties with West, but buckles in crisis

    By JAMES ELLINGWORTH KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Volodymyr Kuzovkin’s office is less than 50 miles from the European Union, but for him and his factory, the EU is a world away.read more …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine industry seeks ties with West, but buckles in crisis
    Mar08

    Ukraine industry seeks ties with West, but buckles in crisis

    Despite Ukraine’s desperation to integrate with Europe, a desire so strong it sparked the protests that ousted pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovych last year, much of Ukrainian business remains wedded to Soviet-era practices even as it is buffeted by a very modern economic crisis. The machine-building plant called Bolshevik, located in...

    Ukraine hopes to get its industry connected with global market, but faces isolation and crisis
    Mar08

    Ukraine hopes to get its industry connected with global market, but faces isolation and crisis

    Volodymyr Kuzovkin’s office is less than 50 miles from the European Union, but for him and his factory, the EU is a world away. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine industry seeks ties with West, but buckles in crisis
    Mar08

    Ukraine industry seeks ties with West, but buckles in crisis

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Volodymyr Kuzovkin’s office is less than 50 miles from the European Union, but for him and his factory, the EU is a world away. Despite Ukraine’s desperation to integrate with Europe, a desire so strong it sparked the protests that ousted pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovych last year, much of Ukrainian...

    Ukraine industry seeks ties with West, but buckles in crisis
    Mar08

    Ukraine industry seeks ties with West, but buckles in crisis

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Volodymyr Kuzovkin’s office is less than 50 miles from the European Union, but for him and his factory, the EU is a world away…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Sweetening gloomy Russia, one chocolate bar at a time
    Mar08

    Sweetening gloomy Russia, one chocolate bar at a time

    Moscow (AFP) – When days are dark, friends are few and the state of your bank account makes you want to weep, there is only one thing you can do in bleak, crisis-hit Russia.Keep calm and eat some very expensive chocolate. That was the message from artisanal chocolatiers in Moscow who attended this past week the capital’s first...