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    Ukraine signs defense deal with United Arab Emirates
    Feb24

    Ukraine signs defense deal with United Arab Emirates

    The deal provides unspecified military and technical cooperation as Ukraine fights Russian-backed separatists. …read more Source: USA...

    Paris Meeting on Ukraine Is Inconclusive as Ceasefire Struggles
    Feb24

    Paris Meeting on Ukraine Is Inconclusive as Ceasefire Struggles

    Leaders from France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine discussed the ongoing conflict. …read more Source: U.S....

    In Lithuania, Yiddish teacher becomes unlikely bulwark against far right
    Feb24

    In Lithuania, Yiddish teacher becomes unlikely bulwark against far right

    Dovid Katz has become a target of scorn for speaking out against ultranationalist groups in Lithuania. (Cnaan Liphshiz) KAUNAS, Lithuania (JTA) — Dovid Katz isn’t typically a hard man to miss. With his bushy charcoal beard, heavy physique and trademark all-black outfits, Katz, a New York-born scholar of Yiddish, resembles a character from a...

    European diplomacy to rescue Ukraine peace plan ends in discord
    Feb24

    European diplomacy to rescue Ukraine peace plan ends in discord

    European diplomats gathered in Paris on Tuesday in an attempt to rescue the battered peace plan for Ukraine but failed to agree on any censure of the warring factions that have continued to fight in spite of the truce proclaimed nearly two weeks ago. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Ukraine’s Tarnished Poster Child for Reform
    Feb24

    Ukraine’s Tarnished Poster Child for Reform

    One of Ukraine’s most prominent young reformers has been suspected pending a corruption probe. …read more Source:...

    US troops heading to Ukraine to give medical training
    Feb24

    US troops heading to Ukraine to give medical training

    By LOLITA C. BALDOR WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. military official says the Pentagon will be deploying a small number of troops to Ukraine to provide medical training to forces there who have been battling Russian-backed separatists.read more …read more Source: CNS...

    US troops heading to Ukraine to give medical training
    Feb24

    US troops heading to Ukraine to give medical training

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. military official says the Pentagon will be deploying a small number of troops to Ukraine to provide medical training to forces there who have been battling Russian-backed separatists. …read more Source: U.S....

    Britain to Help Train Ukrainian Army to Counter Russian Threat
    Feb24

    Britain to Help Train Ukrainian Army to Counter Russian Threat

    Prime Minister David Cameron said on Tuesday Britain would deploy military personnel to Ukraine in the next month to help train the Ukrainian army, warning thatMoscow would move to destabilize other countries if left unchallenged. “Over the course of the next month we’re going to be deploying British service personnel to provide...

    US troops heading to Ukraine to give medical training
    Feb24

    US troops heading to Ukraine to give medical training

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. military official says the Pentagon will be deploying a small number of troops to Ukraine to provide medical training to… …read more Source:...

    With Ukraine cease-fire at stake, eyes turn to Mariupol
    Feb24

    With Ukraine cease-fire at stake, eyes turn to Mariupol

    Kiev claims the Ukrainian port is next on the list of targets for Russia-backed rebels, who argue they have no plans to attack the city. Mariupol’s fate could determine whether the country’s tenuous cease-fire holds. …read more Source: Christian Science...