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    Separated At Birth
    Feb24

    Separated At Birth

    Two fateful days more than two decades ago set Russia and Ukraine on different trajectories that culminated in the conflict we are witnessing today. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa
    Feb24

    AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa

    LONDON (AP) — Scattered attacks in eastern Ukraine threatened a peace deal brokered by France and Germany that called on government forces and pro-Russia rebels to pull back heavy weapons. In Rome, hundreds of marauding Dutch soccer fans rampaged through the city’s historic center and damaged a just-renovated 400-year-old Bernini...

    Lithuania to reinstate compulsory military service as Ukraine crisis provokes concern
    Feb24

    Lithuania to reinstate compulsory military service as Ukraine crisis provokes concern

    Lithuania has decided to restore compulsory military service for young men as tensions in Ukraine continue to worry the small Baltic nation. …read more Source: FOX...

    Lithuania Restores Compulsory Military Service
    Feb24

    Lithuania Restores Compulsory Military Service

    Lithuania to reinstate compulsory military service as Ukraine crisis provokes concern …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine disputes rebel claim that weapons pullback begins
    Feb24

    Ukraine disputes rebel claim that weapons pullback begins

    Ukrainian disputes rebel claim that they are beginning a heavy weapons pullback …read more Source:...

    Lithuania restores compulsory military service
    Feb24

    Lithuania restores compulsory military service

    VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuania has decided to restore compulsory military service for young men as tensions in Ukraine continue to worry the small Baltic nation. After a meeting of military leaders and top government officials, President Dalia Grybauskaite said Tuesday the measure was necessary because of “growing aggression” in Ukraine....

    Ukraine skeptical of rebels’ weapons pullback
    Feb24

    Ukraine skeptical of rebels’ weapons pullback

    Separatists say they’re complying with terms of cease-fire deal, but Ukraine’s military isn’t convinced, claiming the rebels “are just regrouping” …read more Source:...

    Lithuania restores compulsory military service
    Feb24

    Lithuania restores compulsory military service

    VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuania has decided to restore compulsory military service for young men as tensions in Ukraine continue to worry the… …read more Source:...

    Lithuania is so concerned about a Russian invasion of the Baltics that it’s bringing back conscription
    Feb24

    Lithuania is so concerned about a Russian invasion of the Baltics that it’s bringing back conscription

    Lithuania announced on Tuesday it would return to limited military conscription later this year as concern mounts over Russia’s aggressive regional posture. Moscow has repeatedly launched military exercises near the three Baltic states of Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia, which are all NATO members. “We must temporarily renew mandatory...

    Ukrainian president signs memorandum to cooperate with UAE
    Feb24

    Ukrainian president signs memorandum to cooperate with UAE

    ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Ukraine’s president says his country has signed an agreement to cooperate with the United Arab Emirates on military and technical issues as he licked off a visit to the Western-allied Gulf nation. …read more Source: U.S....