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    Russians Protest ‘Fascist Coup’ In Ukraine On Anniversary Of Yanukovych Ouster
    Feb21

    Russians Protest ‘Fascist Coup’ In Ukraine On Anniversary Of Yanukovych Ouster

    MOSCOW (AP) — Thousands of protesters have gathered in downtown Moscow to demonstrate against what they describe as a “fascist coup” one year ago in neighboring Ukraine. The demonstrators gathered near Red Square on Saturday to protest events in Ukraine, where a pro-European protest movement last year led to the ouster of the...

    Ousted Yanukovich Speaks of Return to Ukraine
    Feb21

    Ousted Yanukovich Speaks of Return to Ukraine

    Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich, who fled to Russia a year ago after being toppled by months of street protests, said he was ready to return to Ukraine if the opportunity arose.The pro-Russian leader was overthrown by the Maidan uprising in Kiev… …read more Source:...

    Kerry: U.S. Considering Extra Sanctions On Russia Over Ukraine
    Feb21

    Kerry: U.S. Considering Extra Sanctions On Russia Over Ukraine

    LONDON, Feb 21 (Reuters) – Secretary of State John Kerry said on Saturday the United States and its allies were not prepared to play games with Russia and are discussing additional sanctions against Moscow over its role in eastern Ukraine, undermining a European-brokered truce. “Russia has engaged in an absolutely brazen and cynical...

    US, Britain Discussing New Russia Sanctions Over Ukraine
    Feb21

    US, Britain Discussing New Russia Sanctions Over Ukraine

    LONDON – The United States and Britain are discussing new sanctions against Russia as Ukraine’s week-old cease-fire proves ineffective.U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says Moscow is being extraordinarily craven for supporting Ukrainian separatists in fighting that has… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine preparing for ‘full-scale war,’ says former envoy to Canada
    Feb21

    Ukraine preparing for ‘full-scale war,’ says former envoy to Canada

    Ukraine’s deputy foreign minister says he is preparing for “full-scale war” against Russia and wants Canada to help by supplying lethal weapons and the training to use them. Vadym Prystaiko, who until last fall was Ukraine’s ambassador to Canada, says the world must not be afraid of joining Ukraine in the fight against a nuclear...

    Kerry: Russia Engaged in ‘Brazen and Cynical’ Behavior in Ukraine
    Feb21

    Kerry: Russia Engaged in ‘Brazen and Cynical’ Behavior in Ukraine

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says the international community is discussing additional sanctions on Russia for its land grabs in Ukraine, saying Russia has engaged in “an absolutely brazen and cynical process” over the past few days. Speaking in London before talks with British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, Kerry told...

    How Russia forces its soldiers to fight against Ukraine
    Feb21

    How Russia forces its soldiers to fight against Ukraine

    Human rights groups have received dozens of complaints in the past month from Russian conscripts, who say they have been strong-armed into signing contracts to become professional soldiers and sent to fight in Ukraine …read more Source: Christian Science...

    U.S., Britain discuss new Russian sanctions over Ukraine
    Feb21

    U.S., Britain discuss new Russian sanctions over Ukraine

    Week-old ceasefire continues to unravel …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Pro-Kremlin Demo Vows ‘No Maidan’ for Russia
    Feb21

    Pro-Kremlin Demo Vows ‘No Maidan’ for Russia

    Thousands of pro-Kremlin activists took to the streets of central Moscow on Saturday vowing to prevent a Ukraine-style uprising in Russia.The rally by the Anti-Maidan movement marked one year since scores of demonstrators were gunned down in Ukraine’s pro-Western uprising… …read more Source:...

    US, Britain discussing new Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    Feb21

    US, Britain discussing new Russia sanctions over Ukraine

    LONDON (AP) — The United States and Britain are discussing new sanctions against Russia as Ukraine’s week-old cease-fire proves ineffective. …read more Source: U.S....