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    AP PHOTOS: A year after Ukraine’s Maidan protests in Kiev
    Feb20

    AP PHOTOS: A year after Ukraine’s Maidan protests in Kiev

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The “Heavenly Hundred” is what Ukrainians in Kiev call those who died during months of anti-government protests in 2013-14…. …read more Source:...

    Pope calls for Ukraine cease-fire to be respected
    Feb20

    Pope calls for Ukraine cease-fire to be respected

    VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis has called for Ukraine’s cease-fire to be respected amid fresh reports by the Ukrainian military that separatist rebels were still firing on government positions and that Russia was sending in more tanks. Francis delivered the plea for peace Friday during a meeting with Ukrainian bishops visiting Rome. He said he...

    Displaced in Ukraine Rely on Food Vouchers
    Feb20

    Displaced in Ukraine Rely on Food Vouchers

    Two Ukrainian children say a prayer before starting their lunch. They’ve recently fled their home and have to rely on food vouchers for their meals. Their mother Irena is brought to tears at the thought of not being able to provide for her children. Elsewhere, these newly displaced take shelter in train cars. Others stand in line for food...

    Kremlin aide directed snipers who killed Kiev protesters, Poroshenko alleges
    Feb20

    Kremlin aide directed snipers who killed Kiev protesters, Poroshenko alleges

    Poroshenko added that investigating authorities had established a ‘clear Russian link’ to the shootings a year ago …read more Source: The Globe and...

    ‘I Was Injured in the Battle of Maidan’
    Feb20

    ‘I Was Injured in the Battle of Maidan’

    One year on from the violent protests on Maidan square in Kiev, Ukraine, Denys Zemlyanov remembers what it was like to be there. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Parliament: UK, EU ‘sleepwalked’ into Ukraine crisis
    Feb20

    Parliament: UK, EU ‘sleepwalked’ into Ukraine crisis

    LONDON (AP) — A parliamentary report has accused the British government and European diplomats of “sleepwalking” into the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: U.S....

    Parliament: UK, EU ‘sleepwalked’ into Ukraine crisis
    Feb20

    Parliament: UK, EU ‘sleepwalked’ into Ukraine crisis

    LONDON (AP) — A parliamentary report has accused the British government and European diplomats of “sleepwalking” into the Ukraine crisis. IN a report published Friday, the House of Lords’ EU Committee said it found a “catastrophic misreading” of mood by Europe ahead of the standoff between Russia and Western...

    Key town of Debaltseve in tatters
    Feb20

    Key town of Debaltseve in tatters

    A year ago to the day, more than 50 activists were killed in Kiev’s Maidan Square. Today Ukraine is a powder keg, and a ceasefire is in shambles. …read more Source:...

    Parliament: UK, EU ‘sleepwalked’ into Ukraine crisis
    Feb20

    Parliament: UK, EU ‘sleepwalked’ into Ukraine crisis

    LONDON (AP) — A parliamentary report has accused the British government and European diplomats of “sleepwalking” into the Ukraine crisis.IN a… …read more Source:...

    Parliament inquiry criticizes UK, EU of ‘sleepwalking’ into Ukraine crisis, misjudging Russia
    Feb20

    Parliament inquiry criticizes UK, EU of ‘sleepwalking’ into Ukraine crisis, misjudging Russia

    A parliamentary report has accused the British government and European diplomats of “sleepwalking” into the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: FOX...