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    THE US @NEW WORLD ORDER: WHY UKRAINE IS NOT A NATIONAL INTEREST PRIORITY & ISIS IS
    Feb17

    THE US @NEW WORLD ORDER: WHY UKRAINE IS NOT A NATIONAL INTEREST PRIORITY & ISIS IS

    As in the US the attention is focused on the ceasefire in Ukraine, many still insist it shall be armed by the West. On the contrary, the international community should be consistent in pressing both parties for a quick, compromise solution, necessarily including a high degree of autonomy for Eastern Ukraine. More pressing problems in fact require...

    Ukraine Says Group of Servicemen Taken Prisoner in Besieged Town of Debaltseve
    Feb17

    Ukraine Says Group of Servicemen Taken Prisoner in Besieged Town of Debaltseve

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s defense ministry said on Tuesday a group of service personnel had been taken prisoner by separatists in the strategic town of Debaltseve where government positions have been under attack from Russian-backed separatists. But, in the same statement, the ministry denied reports by the Russian media and separatists...

    Rebels claim to capture key Ukrainian town
    Feb17

    Rebels claim to capture key Ukrainian town

    Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine claimed Tuesday to have taken the key transportation hub of Debaltseve as both parties faced a deadline to start pulling back heavy weapons from the front line. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine says some soldiers taken prisoner in Debaltseve
    Feb17

    Ukraine says some soldiers taken prisoner in Debaltseve

    The Ukrainian defense ministry says a group of its soldiers has been ambushed and taken prisoner in the town that is the epicenter of fighting with separatists. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Europe must tell Ukraine it will never join its military alliance, Russian ally says
    Feb17

    Europe must tell Ukraine it will never join its military alliance, Russian ally says

    EU’s inability to develop a coherent Ukraine-Russia policy independent of U.S. interests has contributed to instability, Austrian official says. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Ukraine slams separatist rebels for violating truce
    Feb17

    Ukraine slams separatist rebels for violating truce

    The Ukrainian presidential office on Tuesday called on the European Union and NATO to condemn the Russia-backed rebels for violating the cease-fire after the rebels claimed to have taken the key transportation hub of… …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    The Path Of Blood: Remembering Ukraine’s Maidan Massacre
    Feb17

    The Path Of Blood: Remembering Ukraine’s Maidan Massacre

    Between February 18 and 21, 2014, antigovernment protests in central Kyiv descended into deadly violence. Ukrainian government forces fought fierce battles with the demonstrators. One year on, witnesses recall those dramatic days. (Produced by Claire Bigg, Andrew Wills, Anastasia Moskvychova) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    AP PHOTOS: Born Without Arms, Woman Draws With Her Feet
    Feb17

    AP PHOTOS: Born Without Arms, Woman Draws With Her Feet

    AP PHOTOS: Born without arms, Crimean woman draws with her feet, dreams of singing on stage …read more Source: ABC...

    AP PHOTOS: Born Without Arms, Woman Draws With Her Feet
    Feb17

    AP PHOTOS: Born Without Arms, Woman Draws With Her Feet

    AP PHOTOS: Born without arms, Crimean woman draws with her feet, dreams of singing on stage …read more Source: ABC...

    Rebels say will start pulling back heavy weaponry in Ukraine
    Feb17

    Rebels say will start pulling back heavy weaponry in Ukraine

    LUHANSKE, Ukraine — Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine say they will begin withdrawing heavy weaponry from the sections of the frontline where the cease-fire holds.Rebel military spokesman Eduard Basurin was quoted on Tuesday as saying that they will take the “initiative” and pull back on some parts of the frontline....