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    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...

    ‘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...

    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...

    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 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...

    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 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...

    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:...

    Ukraine: Russia Sending More Tanks To War-Torn East Despite Cease-Fire
    Feb20

    Ukraine: Russia Sending More Tanks To War-Torn East Despite Cease-Fire

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Separatist rebels fired on Ukrainian positions nearly 50 times in the past 24 hours and Russia is sending more tanks into Ukraine despite a cease-fire that was supposed to take effect five days ago, a Ukrainian military spokesman said Friday. The report, which came a day after the Russian-backed rebels captured the key rail...

    Ukraine: Rebels still attacking despite cease-fire
    Feb20

    Ukraine: Rebels still attacking despite cease-fire

    Separatist rebels fired on Ukrainian positions nearly 50 times in the past 24 hours. …read more Source: USA...