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    Amid Massive Anti-Kiev Rally, Yanukovich Speaks of Return
    Feb22

    Amid Massive Anti-Kiev Rally, Yanukovich Speaks of Return

    Pro-Kremlin organizations rally in Moscow to condemn the 2014 Kiev uprising in Ukraine, known as Maidan. They’re also condemning the ouster of former Ukrainian president, Viktor Yanukovich, who fled to Russia a year ago, after vowing to form closer ties with Moscow. Now Yanukovich says he’s ready to go back and help Ukraine, if given...

    Kremlin Orchestrated 2014 Kiev Sniper Attacks
    Feb22

    Kremlin Orchestrated 2014 Kiev Sniper Attacks

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko accused the Kremlin Friday of direct involvement in the sniper deaths of anti-Russian protesters last year in Kiev’s Maidan Square. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Ukraine: Debaltseve Eased Back Into Life After Deadly Week Of Fighting
    Feb22

    Ukraine: Debaltseve Eased Back Into Life After Deadly Week Of Fighting

    While the Ukrainian government accused Russia of sending more tanks and troops into the country despite a cease-fire agreement, the few residents who remained in the fiercely contested town of Debaltseve emerged from basements and other refuges on Friday to… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    US Army Talks Tanks As Russia’s Hit Ukraine
    Feb21

    US Army Talks Tanks As Russia’s Hit Ukraine

    In a force that strives to be lighter, more flexible and expeditionary, one might assume heavy armor had fallen out of vogue for the US Army, but not so, according to one of the Army’s top modernization officials. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    The Ukraine Humiliation
    Feb21

    The Ukraine Humiliation

    In the sorry annals of “cease-fires,” this week’s fiasco in southern Ukraine will have to rank among the most instantly humiliating. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    More Russia sanctions over Ukraine possible: Kerry
    Feb21

    More Russia sanctions over Ukraine possible: Kerry

    Secretary of State John Kerry said he and his British counterpart would discuss more sanctions on Russia over Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    UK and EU Have Been Accused of a “Catastrophic Misreading” of the Mood in the Kremlin
    Feb21

    UK and EU Have Been Accused of a “Catastrophic Misreading” of the Mood in the Kremlin

    The House of Lords EU committee claimed Europe “sleepwalked” into the crisis. The EU had not realised the depth of Russian hostility to its plans for closer relations with Ukraine, it said. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    First prisoner swap between Ukrainian military and pro-Russian rebels completed
    Feb21

    First prisoner swap between Ukrainian military and pro-Russian rebels completed

    Ukrainian military and separatist representatives exchanged dozens of prisoners under cover of darkness at a remote frontline location Saturday evening, kicking off a process intended to usher in peace to the conflict-ridden east. …read more Source:...

    First Ukraine war prisoner exchange completed
    Feb21

    First Ukraine war prisoner exchange completed

    ZHOLOBOK, Ukraine (AP) – Ukrainian military and separatist representatives exchanged dozens of prisoners under cover of darkness at a remote frontline location Saturday evening, kicking off a process intended to usher in peace to the conflict-ridden east. 139 Ukrainian troops and 52 rebels were exchanged, according to a separatist official...

    Prisoner exchange takes place in eastern Ukraine as part of initial peace deal
    Feb21

    Prisoner exchange takes place in eastern Ukraine as part of initial peace deal

    Ukrainian military and separatist representatives exchanged dozens of prisoners under cover of darkness at a remote frontline location Saturday evening, kicking off a process intended to usher in peace to the conflict-ridden east. …read more Source: CTV...