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    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...

    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...

    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...

    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:...

    Pope, Merkel discuss Ukraine, fight against poverty during 40-minute private meeting
    Feb21

    Pope, Merkel discuss Ukraine, fight against poverty during 40-minute private meeting

    Pope Francis and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have discussed the conflict in Ukraine and the fight against poverty during a private audience, the second between the two. …read more Source: FOX...

    Thousands gather in Moscow to protest ‘fascist coup’ in Kiev
    Feb21

    Thousands gather in Moscow to protest ‘fascist coup’ in Kiev

    Associated Press …read more Source: CNS...

    Pope, Merkel discuss Ukraine and fight against poverty
    Feb21

    Pope, Merkel discuss Ukraine and fight against poverty

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have discussed the conflict in Ukraine and the fight against poverty during a private audience, the second between the two. The Vatican described the 40-minute private meeting Saturday as “very cordial.” Merkel told reporters that the discussions were wide-ranging, including...

    Thousands gather in Moscow to demonstrate against ‘fascist coup’ in Ukraine
    Feb21

    Thousands gather in Moscow to demonstrate against ‘fascist coup’ in Ukraine

    Thousands of protesters have gathered in downtown Moscow to demonstrate against what they describe as a “fascist coup” one year ago in neighbouring Ukraine. …read more Source: CTV...

    US, Britain discussing new Russia sanctions over Ukraine
    Feb21

    US, Britain discussing new Russia sanctions over Ukraine

    By BRADLEY KLAPPER read more …read more Source: CNS...