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    Ukraine’s military says one Ukrainian serviceman killed in past 24 hours
    Mar02

    Ukraine’s military says one Ukrainian serviceman killed in past 24 hours

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s military said on Monday one Ukrainian serviceman had been killed and four wounded in separatist eastern territories… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s leader urges peacekeeping mission for the east
    Mar02

    Ukraine’s leader urges peacekeeping mission for the east

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s president has a signed a decree opening the way to a formal request for international peacekeepers to be stationed in eastern regions where government forces are battling Russian-backed separatists. President Petro Poroshenko’s office said Monday the appeal for a contingent of peacekeepers will be...

    Ukraine’s leader pushes for intl peacekeeping mission to ensure cease-fire in war-torn east
    Mar02

    Ukraine’s leader pushes for intl peacekeeping mission to ensure cease-fire in war-torn east

    Ukraine’s president has a signed a decree opening the way to a formal request for international peacekeepers to be stationed in eastern regions where government forces are battling Russian-backed separatists. …read more Source: FOX...

    A Russian oligarch wants to sue Britain because he is blacklisted from investing in North Sea Oil
    Mar02

    A Russian oligarch wants to sue Britain because he is blacklisted from investing in North Sea Oil

    Mikhail Fridman is threatening to sue the British government, after the Department of Energy blocked his purchase of 12 oil and gas fields in the North Sea because of Western sanctions over Ukraine, the FT reports. Until a few months ago, Fridman had focused on strengthening his position in Russia’s domestic energy industry, but in August...

    The final journey of murdered Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov
    Mar02

    The final journey of murdered Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov

    Although few doubted the seriousness of his political convictions, Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov also had a reputation as a charmer and something of a playboy. Yet one of a very few opposition leaders who always seemed to manage to keep a smile on his face, despite taking the huge risk of publicly opposing the Kremlin, was brutally...

    Ukraine’s Leader Urges Peacekeeping Mission for the East
    Mar02

    Ukraine’s Leader Urges Peacekeeping Mission for the East

    Ukraine’s leader pushes for intl peacekeeping mission to ensure cease-fire in war-torn east …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine’s leader urges peacekeeping mission for the east
    Mar02

    Ukraine’s leader urges peacekeeping mission for the east

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s president has a signed a decree opening the way to a formal request for international peacekeepers to be stationed in eastern regions where government forces are battling Russian-backed separatists. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Ukraine’s leader urges peacekeeping mission for the east
    Mar02

    Ukraine’s leader urges peacekeeping mission for the east

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s president has a signed a decree opening the way to a formal request for international peacekeepers to be stationed… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainians With Czech Roots Head To Ancestral Homeland
    Mar02

    Ukrainians With Czech Roots Head To Ancestral Homeland

    Ukrainians of Czech descent have started leaving eastern Ukraine for the Czech Republic. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine displaces Donetsk’s soccer team
    Mar02

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine displaces Donetsk’s soccer team

    LVIV, Ukraine (AP) — The sleek stadium, built six years ago and host to some of Europe’s biggest soccer matches, is silent. The $425 million Donbass Arena now serves as a depot and distribution point for supplies of humanitarian aid, stacked in corridors beneath its 52,000 orange-and-black seats. Players like Ivan Ordets originally packed...