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    Crimean Tatars Oppose Stalin-Churchill-Roosevelt Monument
    Feb02

    Crimean Tatars Oppose Stalin-Churchill-Roosevelt Monument

    Crimean Tatars protested a decision by the annexed region’s Kremlin-backed government to erect a monument to Josef Stalin, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Winston Churchill. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    White House Keeping Options Open In Ukraine
    Feb02

    White House Keeping Options Open In Ukraine

    The New York Times reported that administration and military officials are edging toward providing “defensive” arms to Ukrainian forces. …read more Source:...

    Why Netanyahu’s Use of the Holocaust Is a Vile Form of Propaganda
    Feb02

    Why Netanyahu’s Use of the Holocaust Is a Vile Form of Propaganda

    Some things should remain sacred enough never to be used for political gain or as justification for military operations. Take a look at these photos published in The Atlantic and think of the emotions evoked by such horrifying images. Think of the 33,771 Jews murdered at a ravine named Babi Yar in the Ukraine. According to page 63 of The Good Old...

    Obama reconsidering sending lethal assistance to Ukraine
    Feb02

    Obama reconsidering sending lethal assistance to Ukraine

    A senior administration official says President Barack Obama is considering sending lethal assistance to Ukraine’s besieged military. …read more Source: CTV...

    Obama reconsidering lethal assistance to Ukraine
    Feb02

    Obama reconsidering lethal assistance to Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior administration official says President Barack Obama is considering sending lethal assistance to Ukraine’s besieged military. …read more Source: U.S....

    Merkel: Germany won’t give weapons to Ukraine, favors talks
    Feb02

    Merkel: Germany won’t give weapons to Ukraine, favors talks

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Germany will not provide weapons to Ukraine and supports negotiations and a diplomatic solution to the conflict between the government in Kiev and Russian-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Monday. “It is my firm belief that this conflict cannot be solved militarily,” Merkel said after...

    Fierce fighting rages for key Ukraine town of Debaltseve
    Feb02

    Fierce fighting rages for key Ukraine town of Debaltseve

    Battles raged between Ukraine government forces and pro-Russian rebels for control of a strategic transport hub as the death toll mounted following the collapse of ceasefire talks. Video provided by AFP …read more Source: USA...

    Angela Merkel to visit White House next week
    Feb02

    Angela Merkel to visit White House next week

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet with President Obama at the White House on Feb. 9, officials said Monday. Mrs. Merkel and Mr. Obama will discuss Russia’s military aggression in Ukraine, counterterrorism operations, climate change and Germany’s plans to host the G-7 summit in June, the White House said. The …...

    Chancellor Angela Merkel says Germany won’t give weapons to Ukraine, backs diplomatic solution
    Feb02

    Chancellor Angela Merkel says Germany won’t give weapons to Ukraine, backs diplomatic solution

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Germany will not provide weapons to Ukraine and supports negotiations and a diplomatic solution to the conflict between the government in Kiev and Russian-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Pro-Russian Rebel Leader Zakharchenko To Recruit 100,000 Fighters As Ukraine Crisis Intensifies
    Feb02

    Pro-Russian Rebel Leader Zakharchenko To Recruit 100,000 Fighters As Ukraine Crisis Intensifies

    Alexander Zakharchenko, the current head of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic, has announced plans to recruit 100,000 men as fighting between pro-Russian rebels and Ukrainian forces has intensified in eastern Ukraine. According to Zakharchenko, the recruits would be voluntary and will have to go through a month-long combat...