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    Ukraine Rebels Claim Victory in Battle for Airport
    Jan15

    Ukraine Rebels Claim Victory in Battle for Airport

    DONETSK, Ukraine—Russian-backed separatists announced Thursday they had captured the shattered remains of the Donetsk airport terminal in eastern Ukraine and plan to claw back more territory, further dashing hopes for a lasting peace agreement. The airport, on the fringes of the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, has been at the center of bitter...

    Ukraine separatists claim victory in battle for Donetsk airport
    Jan15

    Ukraine separatists claim victory in battle for Donetsk airport

    Russian-backed separatists announced Thursday they had captured the shattered remains of the Donetsk airport terminal in eastern Ukraine and plan to claw back more territory, further dashing hopes for a lasting peace agreement. …read more Source: FOX...

    Lost in the Headlines: The Coming Hell for Eastern Ukrainians
    Jan15

    Lost in the Headlines: The Coming Hell for Eastern Ukrainians

    Articles about the war in Ukraine invariably cite the over 4,800 casualties and one million displaced persons reported by the UN. That number, as horrible as it is, is just a small percentage of the humanitarian suffering that continues to unfold on the ground. Lost in the headlines are the three million eastern Ukrainians in Donetsk and Luhansk...

    Ukraine separatists claim victory in battle for airport
    Jan15

    Ukraine separatists claim victory in battle for airport

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine say they have captured the shattered remains of Donetsk airport, further dashing hopes for a lasting peace agreement. …read more Source: U.S....

    European Union Parliament Names Russia ‘Potential Threat’
    Jan15

    European Union Parliament Names Russia ‘Potential Threat’

    BRUSSELS—The EU parliament on Thursday condemned Russia as a “potential threat to the European Union itself” even as the EU foreign policy chief sought to resume dialogue with Moscow to help end the conflict in Ukraine. The legislature backed a resolution with a show of hands that called for a continuation of the sanctions against Moscow even...

    EU Parliament calls Russia potential threat to EU but top official calls for improved ties
    Jan15

    EU Parliament calls Russia potential threat to EU but top official calls for improved ties

    The EU parliament on Thursday condemned Russia as a “potential threat to the European Union itself” even as the EU foreign policy chief sought to resume dialogue with Moscow to help end the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    The Age of Miracles
    Jan15

    The Age of Miracles

    This is how I spent a few days at the end of last summer. At a meeting in Europe, I heard colleagues who work on humanitarian relief tell heartbreaking stories of suffering in the refugee camps and rubbled cityscapes of the Middle East. Back in the U.S. for Labor Day, with Ukraine in the headlines, I was at a dinner at which well-informed...

    EU Parliament calls Russia potential threat to EU
    Jan15

    EU Parliament calls Russia potential threat to EU

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The EU parliament on Thursday condemned Russia as a “potential threat to the European Union itself” even as the EU foreign policy chief sought to resume dialogue with Moscow to help end the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: U.S....

    NGOs and NATO Partners Help to Train Ukrainian Military Personnel to Provide First Aid on the Battlefield
    Jan15

    NGOs and NATO Partners Help to Train Ukrainian Military Personnel to Provide First Aid on the Battlefield

    Teaching the basics of military tactical medicine has become a priority for Ukraine’s Ministry of Defence. According to experts, outdated standards of medical training and a lack of medicines and emergency vehicles were among the main reasons the Ukrainian Army… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Canadians Strongly Condemns Killing of Civilians in Eastern Ukraine
    Jan15

    Canadians Strongly Condemns Killing of Civilians in Eastern Ukraine

    The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) strongly condemns the murder of innocent civilians by Kremlin-backed terrorists, who shelled a checkpoint near Volnovakha, Donetsk oblast in Eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...