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    Arseniy Yatsenyuk and Petro Poroshenko Solidify Control
    Oct27

    Arseniy Yatsenyuk and Petro Poroshenko Solidify Control

    The preliminary results solidify the authority of a government that, despite European backing, has been unable to suppress a pro-Russian separatist movement. …read more Source: The New York...

    APNewsBreak: Poland to move 1,000s of troops east in historic shift due to Ukraine conflict
    Oct27

    APNewsBreak: Poland to move 1,000s of troops east in historic shift due to Ukraine conflict

    Poland’s defense minister tells The Associated Press that the country will move thousands of troops toward its eastern borders in a historic realignment of a military structure built in the Cold War. …read more Source: FOX...

    APNewsBreak: Poland to move 1,000s of troops east
    Oct27

    APNewsBreak: Poland to move 1,000s of troops east

    WARSAW, Poland — Poland’s defense minister tells The Associated Press that the country will move thousands of troops toward its eastern borders in a historic realignment of a military structure built in the Cold War.Tomasz Siemoniak says the troops are needed in the east because of the conflict in neighboring Ukraine.He said Monday that at...

    Pro-Europe Parties Lead Vote In Ukraine
    Oct27

    Pro-Europe Parties Lead Vote In Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — International observers monitoring Ukraine’s parliamentary election have hailed the vote as a step forward in building democratic standards despite the unrest in eastern Ukraine. Kent Harstedt of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said Monday that the election Sunday offered voters a real choice and...

    Monitors: Ukraine vote respected key freedoms
    Oct27

    Monitors: Ukraine vote respected key freedoms

    KIEV, Ukraine — International observers monitoring Ukraine’s parliamentary election have hailed the vote as a step forward in building democratic standards despite the unrest in eastern Ukraine.Kent Harstedt of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said Monday that the election Sunday offered voters a real choice and...

    Ukraine’s Democracy Problem
    Oct27

    Ukraine’s Democracy Problem

    Letter From Kiev’s 217th Electoral District October 26, 2014 …read more Source: Foreign...

    Peace on Putin’s Terms
    Oct27

    Peace on Putin’s Terms

    How to Read the Recent Ceasefire Deal September 7, 2014 …read more Source: Foreign...

    Monitors hail Ukraine vote as democratic achievement
    Oct27

    Monitors hail Ukraine vote as democratic achievement

    International observers monitoring Ukraine’s parliamentary election have hailed the vote as a step forward in building democratic standards despite the unrest in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: CTV...

    Spy Wars: Czechs Cite Spike in Russian Spooks
    Oct27

    Spy Wars: Czechs Cite Spike in Russian Spooks

    The reported increase in spying comes as relations between Russia and the West have worsened, culminating in the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...

    Pro-Europe Parties Leading Ukraine Parliament Election
    Oct27

    Pro-Europe Parties Leading Ukraine Parliament Election

    KIEV, Ukraine—Two pro-European parties in Ukraine that ran on a platform to enact tough reforms shared the lead after a parliamentary election, according to partial results released Monday. With more than half the votes counted, Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s Popular Front was leading with 21.6 percent of the vote while President Petro...