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    Ukraine bus attack kills 13, dashes peace hopes for east
    Jan23

    Ukraine bus attack kills 13, dashes peace hopes for east

    Hours after a new peace initiative for Ukraine began taking shape, mortar shells rained down Thursday on the center of the main rebel-held city in the east, killing at least…Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine’s About to Embarrass Some Investors
    Jan23

    Ukraine’s About to Embarrass Some Investors

    Investing on the basis of fundamentals and ignoring “noisy headlines” is not always a good idea. …read more Source:...

    UN Condemns Donetsk Bus Attack
    Jan23

    UN Condemns Donetsk Bus Attack

    The UN Security Council has condemned “in the strongest terms” a deadly attack in Donetsk, a rebel-controlled city in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine bus attack kills 13, dashes peace hopes for east
    Jan23

    Ukraine bus attack kills 13, dashes peace hopes for east

    SOKILNYKY, Ukraine — Hours after a new peace initiative for Ukraine began taking shape, mortar shells rained down Thursday on the center of the main rebel-held city in the east, killing at least 13 people at a bus stop.The deaths in Donetsk sparked wrath and grief that was swiftly exploited by pro-Russian rebel leaders, who paraded captive...

    King Abdullah’s ‘Special Relationship’ With the U.S.
    Jan23

    King Abdullah’s ‘Special Relationship’ With the U.S.

    Saudi state TV reported Friday morning, local time, that King Abdullah had died at 90. The monarch’s health was a known concern last April, when TIME took a long look at the state of affairs between Saudi Arabia and the United States, and the relationship between the King and President Barack Obama. Though interactions between the two...

    Europe Offers Putin His Eurasian Dream in Exchange for Peace in Ukraine
    Jan23

    Europe Offers Putin His Eurasian Dream in Exchange for Peace in Ukraine

    Given the amount of blood still being spilled on a daily basis in the war in eastern Ukraine, it may seem premature, if not also in bad taste, to offer one of the more stubborn belligerents in the conflict a long-term path toward integration with the West. But on Thursday, that is what Russia got from some of the European leaders at the World...

    Fighting Spikes Again In Ukraine
    Jan23

    Fighting Spikes Again In Ukraine

    Audie Cornish talks to Kiev-based journalist David Stern about the ongoing fighting in Ukraine.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Russian Military Insignia In Ukraine Spark Online Furor, Skepticism
    Jan22

    Russian Military Insignia In Ukraine Spark Online Furor, Skepticism

    Two men in uniforms bearing Russian flag military insignia were recorded by pro-Kremlin media in a separatist-controlled area of eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Winnipeg mayor breaks down in tears over racism
    Jan22

    Winnipeg mayor breaks down in tears over racism

    WINNIPEG – The mayor of Manitoba’s capital tearfully promised Thursday to fight racism and intolerance after his city was branded Canada’s most racist by a national magazine.Brian Bowman stood surrounded by dozens of aboriginal and community leaders and admitted that Winnipeg has a problem with racism. The city’s first...

    Death and despair in eastern Ukraine’s former ‘city of roses’
    Jan22

    Death and despair in eastern Ukraine’s former ‘city of roses’

    DONETSK, Ukraine — One year ago, this “city of a million roses” — one for every resident — was a shiny metropolis that boasted of an inviting new soccer stadium and state-of-the-art international airport. Residents strolled down leafy promenades, and dined while sitting on wicker furniture at riverside cafes. In the evenings, they went to the...