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    One year after, Ukraine’s revolution is stalling
    Nov21

    One year after, Ukraine’s revolution is stalling

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden’s visit to Kyiv today was timed to coincide with the first anniversary of the Maidan protests that eventually toppled Ukraine’s corrupt regime. Still, Biden decided against attending a ceremony commemorating victims of the unrest, the so-called “Heavenly Hundred.” His Secret Service escort said it would...

    Biden Assails Russian Intervention in Ukraine as ‘Unacceptable’
    Nov21

    Biden Assails Russian Intervention in Ukraine as ‘Unacceptable’

    Marking a year since the start of protests that ousted the last government in Kiev, the American vice president also called on Ukraine to complete a range of reforms. …read more Source: The New York...

    In a New Ukraine, the Sun Rises in the West
    Nov21

    In a New Ukraine, the Sun Rises in the West

    Why a media baron’s new political party may hold the key to the country’s future. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Day in Photos: Ukraine Remembers Euromaidan, Capitol Christmas Tree Delivered, New York Digs Out and More
    Nov21

    Day in Photos: Ukraine Remembers Euromaidan, Capitol Christmas Tree Delivered, New York Digs Out and More

    …read more Source: U.S....

    Russia Sends Mig-31 Foxhound Fighter Jets To Ukraine Border, In Escalation Of Tension Over Separatist Region: Report
    Nov21

    Russia Sends Mig-31 Foxhound Fighter Jets To Ukraine Border, In Escalation Of Tension Over Separatist Region: Report

    In a move that could tip the balance of the Ukrainian conflict in favor of the Russian-backed separatists, Russia is sending a unit of advanced interceptor fighters to an airbase close to the Ukrainian border. Operating from there, the Mig-31 fighter jets would be able to survey airspace well inside Ukraine without actually flying over the...

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden Visits Kyiv
    Nov21

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden Visits Kyiv

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    Ukraine’s Facebook Revolution, 1 Year Later
    Nov21

    Ukraine’s Facebook Revolution, 1 Year Later

    KIEV, Ukraine—Ukraine’s revolution began with a status update on Facebook. Angered by another high-handed move by an increasingly unpopular government, activist reporter Mustafa Nayyem called for a rally on the country’s most famous square, Maidan Nezalezhnosti — Independence Square. “As soon as there are more than 1,000 of us, we...

    Serbia To Revoke Citizenship Of EU-Sanctioned Ukrainian Businessman
    Nov21

    Serbia To Revoke Citizenship Of EU-Sanctioned Ukrainian Businessman

    Serbia says it will revoke its citizenship granted to Ukrainian businessman Sergei Kurchenko, sanctioned by the European Union and wanted in his country on embezzlement charges. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Biden condemns Russia’s behaviour in Ukraine
    Nov21

    Biden condemns Russia’s behaviour in Ukraine

    U.S. Vice President visits Kiev on anniversary of pro-EU protests …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Eight Tweets That Show How The Maidan Is Being Remembered Differently
    Nov21

    Eight Tweets That Show How The Maidan Is Being Remembered Differently

    On Twitter, the one-year anniversary of the Maidan is being marked starkly different by supporters of Ukraine and Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...