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    Corruption saps enthusiasm for east Ukraine rebels
    Nov20

    Corruption saps enthusiasm for east Ukraine rebels

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — As battle raged in rebellion-wracked eastern Ukraine, cargo trains piled high with coal thundered along rail tracks to keep heating and power going to households in rebel-held territory…. …read more Source: Associated...

    UN: Deaths keep rising in Ukraine, now over 4,300
    Nov20

    UN: Deaths keep rising in Ukraine, now over 4,300

    GENEVA (AP) — The fighting in eastern Ukraine has killed nearly 300 people in the past month despite a cease-fire and has violated people’s rights so much it could amount to war crimes, U.N. rights investigators said Thursday. …read more Source: U.S....

    Corruption saps enthusiasm for east Ukraine rebellion, as coal scandal ensnares top officials
    Nov20

    Corruption saps enthusiasm for east Ukraine rebellion, as coal scandal ensnares top officials

    As battle raged in rebellion-wracked eastern Ukraine, cargo trains piled high with coal thundered along rail tracks to keep heating and power going to households in rebel-held territory. …read more Source: FOX...

    Corruption saps enthusiasm for east Ukraine rebels
    Nov20

    Corruption saps enthusiasm for east Ukraine rebels

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — As battle raged in rebellion-wracked eastern Ukraine, cargo trains piled high with coal thundered along rail tracks to keep heating and power going to households in rebel-held territory. …read more Source: U.S....

    Corruption saps enthusiasm for east Ukraine rebels
    Nov20

    Corruption saps enthusiasm for east Ukraine rebels

    The former energy minister of the self-styled Donetsk People’s Republic has accused a top rebel official of pocketing money from the sale of coal to power plants. The details are murky, but there is growing agreement that the opaque nature of the new order in separatist-controlled areas has created fertile ground for the corruption that...

    UN: Rights Abuses on Rise in War-torn E. Ukraine
    Nov20

    UN: Rights Abuses on Rise in War-torn E. Ukraine

    A new United Nations report found the presence of large numbers of sophisticated weapons as well as foreign fighters, including Russian soldiers, have led to a worsening of the human rights situation in eastern Ukraine. The report issued by the Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights said serious human rights violations persist in...

    U.N. Says Nearly 1,000 Killed in Ukraine Since September Truce
    Nov20

    U.N. Says Nearly 1,000 Killed in Ukraine Since September Truce

    Almost 1,000 people have been killed in Ukraine since a truce was signed in September between the Ukrainian government and pro-Russian separatists controlling parts of the restive eastern region, according to a United Nations report. An average of 13 people have been killed every day since the Sept. 5 cease-fire was brokered between Ukraine and...

    Hundreds killed in Ukraine despite ceasefire, U.N. says
    Nov20

    Hundreds killed in Ukraine despite ceasefire, U.N. says

    U.N. rights investigators says fighting has violated people’s rights so much it could amount to war crimes …read more Source:...

    Hundreds killed since Ukraine truce, says UN
    Nov20

    Hundreds killed since Ukraine truce, says UN

    A new report from the UN team in Ukraine said at least 4,317 people have been killed in the conflict that began in mid-April. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Putin Says Russia Must Prevent ‘Color Revolution’; Warns Against ‘Radical’ Internet Sites
    Nov20

    Putin Says Russia Must Prevent ‘Color Revolution’; Warns Against ‘Radical’ Internet Sites

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday Moscow must prevent a “color revolution” in Russia and stop extremism, warning of the threat posed by illegal immigration and “radical” Internet sites that recruit youths. Putin’s comments at a meeting of his advisory Security Council on combating...