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    Ukraine rebel leader sworn in despite Western anger
    Nov04

    Ukraine rebel leader sworn in despite Western anger

    Alexander Zakharchenko, 38, was inaugurated in a heavily guarded theatre in the main stronghold of a rebel-controlled territory. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Ukraine Rebel Leader Sworn In After Disputed Election
    Nov04

    Ukraine Rebel Leader Sworn In After Disputed Election

    …read more Source: Voice of...

    Kyiv Authorities Slam Separatist Courts Handing Down Summary Death Sentences
    Nov04

    Kyiv Authorities Slam Separatist Courts Handing Down Summary Death Sentences

    A so-called “people’s tribunal” in Ukraine’s separatist-controlled city of Luhansk has reportedly sentenced a soldier to death after a 50-minute “trial” and a simple show of hands. Ukrainian justice officials and rights activists say such summary hearings are unacceptable and have threatened to open criminal...

    Is There a Possibility of Reaching a Nuclear Deal with Iran?
    Nov04

    Is There a Possibility of Reaching a Nuclear Deal with Iran?

    As great powers and Iran prepare to negotiate an inclusive nuclear agreement, pundits and international security analysts anticipate both sides to make hard choices. As the P5+1 negotiating countries (The United States, France, Germany, China, Russia, and Britain) consider their options, I’ll argue that Iran might have already put in place...

    Separatists swear in new leader in east Ukraine
    Nov04

    Separatists swear in new leader in east Ukraine

    Rebel leader takes oath in pro-Russia stronghold of Donetsk after elections dismissed as “illegal” by West …read more Source:...

    Is Ukraine’s Crisis the West’s Fault?
    Nov04

    Is Ukraine’s Crisis the West’s Fault?

    It’s as though Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin were back at the negotiating table in Yalta, carving up Europe. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine rebel leader sworn in after eastern vote
    Nov04

    Ukraine rebel leader sworn in after eastern vote

    DONETSK, Ukraine — The leader of separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine was sworn in Tuesday as head of a self-declared secessionist territory following an election that was condemned by the West as illegal and destabilizing.Alexander Zakharchenko, 38, was inaugurated in a heavily guarded theater in the main stronghold of a rebel-controlled...

    AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa
    Nov04

    AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa

    LONDON (AP) — On the week when the world celebrated Halloween, pro-Russian rebels came up with a tactic to scare Ukraine’s pro-Western government in Kiev – holding a rebel election in separatist eastern Ukraine. Ukraine and the West denounced the vote as illegitimate…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Poroshenko, Security Chiefs To Review Peace Accord With Rebels
    Nov04

    Poroshenko, Security Chiefs To Review Peace Accord With Rebels

    President Petro Poroshenko is set to convene a meeting with his security chiefs to reexamine Kyiv’s peace accord with Moscow and with pro-Russian separatists two days after they staged voting he has dismissed as a “farce.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa
    Nov04

    AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa

    LONDON (AP) — On the week when the world celebrated Halloween, pro-Russian rebels came up with a tactic to scare Ukraine’s pro-Western government in Kiev — holding a rebel election in separatist eastern Ukraine. In soccer, the world’s most popular sport, the Atalanta goalkeeper saved a penalty kick in Bergamo, Italy; fireworks broke...