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    Ukraine’s President Promises Protection
    Sep08

    Ukraine’s President Promises Protection

    President Petro O. Poroshenko of Ukraine visited an eastern Ukrainian port and promised to defend it from pro-Russian separatists. …read more Source: The New York...

    After A Tumultuous Summer, Ukrainian Kids Return To School
    Sep08

    After A Tumultuous Summer, Ukrainian Kids Return To School

    With Ukraine in an uneasy ceasefire, school kids returned to class this month and attempt to resume normal life. They tell what back-to-school feels like when their country’s been at war all summer.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Dominates Nato Summit
    Sep08

    Ukraine Dominates Nato Summit

    Events in Ukraine have dominated the second day of Nato summit in Wales. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Ukraine’s leader makes surprise visit to embattled city
    Sep08

    Ukraine’s leader makes surprise visit to embattled city

    Poroshenko delivers fiery speech to hundreds in Mariupol in a dramatic show of Kiev’s strength in the region …read more Source:...

    Ceasefire Holding but ‘Very Fragile’
    Sep08

    Ceasefire Holding but ‘Very Fragile’

    There is uncertainty over whether a ceasefire between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine is holding. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Renewed MH17 Search to Begin
    Sep08

    Renewed MH17 Search to Begin

    With the ceasefire in place in eastern Ukraine, Malaysia and Australia say they plan to send investigators back to the MH17 crash site to gather evidence. …read more Source: The Boston...

    US, European allies ‘liberate town’ in military drill amid tensions with Russia over Ukraine
    Sep08

    US, European allies ‘liberate town’ in military drill amid tensions with Russia over Ukraine

    Some 5,500 troops from the United States and European allies carried out a mock liberation of a fictional city in a large-scale military exercise Monday. …read more Source: FOX...

    Obama’s new man in Moscow doesn’t do Twitter
    Sep08

    Obama’s new man in Moscow doesn’t do Twitter

    MOSCOW – The old U.S. ambassador to Russia was a firecracker on Twitter, taking on critics and offering a view of Moscow life that was unusually unfiltered for a diplomat. The new U.S. ambassador – who on Monday presented his credentials to the Russian Foreign Ministry – doesn’t even have a Twitter account. John Tefft’s […]...

    Clinton in Mexico, worried about Russia
    Sep08

    Clinton in Mexico, worried about Russia

    MEXICO CITY — Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton, in a mostly upbeat speech about the state of the world, said Friday that she was “particularly concerned” about Europe faltering in the face of Russian intimidation. “I do worry about President Putin’s view that Russia should dominate its border and intimidate people beyond its...

    Ukrainian president looks to make front-line visit as fragile cease-fire holds
    Sep08

    Ukrainian president looks to make front-line visit as fragile cease-fire holds

    KIEV, Ukraine — Ukraine’s military said Monday that a fragile truce was holding in the east of the country as the Ukrainian president planned a surprise visit to the front-line port city of Mariupol. The break in hostilities came as government forces and pro-Russian rebels, who have seized territory in eastern Ukraine, regrouped after weeks...