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    Ukrainian Pilot Held In Russia To Represent Parliament In PACE
    Nov21

    Ukrainian Pilot Held In Russia To Represent Parliament In PACE

    Ukrainian politician Yulia Tymoshenko says Nadiya Savchenko, an air force pilot who is in Russian custody, will represent her country’s parliament in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Biden Wants Russia to Uphold East Ukraine Truce
    Nov21

    Biden Wants Russia to Uphold East Ukraine Truce

    In visit to Ukraine, vice president tells Russia to stay down. …read more Source: U.S....

    Poles Run To Kyiv’s Maidan From Warsaw
    Nov21

    Poles Run To Kyiv’s Maidan From Warsaw

    A group arrived in Kyiv on foot after a 400-mile (nearly 700 kilometer) run from Warsaw to mark the first anniversary of Ukraine’s Maidan protest movement. Ukrainians welcomed the 28 Polish journalists, activists, and others as they jogged into Kyiv’s Independence Square. During the long journey, several teams took turns running while...

    Joe Biden retreats from angry crowd in Ukraine
    Nov21

    Joe Biden retreats from angry crowd in Ukraine

    Vice President Joseph R. Biden retreated from an angry crowd in Kiev Friday when his Secret Service agents decided the situation was not safe. Mr. Biden was to meet with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko at a site in central Kiev where demonstrators were killed earlier this year during the country’s … …read more Source: The...

    Biden In Kyiv: ‘Russian Aggression Unacceptable’
    Nov21

    Biden In Kyiv: ‘Russian Aggression Unacceptable’

    U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden said Russian aggression in Ukraine was unacceptable and had met a unified response from the international community, speaking during a visit to Kyiv November 21. Biden said Putin had not kept to a peace deal signed in Minsk, and needed to withdraw Russian forces from Ukraine. Russia denies its troops are in the...

    Biden calls on Russia to uphold east Ukraine truce
    Nov21

    Biden calls on Russia to uphold east Ukraine truce

    Biden said that Russia was violating a September cease-fire agreement meant to bring stability to east Ukraine, where pro-Russian rebels are fighting Kiev’s troops. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Biden calls on Russia to uphold east Ukraine truce
    Nov21

    Biden calls on Russia to uphold east Ukraine truce

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden says Russia must uphold its end of a truce in east Ukraine in order to resolve the conflict which has claimed at least 4,300 lives since March…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Biden to push Ukraine PM to form government
    Nov21

    Biden to push Ukraine PM to form government

    JC FinleyKIEV, Ukraine, Nov. 21 (UPI) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden met with Ukrainian Prime Ministery Arseniy Yatsenyuk in Kiev on Friday. …read more Source: United Press...

    FP’s Situation Report: Congress to re-evaluate Iraq’s request for weapons; Secretary Kerry pushes for a nuclear deal with Iran; the United States raises the stakes with Russia in Ukraine; and much more.
    Nov21
    26 Unbelievable Photos From The Battered Heart Of Ukraine
    Nov21

    26 Unbelievable Photos From The Battered Heart Of Ukraine

    The European Union has called an extraordinary meeting of the bloc’s 28 foreign ministers to discuss the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. Sanctions “against those responsible for violence and use of excessive force” are expected. Anti-government protests in Ukraine reached their most violent point on Tuesday as at least 25 people were...