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    Canada sends army parkas to Ukrainian troops
    Nov26

    Canada sends army parkas to Ukrainian troops

    OTTAWA – Canada will send the Ukrainian army more than $22 million worth of cold-weather gear, including jackets and boots, Defence Minister Rob Nicholson said Wednesday. The donations come from surplus military stocks. The green clothing dates from the late 1990s, said a Defence official, who also indicated that white camouflage winter smocks...

    German Chancellor Merkel says continued sanctions on Russia over Ukraine ‘unavoidable’
    Nov26

    German Chancellor Merkel says continued sanctions on Russia over Ukraine ‘unavoidable’

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says continued sanctions against Russia are “unavoidable” and that it will take “patience and perseverance” to end the crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Back In The U.S.S.R.: The Soviet Union In Color In 1963
    Nov26

    Back In The U.S.S.R.: The Soviet Union In Color In 1963

    Pretend you’re rummaging through an old steamer trunk in a dusty antique store somewhere. Inside the trunk, hidden amidst some old Frank Sinatra LPs and a stack of fading “National Geographic” magazines, you find a cardboard box. You open the box and discover a stack of photographic slides wrapped in a yellowed newspaper dating to 1963....

    Germany Vows To Keep Russia Sanctions For Ukraine Impasse
    Nov26

    Germany Vows To Keep Russia Sanctions For Ukraine Impasse

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said sanctions against Russia will stay as long as the government in Moscow does little to resolve the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Ukraine leveled fresh charges that Russia was sending support to pro-Russian separatists in the east
    Nov26

    Ukraine leveled fresh charges that Russia was sending support to pro-Russian separatists in the east

    The latest accusations come amid a standstill in diplomatic efforts to end the six-month conflict in the east in which the United Nations says more than 4,300 people have been killed. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Stand With Ukraine (Video)
    Nov26

    Stand With Ukraine (Video)

    Stand With Ukraine (Video) …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    France Suspends Delivery of Warship to Russia
    Nov26

    France Suspends Delivery of Warship to Russia

    PARIS—France suspended the delivery of a warship to Russia on Tuesday, after months of speculation about what would be the biggest arms sale ever by a NATO country to the Kremlin. French President Francois Hollande’s office announced the suspension “until further notice” after growing pressure from allies due to tensions over Russia’s...

    Ukraine Says More Russian Military In East
    Nov26

    Ukraine Says More Russian Military In East

    Ukraine has leveled fresh charges that Russia is sending military support to pro-Russian separatists in the east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The case for bringing Ukraine into Europe early
    Nov26

    The case for bringing Ukraine into Europe early

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko intends to prepare his country for European Union and NATO membership within six years. Some of his fellow East Europeans who are already members of both organizations will actively encourage that ambition, while leaders of NATO and the EU will do their best to rain on Poroshenko’s parade. I think the...

    News of the day from across the globe, Nov. 26
    Nov26

    News of the day from across the globe, Nov. 26

    An apartment building in Egypt’s capital collapsed Tuesday, killing at least 19 people as rescuers and neighbors frantically dug through rubble with their hands to find survivors, authorities said. The collapse in Cairo’s eastern Matariya district highlights the longtime problem of shoddy construction across Egypt, as neighbors said...