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    Ukraine: Security deteriorating in rebel-held east
    Nov13

    Ukraine: Security deteriorating in rebel-held east

    Ukraine warned Thursday that the security situation is steadily worsening in the country’s rebel-held east as separatist fighters move closer to government forces. One official said he feared an attack soon by Russian… …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Four Ukrainian soldiers killed in Donetsk fighting
    Nov13

    Four Ukrainian soldiers killed in Donetsk fighting

    Ed AdamczykDONTESK , Ukraine, Nov. 13 (UPI) — The Ukrainian military announced Thursday morning four soldiers were killed and 18 injured in the past 24 hours in fighting around the Donetsk airport. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukrainian commander skeptical of reports that ‘White Widow’ terrorist killed by Russian sniper
    Nov13

    Ukrainian commander skeptical of reports that ‘White Widow’ terrorist killed by Russian sniper

    A commander of Ukraine’s armed forces voiced skepticism Thursday over unverified reports that a British woman who became one of the world’s most wanted terrorists — dubbed the “White Widow” – was killed by a Russian sniper. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine Battles With Bankruptcy, Hopes for Warm Weather in Russia Gas Fight
    Nov13

    Ukraine Battles With Bankruptcy, Hopes for Warm Weather in Russia Gas Fight

    MOSCOW/KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine signaled it may hold off from paying Russia’s billion-dollar gas invoice – part of an EU-brokered agreement to restart supplies frozen since June – in the hope mild weather can help it last out longer as it grapples with near-bankruptcy. EU officials worked out a deal two weeks ago under...

    Belarus official: Ukraine war may push us to West
    Nov13

    Belarus official: Ukraine war may push us to West

    Belarus’ Economy Minister Nikolai Snopkov made the statement in an interview with The Associated Press ahead of a Friday investment conference in London, saying that if the Ukrainian crisis continues, “it will drag Belarus to cooperate more with the Western countries.” Snopkov said in Wednesday’s interview that Moscow,...

    Under Fire In Ukraine, OSCE Questions Its Worth
    Nov13

    Under Fire In Ukraine, OSCE Questions Its Worth

    Since March, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe has maintained a special monitoring mission in Ukraine. But with Ukrainian anger rising about the mission, the OSCE appears to be doing some soul-searching. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Belarus official: Ukraine war may push us to West
    Nov13

    Belarus official: Ukraine war may push us to West

    LONDON (AP) — Belarus’ economy minister says his country will strengthen its economic ties to the West if the conflict in Ukraine rumbles on…. …read more Source: Associated...

    U.S. Criticizes Russia as Troops Pour Into Ukraine
    Nov13

    U.S. Criticizes Russia as Troops Pour Into Ukraine

    Russia’s military is pouring into Ukraine, and the U.S. has issued some stern words. At a United Nations emergency Security Council meeting yesterday, Ambassador Samantha Power said: Time and again, Russia has made commitments and then failed to live up to them; and subsequently offered explanations to this Council that it knows are untrue....

    Ukraine warns of worsening security situation in separatist-held east
    Nov13

    Ukraine warns of worsening security situation in separatist-held east

    KIEV, Ukraine – Ukraine warned Thursday that the security situation in rebel-held areas in the east has steadily worsened as separatist fighters move closer to demarcation lines separating them from government forces. A cease-fire agreed on in September between rebels and Ukraine’s government has in effect been rendered invalid as intense...

    Crumbling of Oil Prices Make Russia and China Closer
    Nov13

    Crumbling of Oil Prices Make Russia and China Closer

    Co-authored by William Witenberg a contemporary artist focused on abstract painting As the price of oil crumbles, declining over 25% since June, the consequences on the Russian economy have been drastic. What American and European sanctions (brought as a result of the annexation of Crimea) and the Ukraine crisis failed to do to the Russian...