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    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...

    U.S. Weapons Aren’t Smart for Ukraine
    Nov21

    U.S. Weapons Aren’t Smart for Ukraine

    Even assuming that Russia isn’t looking for compromise and will push forward until Ukraine collapses, U.S. arms for Ukraine are a bad idea. …read more Source:...

    The Ukrainian revolution, one year on
    Nov21

    The Ukrainian revolution, one year on

    KIEV, Ukraine – On a recent autumn afternoon, Mustafa Nayyem sat in the corner booth of a dark café in the Ukrainian capital, sipping coffee and reminiscing about how the revolution began a year ago.”It was a real uprising of the people, totally grassroots,” he said. “There were no politics, and no politicians to spoil the...

    Ukraine’s Parliamentary Parties Initial Coalition Agreement
    Nov21

    Ukraine’s Parliamentary Parties Initial Coalition Agreement

    Ukraine has formed a five-party ruling coalition consisting of the Petro Poroshenko Bloc, the Popular Front, Samopomich, the Radical Party, and Batkivshchyna. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Report: U.S. Will Boost Non-Lethal Aid to Ukraine
    Nov21

    Report: U.S. Will Boost Non-Lethal Aid to Ukraine

    The Obama Administration is ready to increase its delivery of non-lethal aid to the Ukrainian government, but will refrain from furnishing Kiev with weapons to use in its fight against pro-Russian forces in the country’s southeast, according to a new report. Citing unnamed U.S. officials, Reuters says that Vice President Joe Biden will...

    Biden To Meet Kyiv’s Leaders, Announce Nonlethal U.S. Military Aid
    Nov21

    Biden To Meet Kyiv’s Leaders, Announce Nonlethal U.S. Military Aid

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden was expected to announce an increase in nonlethal U.S. military assistance to Ukraine on November 21 as he meets in Kyiv with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...