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    Serbia to revoke citizenship granted to EU blacklisted Ukrainian media mogul and gas magnate
    Nov21

    Serbia to revoke citizenship granted to EU blacklisted Ukrainian media mogul and gas magnate

    Serbia says it will revoke its citizenship granted to Ukrainian businessman Sergei Kurchenko, sanctioned by the European Union and wanted in his country on embezzlement charges. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukrainian political parties sign coalition agreement
    Nov21

    Ukrainian political parties sign coalition agreement

    Ed AdamczykKIEV, Ukraine, Nov. 21 (UPI) — Five Ukrainian political parties, elected to Parliament in Oct. 26 elections, announced agreement on a pro-Western coalition government Friday. …read more Source: United Press...

    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...

    NATO Scrambles Jets 400 Times in 2014 as Russian Air Activity Jumps
    Nov21

    NATO Scrambles Jets 400 Times in 2014 as Russian Air Activity Jumps

    By David Mardiste and Jonathan Saul AMARI Estonia/LONDON (Reuters) – NATO warplanes have had to scramble 400 times this year in response to an increase in Russian air activity around Europe not seen since the Cold War, the alliance’s chief said on Thursday. North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members have sought to fill gaps in the...

    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...

    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....

    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...