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    Ukraine preparing for military assault on the east, Russia’s foreign minister warns
    Nov19

    Ukraine preparing for military assault on the east, Russia’s foreign minister warns

    MOSCOW – Russia’s foreign policy chief on Wednesday claimed that Ukraine’s decision to freeze budget payments to the eastern rebel-held territories could be a precursor to a military onslaught. Ukrainian officials announced earlier this month that they will freeze the $2.6 billion in state support to the areas now in rebel hands,...

    Ukraine is preparing for military assault on the east, Russian foreign minister says
    Nov19

    Ukraine is preparing for military assault on the east, Russian foreign minister says

    Ukrainian officials announced earlier this month that they will freeze the $2.6-billion in state support to the areas now in rebel hands …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Tiny Baltic States Prepare to Hit Back at Mighty Russia
    Nov19

    Tiny Baltic States Prepare to Hit Back at Mighty Russia

    Earlier this month, a Russian warship entered Latvia’s exclusive economic zone, some nine nautical miles from the country’s territorial waters. Considering that Russian warships have already approached Latvian waters some 50 times this year, according to figures from Latvia’s Ministry of Defence, it was not an altogether...

    Russia Says Will Not Press ‘Allies’ On Territorial Issues
    Nov19

    Russia Says Will Not Press ‘Allies’ On Territorial Issues

    Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says Moscow will not pressure its “allies” to recognize Crimea as a part of Russia or to join it in recopgnizing Georgia’s breakaway regions of South Ossetia and Abkhazia regions as independent states. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine: One Family’s Dramatic Year
    Nov19

    Ukraine: One Family’s Dramatic Year

    It’s been a tumultuous year for Halyna Trofanyuk. At the beginning of the year she traveled from her small village in western Ukraine to brave freezing conditions and brutal security forces at the protests in Kyiv. It was a decision that brought her to the very center of Ukraine’s political drama, but which also had far-reaching...

    Russia warns of military assault on the east
    Nov19

    Russia warns of military assault on the east

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s foreign policy chief on Wednesday claimed that Ukraine’s decision to freeze budget payments to the eastern rebel-held territories could be a precursor to a military onslaught. …read more Source: U.S....

    Top German diplomat meets with Putin on Ukraine
    Nov19

    Top German diplomat meets with Putin on Ukraine

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s foreign minister met with Vladimir Putin in Moscow for talks on the Ukraine crisis after the Russian president invited him to the Kremlin at the last minute before he headed back to Berlin. …read more Source: U.S....

    Putin’s Big Mistake
    Nov19

    Putin’s Big Mistake

    If Russian troops attack Mariupol, a city of 500,000 in eastern Ukraine, it could alienate Ukraine from Russia in irreversible ways. …read more Source:...

    Russia warns of Ukraine military onslaught
    Nov19

    Russia warns of Ukraine military onslaught

    Russia’s foreign policy chief on Wednesday claimed that Ukraine’s decision to freeze budget payments to the eastern rebel-held territories could be a precursor to a military onslaught. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia warns of military assault on the east
    Nov19

    Russia warns of military assault on the east

    Russia’s foreign policy chief on Wednesday claimed that Ukraine’s decision to freeze budget payments to the eastern rebel-held territories could be a precursor to a military onslaught. …read more Source: WAVE 3...