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    Pro-Russian rebels release Ukrainian troops
    Sep15

    Pro-Russian rebels release Ukrainian troops

    Pro-Russian rebels released dozens of captive Ukrainian troops Sunday as part of a ceasefire deal. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said in a Twitter post that 73 troops were released in Donetsk. …read more Source:...

    Russian Americans Offer Mixed Views of Ukraine Conflict
    Sep15

    Russian Americans Offer Mixed Views of Ukraine Conflict

    While polls within Russia indicate overwhelming popular support for President Vladimir Putin’s policies and actions in eastern Ukraine, the hundreds of thousands of Russian immigrants living in New York seem divided in their reactions to recent developments. Lev Borschevskiy, a veteran journalist and active member of the Russian American...

    Heavy fighting breaks out in Ukraine, killing at least 6
    Sep15

    Heavy fighting breaks out in Ukraine, killing at least 6

    Heavy fighting broke out Sunday between Ukrainian and rebel forces on the north side of Donetsk, killing at least six people in one of the most serious clashes since the 10-day-old cease-fire came into force. Tanks were on the streets mid-afternoon, and pro-Russia rebel fighters raced reinforcements along the main boulevard in civilian cars...

    The painful secrecy of Russia’s war in Ukraine
    Sep15

    The painful secrecy of Russia’s war in Ukraine

    For months, Moscow has denied its army is involved in the conflict, but as the corpses return home, people are starting to ask questions …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Election Victories Strengthen Putin’s Grip Around Russia and Crimea
    Sep15

    Election Victories Strengthen Putin’s Grip Around Russia and Crimea

    Candidates loyal to President Vladimir V. Putin appeared to be headed to overwhelming victories on Sunday in regional and local elections across Russia, including in Crimea. …read more Source: The New York...

    Tensions In Ukraine Increase As Cease-Fire Appears To Have Dissolved
    Sep15

    Tensions In Ukraine Increase As Cease-Fire Appears To Have Dissolved

    A week-old ceasefire in eastern Ukraine has all but broken down. Shelling that was previously constrained to the airport in Donetsk reached the city over the weekend.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Rebels parade through Ukraine city amid tentative cease-fire
    Sep15

    Rebels parade through Ukraine city amid tentative cease-fire

    People living in Luhansk emerged after months of hiding from shelling; Donetsk reports ongoing fighting near airport …read more Source:...

    Britain mourns slain hostage; another under threat
    Sep15

    Britain mourns slain hostage; another under threat

    File-This Aug. 28, 2014, file photo shows President Barack Obama speaking about the economy, Iraq, and Ukraine, in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington. Obama o… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Ukraine Leader Criticized Over EU Deal Delay
    Sep15

    Ukraine Leader Criticized Over EU Deal Delay

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko faces rising criticism for his decision to delay implementation of part of a European Union deal to avoid threatened Russian retaliation. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Fighting in Eastern Ukraine City Kills at Least 6
    Sep15

    Fighting in Eastern Ukraine City Kills at Least 6

    The battle in Donetsk between rebels and Kiev government forces was one of the most serious clashes in a 10-day-old cease-fire. …read more Source: The New York...