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    In Divided Ukraine, a Border Takes Shape
    Oct29

    In Divided Ukraine, a Border Takes Shape

    The de facto division underlines a reality that has been clear since the two sides signed a peace deal in early September: Kiev has given up effective control of rebel-held territory. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    FIFA boss Blatter opposes Russia World Cup boycott
    Oct28

    FIFA boss Blatter opposes Russia World Cup boycott

    Moscow (AFP) – World football boss Sepp Blatter on Tuesday opposed any boycott of the 2018 World Cup in Russia and backed the huge preparations undertaken by President Vladimir Putin’s government for the mega event.”A boycott will never give any positive effect,” the FIFA president told the R-Sport news agency in comments...

    Amid growing European anti-Semitism, new Jewish museum in Poland ‘reveals hope’
    Oct28

    Amid growing European anti-Semitism, new Jewish museum in Poland ‘reveals hope’

    The core exhibit of the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews was inaugurated in Warsaw, Oct. 28, 2014. (Miriam Alster/FLASH90) WARSAW, Poland (JTA) — In a Europe wracked by fears of rising anti-Semitism, and in a country whose Jews were all but annihilated in the Holocaust, a dazzling new “museum of life” celebrates the Jewish past and...

    Vote Set by Ukraine Separatists Wins Russia’s Support
    Oct28

    Vote Set by Ukraine Separatists Wins Russia’s Support

    The Kremlin said it would recognize coming elections in the separatist-controlled areas of Ukraine, where rebel leaders have scheduled a vote in violation of an agreement signed last month. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine Wins
    Oct28

    Ukraine Wins

    A successful parliamentary election opens a window of hope for an embattled country. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ukraine’s parliament to remain a rowdy place
    Oct28

    Ukraine’s parliament to remain a rowdy place

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko speaks the media following the parliamentary elections in Kiev, Ukraine, Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. Exit polls seem to indicate Ukrainians have overwhelmingly … …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Kyiv Condemns Moscow’s Support For Separatist Elections
    Oct28

    Kyiv Condemns Moscow’s Support For Separatist Elections

    Ukraine has condemned as “destructive and provocative” Russia’s support for elections organized by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine, saying Moscow’s stance could wreck chances for peace. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s new-look parliament promises to keep true to its trademark rowdiness
    Oct28

    Ukraine’s new-look parliament promises to keep true to its trademark rowdiness

    Anti-corruption crusaders, paramilitary commanders, radical ultranationalists, remnants of the disgraced former president’s entourage. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s parliament to remain a rowdy place
    Oct28

    Ukraine’s parliament to remain a rowdy place

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Anti-corruption crusaders, paramilitary commanders, radical ultranationalists, remnants of the disgraced former president’s entourage…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Ukraine’s parliament to remain a rowdy place
    Oct28

    Ukraine’s parliament to remain a rowdy place

    Sunday’s elections produced a new-look legislature packed with pro-Western parties, giving them a mandate to enact a program of reform. Combating corruption has been a recurring theme in Ukrainian politics in recent months, but some worry whether rhetoric about cleaning up the justice system and police forces will be followed by action. THE...