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    Poroshenko threatens action against ‘criminals that crowned themselves’
    Nov04

    Poroshenko threatens action against ‘criminals that crowned themselves’

    Rebel leaders in the breakaway “people’s republics” of Donetsk and Lugansk got set to swear in the winners of hotly disputed elections and President Petro Poroshenko threatened to repeal a law granting the two regions temporary self-government …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Kerry Heads to Asia, Europe, Middle East
    Nov04

    Kerry Heads to Asia, Europe, Middle East

    Secretary of State John Kerry is traveling to Europe, the Middle East and Asia for talks with his counterparts on issues including economic cooperation, security and global health issues. Secretary of State John Kerry’s first stop will be Paris. Kerry will sit down for talks with Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius on issues including...

    U.S.-Russia Relations Slide Over Ukraine
    Nov04

    U.S.-Russia Relations Slide Over Ukraine

    U.S. officials blasted Moscow for embracing the rogue vote, warning that destabilizing actions would carry a cost, even as they acknowledge the limits of U.S. influence over Russian foreign policy. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Why Russia Really Tore Down Its Steve Jobs Memorial
    Nov04

    Why Russia Really Tore Down Its Steve Jobs Memorial

    On Monday, many outlets reported the news that a memorial dedicated to former Apple CEO Steve Jobs had been dismantled in St. Petersburg, Russia. In a statement, ZEFS, a consortium of Russian companies, explained that it had removed the statue on Friday, one day after Tim Cook announced he was gay, for this disquieting reason: “After Apple...

    Pro-Russian rebels name leader in Ukraine as crisis deepens
    Nov04

    Pro-Russian rebels name leader in Ukraine as crisis deepens

    Separatist leader Alexander Zacharchenko sweeps polls in rebel-held region of Ukraine to become the head of Donetsk People’s Republic – a breakaway republic in eastern Ukraine. Pavithra George reports. Video provided by Reuters …read more Source: USA...

    White House denounces Ukraine’s separatist elections as ‘sham’
    Nov04

    White House denounces Ukraine’s separatist elections as ‘sham’

    JC FinleyWASHINGTON, Nov. 3 (UPI) — The White House spoke out Monday against the separatist elections held Sunday in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: United Press...

    Top NATO Commander: Putin Creating New Border Between Ukraine and Russia
    Nov04

    Top NATO Commander: Putin Creating New Border Between Ukraine and Russia

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    Russia backs rebel-organized elections in east Ukraine
    Nov04

    Russia backs rebel-organized elections in east Ukraine

    Moscow offered warm support Monday for rebel-organized elections in eastern Ukraine — an endorsement that could only serve to keep the West’s sanctions against Russia in place. …read more Source: CTV...

    White House denounces Ukraine’s separtist elections as ‘sham’
    Nov04

    White House denounces Ukraine’s separtist elections as ‘sham’

    JC FinleyWASHINGTON, Nov. 3 (UPI) — The White House spoke out Monday against the separatist elections held Sunday in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: United Press...

    U.S. Slams ‘Sham’ Ukraine Vote With Warning to Russia
    Nov04

    U.S. Slams ‘Sham’ Ukraine Vote With Warning to Russia

    Washington warned Russia of unspecified “costs” if it recognizes Alexander Zakharchenko as head of the separatist “Donetsk People’s Republic.” …read more Source:...