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    Soldiers’ rights activist jailed in Russia
    Oct18

    Soldiers’ rights activist jailed in Russia

    MOSCOW (AP) — A veteran activist who investigated the deaths and disappearances of Russian soldiers in Ukraine has been jailed, an advocacy group said Saturday. …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Ukraine troops struggle with nation’s longtime neglect of military
    Oct18

    Ukraine troops struggle with nation’s longtime neglect of military

    Militia commander Yuri Bereza and his 150 Ukrainian irregulars were closing in on pro-Moscow separatists in their last stronghold in this eastern city when Russian troops and armor thundered in out of nowhere to cut them off in the suburb of Ilovaisk. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Soldiers’ rights activist jailed in Russia
    Oct18

    Soldiers’ rights activist jailed in Russia

    MOSCOW (AP) — A veteran activist who investigated the deaths and disappearances of Russian soldiers in Ukraine has been jailed, an advocacy group said Saturday…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Rights activist who investigated deaths of Russian soldiers in Ukraine jailed
    Oct18

    Rights activist who investigated deaths of Russian soldiers in Ukraine jailed

    A Russian rights group says an activist who investigated the deaths and disappearances of Russian soldiers in Ukraine has been jailed. …read more Source: FOX...

    Pritzker Travels Europe And Asia On Commercial Diplomacy Tour
    Oct18

    Pritzker Travels Europe And Asia On Commercial Diplomacy Tour

    Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker recently returned from Ukraine and Turkey, and she heads next to Japan and South Korea. NPR’s Scott Simon talks to her about practicing commercial diplomacy.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Russian ‘Soldiers’ Mothers’ Activist Detained
    Oct18

    Russian ‘Soldiers’ Mothers’ Activist Detained

    The head of the Soldiers’ Mothers Committee from the Budennovsk branch in Russia’s Stavropol region, 73-year-old Lyudmila Bogatenkova, has been detained on suspicion of fraud. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Conflict Death Toll Surpasses 3,700
    Oct18

    Ukrainian Conflict Death Toll Surpasses 3,700

    The United Nations says the death toll from the armed conflict between government forces and pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine has reached 3,707. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian Lawmaker Says Legislators Won’t Monitor Ukrainian Elections
    Oct18

    Russian Lawmaker Says Legislators Won’t Monitor Ukrainian Elections

    A lawmaker says Russian parliament members will not go as monitors to the upcoming parliamentary elections in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Unbowed, Putin Chews the Scenery in Milan
    Oct18

    Unbowed, Putin Chews the Scenery in Milan

    The brash antics of President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia upstaged other world leaders, frustrating those at a meeting in Milan who hoped he would budge on the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The New York...

    Putin, Poroshenko closer to new Ukraine deal after Milan meeting
    Oct18

    Putin, Poroshenko closer to new Ukraine deal after Milan meeting

    European leaders meeting in Milan sat in on negotiations aimed at enforcing the ceasefire and ensuring gas flows through Ukraine this winter. …read more Source: Toronto...