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    At Least 331 Have Died in Ukraine Since Start of Cease-Fire, U.N. Reports
    Oct08

    At Least 331 Have Died in Ukraine Since Start of Cease-Fire, U.N. Reports

    The United Nations’ human rights office said that both sides had violated the Sept. 5 truce, and that it had received allegations of mass graves. …read more Source: The New York...

    Students From Ukraine, Other States To Replace Russians In U.S. High Schools
    Oct08

    Students From Ukraine, Other States To Replace Russians In U.S. High Schools

    Russia’s withdrawal from a 21-year-old U.S. high school exchange program will open more than 100 extra slots for students from Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Legacies, Clouds and Uncertainties
    Oct08

    Legacies, Clouds and Uncertainties

    The recovery continues, but it is weak and uneven. You have now seen the basic numbers from our latest projections in the October 2014 World Economic Outlook released today. We forecast world growth to be 3.3% in 2014, down 0.1% from our July forecast, and 3.8% in 2015, down 0.2% from our July forecast. This number hides however very different...

    UN says hundreds killed during Ukraine cease-fire
    Oct08

    UN says hundreds killed during Ukraine cease-fire

    KIEV, Ukraine — At least 331 deaths have been reported in eastern Ukraine since last month’s cease-fire deal between Russian-backed separatists and government troops, the United Nations said Wednesday.Hostilities are persisting in the main rebel-held city of Donetsk, as well as around the towns of Debaltseve and Schastye. …read more...

    UN Says Hundreds Killed During Ukraine Cease-Fire
    Oct08

    UN Says Hundreds Killed During Ukraine Cease-Fire

    The United Nations says at least 331 deaths have been reported in eastern Ukraine since a cease-fire deal between government forces and pro-Russian separatists was agreed on September 5. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.N. Says Hundreds Killed During Ukraine Cease-Fire
    Oct08

    U.N. Says Hundreds Killed During Ukraine Cease-Fire

    (KIEV, Ukraine) — At least 331 deaths have been reported in eastern Ukraine since last month’s cease-fire deal between Russian-backed separatists and government troops, the United Nations said Wednesday. Hostilities are persisting in the main rebel-held city of Donetsk, as well as around the towns of Debaltseve and Schastye. Donetsk...

    Pro-Ukraine activists interrupt Czech government news conference, protesting stance on Russia
    Oct08

    Pro-Ukraine activists interrupt Czech government news conference, protesting stance on Russia

    The Czech Republic’s interior minister says officials are reviewing security after a government news conference was interrupted by pro-Ukrainian protesters. …read more Source: FOX...

    UN: More Than 300 Killed Since Ukraine Ceasefire
    Oct08

    UN: More Than 300 Killed Since Ukraine Ceasefire

    The United Nations says at least 331 deaths were recorded in eastern Ukraine following the September 5th cease-fire between Russian-backed separatists and government troops. In a monthly report, released Wednesday, the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights says at least 3,600 people were killed and nearly 9,000 wounded in violence in Eastern...

    Ukraine Crisis Death Toll Nears 4K: United Nations
    Oct08

    Ukraine Crisis Death Toll Nears 4K: United Nations

    More than 3,600 people have been killed in the Ukraine conflict between government forces and pro-Russia separatists, the U.N.’s Office of Human Rights reported Thursday. The death toll includes 331 fatalities that were recorded during the so-called “cease-fire” agreed to on Sept. 5 between the factions that has been constantly violated....

    Despite Cease-Fire, Fight Continues For Donetsk Airport
    Oct08

    Despite Cease-Fire, Fight Continues For Donetsk Airport

    There is supposed to be a cease-fire in eastern Ukraine. So why is there so much fighting around Donetsk airport? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...