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    Russia and the West: Looking Back in Anger, and Forward With Dread
    Sep22

    Russia and the West: Looking Back in Anger, and Forward With Dread

    MOSCOW—The standoff between Russia and the West over Ukraine is a relatively recent development, but it is sickeningly familiar to anyone who grew up in the Cold War decades. It is, most of all, uniquely ominous: When nuclear-armed America and Russia quarrel, peace and life as we know it are threatened the world over. The risks of errors,...

    Ukraine, Pro-Russia Rebels To Conduct Another Prisoner Exchange Amid Cease-Fire
    Sep22

    Ukraine, Pro-Russia Rebels To Conduct Another Prisoner Exchange Amid Cease-Fire

    The Ukrainian government and separatist rebels in the country’s east will conduct another prisoner swap Wednesday, Ria Novosti, a state-run Russian news agency reported Monday, citing the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic, or DPR. The decision follows last week’s exchange of dozens of prisoners. …read more Source:...

    Rebel withdrawal ‘not as massive as we expected’: Ukraine official
    Sep22

    Rebel withdrawal ‘not as massive as we expected’: Ukraine official

    Ukrainian officials say government troops have begun withdrawing heavy artillery in the east of the country, as have pro-Russian rebels in the region. …read more Source: CTV...

    Kyiv Says Preparing To Withdraw Heavy Weapons In East
    Sep22

    Kyiv Says Preparing To Withdraw Heavy Weapons In East

    Kyiv says Ukrainian government forces are preparing to withdraw artillery and heavy armored vehicles within a proposed 30-kilometer buffer zone. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine troops prepare pullback as truce holds
    Sep22

    Ukraine troops prepare pullback as truce holds

    Kiev (AFP) – A fragile truce between pro-Russian insurgents and Ukrainian forces appeared to be consolidate Monday as clashes subsided and attention focused on the unresolved status of the separatist east.Ukraine said it lost two soldiers in sporadic overnight raids by “armed gangs” on small towns surrounding the main rebel...

    Kiev notes progress on eastern Ukraine cease-fire
    Sep22

    Kiev notes progress on eastern Ukraine cease-fire

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian officials say government troops have begun withdrawing heavy artillery in the east of the country, as have pro-Russian rebels in the region. …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Kiev notes progress on eastern Ukraine cease-fire, say rebels withdrawing some heavy artillery
    Sep22

    Kiev notes progress on eastern Ukraine cease-fire, say rebels withdrawing some heavy artillery

    Ukrainian officials say government troops have begun withdrawing heavy artillery in the east of the country, as have pro-Russian rebels in the region. …read more Source: FOX...

    Kiev notes progress on eastern Ukraine cease-fire
    Sep22

    Kiev notes progress on eastern Ukraine cease-fire

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian officials say government troops have begun withdrawing heavy artillery in the east of the country, as have pro-Russian rebels in the region. Last week, an agreement was signed calling for both sides to halt advances and pull back heavy artillery, creating a buffer zone. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Another Makarevich Concert Cancelled, This Time In St. Petersburg
    Sep22

    Another Makarevich Concert Cancelled, This Time In St. Petersburg

    A concert by Russian rock musician Andrei Makarevich in St. Petersburg has been cancelled following his public criticism of Moscow over the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    MH17 Families Demand $1.3 Million Per Victim
    Sep22

    MH17 Families Demand $1.3 Million Per Victim

    The relatives of three Germans killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 are suing Ukraine’s government. …read more Source:...