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    The EU Provoked Putin, Not NATO
    Sep16

    The EU Provoked Putin, Not NATO

    Russia and Ukraine are on the verge of war. According to NATO, more than 1,000 armed Russian soldiers are currently within Ukraine’s territory. And as the stakes of the Russian-Ukrainian conflict keep increasing, so does the intensity of debate on the topic. Is Russia solely responsible for the conflict in Ukraine? Or should Western leaders...

    Raw: Ukraine lawmaker thrown in trash bin
    Sep16

    Raw: Ukraine lawmaker thrown in trash bin

    Ukrainian activists threw a member of parliament Vitaliy Zhuravskyi into a trash bin, near Kiev’s parliamentary building on Tuesday. (Sept. 16) …read more Source: USA...

    Putin Just Got Exactly What He Wanted in Eastern Ukraine
    Sep16

    Putin Just Got Exactly What He Wanted in Eastern Ukraine

    The “frozen conflict” that Russia has been angling for in Eastern Ukraine effectively begins today. The Ukrainian parliament approved two bills put forward by President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday morning, offering amnesty to rebels …read more Source: The New...

    Ukraine Parliament Grants Self-rule to Eastern Regions
    Sep16

    Ukraine Parliament Grants Self-rule to Eastern Regions

    …read more Source: Voice of...

    Watch: Ukrainian politician gets dumped in the trash
    Sep16

    Watch: Ukrainian politician gets dumped in the trash

    Video emerged Tuesday from Kiev of an angry mob frog-marching a member of parliament and literally dumping him in the trash. Vitaly Zhuravsky is held down by his assailants, splashed with water and buffeted by a loose tire before getting wheeled away in the dumpster and retrieved by some conspicuously disinterested security personnel. Zhuravsky...

    Angry Mob Tosses Ukrainian Politician Into Trash
    Sep16

    Angry Mob Tosses Ukrainian Politician Into Trash

    Protesters, shouting profanities, threw out a neatly dressed statesman into a trash can on the streets of Kiev. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Moves to Strengthen Ties With Europe, and Bolster Truce
    Sep16

    Ukraine Moves to Strengthen Ties With Europe, and Bolster Truce

    Lawmakers ratified the agreement that was rejected by Ukraine’s former leader, which led to his overthrow in February. They also passed laws meant to strengthen the truce with rebels. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine legislators ratify landmark EU deal
    Sep16

    Ukraine legislators ratify landmark EU deal

    KIEV, Ukraine — Ukraine’s parliament ratified a landmark association agreement with the European Union on Tuesday, firmly pivoting the country toward the West and drawing a line under the issue that last year sparked massive protests and led to the ex-president’s ouster.In stark contrast to the patriotic fanfare of that vote,...

    Ukraine: Don’t Rush to Judgment
    Sep16

    Ukraine: Don’t Rush to Judgment

    It is not unusual for people to believe the propaganda that their side spews out non-stop with swaggering bravado. That’s why propaganda exists. It works time after time, in every part of the world. In viewing the crisis in Ukraine, it is important to first examine our own propaganda. Do our news sources mention the U.S. role in Ukraine? Do...

    Russian ruble drops to historic low amid sanctions over Ukraine
    Sep16

    Russian ruble drops to historic low amid sanctions over Ukraine

    Russia’s currency dropped to an all-time low against the dollar on Tuesday as investors fret about long-term economic damage from Western sanctions. …read more Source: FOX...