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    Ground zero in the battle for Ukraine: Donetsk airport
    Oct19

    Ground zero in the battle for Ukraine: Donetsk airport

    Battle between rebels and Ukrainian forces rages at a place that has taken on greater significance with each passing day. …read more Source: USA...

    Amid rubble at Donetsk airport, rebels vow to fight on
    Oct18

    Amid rubble at Donetsk airport, rebels vow to fight on

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    Conflict Uncovers a Ukrainian Identity Crisis Over Deep Russian Roots
    Oct18

    Conflict Uncovers a Ukrainian Identity Crisis Over Deep Russian Roots

    A mini-series based on Mikhail Bulgakov’s novel “The White Guard,” set in Kiev, exposes the identity crisis kindled among many older Ukrainians by the confrontation with Moscow. …read more Source: The New York...

    Soldiers’ Rights Activist Jailed in Russia
    Oct18

    Soldiers’ Rights Activist Jailed in Russia

    MOSCOW—A veteran activist who investigated the deaths and disappearances of Russian soldiers in Ukraine has been jailed, an advocacy group said Saturday. Ten Russian troops were captured in August in eastern Ukraine amid fighting between pro-Russia rebels and Ukrainian troops after weeks of Moscow denying involvement in the Ukrainian conflict....

    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...