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    Ukraine Leader Seeks Western Military Aid
    Sep18

    Ukraine Leader Seeks Western Military Aid

    Describing Ukraine’s war with pro-Russia separatists as the forefront of the global fight for freedom and democracy, President Petro Poroshenko appealed to the U.S. to significantly expand its military assistance to Kiev. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Ukrainian leader asks U.S. for lethal military aid, but he won’t get it
    Sep18

    Ukrainian leader asks U.S. for lethal military aid, but he won’t get it

    Obama to announce $46-million in security assistance as Poroshenko calls Russia’s annexation of Crimea one of the most ‘cynical acts of treachery in modern history’ …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukrainian president visits U.S. Congress to ask for help
    Sep18

    Ukrainian president visits U.S. Congress to ask for help

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko mixed gratitude and a plea for help Thursday as he urged Congress “not to let Ukraine stand alone in the face of this aggression” by Russia. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Ukraine reports sporadic violations of cease-fire
    Sep18

    Ukraine reports sporadic violations of cease-fire

    […] Col. Andriy Lysenko, spokesman for Ukraine’s National Security and Defense Council, told journalists on Thursday that an emergency worker was killed by fighting near Donetsk’s airport. Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin told ITAR TASS news agency that Moscow expects Friday’s meeting of the Contact Group...

    Poroshenko Addresses U.S. Congress, Asks For Military Aid, Special Security Status
    Sep18

    Poroshenko Addresses U.S. Congress, Asks For Military Aid, Special Security Status

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has asked a joint session of the U.S. Congress for military aid and to confirm a special security status upon Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ‘America’s War, Too’: Ukraine’s President Asks for Help
    Sep18

    ‘America’s War, Too’: Ukraine’s President Asks for Help

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called on Congress to provide more help to combat the Russian-backed insurgency. …read more Source:...

    Poroshenko to ask Congress to support Ukraine
    Sep18

    Poroshenko to ask Congress to support Ukraine

    “We are witnessing another attempt at dividing the world,” Ukraine’s President Poroshenko says in prepared remarks. …read more Source: USA...

    Poroshenko Addresses U.S. Congress, Calls For U.S. Support
    Sep18

    Poroshenko Addresses U.S. Congress, Calls For U.S. Support

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko spoke to a joint session of the U.S. Congress on September 18, calling on the United States “not to let Ukraine stand alone in the face of this [Russian] aggression.” Poroshenko called for further political support and military aid from the United States. (Reuters) …read more Source: Radio...

    Why The BBC Is Deliberately Ignoring The Scottish Independence Vote
    Sep18

    Why The BBC Is Deliberately Ignoring The Scottish Independence Vote

    All around the world, eyes are on Scotland’s historic independence referendum. Catalonia watches closely, with hopes for their own vote. Pro-Russian protestors have reportedly been waving Scottish flags in Sevastopol, Crimea (having perhaps missed the point a bit). But there’s one place where you absolutely will not find any in-depth...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko asks Congress for military aid
    Sep18

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko asks Congress for military aid

    “We are witnessing another attempt at dividing the world,” Ukraine’s President Poroshenko says in prepared remarks. …read more Source: USA...