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    Russia-annexed Crimea Votes for Legislature
    Sep14

    Russia-annexed Crimea Votes for Legislature

    SIMFEROPOL, Crimea— Residents of Crimea, the Black Sea peninsula that Russia annexed from Ukraine in March, are voting for their regional parliament in elections expected to be dominated by Russian President Vladimir Putin’s backers. A spokesman for Ukraine’s national security council, Volodymyr Polyovyi, told reporters Sunday that...

    Russia-annexed Crimea votes for legislature
    Sep14

    Russia-annexed Crimea votes for legislature

    A spokesman for Ukraine’s national security council, Volodymyr Polyovyi, told reporters Sunday that Ukraine considers the election illegal and that those responsible for holding them could be charged with seizing state power, which carries a prison sentence of up to 10 years. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Residents of Russia-annexed Crimea vote in regional parliamentary elections
    Sep14

    Residents of Russia-annexed Crimea vote in regional parliamentary elections

    Residents of Crimea, the Black Sea peninsula that Russia annexed from Ukraine in March, are voting for their regional parliament in elections expected to be dominated by Russian President Vladimir Putin’s backers. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia-annexed Crimea votes for legislature
    Sep14

    Russia-annexed Crimea votes for legislature

    Residents of Crimea, the Black Sea peninsula that Russia annexed from Ukraine in March, are voting for their regional parliament in elections expected to be dominated by Russian President Vladimir Putin’s backers. …read more Source: Miami...

    Spanish cities celebrate women’s contribution to Jewish heritage
    Sep14

    Spanish cities celebrate women’s contribution to Jewish heritage

    (JTA) — More than 25 Spanish cities launched a cultural program centered around their Jewish heritage in celebration of the 15th European Day of Jewish Culture. Spain was one of about 30 countries marking the Jewish culture day on Sunday, which this year focused on women in Judaism. The activities offered by Spain’s Red de Juderias, a...

    Ukraine to Feature in Paris Talks
    Sep14

    Ukraine to Feature in Paris Talks

    Ukraine is expected to be discussed on the sidelines of the Paris meeting on Iraq Monday. A senior U.S. State Department official says Secretary John Kerry will have pull-asides with several foreign ministers to review developments. The official told reporters travelling with the secretary that “It appears the Russians are treating the...

    Shelling near airport in east Ukraine shakes fragile ceasefire
    Sep14

    Shelling near airport in east Ukraine shakes fragile ceasefire

    Several residential neighbourhoods in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk have come under repeated shelling, imperiling a fragile ceasefire agreement imposed last week. …read more Source: CTV...

    Kyiv Accuses Rebels Of Jeopardizing Cease-Fire
    Sep14

    Kyiv Accuses Rebels Of Jeopardizing Cease-Fire

    Kyiv has accused pro-Russian separatists of jeopardizing Ukraine’s fragile peace process by intensifying attacks on government troops, despite a nine-day old cease-fire. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Shells rock east Ukraine city despite cease-fire
    Sep14

    Shells rock east Ukraine city despite cease-fire

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Several residential neighborhoods in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk have come under repeated shelling, imperiling a fragile cease-fire agreement imposed last week. …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Shells rock east Ukraine city despite cease-fire
    Sep14

    Shells rock east Ukraine city despite cease-fire

    Several residential neighborhoods in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk have come under repeated shelling, imperiling a fragile cease-fire agreement imposed last week. …read more Source: Miami...