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    Professor from Odesa in Texas on Fulbright
    Dec23

    Professor from Odesa in Texas on Fulbright

    AUSTIN, Texas – Dr. Volodymyr Dubovyk, an associate professor of international relations and director of the Center for International Studies at Odesa National University in Odesa, Ukraine, is spending the 2016-2017 academic year in Austin, Texas, on a Fulbright Scholarship. St. Edward’s University and the University of Texas at Austin...

    Two priests celebrate 40th anniversaries
    Dec23

    Two priests celebrate 40th anniversaries

    STAMFORD, Conn. – Two Ukrainian American clergymen recently celebrated the 40th anniversaries of their priestly ordinations with celebrations in Kyiv and Rudno, near Lviv. The Very Rev. Mitred Archpriest Roman Mirchuk of the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia, who currently resides in Mykolayiv, Ukraine, and the Rt. Rev. Mitred...

    Trump releases letter from Putin asking to ‘restore’ U.S.-Russia relationship
    Dec23

    Trump releases letter from Putin asking to ‘restore’ U.S.-Russia relationship

    President-elect Donald Trump on Friday released a holiday letter he received from Russian President Vladimir Putin, saying he hopes the U.S. and Russia will be able to “live up to” the overtures expressed by Putin and that “we do not have to travel an alternate path.”Putin’s letter, dated Dec. 15, expresses desire for greater cooperation...

    War reporter’s stories from Ukraine
    Dec23

    War reporter’s stories from Ukraine

    “In Wartime: Stories From Ukraine,” by Tim Judah, New York: Tim Duggan Books, 2016. ISBN: 978-0451495471. $27 (hardcover) or ISBN: 9780451495495 $13.99 (kindle/e-book) The ongoing disinformation war and military war that Russia has escalated since its 2014 annexation of the Crimean peninsula of Ukraine are the subject of author Tim Judah’s...

    Today’s letters: Climate change, language training, Aleppo
    Dec23

    Today’s letters: Climate change, language training, Aleppo

    Climate change is the least of Kiribati’s problems Re: Migration with Dignity, Dec. 17. I found the article on Kiribati interesting. However, permit me to add a few details in the spirit of helping understand these issues. First, most of Kiribati’s GDP is mainly government revenue from tuna fishing licences to Japanese and American...

    2 more Ukrainian Troops Killed in Eastern Ukraine
    Dec23

    2 more Ukrainian Troops Killed in Eastern Ukraine

    At least two Ukrainian troops have been killed and three injured in the past 24 hours in renewed fighting in eastern Ukraine, a Ukrainian official said Friday. Fighting between Russia-backed separatists and Ukrainian government troops has killed more than 9,600 people since the conflict began in April 2014. A 2015 cease-fire deal did not...

    Ukraine says 2 troops killed in Russian-backed rebel offensive
    Dec23

    Ukraine says 2 troops killed in Russian-backed rebel offensive

    Ukraine says fighting has flared southeast of the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, and total of 9 killed in a week …read more Source:...

    A further 2 Ukrainian troops killed in eastern Ukraine
    Dec23

    A further 2 Ukrainian troops killed in eastern Ukraine

    A Ukrainian official says at least two Ukrainian troops have been killed and three injured in the past 24 hours in renewed fighting in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    A further 2 Ukrainian troops killed in eastern Ukraine
    Dec23

    A further 2 Ukrainian troops killed in eastern Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian official says at least two Ukrainian troops have been killed and three injured in the past 24 hours in renewed fighting in eastern Ukraine. Fighting between Russia-backed separatists and Ukrainian government troops has killed more than 9,600 people since the conflict began in April 2014. A 2015 cease-fire deal did not...

    A further 2 Ukrainian troops killed in eastern Ukraine
    Dec23

    A further 2 Ukrainian troops killed in eastern Ukraine

    A Ukrainian official says at least two Ukrainian troops have been killed and three injured in the past 24 hours in renewed fighting in eastern Ukraine. Fighting between Russia-backed separatists … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...