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    Russia detains former navy officer in Crimea for allegedly spying for Ukraine
    Nov24

    Russia detains former navy officer in Crimea for allegedly spying for Ukraine

    Reuters/Maxim ShemetovRussia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) has detained a former Russian navy official, Leonid Parkhomenko, in Crimea who is accused of spying for the Ukrainian military, the FSB announced on its website on Thursday. The FSB said it detained the former Naval captain in Sevastopol on Tuesday (November 22) and that he was...

    OSCE Reports Spike in Ukraine Cease-Fire Violations
    Nov24

    OSCE Reports Spike in Ukraine Cease-Fire Violations

    The international monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine says it has recorded a sharp rise in cease-fire violations following several days of lower activity …read more Source: ABC...

    Russia and Ukraine Take Turns Arresting Crimea Servicemen on Spying Allegations
    Nov24

    Russia and Ukraine Take Turns Arresting Crimea Servicemen on Spying Allegations

    The arrest of the serviceman is one of several such detentions made on the contested peninsula in recent days by both Russia and Ukraine. Crimea, recognized by the U.N. as Ukrainian, came under Russian control following an internationally unrecognized referendum in 2014, but both Russian and Ukrainian forces had long been stationed there. Some...

    Vladimir Putin Vows to Continue EU Import Ban ‘As Long as Possible’
    Nov24

    Vladimir Putin Vows to Continue EU Import Ban ‘As Long as Possible’

    Vladimir Putin has promised to retain a ban on Western food products for “as long as possible” in a bid to help Russian businesses. A long list of imports—such as cheese, fish and meat from EU countries—have been banned in Russia for two years in an apparent response to Western sanctions on Russian pro-Kremlin officials and enterprises over...

    PSCE reports spike in Ukraine cease-fire violations
    Nov24

    PSCE reports spike in Ukraine cease-fire violations

    The international monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine says it has recorded a sharp rise in cease-fire violations following several days of lower activity. …read more Source: FOX...

    PSCE reports spike in Ukraine cease-fire violations
    Nov24

    PSCE reports spike in Ukraine cease-fire violations

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — The international monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine says it has recorded a sharp rise in cease-fire violations following several days of lower activity. The monitoring mission of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said Thursday that more than 460 explosions were recorded in the Donetsk region in the...

    PSCE reports spike in Ukraine cease-fire violations
    Nov24

    PSCE reports spike in Ukraine cease-fire violations

    The international monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine says it has recorded a sharp rise in cease-fire violations following several days of lower activity. The monitoring mission of the Organization for … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    PSCE reports spike in Ukraine cease-fire violations
    Nov24

    PSCE reports spike in Ukraine cease-fire violations

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — The international monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine says it has recorded a sharp rise in cease-fire violations following… …read more Source:...

    The Pain Of Captivity in Eastern Ukraine
    Nov24

    The Pain Of Captivity in Eastern Ukraine

    People held captive by Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine have alleged shocking torture and mistreatment, and Ukraine says that at least 109 people are still being held. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine seeks EU support for Russia sanctions
    Nov24

    Ukraine seeks EU support for Russia sanctions

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is pressing top European Union officials to keep sanctions pressure up on Russia while the EU seeks reassurance that Ukraine is doing its utmost to battle corruption. …read more Source: FOX...