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    The Latest: Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine
    Nov18

    The Latest: Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine

    The White House says President Barack and European leaders focused Friday on the need to secure a diplomatic resolution to the conflicts in Syria and eastern Ukraine …read more Source: U.S....

    The Latest: Obama, European Leaders Focus on Syria, Ukraine
    Nov18

    The Latest: Obama, European Leaders Focus on Syria, Ukraine

    The White House says President Barack and European leaders focused Friday on the need to secure a diplomatic resolution to the conflicts in Syria and eastern Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    Obama Meets with European Leaders in Berlin to Talk U.S. Relations
    Nov18

    Obama Meets with European Leaders in Berlin to Talk U.S. Relations

    BERLIN (AP) — President Barack Obama joined the leaders of key European countries in Germany on Friday to discuss an array of security and economic challenges facing the trans-Atlantic partners as the U.S. prepares for President-elect Donald Trump to take office in January. Obama’s meeting with the leaders of Germany, Britain, France, Italy...

    The Latest: Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine
    Nov18

    The Latest: Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine

    BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on President Barack Obama’s last official overseas trip (All times local):1:15 p.m.The White House says President Barack… …read more Source:...

    Saakashvili resigns Odesa governorship,  citing sabotage of reform by central authorities
    Nov18

    Saakashvili resigns Odesa governorship, citing sabotage of reform by central authorities

    KYIV – In July 2015, less than two months after his one-time college chum President Petro Poroshenko appointed him as governor of the strategic Black Sea region of Odesa, Mikheil Saakashvili deployed a bulldozer through an oligarch’s beachfront property to give the public access to the seashore. It was a display of his proclaimed resolve...

    The Latest: Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine
    Nov18

    The Latest: Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine

    The Latest on President Barack Obama’s last official overseas trip (All times local): 1:15 p.m. The White House says President Barack and European leaders focused their talks Friday on the … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Ukrainian Who Masqueraded As U.S. High School Student Sentenced To Prison
    Nov18

    Ukrainian Who Masqueraded As U.S. High School Student Sentenced To Prison

    A Ukrainian man who lied about his name and his age while attending high school in the United States has been ordered to spend two months in prison on federal fraud charges. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Victims of 1932-1933 Holodomor remembered at St. Patrick’s Cathedral
    Nov18

    Victims of 1932-1933 Holodomor remembered at St. Patrick’s Cathedral

    NEW YORK – Hundreds of Ukrainian Americans from the tri-state area and beyond gathered at the landmark St. Patrick’s Cathedral on Saturday, November 12, for the annual commemoration of the Holodomor, the genocidal famine that killed millions in Ukraine in 1932-1933. They came, as Bishop Paul Chomnycky said in his opening remarks, because...

    Saakashvili’s resignation: Start  of parliamentary election campaign?
    Nov18

    Saakashvili’s resignation: Start of parliamentary election campaign?

    The sudden resignation of the governor of Odesa Oblast, Georgia’s former President Mikheil Saakashvili, roiled the Ukrainian media landscape last week (November 7). Mr. Saakashvili was appointed to head the coastal Black Sea province in May 2015 by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, a long-time personal friend. He attributed his...

    Moscow hopes Trump administration will give Russia free hand to suppress Syria and Ukraine
    Nov18

    Moscow hopes Trump administration will give Russia free hand to suppress Syria and Ukraine

    The news of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton conceding the race to Donald Trump was met with spontaneous applause by the Kremlin-controlled State Duma (the lower house of the Russian Parliament) during a plenary session. Vladimir Zhirinovsky, the Kremlin-linked flamboyant nationalist politician and leader of the Liberal...