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    Why EU Extended Russia Sanctions On Crimea Imports By One Year
    Jun19

    Why EU Extended Russia Sanctions On Crimea Imports By One Year

    Foreign ministers for European Union (EU) member states extended sanctions against Crimea, which were due to expire this Friday, by one year. The EU Council announced Monday the extension of “restrictive measures” until June 23, 2018 in response to the illegal annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol by Russia. …read more Source:...

    Before Russia Interfered In US And French Presidential Elections, Ukraine Warned Of Moscow’s Cyber Attacks
    May30

    Before Russia Interfered In US And French Presidential Elections, Ukraine Warned Of Moscow’s Cyber Attacks

    After Ukrainian authorities blocked access to Yandex, a Russia-based Internet company best known for its search engine, and other major Russian social media websites earlier this month, the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) conducted searches Monday at Kiev and Odesa offices of Yandex which was suspected of treason, reports said. …read more...

    Florence Nightingale Birthday: Facts About ‘Founder Of Modern Nursing’
    May12

    Florence Nightingale Birthday: Facts About ‘Founder Of Modern Nursing’

    It is Florence Nightingale’s birthday today! Revered as the “founder of modern nursing,” Florence was born in Florence, Italy on May 12, 1820. Florence was known for introducing the need for sanitation while caring for wounded soldiers in the Crimean War, saving several lives, training nurses and cleaning hospitals. She died in London at...

    OSCE Ukraine: American Citizen Killed In Mine Blast While On Patrol
    Apr24

    OSCE Ukraine: American Citizen Killed In Mine Blast While On Patrol

    A U.S. citizen patrolling with the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) was killed in an explosion in eastern Ukraine’s Luhansk region Sunday, the U.S. Department of State said. “The United States is shocked and deeply saddened by the death of a U.S. citizen serving as a paramedic with the Organization for Security...

    Denis Voronenkov, Boris Nemtsov, Other Putin Critics Killed In Past 10 Years
    Mar24

    Denis Voronenkov, Boris Nemtsov, Other Putin Critics Killed In Past 10 Years

    To add to the number of people killed for criticizing Russian President Vladimir Putin and government, another Kremlin critic and former Russian lawmaker’s death Thursday, has left everyone shocked. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called the killing a “Russian state terrorist act”, according to reports. …read more...

    Worst Places To Live: South Sudan, Haiti, Ukraine Lead World in Suffering, Report Says
    Mar23

    Worst Places To Live: South Sudan, Haiti, Ukraine Lead World in Suffering, Report Says

    South Sudan, Haiti and Ukraine were the countries with the highest “suffering” rates in the world in 2016, according to Gallup’s analysis of its own data which was also used by the United Nations to release its annual World Happiness Report on March 20 on the occasion of the annual International Day of Happiness. …read...

    Russia Ukraine Conflict: Moscow Launches Land, Air And Sea Drills Simultaneously In Crimea For First Time
    Mar22

    Russia Ukraine Conflict: Moscow Launches Land, Air And Sea Drills Simultaneously In Crimea For First Time

    Russia has launched land, air and sea drills in annexed Crimea Monday, in a coordinated training exercise, which involve thousands of troops, making it the first time in Russia’s history to have launched three large airborne units simultaneously, officials said Tuesday. The Russian military has launched the exercise at the Opuk training...

    Cold War Against Russia Is Threat To Europe, French Presidential Candidate Marine Le Pen Says
    Mar06

    Cold War Against Russia Is Threat To Europe, French Presidential Candidate Marine Le Pen Says

    A cold war against Russia is a threat to Europe, French presidential candidate and National Front (FN) leader Marine Le Pen said in a CBS News interview that aired Sunday. The far-right politician is known to support Russia and believe that Crimea is an integral part of the country. Le Pen appeared on “60 Minutes,” where she said she does not...

    War In Ukraine: Pro-Russia Rebel Leader Declares Economic Blockade On Kiev, Leaving The Rest Of The Country Desperate For Coal
    Mar03

    War In Ukraine: Pro-Russia Rebel Leader Declares Economic Blockade On Kiev, Leaving The Rest Of The Country Desperate For Coal

    The leader of the pro-Russian rebel group in Ukraine known as Donetsk People’s Republic has planned to cut all economic ties with the rest of the country in response to an economic blockade placed on the separatist-controlled city of Donbass. “We are cutting all ties with Ukraine, with which we are at war. Yes, we were selling coal to...

    War In Ukraine: Pro-Russia Rebel Leader Declares Economic Blockade On Kiev, Leaving The Rest Of The Country Desperate For Coal
    Mar03

    War In Ukraine: Pro-Russia Rebel Leader Declares Economic Blockade On Kiev, Leaving The Rest Of The Country Desperate For Coal

    The leader of the pro-Russian rebel group in Ukraine known as Donetsk People’s Republic has planned to cut all economic ties with the rest of the country in response to an economic blockade placed on the separatist-controlled city of Donbass. “We are cutting all ties with Ukraine, with which we are at war. Yes, we were selling coal to...

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