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Breaking News: Ukraine: Klitschko withdraws from presidential race, backs Poroshenko

Kiev :: Ukraine | updated 2014-03-31 23:58:03 -0700 | political-news

A top opposition leader in Ukraine and former world heavyweight boxing champion, Vitali Klitschko, announced Saturday he was giving up his presidential candidacy in support of fellow member of parliament, the billionaire politician Petro Poroshenko, as part of a strategy...
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Breaking News: European Union calls off integration talks with Ukraine
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Kiev :: Ukraine | updated 2013-12-19 14:29:30 -0800 | business-news

European Union leaders announced Sunday that it was suspending negotiations on a trade and political deal to integrate Ukraine into the 28-nation bloc. The declaration was disappointment to the millions of Ukrainians who favor membership in the EU to help...
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Breaking News: Russian parliament approves use of military in Ukraine - Crimea set for secession?

Kiev :: Ukraine | updated 2014-03-04 15:58:41 -0800 | disasters-news

The Russian parliament has approved President Vladimir Putin's request for use of the armed forces in Ukraine, setting the stage for full-scale military occupation of Crimea. The approval follow's the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov's denial of an earlier accusation...
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Breaking News: Russian invasion creates dilemma for Obama
Posted by: tjlarson SelectMedia

Kiev :: Ukraine | updated 2014-03-05 15:32:44 -0800 | disasters-news

Since troops rolled into southern Ukraine and occupied key locations in Crimea last week, tensions in the region have continued to build to the point that armed confrontation could break out at any moment. The stakes have been drastically raised...
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Breaking News: Russia masses 150,000 troops at Ukraine border for 'war games' (Opinion)
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Kiev :: Ukraine | updated 2014-03-03 15:53:01 -0800 | disasters-news

Hmmm, Russia and Ukraine engage in a high-stakes diplomatic poker game, Russia loses and masses troops on the border between them. Would this be a show of respect or a threat of war? That does not seem like a very...
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Breaking News: Ukraine to evacuate remaining troops from Crimea
Posted by: Robert Myles

Kiev :: Ukraine | updated 2014-03-27 16:52:31 -0700 | political-news

Ukraine is to withdraw its remaining military personnel from Crimea. The announcement was made by acting Ukrainian President Oleksandr Turchynov Monday. Ukrainian servicemen, still isolated in the Crimean Peninsula, which was formally absorbed into the Russian Federation last week, will...
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Breaking News: Ukraine wants $35 billion in aid: US, UK, EU, IMF pledge support
Posted by: Nina Rai

Kiev :: Ukraine | updated 2014-02-27 15:43:46 -0800 | business-news

Ukraine’s interim government says it needs $35 billion in aid to avoid default, after Viktor Yanukovych was ousted as president for his role in last week’s violence that claimed 82 lives. Kiev lawmakers are working towards forming a coalition government...
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Breaking News: Putin may trigger terrorism and world war
Posted by: PJesep SelectMedia

Kiev :: Ukraine | updated 2014-03-31 14:17:59 -0700 | political-news

Jim Davis, Kiev resident, editor/founder of Ukraine Business Online, and former staffer to a committee of the US House of Representatives for 17 years before he moved to Ukraine for personal and professional reasons, shared concerns in a recent email...
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Posted by: PJesep SelectMedia

Kiev :: Ukraine | updated 2013-12-24 14:02:09 -0800 | political-news

“There’s revolution in the air,” an eye-witness in Kyiv emailed me from Ukraine’s capital. (Kyiv is Ukrainian. Kiev is the Russian transliteration.) According to the source, approximately 100,000 protestors showed up in the ancient city’s downtown on the first...
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Breaking News: Is IMF setting up Ukraine for the international corporatist vultures?
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Kiev :: Ukraine | updated 2014-04-02 13:18:16 -0700 | political-news

The International Monetary Fund announced Thursday that it has reached an agreement with the government of Ukraine to provide the country a loan of up to $18 billion over the next two years. The agreement reached between the IMF and...
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Breaking News: Ukraine may explode over regime's rejection of European integration
Posted by: PJesep SelectMedia

Kiev :: Ukraine | updated 2014-01-19 19:47:16 -0800 | political-news

Tens of thousands of Ukrainians remain vigilant in their ongoing protests in downtown Kyiv, Ukraine’s ancient capital, despite a court order prohibiting peaceful protests. Reports suggest the number is growing and has reached 300,000. Watch and listen to live coverage...
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Breaking News: Ukraine crisis is the backlash against NATO's policy of encirclement of Russia
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Kiev :: Ukraine | updated 2014-03-31 16:47:27 -0700 | disasters-news

Author's note: This article is a follow-up to "Ukraine: Fears of imminent invasion as Russian forces continue buildup." Opinion The Western powers over-reached, committed a grave strategic blunder by backing the violent overthrow of the government in Kiev. They should...
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Breaking News: Paris talks regarding Ukraine fail; Russia undermines its economy
Posted by: PJesep SelectMedia

Kiev :: Ukraine | updated 2014-03-15 08:17:28 -0700 | political-news

Talks in Paris went nowhere Wednesday as France, Britain, Russia, Ukraine and the US tried to diffuse the crisis in Crimea. The Russian foreign minister rejected demands from the West while refusing to meet with his Ukrainian counterpart. NATO is...
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Breaking News: Putin could use Ukrainian courts to pave way for invasion of mainland Ukraine
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Kiev :: Ukraine | updated 2014-03-25 16:12:32 -0700 | political-news

Author's note: This is the second of a two-part series. You may access the first part here. There appears to be a broad consensus that from a purely constitutional perspective, the legality of the new Ukrainian government is highly questionable...
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Breaking News: Chocolatier or Iron Lady Ukraine's next president
Posted by: PJesep SelectMedia

Kiev :: Ukraine | updated 2014-04-11 12:20:15 -0700 | political-news

Forbes lists him a billionaire. By Ukrainian standards he’s considered honest. The international confectioner is known by many as Ukraine’s Willy Wonka. Petro (Peter) Poroshenko, founder of Roshen, the 18th largest chocolate company in the world, and current minister of...
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