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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: Fact-checking the viral 'Jews in Ukraine being forced to register' leaflet story
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Donetsk :: Ukraine | updated 2014-04-19 13:54:31 -0700 | technology-news

Unless you've been living under a rock that has no Facebook or Twitter access, in the last 24 hours you've probably seen a chilling and disturbing leaflet that is reportedly being handed to Jewish citizens in the eastern Ukrainian city...
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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: Ukrainian prime minister promises more powers to Ukraine's troubled east
Posted by: Robert Myles

Donetsk :: Ukraine | updated 2014-04-14 16:35:51 -0700 | political-news

Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk promised Friday more powers for regions in the east of the country where the cities of Donetsk, Kharkiv and Lugansk have recently seen a number of protests by pro-Russian separatists. Yatsenyuk announced the initiative during...
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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: Easter in the Ukrainian conflict zone
Posted by: Dava Castillo SelectMedia

Slav'yans'k :: Ukraine | updated 2014-04-19 12:25:39 -0700 | political-news

The ancient art of Ukrainian Easter egg decoration called “pysanka” originated in the pre-Christian era when Ukrainians worshipped the sun god Dazhboh. Considered the source of all life, the sun was portrayed on the decorated eggs together with celebrated nature...
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Breaking News: What's next now that Crimea has voted to secede? Trading Crimea for peace (Part 1)
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Sevastopol' :: Ukraine | updated 2014-03-20 16:16:12 -0700 | disasters-news

Author's note: This is the first of a two-part series. Part two may be accessed here. With reports that 95 percent of voters in Crimea voted to secede from Ukraine, attention has now shifted to Moscow, with everyone asking what...
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Breaking News:  Ukraine: Pro-Russian protesters declare independent 'People's Republic of Donetsk'
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Donetsk :: Ukraine | updated 2014-04-10 16:27:37 -0700 | political-news

Pro-Russian protesters who occupied the regional government building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk on Sunday have declared an independent "People's Republic of Donetsk." New footage posted to YouTube shows a speaker representing the pro-Russian activists declaring...
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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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