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5 hrs ago | Canada.com

Canada imposes more sanctions over Ukraine

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird has announced additional sanctions and says Canada and its allies are prepared to take further steps to further isolate Russia.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine

14 hrs ago | Free Republic

The End of Ideology?

On our TV talk shows and op-ed pages, and in our think tanks here, there is rising alarm over events abroad.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Asia, Afghanistan, Vladimir Putin

16 hrs ago | Russia Taday

Ukrainian banks quit Crimea

Raiffeisen Bank Aval clients line up near bank branch in Simferopol. The bank will stop operations in the Crimea from April 15. Banks are packing up and leaving Crimea as Kiev prepares sanctions against Ukrainian companies operating on the Black Sea peninsula.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Mikhail Fridman,

21 hrs ago | OpEdNews

Kiev's War Against the Peace-Loving People of South-East Ukraine

On the night of April 12, the city of Odessa in Ukraine celebrated the 70th anniversary of its liberation from Nazi Germany.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, US News, Liberal Political News

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Free Republic

UKRAINE: Putinism as the last Phase of Sovietism

"Again the world is watching while heavily armed 'unidentified men in green' camouflage suits suddenly appear in Eastern Ukrainian towns, occupy police stations, buildings of the Ukrainian secret agency SBU and other governmental agencies, and take the lead of the separatist movement that is now enveloping this part of the country.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine,

Trend

Turkish Airlines extends cancellation of flights to Simferopol

Turkey's national air carrier has announced on Monday its flights between Istanbul and the city of Simferopol on the Crimean Peninsula will remain cancelled until June 26, Anadolu agency reported.

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Transitions Online

What of the Tatars?

No one can claim to speak for all of Crimea, but its Tatars, returned from Soviet-era exile, can hardly welcome Russia's embrace.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin, Europe, Ukraine,

Sun Apr 13, 2014

CBS 47

Russia boosts military as global arms spending falls

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 8:00 PM on 4/15, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:12 AM on 4/15, issued at 10:12 AM Hoboken, GA Russian paramilitaries stand guard outside of a Ukrainian military base in the town of Perevevalne near the Crimean city of Simferopol on March ... (more)

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The Huffington Post

Samantha Power: U.S. Ready To Impose More Sanctions Against Russia

The United States is prepared to step up sanctions against Russia if the recent actions in Ukraine continue, U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power said on Sunday.

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Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Ukraine,

Transitions Online

Ukrainian Military Withdraws From Crimea, Svoboda Members Rough Up TV Boss

Plus, Romania pushes for a Moldova EU membership date and Georgia's former prime minister tells off the man he groomed for the presidency.

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Related Topix: Russia, World News, Europe, Romania, Ukraine, US News, Joe Biden, US Politics, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Vladimir Putin

Voice of America

Ukrainian, Pro-Russian Militia Sustain Casualties in Slovyansk Gunfire

A woman shouts and waves a Russian flag during the celebrations for the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Simferopol from fascist troops during the World War Two outside of the village of Kurtsy near Simferopol in Crimea April 13, 2014.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Fire

The St. Petersburg Times

On the morning of Feb. 28, Rabbi Mikhail Kapustin, head of the...

On the morning of Feb. 28, Rabbi Mikhail Kapustin, head of the Crimean Jewish Reform congregation, discovered that the walls of the Simferopol synagogue had been defiled with the message "Death to the Kikes!" and swastikas.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin,

The St. Petersburg Times

Putin's Fabricated Anti-Semitism in Ukraine

On the morning of Feb. 28, Rabbi Mikhail Kapustin, head of the Crimean Jewish Reform congregation, discovered that the walls of the Simferopol synagogue had been defiled with the message "Death to the Kikes!" and swastikas.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin

Free Republic

Russians Gain 43 Miles in Crimea and Free the Kerch Peninsula

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Nieuport Aircraft, Aircraft, Nieuport 17, Military Aircraft, Nieuport 11,

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Independent

Ukraine crisis: 'Very concerned' US warns Russia against use of military force

Oliver Poole is an award-winning Foreign Correspondent for the Evening Standard and Independent titles.

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Canada.com

Ukraine blames 'Russian aggression' for unrest in cities of Donetsk, Slovyansk

Ever wonder which tourist spots draw the biggest crowds? Here are Metro's top 20, ranked by number of visitors in 2013.

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ABC News

Fifty Lions Face Starvation at Crimean Safari Park

Fifty African lions are among a menagerie of animals that have become caught in the crossfire of the Ukrainian-Russian conflict.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Travel, Ukraine Travel, Europe Travel

CFRB

Canada imposes more sanctions over Ukraine

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird has announced additional sanctions and says Canada and its allies are prepared to take further steps to further isolate Russia.

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Agricultural Market

Grain exports from Ukraine - present-day challenges

Being one of the largest grains exporters on the global market, Ukraine should save the reputation as the stable partner despite the domestic problems.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, World News, Ukraine

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Free Republic

Odessa is Captured by Red Army; U.S. Fliers Rip Invasion Defenses

First session: September 1, 2009. Last date to add: September 2, 2015. Reading assignment: New York Times articles and the occasional radio broadcast delivered daily to students on the 70th anniversary of original publication date.

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Related Topix: Captured, Entertainment, Television, Boat Disaster, World News, Germany, Ukraine,

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