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12 hrs ago | The Jewish News Weekly

JDC steps up its emergency aid in Ukraine

As the crisis in Ukraine worsens and more Jews flee conflict-ridden cities in the eastern part of the country, the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee has stepped up its emergency response, helping refugees and delivering critical aid to those who have remained in areas of unrest.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Ukrainian teens spend summer in Israel

Forty teens from Donetsk and other areas affected by the Ukrainian civil war have been brought to Israel for the summer by the Jewish Agency, the organization announced on Thursday.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Jewish News Weekly

Some Jews fleeing turmoil in Ukraine turn to Israel

The scene of brutal urban warfare between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian separatists, the eastern Ukrainian city now has no regular power supply, running water or cellphone reception.

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Al Jazeera

Donetsk rocked by heavy shelling

Artillery shells have hit close to the centre of Ukraine's separatist-held city of Donetsk, killing at least one person, witnesses said.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Captured Ukrainian navigator, inspires her country, women

The rebel interrogating Lt. Nadiya Savchenko tried his best to wheedle information out of her.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Jerusalem Post

In Zhytomyr, Jewish refugees find both safety and uncertainty

Four-year-old Vadim sat calmly next to his grandfather Vladimir in the dining hall of the impromptu refugee camp in the town of Zarychany just outside of Zhytomyr in northwestern Ukraine, his calm demeanor belying the trauma he had recently suffered.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Baltimore Jewish Times

We Have Nothing Now'

Anatoly Lazaurenko's face betrays no emotion as he watches footage of an old woman he used to know lying in the rubble of what once was his home in the war-torn city of Slavyansk.

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Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Ukraine: The Logic of War

It looks like Ukraine can shortly expect a new phase of the war, one in which no one will be safe.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Donetsk Jewish community struggles to hold together under fire

Despite escalating violence and the concomitant mass exodus of refugees fleeing from the civil war in Ukraine's Donbas industrial region, the Jewish community of Donetsk, the center of the pro-Russian insurgency, is doing its best to hold itself together.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Times of Israel

Jews from eastern Ukraine weep for decimated homeland

Anatoly Lazaurenko's face betrays no emotion as he watches footage of an old woman he used to know lying in the rubble of what once was his home in the war-torn city of Slavyansk.

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