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7 hrs ago | Russia Taday

Producer of Russian TV show vanishes in Ukraine as 'saboteurs posing as journalists' detained

A producer for a popular program on Russia's NTV channel has disappeared in eastern Ukraine where he came to film a report unrelated to the country's political situation.

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10 hrs ago | Charter97

Is NTV journalist from Belarus detained near Dnipropetrovsk?

As stated by the TV channel, on Tuesday a producer Stepan Chirich left for Pershotravinsk, Dnipropetrovsk region, where he was to film a newsreel about a visit of a protestant minister Bob Larson to Ukraine as a part of worldwide tour.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine

Mon Apr 21, 2014

OpEdNews

Ukraine: Actually it's About the Poles

As the situation on Europe's Eastern frontier degenerates predictably, awareness of the millennial violent history between Poles and Ukrainians is indispensable to any understanding.

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

Sun Apr 20, 2014

OpEdNews

Ukraine's Neo-Nazi Imperative

After the Feb. 22 coup in Ukraine -- spearheaded by neo-Nazi militias -- European and U.S. diplomats pushed for a quick formation of a new government out of fear that otherwise these far-right ultra-nationalists would be left in total control, one of those diplomats told me.

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Daily Mail

Jews in Ukraine seeking escape to Israel over letter demanding they ...

Jews in Ukraine seeking escape to Israel over letter demanding they 'register' with pro-Russian forces that has been branded fake by a rabbi Jews in eastern Ukraine are so concerned over their safety after last week's alleged anti-Semitic incidents that they are seeking advice on repatriation to Israel, it was claimed today.

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Dear Kitty

Anti-Semitism in Ukraine and the US State Department

Denis Pushilin, the Deputy 'People's' Governor of Donetsk and member of the interim government, recently said that it's up to residents to decide where and how they want a referendum to take place.

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Related Topix: Washington, World News, Russia, Ukraine, Israel, Middle East

Fri Apr 18, 2014

OpEdNews

Propaganda

Robert Parry has been covering the Ukraine coup -- in depth -- for several months.

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The Washington Post

COMMENTARY: Anti-Semitism card overplayed in Ukraine

While Ukrainian Jewish leaders recognized the flier as a political dirty trick, it caused widespread outrage here in the United States, where just about everyone - from Jewish community leaders to the State Department - was immediately struck by its echoes of the Nazi policies that led to the Holocaust in Europe.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Journal and Courier

Jews ordered to register in east UkraineJews ordered to register in...

A leaflet provided by the Coordination Forum for Countering Antisemitism shows a leaflet distributed in Donetsk, Ukraine, that calls for all Jewish people over 16 years-old to register as Jews.

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The Washington Post

Pro-Russian militants killed in clash at Ukraine port city

Ukrainian forces engaged pro-Russian separatists Thursday in what appeared to be the most intense battle yet in the restive east, killing three militants and wounding 13 after what the Interior Ministry described as a siege on a military base in the southeastern city of Mariupol on the Sea of Azov.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Reuters

Calm in Slaviansk after some Ukrainian troops side with separatists

A sense of calm in the rebel-held town of Slaviansk as some residents express faith in the pro-Russian forces currently controlling the Ukrainian town.

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Ynetnews

Donetsk leaflet: Jews must register or face deportation

A leaflet distributed in Donetsk, Ukraine calling for all Jews over 16 years old to register as Jews marred the Jewish community's Passover festivities Monday , replacing them with feelings of concern.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Life, Holidays, Passover,

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Pravda

Russia should not sell gas to Ukraine, because Ukraine does not pay

Kiev authorities remain adamant in their wish to buy Russian gas against the backdrop of past discounts, including the one that was provided to Viktor Yanukovych in late 2013, the head of the National Bank of Ukraine, Stepan Kubiv, stated in Washington.

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

Mon Apr 14, 2014

International Monetary Fund

Statement on Ukraine

Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund , made the following statement today in Washington, D.C., following a meeting with the Ukrainian delegation on April 13: "I met with Governor Stepan Kubiv and Ministers Oleksandr Shlapak and Pavlo Sheremeta, and their colleagues.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Free Republic

Ukraine says it can prove that Russia coordinated weekend attacks

Ukrainian officials say that Russia coordinated the takeovers of several Donetsk Oblast government buildings seized over the weaken by heavily armed and masked men in military uniforms.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

State Department

Economic, Energy, Agricultural and Trade Issues: U.S.-Ukraine Economic and Finance Working Group

Yesterday, Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy and the Environment Catherine Novelli met with Ukrainian Central Bank Governor Stepan Kubiv, Minister of Finance Oleksandr Shlapak, and Minister of Economic Development and Trade Pavlo Sheremeta to discuss a range of strategic and economic issues.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Groong

RFE/RL Armenia Report - 04/09/2014

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 Ter-Petrosian Warns Opposition Allies Against Joining New Government Armenia - Opposition leader Levon Ter-Petrosian greets supporters at a rally in Yerevan, 1Mar2014.

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BBC News

'Kiev Hitler poster' tweeted in Russia

A doctored photo of an Adolf Hitler poster hanging from Kiev's city council building has been circulated by the head of a Russian TV station, apparently to suggest the prevalence of neo-Nazism in Ukraine.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

OpEdNews

When Is a Putsch a Putsch?

Secretary of State John Kerry testifying before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on April 8, 2014.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Reuters

Pro-Russian protests show no sign of stopping in Ukraine

With tensions boiling throughout Ukraine, pro-Russian protests show no sign of backing down.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Riot

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