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  1. Photo Illustration by The Daily BeastUkraine Rebels Thank Jesus for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Daily Beast

    After the fall of Debaltseve, pro-Russian rebels are looking forward to further conquests. As for the ceasefire-what ceasefire? DEBALTSEVE, Ukraine-The Russian-backed rebels of the 7th Brigade of the Donetsk People's Republic army have been flying a flag with the face of Jesus Christ on it since they went to war in eastern Ukraine in April.


  2. Ukraine Rebels Thank Jesus for VictoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | TheDailyBeast.com

    The Russian-backed rebels of the 7th Brigade of the Donetsk People's Republic army have been flying a flag with the face of Jesus Christ on it since they went to war in eastern Ukraine in April. Now it's flapping in the wind at a checkpoint between the mostly destroyed towns of Vuhlehirsk and Debaltseve, and the troops are pumped up with a sense of righteous victory.


  3. Russian-Ukrainian Satan Rocket to Launch South Korean Satellite as PlannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... RS-20). The modification of the rocket for civilian use into the Dnepr-1 was carried out in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine under the aegis of Kosmotras. The Dnepr has seen 21 successful launches to date, carrying small satellites and clusters of ...


  4. Pro-Russia rebels reject truce at 'encircled' townRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Deutsche Welle

    A separatist leader in eastern Ukraine has said that rebels have the right to keep fighting in Debaltseve, since the city is inside their territory. Ukrainian troops have been fighting in the key city for weeks.


  5. Flight SK 1755: who needs false sensation?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Indy Media

    On December 12, last year, outside the airspace of Sweden there was an accident with the Cimber Sterling jet presently operative in SAS Scandinavian Airlines. Flight SK 1755 from Danish Copenhagen to Polish Poznan was entering a planned climb when the air traffic controllers' instruction came to recover from the climb due to dangerous close presence of an unidentified plane.


  6. Putin Is Knocking Ukraine's Space Industry Out of OrbitRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Bloomberg

    ESA's Vega VV04, carrying IXV, is fully assembled in its mobile gantry, at Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, on Jan. 30 The launch of a new European space plane on Wednesday is a rare instance of good news for Ukraine's space industry, which has been increasingly at risk from the grinding conflict with Russia. Ukraine's state-owned Yuzhnoye Design Bureau helped develop the rocket that carried the European Space Agency's new IXV experimental reentry vehicle from the Kourou launch center in French Guiana.


  7. Communists seek to impound Ukraine president's Russia assetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Russia Taday

    Communist Party MPs have addressed law enforcers with an open letter seeking to impound the Russian assets of Ukrainian billionaire-turned-President Petro Poroshenko in order to punish him for the 'war crimes' of the Ukrainian military. The letter to Prosecutor General and the head of the Investigative Committee was signed by the deputy chairman of the Communist Party's Central Committee, Valery Rashkin, and Secretary Sergey Obukhov.


  8. Huge explosion at Donetsk chemical plant, military 'don't know what they hit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Russia Taday

    Windows were shattered and homes shaken in Donetsk after a huge blast rocked the vicinity of a city chemical plant. A Ukrainian MP praised pro-Kiev forces for hitting a target - but said they "don't know what they hit." 1 comment

  9. Humanitarian situation in Ukraine becoming 'untenable for millions of people'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | EurActiv.com

    A senior United Nations official warned Tuesday that the humanitarian situation in eastern Ukraine was becoming untenable for millions of people, and urged "all sides" to halt the dangerous escalation in the fighting in eastern Ukraine. UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein called on "States and all those with influence in the region" to take measures to ensure full compliance with the Minsk agreements, which in his words have a direct bearing on the human rights situation in the east of the country.


  10. Playing Chicken at 10-MPHRead the original story

    Monday Feb 2 | CDR Salamander

    It is hard to determine if the slow-roll Russian invasion of Ukraine is a sign of weakness, or a brilliant exercise of territorial conquest on the cheap. Either way, you have to give grudging respect to the Russians - they are winning.


  11. AN-225 Mriya: NATO tanks for Ukraine?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | CNN

    Several days have passed since the emergence of the first information on loading of the upgraded T-72A on board of the Ukrainian freighter Mriya at the Czech airport. Presently, with the mass media ado about it going down, I suggest that we should sort it out and just delve into it.


  12. Russia halts cooperation with Ukraine on nukes conversion projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Russia Taday

    The TERRA SAR-X remote-sensing satellite of the company Astrium and Germany's DLR aerospace center lifts off from the Baikonur space center atop a converted RS-20 Dnepr inter-continental ballistic missile. Russia's Federal Space Agency, Roscosmos, has announced the suspension of project 'Dnepr' - a joint venture between Russia and Ukraine aimed at converting Soviet-era nuclear missiles into mechanisms for launching satellites. 1 comment

  13. Blitzkrieg turned mayhem: Hacktivists claim they reveal Ukrainian troops' annihilationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Russia Taday

    Ukraine's subversive hacker group CyberBerkut has published documents allegedly exposing dreadful situation with the Kiev's troops attacking separatist forces in the East: war crimes, tremendous loss of lives and wholesale desertion of entrapped troops. claim they have hacked personal computer of Ukraine's Judge Advocate General and copied a number of classified documents. 2 comments

  14. Stylianides' visit to Ukraine highlights downside of humanitarian effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | EurActiv.com

    A visit by Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response Commissioner Christos Stylianides to Dnepropetrovsk today highlighted the assistance the EU was providing to Kiev. EurActiv reports live from Ukraine.


  15. Putin's War On UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Stuck in a Kiev traffic jam last month, I could not help but wonder if Ukraine is really at war. I was back in the capital after a week traveling around Ukraine.


  16. Kiev to appoint special envoy to combat anti-SemitismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    The announcement came days after representatives of the European Jewish Congress urged the EU to create just such an office. Ukraine will soon appoint an envoy tasked with preventing and combating anti-Semitism and xenophobia. 2 comments

  17. Stylianides heads to eastern Ukraine, as aid groups warn of humanitarian disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | EurActiv.com

    Commissioner Christos Stylianides, responsible for humanitarian aid and crisis management, will be in Ukraine on January 26-27, to discuss the emergency with the authorities in Kyiv, to meet victims of the crisis in the east, and to reaffirm the EU's solidarity with affected people. According to the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian aid, the conflict in Ukraine has generated 610,413 registered displaced persons, 593,609 refugees to neighbouring countries, 4,771 people killed and 10,360 wounded. 4 comments

  18. Reports of death of Jewish leader in Ukraine greatly exaggeratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    The Donetsk Jewish community has demanded an apology from the Ukrainian media over reports that one of its leaders was brutally murdered by pro-Russian separatists. According to reports, Yehuda Kellerman, a senior communal leader, was severely beaten by men adorned with symbols identifying them as belonging to the breakaway Donetsk People's Republic and subsequently died of his injuries in an ambulance.


  19. Graves Waiting For Bodies: Major War Escalation in Ukraine; In 5 Weeks Ukraine Out of MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Townhall

    We regret having to interrupt feel-good weekend articles with more sobering news. In Ukraine, major battles have broken out over the past couple weeks. 15 comments

  20. Graves Waiting For Bodies: Major War Escalation in UkraineRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis

    We regret having to interrupt feel-good weekend articles with more sobering news. In Ukraine, major battles have broken out over the past couple weeks.