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  1. Globe in Ukraine: A slow return to normal life on the front linesRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | The Globe and Mail

    In this photo taken on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, an elderly woman walks past a bombed out street market near the train station in the town of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine. In this photo taken on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, an elderly woman walks past a bombed out street market near the train station in the town of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine.

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  2. Two killed in Ukraine clashesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Nerve News

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine killed at least two people and wounded five over the past 24 hours, authorities said Friday. The latest data showed an increase in the intensity of the reconnaissance, sabotage actions and shelling against government forces, Xinhua quoted Andrei Lysenko, spokesperson for the National Security and Defense Council, as saying.

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  3. Wake Up Europe - An Essay From George SorosRead the original story

    1 hr ago | GuruFocus.com

    ... Violating its treaty obligations, Russia has annexed Crimea and established separatist enclaves in eastern Ukraine. In August, when the recently installed government in Kiev threatened to win the low-level war in eastern Ukraine against separatist ...

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  4. Gay Halloween, Ian McKellen, Blurred Lines, Breakfast at Tiffany'sRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Towleroad

    ... na first lady Jenny Sanford is spilling the tea about Mark (but not that Mark). A LGBT movie screening in Kiev, Ukraine was interrupted by a suspected arson attack that left severe damage to the city's oldest movie theater. No injuries were reported.

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  5. Coal miners stuck in the middle of Ukraine's warRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Albany Times Union

    In this photo taken Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, miner Vitaly Khristich uses a jackhammer at the Chelyuskintsev coal mine in the city of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine. Khristich is one of hundreds of miners who each day brave the artillery fire that flares between pro-Russian separatist rebels and Ukrainian troops and go down - deep, deep down - into the local mines.

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  6. UN: More than 4,000 killed in Ukraine fightingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Volunteers strew coal from a truck as they distribute it among local residents in Yasynuvata in Donetsk region, eastern Ukraine, October 31, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev KIEV: The conflict in eastern Ukraine has left 4,035 people dead in more than six months of fighting, with 300 people killed in the past 10 days alone, according to figures released on Friday by the United Nations.

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  7. Coal miners stuck in the middle of Ukrainea s warIn this photo taken...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

    Glistening black sweat rolls down the spine of a beefy miner as he jackhammers bedrock along the shaft at the Chelyuskintsev coal mine in Donetsk, Ukraine's eastern industrial heartland.

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  8. Relief at Ukraine Gas Deal, Kosovo President Cancels Belgrade tripRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Transitions Online

    Russia will resume gas supplies to Ukraine following an agreement between the two nations shepherded by EU officials in Brussels, the BBC reports . From right: Incoming EU Commissioner for energy Maros Sefcovic, Ukrainian Energy Minister Yuri Prodan, Jose Manuel Barroso, Guenther Oettinger, and Alexander Novak seen on 29 October as the deal was being negotiated.

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  9. Day in Photos: Accused Cop Killer Captured, Halloween, Iraqi Peshmerga Troops in Syria and MoreRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    ... into an elevator in Beijing Friday. A miner stands in a shaft at the Chelyuskintsev coal mine Thursday in Donetsk, Ukraine, a resource smack in the middle of a war and as the country's finances spiral out of control. The mines have become an even ...

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  10. Ebola vaccine test results could come in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... the spine of a beefy miner as he jackhammers bedrock along the shaft at the Chelyuskintsev coal mine in Donetsk, Ukraine's eastern industrial heartland. Glistening black sweat rolls down the spine of a beefy miner as he jackhammers bedrock along the ...

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  11. Could gas deal signal Russia - Ukraine detente?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    A Ukrainian worker operates a valve at a gas storage point in Bil 'che-Volicko-Ugerske underground gas storage facilities in Strij, outside Lviv, Ukraine, May 21, 2014. Russia will resume shipping natural gas to Ukraine after Kiev pays off its first debt installment for past supplies of gas next week, officials said Friday, Oct. 31, 2014.

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  12. Dutch team recovers human remains from MH17 crash siteRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    George Dyczynski wears a shirt bearing an image of his daughter Fatima, as he walks through wreckage during his visit to the crash site of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 in Donetsk, Ukraine, on July 26. George Dyczynski wears a shirt bearing an image of his daughter Fatima, as he walks through wreckage during his visit to the crash site of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 in Donetsk, Ukraine, on July 26. A man walks past wreckage at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 near the village of Hrabove in the Donetsk region of Ukraine on July 26. A man walks past wreckage at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 near the village of Hrabove in the Donetsk region of Ukraine on July 26. George and Angela Dyczynski look at wreckage, debris and mementoes left by local residents during their visit to the crash site of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 ... (more)

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  13. Ukraine's Poroshenko backs Yatseniuk for new term as prime ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko threw his support behind Arseny Yatseniuk for a new term as prime minister on Friday, ending speculation that he would seek to try to bring in his own candidate as head of a new pro-Europe, reformist government. Ukraine won a vital breathing space by sealing an interim gas supply deal with Russia on Thursday that will see it through winter, but the new Kiev government faces a mountain of other problems, not least pro-Russian insurrection in eastern areas.

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  14. Azov commander: Militant attack on Berdiansk could cut off MariupolRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Charter97

    If militants attack near the town of Berdiansk they could cut off Ukrainian troops in Mariupol, threatening a disaster on the scale of the one Ukraine suffered at Ilovaisk in August. 'If the militants launch an offensive, they will start attacking Berdiansk near the Berda River rather than Mariupol, encircling the troops that are stationed in Mariupol,' he said.

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  15. Russia: Natural gas will flow after Ukraine paysRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV Associated Press MOSCOW - Russia will resume shipping natural gas to Ukraine after Kiev pays off its first debt installment for past supplies of gas next week, officials said Friday. Alexei Miller, chief of Russia's state-controlled Gazprom natural gas giant, made the statement hours after Russia, Ukraine and the European Union thrashed out a $4.6 billion deal that will guarantee Russian gas supplies to Ukraine and further on to the EU.

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  16. Promises, PromisesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Transitions Online

    On 17 October, nine days before Ukraine would vote for a new parliament, many of the likely members made a pledge. At a forum held by two reform-minded civic movements Reanimation Package of Reforms and Chesno eight pro-Western parties signed on to a so-called Reform Roadmap .

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  17. Schottel Optimizes Training With SimulatorRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Marine News

    ... Trade Profiles, World Tariff Profiles and Services Profiles. The Wallem Maritime Training Center in Odessa, Ukraine added three training simulators: bridge simulator (Transas NT-PRO 5000 5.25), engine room simulator (Transas Techsim 5000 8. A new ...

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  18. Ukraine's 'cyborg' defenders at Donetsk airportRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | BBC News

    Mention a cyborg to a Ukrainian these days and they probably won't think of "cybernetic organisms", or man-machines of science fiction. Instead, the word now conjures up images of rugged, heavily armed men holed up inside what remains of Donetsk Airport in war-torn eastern Ukraine.

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  19. One civilian killed in east Ukraine in night of shellingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Cars drive past an election information board in Yasynuvata in Donetsk region, eastern Ukraine, October 30, 2014.REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev DONETSK: One civilian was killed overnight in east Ukraine, an official said Friday, as Kiev accused pro-Russian separatists of violating a shaky truce 45 times over the course of the night. AFP correspondents in rebel-controlled Donetsk heard artillery blasts from the direction of the airport, the site of fierce fighting for weeks, and locals said overnight shelling intensified in the morning hours.

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  20. As Crimea's Borders Change, So Do LivesRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Crimea. We wanted to see first-hand a place in transition. This peninsula on the Black Sea - seized by Moscow from Ukraine six months ago - is at the fault line of a new East-West divide. The idea of a European country seizing territory and altering ...

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