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  1. Ukrainians protest against rising pricesRead the original story

    39 min ago | Dear Kitty

    ... regime's Wall Street creditors and boosting military spending on the war against Russian-backed forces in east Ukraine . As a result, consumer prices for basic necessities are skyrocketing. On May 1, hot and cold water prices rose by 71 percent. A ...

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  2. Ukraine agents raid UniCredit in expanding terror probeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... and force them to become an even bigger drain on Russia -- whose own economy is undergoing severe stress. But Ukraine's financial battle has secured the support of Western states. The accounts of rebel leaders and top Russian officials believed to ...

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  3. Belarus president, a Europea s last dictator,a flirts with the WestRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... ties to Europe. Lukashenko has reveled in the attention after tacking away from Russia on its tough policies toward Ukraine . He has boasted of his diplomatic successes - while still taking a hard line against his country's beleaguered opposition. ...

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    4 hrs ago | The St. Petersburg Times

    Russians, the last hope of the Crimean real estate market, appear to have lost interest in buying properties in the contested region. This comes as an unpleasant surprise to Crimea, which - banking on its coveted climate and coastlines - had hoped for a boom in sales after Russia annexed the peninsula from Ukraine in March last year.

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  5. Death of Novorossia: Why Kremlin Abandoned Ukraine Separatist ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... meaning "New Russia," was first used by the president last April and was subsequently picked up by insurgents in Ukraine's east to define their effort to spread their anti-Kiev rebellion across the country's southeast - the same large region north ...

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  6. 'Promises lead to debts': Poroshenko marks 1st year in officeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    With President Petro Poroshenko marking one year in power, RT's Murad Gazdiev examines how the Ukrainian leader has done in keeping his promises. The president of Ukraine, who had vowed in his election campaign to unite the nation in times of civil war, had his message of peace change over the course of the year.

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  7. Book Review: Frontline UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Richard Sakwa's Frontline Ukraine: Crisis in the Borderlands is a compelling account of the unfolding of the recent crisis in Ukraine. The book offers a powerful revision of the prevailing monochromic representation of the conflict in mainstream Western media and academia.

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  8. Russia and Western nations staging rival air combat exercisesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... likewise conducted bilateral training exercises with former Soviet republics in recent weeks, including Georgia and Ukraine. Russia's National Security Committee last year rewrote the country's defense doctrine, identifying NATO as the No. 1 threat ...

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  9. What people in southeast Ukraine really think of NovorossiyaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Novorossiya is frozen. Last week Oleg Tsarev, leader of the 'parliament' that ostensibly united the eastern Ukraine separatist entities, the Donetsk Peoples Republic and the Luhansk Peoples Republic , announced the project was now on hold.

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  10. 'Poroshenko fails to turn into true president of Ukraine'Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Petro Poroshenko, dubbed "Chocolate King" for owning Ukraine's largest confectionery manufacturer Roshen, has failed to turn into a true Ukrainian president, Andrei Zolotarev, the head of the Kiev-based analytical Third Sector Centre, said on Monday. "Poroshenko has failed to turn from the president of the Roshen corporation into a true president of Ukraine... Instead of selling the Roshen corporation, Poroshenko has started speaking about selling the state assets and land," Zolotarev said at a press conference.

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  11. Students' Dilemma: The situation in parts of UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Pravda

    Over the weekend, I found pleasure hanging out at a tiny Italian restaurant with great cuisine, where I spoke to a Russian/Ukrainian waitress from Lugansk whom I first befriended two years ago. Knowing the dire situation in the Eastern and Southern parts of Ukraine, I expressed concern about her folks.

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  12. Ukrainians March in Traditional Dress in KievRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The St. Petersburg Times

    A woman dressed in traditional Ukrainian clothing vyshyvanka holds a national flag as she takes part in "March in vyshyvankas" in Kiev, Ukraine, May 24. Dear reader, Due to the increasing number of users engaging in personal attacks, spam, trolling and abusive comments, we are no longer able to host our forum as a site for constructive and intelligent debate. It is with regret, therefore, that we have found ourselves forced to suspend the commenting function on our articles.

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  13. Putin is risking a clash with the IMF over Russia's $3 billion loan to UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Russia's President Vladimir Putin greets veterans after the Victory Day parade at Red Square in Moscow, Russia, May 9, 2015. President Vladimir Putin is warning that he could call in Russia's $3 billion loan to Ukraine at any time, a move that would spark a stand-off with the International Monetary Fund . 3 comments

  14. One Ukrainian soldier, one rebel killed in war-torn eastRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    One Ukrainian soldier and one pro-Russian rebel have been killed in fighting between government forces and separatists in eastern Ukraine, officials said on Monday. Kiev military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said the serviceman was killed in shelling near the strategically important southeastern port city of Mariupol, which militants have tried to seize on repeated occasions since late August 2014.

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  15. Ukraine denounces escalation of pro-Russian separatist attacksRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    The Ukrainian military command on Monday denounced the intensification of pro-Russian attacks along the line of separation of forces in eastern Ukraine, in direct violation of the ceasefire agreed upon barely three months ago. "The situation is tense, day and night," Efe news agency quoted the daily statement issued by the headquarters of the Ukrainian force deployed in the conflict zone as saying.

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  16. 'Tanks don't need visas,' blacklisted Russian official tells WestRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Representatives of the separatist self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic inspect a burnt tank during a joint operation to search for the remains of killed soldiers at the city's airport in Donetsk, Ukraine, May 22, 2015. REUTERS/Igor Tkachenko TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY MOSCOW: An outspoken deputy prime minister in charge of Russia's defense sector has dismissed Western concerns over Moscow's increased assertiveness in the Arctic by saying that "tanks don't need visas."

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  17. Reuters takes photos of Russian military vehicles moving to Ukraine borderRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Charter97

    The pictures of the convoy were taken by a Reuters stringer near the Russian southern town of Matveev Kurgan, near the Russian-Ukrainian border in Rostov region in Russia, the TSN TV news program reported. The military vehicles, including Uragan multiple rocket launchers, military trucks without license plates and few armored personnel carriers, crossed the southern Russian town of Matveev Kurgan and turned to the fields from the road near the border with Ukraine, according to a Reuters journalist.

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  18. 25-05-2015 14:46Ukrainian army casualties near Shyrokyne growRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | National radio of Ukraine

    The First Channel includes information and news narrating events in Ukraine and abroad; cycle programmes on political and social-economic subjects; literary and musical programmes, programmes for children and youth Information-musical youth channel deals with the most urgent problems of young people in Ukraine, in particular it helps to get oriented towards choosing one's trade, informs of the most important events in the life of youth, acquaints with modern Ukrainian music. UR Third Programme - "Channel of spiritual rebirth Radio "Kultura" which is basically aimed at creating in domestic radio space a special environment of high spiritual culture involving mass listeners' audience.

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  19. Keshi: 'No problems with Mikel'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | BBC News

    ... Midfielders: Ogenyi Onazi (Lazio, Italy); John Ogu (Hapoel Be'er Sheva, Israel); Babatunde Michael (Volyn Lutsk, Ukraine); Rabiu Ibrahim (AS Trencin, Slovakia); Anderson Esiti (Estoril FC, Portugal); Steven Ukoh (Biel-Bienne FC, Switzerland) Mikel ...

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  20. Juande Ramos: Dnipro are special and will never stop fighting against SevillaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Goal.com

    ... He led Sevilla to the title twice in 2006 and 2007 in a successful two-year tenure before later coaching Dnipro in Ukraine between 2010 and 2014. The 60-year-old ultimately left due to the political conflict between Ukraine and Russia, fearing for ...

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