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  1. West aiming for Russia regime change: LavrovRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | The Peninsula

    KIEV: Russia yesterday accused the West of seeking regime change in Moscow, raising tensions over the Ukraine conflict in the worst crisis in relations since the end of the Cold War. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov spoke out against Western sanctions on Russia after US Vice President Joe Biden hinted on Friday at possible further measures over Moscow's "unacceptable" role in the former Soviet republic.

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  2. Facebook post that toppled a government: Ukraine's revolution, one year onRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South China Morning Post

    Activist's call for a rally in Independence Square led to the toppling of Ukraine's government; one year on his dream appears fainter than ever Angered by another high-handed move by an increasingly unpopular government, activist reporter Mustafa Nayyem called for a rally in the country's most famous square, Maidan Nezalezhnosti - Independence Square. He got hundreds on that damp evening of November 21 last year, the start of a movement that eventually drew hundreds of thousands into the square, toppled the government and propelled the world into a dangerous new diplomatic phase.

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  3. Survivors of the Ukrainian Holomodor at a service in front of city hall on Saturday.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... to commemorate the tragedy. The most catastrophic of a series of famines was orchestrated from Moscow and gripped Ukraine from 1932-1933. That was followed by a series of oppressions that Ukraine weathered. Some seven to eight million people lost ...

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  4. Ukraine's new war is against inflationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Remembering: Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko and his wife, Maria, paid tribute at a monument to victims of a Soviet-era famine during a ceremony in Kiev on Saturday. The 1932-33 famine was engineered by Soviet authorities and killed millions of people.

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  5. Ukraine crisis: Are there any winners?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    Ukraine has been marking the anniversary of protests which brought down the government and set Russia on a collision course with the West. A decision by former President Viktor Yanukovich to freeze ties with Europe set off violent confrontations in the capital, Kiev.

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  6. .com | West wants Russian regime change, says KremlinRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | News24

    Russia on Saturday accused the West of seeking regime change in Moscow, raising tensions over the conflict in Ukraine in the worst crisis in relations since the end of the Cold War. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov spoke out against Western sanctions on Russia after US Vice President Joe Biden hinted on Friday at possible further measures over its "unacceptable" role in the former Soviet state.

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  7. Review: 'A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka,' by Lev GolinkinRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... old in 1989, when he and his family managed to get out of the Soviet Union, but those first nine years in Kharkov, Ukraine, were hell. As a Jew, Lev's older sister, Lina, was not allowed to study medicine, despite her stellar grades. As a Jew, his ...

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  8. My Maidan memories: Living through Ukraine's nightmare yearRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ... an attempt to "brainwash" or offend anyone. After all, there are so many opinions out there as to what happened in Ukraine then, and what is happening there now. I merely want to tell the story as I saw it in Kiev a year ago - and my opinion does ...

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  9. Graphic content: CNN's top 10 embarrassing blundersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ... wasn't bad enough, earlier this year the channel reshaped the world entirely, suggesting on its map that Eastern Ukraine was somewhere in Pakistan. In August, CNN identified Niger as Nigeria when reporting on the world's worst Ebola outbreak. The ...

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  10. Russia has '7500 troops in Ukraine'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    Advancing ... An amored personnel carrier rolls into eastern Ukraine. Kiev says Russia has more than 7500 in Ukraine.

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  11. Is Putin losing Ukraine by stoking a war?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    As a new military campaign appears to be getting under way in eastern Ukraine, that's an important question. To answer it, Putin could do worse than to stop by for tea at the Makarov household in Mariupol, the region's main port and industrial center - now threatened with attack.

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  12. Biden tells Russia that US will never accept Crimea annexationRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Vice President Joe Biden told the Kremlin during a visit Friday to Ukraine that the United States will never recognize Russia's annexation of Crimea and warned Moscow that it faces greater isolation if it continues its "provocative action." Biden was in Kiev, the Ukrainian capital, on the first anniversary of the "Maidan" revolution that brought hundreds of thousands of protesters into the streets for three months before President Viktor Yanukovich was driven from office on Feb. 21. Ukraine has since been torn apart by a pro-Russia rebellion in the east of the country and the loss of the Crimean peninsula, which Russia seized days after its loyal ally Yanukovich was forced to flee.

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  13. Kiev Accuses Moscow of Having 7500 Troops Deployed in UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency

    Stepan Poltorak, who was voted the new Defence Minister of Ukraine, speaks to lawmakers during a session of parliament in Kiev, Ukraine, 14 October 2014. Photo by EPA/BGNES Ukrainian Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak has claimed 7500 members of the Russian armed forces are present in his country, "preventing" Kiev from stabilizing the situation in the Donbass.

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  14. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    ... rights activist (1912-2010). Ten years ago: Tens of thousands of demonstrators jammed downtown Kiev, denouncing Ukraine's presidential runoff election as fraudulent and chanting the name of their reformist candidate, Viktor Yushchenko, who ended up ...

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  15. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    ... role in the broad anti-Islamic State coalition Vice President Joe Biden told the Kremlin during a visit Friday to Ukraine that the United States will never recognize RussiaA s annexation of Crimea and warned Moscow that it faces greater isolation if ...

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  16. Uefa to decide on Crimea clubsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Umukino

    ... Yalta - have been accepted to play in the Russian championship following political problems in the region. Ukraine's football federation (FFU) appealed to Fifa and Uefa to impose sanctions on its Russian counterpart for what it describes as gross ...

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  17. Biden tells Ukraine leaders U.S. will not recognize Crimea as Russia's - Sat, 22 Nov 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Vice President Joe Biden told the Kremlin during a visit Friday to Ukraine that the United States will never recognize Russia's annexation of Crimea and warned Moscow that it faces greater isolation if it continues its "provocative action."

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  18. Man sentenced for role in hacking into financial institutions computersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... funded by money stolen as part of the conspiracy. Prosecutors say the scheme was led by Oleksiy Sharapka of Kiev, Ukraine, who served an 8 1/2-year sentence in federal prison in Massachusetts for a similar scheme. Prosecutors say the current scheme ...

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  19. Ukrainea s Facebook revolution, 1 year laterRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | KDWN

    ... topple the government and propel the world into a dangerous new diplomatic phase. One year after that status update, Ukraine formed a coalition government Friday with a mission to overhaul the economy, combat corruption and steer the country toward ...

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  20. Ukraine accuses Russia of cross-border shellingRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Nepalnews.com

    Ukraine on Friday accused Russia of carrying out a cross-border shelling against Ukrainian positions in the eastern part of the country. "Over the past day, for the first time since the signing of the Minsk agreements, we recorded a resumption of shelling of Ukrainian territory from the territory of the Russian Federation," Andrei Lysenko, a spokesman for the National Security and Defense Council, told a media briefing.

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