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2 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

Toronto Star journalist narrowly escapes detention in Ukraine

Four angry faces, bulged tight with tension on the ready-to-blow streets of Slavyansk, getting right up in ours.


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6 hrs ago |

Aspiring Ukraine election monitors told to shelve their biases

The wrecking ball has destroyed many of the city's older homes in recent years, victims of the overheated development and real estate markets.


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10 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

The Abducted And The Missing In Eastern Ukraine

In eastern Ukraine, journalists, local politicians, and ordinary citizens have been going missing at an alarming rate.


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14 hrs ago | AlertNet

France, Germany show EU support for Georgia as Ukraine crisis mounts

France and Germany assured Georgia on Thursday that a deal bringing it closer to the European Union would be sealed within weeks, moving to tighten ties with the ex-Soviet republic as tension mounts between Russia and the West over Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Georgia, Walter Steinmeier, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Prison

19 hrs ago |

Ukraine: 5 pro-Russian militants die in clash

Ukrainian forces killed five militants during operations to take down pro-Russians' roadblocks in Slavyansk on Thursday, the Ukrainian Interior Ministry said, in what appeared to be a significant escalation of violence in the country.


Related Topix: World News, Vladimir Putin, Prison, Opinion

20 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

Clash in east Ukraine leave at least 2 dead

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21 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

Gruesome killings in eastern Ukraine send 'message of terror'

Slaying of pro-western politician heightens atmosphere of fear and lawlessness in areas where anti-Russian voices are all but silenced.


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Wed Apr 23, 2014

ABC2 Maryland

American journalist a hostage in Ukraine

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Greenwich Citizen

Check Out The Fantastic Videos Made By The Vice Reporter Who Was Kidnapped In Ukraine

Vice reporter Simon Ostrovsky, who was detained and held by pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine , has been responsible for a compelling video narrative series that has provided invaluable insight into the on-the-ground situation in the Ukrainian crisis.


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War Is A Crime

Vice President Joe Biden Promotes U.S. as Fracking Missionary Force On Ukraine Trip

During his two-day visit this week to Kiev, Ukraine, Vice President Joe Biden unfurled President Barack Obama's " U.S. Crisis Support Package for Ukraine ."


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Ukraine crisis goes on; U.S. troops in Poland

A contingent of U.S. Army paratroopers arrived in Poland on Wednesday, the first of what will be a "persistent presence" of U.S. troops as the crisis in nearby Ukraine continues to unfold.


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More Jewish Sites Vandalized in Ukraine, as Biden Condemns Anti-Semitic Attacks

Just days after a synagogue was fire bombed, new reports of anti-Jewish violence have emerged in Ukraine, including the vandalizing of a Holocaust memorial and a prominent Jewish figure's tomb.

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Ukraine: Pro-Russian militants to be targeted

Pro-Russian militants in four key cities will be targeted as authorities seek to regain control of Ukraine's restive east, Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaliy Yarema said Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Terrorism, Oleksandr Turchynov

The Star Online

Pro-Kiev activists drowned out by separatists in Ukraine's east

When a group of pro-Kiev activists decided to hold a rally in Ukraine's eastern city of Donetsk, they found that no shops stocked ribbons in blue and yellow, the colours of the Ukrainian flag.


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Thanh Nein News

Ukraine and the grand chessboard

The US State Department, via spokeswoman Jennifer Psaki, said that reports of CIA Director John Brennan telling regime changers in Kiev to "conduct tactical operations" - or an "anti-terrorist" offensive - in eastern Ukraine are "completely false".


Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Vladimir Putin

Tue Apr 22, 2014

WTOC-TV Savannah

Ukraine orders new military operation in the east

Surveillance cameras at San Jose International Airport successfully captured the teenager on the tarmac, climbing up the landing gear of a jet.


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White House Ukraine policy upside down

W hen pro-Western insurgents toppled the duly elected government of Russia-backed Viktor Yanukovich Feb. 22 they thought they were doing the country a favor.


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WLNE-TV Providence

Ukraine orders new 'anti-terror' operation

What's happening in this Wyoming resort town might be better described as a land creep than a landslide, but the lack of speed has not hindered the sheer power of the moving earth.


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WAND-TV Decatur

Ukraine orders new 'anti-terror' operation

The Supreme Court is taking up a dispute between broadcasters and an Internet startup company that has the potential to bring big changes to the television industry.


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Houston Chronicle

Ukraine orders new 'anti-terror' operation

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden speaks with Ukrainian members of parliament, including Vitali Klitschko, facing camera right, during a meeting in Kiev, Ukraine, Tuesday, April.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, World News, 2012 Presidential Election, Barack Obama, Oleksandr Turchynov