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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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5 hrs ago | KIDK CBS 3

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.


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

6 hrs ago | 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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9 hrs ago | 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.


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The New Zealand Herald

Separatists in divided Ukraine show off prisoners

She was led in wearing rather unlikely prison clothing: a pale, fashionable coat and vivid red shoes, a tiny figure with a burly man in balaclava holding each arm.


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Ukraine Separatists Vow Fight With 'Zombie Zionists'

Ukrainian separatists pledged to combat "zombie Zionists" in what appeared to be a promotional video for a newly-launched pro-Russian television channel.


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Biden meets acting Ukrainian president in Kiev

Lawmakers on the country's largest American Indian reservation will consider a bill this week that could resurrect a proposal for a junk food tax.


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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Op-Ed: Getting past the rhetoric on Ukraine

The Duchess of Cambridge made sure that when she got into a fighter jet on Saturday at RAAF Base Amberley, some 50kms outside Brisbane, media flash didn't catch anything above her thigh.


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Sydney Morning Herald

Ukraine crisis: Business card 'proof' on shooting becomes meme

Kiev: A business card brandished by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine as proof that a deadly attack on their checkpoint was the work of ultra-nationalists quickly became an object of derision on the internet.


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Shooting adds tensions to 'Cold War' standoff in Ukraine

An armed pro-Russian man stands on a street in Sloviansk, Ukraine, on Monday, April 21. Ukraine has seen a sharp rise in tensions since a new pro-European government took charge of the country in February.


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The Fresno Bee

Biden in Ukraine to show support as tensions rise

File-This Feb. 18, 2014, file photo shows Vice President Joe Biden speaking to media during a meeting with representatives of student groups in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington.


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The Daily Beast

GettyGod Chooses Sides in UkraineReligious divisions contribute to...

All factions are told God is on their side as Ukraine continues spiraling toward the hell of a partisan war.


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U.S. ambassador to Ukraine: Geneva deal a best chancea to de-escalate crisis

The U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine said Sunday that a pact reached this past week to de-escalate the crisis in Ukraine is the "best chance that we've got" to do so diplomatically.


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Sun Apr 20, 2014


Six Things I Saw In Eastern Ukraine

Join NPR's London Correspondent Ari Shapiro Monday, April 21, at 2 p.m. Eastern Time, for a live Facebook chat about his reporting in Ukraine.


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The Daily Star

Pope leads Easter celebrations marred by Ukraine

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis celebrated Easter Mass Sunday with a message of social solidarity as the world's Orthodox marked a holiday marred by bitter divisions over Ukraine and clashes broke out in occupied Jerusalem.


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