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  1. EU supports Ukraine regional policy reform with 55 mln eurosRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 27 | Xinhuanet

    The European Commission and Ukraine signed a financing agreement to launch a new program to support Ukraine's regional policy, according to a press release issued by the commission here on Thursday. The agreement was inked in Ukraine between Valery Pyatnitsky, Acting Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine, and visiting Commissioner for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn.


  2. Watching Gogol as the Grad Rockets FlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Foreign Policy

    It was a cold, gray afternoon in late October. On the central square, teenagers handed out flags of the separatist Donetsk People's Republic, while watched closely by armed men in camouflage.


  3. Tech sector leading Ukraine's revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Newsday

    It has been a year since President Viktor Yanukovych refused to sign Ukraine's EU Association Agreement, unleashing the Maidan Square street protests in Kiev that led to his ousting. Amongst other things, it calls for a free trade area in the next decade, steps towards visa-free travel, and Ukraine to adopt EU regulations and standards. 1 comment

  4. Ukraine's Pro-Western Parties Sign Coalition AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Sofia News Agency

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and US Vice President Joe Biden share a light moment during their briefing in Kiev, Ukraine, 21 November 2014. Photo by EPA/BGNES The new coalition formed after the October 26 elections unites 300 out of 450 members of parliament, making it possible to pass amendments to the constitution.


  5. 'How Ukraine was turned into a failed state in a year'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Russia Taday

    As a country with few socio-economic and political problems Ukraine has turned into a failed state torn by civil war and sectarian violence, with a lack of constitutional order and a destroyed economy, foreign affairs expert Nebojsa Malic told RT. Malic added that there has been a lot of talk about financial assistance for Ukraine but none of that has actually materialized. 7 comments

  6. Church Of God Prophecy International Has Sale To Benefit Ukrainian War RefugesRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 |

    With thousands of lives being affected by war in Ukraine, the employees of the Church of God of Prophecy International Offices felt compelled to do their part to provide funds for feeding and sheltering displaced church members.


  7. Culture war divides Russia's music starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | BBC News

    Andrei Makarevich is used to packing out big venues, but these days one of Russia's best known rock stars is struggling to get on stage, because of a culture war sparked by the conflict in eastern Ukraine. "It happens in the old, Soviet way," the musician shrugs, a veteran of old-style censorship who formed his hugely popular rock band Mashina Vremeni over four decades ago. 2 comments

  8. Ukrainian student hopes to develop American accent while studying at Fillmore CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Republican-Leader

    Khrystyna Kurylo loves English. The foreign exchange student from Ukraine hopes to take back a more developed American accent when she returns to her home country next summer.


  9. Biden to hold 'extensive' discussions with Ukraine leaders in KievRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | UPI

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to travel to Ukraine later this week as part of a multi-leg trip . Following day-long meetings in Morocco concerning efforts to counter the Islamic State, the vice president will head to Kiev, where he will meet with Ukrainian leaders on Friday and chair a roundtable on anti-corruption and rule of law reforms.


  10. The British Embassy In Kiev Is Trolling The Kremlin ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The British embassy in the Ukrainian capital has tweeted out a snarky guide on how to recognize a Russian tank. The T-72BM is a signature Russian tank that is not used by the Ukrainian military.


  11. German FM urges all parties in Ukraine crisis to honor truce dealRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    Visiting German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Tuesday urged all parties involved in the conflicts of eastern Ukraine to comply with the Minsk ceasefire agreement to defuse the crisis. "Minsk deal was not perfect, but it remains a landmark roadmap.


  12. Reporter's notebook: Ukraine rabbi tries to hold a dispersed community togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    KIEV Walking up to Kiev's Great Choral Synagogue on Monday morning, I ran into Yaakov Virin again. The former editor of Donetsk's Jewish newspaper, Yaakov is currently an internally displaced person, having made a circuit of Ukraine looking for sanctuary as his city crumbles.


  13. Ukraine: global modernization of the elevator capacities to halve the ...Read the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Agricultural Market

    According to estimations of APK-Inform analysts, to date the minimum and maximum tariffs for the basic operations at elevators in Ukraine significantly differ. Thus, the complex processing of grain masses at outdated elevators with high energy costs, is more expensive in nearly 3.6 times compared with modern elevators with energy-efficient and highly productive technical equipment.


  14. Ukraine needs peace to stop humanitarian disaster -- European LeftRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Green Left Weekly

    The statement below was released by the Party of the European Left on November 17. The EL is a Europe-wide political party that formed in 2004. It is composed of 26 members parties and seven observer parties.


  15. Ukraine takes economic swing at rebels - but might hit pensioners insteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    The conflict between Kiev and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine has opened a new economic front that will force civilians to leave rebel-held areas or lose government funding and services. Amid a steadily evaporating two-month old cease-fire , President Petro Poroshenko over the weekend ordered the cancellation of a previous law on " special status " for those territories.


  16. EU targets Ukraine separatists but is split on more Russia sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Star Online

    European Union governments moved to put more Ukrainian separatists under asset freezes and travel bans on Monday but took no action to step up economic sanctions on Russia despite voicing alarm about an upsurge of violence in Ukraine. EU foreign ministers in Brussels asked officials to put forward names of an unspecified number of pro-Russian separatists to be added to the EU's sanctions list by the end of the month.


  17. Ukraine pushing Europe to WWIII - nationalist party leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Russia Taday

    The head of the populist-nationalist Russian LDPR party has warned that the Kiev regime is repeating Serbia's steps of 1914 and could lead Europe to the start of a new World War. " Serbia's moves against Austro-Hungary provoked the First World War and today history is repeating itself ," Vladimir Zhirinovsky said in a statement published on the LDPR website on Monday. 6 comments

  18. Exclusive: Ukraine minister urges EU to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    The EU must speak with one voice to Russia over Ukraine and be ready to send a "clear message" it will impose more sanctions if necessary, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin told AFP in an interview Monday. Ukraine's Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin gives an exclusive interview to Agence France-Presse in Brussels, on November 17, 2014 "Now it is time to have a clear message to Moscow that further destabilisation in Ukraine will trigger further steps by the EU," Klimkin said as he visited Brussels for talks with new EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini.


  19. Russia sends back German diplomatRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | Newstime Africa

    Russia has sent back a German diplomat in retaliation for the expulsion of a Russian diplomat by Germany, officials said on Saturday. "An employee of our embassy in Moscow has left the country following a retaliatory measure by the Russian authorities," a German government official told The Anadolu Agency on condition of anonymity. 5 comments

  20. The best images from around the world for Nov. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Globe and Mail

    Faizur Ali, 8, looks at a toy artillery found in a garbage dump while scavenging for recyclable material on the outskirts of Gauhati, India. Laureen Harper, the wife of Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, performs a 'Hongi' with a traditionally dressed Maori warrior during a welcoming ceremony at Government House in Auckland, New Zealand.