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  1. NATO-Russia Pact Mired In Mistrust Amid Ukraine FalloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    Lithuanian troops take part in a multinational NATO training exercise. Reports that the alliance could be bolstering its present in Eastern Europe have drawn sharp criticism from Moscow.

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  2. Tigran Mansurian: I Am The Musician Of The Armenian LanguageRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Groong

    TIGRAN MANSURIAN: I AM THE MUSICIAN OF THE ARMENIAN LANGUAGE Lora Sarı 06.12.2015 12:24 CULTURE AND ARTS Known as the greatest living Armenian composer, Tigran Mansurian was in Istanbul for a special occasion. Although I was initially overwhelmed by his presence, thanks to his kindness and sincerity, our interview soon turned into a sweet conversation.

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  3. James boxes superbly for European bronzeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Milford Mercury

    JAMES Probert was the youngest participant in the whole competition as part of the four-man Welsh team to travel to Lviv in the Ukraine for the recent European Junior Boxing Championships but once again he showed what a talented youngster he is when he won a bronze medal after just losing out in the semi-final to the eventual winner. Still only 14 years old, James was competing against boxers from all over Europe in the prestigious seven-day competition who were almost 16, but he showed real composure and skill to gain a unanimous points' verdict over Ignazio Livio in the early rounds.

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  4. Sisters-in-law face different realities at European GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    " As Mariya Stadnyk hugged the first lady of Azerbaijan on the top step of the European Games podium Monday, her sister-in-law Yana Rattigan prepared to return to the grind of multiple jobs and 18-hour days. The two hail from the same city in Ukraine and both are world-class wrestlers, but their experiences of the inaugural European Games in the ex-Soviet nation of Azerbaijan could not be more different.

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  5. Caught in the Middle: War in Ukraine Creates No Man's LandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | The St. Petersburg Times

    A single crack of an automatic rifle shattered the tomb-like silence of this no-man's-land village in east Ukraine. The gunshot, fired in error by a jumpy soldier, sent government border guard troops on patrol this week scrambling to brace against the ambush they expect every time they venture into Katerynivka.

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  6. Ukraine says it may freeze debt payments to fund warRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Ukraine's Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk arrives for a meeting on Capitol Hill June 10, 2015 in Washington, DC. Yatsenyuk met with Republican law makers while visiting Washington.

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  7. Georgian leader's appointment makes Ukraine personal for Vladimir PutinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies "I discussed this personally with Putin a while ago.

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  8. Russian Consulate General in Kharkiv pelted with eggs, dyeRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 | Interfax

    KYIV. June 11 - About 100 people threw eggs and paint at the building of the Russian Consulate General in Kharkiv; by 9 p.m. protestors had started to disperse, the Russian Embassy to Ukraine told Interfax. "About 100 people held a picket outside the building of the Russian Consulate General in Kharkiv this evening.

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  9. The ordinary miracles of Jacques HnizdovskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | The Day

    The National Art Museum of Ukraine launched a project the other day to mark the birth centenary of the Ukrainian-American artist Jacques Hnizdovsky. The exposition comprises about 150 artworks by the master from the collections of the NAMU, the National Andrei Sheptytsky Museum of Lviv, and the Ukrainian Catholic University, as well as the private collections of Pavlo Gudimov, Lydia and Petro Matiiashek, Viktor and Kateryna Yushchenko, etc.

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  10. Putin: God gave me perfect judgmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Mashable

    In a wide-ranging interview with the Italian daily Corriere della Sera, the Russian president was asked whether he had any regrets about decisions he's made in his life. "I can't remember anything at this moment," Putin answered.

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  11. Isolated Putin seeks sympathetic ally in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    Vladimir Putin visited the World Expo on Wednesday at the start of a high-profile visit to Italy and the Vatican just two days after the G7 threatened tougher sanctions against Russia over the country's aggression towards Ukraine. The Russian president was greeted by around 200 well-wishers waving Russian flags as he arrived, almost an hour late, for a tour of his country's pavilion at the world fair.

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  12. Putin seeks sympathetic hearing in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Rome---Vladimir Putin makes a rare international outing on Wednesday with a high-profile visit to Italy and the Vatican two days after the G7 threatened him with tougher sanctions over Ukraine. The Russian president is due in Milan to visit his country's pavilion at the World Expo and will travel on to Rome, where an audience with Pope Francis is expected to focus on Ukraine amid fears a second ceasefire agreed in February is falling apart.

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  13. IMF Says It May Finance Ukraine Even If Creditors Don't Get PaidRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. The International Monetary Fund's No.

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  14. G-7 warns Russia of more sanctions over Ukraine, pledges climate actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | The China Post

    World leaders Monday warned Russia it would face stepped-up sanctions for its "aggression" in Ukraine, as they wrapped up a G-7 meeting also pledging strong action to fight climate change. At a luxury retreat nestled in the picture-perfect Bavarian Alps, the leaders of the most powerful countries also tackled threats to global security posed by Islamist extremism and risks to the global economy from Greece.

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  15. Pro-Russian rebels amass army sufficient for 'mid-sized European ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | ABC News

    Ukraine's defence minister has accused pro-Russian rebels backed up by Moscow's forces of assembling a 40,000-strong army, sufficient for a "mid-sized European state". Stepan Poltorak's estimates fly in the face of Russia's denials that it either backs the separatist fighters or covertly sneaks troops across its south-western border into the Ukrainian warzone.

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  16. Ukraine says rebels have army of 'mid-sized European state'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Ukraine Defence Minister Stepan Poltorak's estimates fly in the face of Russia's denials that it either backs the separatist fighters or covertly sneaks troops across its south-western border into the Ukrainian warzone. A file picture of Ukrainian Defence Minister Stepan Poltorak saluting during a ceremony in Kiev.

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  17. G7 warns Russia of more sanctions, pledges climate actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | The Peninsula

    World leaders Monday warned Russia it would face stepped-up sanctions for its "aggression" in Ukraine, as they wrapped up a G7 meeting also pledging strong action to fight climate change. At a luxury retreat nestled in the picture-perfect Bavarian Alps, the leaders of the most powerful countries also tackled threats to global security posed by Islamist extremism and risks to the global economy from Greece.

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  18. These artists want you to occupy a Russian exhibit and win a trip to CrimeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | The Washington Post

    What do you call a person who shows up in a neighboring nation wearing camouflage and fighting an undeclared war? Why - on vacation. That's the excuse the Russian government has used several times when its soldiers were caught in the bitter conflict in eastern Ukraine.

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  19. Police injured during clashes at Ukraine Pride marchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Washington Blade

    A Ukrainian nationalist attacks a police officer on June 6, 2015, during an LGBT Pride march in Kiev, Ukraine. Ten people were injured on Saturday during clashes that broke out at an LGBT Pride march in the Ukrainian capital.

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  20. Will Transdnestr Crisis Force Russia Into War?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | The St. Petersburg Times

    The West should help defuse a potentially explosive situation over Russia's military access to the self-proclaimed republic of Transdnestr which is shaping up as another Russia-Ukraine flash point. On May 21, the Ukrainian parliament voted to suspend all military cooperation with Russia, effectively terminating the 1995 agreement giving Russia military transit rights across Ukraine to its forces in Transdnestr.

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