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  1. Faking HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Counterpunch

    Anti-fascist Republicans sang it during the Spanish Civil War . Singing "The Internationale" today in Ukraine is punishable by up to ten years in prison.

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  2. Ukrainian-Jewish billionaire Igor Kolomoisky sues RussiaRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    Ukrainian-Jewish billionaire Igor Kolomoisky sued Russia in an international court over his inability to operate an airport in Crimea. The Permanent Court of Arbitration, a Hague-based intergovernmental organization with 117 member states, announced on Wednesday that it would review the lawsuit, Reuters reported .

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  3. Jewish politician on trial in Ukraine invokes blood libelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    In 1913, the Russian empire and the world stood rapt as Mendel Beilis, a Jewish factory worker, fought for his life in a Kiev courtroom. Accused of murdering a Christian child in order to use his blood for Passover matzot, Beilis was eventually exonerated, despite the Czarist government's efforts to ensure a conviction.

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  4. Ukrainian Jews call for government to free imprisoned politicianRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    The Ukrainian government's treatment of a prominent Jewish politician accused of involvement in organized crime is "unacceptable and deeply wrong," the Jewish community of Dnepropetrovsk has asserted. Hennadiy Korban, who served under Jewish oligarch Ihor Kolomoisky as deputy governor of the Dnepropetrovsk region until early 2015 and currently heads the nationalist UKROP political party, was detained during a massive raid by the Security Service of Ukraine in November.

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  5. Moscow Confirms Suspension of Russian-Ukrainian 'Dnepr' Rocket LaunchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    Launches of Russian-Ukrainian carrier rockets have been suspended in accordance with President Vladimir Putin's decree, Russia's Strategic Missile Forces Commander Col. Gen. Sergei Karakaev said Wednesday.

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  6. Ukraine Travel WarningRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Kansas City InfoZine

    Russia-backed separatists continue to control areas in the Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts, where violent clashes have resulted in over 9,000 deaths. A ceasefire agreement established a de facto dividing line between Ukrainian government-controlled and separatist-held areas of Ukraine, with numerous checkpoints controlled by government and separatist forces.

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  7. Ukrainian city to rename street after SchneersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    A Chabad-Lubavitch rabbi reflects at the gravesite of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson. The Ukrainian city where the Lubavitcher Rebbe grew up announced that it will soon name a street in his honor.

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  8. Ukrainian city to rename streets after Jewish leader, and anti-SemiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    The Ukrainian city where the Lubavitcher Rebbe grew up has announced that it will soon name a street in his honor. The name of Rabbi Menachem-Mendel Shneerson, who led the Chabad-Lubavitch hasidic movement from his home in Brooklyn for the second half of the 20th century, was included on a list of streets soon to be renamed, according to the Dnepropetrovsk municipality.

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  9. Conti making OTR tires in RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Tire Business

    ... private venture, with two factories - the radial plant in Drobeta and a bias-ply plant in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine. The firm lists its world headquarters in Miami. This report appeared in European Rubber Journal , a United Kingdom-based sister ...

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  10. Ukrainian Jewish leader accuses Kiev of 'flirting with radicals'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    "Today it is obvious that the government has played with the radicals. Instead of putting them in their place a year ago," says Jewish oligarch Vadim Rabinovich. 1 comment

  11. Detained Ukrainian politician's sister threatens to self-immolate in TARead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    The politicians's lawyers have termed the arrest a kidnapping and stated that they had minimal information regarding how it came about. A Star of David burns in flames during a protest against Israeli attacks on Gaza in front of the Israeli embassy in Ankara.

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  12. Prominent Ukrainian Jewish politician arrested in security raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    Hennadiy Korban served under oligarch Ihor Kolomoisky as deputy governor of Dnepropetrovsk region until earlier this year, and currently heads the UKROP political party. A prominent Ukrainian Jewish politician linked to oligarch Ihor Kolomoisky was arrested on Saturday on suspicion of running an organized crime organization, according to local media.

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  13. Ukrainian pastors ask Valley for help to assist refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

    Two Ukrainian pastors on a mission to help refugees are back in the desert. News Channel 3 and CBS Local 3 first met them not long after the conflict along the Russian border started.

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  14. Ukraine conflict increases need for foreign aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | The Jewish News Weekly

    For many years Rami Waisman, the director of a major jewelry chain, was earning enough to give back handsomely to the Jewish communal institutions in his eastern Ukraine hometown, Dnepropetrovsk. But these days Waisman is struggling and can no longer financially support such institutions as the local synagogue, mikvah and Jewish day school where his son attends kindergarten.

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  15. The Solution to Jewish Status of Ukrainian Olim?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    A new project to help those in Ukraine eligible to make aliyah clarify their Jewish status in a conversion process even before immigrating to Israel was launched over the weekend in Kiev. As aliyah from Ukraine rises dramatically, with no fewer than 7,100 olim expected in 2015 , the new "Maslul" project aims to have olim start studying for conversion even as they prepare for aliyah.

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  16. Pre-aliyah conversion project launched in UkraineRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2015 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    The program , titled "Maslul," Hebrew for path or course, was launched Thursday at the Galitska Synagogue in Kiev with funding from the Harry A. Triguboff Foundation . Among those attending the launch was the Australian philanthropist Harry Triguboff, who was joined by senior staff from the Jewish National Fund, the Jewish Agency and Keren Hayesod, as well as dozens of leaders of Ukrainian Jewry.

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  17. BAKU: Ukrainian president asked to abolish document on Armenian genocideRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2015 | Groong

    Azeri-Press news agency , Azerbaijan October 2, 2015 Friday Ukrainian president asked to abolish document on Armenian genocide As a protest to the document on the Armenian genocide adopted by Dnipropetrovsk City Mayor's Office, as well as fraudulent voting during the adoption of the document, organizations representing some ethnic peoples in Ukraine appealed to the Verkhovna Rada, President Petro Poroshenko and Dnipropetrovsk City Mayor's Office.

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  18. Mr Saakashvili goes to OdessaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | The Economist

    IN THE spring of 2014, as the war in eastern Ukraine's Donbas region was breaking out, deadly clashes wracked the elegant port city of Odessa. On May 2nd pro-Russian separatists shot at pro-Ukrainian demonstrators from behind police lines.

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  19. Ukraine Travel WarningRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2015 | State Department

    The Department of State warns U.S. citizens to defer all travel to Crimea and the eastern regions of Donetsk and Luhansk, and recommends those U.S. citizens currently living in or visiting these regions to depart. This supersedes the Travel Warning for Ukraine dated January 5 to provide updated information on the security situation in southern and eastern Ukraine.

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  20. Ukrainian military breaches ceasefire regime four times in past 24 hours - DPRRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2015 | Interfax

    Sept 10 - The DPR has registered four ceasefire breaches and Ukraine continues to transfer weapons and prepare battalions to be sent to Donbas. "Units of nationalist battalions and foreign mercenaries continue breaching the ceasefire regime [...] In Tsvrichanka, Dnepropetrovsk region, bandit groups are being intensively prepared to be sent to the anti-terrorist operation zone. 1 comment