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  1. Oz-some! Ukrainians shocked by huge twister in their regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Russia Taday

    A tornado hit several villages in the Dnepropetrovsk region in Ukraine's south this week. Locals reported that roofs were blown off, trees torn from the ground, and fish from the river covered the roads, adding they had never seen anything like it before.

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  2. Jewish Agency seeks to streamline Ukraine efforts as immigrants deal with war traumasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Jerusalem Post

    Immigrants escaping the fighting in Ukraine could require extended stays in absorption centers to deal with the issues brought about by surviving war. Jewish refugees from eastern ukraine cry as they recount their stories of escape during a gathering in Kiev just before passover..

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  3. McCain: US will supply gas to Ukraine, Europe in 2 yrsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Russia Taday

    The US will be able to supply natural gas to Ukraine and Europe within two years, Senator John McCain pledged in Kiev. The American politician believes that only gas reliance prevents European countries from hardening sanctions against Russia.

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  4. Ukraine Holocaust Memorial Defaced With SwastikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Forward

    A Holocaust monument in Ukraine was vandalized with a red swastika that the perpetrators painted over a Star of David symbol. The vandalism in Nikopol, an eastern Ukrainian city located 60 miles from Dnepropetrovsk, occurred on June 16, according to a report Tuesday by the Federation of Jewish Communities of Ukraine.

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  5. Vandals paint swastika on Ukrainian Holocaust monumentRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    A Holocaust monument in Ukraine was vandalized with a red swastika that the perpetrators painted over a Star of David symbol. The vandalism in Nikopol, an eastern Ukrainian city located 60 miles from Dnepropetrovsk, occurred on June 16, according to a report Tuesday by the Federation of Jewish Communities of Ukraine.

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  6. From Pisky and Avdiivka to Volnovakha and ShyrokyneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | The Day

    "ON THE LINE OF FIRE" EXHIBITION OFTEN DRAWS POWERFUL EMOTIONS AMONG COMMON PEOPLE. SOMETIMES, ELDERLY WOMEN AND CHILDREN CRY.

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  7. At least 19 killed in fighting in eastern UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Post-gazette.com

    Fighting broke out Wednesday between separatist forces and Ukrainian soldiers on the outskirts of Donetsk, in eastern Ukraine, killing at least 19 people, officials from both sides said, and threatening an already-fragile cease-fire. Through the day, a seesaw battle was waged with tanks and rocket launchers for control of two small towns, Maryinka and Krasnohorivka, held by the government.

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  8. German FM visits Ukrainian JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, who is currently in Israel on a state visit, stopped by the Jewish community of Dnepropetrovsk in Ukraine on Saturday, paying a Shabbat visit to the city's synagogue and Jewish center. The senior German official met with hundreds of parishioners following morning services at the city's Menorah Center, which is widely considered the world's largest Jewish community complex, as well as city rabbi Shmuel Kamenetzki and senior community leaders.

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  9. Kiev's Repression of Anti-Fascism in OdessaRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | Counterpunch

    Yvette Carnell writes a scathing history of Lynching in America; Ajamu Baraka on Netanyahu the Rejectionist; Patrick Smith on Reinventing the Foreign Correspondent; Peter Lee on the escalating cyberwar between the US and China; Jeffrey St. Clair on the Real Israeli Defense Force: the US Congress. Plus: Mike Whitney: Getting Cured in Vietnam; JoAnn Wypijewski on Gramsci, Chick Webb and the Art of Living Well; Chris Floyd: Learning About the Rapture from Michele Bachmann and Lee Ballinger: Driving Nat King Cole.

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  10. 'Great Ukrainian Wall': Kiev plans to spend $200mn on Russian border defensesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Russia Taday

    Kiev authorities have approved a major new program to isolate the country from Russia by constructing an enormous barrier, equipped with anti-tank ditches and remote controlled weapons stations. They intend to spend $200 million on the grand plan. 4 comments

  11. Media Serfdom in UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Transitions Online

    On 25 February 2015, Aleksandr Velichko, an official in the Dnepropetrovsk municipal government, disappeared. Ten days later, a recording appeared on an anonymous YouTube channel in which Velichko exposed the alleged involvement of the city council and mayor in corruption schemes and claimed that he had fabricated his own disappearance.

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  12. Chabad Rabbi: Thousands of Russian Jews Awaken to Their RootsRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2015 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    Rabbi Shmuel Kaminsky of Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine, discussed the mass Seder he presided over in a city where some fifty thousand Jews live.

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  13. Jewish World, 2:14 AMChabad Rabbi: Thousands of Russian Jews Awaken to Their RootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Rabbi Shmuel Kaminsky, the Chabad emissary in the city of Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine, discussed the mass Seder he presided over in a city where some fifty thousand Jews live. In the city, however, there are also tens of thousands of Jews who do not identify themselves as such and do not know about their past as Jews.

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  14. Chabad Makes Seders Possible for Thousands in Russia and UkraineRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Rabbi Shmuel Kamenetsky, Chabad emissary in the city of Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine spoke with Arutz Sheva about the public Seder in a city where there are some fifty thousand Jews but of which of thousands of are not aware of their Jewish identity nor their history. The night of the last seder, Rabbi Kamenetsky said many observed in their homes, lacking both supplies and guidance to hold, and which were able to take place with the help of the city's Chabad House.

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  15. Far right group to join Ukrainian militaryRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    The leader of a far right nationalist movement that assembled the bulk of the fighters involved in the 2013 Ukrainian revolution will now advise the head of his country's armed forces, Ukrainian media reported Monday. According to the Defense Ministry, Dmitri Yarosh, the founder of Pravy Sektor , will advise Ukrainian Chief of Staff Viktor Muzhenko.

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  16. Yemen's foreign refugees tell RT: 'Russia was the only country to offer evacuation'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Russia Taday

    Russians and citizens from other countries, who had to be evacuated from Yemen, upon arrival at Chkalovsky airport in the Moscow Region. The fifth Russian plane from Yemen carrying 150 refugees from 12 countries has landed in Moscow.

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  17. Ukraine factory provides jobs for locals, shmurah matzah for exportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Jewish News Weekly

    With one eye on a digital countdown timer, Binyamin Vestrikov jumps up and down while slamming a heavy rolling pin into a piece of dough. Aware of his comical appearance to the journalist watching, he exaggerates his movements to draw laughs from a dozen colleagues at the kneading station of Tiferet Hamatzot - a factory believed to be Europe's only permanently open bakery for handmade shmurah matzah.

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  18. Jewish Ukrainian Governor Quits Amidst Fight with PresidentRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Igor Kolomoisky, the billionaire Jewish governor of the Dnepropetrovsk region, has resigned in a move many attribute to a dispute with President Petro Poroshenko. The two differ on control of a couple state-owned firms.

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  19. Before immigrating, Ukrainian Jews have 'Passover meal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    Jewish refugees from eastern Ukraine celebrate a simulated Passover 'seder' meal at The Jewish Agency's refugee center outside Dnepropetrovsk ahead of their immigration to Israel, March 29, 2015. Dozens of Ukrainian Jews who plan to move to Israel in the coming days held a simulated Passover festive meal on Sunday at a Jewish Agency for Israel refugee center in the city of Dnepropetrovsk.

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  20. Ukrainian Jewish governor resigns amid dispute with presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    Igor Kolomoisky The Ukrainian Jewish billionaire Igor Kolomoisky resigned as governor of the Dnepropetrovsk region amid a dispute with President Petro Poroshenko over control of two state-owned firms. Kolomoisky, who has poured millions of his own wealth into preparing Ukraine's army to fight against Russia, sent Poroshenko his resignation letter late last week, the news website evreiskiy.kiev.ua reported. 1 comment