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  1. Ex-prime minister Hatoyama defies Tokyo, defends referendum in Crimea as constitutionalRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Former Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama, visiting Crimea despite criticism from Tokyo, on Wednesday held talks with Crimean leader Sergey Aksyonov in Simferopol, the peninsula's main city. According to media reports, Hatoyama expressed his view during the talks that Japan should "normalize" its relations with Russia by lifting its sanctions against the country.


  2. Hatoyama visits Crimea despite objections by TokyoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Former Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama arrived Tuesday in Crimea despite stiff opposition from Tokyo to a trip that could be seen as legitimizing Moscow's annexation of the Black Sea peninsula. The government had urged Hatoyama not to visit the region, which was annexed by Russia about a year ago.


  3. Rebels dig new front-line positions despite Ukraine ceasefireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Deutsche Welle

    Separatist fighters continue preparing their positions in the war against Kyiv forces. Though this part of Ukraine has been relatively quiet since the ceasefire, tensions remain high, reports Kitty Logan from Debaltseve.


  4. Putin Says Crimeans Were Surveyed Before Annexation VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev visit the Anton Chekhov House-Museum in Yalta, in the annexed Ukrainian region of Crimea, in August 2014. Russian President Vladimir Putin says he told senior security officials of his decision to take Crimea just hours after embattled Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych abandoned power.


  5. Putin admits to ordering Crimea's annexation before referendumRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Russian President Vladimir Putin admitted that he ordered the annexation of Crimea hours after the ouster of Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych, and a week before the regional authorities of the peninsula rebelled against the government in Kiev calling for an independence referendum, Efe news agency reported. State-owned Russia TV released late Sunday the trailer of a documentary film scheduled to be broadcast in the coming days in which Putin will disclose the details of Crimea's annexation and the special operation to take out the former Ukrainian president from his hometown of Donetsk, where he took refuge upon fleeing Kiev in the early hours of February 22. "Heavy machine guns were installed there to act without further parley.


  6. Noted Ukrainian scholar to speak on collapse of Soviet UnionRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | University of Kansas

    A Harvard professor of Ukrainian history and leading authority on Eastern Europe will present "Who Killed the Soviet Union? Revisiting the Fall of the USSR" next week at the University of Kansas for the Ukrainian Studies 2015 Palij Lecture. Serhii Plokhii, Mykhailo Hrushevsky Professor of Ukrainian History at Harvard, will deliver the lecture at 7 p.m. Monday, March 9, in the Malott Room of the Kansas Union.


  7. A proxy war between Russia and the West?Read the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    The other possible action scenario refers mainly to an agreement between the Grand Powers, first of all Russia and the USA, to find a drastic solution that would be convenient to both parties. In an article recently published on the website of "club Valdai", a Russian think tank close to Vladimir Putin, meaningfully entitled "A Mini-Yalta", author Fyodor Lukianov pointed out that "Minsk 2015 won't go down in history as Vienna 1815 or Yalta 1945 in the sense that it did not and could not give rise to a new order or rules of the game."


  8. Poltava Ensemble set to perform March 1 at Cugnet CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Weyburn This Week

    The Weyburn Concert Series has secured the highly acclaimed performance group, the Poltava Ensemble, to perform March 1 at 2:00 p.m. in the Cugnet Centre. The Poltava Ensemble of Song, Music and Dance is a 50 member group of Ukrainian dancers, musicians and singers.


  9. Europe should be afraid of weak RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Pravda

    The referendum in the Crimea in 2014 took place without any violations, Italian political scientist Ivan Marino said in an interview with Pravda.Ru that he kindly agreed to give during the recent conference "Yalta 1945. Past, Present and Future."


  10. How is the Ukraine-Russian crisis effecting football?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Football.co.uk

    The Ukraine-Russian crisis is one of the biggest an on-going global problems today with over a hundred people dying on the front line every day. Before this crisis, however, Ukraine and Russia had two of the fastest developing leagues in the world, so how have they been affected by the fighting? Russia are due to host the 2018 World Cup but insist the preparation for the tournament will not be affected by the fighting.


  11. The Illusions of Kremlin AccomodatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Real Clear Politics

    It's high time that the West understood how far the Russian System is willing to go to survive. And it's high time it roused itself from its postmodern dreams of accommodation and compromise.


  12. Our East-West lines are just artificesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    Seventy years ago this week, the leaders of Britain, the United States and the Soviet Union gathered in Crimea and hammered out a deal that would draw the dividing line between the Western and Eastern worlds. The line was purely arbitrary, paying no heed to nations or languages or geographies or cultures, bisecting Berlin and redrawing most Central European countries.


  13. Putin Wins AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Slate Magazine

    The hastily arranged Ukraine peace talks in Minsk, Belarus, coincided with the 70th anniversary of the end of the Yalta Conference on Feb. 11, 1945. Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill spent a week haggling over the fate of Eastern Europe with Josef Stalin.


  14. Belkovsky: If Minsk makes concessions to Russia, Putin will take further stepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Charter97

    Russia has intensified its military presence in the Donbass region to demand to meet its requirements during the Norman format summit in Minsk. " Vladimir Putin sells the peace, so that is why he should significantly aggravate the war before having talks with the European leaders.


  15. Tuesday interview: only now am I learning to live with the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Her family lived through the horrors of forced starvation under Stalin.


  16. Ukraine crisis analysis: The US and Nato cannot solve this - only Ukrainians can do thatRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 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 The severed section of the fuselage lay 20 yards from a part of the undercarriage, beyond that were two upturned seats.


  17. 'New Iron Curtain emerging along the border of Ukraine and Russia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Russia Taday

    "Russia has not been taken seriously - ultimately, since [the] Malta [Summit]. That was the moment when the idea of the Soviet Union and then Russia was lost as a genuine source of innovation and thinking on European security," professor of Russian and European politics at the University of Kent, Richard Sakwa, explained one of the reasons behind the escalation of the ongoing Ukrainian conflict in an exclusive Thursday interview to RT.


  18. Interview: China hopes to help improve world order: ambassadorRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    China hopes to be a reformer who will go all out to help improve the international order in a world facing complex security challenges, said Chinese Ambassador to Belgium Qu Xing. The end of the Cold War does not mean the end of the post-World War II world system, Qu told Xinhua in an interview during the ongoing Munich Security Conference, themed "the Collapse of the International Order."


  19. Russia raises tensions with 'Big Three' monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The China Post

    Russia on Thursday defied critics by unveiling a monument to the watershed 1945 "Big Three" Yalta summit, despite objections from an ethnic group persecuted under Joseph Stalin's rule. The 10-ton monument was inspired by enduring images of then Soviet leader Stalin, U.S. president Franklin D. Roosevelt and British prime minister Winston Churchill meeting in the Crimean peninsula town of Yalta to decide the fate of the post-war world.


  20. Opinion: War or peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Deutsche Welle

    Now that the situation in eastern Ukraine has escalated, Angela Merkel and Francois Hollande are on a diplomatic mission to Kyiv and Moscow. It's the last chance to keep the peace in Europe, says DW's Bernd Johann.