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  1. Elton John Lobbies for LGBT Rights in Ukraine, Says He'd Like to Meet Putin: VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2015 | Towleroad

    Sir Elton John, accompanied by his husband David Furnish, met with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in Kiev on Saturday to lobby him on LGBT rights after speaking at the Yalta European Strategy forum where he spoke on the same topic. He came with a simple plea for Ukrainians to support tolerance and equal rights for all - regardless of race or sexual orientation.

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  2. Highlights of The WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2015 | The St. Petersburg Times

    A migrant worker from Uzbekistan collects potatoes at a private agrarian field in the village of Beryozovka near Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, Sept. 7. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov shakes hands with Vice-President of the European Commission for Budget and Human Resources Kristalina Georgieva during a meeting in Moscow, Sept.

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  3. 'Progress made' towards resolving Ukraine conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2015 | Al Jazeera

    Progress has been made towards a resolution of the conflict in Ukraine, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has said after meeting his Russian, Ukrainian and French counterparts in Berlin. Steinmeier said on Saturday that Ukraine and Russia were "less confrontational" than at previous talks and that they were closer to striking an agreement on the withdrawal of weapons from the demarcation line between separatists and Ukrainian forces in eastern Ukraine.

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  4. Ukraine has 'long way to go' on gay rights: Elton JohnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    A handout picture taken and released by the Ukrainian presidential press-service on September 12, 2015 shows Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko meeting with British rockstar Elton John in Kyiv. AFP photo Veteran British rockstar Elton John on Sept.

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  5. Top officials hail 'progress' on Ukraine dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    Progress has been made on some contentious issues in the peace process, the foreign ministers of Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France said after holding talks in Berlin to prepare for a summit in Paris on October 2. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier and French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius chat as they wait for their Russian and Ukrainian counterparts ahead of a meeting in Berlin September 12, 2015 Germany's top diplomat, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, said the meeting had been "less confrontational" than previous ones and that the warring sides were now "very close" to an agreement on withdrawing heavy weapons from the frontline.

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  6. Ukrainian PM warns West not to lift Russia sanctions : September 13, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Daily Times

    KIEV: Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk on Saturday urged the West not to lift sanctions on Russia for its role in the Ukraine conflict unless the Minsk peace deal is fully implemented. His call came ahead of a meeting of the foreign ministers of Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France in Berlin to prepare for a summit to be held in Paris in early October.

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  7. OSCE head says Sept. 1 cease-fire in eastern Ukraine holdingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Connecticut Post

    German foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, left and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov pose for a picture ahead of their meeting with their French and Ukrainian counterparts at the foreign ministry's guest house, Villa Borsig, at lake Tegel, in Berlin on Saturday Sept. 12, 2015.

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  8. Elton John urges Ukraine to accept gaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Sir Elton John, left, and Ukrainian tycoon and philanthropist Viktor Pinchuk during the 12th Annual Meeting entitled "At Risk: How New Ukraine's Fate Affects Europe and the World" organized by the Yalta European Strategy . Sir Elton John speaking during the 12th Annual Meeting entitled "At Risk: How New Ukraine's Fate Affects Europe and the World" organized by the Yalta European Strategy in partnership with the Victor Pinchuk Foundation... Police have detained a man who they believe may have ties to a string of freeway shootings that have rattled Phoenix over the past two weeks.

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  9. Collected Department Releases: Assistant Secretary Nuland Travel to Ukraine and CyprusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2015 | State Department

    On September 10, Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland will travel to Kyiv, Ukraine, to participate in the Yalta European Strategy Annual Meeting. She will also meet with senior Ukrainian officials, party leaders, and civil society members to discuss a range of bilateral and regional issues. 3 comments

  10. Kalb: Putin won in UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The war in Ukraine has slipped off the front pages. Eighteen months ago, when Russian President Vladimir Putin seized Crimea and then instigated a pro-Russian rebellion in the Donbas region, Ukraine was hot news.

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  11. Reform Jewish leader in Crimea thanks PutinRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2015 | The Jewish News Weekly

    During a meeting with Vladimir Putin, a leader of Reform Jews in Crimea said his community's situation has improved since Russia annexed the peninsula from Ukraine. Anatoly Gendin, chairman of the Ner Tamid Reform Synagogue in the Crimean capital of Simferopol, thanked the Russian president last week for what Gendin described as Russian authorities' attentiveness to the requests of Crimean Jews on restitution and other matters, and the rule of law in the disputed territory "after years of fruitless appeals to Ukraine."

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  12. Human rights activist: "No judgment other than acquittal will be lawful in this case"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | The Day

    The North Caucasus District Military Court in Rostov-on-Don pronounced sentence on filmmaker Oleh Sentsov and anti-fascist activist Oleksandr Kolchenko on August 25. Sentsov was sentenced to 20 years in a high-security prison, and Kolchenko to 10 years in the same kind of facility. The day before, the Russian prosecutors demanded that Sentsov be sentenced to 23 years in a high-security prison, and Kolchenko to 12 years.

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  13. Embry-Riddle student killed, at least 2 injured in multiple-car pile-up on Willow Creek RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | The Daily Courier

    ... Club and a member of the Air Line Pilots Association's Aviation Collegiate Education Club. Originally from Yalta, Ukraine, Gavryushenko moved to the U.S. as a young teenager, according to a college essay she wrote when she was 16 years old. In the ...

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  14. Crimea Reform Jewish leader thanks Putin in post-annexation meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    KIEV, Ukraine- During a meeting with Vladimir Putin, a leader of Reform Jews in Crimea said his community's situation has improved since Russia annexed the peninsula from Ukraine. Anatoly Gendin, chairman of the Ner Tamid Reform Synagogue in the Crimean capital of Simferopol, thanked the Russian president Monday for what Gendin described as Russian authorities' attentiveness to the requests of Crimean Jews on restitution and other matters, and the rule of law in the disputed territory.

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  15. Roy Jones Declared Enemy of the State in UkraineRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2015 | Boxing Scene

    Boxing is a risky business and so is politics. Mixing them together can produce an explosive pack, which is twice as risky for all the participants taking part in a politicized event.

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  16. Putin vs. Poroshenko, The Blame GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | Examiner.com

    With tension taught between the Russian Federation and Ukraine, president Vladimir Putin's trip to Yalta has his counterpart concerned.President Petro Poroshenko said the Crimean trip is a means to stir up controversy in an already volatile diplomatic... The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko spoke yesterday and blamed Russian President Vladimir Putin of stirring up tension in Eastern Ukraine when the latter attended a tourism conference in Yalta . Putin spoke today about the escalation of fighting in the Donbass region and that Kiev was to blame.

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  17. Putin slams 'external control' over Ukraine on Crimea visitRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2015 | Thanh Nein News

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday slammed alleged "external control" over Ukraine's government as he made his third visit to the Crimean peninsula since Moscow seized the region from Kiev last year. "I am sure that despite all the current difficulties the situation in Ukraine will improve and Ukraine will develop," Putin said in televised comments during a meeting with local officials.

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  18. Ukrainian President Slams Putin's Visit to Cr...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko criticized Russian leader Vladimir Putin for visiting Russia-annexed Crimea on Monday, saying his action was part of a plan to whip up tensions in eastern Ukraine. "This is a challenge to the civilized world and a continuation of the plan to escalate the situation which is being carried out by Russian troops and their mercenaries in the Donbass [east Ukraine]," Poroshenko said in a Facebook post.

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  19. Putin's Crimea visit aims to stir up Ukraine conflict: PoroshenkoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Russian President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with his Ukrainian counterpart, Petro Poroshenko, as Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev looks on prior to their talks in Minsk on August 26, 2014. KIEV: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko criticized Russian leader Vladimir Putin for visiting Russia-annexed Crimea on Monday, saying his action was part of a plan to whip up tensions in eastern Ukraine.

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  20. EU condemns escalation of violence near MariupolRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | EurActiv.com

    The EU condemned the recent escalation of violence near Mariupol on Monday , a Ukrainian city located on the Azov Sea, between the Russian border and the Crimea peninsula, illegally annexed by Moscow in March 2014. Media correspondents said today's fighting was between Ukrainian government forces in Mariupol and artillery positioned to the east of the city in territory under the control of pro-Russian separatists.

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