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U.S. ambassador to Ukraine: Geneva deal a best chancea to de-escalate crisis

The U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine said Sunday that a pact reached this past week to de-escalate the crisis in Ukraine is the "best chance that we've got" to do so diplomatically.


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Sun Apr 20, 2014


Six Things I Saw In Eastern Ukraine

Join NPR's London Correspondent Ari Shapiro Monday, April 21, at 2 p.m. Eastern Time, for a live Facebook chat about his reporting in Ukraine.


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The Daily Star

Pope leads Easter celebrations marred by Ukraine

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis celebrated Easter Mass Sunday with a message of social solidarity as the world's Orthodox marked a holiday marred by bitter divisions over Ukraine and clashes broke out in occupied Jerusalem.


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Russia Taday

Ukraine must solve crisis itself to avoid bloodshed, IMF debt slavery

Mediation won't resolve the crisis in Ukraine, as all international players have their own interests there, Wide Awake News founder Charlie McGrath told RT, adding that only the Ukrainians can drag their country out of the current "quagmire."


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Mysterious fatal shooting in eastern Ukraine

Mystery surrounds a shooting incident on a country road in eastern Ukraine that left at least one person dead and ratcheted up tensions in the region, where pro-Russian groups have seized government buildings and set up roadblocks in defiance of authorities in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev.


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Ukraine PM blasts anti-Jewish leaflets, demands justice

Ukraine's prime minister voiced outrage at reports that masked men in east Ukraine's main city handed out leaflets demanding Jews register or be expelled, NBC News reported Saturday.


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CBC News

Ukraine crisis: Easter 'truce' broken after deadly gun attack

At least two people have been killed following a gunfight between two groups of civilian militias in the eastern city of Slovyansk.


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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Russia Taday

Five reportedly killed in E. Ukraine shooting

Five people have been reportedly killed in a shooting in Slavyansk, a city in eastern Ukraine held by anti-government protesters.


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The Washington Post

Ukrainea s military asks for help, and the people pitch in

Ukraine's new government inherited an army so bereft of modern equipment and training that when Russian troops entered Crimea and agitators stormed government offices in eastern Ukraine, the country proved helpless to protect its borders and citizens.


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At barricades, Ukraine insurgents await Easter

All Massachusetts authorities could say for sure is that they found the lifeless body of a small boy, apparently cast off the side of a highway.


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Marshfield News-Herald

Analysis: Putin stymies West with subterfuge

MOSCOW a?? In early March, soldiers with automatic rifles, ski masks and dark green uniforms without insignias appeared at key points throughout the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea.


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Nanaimo Daily News

East Ukraine insurgents prepare for Easter, fortify barricades

Pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine on Saturday prepared to celebrate Orthodox Easter at barricades outside government offices seized in nearly a dozen cities, despite an international agreement to disarm and free the premises.

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Asia seeks Obama's assurance in territorial spats

As President Barack Obama travels through Asia this coming week, he will find a region that's warily watching the crisis in Ukraine through the prism of its own territorial tensions with China.


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Ukraine insurgents reject call to quit buildings

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Fri Apr 18, 2014


Diplomacy doesn't move insurgents in Ukraine

An early Friday morning fire at a rural Marathon County Highway Department garage destroyed snow plow trucks, a loader and other equipment, authorities said.


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The Jewish Journal

Ukraine's anti-Semitism: Real and not new

Over the last few days there have been disturbing reports out of Donetsk, in eastern Ukraine, of leaflets being handed out by masked men to worshipers leaving Passover services at the Bet Menakhem-Mendel synagogue.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Passover, World News, Los Angeles, CA, Opinion

The Daily Beast

ReutersPutin's Ukraine Crew Won't Give InThe agreement diplomats...

Diplomats reached an agreement in Geneva to defuse the Ukraine crisis, but the people at the heart of it aren't listening.


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Greenwich Citizen

57-nation OSCE plays key Ukraine monitoring role

Local residents look at the airborne combat vehicle, which was destroyed during a Ukrainian night combat operation, in the village of Horodychevo, near Kramatorsk, Eastern Ukraine, Friday, April 18, 2014.


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Ukrainian insurgents reject call to quit buildings

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Vladimir Putin says he hopes no need to send troops into Ukraine

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