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By Brandon Jones On Monday, March 17th, 2014
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Over 90% Crimeans vote to leave Ukraine for Russia, seeks UN recognition

Reportedly Crimeans have voted overwhelmingly to break with Ukraine and join Russia on Sunday, as Kiev accused Moscow of pouring forces into the peninsula and warned separatist leaders “the ground will burn under More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
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Ukraine interim President described as ‘born again’ Christian, won’t intervene in Crimea

Ukraine will not intervene militarily in the separatist peninsula of Crimea, in order to avoid exposing its eastern border, Ukraine’s acting president told AFP Tuesday as Pastor Wolodymyr Kunets describes More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, March 9th, 2014
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Hillary Clinton ‘clarifies’ comparing Putin to Hitler as ‘reminiscent’ of Nazi Germany

Hillary Clinton may have aspirations of a run for US President in 2016, but comparing Russia’s handling of the Ukraine crisis to Hitler and the Nazis may not have won her any fans. donkeyhotey [email protected] Now More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, March 7th, 2014
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Russia responds to US ‘low level propaganda’ as Putin tells Obama not to ‘sacrifice’ US and Russian relations

While President Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin discuss the Ukraine crisis, the foreign policy strains escalated Thursday. President Barack Obama meets with Prime Minister Vladimir Putin at his dacha More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, February 21st, 2014
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Ukraine deal offers new election, reduction of Yanukovich powers, thousands still protest

Ukraine’s President Viktor Yanukovych announced plans on Friday for early elections aimed at ending violence in the country which is consuming headlines across the globe. photo by Guillaume Speurt from Vilnius, More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, February 18th, 2014
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Riots break out in Ukraine, 2 police officers, 7 civilians dead in Kiev

Fresh clashes between rioters and police have erupted in central Kiev, with rioters burning tires and throwing Molotov cocktails at the security forces. The police are retaliating with tear gas and rubber bullets More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, January 30th, 2014
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Former Ukraine President Leonid Kravchuk says country on the brink of civil war

Former Ukraine President Leonid Kravchuk expressed concerns Wednesday his country is on the brink of civil war. Leonid Kravchuk in the Polish Senate photo by Michał Józefaciuk via Wikimedia commons “All More...


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