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Britain and Russia in mysterious military air encounters

Britain and Russia in mysterious military air encounters

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Russia's cat-and-mouse war games in Europe

Russia's cat-and-mouse war games in Europe

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Want peace? Know Jesus Christ says Archbishop Sviatoslav

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Russia says Obama is dangerously stirring the pot in Ukraine

Russia says Obama is dangerously stirring the pot in Ukraine

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Christians' unbearable suffering in Ukraine

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Putin's invasion of Ukraine is a new Cold War

Putin's invasion of Ukraine is a new Cold War

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Putin admits advance planning for Crimea invasion

Putin admits advance planning for Crimea invasion

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Obama's surreal social media campaign on Ukraine

Obama's surreal social media campaign on Ukraine

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McCain "ashamed": Obama, America & himself

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Divine intervention sought for Russia's collapsing ruble

Divine intervention sought for Russia's collapsing ruble

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Russia rolls into Ukraine while Obama pivots towards China

Russia rolls into Ukraine while Obama pivots towards China

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Putin is all alone in Russia's perfect storm

Putin is all alone in Russia's perfect storm

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Ukrainian patriarch calls for unity in advance of snap election

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The Sunday before the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

The Sunday before the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

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As US foreign policy falters, a proposed strategy for the Black Sea

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Ukrainian troops battle Russian tanks on Ukrainian soil

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Russia invades Ukraine without resistance

Russia invades Ukraine without resistance

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An Open Letter to His Holiness, the Patriarch of Russia

An Open Letter to His Holiness, the Patriarch of Russia

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Ukraine: Jewish politician shot and near death in Kharkiv

Ukraine: Jewish politician shot and near death in Kharkiv

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Obama persuades a chary EU about Russia sanctions

Obama persuades a chary EU about Russia sanctions

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Russia officially absorbs Crimea and Sevastopol

Russia officially absorbs Crimea and Sevastopol

Crimea will transition to the Russia ruble by January 1, 2016.

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EU promises additional sanctions on Russia over Crimea impasse

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Russia poised to take over Crimea following referendum

Russia poised to take over Crimea following referendum

Soviet-style persecution and 'disappearances' of clergy is now in place in Crimea. Ukraine fears war with Russia.

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Catholic priests 'disappear' in Russian-controlled Crimea

Catholic priests 'disappear' in Russian-controlled Crimea

Ukrainian Catholics fear results of Crimea joining with Russia.

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Catholic patriarch steels Ukraine for war while diplomats seek to breach impasse with Russia

Catholic patriarch steels Ukraine for war while diplomats seek to breach impasse with Russia

Jewish leader of Ukraine dismisses anti-Semitic incidents as 'provocations' staged by Russia that were blamed on Ukrainian nationalists. Russia continues to claim its forces are not present in Crimea despite eyewitness testimony.

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Diplomatic chaos adds to Ukraine's woes

Diplomatic chaos adds to Ukraine's woes

Russian troops fire warning shots at Ukrainians while diplomats dither over how to help the interim Ukrainian government.

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Ukraine: Ancient rivalries are spurred by East-West conflict

Ukraine: Ancient rivalries are spurred by East-West conflict

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Germany condemns US diplomat to EU over Ukraine remarks

Germany condemns US diplomat to EU over Ukraine remarks

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Ukraine: opposition leader found tortured and crucified

Ukraine: opposition leader found tortured and crucified

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Ukraine: Unstoppable government to assault immoveable supporters of democracy

Ukraine: Unstoppable government to assault immoveable supporters of democracy

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Ukraine appears to revert to Soviet-style repression of religion

Ukraine appears to revert to Soviet-style repression of religion

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Pope Francis calls on Eastern-rite Catholics to reach out to Orthodox

Pope Francis calls on Eastern-rite Catholics to reach out to Orthodox

The Pope also recalled the deadly famine in 1930s Ukraine that was induced by Soviet Russia.

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A Mideast without Christians unimaginable, says Pope Francis

A Mideast without Christians unimaginable, says Pope Francis

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St Josaphat: Bishop and Martyr

St Josaphat: Bishop and Martyr

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Leader of Ukrainian Catholics calls for a focus on traditional values

Leader of Ukrainian Catholics calls for a focus on traditional values

Archbishop Sviatislov Shechuk called on Ukraine's parliamentarians to focus on rooting out corruption and judicial malfeasance rather than permitting same-sex marriage.

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Pope Francis is welcomed by Eastern rite Catholics

Pope Francis is welcomed by Eastern rite Catholics

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Ukraine President Rules Out Tymoshenko Treatment Abroad

Ukrainian President Vitkor Yanukovych has ruled out the idea of jailed opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko being released for treatment abroad ahead of next month's Euro 2012 soccer championships, which Ukraine and Poland are hosting.

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U.S. Calls For Ukraine To Release Opposition Leaders

Speaking to reporters and representatives from rights groups in Kyiv, U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor Thomas Melia voiced concerns about "selective, politically-motivated prosecutions on multiple occasions."

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Ukraine Accepts EU Legal, Medical Experts In Tymoshenko Case

Ukraine's Prime Minister Mykola Azarov says the European Union can send experts to assess both the medical state of his jailed predecessor Yulia Tymoshenko and the legal process that led to her conviction and seven-year sentence.

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Ukraine, Not So Subtly, Plays The Tymoshenko Card

"If you sign the association agreement, we'll set Tymoshenko free." That's Ukraine's First Deputy Prime Minister Valeriy Khoroshkovskiy, as quoted by EurActiv, the specialized European Union affairs portal.

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Thousands Rally In Ukraine To Demand Tymoshenko's Release

Thousands of Ukrainian opposition activists and supporters have rallied in Kyiv, demanding the release of jailed former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko.

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Jailed Former Ukraine PM Starts Hunger Strike

Ukraine's jailed former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko's lawyer, Serhiy Vlasenko, announced on April 24 that Tymoshenko began the strike last week to protest "lawlessness in jail" and the situation in Ukraine.

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Ukraine Says Tymoshenko Receiving Treatment In Kharkiv Hospital

Ukraine's state penitentiary service says former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko has been sent for treatment for back pain to the Ukrainian Railways hospital in Kharkiv.

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Mystery ship bound for Syria raises serious questions

Mystery ship bound for Syria raises serious questions

Bound for Syria, a ship owned by a German firm is supposedly carrying 'pumps and similar things.' But Cyprus would not allow it in because the crew had declared it was bearing weapons.

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Can Ukraine Watch Its Mouth For A Day?

Two authors and brothers have been collecting signatures for a petition to Ukraine's parliament, government, and presidential administration, hoping to make April 5 officially No Cussing Day. But many have their doubts whether it will change much.

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Ukraine Says Russian Gas Deliveries Below Contracted Levels

Ukraine's energy minister, Yuriy Boiko, has said Ukraine is receiving less natural gas from Russia than required under current contracts.

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Ukraine Women Protesters Strip Off Over India Visa Rules

A Ukrainian women activist group has staged a protest action in front of the residence of India's Ambassador to Ukraine in Kyiv.

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Ukraine To Again Seek Lower Russia Gas Price

Ukraine is expected to again press for a significant reduction in the price it pays for gas imports from Russia in a fresh round of talks scheduled to take place in Moscow.

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Ukraine To Cut Russian Gas Imports In Half

Ukrainian Energy Minister Yury Boiko has said that in 2012 his country will reduce the amount of natural gas it uses by 50 percent.

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U.S. Urges Ukraine To Free Tymoshenko

The United States has urged Ukraine to free former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko after she lost an appeal against her seven-year jail sentence on charges of abuse of power.

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Christmas message from Ukrainian Catholic Church: Christ is Born! Glorify Him!

Christmas message from Ukrainian Catholic Church: Christ is Born! Glorify Him!

Christmas is a visible sign of God's love for us.

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Ukraine Investigates Tymoshenko In Murder Case

A senior Ukrainian prosecutor says authorities are investigating whether imprisoned former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko was involved in a contract-style killing.

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