Ukraine faces years of dependence on Western aid

VELYKI PRYTSKY, Ukraine - Looking on from her vegetable patch...dilapidated village will help rebuild Ukraine's shattered economy as it severs its...bribery is still rampant.It is clear Ukraine will depend on U.S. and European financial...
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Probe: Buk missile downed Malaysian airliner in Ukraine

...shot skyward from war-ravaged eastern Ukraine. With deadly accuracy more than six miles...have happened if the airspace of eastern Ukraine had been totally closed to passenger planes...regarded the conflict in eastern part of Ukraine from a military perspective. Nobody gave...
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Russian ban on flights to Egypt will last months

...militants against the army further north.Eastern European visitors, including people from former Soviet satellite states like Ukraine, made up a crucial 45 percent of all tourist arrivals in June, according to Egyptian government statistics.Within hours...
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Russians captured in Ukraine send messages back home

KIEV, Ukraine - Lonely and hurting, two men lie in...definitive proof that Russia is at war in Ukraine, and Moscow hotly denies the claims...shepherded a shaky cease-fire in eastern Ukraine, visited the men Tuesday and found them...
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Kerry heads to Russia in first visit since Ukraine crisis War lows amid disagreements over Ukraine and Syria.The State Department said...confrontational steps," it said in a statement.Ukraine's crisis, it said, "was largely provoked...said talks would cover the civil wars in Ukraine and Syria, and ongoing nuclear negotiations...
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Russian troops captured in Ukraine treated in Kiev hospital

KIEV, Ukraine - Two wounded Russian soldiers captured while fighting in war-torn eastern Ukraine have been transferred to a hospital in Kiev...reported.Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine have been fighting government troops for a...
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Officials search for cause of plane crash

...not credible.Almost everyone on board the Airbus-A321-200 operated by the Moscow-based Metrojet airline was Russian; Ukraine said four of its citizens were passengers. Russian officials did not give a specific breakdown of the 217 passengers' ages...
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Russia shows military might in Syria, also pushes diplomacy

...equal. The hope is that this would improve ties with the West and end Russia's isolation that resulted from the crisis in Ukraine.State-owned pollster VTsIOM on Thursday released its latest survey on Putin's approval rating, which it said had reached...
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Netanyahu causes uproar linking Palestinians to the Holocaust

...any outside inspiration. When Hitler did consider deporting Jews, it was in the context of sending them to countries like Ukraine and Lithuania where they would face persecution or death.Moshe Zimmermann, a prominent Holocaust and anti-Semitism researcher...
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Poles eager to oust pro-market party

...aspects of foreign policy is less clear given that it shares the current government's skepticism of Russia, support for Ukraine, and its strongly pro-NATO stance.When it held power in the past, there were sometimes tensions with European powers...
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