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Ukraine Says Rebels Shoot Down Malaysian Airliner
World  (tags: world, Malaysian Airlines, Flight MH 17, Ukraine, Russia, investigation )

Nancy
- 191 days ago - news.msn.com
A Malaysian airliner was shot down over eastern Ukraine by pro-Russian militants on Thursday, killing all 295 people aboard, a Ukrainian interior ministry official said.
The Crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Is a Game Changer
World  (tags: Ukraine violence, Russia, Malaysian Flight 17, violence, death, ethics, crime, conflict, news, humans, terrorism )

Carrie
- 192 days ago - newrepublic.com
Initial reports say "50 km away from entering Russian airspace, the plane began descending, then it was observed burning on the ground on Ukrainian territory." The plane, a Boeing 777, is said to have been carrying 280 passengers and 15 crew members.
A New Level of Idiocy: Russia Considers Banning High Heels, Foreign Words, and Condom Ads
World  (tags: Russia, lawmakers, new laws, Putin, crime, ethics, rights, freedoms, politics, society, government )

Carrie
- 213 days ago - rawstory.com
If Russian lawmakers have their way, smoking for women under 40 will soon be banned, advertisement for condoms and pregnancy tests will be banished from the pages of mainstream media and using foreign words will result in a steep fine.
Putin Says He'Ll Respect Ukraine Vote But U.S. Is Skeptical
World  (tags: Ukraine, violence, Russia, US< vote, world, politics, humanrights, interesting, conflict, society, government )

Cal
- 246 days ago - npr.org
The White House has expressed skepticism over Russian leader Vladimir Putin's pledge to respect the results of Sunday's presidential election in Ukraine, instead calling on the Kremlin to ensure that separatists don't disrupt the polling.
Ukraine Needs Russia and the West
World  (tags: Ukraine, crisis, violence, US, Media, Europe, Russia )

Angelika
- 256 days ago - washingtonpost.com
If the United States is to help stabilize Ukraine and prevent a much larger European crisis, then the American political establishment and much of the mainstream media will need a sober reassessment of reality.
Inside Putin's Rigged Ukraine Election
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, government, news, politics, Putin, Russia, society, violence, Vote )

Kit
- 258 days ago - thedailybeast.com
The referendum in the regions of Donetsk and Luhansk on Sunday followed the same Kremlin rules we saw in Crimea, and likely will have the same result, dismembering Ukraine.
A Civil War Looms in Ukraine
World  (tags: violence, world, politics, society, news, Ukraine, russia, government )

Cal
- 261 days ago - macleans.ca
As Kyiv fights back against pro-Russian separatists, a civil war now looms--just as Putin had planned
UKRAINE SENDS ELITE FORCE TO ODESSA DUE TO UNREST
World  (tags: Ukraine Crisis, Odessa, Russia, violence, conflict, government, death, freedoms, news )

Carrie
- 264 days ago - bigstory.ap.org
Ukraine sent an elite national guard unit to its southern port of Odessa, desperate to halt a spread of the fighting between government troops and a pro-Russia militia in the east that killed combatants on both sides Monday.
Simon Ostrovsky Has Been Released
World  (tags: Vice journalist, Simon Ostrovsky, Ukraine, Russia, release, good news, world, government, ethics, conflict )

Carrie
- 276 days ago - news.vice.com
VICE News is delighted to confirm that our colleague and friend Simon Ostrovsky has been safely released and is in good health.
American Journalist With Vice News Captured in Eastern Ukraine (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: violence, Ukraine, Russia, Simon Ostrovsky, journalists, safety, ethics, freedoms )

Carrie
- 278 days ago - mashable.com
Simon Ostrovsky, a reporter for Vice News, who has been filing a series of compelling video dispatches from Ukraine since early March, was "taken" in Sloviansk, Russian media outlet gazeta.ru reports.
Israel and Russia Are Getting Along. Have the Neocons Noticed?
World  (tags: israel, politics, usa, Russia, us politics, neocons, interesting )

Cal
- 282 days ago - theweek.com
On friendship and double standards
With International Law in the News, Could We Make the US Comply?
World  (tags: International Law, Russia, Crimea Crisis, Ukraine, EU, Sanctions, US, Israel, violations )

Brian
- 306 days ago - truth-out.org
"We want to live in the world in which the U.S. and Israel are held to the same standards of compliance with international law to which the U.S. and Europe are now ostensibly trying to hold Russia."
OSCE: Russia Agrees to Monitoring Mission in Ukraine
World  (tags: OSCE, observers, Ukraine, Russia, EU, Putin, US, conflict, de-escalation )

Angelika
- 309 days ago - swissinfo.ch
The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe has been given the go-ahead to send a six-month monitoring mission to Ukraine after Russia joined the 56 other members of the OSCE on Friday in a consensus decision.
Putin Signs Decree Recognizing Crimea as Sovereign State By Aleksandar Vasovic and Adrian Croft of Reuters
World  (tags: Crimean vote, Putin, Russia, Ukraine, annexation )

Nancy
- 313 days ago - news.msn.com
Amid fears that Russia may move into eastern Ukraine where there is a significant Russian-speaking community, Obama warned that "further provocations" would only increase Moscow's isolation and exact a greater toll on its economy.
Tense Crimea Chooses Whether to Leave Ukraine for Russia
World  (tags: Crimea, Russia, vote, 1992 constitution, journalists, soldiers )

Nancy
- 315 days ago - news.msn.com
Ethnic Tatars, Sunni Muslims of Turkic origin who make up 12 percent of Crimea's population, said they would boycott the referendum, despite promises by the authorities to give them financial aid and proper land rights.

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