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News Ukraine: Ukraine moves to split church from Russia as elections approach

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-ukraine-church/ukraine-moves-to-split-church-from-russia-as-elections-approach-idUSKBN1HQ1ZA
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine’s Orthodox church could become independent of Moscow under the terms of a presidential initiative lawmakers approved on Thursday, a move that President Petro Poroshenko said would make it harder for Russia to meddle in Ukrainian ...

News Ukraine: Commentary: Religious Persecution in the Occupied Territories of Eastern Ukraine

News channel or source: https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/commentary-religious-persecution-in-the-occupied-territories-of-eastern-ukraine-73797
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Lviv, Ukraine, Apr 20, 2018 / 12:07 pm (CNA).- War continues to ravage eastern Ukraine, where conflict erupted in April 2014 following Russia’s annexation of Crimea and the violent actions of pro-Russian separatists. Along with forcing at least 1.6 ...

News Ukraine: Countering disinformation: some lessons learnt by Ukraine Crisis Media Center

News channel or source: http://uacrisis.org/66275-countering-disinformation-lessons-learnt
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Photo credits: UCMC and the Administration of the President of Ukraine. Go back to reading. In the last four years, Ukraine has experienced first-hand the undermining effects of massive foreign-based fake news attacks that were aimed at destabilizing and ...

News Ukraine: Massive change needed to fix what’s broken in stumbling Ukraine

News channel or source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/apr/19/massive-change-needed-to-fix-whats-broken-in-stumb/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

There were high hopes in Ukraine after the 2014 Maidan Revolution, where “people power” put a pro-Russian president to flight. Three years later, those hopes have pretty much been dashed, a result of the failure of the government of President Petro ...

News Ukraine: Ukraine Tops U.S. Men's Sitting Team

News channel or source: https://www.teamusa.org/USA-Volleyball/Features/2018/April/20/Ukraine-Tops-US-Mens-Sitting-Team
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Eric Duda attacks for the U.S. Men's Sitting Team during its match against Ukraine on Friday. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 20, 2018) – The U.S. Men’s Sitting Team fell to Ukraine, 25-18, 25-14, 25-18 on Friday at the World Paravolley World Super 6 ...

News Ukraine: Russian, Austrian FMs discuss peacekeeping mission in Ukraine - RIA

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/uk-ukraine-crisis-peacekeepers/russian-austrian-fms-discuss-peacekeeping-mission-in-ukraine-ria-idUKKBN1HR1KH
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday after meeting his Austrian counterpart Karin Kneissl that they had discussed the possibility of the deployment of a peacekeeping mission in east Ukraine, the RIA news agency reported.

News Ukraine: Four years of conflict in Ukraine leave 4.4 million people in a dire humanitarian situation [EN/UK]

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/ukraine/four-years-conflict-ukraine-leave-44-million-people-dire-humanitarian-situation-0
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

(New York, 20 April) – The Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Ukraine, Mr. Neal Walker, today briefed Member States and International Organizations on the dire humanitarian situation faced by 4.4 million conflict-affected people in eastern Ukraine.

News Ukraine: Ukraine’s NATO Bid Risks Even Worse U.S.-Russia Ties – Consortiumnews

News channel or source: http://rinf.com/alt-news/newswire/ukraines-nato-bid-risks-even-worse-u-s-russia-ties-consortiumnews/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Ukraine has made new moves towards joining the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, which would cross a Russian “red line” and further deteriorate U.S.-Russia relations, argues Will Porter. It’s been four years since the hectic “Euromaidan ...

News Ukraine: US tragedy assistance group wants to help military families in Ukraine

News channel or source: https://www.militarytimes.com/news/your-military/2018/04/19/us-tragedy-assistance-group-wants-to-help-military-families-in-ukraine/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Bonnie Carroll, president and founder of the Tragedy Assistance for Survivors Program speaks with grieving families of fallen Ukrainian soldiers. (TAPS) At a recent gathering of mourning Ukrainian families in the central city of Dnipro, there was a ...

News Ukraine: Iran Beats Ukraine in World Para Volleyball Competitions

News channel or source: http://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13970201000781
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's men sitting volleyball team beat the Ukraine at the World Para Volley Men's World Super 6 Sitting Volleyball Competition. The Iranian squad triumphed over Ukraine 3-0 (25-14, 25-18 and 25-18) in a fixture staged at the Sadra Sport ...