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  • Can Radek Sikorski Save Europe? Meet the Oxford-educated Polish foreign minister fighting to get a wishy-washy continent to stand up to Russia. (Foreign Policy) 04/30/2014
  • Russia Orders Urgent Dispatch of Military Medical Teams to Ukraine Border. Another sign that Moscow is preparing for war (Infowars.com) 04/30/2014
  • Ukrainian Forces 'On Full Combat Alert' (RFE/RL) 04/30/2014
  • Ukraine Warns Russia Is Set to Split Southeastern Ukraine (Bloomberg) 04/30/2014
  • Ukraine to Ease Capital Controls as Bailout Buoys Hryvnia (Businessweek) 04/30/2014
  • Putins selective terrorism (KHPG) 04/30/2014
  • In Chernihiv, border guards prepare for war (Kyiv Post) 04/30/2014
  • Pro-Ukrainian activists recover after attack near Odessa (Kyiv Post) 04/30/2014
  • Ukraines long-shot bid to prosecute Yanukovych (Kyiv Post) 04/30/2014
  • Turchynov: Ukraine is 'helpless' to restore order in Luhansk, Donetsk Oblasts (LIVE UPDATES) (Kyiv Post) 04/30/2014
  • Rural Russians Turning to Internet Rather than Television for News, New Study Finds (Window on Eurasia) 04/30/2014
  • Unless West Sets Clear Limits, Putin Will Expand Russia Up to NATOs Borders, Russian Commentator Says (Window on Eurasia) 04/30/2014
  • Polish FM Radek Sikorski on Ukraine crisis (BBC) 04/30/2014
  • Kiev 'helpless' to quell parts of east (BBC) 04/30/2014
  • Shell Decides Against New Russia Investments (Epoch Times/AP) 04/30/2014
  • Escalating Ukraine violence caps FTSE 100 despite Shell boost (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/30/2014
  • Russia's Lavrov scolds U.S., EU for imposing sanctions (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/30/2014
  • Ukraine separatists seize second provincial capital, fire on police [Luhansk] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/30/2014
  • Ukraine says military on full alert for possible Russian attack (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/30/2014
  • Ukraine crisis showcases Russian military revamp (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/30/2014
  • IMF cuts Russia 2014 growth outlook, cites Ukraine risk (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/30/2014
  • Gazprom says Ukraine's debt for supplied gas to rise to $3.5 bln (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/30/2014
  • Ukraine defence ministry says no military exercises planned in Kiev (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/30/2014
  • Germany, Japan say G7 won't waver on further Russian sanctions (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/30/2014
  • Toppled 'mafia' president cost Ukraine up to $100 billion, prosecutor says (Reuters) 04/30/2014
  • Masked gunmen tighten grip on eastern Ukraine [Horlivka] (Reuters) 04/30/2014
  • Restive eastern Ukraine slips from Kiev government's grasp [Horlivka] (Reuters) 04/30/2014
  • Some U.S. companies starting to feel pain from Ukraine crisis (Reuters) 04/30/2014
  • Democratic Sen. Bob Casey of Pennsylvania presses Kerry on safety of journalists (Yahoo/AP) 04/30/2014
  • Photo: Activists leave their blue and yellow palm prints on the territory, painted in red, of a map of eastern Ukraine to show the unity of the country in Kiev, Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/30/2014
  • IMF says Russian economy already in recession (Yahoo/AP) 04/30/2014
  • McFaul: Putin didnt like me. 'The Colbert Report' VIDEO (Washington Post) 04/30/2014
  • Barbarism with a Human Face. Lenin v. Stalin in Kiev. By Slavoj Zizek [May 8 issue] (London Review of Books) 04/30/2014
  • OSCE Parliamentary Assembly delegation visits eastern Ukraine (OSCE) 04/30/2014
  • New EU measures steer clear of sanctions on business leaders (Ukrainian Journal) 04/30/2014
  • No sign Russian troops are leaving border, says NATO official (Ukrainian Journal) 04/30/2014
  • Rebels seek lift of sanctions in return for freeing of OCSE observers (Ukrainian Journal) 04/30/2014
  • Ukraine's richest man says has faith in industrial east [Akhmetov] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/30/2014
  • Leader of OSCE National Dialogue Project in Ukraine presents recommendations to Permanent Council (OSCE) 04/30/2014
  • Film screening this Friday at 7:30pm (and again on Sunday at 4pm): 'February 18th, a Day in the Battle for Maidan' with filmmaker Damian Kolodiy (Ukrainian Museum) 04/30/2014
  • IMF Tentatively Due To Consider $17 Billion Bailout For Ukraine (RFE/RL) 04/30/2014
  • Ukraine Says Forces 'On Full Combat Alert' (RFE/RL) 04/30/2014
  • Separatists storm Luhansk govt buildings (Ukrainian Journal) 04/30/2014
  • Ukrainian President Says Police Cant Control Militias in East (The New York Times) 04/30/2014
  • Political analysts: The West will recognize presidential election even if it doesn't take place in all regions, Russia wont (Ukrainian Week) 04/30/2014
  • Strange contact from abducted journalist [Shapoval] (KHPG) 04/30/2014
  • Luhansk lawyer shot by pro-Russian activists (KHPG) 04/30/2014

  • Kerry: U.S. Taped Moscows Calls to Its Ukraine Spies (The Daily Beast) 04/29/2014
  • Ukrainian Policemen Stand By as Pro-Russian Separatists Seize Control (TIME) 04/29/2014
  • Get Real, Nick Kristof. Happy talk isn't going to help Ukraine and Moldova deter Vladimir Putin. (Foreign Policy) 04/29/2014
  • Who Will Be the President of Novorossiya? A power struggle has broken out among pro-Russian leaders in Ukraine: They're fighting for control of a country that doesn't exist yet. (Foreign Policy) 04/29/2014
  • PORTRAITS FROM UKRAINE: A CRIMEAN TATARS STORY (The New Yorker) 04/29/2014
  • PORTRAITS FROM UKRAINE: LESYA OROBETSS CAMPAIGN (The New Yorker) 04/29/2014
  • Viktor Yanukovych's Secret Hunting Lodge (RFE/RL) 04/29/2014
  • Shadowy commander is face of insurgency in Ukraine [Strelkov] (Yahoo/AP) 04/29/2014
  • John Kerry: Remarks at the Atlantic Council's 'Toward a Europe Whole and Free' Conference (State.gov) 04/29/2014
  • Ukraine, Sanctions Expected to Dominate Merkel's Obama Meeting. White House Aims to Reach Agreement With German Leader on Triggers for Tougher Penalties on Russia (The Wall Street Journal) 04/29/2014
  • Ukraine separatist says no talks on detained observers if sanctions remain (Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • Masked Men vs. Journalists in Ukraine. In April, at least 18 reporters have been kidnapped, detained, beaten or tortured (The Wall Street Journal) 04/29/2014
  • The Head of the Jewish Community of Ukraine Speaks Out Against Putin. Soviet dissident and Freedom Prize winner Josef Zissels becomes a Ukrainian Jew (Tablet) 04/29/2014
  • The revolution in Putins head. BY MARK LEONARD (ECFR/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • UN political chief says events over past four days should alarm us all (United Nations) 04/29/2014
  • EMERGING SPIRIT OF COMPROMISE EVAPORATES AS VIOLENCE ESCALATES IN UKRAINE, UNDER-SECRETARY-GENERAL TELLS SECURITY COUNCIL (United Nations) 04/29/2014
  • The children of Russian officials prefer life abroad (Euromaidan PR) 04/29/2014
  • Kerry Condemns Russian Escalation of Ukraine Conflict (Atlantic Council) 04/29/2014
  • David Letterman - Vera Farmiga on Vladimir Putin (VIDEO). Ukrainian Vera Farmiga tells Dave what she really thinks about the Russian President. (YouTube) 04/29/2014
  • U.S. Embassy Statement on Violence in Eastern Ukraine (U.S. Embassy in Ukraine) 04/29/2014
  • Remarks by Ambassador Samantha Power, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, at a Security Council Meeting on Ukraine (U.S. Embassy in Ukraine) 04/29/2014
  • Anders Ostlund FB post: Members of Verkhovna Rada takes holiday until May 6th. (Facebook) 04/29/2014
  • Biden offers reassurance to Latvian prime minister (Yahoo/AP) 04/29/2014
  • Protesters seize new building in eastern Ukraine [Luhansk] (Yahoo/AP) 04/29/2014
  • US and EU sanctions: same goal, different targets (Yahoo/AP) 04/29/2014
  • Russia FM criticizes EU, US sanctions over Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/29/2014
  • NATO: European border concept changed with Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/29/2014
  • Hagel, Russian defense chief differed on Ukraine [WASHINGTON (AP) The Pentagon says Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's phone conversation with his Russian counterpart about Russia's role in the violence in eastern Ukraine was at times 'terse' but 'never uncivil.'] (Yahoo/AP) 04/29/2014
  • Austria, Russia sign agreement on gas pipeline [Top Austrian and Russian energy conglomerates have signed an agreement expressing their commitment to building the Austrian section of a pipeline to supply Europe with natural gas while circumventing Ukraine.] (Yahoo/AP) 04/29/2014
  • Putin sees no need to sanction West, may review energy ties (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • U.S. senators urge Treasury to keep halt on Russia tax talks (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • [Moscow patriarchate] 'Rebel priest' prays for Ukraine gunmen, denies doing more [...he makes no apology for aiding parishioners who have taken up arms against the new government in Kiev...] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • 'Good progress' made on release of OSCE observers: Ukraine separatists (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • Separatists seize control in another Ukrainian city [Luhansk] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • Gunmen open fire on police HQ in east Ukrainian city-witness [Luhansk] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • Ukraine's acting president demands police dismissals in east (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • German government distances itself from Schroeder after his Putin meeting (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • Separatists seize TV centre, prosecutor's office in Ukraine's Luhansk (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • OSCE says recruiting more Ukraine monitors despite detentions (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • U.S. attorney general vows to track down Ukraine's stolen assets (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • Russia's Gazprom says no decision on Crimea investment (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • Pro-Russian separatists storm government HQ in Ukraine's Luhansk (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • Wounded Ukrainian mayor 'stable' in Israeli hospital [Kharkiv's mayor Gennady Kernes] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • Visa says suspending services to sanctioned Russian banks. U.S. payment-card firm Visa said on Tuesday it would suspend network services to Russian banks SMP and InvestCapitalbank (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • In The East, Ukraine Fights A Losing Battle On Two Fronts (Buzzfeed) 04/29/2014
  • Prosecutor General: Yanukovych took $32 billion to Russia, financing separatism in Ukraine (UPDATED) (Kyiv Post) 04/29/2014
  • Pro-Russian thugs beat up Ukrainian unity demonstrators except on Russian TV (KHPG) 04/29/2014
  • Russian authorities block Ukrainian nationalist sites (KHPG) 04/29/2014
  • Moscow tries a new Polish and Hungarian separatist number (KHPG) 04/29/2014
  • Armed men cut off Ukrainian channels in Donbas (KHPG) 04/29/2014
  • Unfinished Revolution: The Artists Soldier On. Ukrainians Turn to the Arts in a Time of Upheaval (The New York Times) 04/29/2014
  • Amid a Revived East-West Chill, Cold War Relics Draw New Interest (The New York Times) 04/29/2014
  • OSCE Secretary General visits Kyiv (OSCE) 04/29/2014
  • FSB Says Crimean Tatars Must Submit to Russian Rule, Face Prison, or Risk Disappearance, Cemilev Says (Window on Eurasia) 04/29/2014
  • Is Putin at Risk of Being Overthrown by a Coup? (Window on Eurasia) 04/29/2014
  • Ukrainians and Belarusians are Not Byproducts of Russian Ethno-National Development (Window on Eurasia) 04/29/2014
  • Putins Minimum Program is Restoration of USSR, Portnikov Says (Window on Eurasia) 04/29/2014
  • Afghanistan, Ukraine in focus at OSCE Permanent Council in Vienna on Wednesday (OSCE) 04/29/2014
  • Pro-Russia Militants Attack Ukrainian Unity March In Donetsk (VIDEO) (RFE/RL) 04/29/2014
  • Putin Says No Russian Military In Ukraine (RFE/RL) 04/29/2014
  • Putins Warlords vs. Ukraines Presidential Ballot. By Alexander J. Motyl (World Affairs Journal) 04/29/2014
  • Latest from the Special Monitoring Mission in Ukraine - based on information received up until 28 April 2014, 19:00 (Kyiv time) (OSCE) 04/29/2014
  • Ukrainian farmers look to IMF as credit becomes tight (Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • Ukraine to Ease Capital Controls as Bailout Buoys Hryvnia (Bloomberg) 04/29/2014
  • Pro-Russian Demonstrators Seize Buildings In Luhansk (RFE/RL) 04/29/2014
  • One City Falls to Pro-Russian Militants; in Another, the Mayor Is Shot (The New York Times) 04/29/2014
  • New gas deal with Slovakia provides for up to 8 bcm of annual imports (Ukrainian Journal) 04/29/2014
  • Kharkiv mayor badly wounded by shot in the back while exercising (Ukrainian Journal) 04/29/2014
  • Kiev pegs post Crimea annexation costs at at least $80 billion (Ukrainian Journal) 04/29/2014
  • Kerry Sees Ukraine Crisis as Uniquely Putin's (The Wall Street Journal) 04/29/2014
  • Ukraine Tensions Add to Risks for Central and Eastern Europe (The Wall Street Journal) 04/29/2014
  • Ukraine separatist says no talks on detained observers if sanctions remain (Chicago Tribue/Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • Mayor of second city Gennady Kernes fights for life after murder attempt is blamed on Kremlin (Independent) 04/29/2014
  • US And Nato Build-Up 'Worries' Russia (Sky News) 04/29/2014
  • Pro-Russia activists seize Luhansk HQ (BBC) 04/29/2014
  • EU imposes more sanctions on Russia over Ukraine crisis (Reuters) 04/29/2014
  • Police watch as hundreds of pro-Russian demonstrators seize control of government HQ in eastern Ukraine... following Kremlin promise it WON'T invade (Daily Mail) 04/29/2014
  • Russian sanctions screw is tightened (BBC) 04/29/2014
  • Gazprom warns sanctions could hit gas exports to Europe (BBC) 04/29/2014
  • Ukraine crisis: Russian officials targeted by sanctions (BBC) 04/29/2014
  • Putin hugs German ex-Chancellor Schroeder at party (BBC) 04/29/2014
  • Vladimir Putin: Why some admire Russian leader's image (VIDEO) (BBC) 04/29/2014
  • Does America Have Ukraine's Back? (National Interest) 04/29/2014
  • Here's How Obama's Russia Sanctions Will Destroy Vladimir Putin (Forbes) 04/29/2014
  • Have a wedding in your future? Learn how to make a korovai, the ornate Ukrainian wedding bread (New York) (Ukrainian Museum) 04/29/2014
  • European Union Adds 15 Names to Ukraine Sanctions List (The New York Times) 04/29/2014
  • Putins Useful Idiots (The New York Times) 04/29/2014
  • Ukraine Deputy FM Danylo Lubkivsky: Ukraine is strongly committed to accomplishing Geneva arrangements (UA Media Center) 04/29/2014
  • Ukraine's Pro-Russian Candidate Quits Presidential Race [Oleh Tsaryov] (RFE/RL) 04/29/2014
  • Pro-Russian Protesters Storm Offices in Ukraine's Luhansk (RFE/RL) 04/29/2014
  • Russian Media Coverage Of The Donetsk Attack On Pro-Ukraine Protesters (RFE/RL) 04/29/2014
  • IMF: Ukraine Crisis Could Slow Down Growth In Eastern Europe (RFE/RL) 04/29/2014
  • Brussels, Kyiv Call For Russia To Join Warsaw Gas Talks (RFE/RL) 04/29/2014
  • Belarusian Activists Jailed After Marking Chornobyl Disaster (RFE/RL) 04/29/2014
  • Russia Todays Disinformation Campaign (State.gov) 04/29/2014
  • US imposes new sanctions on Putin allies (Ukrainian Journal) 04/29/2014
  • Russia and Iran Reported in Talks on Energy Deal Worth Billions (The New York Times) 04/29/2014
  • Sanctions Over Ukraine Cause Headaches in the Energy Sector (The New York Times) 04/29/2014
  • Op-ed: Saving the System. David Brooks (The New York Times) 04/29/2014
  • Kerry: U.S. Taped Moscows Calls to Its Ukraine Spies. The secretary of state claimed in a private meeting that the U.S. intelligence community has recordings of pro-Russian forces being managed by government handlers in Moscow (Daily Beast) 04/29/2014
  • Wounded Mayor Is Both Colorful and Powerful, Loved and Loathed [Kernes in Kharkiv] (The New York Times) 04/29/2014
  • OSCE media freedom representative denounces continuing attacks, kidnappings of journalists, forced switching of TV channels in Ukraine conflict areas (OSCE) 04/29/2014

  • Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu Says Russia Won't Invade Ukraine (RFE/RL) 04/28/2014
  • Russian Democrats Offer Support in Ukraine. By Vladimir Kara-Murza (World Affairs Journal) 04/28/2014
  • From 'Darth Vader' To 'The Wolf': A Who's Who Of Putin's Sanctioned 'Insiders' (RFE/RL) 04/28/2014
  • Why Did Gunmen So Easily Take Over in Eastern Ukraine? Umm, Heres Why... By Irena Chalupa (Atlantic Council) 04/28/2014
  • 'Slap On The Wrist': Congressional Critics Slam 'Tepid' Russia Sanctions (RFE/RL) 04/28/2014
  • Separatists acted on a tip to capture SBU officers, Ukraine's security service says (VIDEO) (Kyiv Post) 04/28/2014
  • Pentagon says Hagel told that Russia won't invade. WASHINGTON (AP) The Pentagon says Russia's defense chief has assured Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel that Russia will not invade Ukraine. (Yahoo/AP) 04/28/2014
  • U.S. Air Force F-15C jets intercept Russian spyplane over the Baltic (The Aviationist) 04/28/2014
  • Moscow Laughs Off New U.S. Sanctions Over Ukraine (Buzzfeed) 04/28/2014
  • Pro-Ukraine Demonstration in Donetsk Turns Violent (NBC) 04/28/2014
  • What Putin Wants in Ukraine: Neutralization On the Cheap (National Interest) 04/28/2014
  • Masha Gessen Op-ed: Salon of the Exiled (The New York Times) 04/28/2014
  • Former NATO Commander Wesley Clark Urges U.S. Backing For Ukrainians (Huffington Post) 04/28/2014
  • What's Orange And Black And Bugging Ukraine? (RFE/RL) 04/28/2014
  • Mayor of Ukraines Second-Largest City 'Fighting for His Life' After Assassination Attempt (Mashable) 04/28/2014
  • Latest from the Special Monitoring Mission in Ukraine - based on information received up until 27 April 2014, 19:00 (Kyiv time) (OSCE) 04/28/2014
  • Ukrainian Catholic Church in America weighs in on Crisis in eastern Ukraine (CBS) 04/28/2014
  • Simon Ostrovsky: I would like to go back to Ukraine (VIDEO) (MSN Today) 04/28/2014
  • Statement by the Press Secretary on Ukraine [more sanctions imposed] (WhiteHouse.gov) 04/28/2014
  • Photo: 5 minutes after @BoothWilliam took this pic [at pro Ukraine rally], men with clubs appeared. He's live-tweeting in Ukraine. (Twitter) 04/28/2014
  • Who will blink first, Vladimir Putin or the West? (CNN) 04/28/2014
  • Statement Of Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew: Russias dangerous and inflammatory actions against Ukraine are illegal and illegitimate. (Treasury.gov) 04/28/2014
  • United States Expands Export Restrictions on Russia (State.gov) 04/28/2014
  • U.S. Announces New Sanctions on Russia Over Ukraine Crisis (The Wall Street Journal) 04/28/2014
  • White House levies fresh round of sanctions on Russian officials and companies; Kharkiv mayor shot, in critical condition (LIVE UPDATES) (Kyiv Post) 04/28/2014
  • Separatists acted on a tip to capture SBU officers, Ukraine's security service says (VIDEO) (Kyiv Post) 04/28/2014
  • Announcement Of Additional Treasury Sanctions On Russian Government Officials And Entities (Treasury.gov) 04/28/2014
  • Germany: Release OSCE hostages immediately (Yahoo/AP) 04/28/2014
  • Slovakia signs deal to deliver gas to Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/28/2014
  • Slovakia signs deal to send some gas to Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/28/2014
  • Swiss team to help Ukraine locate bank accounts of Yanukovych allies (Ukrainian Journal) 04/28/2014
  • Ukrlandfarming cuts 2014 investment plans on political instability (Ukrainian Journal) 04/28/2014
  • Britain to host talks aimed at recovering looted Ukrainian assets (Ukrainian Journal) 04/28/2014
  • Pro-Russian rebels free one OCSE monitor (Ukrainian Journal) 04/28/2014
  • Sloviansk resident tells of 'oppression'. During the course of her report BBC's Natalia Antelava threatened and had a gun put to her head. (BBC) 04/28/2014
  • Russia's Ukrainian minority under pressure. Ukrainians living in Russia are choosing to keep a low profile amid high tension between the countries (Al Jazeera) 04/28/2014
  • Mayor of Ukraines Second-Largest City Is Shot (The New York Times) 04/28/2014
  • Donetsk television station seized to provide 'correct' - Russian - coverage (KHPG) 04/28/2014
  • [Crimean] Mejlis gets official warning over Ukrainian flag (KHPG) 04/28/2014
  • Putin says Russia can replace defence imports lost due Ukraine crisis (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/28/2014
  • Russia says concerned about Ukrainian firepower in southeast (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/28/2014
  • Russia, Germany discuss OSCE observers' detention in Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/28/2014
  • Insurgents seize building in eastern Ukraine [Kostyantynivka] (Yahoo/AP) 04/28/2014
  • Berlin asks Russia to help free OSCE team in Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/28/2014
  • Slovakia set to send limited gas flows to Ukraine (Business New Europe) 04/28/2014
  • Years After Chernobyl, Building Progress [SLIDESHOW] (The New York Times) 04/28/2014
  • Obama Says More Sanctions Against Russia Are Coming (The New York Times) 04/28/2014
  • Report: Mayor of Ukrainian City Shot and Wounded [Hennady Kernes] (VOA) 04/28/2014
  • Kharkiv mayor Hennadiy Kernes shot, critically wounded (BBC) 04/28/2014
  • Mayor of eastern Ukraine city shot in the back [Kernes] (Yahoo/AP) 04/28/2014
  • Ukraine bond poses dilemma for banks (Reuters) 04/28/2014
  • Another vote demolishes Russian claims (KHPG) 04/28/2014
  • Ongoing chronicle of abductions (KHPG) 04/28/2014
  • Ukraine-related Designations. OFFICE OF FOREIGN ASSETS CONTROL Specially Designated Nationals List Update (Treasury.gov) 04/28/2014

  • Klitschko Shows Commanding Lead In Kyiv Mayoral Race (RFE/RL) 04/27/2014
  • For Putin, Ukraine is Personal, Not Just Business, Belkovsky Says (Window on Eurasia) 04/27/2014
  • Khodorkovsky Gets Chilly Reception In Donetsk (RFE/RL) 04/27/2014
  • Timothy Snyder: Russia's propaganda war is a danger for Ukraine's Jews. Despite what Putin says about antisemitism in the new Kiev government, Ukraine's Jews are committed to independence (Guardian) 04/27/2014
  • Why We Have To Win In Ukraine And Putin Has To Lose (Forbes) 04/27/2014
  • 'What Is Happening in Ukraine Is Dangerous for Russia'. Ukrainian opposition leader Vitali Klitschko on what his country really needs from the West and why Putin's politics just don't make sense (Foreign Policy) 04/27/2014
  • U.S. Weighs Harder Line on Russia Than European Allies (The New York Times) 04/27/2014
  • Why Do So Many Russians Seem to Dislike the West? (History News Network) 04/27/2014
  • Op-ed: Who Will Influence Whom? (The New York Times) 04/27/2014
  • Protesters complaining of media bias seize Donetsk state broadcasting company (Kyiv Post) 04/27/2014
  • A European Energy Executives Delicate Dance Over Ukraine (The New York Times) 04/27/2014
  • Op-ed: The War on Truth in Ukraine [Keith A. Darden, associate professor at American University] (The New York Times) 04/27/2014
  • Ukraines wake-up call for NATO (Washington Post) 04/27/2014
  • Pro-Russian forces parade detained European officers (Washington Post) 04/27/2014
  • Four RAF Typhoon jets head for Lithuania deployment (BBC) 04/27/2014
  • Observers held in Ukraine speak under armed guard (Yahoo/AP) 04/27/2014
  • Swiss OSCE Chair calls for release of abducted military inspectors, OSCE working at all levels for setting them free (OSCE) 04/27/2014
  • The Russia Problem. Putin's Kremlin is not a status quo power with a few historical grievances (The Wall Street Journal) 04/27/2014
  • Russia sanctions 'price worth paying,' says William Hague (BBC) 04/27/2014
  • Chernobyl: Capping a Catastrophe (The New York Times) 04/27/2014
  • Pro-Russian Forces in Ukraine Free One of 8 Detainees (The New York Times) 04/27/2014
  • Putin Rival Takes Message to East Ukraine [Mikhail B. Khodorkovsky] (The New York Times) 04/27/2014
  • More abductions in Slovyansk. Lviv journalist Yury Lelyavsky; also no contact with theatre director Pavlo Yurov and Denys Hryshchuk - both Russian-speakers and not activists. (KHPG) 04/27/2014
  • CHERNOBYL EFFECTS IN TURKEY 28 YEARS LATER (Daily Sabah) 04/27/2014
  • White House: New sanctions will hit Putin's circle (Yahoo/AP) 04/27/2014
  • European military observers report no mistreatment (Yahoo/AP) 04/27/2014
  • Pro-Russia crowd storms TV center in east Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/27/2014
  • Separatists seize control of TV HQ in east Ukraine city (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/27/2014
  • Pro-Russia militia displays captured Ukrainians (Yahoo/AP) 04/27/2014
  • Obama: US needs world unity on Russia sanctions (Yahoo/AP) 04/27/2014
  • Obama urges united riposte to Russia for 'destabilising' Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/27/2014
  • Timeline - Ukraine crisis and Russia's stand-off with the West (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/27/2014
  • Observers held in Ukraine say in good health, want to go home (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/27/2014
  • Detained observer says separatists guaranteed group's safety (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/27/2014
  • Germany advises against travel to east Ukraine, says media at risk (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/27/2014
  • Boxing-Klitschko retains WBO crown with Leapai knockout (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/27/2014
  • Vatican declares Popes John Paul II (the Polish Pope) and John XXIII (Italian) saints (BBC) 04/27/2014
  • Pro-Russian gunmen show seized monitors (BBC) 04/27/2014
  • Ukraine 'prepared and ready' to fight, says ambassador (BBC) 04/27/2014
  • Pro-Russia forces free at least 1 of European military observers held prisoner in east Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/27/2014

  • Volga Tatars Nominate Crimeas Mustafa Cemilev for Nobel Peace Prize (Window on Eurasia) 04/26/2014
  • Pripyat: Chernobyl's City of the Dead (Irish Examiner) 04/26/2014
  • Ukraine leader gets 'peace' pen from pope, skipping sainthood Mass to head back home (Fox) 04/26/2014
  • EU, Ukraine Set to Sign Natural-Gas Deal. Agreement Would Mark Ukraine's Third Significant Energy Deal With West Since Ousting of Former Government (The Wall Street Journal) 04/26/2014
  • Ukraine Separatists Open to Swap for OSCE Release (TIME/AP) 04/26/2014
  • Ukraine crisis overshadows Obama's trip to Malaysia (USA Today) 04/26/2014
  • Latest from the Special Monitoring Mission in Ukraine - based on information received up until 25 April 2014, 19:00 (Kyiv time) (OSCE) 04/26/2014
  • Interview with GRU officer Igor Strelkov. People's Militia Commander Igor Strelkov : The detained observers are professional intelligence officers [Translation of the original published by the Russian communist newspaper Komsomolskaya Pravda] (Storify) 04/26/2014
  • (Wild)Life In A Nuclear Wasteland: 28 Years After the Chernobyl Disaster (International Business Times) 04/26/2014
  • Stunning Yet Eerie Photos Show 'Ground Zero' Of Chernobyl Years After The Nuclear Disaster (Business Insider) 04/26/2014
  • Remembering Chernobyl. The fallout from the Chernobyl nuclear power plant explosion remains as politicised as ever, 28 years on. (Al Jazeera) 04/26/2014
  • Chernobyl then and now: 28 haunting images from nuclear disaster (Russia Today) 04/26/2014
  • Chernobyl: 28 years on.The accident at the Chernobyl nuclear plant on April 26, 1986 released large amounts of radiation into the environment, in Ukraine and across Europe. Decades on, problems continue to haunt the site. (Deutsche Welle) 04/26/2014
  • Chernobyl - how many died? (The Ecologist) 04/26/2014
  • Chernobyl 28 Years Later: Before, During and After The Worst Nuclear Disaster In History [SLIDESHOW] (International Business Times) 04/26/2014
  • INTERVIEW: Scientist, environmentalist Vladimir Levchenko remembers his days in Chernobyl (Bellona) 04/26/2014
  • Hundreds in Kyiv gather to remember the Chernobyl disaster (KFOR) 04/26/2014
  • Chernobyl 28th Anniversary: Birds Adapt to Long-Term Radiation Exposure (International Business Times) 04/26/2014
  • Eye-Opening AMA Reveals What It's Like Growing Up In The Shadow Of A Nuclear Disaster (Business Insider) 04/26/2014
  • Chernobyl marks 28th anniversary of nuclear catastrophe (Video) (Allvoices) 04/26/2014
  • Op-ed: Chernobyl (San Mateo Daily Journal) 04/26/2014
  • Remembering the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, 28 years on (euronews) 04/26/2014
  • Ukrainians mark 28th anniversary of Chernobyl nuclear disaster (NBC) 04/26/2014
  • 23 Images of the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone 28 Years Later (PolicyMic) 04/26/2014
  • Chernobyl - the biting wind, the silent scream (The Ecologist) 04/26/2014
  • 28 years on and the struggle continues for those affected by the worlds biggest nuclear disaster. A new UN Report now states that Chernobyl released over 400 times (and not 100 times as originally quoted) the amount of radiation that was released in the Hiroshima bombing. (+VIDEO) (TheJournal.ie) 04/26/2014
  • The Chernobyl Dynasty. Lucy Ash talks to three generations of the Kupny family who have all worked at the nuclear power station. (BBC) 04/26/2014
  • Klitschko KOs Leapai in 5th (Yahoo/AP) 04/26/2014
  • Kerry presses Russia to help free team in Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/26/2014
  • Chernobyls Bugs: The Art And Science Of Life After Nuclear Fallout. In 1986, a Swiss artist set out to document insects from regions affected by the Chernobyl disaster, and science is starting to catch up with her (Smithsonian Magazine) 04/26/2014
  • VIDEO: 1... ‏@MichaelShchur (YouTube/ ) 04/26/2014
  • Moscows Voice of the People in Slovyansk (KHPG) 04/26/2014
  • Ukraine Rebels Holding Observers Say Prisoner Swap Possible (The New York Times/Reuters) 04/26/2014
  • Russia offered support in effort to free OSCE monitors: Germany (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/26/2014
  • Ukraine separatists open to swap for OSCE release (Yahoo/AP) 04/26/2014
  • Ukraine says to fight back if Russia sends in 'peacekeeping' troops (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/26/2014
  • Ukraine's separatist phantom comes out of the shadows [Igor Ivanovich Strelkov] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/26/2014
  • Ukraine blames Moscow for 'human shield' detentions in east (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/26/2014
  • Ukraine Monastery Unites the Faithful as Country Splinters (NBC) 04/26/2014
  • Vladimir Putin And His Bodyguard Of Lies (Forbes) 04/26/2014
  • For Russia, Negatives Seem to Outweigh Positives of an Invasion (The New York Times) 04/26/2014
  • Alleged Russian Colonel Strelkov makes public appearance as self-proclaimed chief of Donbass Peoples Militia (Kyiv Post) 04/26/2014
  • Sloviansk: Corpse found with dead body of city councilman Rybak is 19-year-old Kyiv university student Yuri Popravko (Kyiv Post) 04/26/2014
  • Ukrainian prosecutors conducting criminal case against judge who convicted Tymoshenko (Kyiv Post/Interfax-Russia) 04/26/2014
  • U.S., G-7 allies will impose new sanctions against Russia as soon as Monday (Washington Post) 04/26/2014
  • Moscow 'to help free European observers' (BBC) 04/26/2014
  • Ukraine PM Says Russia Provoking War; OSCE Hostages Called 'NATO Spies' (RFE/RL) 04/26/2014
  • U.S.: Russian Jets Violating Ukraine Airspace (RFE/RL) 04/26/2014
  • Ukrainian Prime Minister Arsenii Yatseniuk visits Vatican (updated) (RISU) 04/26/2014
  • Chornobyl 26 April 1986 (KHPG) 04/26/2014
  • Sanctions loom as observers held in east Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/26/2014
  • Slovakia agrees to deliver gas to Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/26/2014
  • Slovakia reaches deal to ship limited gas volumes to Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/26/2014
  • AP Interview: Tymoshenko calls for NATO membership (Yahoo/AP) 04/26/2014
  • Russia's Lavrov tells Kerry U.S. should press Kiev to rein in army (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/26/2014
  • Foreign military observers held in east Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/26/2014
  • Ukrainian leader meets pope, leaving Rome early (Yahoo/AP) 04/26/2014

  • Putin Said Planning to Gut Bureaucracies of Federal Districts He Created (Window on Eurasia) 04/25/2014
  • Danylo Lubkivsky (Ukraine) on the current political situation in Eastern Ukraine and Crimea - Press Conference (VIDEO) (United Nations) 04/25/2014
  • How Kiev Views Obama's Foreign Policy -- Danylo Lubkivsky on strategy (The Wall Street Journal) 04/25/2014
  • Latvia says Russia trying to use 'provocateurs' in Baltic state (Reuters) 04/25/2014
  • This Is a Fight for Ukrainian Freedom. An interview with leading Ukrainian presidential candidate Petro Poroshenko (Slate.com) 04/25/2014
  • An Unwanted Reprise Riles a Soviet Rocker (The New York Times) 04/25/2014
  • Everything You Need To Know About How Screwed The Russian Economy Is In One Big Slide (Business Insider) 04/25/2014
  • In NYC, Ukrainian-American kids use artwork to show national pride (+VIDEO) (CBS) 04/25/2014
  • Ukraine sites spent fuel repository near Chernobyl (Nuclear Engineering) 04/25/2014
  • Ban marks Chernobyl anniversary with call for greater support for recovery efforts (United Nations) 04/25/2014
  • Chernobyl 28th Anniversary: World's Biggest Nuclear Disaster (International Business Times) 04/25/2014
  • US FUEL INEFFECTIVE IN UKRAINIAN NUCLEAR PLANTS (Eurasia Review) 04/25/2014
  • Chilling Photos Of Chernobyl 28 Years Later. Fear and decay in Ukraine. (Buzzfeed) 04/25/2014
  • Russia Says It Has Deported Four Americans. For propagandizing American values. (Buzzfeed) 04/25/2014
  • The fresh-faced victim of bloody violence in Crimea: Was 16 year old Mark murdered because he only spoke Ukrainian? (Daily Mail) 04/25/2014
  • Ukraines Invisible Election (RFE/RL) 04/25/2014
  • Russian jets make repeated crossings into Ukraine airspace (Yahoo/AP) 04/25/2014
  • Op-ed: Ukraines Activists Are Taking No Chances (The New York Times) 04/25/2014
  • Crimean Residents To Face Russian-Style Repression (State.gov) 04/25/2014
  • Ukraine separatists hunker down and hope Putin will come to their aid (Los Angeles Times) 04/25/2014
  • Anarchy spreads in eastern Ukraine, team of European analysts detained (Los Angeles Times) 04/25/2014
  • Interior Ministry: Terrorists seize bus carrying OSCE observers in Sloviansk (Kyiv Post/Interfax-Russia) 04/25/2014
  • Fourth pro-Russian roadblock cleared near Sloviansk (Kyiv Post) 04/25/2014
  • International observation mission held hostage in Sloviansk (Kyiv Post) 04/25/2014
  • Recovered art: Statues, paintings, ceramic artifacts as well as old weapon collections, religious icons, and various presents received from friends or fellow countrymen belonged to former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich were taken from Yanukovych's residence in Mezhyhirya village and displayed in five big halls at the National Arts Museum in Kiev. (Al Jazeera/EPA) 04/25/2014
  • Interview with Ukrainian presidential candidate Petro Poroshenko (Washington Post) 04/25/2014
  • Ukraines Tymoshenko: The U.S. and E.U. underestimate the real threat of this situation (Washington Post) 04/25/2014
  • Pentagon says Russia has violated Ukraines airspace multiple times in last 24 hours (Washington Post) 04/25/2014
  • Russia hijacks U.S. State Departments Ukraine hashtag (Washington Post) 04/25/2014
  • Exclusive: Putin Halts All Talks With White House (Daily Beast) 04/25/2014
  • Pentagon to Russia: Call us, please? (Politico) 04/25/2014
  • Unrest in Eastern Ukraine Escalates as Separatists Collect Bargaining Chips (Vice.com) 04/25/2014
  • Pentagon says Russian jets violated airspace (BBC) 04/25/2014
  • Ukraine Is Finally Ramping up Its 'Anti-Terrorist' Mission in the East (New Republic) 04/25/2014
  • Ukraine official says he fears Russian invasion [Danylo Lubkivsky] (Yahoo/AP) 04/25/2014
  • Defying Moscow, Ukraine Threatens to Blockade Pro-Russian Militants (The New York Times) 04/25/2014
  • International Prosecutor Weighs Case in Ukraine Killings (The New York Times) 04/25/2014
  • Defying Moscow, Ukraine Threatens to Blockade Pro-Russian Militants (The New York Times) 04/25/2014
  • It is time for the West to move ahead without Russia (Washington Post) 04/25/2014
  • OSCE Observers Taken Prisoner by Pro-Russian Forces in Ukraine (Daily Beast) 04/25/2014
  • Readout of the Presidents Call with President Hollande, Chancellor Merkel, Prime Minister Renzi, and Prime Minister Cameron (WhiteHouse.gov) 04/25/2014
  • Ukraines deputy foreign minister Danylo Lubkivsky: Ukraine Fears Russian Invasion (VOA) 04/25/2014
  • Ukraine Tensions Weigh on European Stocks (The Wall Street Journal) 04/25/2014
  • Ukraines DTEK Says Crimea Power Supply at Risk From Debts (Bloomberg) 04/25/2014
  • G-7 Leaders Statement on Ukraine (WhiteHouse.gov) 04/25/2014
  • Russia's Lavrov: West plotting to control Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/25/2014
  • Podcast: Putin's Other War (RFE/RL) 04/25/2014
  • RT Claims 'Substantiated' In Four Tweets And A Video (RFE/RL) 04/25/2014
  • European Firms Seek to Minimize Russia Sanctions (The New York Times) 04/25/2014
  • Ukraine Anti-Terrorist Unit Faces Frustrations in Restoring Order (VOA) 04/25/2014
  • Photo: Heavyweight boxing world champion Vladimir Klitschko of Ukraine faces Axel Leapai of Australia (R) after the official weigh-in in the western city of Muelheim...Klitschko will be facing Leapei in a title match on April 26 in Oberhausen (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/25/2014
  • Arseny Yatseniuk, Ukraine Prime Minister, Says Russia Wants To Start World War III By Occupying Ukraine (Huffington Post/Reuters) 04/25/2014
  • I Had It Pretty Easy, Because I Was Let Go: Simon Ostrovsky On His Detention in Sloviansk (Vice News) 04/25/2014
  • Russia hikes interest rate amid inflation risk (Yahoo/AP) 04/25/2014
  • Ex-Soviet officials call on Russia to pull troops (Yahoo/AP) 04/25/2014
  • Russia's Lavrov: West plotting to control Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/25/2014
  • Baltic states lead push to cut Russia gas reliance (Yahoo/AP) 04/25/2014
  • Ex-Soviet states and EU partners call for Ukraine de-escalation (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/25/2014
  • Germany's Merkel tells Putin Russia has not done enough (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/25/2014
  • U.S. readies more sanctions as Ukraine costs rise for Moscow (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/25/2014
  • Obama: Sectoral sanctions if Russia enters Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/25/2014
  • Obama: Economic sanctions if Russia enters Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/25/2014
  • Oil declines after rising on Ukraine crisis (Yahoo/AP) 04/25/2014
  • Russian-backed interference poses biggest challenge to presidential election (Kyiv Post) 04/25/2014
  • Escalation (Kyiv Post) 04/25/2014
  • Where Yanukovych and his rich hunting buddies hung out (Kyiv Post) 04/25/2014
  • Ukraine officials say second stage of anti-terrorist operation under way in east as helicopter shot down (UPDATES, VIDEO) (Kyiv Post) 04/25/2014
  • Ukraine spurns Russias accusations that it shut off water tap to Crimea (Kyiv Post) 04/25/2014
  • As Ukraine continues its anti-terrorist operation, American leaders consider providing lethal aid, prepare additional sanctions on Russia (Kyiv Post) 04/25/2014
  • France's Fabius says Russia sanctions still under discussion (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/25/2014
  • The Chinese take Manhattan - replace Russians as top apartment buyers (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/25/2014
  • Ukrainian forces kill 5 pro-Moscow rebels (Ukrainian Journal) 04/25/2014
  • Russia accuses West of Ukraine plot (BBC) 04/25/2014
  • Is war inevitable in Ukraine? (BBC) 04/25/2014
  • Russia fears Crimea water shortage as supply drops (BBC) 04/25/2014
  • BBC investigates Mariupol 'liberation' claims (VIDEO) (BBC) 04/25/2014
  • US journalist released [Simon Ostrovsky, the US Vice News correspondent], others still held hostage in Slovyansk (KHPG) 04/25/2014
  • Pro-Russian militants set fire to newspaper office (KHPG) 04/25/2014
  • Murdered in Slovyansk...Yury Popravko was 19 and a student of the Sociology and Law Faculty of the Kyiv Polytechnic Institute (KHPG) 04/25/2014
  • Ukraine's PM Says Russia Aims At Starting World War III (RFE/RL) 04/25/2014
  • Hashtag Hijacked: Russia Trolls U.S. Twitter Campaign In Ukraine Crisis. It seems there is no opportunity too small for the Russian Foreign Ministry to needle the U.S. State Department (RFE/RL) 04/25/2014
  • The Maidan and After: Ukrainian-Jewish Relations in a Ukraine in Crisis, Saturday, April 26 at 7pm in New York (BRAMA) 04/25/2014
  • Wall Street Journal front page, Friday 25 April 2014: Ukraine Halts Military Push, Fearing Attack From Russia (Twitter) 04/25/2014
  • Guardian front page, Friday 25 April 2014: Putin warning as Ukraine's troops hit back (Twitter) 04/25/2014
  • Incriminating Crimean medal or fake? (KHPG) 04/25/2014
  • Russias Gazprombank Preparing for U.S. Sanctions Over Ukraine (Bloomberg) 04/25/2014
  • Russia says Kiev will face justice for 'bloody crime' in Ukraine (Reuters) 04/25/2014
  • Popes to Saints: Philly Folks will be there (CBS Philly) 04/25/2014
  • Ukrainian Metropolitan-Archbishop Stefan Soroka of Philadelphia will attend Canonization Ceremonies of St. John XXIII and St. John Paul II in Rome (Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy) 04/25/2014
  • IMF staff endorses $17 billion loan for Ukraine, Bloomberg reports (Ukrainian Journal) 04/25/2014
  • IMF board set to meet April 30 to consider Ukraine aid package (Ukrainian Journal) 04/25/2014
  • Ukraine could sign deal allowing for 10 bcm of Slovakian gas imports (Ukrainian Journal) 04/25/2014

  • The Ukrainian Spring. People in Ukraine's east are trying to live their lives surrounded by barricades and checkpoints. (Al Jazeera) 04/24/2014
  • Aftermath of Ukraine Photo Story Shows Need for More Caution (The New York Times) 04/24/2014
  • VIOLENCE IN UKRAINE COULD SPIN OUT OF CONTROL WITH UNPREDICTABLE RESULTS WARNS SECRETARY-GENERAL, URGING ADHERENCE TO GENEVA STATEMENT (United Nations) 04/24/2014
  • Bad Idea of the Day: Bomb Syria to Save Ukraine (National Interest) 04/24/2014
  • Ukraine's Taxi Drivers Navigate Barricades, Curfews and Masked Gunmen (Mashable) 04/24/2014
  • Does Putin Want a War? (National Interest) 04/24/2014
  • Most Wanted and Most Haunted. Warhol: Jackie at Blain/Di Donna, gallery in Manhattan's Upper East Side (The New York Times) 04/24/2014
  • So, Mr. Putin, the bully, wants his empire back (Intermountain Jewish News) 04/24/2014
  • The Hidden Danger in Chernobyl's Red Forest. A new threat to the Red Forest, 30 years later. (Video) (Slate Magazine) 04/24/2014
  • Chernobyl's legacy 28 years on (Irish Times) 04/24/2014
  • NEW IRI UKRAINE POLL: OPPOSITION TO RUSSIAN MILITARY INTERVENTION STRONG THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY, ENTHUSIASM FOR ELECTION IS HIGH (IRI) 04/24/2014
  • Russia to Start Drills, Warning Ukraine Over Mobilization (The New York Times) 04/24/2014
  • Violence in eastern Ukraine prompts UN call for immediate de-escalation (United Nations) 04/24/2014
  • Ukraine foreign minister: Ready to fight Russia (Chicago Sun-Times/AP) 04/24/2014
  • Ukraine Militants Brandish Guns Alongside Moms Pushing Strollers (NBC) 04/24/2014
  • Ukraine Forcing EU to Rethink Russia Policy (VOA) 04/24/2014
  • Prague's Ukrainians Commemorate Kyiv Victims (VIDEO) (RFE/RL) 04/24/2014
  • Crimea? Pshaw. CEOs Want to Party With Putin (Businessweek) 04/24/2014
  • Rachel Maddow: Will U.S. energy companies disrupt Obamas Russia policy? (Washington Post) 04/24/2014
  • These anti-Russian leaflets are being dropped from helicopters over eastern Ukraine (Washington Post) 04/24/2014
  • OSCE Slams Putin For The 'Height Of Hypocrisy' (RFE/RL) 04/24/2014
  • Current Events Imperil Ukrainian Museum Show (The New York Times) 04/24/2014
  • Clashes spread across eastern Ukraine as Russia begins military drills on border (+VIDEO) (Washington Post) 04/24/2014
  • SBU nabs Russian, two Ukrainians suspected of working for Russian intelligence bodies (Kyiv Post) 04/24/2014
  • Leading American online course provider now in Kyiv (Kyiv Post) 04/24/2014
  • John Kerry: Remarks on Ukraine (+VIDEO) (State.gov) 04/24/2014
  • Head Of Russian Propaganda Network Declares Ukraine Dead On Twitter (Business Insider) 04/24/2014
  • Ukraine Seeks More EU Gas Imports as Russia Demands Billions (Bloomberg) 04/24/2014
  • Bohdan Futala: 'Progressive' silence on Putin's aggression (Kyiv Post) 04/24/2014
  • Philadelphia Archbishop Soroka has Fond memoires of Pope John Paul II (CBS Philly) 04/24/2014
  • Putin Was Right: This Internet Thing Really Was Created by the CIA. But why did Vlad have to go and spill the beans? (Daily Beast) 04/24/2014
  • Reframing Germanys Russia policy - an opportunity for the EU (European Council on Foreign Relations) 04/24/2014
  • Op-ed: International repercussions of the Crimean Crisis (Turkish Weekly) 04/24/2014
  • Russia Stocks Slide With Bonds as Ukraine Offensive Turns Deadly (Bloomberg) 04/24/2014
  • 'Russia's Goal Isn't To Annex Ukraine - It's To Get Gov't Out Of The Way' (VIDEO) (Huffington Post) 04/24/2014
  • Vladimir Putin warns of 'consequences' after Slavyansk skirmish. Russian troops manoeuvre on the border after Kiev government attempts to wrest back control of city (Guardian) 04/24/2014
  • The 17 Most Amazingly Epic Places on Earth...8.) Yalta, Ukraine (Huffington Post) 04/24/2014
  • Serhiy Kvit: No dialogue with the 'empty place' (Kyiv Post) 04/24/2014
  • Ukraine Crisis Impacts Turkey's Economy (Voice of America) 04/24/2014
  • Ukraine Still Trying to Find Way to Receive More EU Gas. Slovakia Offers a Pipeline but Ukrainians Want a Larger Conduit as Alternative to Gazprom (The Wall Street Journal) 04/24/2014
  • John Kerry: Remarks With Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende Before Their Meeting (+VIDEO) (State.gov) 04/24/2014
  • Latest from the Special Monitoring Mission in Ukraine - based on information received up until 23 April 2014, 19:00 (Kyiv time) (OSCE) 04/24/2014
  • OSCE Slams Putin For The 'Height Of Hypocrisy' (RFE/RL) 04/24/2014
  • The Online Debate Over A Mysterious Russian 'Medal' (RFE/RL) 04/24/2014
  • Simon Ostrovsky: From Frontline Journalist To Human Shield (RFE/RL) 04/24/2014
  • Durov, Activists Adjust Accordingly As Kremlin Cracks Down On Internet Rights (RFE/RL) 04/24/2014
  • Kerry Slams Russia For Undermining Ukraine's Stability (RFE/RL) 04/24/2014
  • Ukraine President Demands Russia Remove Troops From Border (RFE/RL) 04/24/2014
  • Court Orders Resumption of Probe Into 1999 Death Of Ukrainian Politician Vyacheslav Chornovil (RFE/RL) 04/24/2014
  • The Abducted And The Missing In Eastern Ukraine (RFE/RL) 04/24/2014
  • Russia, EC Slovakia and Ukraine may meet to tackle natural gas crisis (Ukrainian Journal) 04/24/2014
  • Lavrov says US is behind Ukraine unrest (Ukrainian Journal) 04/24/2014
  • Ukraine president demands Russia end 'blackmail', pull back troops (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/24/2014
  • Separatists surround 'liberated' Ukraine city hall (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/24/2014
  • RAF Jet Chases Russian Planes Away From UK (Sky News) 04/24/2014
  • Interagency commission drops Ukraine antidumping PVC case against US (Ukrainian Journal) 04/24/2014
  • Yatseniuk predicting fast action on Ukrainian IMF loan request (Ukrainian Journal) 04/24/2014
  • Russia expects Ukraine deal to be implemented soon: reports (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/24/2014
  • Russia says firms leaving over sanctions can't return soon (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/24/2014
  • Obama to Russia: More sanctions are 'teed up' (Yahoo/AP) 04/24/2014
  • Ukraine official: city hall cleared of protesters [Mariupol] (Yahoo/AP) 04/24/2014
  • France warns against war in Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/24/2014
  • Clashes in east Ukraine leave at least 2 dead (Yahoo/AP) 04/24/2014
  • Ukraine Pauses Slovyansk Operation Amid 'Heightened Risk' of Russia Attack - Senior Security Official (The Wall Street Journal) 04/24/2014
  • Is Ukraine heading for civil war? We asked one of the world's leading experts. [James Fearon, Stanford University] (Vox) 04/24/2014
  • Russia says Kiev must take first step to solve Ukraine crisis (Reuters) 04/24/2014
  • Putin says sanctions hurt Russian economy, but not critically (Reuters) 04/24/2014
  • Russian memo to WTO says U.S. sanctions are illegal (Reuters) 04/24/2014
  • Exclusive: EU considers ban on deals with banks in Crimea (Reuters) 04/24/2014
  • Russia says starts military drills in response to Ukraine, NATO (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/24/2014
  • Ukraine forces say kill separatists in Slaviansk operation (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/24/2014
  • Ukrainian troops give up captured checkpoint [Slaviansk] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/24/2014
  • Ukraine forces kill up to five rebels, Russia starts drill near border (Reuters) 04/24/2014
  • Putin warns of consequences of Ukrainian use of army (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/24/2014
  • Russia orders exercises after Ukraine moves on separatists (BBC) 04/24/2014
  • Ukraine move in Sloviansk draws stern Putin warning (BBC) 04/24/2014
  • Oil edges further above $109 on Ukraine tensions (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/24/2014
  • Ukrainian troops dig in near Slaviansk - Reuters correspondent (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/24/2014
  • Self-Preservation for Crimean Muslims. Said Ismagilov, the Mufti of the Spiritual Directorate of Muslims of Ukraine Ummah: The status of Muslims here is far better than in Russia (The Ukrainian Week) 04/24/2014
  • As Ukraine Clashes With Pro-Russia Militias, Moscow Announces Military Drills (The New York Times) 04/24/2014
  • Odessa EuroMaidan blocks attempt to sabotage law on cleaning up judiciary (KHPG) 04/24/2014
  • Akhmetovs miners go on strike (KHPG) 04/24/2014
  • Amnesty Law: Genevas endorsement of impunity (KHPG) 04/24/2014
  • Moscows fictitious civil war in Ukraine (KHPG) 04/24/2014

  • Ukrainian Catholics in Crimea Forced to RegisterGoes Unreported (Politichicks.tv) 04/23/2014
  • For Pro-Russia Militants, Ukraine's Journalists Are Bargaining Chips (Mashable) 04/23/2014
  • Russian Foreign Minister Threatens Ukraine, Then Takes Selfie (Mashable) 04/23/2014
  • Ukraine, Russia Hostilities Endanger Chernobyl Cleanup (Fox) 04/23/2014
  • What Happens When Wildlife Reclaims Chernobyl? (IFLScience.com) 04/23/2014
  • An updated glossary with everything you need to know about Ukraines crisis (Washington Post) 04/23/2014
  • CONSIDER THE EGG [A visit to The Ukrainian Museum in New York] (The New Yorker) 04/23/2014
  • EU elections may strengthen Putin in Europe (EUobserver) 04/23/2014
  • Putins Men in Ukraine Seize U.S. Journalist. Vice reporter Simon Ostrovsky has been detained by a pro-Russian faction as part of a campaign to intimidate journalists. (Daily Beast) 04/23/2014
  • Ukraine standoff: For some, Russias tactics hark back to Soviet practices (+video) (Christian Science Monitor) 04/23/2014
  • Ukraine says has 'freed' an eastern town of separatists (Chicago Tribune/Reuters) 04/23/2014
  • Amid Russia warning, Ukraine is in a security bind (Washington Post/AP) 04/23/2014
  • Ukraine Said to Receive IMF Staff Support for $17 Billion Loan (Bloomberg) 04/23/2014
  • Ukraine Resumes Bid to Oust Militants Amid Russian Threat (Businessweek) 04/23/2014
  • Latest from the Special Monitoring Mission in Ukraine - based on information received up until 22 April 2014, 20:00 (Kyiv time) (OSCE) 04/23/2014
  • OSCE Chief Monitor in Ukraine deplores escalation of violence in Donetsk region (OSCE) 04/23/2014
  • Witnesses to Mariupol violence (BBC) 04/23/2014
  • The Crimean Red Cross is now Russian (The Day) 04/23/2014
  • Do not give up! Vice president of the United States calls on Ukrainians to finish the revolution and follow the path of democracy (The Day) 04/23/2014
  • Craig Ferguson - Russia Invading The Ukraine (VIDEO) (The Late Late Show) 04/23/2014
  • West's options: Russia's Ukraine challenge (BBC) 04/23/2014
  • Russian social media CEO quits, flees country [VKontakte founder Pavel Durov] (Yahoo/AP) 04/23/2014
  • In Eastern Ukraine, Terror from Pro-Kremlin Outsiders. By Alexander J. Motyl (World Affairs Journal) 04/23/2014
  • Sergei Lavrov's U-Turn On Invasion. See how his statements have evolved over the past five weeks... (RFE/RL) 04/23/2014
  • Tony Blair Says Forget The People Of Ukraine, Let's Side With Putin And Fight Radical Islam (Huffington Post) 04/23/2014
  • Russia is a hostile power, but this is not a new cold war. The west needs to step back from the Ukraine crisis and devise a new strategy of containment towards Vladimir Putin (Guardian) 04/23/2014
  • Volunteers join Ukraine's border guard (BBC) 04/23/2014
  • Let Putin first withdraw his troops from Crimea, and only then we will speak to him. Mustafa DZHEMILEV on the current situation in Crimea and the prospects of international support (The Day) 04/23/2014
  • European traditions, or How the rabbit began to lay Easter eggs (The Day) 04/23/2014
  • Serhiy Kunitsyn: The only thing that forced Crimean elite to support Moscow was the presence of 20,000 Russian troops (The Ukrainian Week) 04/23/2014
  • Nuclear Reincarnation. Does Ukraine Need Its Nukes Back? (The Ukrainian Week) 04/23/2014
  • Eastern Europe Frets About NATOs Ability to Curb Russia (The New York Times) 04/23/2014
  • Ukraines Military Drive in East Enters Neutral Gear, as Pact on Crisis Is Tested (The New York Times) 04/23/2014
  • Op-ed: Moldova, the Next Ukraine. By Nicholas Kristof (The New York Times) 04/23/2014
  • Is Russia Suffering From Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder? (New Republic) 04/23/2014
  • The Inconvenience of History. Obama abandons another country to its fate (New Republic) 04/23/2014
  • Pope Francis to meet with Ukrainian Prime Minister on Saturday (RISU) 04/23/2014
  • Russia in new Ukraine attack threat. Russia 'to respond if its interests' attacked (BBC) 04/23/2014
  • Holocaust memorial desecrated in Sevastopol (KHPG) 04/23/2014
  • Donbas: abductions continue as Horlivka politician found murdered (KHPG) 04/23/2014
  • Jemiliev: Russian FSB snooping even in Crimean mosques (KHPG) 04/23/2014
  • Ukraine To Restart 'Anti-Terrorism Operation' (Sky News) 04/23/2014
  • PM: Ukraine seeking US and European investors for gas transit (Ukrainian Journal) 04/23/2014
  • East Ukraine Militants Say Detained U.S. Reporter 'Not Hostage but Guest' (The New York Times/Reuters) 04/23/2014
  • Putin's strategy: Good cop, bad cop. By Alexander Motyl (CNN) 04/23/2014
  • Russia Warns Ukraine of Potential Military Response (The New York Times) 04/23/2014
  • Germanys Dangerous Blindness Over Russia (Carnegie Europe) 04/23/2014
  • Turchynov orders army back on offensive (Ukrainian Journal) 04/23/2014
  • More sanctions coming if Russia doesn't back off, Kerry tells Lavrov (Ukrainian Journal) 04/23/2014
  • EnergoAtom to start using Westinghouse nuke fuel assemblies in 2015 (Ukrainian Journal) 04/23/2014
  • The Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus' New Taras Shevchenko Album (+VIDEO) [dated 4/7/2014] (Indiegogo) 04/23/2014
  • Russian Authorities Deny Dzhemliev Barred From Entering Crimea (RFE/RL) 04/23/2014
  • Crimean Tatar Leader Denies Reports He Wants Russian Citizenship [Refat Chubarov] (RFE/RL) 04/23/2014
  • Kerry Holds Telephone Talks With Russia, Ukraine (RFE/RL) 04/23/2014
  • In the Center of Eastern Ukraine's Separatist Movement, the [self-proclaimed] People's Mayor Speaks Out (Businessweek) 04/23/2014
  • Ukraine as Key to European and Global Security (Update on Challenges and Solutions). Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Danylo Lubkivsky, at Columbia University on April 25 (Facebook) 04/23/2014
  • Attempts to overregulate Internet undermine free speech and free media in Russia, says OSCE representative (OSCE) 04/23/2014
  • Sergey Lavrov vows response if Russians attacked in Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/23/2014
  • Oil below $102 as US crude supplies seen rising (Yahoo/AP) 04/23/2014
  • German, French ministers visit Moldova, Georgia (Yahoo/AP) 04/23/2014
  • Pro-Russian insurgents hold US journalist captive (Yahoo/AP) 04/23/2014
  • U.S. offers Ukraine $50 mln aid package (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/23/2014
  • EU, Ukraine, Slovakia to hold reverse-flow gas talks on Thursday (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/23/2014
  • Ukraine 'chocolate king' could win May 25 vote in first round - poll [Poroshenko] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/23/2014
  • Russia says Kiev, U.S. distorting Ukraine Geneva accord (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/23/2014
  • Monitors head into Ukraine's badlands - armed with a sheet of paper (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/23/2014
  • Russia says conducting military drill near Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/23/2014
  • Ukraine's leaders say have U.S. backing to take on 'aggressors' (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/23/2014
  • 'Murdered' Ukraine politician faced hostile mob, video shows [Volodymyr Rybak] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/23/2014
  • Russia offers gas talks with EU, Ukraine in Moscow on April 28 (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/23/2014
  • Poland's PM says risk of Ukraine split is 'real' (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/23/2014
  • EU urges Russia to use leverage to end killings in east Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/23/2014
  • Pro-Kiev voices struggle to be heard over separatists in Ukraine's east (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/23/2014
  • Dead Ukraine politician faced hostile mob, video shows (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/23/2014
  • Russia says would retaliate if citizens' interests threatened: RT TV (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/23/2014

  • Germany Helped Prep Russia for War, U.S. Sources Say (The Daily Beast) 04/22/2014
  • Pro-Russian separatists start their own anti-Semitic TV channel (KHPG) 04/22/2014
  • Vladimir Putin Is Kaput (Forbes) 04/22/2014
  • To Save its Revolution, Ukraine Must Conclude a Brest Peace, Pastukhov Says (Window on Eurasia) 04/22/2014
  • In Ukraine's east, mayor held hostage by insurgent [Nelya Shtepa, mayor of Slovyansk abducted and released, claims to support the Russian militants] (Yahoo/AP) 04/22/2014
  • All the Kings Horses: Ukraine, Russia, and Gogols Troika (NYU Jordan Center) 04/22/2014
  • Op-ed: Russia Is in No Economic Shape to Fight a War. By Anders Aslund (The Moscow times) 04/22/2014
  • 8 Things You Forgot About the Cold War (ABC) 04/22/2014
  • Ukraine Accord Nears Collapse as Biden Meets Kiev Leaders (Bloomberg) 04/22/2014
  • Putin Is Using WWII for Propaganda Because It's the Best Memory That Russia Has (New Republic) 04/22/2014
  • Insight: Ukraine revolt shows faces, but whose are the brains? (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/22/2014
  • Russian Annexation Crimean Tatar Tragedy (KHPG) 04/22/2014
  • Pro-Russian separatists start their own anti-Semitic TV channel (KHPG) 04/22/2014
  • Attack on Crimean Tatar Mejlis (KHPG) 04/22/2014
  • Two journalists still held captive by Slovyansk militants (KHPG) 04/22/2014
  • Russia: Special Putin coins mark Crimea annexation (BBC) 04/22/2014
  • American Journalist With Vice News Captured in Eastern Ukraine (Mashable) 04/22/2014
  • Journalists safety in eastern Ukraine worsening, says OSCE Representative, calls for immediate release of detained Vice News journalist (OSCE) 04/22/2014
  • Metropolitan-Archbishop Stefan Soroka washes the feet of Ukraine's Ambassador to the United States during Holy Thursday Services (Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia) 04/22/2014
  • Ukraine's leading presidential candidate visited Israel in secret, asked for public support. Petro Poroshenko asked Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman to publicly support his countrys territorial integrity (Haaretz) 04/22/2014
  • Biden Offers Strong Support to Ukraine and Issues a Sharp Rebuke to Russia (The New York Times) 04/22/2014
  • Ukraine court seizes Odessa refinery -ministry (Reuters) 04/22/2014
  • Ukraine Doctor, Wounded Kiev Protester Meet in Jenkintown (NBC) 04/22/2014
  • OSCE monitors held meetings in Donetsk (OSCE) 04/22/2014
  • OSCE Chief Monitor calls for release of police head in Kramatorsk, eastern Ukraine [Colonel Vitaliy Kolupai] (OSCE) 04/22/2014
  • Ukraine orders new military operation in the east (Yahoo/AP) 04/22/2014
  • Kerry says Russia lacks positive steps in Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/22/2014
  • Russia expels senior Canadian diplomat in Moscow (Yahoo/AP) 04/22/2014
  • Analysis: Putin likely to ignore West on Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/22/2014
  • Trouble in Ukraine lifts prices for corn, wheat (Yahoo/AP) 04/22/2014
  • Biden: Russia must 'stop talking and start acting' (Yahoo/AP) 04/22/2014
  • US troops head to exercises in Eastern Europe (Yahoo/AP) 04/22/2014
  • Navalny's conviction in Russia a chilling message (Yahoo/AP) 04/22/2014
  • Ukraine crisis prompts Sweden to boost arms budget (Yahoo/AP) 04/22/2014
  • Gunmen detain 3 journalists in eastern Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/22/2014
  • Biden tells Ukrainian leaders US stands with them (Yahoo/AP) 04/22/2014
  • US promises additional $50 million for Ukraine political, economic reforms (Yahoo/AP) 04/22/2014
  • Ukraine says military aircraft hit by gunfire (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/22/2014
  • Crimea Tatars say leader banned by Russia from returning [Dzhemilev] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/22/2014
  • Crimea energy firm says better off under Russia (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/22/2014
  • OSCE mediator says talks with Donetsk separatists 'constructive' (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/22/2014
  • Biden warns on Ukraine as Russia dismisses sanctions threat (Reuters) 04/22/2014
  • Russia seeks to undermine May 25 election, says Ukraine PM (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/22/2014
  • In Ukraine's East, Mayor Held Hostage by Insurgent (ABC/AP) 04/22/2014
  • American Reporter Held by Ukraine Separatists (The New York Times) 04/22/2014
  • Times Minute: Biden Wraps Up Kiev Visit (VIDEO) (The New York Times) 04/22/2014
  • At Funeral, Expressions of Grief and Anger Toward Kiev Officials (The New York Times) 04/22/2014
  • Slovyansk Mourns 3 Killed at Checkpoint (VIDEO) (The New York Times) 04/22/2014
  • The Real Truth About Those Anti-Semitic Flyers in Donetsk. Russia Has Its Fingerprints All Over Them (Forward) 04/22/2014
  • Let the Past Collapse on Time! By Vladimir Sorokin [from the May 8 2014 issue] (The New York Review of Books) 04/22/2014
  • International Ukraine agreement faltering (Ukrainian Journal) 04/22/2014
  • Trade unions urge coal miners to avoid falling for 'political tricks' (Ukrainian Journal) 04/22/2014
  • Russia's Lukoil says it still plans to launch Ukraine refinery (Ukrainian Journal) 04/22/2014
  • Economy to fall 3% this year, with 12% inflation, government projects (Ukrainian Journal) 04/22/2014
  • Ukraine: Three Russian military intel officers detained (USA Today) 04/22/2014
  • Ukraines Unpaid Gas Bills Dwarf U.S. Aid Offer (Businessweek) 04/22/2014
  • Ukraine's President Calls For Relaunch Of 'Antiterrorist' Operation In East (RFE/RL) 04/22/2014
  • Biden Vows Support For Ukraine; Yatsenyuk Condemns 'Shameful' Actions (RFE/RL) 04/22/2014
  • Lukashenka Urges Belarusians To Learn From Ukraine's 'Mistakes' (RFE/RL) 04/22/2014
  • Twitter Meme Mocks Russian Claims Over Slovyansk Shoot-Out (RFE/RL) 04/22/2014
  • The End Is Approaching For Eastern Ukrainian Oligarchs (Business Insider) 04/22/2014
  • McCain to Obama: Please Give the Ukrainians Defensive Weapons (Wall Street Journal) 04/22/2014
  • Op-ed: Its All About May 25 [Thomas L. Friedman] (The New York Times) 04/22/2014

  • Putins Perilous Course. By JEFFREY D. SACHS (project-syndicate.org) 04/21/2014
  • 'Military dolphins' from the US and Russia could clash in the Black Sea as Ukraine tensions escalate (Daily Mirror) 04/21/2014
  • Chernobyl No 'Eden' Say Beyond Nuclear Experts (eNews Park Forest) 04/21/2014
  • Democracy, Double-Crossed: How Private Actors in the West Serve Foreign Dictators (Freedom House) 04/21/2014
  • Media in Ukraine under siege, says OSCE (CNN) 04/21/2014
  • 'Little Green Men' - masked Russian professional forces in Ukraine; Russia Downs US Drone (VIDEO) (CNN) 04/21/2014
  • Ukraine Conflict Becomes Hostage Crisis as Separatists Take Prisoners (TIME) 04/21/2014
  • Ukraine's Soldiers at One Post Fight but Want to Go Home (Businessweek) 04/21/2014
  • Russian Foreign Minister Accuses Kiev of Flouting Ukraine Accord (The New York Times) 04/21/2014
  • Latest from the Special Monitoring Mission in Ukraine based on information received up until 20 April 2014, 20:00 (Kyiv time) (OSCE) 04/21/2014
  • Ukraine Economy Battered by Political Turmoil (VOA) 04/21/2014
  • While We Praise Ukrainian Restraint, Putin Builds His Neo-Soviet Empire (New Republic) 04/21/2014
  • Under Russia, Life in Crimea Grows Chaotic (The New York Times) 04/21/2014
  • Russia Displays a New Military Prowess in Ukraines East (The New York Times) 04/21/2014
  • PUTIN AND THE EXILE [dated 4/28/2014] (The New Yorker) 04/21/2014
  • Russia plans Crimea casino boom (BBC) 04/21/2014
  • New Violence Reported in Eastern Ukraine (The New York Times) 04/21/2014
  • Five Inconvenient Questions Putin Wasnt Asked (Window on Eurasia) 04/21/2014
  • Biden in Ukraine to show support as tensions rise (Yahoo/AP) 04/21/2014
  • Biden offers U.S. help on energy, aid allocation for Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/21/2014
  • Ukraine peace deal falters as rebels show no sign of surrender (Reuters) 04/21/2014
  • Russia's Lavrov says Ukraine 'crudely violating' Geneva deal (Reuters) 04/21/2014
  • Deadly gun attack in eastern Ukraine shakes fragile Geneva accord (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/21/2014
  • Putin changes law to ease citizenship for Russian speakers (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/21/2014
  • Ukrainian journalists said held by separatists (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/21/2014
  • Oil dips towards $109 after steep gains, eyeing Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/21/2014
  • Russian advance video footage of Slovyansk shootout (KHPG) 04/21/2014
  • Putin playing the long game over Russian kin in Ukraine (Reuters) 04/21/2014
  • Does Putin Plan to Test NATO in Latvia? (Window on Eurasia) 04/21/2014

  • Putin Propagandists Caught Red-Handed Again: Pro-Russian Self-Defense Forces Capture Snipers' Diapers (Forbes) 04/20/2014
  • Interview with Russian photographer Viktoria Ivleva: 'The Maidan Represents Love' (RFE/RL) 04/20/2014
  • An Easter Tale Of Two Orthodox Babushkas In Ukraine (RFE/RL) 04/20/2014
  • Ukraine, Russia Trade Accusations After Deadly Violence (RFE/RL) 04/20/2014
  • At least two killed in clash in east Ukraine, separatists say 5 dead (Reuters) 04/20/2014
  • Ukrainian Gas Broker Faces Scrutiny (The New York Times) 04/20/2014
  • Photos Link Masked Men in East Ukraine to Russia (The New York Times) 04/20/2014
  • Ukraine Provides Evidence of Russian Military in Civil Unrest (The New York Times) 04/20/2014
  • Shootout Underscores Fragile Truce in Ukraine (The New York Times) 04/20/2014
  • Ukraine crisis shadows Obama's Asia trip (USA Today) 04/20/2014
  • Prayers for peace in Ukraine. Members of a small Eastern Catholic church in Salem celebrate Easter while remembering their brethren in Ukraine (Boston Globe) 04/20/2014
  • Pope Francis prays for Ukraine (Politico/AP) 04/20/2014
  • Russia-Ukraine Crisis Could Trigger Cyber War (VOA) 04/20/2014
  • Russian Actions in Eastern Ukraine Intensifying Anti-Russian Feelings There (Window on Eurasia) 04/20/2014
  • The West Needs a Non-Recognition Policy for Crimea Now (Window on Eurasia) 04/20/2014
  • Russia says Ukraine clash shows Kiev not disarming militants (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/20/2014
  • Mystery gunfight in east Ukraine sparks blame, counter-blame (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/20/2014
  • Ukraine nationalists deny role in east Ukraine clash, blame Russia (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/20/2014
  • Ukraine forces accuse Russia of staging shooting (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/20/2014
  • Shootout in eastern Ukraine leaves 1 dead (Yahoo/AP) 04/20/2014
  • Russia bars some Ukrainian banks from Crimea (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/20/2014
  • At Easter, Ukrainian church condemns Russian 'aggression' (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/20/2014
  • Pope's Easter Message 'Urbi et Orbi' (Yahoo/AP) 04/20/2014
  • At barricades, Ukraine insurgents await Easter (Yahoo/AP) 04/20/2014
  • Ukraine crisis: turning points (Yahoo/AP) 04/20/2014
  • Pro-Russian, anti-Roma, anti-Semitic and hunting out Ukrainian speakers (KHPG) 04/20/2014
  • Mustafa Jemiliev: Crimean Tatars full of foreboding about the future [Cemilev, Dzhemilev] (KHPG) 04/20/2014
  • Arson attempt on Mykolaiv Synagogue (KHPG) 04/20/2014

  • Moldovan Foreign Minister Says Ukraine Crisis Has Led To Reevaluation Of CIS (RFE/RL) 04/19/2014
  • Germany's Steinmeier urges focus on de-escalation with Russia, not sanctions (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/19/2014
  • Russia says reinforced troops on Ukraine border as precaution (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/19/2014
  • In Cold War Echo, Obama Strategy Writes Off Putin (The New York Times) 04/19/2014
  • East and west, Ukraine rival camps dig in (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/19/2014
  • Diplomacy doesn't move insurgents in Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/19/2014
  • Russia promises support to ending Ukraine crisis (Yahoo/AP) 04/19/2014
  • Ukraine Acting Foreign Minister Deshchytsia and OSCE Special Monitoring Mission Chief Apakan meet on implementation of Geneva Statement (OSCE) 04/19/2014
  • Special Report: How the U.S. made its Putin problem worse (Reuters) 04/19/2014
  • Cemilev Says FSB Thinking about New Deportation of Crimean Tatars (Window on Eurasia) 04/19/2014
  • Post-Soviet States Can Keep Current Borders Only If They Have Good Relations with Moscow, Dugin Says (Window on Eurasia) 04/19/2014
  • TIME NOT ON SIDE OF RUSSIA-UKRAINE DETENTE DEAL (Associated Press) 04/19/2014
  • Ukraine, Russia, United in Faith, Divided in Politics (Voice of America) 04/19/2014
  • Ukraine, short on military budget, starts fundraising drive (Washington Post) 04/19/2014
  • Ukraine PM: Putin Wants To Rebuild Soviet Union (Time) 04/19/2014
  • Editorial: Ukraines stability depends on neutrality, pressure on Putin (Boston Globe) 04/19/2014
  • Pro-Russian Forces Work on Consolidating Power (The New York Times) 04/19/2014
  • Ukraine rabbi seeks end to [pro-Russian separatist] anti-Semitism row - in vain (Global Post/Reuters) 04/19/2014

  • Here's Why Putin Calling Eastern Ukraine 'Novorossiya' Is Important (Huffington Post) 04/18/2014
  • Talking with Polands foreign minister about the Ukraine crisis and Russias next moves (Washington Post) 04/18/2014
  • A Response to Metropolitan Holarion Interview to National Catholic Register (RISU) 04/18/2014
  • Keeping the higher education promises of Maidan (University World News) 04/18/2014
  • Jewish Community Becomes Unwilling Participant In Ukrainian Political Battle (RFE/RL) 04/18/2014
  • US: Obama disgusted by anti-Semitic leaflets (Yahoo/AP) 04/18/2014
  • In Ukraine, Pro-Russia Radicals Reject Call To Leave Occupied Buildings (RFE/RL) 04/18/2014
  • Geneva Accords Not A Hit On The Maidan (RFE/RL) 04/18/2014
  • The Geneva Agreement -- On Paper And On the Ground (RFE/RL) 04/18/2014
  • Novorossiya, the latest historical concept to worry about in Ukraine (Washington Post) 04/18/2014
  • US ready to target Russian presidents hidden $40bn stash (The London Times) 04/18/2014
  • U.S. Plans Military Drills in Eastern Europe (The New York Times) 04/18/2014
  • Aleksei A. Navalny, Russian Opposition Figure Faces Accusations of Libel [in Russia] (The New York Times) 04/18/2014
  • Snowden Defends Query to Putin on Surveillance (The New York Times) 04/18/2014
  • Pro-Russian Insurgents Balk at Terms of Pact in Ukraine (The New York Times) 04/18/2014
  • Twin Shocks Shake Foundation of German Power (The New York Times) 04/18/2014
  • What Is Putins New Russia? (The New York Times) 04/18/2014
  • Jewish Community Becomes Unwilling Participant In Ukrainian Political Battle (RFE/RL) 04/18/2014
  • Ukraine's Prime Minister Outlines Plans For Constitutional Reforms (RFE/RL) 04/18/2014
  • East Ukraine crisis and the fascist matrix (KHPG) 04/18/2014
  • Paul Goble: Betrayal of Ukraine in Geneva Worse than Munich, Illarionov Says [Andrey Nikolayevich Illarionov is a Russian libertarian economist and former economic policy advisor to the President of Russia, Vladimir Putin] (Window on Eurasia) 04/18/2014
  • East Ukraine militants snub Geneva deal on crisis (BBC) 04/18/2014
  • Ukraine: 'Nervous atmosphere' in Sloviansk after Geneva deal (BBC) 04/18/2014
  • Donetsk activists ignore Geneva deal (BBC) 04/18/2014
  • The Donetsk anti-Semitic leaflets what should not be overlooked (KHPG) 04/18/2014
  • Russias FSB demand personal data about EuroMaidan activists [on social network VKontakte] (KHPG) 04/18/2014
  • Ukraine Seeks Renewable-Energy Investors to Loosen Russia's Grip (Businessweek) 04/18/2014
  • Diplomats call for Ukraine violence halt (Ukrainian Journal) 04/18/2014
  • US to send non-lethal aid to Ukrainian armed forces in show of support (Ukrainian Journal) 04/18/2014
  • US State Department warns citizens against traveling to Ukraine (Ukrainian Journal) 04/18/2014
  • PrivatBank chairman lauds NBU for moves against currency speculators (Ukrainian Journal) 04/18/2014
  • What Does the Geneva Agreement Mean for Ukraine? (New Republic) 04/18/2014
  • Ukrainian insurgents reject call to quit buildings (Yahoo/AP) 04/18/2014
  • Ukraine separatists stay put despite diplomatic deal (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/18/2014
  • Pro-Russian separatist leader says not bound by Geneva deal (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/18/2014
  • Ukraine says 'anti-terrorist' operation continues despite Geneva (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/18/2014
  • Deal brings no immediate change to eastern Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/18/2014
  • Kerry condemns anti-Semitic leaflet in eastern Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/18/2014
  • Japan PM talks to U.S. Vice President Biden about Ukraine, trade (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/18/2014
  • Obama: Ukraine diplomacy holds hope but sanctions ready (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/18/2014

  • Diary. In Odessa. By Keith Gessen ['I asked (Anatolle Kaplan) if the neo-Nazi attitudes evinced by some Right Sector members in Kiev worried him, he said he was forming a Right Sector Jewish division. Already they were eight men strong.'] (London Review of Books) 04/17/2014
  • Novorossiya Is Back from the Dead. Why Vladimir Putin's casual use of a forgotten geographical term has ominous implications. (Foreign Policy) 04/17/2014
  • Putin's plan (European Council on Foreign Relations) 04/17/2014
  • Very few things Ukraine can do to keep country together, Putin ally warns (CNN) 04/17/2014
  • Ukrainian Extremists Will Only Triumph if Russia Invades. BY TIMOTHY SNYDER (New Republic) 04/17/2014
  • The Kremlin Tried to Use VKontakteRussias Facebookto Spy on Ukrainians (Businessweek) 04/17/2014
  • Analysis: Vladimir Putin's veiled threats over Ukraine (BBC) 04/17/2014
  • Demands That Jews Register in Eastern Ukraine Are Denounced, and Denied (The New York Times) 04/17/2014
  • Meat Market Has Its Loyalists, Even if They Shop Only Once a Year (The New York Times) 04/17/2014
  • Spy Talk With Snowden And 17 Other Highlights From Vladimir Putin's Q&A (Buzzfeed) 04/17/2014
  • Sorry Snowden, Putin Lied to You About His Surveillance StateAnd Made You a Pawn of It (The Daily Beast) 04/17/2014
  • Snowden questions Putin on surveillance policies (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • What we know about the grotesque leaflet handed out to Jews in Donetsk (Washington Post) 04/17/2014
  • Geneva Statement on Ukraine (State.gov) 04/17/2014
  • Yulia and Ukraine [Yulia Marushevska] (Virgin.com) 04/17/2014
  • Obama shows skepticism on Russia in Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Ukraine OKs intl court, may probe Kiev deaths [possible investigation of the violent crackdown by former President Viktor Yanukovych's government on demonstrators] (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Who gained, and what, at Ukraine talks (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Putin's choice of words shed light on Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine not about to end sit-ins (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Diplomats eye joint statement on Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • NATO to send ships to Baltic to bolster defence of E.European allies (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Ukraine says Putin destabilizing country, wants to wreck election (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Deal reached on calming Ukraine tensions _ for now (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Paul Goble: Russian Anti-Americanism Today Very Different and Much Worse than Soviet-Era Variant, Mirsky Says (Window on Eurasia) 04/17/2014
  • Witnesses to Mariupol violence (BBC) 04/17/2014
  • Europe moves softly softly on Ukraine (BBC) 04/17/2014
  • Text of joint statement on Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Obama: No US military involvement in Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • US decries anti-Semitic leaflets in Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Russian state media claim AP skews Putin coverage (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Ukrainian unity on display with peaceful rallies (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • The conflict in Ukraine spreads to its museums [dated 4/19/2014] (The Economist) 04/17/2014
  • Putin Asserts Right to Use Force in Eastern Ukraine (The New York Times) 04/17/2014
  • Seven differences between Donetsk separatism and EuroMaidan (KHPG) 04/17/2014
  • Not so very separatist at all (KHPG) 04/17/2014
  • Ukraine is holding about 10 suspected Russian intelligence agents - state security (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • EU agrees to Putin's call for gas security talks (Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Russia's Putin fields question from U.S. fugitive Snowden (Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Russian airline says Ukraine will restrict entry of Russian men (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Geneva talks on Ukraine aim for written 'solution': source (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • NATO denies Putin's allegation Rasmussen secretly taped conversation (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Putin says no Russian forces in eastern Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Blokhin resigns as Dynamo Kiev coach (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Putin says he wants to avoid using force in Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Putin says he hopes he won't have to send Russian troops into Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Putin urges end to blockade of Trans-Dniester (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Putin says Russia, Ukraine will reach 'mutual understanding' (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Ukraine, US work to reduce tensions with Russia (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Putin hopes no need to send troops into Ukraine. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday rejected claims that Russian special forces are fomenting unrest in eastern Ukraine, but recognized for the first time that the troops in unmarked uniforms who had overtaken Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula before its annexation by Moscow were Russian soldiers. (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Putin says Ukraine's decision to disbanded Berkut police will backfire (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Putin says Kiev's use of army against separatists a 'grave crime' (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Putin says Kiev must seek compromise with separatists (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Putin admits Russian forces were deployed to Crimea (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Putin says annexation of Crimea partly a response to NATO enlargement (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • US readies sanctions on Russia, aid for Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • NBU cuts off 14 hryvnia bear banks from interbank currency market (Ukrainian Journal) 04/17/2014
  • NATO promises to send troops to eastern Europe 'within days' (Ukrainian Journal) 04/17/2014
  • Ukraine launches criminal investigator against Russia's biggest lender (Ukrainian Journal) 04/17/2014
  • Four-way talks set to convene in Geneva (Ukrainian Journal) 04/17/2014
  • Putin says impossible for Europe to stop buying Russian gas (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Putin says Ukraine has a month to pay for gas before prepayment (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • EU warns Russia against using gas for politics (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Oil near $104 as traders weigh supplies, Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Oil slips towards $109 after six-week high on Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Weaker local currency helps Ukraine's miner Ferrexpo to cut costs (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Putin says to speed up process of switching Crimea to ruble (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Putin says aid to Crimea will not exceed 100 billion roubles (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Putin risks upstaging talks on defusing Ukraine crisis (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Kerry Joins Geneva Talks on Crisis in Ukraine (The New York Times) 04/17/2014
  • Putin says trust lost in ties with U.S. before Ukraine crisis (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Putin cautious on 'right' to send troops into Ukraine (BBC) 04/17/2014
  • Ukraine PM says Putin trying to wreck election (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Casualty numbers used as a weapon in Ukraine crisis (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Kiev says three separatists killed in attempted storming of base (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • 3 protesters killed in attack on Ukrainian base (Yahoo/AP) 04/17/2014
  • Three dead in east Ukraine, Putin warns of 'abyss' (Reuters) 04/17/2014
  • Ukrainian Security Forces Kill 3 Pro-Russian Protesters (The New York Times) 04/17/2014
  • Ukraine says 3 dead after Black Sea base attack (Boston Globe/AP) 04/17/2014
  • OSCE National Dialogue Project completes field work in Ukraine (OSCE) 04/17/2014

  • We'll pay for Russian gas after price hike is revoked, says Naftogaz (Ukrainian Journal) 04/16/2014
  • Kiev launches 'anti-terrorist operation' (Ukrainian Journal) 04/16/2014
  • Russia deeply engaged in eastern Ukraine, says NATO secretary general (Ukrainian Journal) 04/16/2014
  • Ukraine resumes imports of natural gas from Europe via Poland (Ukrainian Journal) 04/16/2014
  • Oil rises toward $110 as Ukraine tension rises (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/16/2014
  • Ukraine says investigating Russia's Sberbank for financing separatists (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/16/2014
  • Ukraines Attempt To Retake The East Fails Miserably (Buzzfeed) 04/16/2014
  • NATO ups military presence amid Russian threat (Yahoo/AP) 04/16/2014
  • US: Russia facing diplomacy or new sanctions (Yahoo/AP) 04/16/2014
  • US working on non-lethal aid package for Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/16/2014
  • Ukraine: Military secures airport from attack (Yahoo/AP) 04/16/2014
  • Pro-Russian insurgents seize armored vehicles (Yahoo/AP) 04/16/2014
  • Combat vehicles in east Ukraine fly Russian flag (Yahoo/AP) 04/16/2014
  • West slams Russia 'fantasy narrative' on Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/16/2014
  • Armed pro-Russian separatists seize Donetsk council building (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/16/2014
  • Obama - Russia faces consequences for destabilizing Ukraine: CBS (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/16/2014
  • Troop carriers enter east Ukraine town bearing Russian, separatist flags (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/16/2014
  • Russian military activity increases near Ukraine border since last week (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/16/2014
  • Who are the men rolling into eastern Ukraine in armoured vehicles? Fighters wearing mismatched camouflage and carrying a variety of guns include at least some locals (Guardian) 04/16/2014
  • Ukraine says pro-Russian separatists seize six of its troop carriers (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/16/2014
  • Separatists take armoured vehicles, humiliating Ukraine forces (Reuters) 04/16/2014
  • Rivals show force in eastern Ukraine before talks (Reuters) 04/16/2014
  • Separatists fly Russian flag over Ukrainian armoured vehicles (Reuters) 04/16/2014
  • BBC witnesses 'surrender' in Sloviansk (VIDEO) (BBC) 04/16/2014
  • Pro-Russian gunmen make inroads in eastern Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/16/2014
  • In Ukraine, Russia Plays a Weighted Word Game (The New York Times) 04/16/2014
  • What Will Stop Russia? (VIDEO) (The New York Times) 04/16/2014
  • Between Obama and Putin, a Game of He Said, He Said (The New York Times) 04/16/2014
  • Russia Economy Worsens Even Before Sanctions Hit (The New York Times) 04/16/2014
  • U.S. says OK for Ukraine to restore order, praises Kiev's 'restraint' (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/16/2014

  • Ukraine troops, tanks head to troubled east (Yahoo/AP) 04/15/2014
  • Ukraine: Military recaptures eastern airport [Kramatorsk] (Yahoo/AP) 04/15/2014
  • US Senator McCain mocks EU's Russia sanctions (Yahoo/AP) 04/15/2014
  • Tensions Boil Over on Camera in Ukraines East and West (The New York Times) 04/15/2014
  • Internet Evidence Contradicts Russian Claims on Ukraine, Western Diplomats Say (The New York Times) 04/15/2014
  • Op-ed: Dismantling Ukraine. By David Marples (Moscow Times) 04/15/2014
  • Ukraine radical pro-Russia presidential candidate is beaten [Oleh Tsarev] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • Ukraine crackdown on pro-Moscow separatists gets off to apparently slow start (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • Russia's Lavrov says Kiev dialogue with east 'step in the right direction' (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • No mechanisms in place for dealing with refugees from the Crimea (KHPG.org) 04/15/2014
  • EAJC: Russia is still trying to use claims of anti-Semitism to hide its aggression (KHPG.org) 04/15/2014
  • Journalist abducted during siege of Horlivka [Oleksandr Belinsky] (KHPG.org) 04/15/2014
  • On Moscows burning wish to defend rights in Ukraine, not in Russia (KHPG.org) 04/15/2014
  • Separatists in Ukraine pull out of one building, seize another (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • U.N. finds fear-mongering by Russian speakers in Ukraine. Ethnic Russians in eastern Ukraine have falsely claimed to be under assault to justify Russian intervention... (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • In Ukraine, NATO sticks to a war of words against Russia (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • Pro-Russian separatists ignore ultimatum (Ukrainian Journal) 04/15/2014
  • Obama and Putin have tense telephone conversation as war threat looms (Ukrainian Journal) 04/15/2014
  • Belarusian leader 'categorically opposed' to division of Ukraine (Ukrainian Journal) 04/15/2014
  • DTEK enhances security at facilities following separatist action (Ukrainian Journal) 04/15/2014
  • Obama warns Putin that Moscow faces further action (Guardian) 04/15/2014
  • Op-ed: The West Leaves Ukraine to Putin (The Wall Street Journal) 04/15/2014
  • Live Blog: Ukraine On The Brink (RFE/RL) 04/15/2014
  • Lavrov Warns Against 'Criminal' Use Of Force (RFE/RL) 04/15/2014
  • Ukraine's acting president says military has restored control over airport in eastern Ukraine [Kramatorsk] (Yahoo/AP) 04/15/2014
  • Ukrainian troops disembark from helicopters in Kramatorsk (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • Ukraine says retakes airfield in Kramatorsk (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • Gunfire at east Ukraine airport as troops move in [Kramatorsk] (Yahoo/AP) 04/15/2014
  • Several shots heard at air field in Kramatorsk-Reuters witness (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • Ukraine armed forces land airborne troops in eastern town [Kramatorsk] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • NATO chief accuses Russia of deep involvement in east Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • EU agrees to work more closely with NATO (Yahoo/AP) 04/15/2014
  • Ukraine troops, tanks head to troubled east (Yahoo/AP) 04/15/2014
  • German company starts gas deliveries to Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/15/2014
  • Ukraine says ready to pay gas debt to Russia at lower price (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • South Stream says to lay gas pipes via Black Sea in autumn [BRAMA: this pipeline is designed deliberately to circumvent Ukraine pipelines] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • Report: 2 [pro-Russian insurgents] wounded in skirmish in eastern Ukraine [according to Russian-controlled RIA-Novosti] (Yahoo/AP) 04/15/2014
  • Kremlin says reports about Russian troops in Eastern Ukraine 'absurd' (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • BP head says Russian business unaffected by sanctions (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • US Senator McCain mocks EU's Russia sanctions (Yahoo/AP) 04/15/2014
  • Russia tests Obama's ability to stop its advances (Yahoo/AP) 04/15/2014
  • Insurgents dig in; Ukraine tanks reported on move (Yahoo/AP) 04/15/2014
  • Ukraine leader announces anti-terror move in east (Yahoo/AP) 04/15/2014
  • Ukraine armed forces launch 'special operation' in eastern town (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • Russia says hopes Kiev 'has brains' to avoid escalation (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • Russia says Ukraine close to civil war as Kiev begins offensive. Ukraine launches 'special operation' against separatists (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • Britain says Russia has pushed Ukraine to the brink (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • Russia says Ukraine on brink of civil war (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014
  • Remove Soviet tank memorial in Berlin, say German newspapers (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/15/2014

  • Ukraine Has Been Fragile Since Birth (Businessweek) 04/14/2014
  • The Crisis in Ukraine: Its Legal Dimensions (Razom) 04/14/2014
  • Ukrainian Jews Celebrate Passover In Uncertain Times (NPR) 04/14/2014
  • Little sign of progress as Obama, Putin speak (Yahoo/AP) 04/14/2014
  • US: Evidence of Russia driving Ukraine unrest (Yahoo/AP) 04/14/2014
  • Ukraine struggles as east slips out of its control (Yahoo/AP) 04/14/2014
  • White House confirms CIA director's trip to Kiev [CIA Director John Brennan] (Yahoo/AP) 04/14/2014
  • Canada says Russia's actions 'imperialistic' (Yahoo/AP) 04/14/2014
  • APNewsBreak: Russian jet passes near US warship (Yahoo/AP) 04/14/2014
  • Obama warns Russia in tense call with Putin over Ukraine (Reuters) 04/14/2014
  • Examining the campaign of pro-Russian fervor in Eastern Ukraine, with Adrian Karatnycky (VIDEO) (PBS Newshour) 04/14/2014
  • Secretary Lew Announces Signing Of $1 Billion U.S. Loan Guarantee Agreement For Ukraine (Treasury.gov) 04/14/2014
  • Putins Russia as a State Sponsor of Terrorism (World Affairs Journal) 04/14/2014
  • Kremlin: Putin Denies Russian Role In Ukraine Unrest (RFE/RL) 04/14/2014
  • EU, U.S. Approve Ukraine Support Measures (RFE/RL) 04/14/2014
  • Additional Assistance for Ukraine [Office of the Spokesperson, Question Taken at the April 10, 2014 Daily Press Briefing] (State.gov) 04/14/2014
  • Joint responsibility to prevent further escalation, says OSCE Chairperson-in-office (OSCE) 04/14/2014
  • Statement by OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media on propaganda in times of conflict (OSCE) 04/14/2014
  • Paul Goble: Putin Propaganda on Ukraine Threatens to Destabilize Russia , Moscow Commentator Says (Window on Eurasia) 04/14/2014
  • Break up of Ukraine will mark start of new world order (World View) 04/14/2014
  • Turchynov supports national referendum, calls for UN peacekeepers as Tymoshenko favors armed resistance (LIVE UPDATES) (Kyiv Post) 04/14/2014
  • Danylo Lubkivsky: Ukraines Nation is Consolidated by the Aggression (UAcrisis.org) 04/14/2014
  • Fresh pro-Russian attack in Ukraine (BBC) 04/14/2014
  • Russian TV weatherman warns of 'winds of change' in east Ukraine. Russia 24's Vadim Zavodchenkov weaves comments on Ukraine's political crisis into his weather roundup on state TV (Guardian) 04/14/2014
  • Ukraine's deadline passes for pro-Russian rebels to surrender. Acting president calls for UN peacekeepers for eastern Ukraine while protesters ask Vladimir Putin for help (Guardian) 04/14/2014
  • Germany, France see ghosts of WWI in Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/14/2014
  • Ukraine's east braces for 'full-scale' anti-rebel operation (Reuters) 04/14/2014
  • Russian assets down sharply on Ukraine conflict fears (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/14/2014
  • Ukraine President threatens military operation as unrest grows (Reuters) 04/14/2014
  • Kiev deadline for disarming in east Ukraine passes (Yahoo/AP) 04/14/2014
  • Russia and Ukraine spar at United Nations (Ukrainian Journal) 04/14/2014
  • Further Russian incursions would kill Ukraine economy, says NBU chief (Ukrainian Journal) 04/14/2014
  • Westinghouse and EnergoAtom extend nuke fuel delivery contract (Ukrainian Journal) 04/14/2014
  • Ukraine taking Russia to arbitration court over 2009 gas deal (Ukrainian Journal) 04/14/2014
  • Pro-Russian occupiers ignore deadline (BBC) 04/14/2014
  • Could use of force in Ukraine's east backfire? (BBC) 04/14/2014
  • Militants Defy Deadline Set by Ukraine to Stop Occupying Sites (The New York Times) 04/14/2014
  • Situation remains tense in eastern Ukraine, OSCE monitors observe (OSCE) 04/14/2014
  • Police building, airport seized in east Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/14/2014
  • Yet another building seized in east Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/14/2014
  • Oil price seesaws near $104 amid Ukraine tensions (Yahoo/AP) 04/14/2014
  • World stocks drop on Ukraine jitters, US earnings (Yahoo/AP) 04/14/2014
  • Ukraine asks for UN peacekeepers in restive east (Yahoo/AP) 04/14/2014
  • Pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine appeal to Kremlin to help (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/14/2014
  • Renewed Ukraine tension deals another blow to battered stocks (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/14/2014
  • Stock futures tick up after Citi earnings; eyes on Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/14/2014
  • EU threatens Russia with more sanctions over Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/14/2014
  • UK and Germany to Russia: Condemn building occupations in Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/14/2014
  • Ukraine leaders says Kiev 'not against' referendum (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/14/2014
  • : / Security Council: U.S. accuses Russia of lies and propaganda (BBC) 04/14/2014

  • Down And Out On The Maidan (RFE/RL) 04/13/2014
  • Most Ukrainians are neither loyal Russians nor fascists (Guardian) 04/13/2014
  • Muddying the waters in Ukraine (BBC) 04/13/2014
  • Russian Fiction the Sequel: 10 More False Claims About Ukraine (State.gov) 04/13/2014
  • Evidence of Russian Support for Destabilization of Ukraine (State.gov) 04/13/2014
  • OSCE Chair calls for stopping confrontation in eastern Ukraine (OSCE) 04/13/2014
  • STATEMENT by EU High Representative Catherine Ashton on the situation in Eastern Ukraine [PDF] (EUEA) 04/13/2014
  • Turchynov blames Russia for organizing 'terrorist troops' in Ukraine's eastern regions (Kyiv Post) 04/13/2014
  • Ukraine's ousted president puts blame on CIA (Yahoo/AP) 04/13/2014
  • Western nations line up at U.N. to slam Russia's moves on Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/13/2014
  • U.N. Security Council meets over Ukraine hours before deadline (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/13/2014
  • Well-equipped Russian troops amass near Ukraine border: Britain (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/13/2014
  • U.S. says pro-Russian militants seek to destabilize Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/13/2014
  • More Russian incursions would hurt Ukraine economy - central bank (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/13/2014
  • Washington slams Moscow with another 'false claims' list over Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/13/2014
  • EU to discuss more Russia sanctions, police support in Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/13/2014
  • Kiev government to deploy troops in Ukraine's east (Yahoo/AP) 04/13/2014
  • UN Security Council meets on Ukraine crisis (Yahoo/AP) 04/13/2014
  • Ukraine crisis: What is happening where? (+MAP) (BBC) 04/13/2014
  • .. , / Address of Acting President of Ukraine and head of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov to the people of Ukraine (Rada.gov.ua) 04/13/2014
  • Ukraine Forces and Pro-Russian Militants Battle Over Local Police Station (The New York Times) 04/13/2014
  • Civilians told to stay inside in flashpoint Ukraine city [Slaviansk] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/13/2014
  • Ukraine says operation underway to end separatist grip on eastern town (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/13/2014
  • Russia says armed action by Ukraine would threaten peace talks (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/13/2014
  • 'Casualties' in Ukraine gun battles (BBC) 04/13/2014
  • NATO Secretary General concerned about escalation in eastern Ukraine (NATO) 04/13/2014
  • Ukraine prepares armed response as city seized by pro-Russia forces (Chicago Tribune) 04/13/2014
  • Ukraine: Joe Biden to visit Kiev as conflict escalates (Daily Telegraph) 04/13/2014
  • Russia Tells Tourists How to Go Fight in Ukraine. Moscow now offers a how-to guide for Russians who want to raise hell in Ukraine, and its working (The Daily Beast) 04/13/2014
  • Ukraine's Interior Minister Says 'Dead, Wounded' On Both Sides In Slovyansk (RFE/RL) 04/13/2014
  • Ukraine officer killed in gunbattle in east (Yahoo/AP) 04/13/2014
  • Politics test Silicon Valley's Russian ties (Yahoo/AP) 04/13/2014
  • Ukraine: Special forces sent to eastern city (Yahoo/AP) 04/13/2014
  • Uniformed men occupy Donetsk police HQ (Yahoo/AP) 04/13/2014
  • One pro-Russian activist killed in east Ukraine - Russian media (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/13/2014
  • NATO leader concerned by pro-Russian gunmen, escalating tension in east Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/13/2014
  • Ukraine tries to clear pro-Russian rebels, reports dead on both sides (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/13/2014
  • Separatist protesters seize mayor's office in another east Ukraine town (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/13/2014
  • One Ukrainian state security officer killed, 5 others wounded - interior minister (Reuters) 04/13/2014
  • Crimea won, Putin tries not to lose Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/13/2014
  • Kharkiv: Pro-Russian thugs beat up peaceful protesters (KHPG) 04/13/2014
  • EuroMaidan SOS: On the events in the East and South of Ukraine (KHPG) 04/13/2014

  • Spotting the White Elephant: Ukraine on the Literary Map of the World (Poetry International) 04/12/2014
  • Former Journalist Spearheads Ukraine's Lustration Effort (RFE/RL) 04/12/2014
  • Ukraine's Lustration Process Unlikely To Be Smooth Sailing (RFE/RL) 04/12/2014
  • Ukraines Debt And Putins Upper Hand. Follow the money. It shows the way that European financial institutions see their interests regarding Russia and Ukraine (The American Interest) 04/12/2014
  • Armed Men Seize Police Station in Eastern Ukraine City (The New York Times) 04/12/2014
  • Op-ed: Go Ahead, Vladimir, Make My Day (The New York Times) 04/12/2014
  • Pro-Russia militants seize more ground in east Ukraine, risk of 'gas war' looms (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/12/2014
  • Pro-Russian separatists set up checkpoints around east Ukraine city (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/12/2014
  • Pro-Russian separatists take Kramatorsk police HQ after firefight (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/12/2014
  • For Europe, balancing act on new Russian penalties (Yahoo/AP) 04/12/2014
  • Armed men seize eastern Ukraine police station (Yahoo/AP) 04/12/2014
  • White House says 'very concerned' by Ukraine attacks, warns Russia (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/12/2014
  • Putin Can Take Ukraine Without an Invasion, and Probably Will (The Daily Beast) 04/12/2014
  • Ukraine accuses Russia of 'act of aggression' (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/12/2014
  • Billionaire Russian gas trader says U.S. sanctions a badge of honour (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/12/2014
  • France's Le Pen, in Moscow, blames EU for new 'Cold War' (Reuters) 04/12/2014
  • Ukraine calls on Moscow to halt 'provocative actions' in east Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/12/2014
  • Ukraine calls emergency meeting of national security council (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/12/2014
  • Ukraine says Russia stoking unrest as gunmen seize more buildings (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/12/2014
  • Ukraine gunmen seize buildings in Sloviansk (BBC) 04/12/2014
  • Ukraine crisis: More buildings seized in east (+VIDEO) (BBC) 04/12/2014
  • Ukrainian regional police chief steps down [Donetsk, Kostyantyn Pozhydayev] (Chicago Tribune/Reuters) 04/12/2014
  • U.S.-Ukraine Economic and Finance Working Group (State.gov) 04/12/2014
  • Ukraine says Russia stoking unrest as gunmen seize more buildings (Reuters) 04/12/2014

  • Concern on the rise for Ukrainians in America. Following reports of an increased Russian troop presence on the Ukraine/Russia border, Ronan Farrow spoke to Ukrainians in New York City and Nina Khruscheva about their thoughts on the crisis. (VIDEO) (MSNBC) 04/11/2014
  • Foreign Mercenary Or Pro-Russian Patriot? Depends On The Russian TV Channel (RFE/RL) 04/11/2014
  • On the ground amid Donetsk protest (BBC) 04/11/2014
  • Did Putin Blow Up the Whole Polish Government in 2010? A Second Look (The Daily Beast) 04/11/2014
  • Ukraine Sees $7 Billion IMF Funding This Year (Businessweek) 04/11/2014
  • Ukraine prepares to sue Gazprom in Stockholm over natgas deal (Platts) 04/11/2014
  • Exclusive: Key General Splits With Obama Over Ukraine (The Daily Beast) 04/11/2014
  • US levies more sanctions over Crimea takeover (Yahoo/AP) 04/11/2014
  • In Donetsk, A 'Self-Made' Oligarch Learns To Play Nicely With Others (RFE/RL) 04/11/2014
  • Podcast: Putin Then And Now (RFE/RL) 04/11/2014
  • Friends And Foes In Akhmetov's Orbit (RFE/RL) 04/11/2014
  • U.S. sanctions seven Crimean separatists, gas company (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/11/2014
  • Ukraine Extends Fuel Deal With Westinghouse (Wall Street Journal) 04/11/2014
  • OSCE Chair to meet Special Monitoring Mission in Ukraine (OSCE) 04/11/2014
  • Valery Gergiev Faces the Music Over Support for Russian Invasion of Ukraine (Huffington Post) 04/11/2014
  • Ukraine PM Offers More Powers for Regions to End Eastern Standoff (The New York Times/Reuters) 04/11/2014
  • Lithuania responses to Russian military ships interference in its economic zone (Lithuania Tribune) 04/11/2014
  • Putin leans on European leaders about Ukraine's natural gas debt (Ukrainian Journal) 04/11/2014
  • Ukraine Miners Don Camouflage as East Revolt Mimics Maidan (1) (Businessweek) 04/11/2014
  • Ukraine's revolution isn't over yet. Kicking out President Viktor Yanukovych may have been the easy part. (GlobalPost) 04/11/2014
  • Ukraine is only the beginning to get the USSR back in power. Take Gorbachev to court: By Russian President or future Soviet President Putin? (eTurboNews) 04/11/2014
  • Kiev offers amnesty to barricaded rebels (Ukrainian Journal) 04/11/2014
  • NATO general secretary asks Russia to withdraw troops from border area (Ukrainian Journal) 04/11/2014
  • Parliament passes law to improve government purchase transparency (Ukrainian Journal) 04/11/2014
  • Russia Gives Interpol Arrest Warrant For Ukrainian Right Sector Leader [Yarosh] (RFE/RL) 04/11/2014
  • Mine Blast In Eastern Ukraine Kills Seven (RFE/RL) 04/11/2014
  • Russian and Ukrainian Delegations to OSCE Parliamentary Assembly meet to discuss crisis (OSCEPA) 04/11/2014
  • Ukraine PM: regions should have more powers (Yahoo/AP) 04/11/2014
  • NATO's chief: Russia's actions are illegitimate (Yahoo/AP) 04/11/2014
  • US threatening tougher sanctions on Russia (Yahoo/AP) 04/11/2014
  • Obama calls Merkel to 'check in' on Ukraine crisis (Yahoo/AP) 04/11/2014
  • German finance minister: G7 ministers agreed Ukraine crisis must be solved together (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/11/2014
  • In spat over Ukraine, Putin tells U.S. not to read others' letters (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/11/2014
  • Russia says no response to call for talks on Ukraine gas debt, supplies (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/11/2014
  • Russia denies it wants to take more Ukrainian territory - reports (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/11/2014
  • Ukraine looks to Europe for gas as Russia ups pressure (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/11/2014
  • Russia demands Ukraine neutrality, ready for talks on Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/11/2014
  • Russia will not extradite 'legitimate president' Yanukovich to Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/11/2014
  • EU set to help Ukraine pay gas bills: Oettinger (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/11/2014
  • Ukraine's energy ministry in talks with GDF Suez on gas imports (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/11/2014
  • Ukraine to buy 'reverse' European gas urgently, from Germany, France (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/11/2014
  • Ukraine looks to Europe for gas as Russia ups pressure (Reuters) 04/11/2014
  • NATO chief calls on Russian troops to withdraw from Ukraine border (Reuters) 04/11/2014
  • West struggles as Russia moves to dominate old USSR (Reuters) 04/11/2014
  • Russian channels caught lying (KHPG) 04/11/2014
  • Parliament adopts Yanukovychs dangerous environment law (KHPG) 04/11/2014
  • Crucial move to cut secrecy on public spending (KHPG) 04/11/2014
  • Head of only Ukrainian school in Simferopol hounded out (KHPG) 04/11/2014
  • Ukraine leader Yatsenyuk offers powers to troubled east (BBC) 04/11/2014

  • Ukraine's richest man tries to save fortune [Rinat Akhmetov] (Worcester Telegram) 04/10/2014
  • Cambridge University Press is afraid of the Russians (Index on Censorship) 04/10/2014
  • Fearing Lawsuit, Cambridge University Press Pre-emptively Quashes Investigative Book on Vladimir Putin (Philip S. Turner) 04/10/2014
  • Satellites Show Russian Forces Poised Near Ukraine (The New York Times) 04/10/2014
  • Ukraine worries cloud IMF/World Bank meetings (GlobalPost/AFP) 04/10/2014
  • The less Americans know about Ukraine's location, the more they want U.S. to intervene (Washington Post) 04/10/2014
  • Ukrainian activist claims he was tortured in Crimea [Andrei Shchekun] (Chicago Tribune/Reuters) 04/10/2014
  • Ukraines Richest Man Fights to Save Faltering Fortune [Rinat Akhmetov] (Businessweek) 04/10/2014
  • Obama Says More Russia Sanctions Might Be Needed (RFE/RL) 04/10/2014
  • Pressure Mounts On Russian Journalist Over Crimea Prank [Roman Romanenko] (RFE/RL) 04/10/2014
  • Putin Pledges To Protect All Ethnic Russians Anywhere. So, Where Are They? (RFE/RL) 04/10/2014
  • Ukrainian Civil Society Struggles To Build On Euromaidan Gains (RFE/RL) 04/10/2014
  • Ukrainian Communists Blame Nationalist Group For Fire At Kyiv Office (RFE/RL) 04/10/2014
  • Annexation Bad News For Crimea's Rehab Patients (RFE/RL) 04/10/2014
  • Luhansk's Mysterious Hostages (RFE/RL) 04/10/2014
  • Ukraine's Eurobonds Snap Decline as Templeton Praises (Bloomberg) 04/10/2014
  • In Ukraine's city of Donetsk, Russia and the Great Patriotic War exert their influence (Washington Post) 04/10/2014
  • Kyiv offers amnesty, Russia, NATO trade barbs (Deutsche Welle) 04/10/2014
  • Ukraine passes state procurement law to help secure IMF bailout (Chicago Tribune/Reuters) 04/10/2014
  • Ukraine crisis: We will take no lessons from Russia (Daily Telegraph) 04/10/2014
  • Putin warns Europe of gas shortages over Ukraine debts (BBC) 04/10/2014
  • Commentary: A Sober Look: It's Time To Stop Romanticizing Russia (Der Speigel) 04/10/2014
  • Ukraine says fulfilled all conditions for first IMF tranche (Chicago Tribune/Reuters) 04/10/2014
  • OPINION: THE WEAKNESS OF EASTERN UKRAINES PRO-RUSSIAN SEPARATISTS (Al Jazeera) 04/10/2014
  • Defence ministry cant even provide Ukrainian soldiers with bread and water (KHPG.org) 04/10/2014
  • Dangerous Security Service manoeuvres in Luhansk (KHPG.org) 04/10/2014
  • PACE condemns illegal annexation of the Crimea (KHPG.org) 04/10/2014
  • Four-party talks scheduled for next week (Ukrainian Journal) 04/10/2014
  • Ukraine bracing for potential Russian natural gas supply interruption (Ukrainian Journal) 04/10/2014
  • Putin directs Gazprom to hold off on Ukraine gas payment demands (Ukrainian Journal) 04/10/2014
  • Russia dismisses concern over troop movements as 'groundless' (Ukrainian Journal) 04/10/2014
  • Ukraines Rust Belt Faces Ruin as Putin Threatens Imports (Bloomberg) 04/10/2014
  • Britain, Poland, Sweden Push For EU Security Mission To Ukraine (RFE/RL) 04/10/2014
  • PACE Condemns Russia Over Crimea (RFE/RL) 04/10/2014
  • EU Mulls More Ukraine, Crimea Sanctions (RFE/RL) 04/10/2014
  • Russian delegation boycotts European assembly (Yahoo/AP) 04/10/2014
  • European lawmakers assembly suspends Russia's vote [PACE] (Yahoo/AP) 04/10/2014
  • Russia condemns NATO for 'Cold War-era rhetoric' (Yahoo/AP) 04/10/2014
  • Britain, Sweden, Poland want EU Ukraine police mission: document (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/10/2014
  • Ukraine passes state procurement law to help secure IMF bailout (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/10/2014
  • Separatists in east Ukraine call on Putin for help, Kiev warns of force (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/10/2014
  • Ukraine says won't charge separatists if buildings surrendered (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/10/2014
  • Ukraine offers amnesty to pro-Russian separatists (BBC) 04/10/2014
  • Russia, EU, Ukraine, U.S. to meet in Geneva next week for talks (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/10/2014
  • Ukraine crisis: Coal miners' thoughts on future (VIDEO) (BBC) 04/10/2014
  • Ukraine says won't prosecute protesters who surrender occupied buildings (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/10/2014
  • NATO's Rasmussen says Russia must pull back troops if it wants dialogue (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/10/2014
  • Russia may change budget rules to cope with Crimea -deputy PM (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/10/2014
  • Russia says NATO is using Ukraine crisis to boost appeal (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/10/2014
  • UK GAS-Prices flat in market nervous over Ukraine crisis (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/10/2014

  • Pro-Kremlin viral video portrays Ukraine invading Russia (+VIDEO) (Fox) 04/09/2014
  • From Burgers to Banks, Russia Sanctions Start to Bite (World Affairs Journal) 04/09/2014
  • Putin turns up economic heat before Ukraine talks (Yahoo/AP) 04/09/2014
  • Map illustrates 'Russian GPS' failure (BBC) 04/09/2014
  • Ukraine's Richest Man Gambles on Peacemaker Role (VOA/Reuters) 04/09/2014
  • U.S. Assisting Ukraine With 'Treasure Trove' of Yanukovych Records (RFE/RL) 04/09/2014
  • VIDEO: 'We Want Ukraine's East To Be Heard,' Say Pro-Russian Activists In Donetsk (RFE/RL) 04/09/2014
  • Ukrainian Official Threatens Force If Talks Fail (RFE/RL) 04/09/2014
  • The Social Postings Of A 'Russian Spy' (RFE/RL) 04/09/2014
  • In The Wake Of Crimea Annexation, Patriotism Reigns In Russian Classrooms (RFE/RL) 04/09/2014
  • Live Blog: Kyiv Offers Protesters Amnesty (RFE/RL) 04/09/2014
  • AP Interview: US troops may be sent to E Europe (Yahoo/AP) 04/09/2014
  • Energy minister meets with EU officials on cutting Russian gas usage (Ukrainian Journal) 04/09/2014
  • Paul Goble: Moscow TV Threatening Stability of Post-Soviet States, Mitrokhin Says (Window on Eurasia) 04/09/2014
  • Paul Goble: Kyrgyz Nation Not Tired of Independence Despite What Moscow Propagandists Claim, Baysalov Says (Window on Eurasia) 04/09/2014
  • Paul Goble: After Crimean Events, Nazarbayev Retreats on Kazakh Language (Window on Eurasia) 04/09/2014
  • Paul Goble: Neither Putin nor Obama Wants to Be Known as the One Who Lost Ukraine, Mirsky Says (Window on Eurasia) 04/09/2014
  • Roman Catholic bishops condemn separatism and incitement to religious hatred (RISU) 04/09/2014
  • Ukraine fails to meet another Gazprom supply payment deadline (Ukrainian Journal) 04/09/2014
  • Odessa Euromaidaners intend to wash the swastika from Jewish graves (RISU) 04/09/2014
  • Putin says hold off on making Kiev pay in advance for gas (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/09/2014
  • Kerry and Lavrov discuss four-way talks with Ukraine and EU (Ukrainian Journal) 04/09/2014
  • NATO on Duty, a web-based, interactive map of the world (NATO) 04/09/2014
  • Pysanka-mania at The Ukrainian Museum this weekend (April 12-13) (Ukrainian Museum) 04/09/2014
  • Ukrainian Official Threatens Force If Talks Fail (RFE/RL) 04/09/2014
  • Some 50 People Leave Seized Building In Luhansk (RFE/RL) 04/09/2014
  • Russia threatens Ukraine on gas supply (Yahoo/AP) 04/09/2014
  • Dutch government scraps trade mission to Russia. Blames developments in eastern Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/09/2014
  • Dutch postpone Russian trade mission over Ukraine crisis (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/09/2014
  • Dozens leave offices seized by Ukraine separatists (Yahoo/AP) 04/09/2014
  • Oil rises to near $103 a barrel on Ukraine unrest (Yahoo/AP) 04/09/2014
  • Putin says Russia must be prepared for reduced imports from Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/09/2014
  • Separatists build barricades in east Ukraine, Kiev warns of force (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/09/2014
  • Russia tries to reassure West, Ukraine over troops (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/09/2014
  • Ukraine interior minister does not rule out force to solve crisis in east (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/09/2014
  • Crucial law on judicial overhaul passed (KHPG.org) 04/09/2014
  • Russian court forces closure of Memorials Anti-Discrimination Centre (KHPG.org) 04/09/2014
  • Parliament finally adopts important local election amendments (KHPG.org) 04/09/2014
  • Sergei Kovalev: Stop Russian expansion! (KHPG.org) 04/09/2014
  • Ukraine in 48-hour ultimatum to east's pro-Russia activists (BBC) 04/09/2014
  • Ukrainian American Bar Association Urges Immediate Defensive Military Assistance to Ukraine (UABA) 04/09/2014
  • Kerry says Russians are stirring up chaos (Ukrainian Journal) 04/09/2014
  • U.S. accuses Russian agents of stirring eastern Ukraine unrest (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/09/2014
  • Ukraine says separatists hold hostages; activists deny charge (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/09/2014
  • , ϳ / SBU detain Russian spy involved in organizing riots in southern and eastern Ukraine (.ua) 04/09/2014

  • Russia financing subversion in Ukraine, Poland accuses (CNN) 04/08/2014
  • Famous Artists Declare Support For Ukraine In Incredible Way (Huffington Post) 04/08/2014
  • Bipartisan critics slam Kerry on foreign policy (Yahoo/AP) 04/08/2014
  • Report: 60 people taken hostage in eastern Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/08/2014
  • Ukraine separatists release hostages (Yahoo/AP) 04/08/2014
  • Biden discusses Ukraine with 2 European leaders (Yahoo/AP) 04/08/2014
  • Paul Goble: Putins Three-Fold Challenge to the International System (Window on Eurasia) 04/08/2014
  • Paul Goble: 'Oil Weapon' Will Not Make Russia Go the Way of the USSR, Moscow Analysts Say (Window on Eurasia) 04/08/2014
  • Paul Goble: Ukraines Muslims Dont Want to Be Part of Russia (Window on Eurasia) 04/08/2014
  • The power of Kiev and the West is sinking fast in uncharted waters. While the West focuses on forces deployed on Ukraines borders, Russia has been invading the country by stealth (Independent) 04/08/2014
  • Among Ukraines Jews, the Bigger Worry Is Putin, Not Pogroms (The New York Times) 04/08/2014
  • UGCC Issues Instructions for Behavior of Priests during Elections (RISU) 04/08/2014
  • VIDEO: Kerry blames Russia for new Ukraine protests. Lawrence ODonnell talks to Adrian Karatnycky... (MSNBC) 04/08/2014
  • U.S. Military Contractor Says No Personnel In Ukraine Now Or Ever (RFE/RL) 04/08/2014
  • Donetsk Dispatch: Sense Of Limbo After Separatists Declare 'People's Republic' (RFE/RL) 04/08/2014
  • Kharkiv Diary: On The Sidelines, Watching 'A Theater Of The Absurd' (RFE/RL) 04/08/2014
  • Police silent about unmarked graves at Brovary (KHPG.org) 04/08/2014
  • Kharkiv separatist titushki smash up TV channel (KHPG.org) 04/08/2014
  • Ivashchenko cleared by the same judges who convicted him (KHPG.org) 04/08/2014
  • Maidan activists stop questionable congress of judges (KHPG.org) 04/08/2014
  • Violent brawl at Kiev parliament (BBC) 04/08/2014
  • U.S. and NATO Warn Russia Against Further Intervention in Ukraine (The New York Times) 04/08/2014
  • Moscow's Patriarch Kirill Compares Events on Maidan with Revolutionary Riots in 1917 (RISU) 04/08/2014
  • Ukraine to get help from new EU support group (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/08/2014
  • European Union officials to meet Ukrainian energy minister on Tuesday (Ukrainian Journal) 04/08/2014
  • OSCE representative deeply concerned about deteriorating media freedom situation in eastern Ukraine (OSCE) 04/08/2014
  • PM: Russia trying to destabilize Ukraine (Ukrainian Journal) 04/08/2014
  • Eastern Ukraine events will cost Russia, Kerry tells Lavrov (Ukrainian Journal) 04/08/2014
  • NBU cancels restrictions on holding reserves in foreign currency (Ukrainian Journal) 04/08/2014
  • NATO Chief Warns Russia Against 'Historic Mistake' (RFE/RL) 04/08/2014
  • Ukraine Authorities Clear Kharkiv Building, Arrest Scores Of 'Separatists' (RFE/RL) 04/08/2014
  • UkraineNow.org launches (UkraineNow.org) 04/08/2014
  • OSCE Secretary General calls for calm in eastern Ukraine (OSCE) 04/08/2014
  • Ukraine leader: Kharkiv protesters driven out (Yahoo/AP) 04/08/2014
  • Ukraine accuses Russia of orchestrating separatist moves (Reuters) 04/08/2014
  • Ukraine launches 'anti-terrorist' operation in eastern city, 70 arrested (Reuters) 04/08/2014
  • Russia calls on Kiev to halt military preparations in Ukraine's southeast (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/08/2014
  • EU opens case against Russia over pork import ban (Yahoo/AP) 04/08/2014
  • Global tech-driven market sell-off persists (Yahoo/AP) 04/08/2014
  • Ukraine feels nervous as big powers debate fate (Yahoo/AP) 04/08/2014
  • Crimea no longer part of Ukraine on Voice of America map (BBGWatch) 04/08/2014
  • Russia's Gazprom says Ukraine fails to pay for gas on time (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/08/2014
  • Russia may be laying ground for military action in eastern Ukraine: U.S. (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/08/2014
  • Putin and government to discuss Ukraine energy ties (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/08/2014
  • EU, Ukraine hold talks on gas as tension with Moscow climbs (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/08/2014
  • With Russia controlling Crimea, Ukrainian army allegiances waver (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/08/2014
  • Ukraine clears some protesters in eastern cities, standoff elsewhere (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/08/2014
  • Russia denies trying to destabilize Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/08/2014
  • Russian firms listed abroad should consider Moscow move: minister (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/08/2014
  • Britain says it believes Russia is trying to destabilise Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/08/2014
  • Brawl in Ukraine parliament as communist supports pro-Russia protesters (Reuters) 04/08/2014
  • LAVROV SAYS SITUATION WILL NOT STABILISE IN UKRAINE UNLESS KIEV AUTHORITIES STOP IGNORING INTERESTS OF AREAS WITH RUSSIAN-SPEAKERS (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/08/2014

  • The Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus' New Taras Shevchenko Album (+VIDEO) (Indiegogo) 04/07/2014
  • Ukrainian Soldiers To Russia: If We Fight A Guerrilla War, We Win (International Business Times) 04/07/2014
  • Citing Libel Fears, Cambridge U. Press Wont Proceed With Book on Putin (The Chronicle) 04/07/2014
  • Kremlin-orchestrated 'federalist' protest and western inaction (updated) (KHPG.org) 04/07/2014
  • Latvia also suspends Russian TV channel for war propaganda [RTR Planeta (TV Rossiaya)] (KHPG.org) 04/07/2014
  • The World through the eyes of Russian State television (KHPG.org) 04/07/2014
  • Keep the Spirit of the Maidan Alive (Open Society) 04/07/2014
  • Trans-Dniester leader wants independence (Yahoo/AP) 04/07/2014
  • US to Russia: Don't intervene in eastern Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/07/2014
  • VIDEO: Prof. Paul Robert Magocsi 'Little Russia or Ukraine: The Eurasian East versus the European West', University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada 7 April 2014. (YouTube/UkeTubeTV) 04/07/2014
  • Russians Detained For Holding Up Invisible Placards (RFE/RL) 04/07/2014
  • Kyiv Blames Moscow For Unrest In Eastern Cities (RFE/RL) 04/07/2014
  • Five Tips For Cleaning Up Corruption (RFE/RL) 04/07/2014
  • Luhansk Dispatch: Armed Pro-Russian Protesters Set For Standoff With Police (RFE/RL) 04/07/2014
  • Ukraine PM Blames Russia for Unrest in East (Voice of America) 04/07/2014
  • Could Russia Occupy Ukraine? By Alexander J. Motyl (World Affairs Journal) 04/07/2014
  • Putin tells security service to be on alert, warns on NGOs (Reuters) 04/07/2014
  • Gazprom says no payments from Ukraine as Monday deadline looms (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/07/2014
  • Germany, France will work for quick IMF deal in Ukraine - Schaeuble (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/07/2014
  • Russian marine kills Ukraine navy officer in Crimea, says ministry (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/07/2014
  • Germany 'very worried' about developments in eastern Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/07/2014
  • Protests in eastern Ukraine aimed at bringing in Russian troops, warns PM (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/07/2014
  • Russia bans Ukrainian dairy imports from six companies (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/07/2014
  • Pro-Russian protesters in eastern Ukraine seize weapons: Interior Ministry [Luhansk, Kharkiv, Donetsk] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/07/2014
  • NATO-No significant change in Russian troop positions near Ukraine [est. 40,000 troops] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/07/2014
  • Conflict starts in three eastern cities (Ukrainian Journal) 04/07/2014
  • Kiev threatens to sue Russia in arbitration court over gas price hikes (Ukrainian Journal) 04/07/2014
  • Czech president says NATO soldiers may have to enter Ukraine (Ukrainian Journal) 04/07/2014
  • Russia and Ukraine negotiating Crimea electricity supply deal (Ukrainian Journal) 04/07/2014
  • Pro-Russians call east Ukraine region independent (Yahoo/AP) 04/07/2014
  • Ukraine says Russia fomenting eastern unrest (Yahoo/AP) 04/07/2014
  • Ukraine says gunmen have seized gov't building [Luhansk] (Yahoo/AP) 04/07/2014
  • Crimea cost Ukraine over $10 bln in lost natural resources (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/07/2014
  • Pro-Moscow protesters seize arms, declare republic; Kiev fears invasion [Kharkiv, Luhansk and Donetsk] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/07/2014
  • Pro-Moscow protesters seize arms, declare republic; Kiev fears invasion (Reuters) 04/07/2014
  • Russia is playing out 'Crimean scenario' in eastern Ukraine - acting president (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/07/2014
  • After Crimea, West's spies, armies to raise Russia focus (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/07/2014
  • Tens of thousands of Russian troops near Ukraine border: U.S. envoy (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/07/2014
  • Pro-Russia activists proclaim separatist republic in east Ukraine city [Donetsk] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/07/2014
  • Putin warns against letting West use anti-Kremlin groups (Reuters) 04/07/2014

  • Can Putins Ukrainian Strategy Be Countered? (The American Interest) 04/06/2014
  • Ukraine crisis: Why have protests erupted in the east? (BBC) 04/06/2014
  • Nationalist-linked Ukraine reporter found murdered [Vasily Sergiyenko] (Yahoo/AP) 04/06/2014
  • Communist on track to beat ruling party candidate in Siberian city (Reuters) 04/06/2014
  • Ukraine Interior Minister says Putin behind seizure of state buildings (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/06/2014
  • Ridding Ukraine of corruption is vital, says presidential candidate Poroshenko (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/06/2014
  • Ukraine eyes arbitration if Russia doesn't cut gas price (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/06/2014
  • Ukraine president cancels trip to Lithuania over protests in eastern Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/06/2014
  • Pro-Russians storm Ukraine government buildings [Donetsk] (Yahoo/AP) 04/06/2014

  • Vladimir Putin's Many Identities (National Interest) 04/05/2014
  • CVU issues list of undesirable election commission members (KHPG.org) 04/05/2014
  • Ukrainian Greek Catholic church near Toronto destroyed by fire (updated) [Brampton] (RISU) 04/05/2014
  • Abducted journalist found murdered (KHPG.org) 04/05/2014
  • MPs are jeopardizing local elections (KHPG.org) 04/05/2014
  • Austrian Raiffeisen Bank subsidiary to close Crimea branches (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/05/2014
  • Poland's PM says NATO to boost military presence within weeks (Reuters) 04/05/2014
  • EU working with Russia, Ukraine to defuse crisis (Yahoo/AP) 04/05/2014
  • Ukraine arrests alleged eastern coup plotters [Luhansk] (Yahoo/AP) 04/05/2014
  • Ukraine PM says will stick to austerity despite Moscow pressure (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/05/2014
  • Ukraine detains 15 suspected of planning unrest in Russian-dominated east [Luhansk] (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/05/2014

  • Explainer: Can Kyiv Take Russia To Court? (RFE/RL) 04/04/2014
  • Council of Churches Condemns Separatism and Advocates for Integrity and Inviolability of Ukraines Borders (RISU) 04/04/2014
  • Putin and the Good Hitler. By Vladimir Kara-Murza (World Affairs Journal) 04/04/2014
  • Podcast: Russia's Looming Tatar Problem (RFE/RL) 04/04/2014
  • Russians Of Narva Not Seeking 'Liberation' By Moscow (RFE/RL) 04/04/2014
  • The World Through The Eyes Of Russian State Television (RFE/RL) 04/04/2014
  • Statement by the OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities on her recent visits to Ukraine (OSCE) 04/04/2014
  • Russian, Ukrainian soccer clubs cancel game (Yahoo/AP) 04/04/2014
  • Oligarch: US charges 'politically motivated' [Firtash] (Yahoo/AP) 04/04/2014
  • PM Yatseniuk says Ukraine will never recognise Crimean takeover in return for good Russia relations (Twitter) 04/04/2014
  • Russia says Ukraine must have real, not cosmetic, constitutional reform (Reuters) 04/04/2014
  • NATO Condemns Russias Propaganda as Lavrov Cries Foul (Bloomberg) 04/04/2014
  • PM urges Russia to hand over Yanukovych (Ukrainian Journal) 04/04/2014
  • Obama summons Congressional leaders to White House to discuss Ukraine (Ukrainian Journal) 04/04/2014
  • Government bracing for Russian moves to limit natgas supplies (Ukrainian Journal) 04/04/2014
  • Russia's gas price hike is 'unacceptable,' energy minister says (Ukrainian Journal) 04/04/2014
  • NY state restaurant chain 'bans' Putin (Yahoo/AP) 04/04/2014
  • Oligarch: US charges 'politically motivated' [Firtash] (Yahoo/AP) 04/04/2014
  • Russia says all Ukrainian servicemen left Crimea (Yahoo/AP) 04/04/2014
  • Crimea side-effect: Addicts deprived of methadone (Yahoo/AP) 04/04/2014
  • Ukraine must have real, not cosmetic, constitutional reform - Russia (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/04/2014
  • McDonald's suspends work in Crimea (Reuters) 04/04/2014
  • McDonald's quits Crimea as fears of trade clash grow (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/04/2014
  • German consumer goods group Henkel says no plans to withdraw from Russia, Ukraine (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/04/2014
  • Ukraine in 'emergency' talks with European neighbors over gas imports (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/04/2014
  • Ukraine PM says will stick to austerity despite Moscow pressure (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/04/2014
  • U.S. warns China not to try Crimea-style action in Asia (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/04/2014
  • World Bank sees Ukraine's 2015 GDP up 3 pct after reforms (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/04/2014
  • Right Sectors increasing problems with credibility (KHPG) 04/04/2014
  • Behind the declarations: how public officials lived and live now (KHPG) 04/04/2014
  • Two women human rights activists threatened in Donetsk (KHPG) 04/04/2014
  • Paul Goble: Will Putin Make Crimea a Second Chechnya or a Second Tatarstan? (Window on Eurasia) 04/04/2014
  • Paul Goble: Activists in Russian Regions Want Moscow to Join Their Regions to Russia by Sending in the Army Crimea-Style (Window on Eurasia) 04/04/2014
  • Paul Goble: Putins New Foreign Policy Doctrine Points to a Hobbesian World, Ryzhkov Says (Window on Eurasia) 04/04/2014
  • AP PHOTOGRAPHER KILLED, REPORTER WOUNDED (Associated Press) 04/04/2014
  • Two AP journalists shot in Afghanistan, one fatally, ahead of elections (CNN) 04/04/2014
  • Obama signs bill on sanctions and loan guarantees (euronews) 04/04/2014
  • / Document: Yanukovych 'encouraged' [anti-protester] Berkut forces with payments ( ) 04/04/2014
  • , - ̲ / Former PM Azarov wants his assets, blocked by sanctions (Ukrinform) 04/04/2014

  • Ukraine to Get Its Own Social Network Once the DDoS Attacks Stop [WeUA.info] (Mashable) 04/03/2014
  • A book too far [Cambridge University Press declined to publish book that might anger its Russian supporters] (The Economist) 04/03/2014
  • The end of the Putin mystique (Washington Post) 04/03/2014
  • French business expects change in Ukraine (Kyiv Post) 04/03/2014
  • Letter: Ukraine not the United States or Russia will determine its own future: Geoffrey Pyatt (Washington Post) 04/03/2014
  • New Cabinet discovers major mess in own back yard (Kyiv Post) 04/03/2014
  • Ukraine cuts military ties to Russia (UPDATED) (Kyiv Post) 04/03/2014
  • West moves slowly in cutting trade ties with Putins Russia (Kyiv Post) 04/03/2014
  • Putin's Drive To Destroy Ukraine: Accessory to murder? (Kyiv Post) 04/03/2014
  • Putin's Drive To Destroy Ukraine: Crimean crimes (Kyiv Post) 04/03/2014
  • Ukraine blames Yanukovych-directed police units in sniper killings (Washington Post) 04/03/2014
  • Op-ed: Russia wants Ukraine to surrender statehood: Andrii Deshchytsia (Kyiv Post) 04/03/2014
  • Could Estonia be the next target of Russian annexation? (Christian Science Monitor) 04/03/2014
  • Westinghouse, Ukraine Near Deal on Nuclear Fuel for Reactors (The Wall Street Journal) 04/03/2014
  • Ruslana Stands Up to Putin. Ukraines top pop singer and a leader of the Kiev protests, tells Women in the Worlds Tina Brown that Russia cant take away the freedom of Ukraines people (The Daily Beast) 04/03/2014
  • Anne Applebaum: Between East and West (VIDEO) (YouTube/AtlanticCouncil) 04/03/2014
  • Ukrainians try to boycott all things Russian services, music, goods, sex (Kyiv Post) 04/03/2014
  • Russia Says It Has Weathered the Worst of the Economic Storm. Bank of Russia Accepts Sanctions Have Taken a Toll on Growth and Increased Inflation (The Wall Street Journal) 04/03/2014
  • Russia accuses 25 Ukrainians of planning terror attacks [Crimea] (BBC) 04/03/2014
  • A book too far. Karen Dawisha is a distinguished Russia expert, who for the past few years has been working on a book about the origins of modern Russian corruption (The Economist) 04/03/2014
  • What Does Russian Media Mean When It Reports Six Ukrainians Left In Crimea? (RFE/RL) 04/03/2014
  • War Of Words: Moscow, Kyiv Trade Diplomatic Barbs (RFE/RL) 04/03/2014
  • Can Crimea Reclaim Its Role As Russia's Beach Getaway Of Choice? (RFE/RL) 04/03/2014
  • Obama signs law providing Ukraine loan guarantees (Yahoo/AP) 04/03/2014
  • Deputy Foreign Minister of Ukraine Danylo Lubkivsky: Ukraine is getting back to normal life (UAcrisis.org) 04/03/2014
  • Russia to U.S. on Crimea annexation: Accept it and move on (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/03/2014
  • Deutsche Post stops accepting Crimea-bound letters (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/03/2014
  • US Sends More Marines to Romania, Navy Vessel to Black Sea (Atlantic Council) 04/03/2014
  • / Presidential candidate Dmytro Yarosh, Right Sector, reveals campaign platform (pravyysektor.info) 04/03/2014
  • (VIDEO) Yulia Marushevska @ Toronto City Hall - 'I Am a Ukrainian' (YouTube/LightOnTheDarkness) 04/03/2014
  • Ukraine protesters were killed under Yanukovich's 'direct leadership' (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/03/2014
  • Russia wants answers on NATO troops in eastern Europe (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/03/2014
  • Ukraine PM Yatseniuk: 'We will retaliate against Russian aggression' (BBC) 04/03/2014
  • Twelve detained on suspicion of involvement in the gunning down of Maidan protesters (updated) (KHPG) 04/03/2014
  • The Police must not be a threat to the public (KHPG) 04/03/2014
  • Ukrainian officer taken captive in Crimea released [Captain Viacheslav Demyanenko] (KHPG) 04/03/2014
  • Gazprom urges Ukraine to fill gas storage for stable flows to Europe (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/03/2014
  • Crimea and religious freedom (KHPG) 04/03/2014
  • The Complicated Charm of Mr. Putin. Frustrated leftists and disaffected rightists see a standard-bearer in the Russian president. (Transitions Online) 04/03/2014
  • The Old New Cold War. Edward Lucas: The new Cold War has been about the use of Russian money to divide the weak of the West and also the use of the energy weapon (Ukrainian Week) 04/03/2014
  • Council of Europe: Ukraine is not infringing the rights of Russian-speakers (KHPG) 04/03/2014
  • Gazprom hikes gas price for Ukraine to $485 per 1,000 cubic metres (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/03/2014
  • Gazprom's gas price rise is political: Ukraine energy minister (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/03/2014
  • Yanukovych accused of anti-opposition terror (+VIDEO) (Yahoo/AP) 04/03/2014
  • Ukraine detains 12 riot police on suspicion of 'mass murder' (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/03/2014
  • Ukraine detains riot police over sniper deaths (Yahoo/AP) 04/03/2014
  • Ukrainian Firtash Charged by U.S. in India Mine Bribe Scheme (1) (Bloomberg) 04/03/2014
  • Ukraine Implicates Ousted President in Shooting of Protesters (The New York Times) 04/03/2014
  • News retrospective: 1918: Germany Takes Control of Crimea (The New York Times) 04/03/2014
  • Op-ed: The New Putin Doctrine (The Moscow Times) 04/03/2014
  • NATO leader warns against Russian action (Ukrainian Journal) 04/03/2014
  • General Assembly vote means UN continues to treat Crimea as Ukrainian (Ukrainian Journal) 04/03/2014
  • Ukraine bans some Russian food products as trade tensions worsen (Ukrainian Journal) 04/03/2014
  • New government fully backs LNG terminal project, says Yatseniuk (Ukrainian Journal) 04/03/2014
  • Kharkiv agreements: secret history and public disaster [Viktor Yanukovych and Dmitry Medvedev signed the so-called Kharkiv agreements on April 21, 2010. Their ratification in the Ukrainian parliament turned the Verkhovna Rada into a warzone on April 27, 2010. On March 31, 2014, and Russia unilaterally denounced them.] (The Day) 04/03/2014
  • Without campaign advertising, pro-Russian candidate, and without Klitschko (The Day) 04/03/2014
  • Ukrainian officers join NATO drills in Bulgaria (Yahoo/AP) 04/03/2014
  • Crimean annexation does Europe's separatists no favours (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/03/2014
  • JP Morgan to process payment for Russian embassy, easing tension (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/03/2014
  • Moscow calls on Ukraine to pay down its gas debt (Yahoo/AP) 04/03/2014
  • Russia hikes gas prices for Ukraine, squeezes fragile economy (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/03/2014
  • ̳ ? , . . / Civil wars and revolutionary changes? The Day tries to figure out what's going on at the Dovzhenko National Center (FILM) () 04/03/2014
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  • ... / The Kremlin has televised Yanukovych three times () 04/03/2014
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  • / The Crimean Tatars are preparing a referendum () 04/03/2014
  • , / The evolution of NATO's position, or What can stop Putin? () 04/03/2014
  • : / The Kharkiv agreement: the secret history - a public disaster () 04/03/2014
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  • Olaolu Femi: Suspended sentence for defending himself (KHPG.org) 04/02/2014
  • Lithuania blocks Russian channels for 'military propaganda' (NTV Mir [NTV World]; plans to also remove the channels Rossiya and ORT [First Channel]) (KHPG.org) 04/02/2014
  • Russian MPs want to imprison people for infringements during rallies (KHPG.org) 04/02/2014
  • Russia-Ukraine Conflict Gets Personal. Fight Over Crimea Has Spilled Into Social Media for Russian-Speaking Diaspora (The Wall Street Journal) 04/02/2014
  • Russia vs. Ukraine: The Cyber Front Unfolds (Atlantic Council) 04/02/2014
  • Russia Cautions Against A Return Of Cold War Rhetoric (KCBX) 04/02/2014
  • PUTINS NIGHTINGALES (The New Yorker) 04/02/2014
  • Russia's Plans to Partition Ukraine. The Kremlin's leaders have set their sights beyond Crimea. How should the West react? (The Atlantic) 04/02/2014
  • Moscow Now Has a Ukrainian Problem in the Russian Far East, Former Japanese Defense Minister Says (The Interpreter) 04/02/2014
  • EU lawmakers demand U.S.-style 'Magnitsky' sanctions (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/02/2014
  • Photos Link Yanukovych's Troops To Maidan Massacre (RFE/RL) 04/02/2014
  • Ukraine examines ex-president's lavish lifestyle (USA Today) 04/02/2014
  • In Crimea, Russia Showcases a Rebooted Army (The New York Times) 04/02/2014
  • Deposed Ukrainian Leader Calls Crimea Annexation a Tragedy (The New York Times) 04/02/2014
  • About Ukrainians in Zeleny Klyn [Russia's Far East] (RISU) 04/02/2014
  • From Weimar to Nazi Russia. By Alexander J. Motyl & Walter C. Clemens, Jr (Global Asia) 04/02/2014
  • Swiss OSCE Chair appoints Chief and Deputy Chief Monitors for Ukraine (OSCE) 04/02/2014
  • Act of Rededication of Ukraine to the Mother of God (Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia) 04/02/2014
  • US details charges against Ukrainian oligarch Firtash (Yahoo/AP) 04/02/2014
  • Lie to Me. Most Russians say they trust their media, although theyre OK with a bit of censorship and manipulation (Transitions Online) 04/02/2014
  • dz 'I'm a Ukrainian': (Voice of America) 04/02/2014
  • Russia could invade 12 hours after order: NATO Europe Gen. Breedlove tells Amanpour (CNN) 04/02/2014
  • Joint Press Statement EU-U.S. Energy Council [Developments in Ukraine have brought energy security concerns to the fore...] (Stage.gov) 04/02/2014
  • Remarks at the U.S.-EU Energy Council Meeting (Stage.gov) 04/02/2014
  • Lithuania blocks Russian channels for 'military propaganda' (KHPG) 04/02/2014
  • Photo on FB: Former paratroopers, border patrol guards and soldiers with experience of military operations are keen to see action (Ministry of Defence of Ukraine) 04/02/2014
  • Russian MPs want to imprison people for 'infringements' during rallies (KHPG) 04/02/2014
  • Fukushima meltdown unlikely to lead to large number of cancers: U.N. scientists (Reuters) 04/02/2014
  • Olaolu Femi: Suspended sentence for defending himself (KHPG) 04/02/2014
  • Russia steps up pressure on Ukraine to disarm far-right (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/02/2014
  • Ukraine considers 2014 eurobond, hopes for rate 6-7 pct (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/02/2014
  • Russia's Binbank says to buy subsidiary of Ukraine's Privatbank in two weeks (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/02/2014
  • Ukraine state debt to rise to 53 percent of GDP by year-end: Finance Minister (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/02/2014
  • Russia wants good economic ties with U.S., EU despite Ukraine crisis (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/02/2014
  • Russia says NATO reverts to language of Cold War (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/02/2014
  • Russia tells U.S. it is concerned by NATO suspending cooperation (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/02/2014
  • Russia could achieve Ukraine incursion in 3-5 days: NATO general (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/02/2014
  • Kerry denounces use of energy as weapon (Yahoo/AP) 04/02/2014
  • AP Interview: Yanukovych: Crimea a part of Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/02/2014
  • NBU moves to sharply restrict size of foreign currency purchases (Ukrainian Journal) 04/02/2014
  • US Congress votes for aid and sanctions after Crimea annexation (Ukrainian Journal) 04/02/2014
  • Russia's Gazprom slaps Ukrainians with 40% natural gas price increase (Ukrainian Journal) 04/02/2014
  • NATO suspends all cooperation with Russia (Ukrainian Journal) 04/02/2014
  • A Divided Ukraine: Europes Most Dangerous Idea (CRASSH) 04/02/2014
  • IMF ramps up loan conditions despite promises, study finds (Reuters) 04/02/2014

  • Creating a trustworthy judiciary (KHPG.org) 04/01/2014
  • Ukrainian newspaper under threat in Crimea (KHPG.org) 04/01/2014
  • APRIL 1 SPOOF: Ousted Yanukovych 'Joins' Putin Administration (The Moscow Times) 04/01/2014
  • Putin Says Crimea Takeover Shows Russian Military Prowess [BRAMA: as one Tweeter said, that would be the Russian forces that Putin claimed weren't there] (The Moscow Times) 04/01/2014
  • Letters: Ethnic Distinctions in Ukraine (The New York Times) 04/01/2014
  • NATO to Firm Up Its Presence in Eastern Europe as It Halts Cooperation With Russia (The New York Times) 04/01/2014
  • Ukraine Moves to Disarm Paramilitary Groups (The New York Times) 04/01/2014
  • Op-ed: Follow the Money (The New York Times) 04/01/2014
  • Putins World (Project Syndicate) 04/01/2014
  • Poland Calls for 10,000 NATO Troops on its Territory (Atlantic Council) 04/01/2014
  • 25 Tales Of Corruption From Documents Found At The Abandoned Palace Of Ukraines Ousted President Documents show Viktor Yanukovych spent millions of dollars on furniture, hundreds of thousands of dollars on fresh flowers, and had a bodyguard who kept tabs on the opposition (Buzzfeed) 04/01/2014
  • Dmitry Kiselev: Russia's chief spin doctor (BBC) 04/01/2014
  • Kiev takes on far right (BBC) 04/01/2014
  • Ukraine maps chart Crimea's troubled past (BBC) 04/01/2014
  • What is Russia's vision of a federal Ukraine? (BBC) 04/01/2014
  • NATO allies pledge to beef up eastern defenses (Yahoo/AP) 04/01/2014
  • NATO to Firm Up Its Presence in Eastern Europe as It Halts Cooperation With Russia (The New York Times) 04/01/2014
  • Russia Tightens Pressure on Ukraine With Rise in Natural Gas Price (The New York Times) 04/01/2014
  • Viewpoint: Russia's Ukraine strategy ends Europe's dream (BBC) 04/01/2014
  • House sends Ukraine aid bill to Obama (The Hill) 04/01/2014
  • Are Non-Russian Ethnic Minorities Facing Persecution In Ukraine? (RFE/RL) 04/01/2014
  • U.S. seeks to boost troops in Romania amid Crimea crisis (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/01/2014
  • Outgunned Ukraine strives for military overhaul (Associated Press) 04/01/2014
  • A glance at military spending around the world (Yahoo/AP) 04/01/2014
  • Congress to pass aid Ukraine, sanction Russia (Yahoo/AP) 04/01/2014
  • Don't Mess With Poland -- War is Boring (Medium.com) 04/01/2014
  • John Kerry, Secretary of State, Remarks (Belgium) (State.gov) 04/01/2014
  • (VIDEO) Myroslava Gongadze interview with Youtube sensation Yulia Marushevska and producer Ben Moses. 8 million people viewed the video, titled 'I Am a Ukrainian' (YouTube) 04/01/2014
  • #EUROMAIDAN History In The Making (ArtUkraine.com.ua) 04/01/2014
  • Crimean Tatar Leader Calls For UN Peacekeeping Troops (RFE/RL) 04/01/2014
  • The 20 Russian News Outlets You Need To Read Before They Get The Axe (RFE/RL) 04/01/2014
  • 'We Need To Cure Ukraine:' Maidan Doctor Aims For Presidency [Olha Bohomolets] (RFE/RL) 04/01/2014
  • 70 : '' / Ukraine to pull almost 70 ships from Crimea, the first to return is the anti-submarine corvette 'Ternopil' (Ͳ) 04/01/2014
  • Exclusive - Bulgarian nationalists may topple government over Russia sanctions (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/01/2014
  • Don't fall for Putin's lie. Too many in the west fall for the lie that Russia has a historic right to dictate events in neighbouring nations such as Ukraine (Guardian) 04/01/2014
  • West stumbles as autocratic force trumps economics (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/01/2014
  • Danylo Lubkivsky: Our choice is very simple: free market over mobs, corruption and criminal economy (UA Crisis) 04/01/2014
  • What 'The Simpsons' Says About Ukraine's Language Divide (NPR) 04/01/2014
  • Medvedev flies to Crimea, meets government (Ukrainian Journal) 04/01/2014
  • Ukraine orders disarming of armed groups after shooting (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/01/2014
  • Crimea's schism splits Orthodox hierarchy (Yahoo/Al Jazeera) 04/01/2014
  • What is Russia's vision of a federal Ukraine? (BBC) 04/01/2014
  • Art of direct action. Matvei Vaisbergs exhibit 'Wall. 28.01-8.03.2014,' a cycle of pictures based on the events in Maidan, opens in Kyiv Museum 'Spiritual Treasures of Ukraine' (The Day) 04/01/2014
  • The Balkans, Crimea and the 'boomerang' effect (Yahoo/Al Jazeera) 04/01/2014
  • NATO orders end to cooperation with Russia (Yahoo/AP) 04/01/2014
  • Secretary General: Russian Aggression Against Ukraine Brings Instability to NATO's Borders (Atlantic Council) 04/01/2014
  • NATO suspends cooperation with Russia over Ukraine crisis (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/01/2014
  • Russia hikes gas price for Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/01/2014
  • Germany renews push for Russia-Ukraine talks (Yahoo/AP) 04/01/2014
  • Germany, Poland, France consult on Ukraine (Yahoo/AP) 04/01/2014
  • Russia warns Kiev against NATO integration (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/01/2014
  • Russia says JP Morgan 'illegally' blocked embassy money transfer (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/01/2014
  • Russia's Rosneft, with US partner Exxon, on track with LNG plant (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/01/2014
  • Bulgaria wary as Russia steps up military flights over Black Sea (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/01/2014
  • Russian Television is Telling a False Story About Ukraine (New Republic) 04/01/2014
  • Gazprom hikes Ukraine gas price by a third (BBC) 04/01/2014
  • Russia plans to build undersea gas pipeline to Crimea: newspaper (Reuters) 04/01/2014
  • OSCE/ODIHR human rights assessment mission requested by Ukraine completes field work (OSCE) 04/01/2014
  • Ukrainian government to boost natural gas prices 29.1% from April 1 (Platts) 04/01/2014
  • Statement by NATO Foreign Ministers: We, the Foreign Ministers of NATO, are united in our condemnation of Russias illegal military intervention in Ukraine and Russias violation of Ukraines sovereignty and territorial integrity. We do not recognize Russias illegal and illegitimate attempt to annex Crimea. We urge Russia to take immediate steps, as set out in the statement by the NATO-Ukraine Commission, to return to compliance with international law and its international obligations and responsibilities, and to engage immediately in a genuine dialogue towards a political and diplomatic solution that respects international law and Ukraines internationally recognized borders. We support the deployment of an OSCE monitoring mission to Ukraine. (NATO) 04/01/2014
  • In Moscow, OSCE PA President calls for Crimea access, voting rights for Ukrainians (OSCEPA) 04/01/2014
  • Poroshenko: Ukraine should compromise, but not on Crimea or EU (Ukrainian Journal) 04/01/2014
  • First $3 billion of new IMF aid expected in Ukraine next month (Ukrainian Journal) 04/01/2014
  • Ukraine hits back strongly at Russian calls for it to federalize (Ukrainian Journal) 04/01/2014
  • No sign of Russian troop pullout - NATO (BBC) 04/01/2014
  • Merkel: Still too many Russian troops near east Ukraine border (Yahoo/Reuters) 04/01/2014
  • U.S. stops talks with Russia over tax information - report (Reuters) 04/01/2014
  • Russian, Ukrainian Boxing Teams Put Aside Tensions (ABC/AP) 04/01/2014
  • 'I AM A UKRAINIAN' and 'A WHISPER TO A ROAR' film night April 5 at 7 pm: Meet Maidan activist Yulia Marushevska and filmmaker Ben Moses (Ukrainian Museum) 04/01/2014
  • 'Experts' on Ukraine Still Getting It Wrong. by Alexander J. Motyl [dated 3/31/2014] (World Affairs Journal) 04/01/2014
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