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 Depressing deductions from the war in Syria

Depressing deductions from the war in Syria

The insane and endless war in Syria might as well be taking place on another planet, for all the West cares, and that is not the only lesson to be learned from the conflict.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 05/05/2016 23:23
172 Olim Escape War-Torn Ukraine for Israel

172 Olim Escape War-Torn Ukraine for Israel

Ukrainian immigrants welcomed home after experiencing the horrors of the civil war in Donetsk.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/09/2015 22:22
Putin, Obama and Iran: A Choice in the Absence of Choice

Putin, Obama and Iran: A Choice in the Absence of Choice

Obama’s deal with Iran opened a "Pandora's box" not only in the Middle East, but also in Europe and America. Alexander Maistrovoy , 16/09/2015 06:00
Ukrainian Separatists Force-March POWs

Ukrainian Separatists Force-March POWs

The prisoners were followed by street cleaning vehicles to symbolically cleanse the road where they had walked.Arutz Sheva, 24/08/2014 23:04
Moscow, Kiev Reach 'Mutual Understanding'

Moscow, Kiev Reach 'Mutual Understanding'

Ukraine, Russia end peace talks and resolve to end fighting in the volatile east - as battles continue to rage in Slaviansk.Tova Dvorin, 10/06/2014 08:28
Military Assault in Ukraine Sparks Mass Exodus

Military Assault in Ukraine Sparks Mass Exodus

Accusations fly between Kiev and Moscow as thousands rumored to be seeking asylum.Tova Dvorin, 06/06/2014 11:06
Infighting Breaks Out in Ukraine's Donetsk

Infighting Breaks Out in Ukraine's Donetsk

Donetsk separatists declare they are 'ready to defend' the region against local pro-Ukrainian militias, creating a multiple-front conflict.Tova Dvorin, 30/05/2014 11:46
Tense Standoff in Battle for Donetsk Airport

Tense Standoff in Battle for Donetsk Airport

Both sides claim victory prematurely in battle for eastern Ukrainian airport. But are Russian troops waiting in the wings?Tova Dvorin, 27/05/2014 08:58
Moscow Pushing for Peace Before Kiev Vote

Moscow Pushing for Peace Before Kiev Vote

Vladimir Putin vows to work with the new Ukrainian government ahead of the Kiev vote. But is it too little, too late?Tova Dvorin, 24/05/2014 21:45
Referendum Vote Commences in Ukraine

Referendum Vote Commences in Ukraine

Eastern Ukraine goes to the polls over the possibility of secession. But does it even matter?Tova Dvorin, 11/05/2014 19:00
Pro-Russian Militants Push Ahead with Referendum

Pro-Russian Militants Push Ahead with Referendum

'Civil war has already begun,' a separatist leader explained. 'We just voice what the people want.'Tova Dvorin, 09/05/2014 12:22
Russia Urges Ukrainian Separatists to Stand Down

Russia Urges Ukrainian Separatists to Stand Down

Vladimir Putin, in surprising about-face, calls back troops, urges pro-Russian gunmen in eastern Ukraine to postpone referendum.Tova Dvorin, 07/05/2014 21:11
Kiev 'At War' with Pro-Russian Rebels After 42 Die

Kiev 'At War' with Pro-Russian Rebels After 42 Die

Bomb attack in Odessa kills 42 Ukrainians Friday, plunging region deeper into crisis. Is unrest turning into a civil war?Tova Dvorin, 04/05/2014 07:54
Ukraine 'Helpless' Against Pro-Russian Gunmen

Ukraine 'Helpless' Against Pro-Russian Gunmen

Acting president Alexander Turchinov insists eastern Ukraine being taken over by 'terrorist organizations,' says police 'helpless.'Tova Dvorin, 30/04/2014 16:04
'Russia Wants to Start World War Three'

'Russia Wants to Start World War Three'

Rhetoric between Moscow, Kiev escalates, as Russia accuses Ukraine of war crimes and Ukraine accuses Russia of war-mongering.Tova Dvorin, 25/04/2014 13:20
Escalation in Ukraine After Tortured Bodies Found

Escalation in Ukraine After Tortured Bodies Found

Ukraine vows more 'counter-terrorism' operations in Donetsk after mutilated bodies found; US pledges support, warns Russia.Tova Dvorin, 23/04/2014 13:15
FM Wants to Bring Peace to Russia, Ukraine

FM Wants to Bring Peace to Russia, Ukraine

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman to meet with new Ukrainian PM, but refuses to take sides; urges reconciliation between Moscow, Kiev.Tova Dvorin, 22/04/2014 15:31
Moscow Accuses Kiev of  Breaking Geneva Accords

Moscow Accuses Kiev of Breaking Geneva Accords

Russian Foreign Minister accuses Ukraine of allowing 'extremists' to orchestrate events in Donetsk.Tova Dvorin, 21/04/2014 21:41
Five Killed in Eastern Ukraine as Clashes Continue

Five Killed in Eastern Ukraine as Clashes Continue

Pro-Russian protestors clash again in Ukraine, amidst claims that military operations against separatists are temporarily suspended.Tova Dvorin, 20/04/2014 11:48
Neo-Nazism Raging in Ukraine?

Neo-Nazism Raging in Ukraine?

Amidst reports that pamphlets calling for Jews to 'register' are a hoax, Ukrainian PM vows to 'bring perpetrators to justice.'Uzi Baruch, 20/04/2014 07:09
Protestors Remain in Eastern Ukraine Despite Deal

Protestors Remain in Eastern Ukraine Despite Deal

Pro-Russian separatists insist that deal reached between Russia, West 'does not apply' to them.Tova Dvorin, 18/04/2014 15:07
Expert: Russia Orchestrating Ukrainian Conflict

Expert: Russia Orchestrating Ukrainian Conflict

Former Israeli ambassador to Russia, in special interview, lends credence to Ukrainian claims that Russia is behind protests.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 16/04/2014 22:24
Catching Up? A Summary of Breaking News

Catching Up? A Summary of Breaking News

As Yom Tov in the Diaspora ends Wednesday night, here is a summary of the biggest news stories to help our readers get up-to-date.Tova Dvorin, 16/04/2014 22:04
Ukraine 'On the Brink of Civil War'?

Ukraine 'On the Brink of Civil War'?

Armored Ukrainian vehicles have been seized by pro-Russian protestors, raising concerns of an all-out war over regional tensions.Tova Dvorin, 16/04/2014 19:20
Ukraine Launches Deadly 'Anti-Terrorism' Operation

Ukraine Launches Deadly 'Anti-Terrorism' Operation

After armed men storm government buildings, encourage uprising in Donetsk, Ukraine fights back; clashes kill one, injure 5.Tova Dvorin, 13/04/2014 12:50
Kiev Threatens Force in Eastern Ukraine

Kiev Threatens Force in Eastern Ukraine

Ukrainian Interior Minister insists that standoffs in three provinces over secession will end in 48 hours - by any means necessary.Tova Dvorin, 09/04/2014 19:11
10 Reasons Why Russia Will Invade Ukraine

10 Reasons Why Russia Will Invade Ukraine

It makes more sense for Russia to invate Ukraine than it does for it to stay put. Mark Langfan, 08/04/2014 11:14
Another Ukrainian Province Demands Independence

Another Ukrainian Province Demands Independence

Pro-Russian demonstrators storm government buildings in Donetsk, sparking fears of another annexation.Tova Dvorin, 07/04/2014 16:32
Congress Approves Sanctions on Russia

Congress Approves Sanctions on Russia

Congress easily passes an aid package for Ukraine that includes sanctions against Russia for annexing Crimea.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/04/2014 05:42
West Grants Ukraine $14-18 Billion Bailout

West Grants Ukraine $14-18 Billion Bailout

Lifeline stretched for Ukraine after Crimea annexation as West offers big money. But is it enough to stabilize the embattled country?Tova Dvorin, 28/03/2014 08:17