Ukraine


Large Crowd Spends Shabbos in Uman

Several hundred Breslover Chassidim traveled to Ukraine last week to spend Shabbos in Uman, near the kever of the Rebbe Reb Nachman of Breslov, zt”l. Rosh Chodesh Nisan is one…

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EU Extends $1.2B Loan to Ukraine

The European Union’s foreign policy chief says the EU will extend a 1-billion-euro ($1.2-billion) loan to struggling Ukraine. Federica Mogherini, who was visiting the capital Kiev on Monday, told reporters…

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Israel Seeks Action on Anti-Semitic Graffiti in Ukraine

Israel protested to the Ukrainian government on Wednesday after anti-Semitic graffiti was smeared on several Jewish landmarks in the city of Odessa. “We view this anti-Semitism with worry,” the Foreign…

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Supporters Free Ex-Georgian Leader From Ukrainian Police

Ukrainian supporters of former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili freed him from a police van on Tuesday, after his detention on suspicion of assisting a criminal organization sparked clashes with police…

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