Ukraine

Jon Queally, staff writer
"In every possible way, we will avoid irritating the top American officials," said Ukrainian member of parliament and ally of President Poroshenko. "We shouldn't spoil relations with the administration."
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
'The events are developing according to a pretty negative scenario. Neither...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The human face of Chernobyl: Greenpeace project portraits of survivors onto damaged reactor. (Photo: Daniel Mueller/ Greenpeace)
'The suffering caused by Chernobyl shows why we need to get rid of nuclear...

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Crowdfunding has reached new, weird, possibly inevitable levels with Ukraine nationalists now raising money from online supporters to fund the country's "first people's infantry battalion," starting with a "People's Drone" to patrol the Russian border and moving on to include bulletproof vests, painkillers, a sniper unit and anything else "the boys needed." The site has raised 71% of its goal to arm the sniper unit and over its goal for the drone, which could be good or bad news, depending on...