Ukraine

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Ukrainian Unrest On Hearts And Minds Of Those Preparing For Festival

Under the watchful eye of Taras Shevchenko, the bard of Ukraine, bubbling pots of cabbage are readied for parish ladies to nimbly wrap around a mix of ground meats for Halupki.

07/22/2014

Pieces of wreckage of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 are pictured on July 18, 2014 in Shaktarsk, the day after it crashed.  (Photo Credit: DOMINIQUE FAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Calls For Immediate Access To MH 17 Crash Site

President Barack Obama is calling for international investigators to have “immediate and full access” to the site in eastern Ukraine where a passenger jet was shot down last week.

07/21/2014

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Monitors Trying To Secure Ukraine Plane Crash Site

International monitors moved gingerly Saturday through fields reeking of the decomposing corpses that fell from a Malaysian airliner shot down over rebel-held eastern Ukraine, trying to secure the sprawling site in hopes that a credible investigation can be conducted.

07/19/2014

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WVU Aviation Expert: Downed Malaysian Flight Was “A Sitting Duck”

There is growing international outrage over the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in the skies over war-torn Ukraine.

07/18/2014

Pieces of wreckage of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 are pictured on July 18, 2014 in Shaktarsk, the day after it crashed.  (Photo Credit: DOMINIQUE FAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

President: At Least 1 American On Board Malaysia Airline Flight

At least one American was on board the Malaysia Airlines flight shot down over Ukraine Thursday.

07/18/2014

Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 leaving Schiphol Airport in Schiphol, the Netherlands, on July 17, 2014. (Photo credit: Fred Neeleman/AFP/Getty Images)

Aviation Expert: Crash Investigators Will Complete “Autopsy On Plane”

A local man is watching developments in Ukraine very closely.

07/17/2014

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Official: Malaysian Plane Shot Down Over Ukraine

An adviser to Ukraine’s Interior Minister says a Malaysian passenger plane carrying 295 people has been shot down over a town in the east of the country.

07/17/2014

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Award-Winning Pittsburgh Film Crew Attacked In Ukraine

The State Department has updated its warning, urging U.S. citizens to avoid all travel to Crimea and eastern regions of Ukraine.

03/21/2014

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Missionary Offers Insider’s View Of Unrest In Ukraine

A local missionary is in Ukraine and gives us his unique perspective on the protests and unrest.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/06/2014

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Locals With Ties To Ukraine React To Ongoing Conflict

More than 5,000 miles separate the domes of St. Marys Ukrainian Orthodox Church in McKees Rocks from the the recent violence in Kiev’s Independence Square and the tense stalemate with Russia in Crimea.

03/03/2014

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What Is Going on In Ukraine? Does It Need Intervention?

Dave Hughes spent some time in Ukraine working with the Peace Corps. He got to know and understand the country and people, so when the protest happened, he was surprised how fast it spread.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/01/2014

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Making Ukrainian Eggs Is An Easter Tradition At Church In Carnegie

Saint Peter and Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Carnegie is celebrating its 110th Easter.

03/27/2013

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Local Couple Provides Loving Home To Ukrainian Orphans

After reading a newspaper story, the plight of Ukrainian orphans tugged at the heartstrings of a local couple and they felt called to do something for two of those special kids.

08/17/2011

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