UK families have been forced to bury loved ones in their back gardens amid an upsurge in "paupers' funerals" caused by rising costs and grant cuts.
The demand by the Ukrainian far right that UPA be recognized as a patriotic force means the results of World War II would be officially reinterpreted in favor of the Axis.
For people in Ukraine, and not only in the East, who don't agree with the right wing policies of Kiev, the situation is still ominous.
Scots voted No to independence by 55 per cent to 45 per cent, but the referendum debate energised a people determined to strike a blow against a pampered Westminster elite.
A combination of regular Ukrainian military supplemented by private militias organized by right wing political groups had been bombarding the cities of Luhansk and Donetsk.
In Germany today, references to Putin evoke all too sharply recollections of German language used against every Russian leader since the start of World War I.
The crisis in Eastern Ukraine is coming to a head, with intensified fighting and mounting casualties, including many civilians.
The Conservative-led coalition government in the UK has embarked on a "shock therapy" deregulatory binge across the English education sector.
"On February 22, the elected president of Ukraine was overthrown in a coup which was supported by the Obama administration."
Germany is having difficulty with its Ukraine policy.