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The leader of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic, Alexander Zakharchenko (2nd L), is surrounded by armed men on Nov. 10. (Alexander KHUDOTEPLY/AFP/Getty Images)

Russian Interests Reshape Ukraine's Borders

The first LNG terminal enters into the port of Klaipeda on Oct. 27. (PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images)

Lithuania Courts Belarus With Economic Incentives

Ukrainian nationalists dismantle Lenin's statue after tearing it down Sept. 28 from Kharkiv's central square. (SERGEY BOBOK/AFP/Getty Images)

The Treatment of Soviet Relics Betrays Modern Sentiments