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    Russian troops moving towards Ukraine border – NATO's Stoltenberg
    Nov04

    Russian troops moving towards Ukraine border – NATO's Stoltenberg

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Russian troops are moving closer to the border with Ukraine and Moscow continues to train rebels in the east of the country, providing them with equipment, NATO’s secretary-general said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko orders extra army units to protect cities from possible assault
    Nov04

    Ukraine's Poroshenko orders extra army units to protect cities from possible assault

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko said on Tuesday he had ordered his military chiefs to send in new army units to protect cities in the east and southeast from possible attack by Russian-backed separatists, Interfax news agency said. …read more Source: The...

    Russians march in defiance of West and display of unity
    Nov04

    Russians march in defiance of West and display of unity

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of people marched through Moscow under flags and banners hailing Russia as a great power on Tuesday in an annual parade which this year amounted to a show of defiance to the West over Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    East Ukraine vote 'unfortunate and counterproductive' – U.N.'s Ban
    Nov04

    East Ukraine vote 'unfortunate and counterproductive' – U.N.'s Ban

    VIENNA (Reuters) – U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon criticised on Tuesday the holding of separatist elections in eastern Ukraine at the weekend as “unfortunate and counterproductive”. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's rebel leader is sworn in, crisis deepens
    Nov04

    Ukraine's rebel leader is sworn in, crisis deepens

    DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) – A pro-Russian separatist leader was sworn in on Tuesday as the head of a self-proclaimed ‘people’s republic’ in eastern Ukraine in a ceremony that worsened a standoff with Russia. …read more Source: The...

    White House condemns elections held by Russian separatists in Ukraine
    Nov04

    White House condemns elections held by Russian separatists in Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House said on Monday it would not recognise elections held by Russian separatists in parts of Ukraine on the weekend and expressed concern that Moscow was trying to legitimize the results. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's border with Ukraine completely porous – NATO general
    Nov03

    Russia's border with Ukraine completely porous – NATO general

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Russia’s border with eastern Ukraine has softened to the point of becoming completely porous, while an internal Ukrainian dividing line hardens, NATO’s top general said on Monday, cautioning about the risk of another “frozen conflict.” …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine needs to change strategy in east after rebel vote – Poroshenko
    Nov03

    Ukraine needs to change strategy in east after rebel vote – Poroshenko

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called a meeting of his top security chiefs for Tuesday to discuss changing the strategy to handle the separatist challenge in the east after a rebel vote at the weekend which he denounced as a “electoral farce”. …read more Source: The...

    OSCE says its drone fired at in Ukraine, U.S. blames rebels
    Nov03

    OSCE says its drone fired at in Ukraine, U.S. blames rebels

    VIENNA (Reuters) – European security watchdog OSCE said numerous anti-aircraft rounds were fired at one of its drones monitoring a shaky truce in eastern Ukraine, and the United States blamed pro-Russian rebels for Sunday’s incident. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine crisis deepens after rebel elections in the east
    Nov03

    Ukraine crisis deepens after rebel elections in the east

    DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) – Pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine named a leader of a breakaway republic on Monday after weekend elections which was denounced by Kiev and the West and further deepened a standoff with Russia over the future of the former Soviet state. …read more Source: The...

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