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    Four Ukraine soldiers killed as fighting erupts in east
    May20

    Four Ukraine soldiers killed as fighting erupts in east

    Fighting erupted between Ukrainian government forces and Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday and four Ukrainian servicemen have been killed, the regional administration chief said. Gennady Moskal, governor of Luhansk region on the border with Russia, said on his website that separatists opened fire on government positions...

    Kiev shows off captured ‘Russian soldiers’ to media
    May19

    Kiev shows off captured ‘Russian soldiers’ to media

    KIEV – Kiev on Tuesday showed off two purported Russian soldiers it captured during a gun battle in the separatist east that Ukraine’s pro-Western leadership says proves the Kremlin’s direct involvement in the war. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Russia demands access to two Russians detained in Ukraine
    May19

    Russia demands access to two Russians detained in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s foreign ministry on Tuesday demanded the right to visit two citizens detained last week in eastern Ukraine who Kiev says are Russian soldiers guilty of carrying out “terrorist acts” on its territory. …read more Source: The...

    Battle erupts in eastern Ukraine, four Ukrainian soldiers killed – regional chief
    May19

    Battle erupts in eastern Ukraine, four Ukrainian soldiers killed – regional chief

    KIEV (Reuters) – Fighting erupted between Ukrainian government forces and Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday and four Ukrainian servicemen were killed, the regional administration chief said. …read more Source: The...

    “Undesirable’ foreign NGOs may be a no-go in Russia
    May19

    “Undesirable’ foreign NGOs may be a no-go in Russia

    MOSCOW – Russian lawmakers on Tuesday passed a controversial bill allowing authorities to ban foreign NGOs deemed “undesirable” for the state, the latest step in a crackdown condemned by rights activists.Pro-Kremlin legislators overwhelmingly approved the legislation – which still has to be approved by the rubberstamp...

    Ukraine shows captured ‘Russian soldiers’ to media
    May19

    Ukraine shows captured ‘Russian soldiers’ to media

    Ukraine on Tuesday showed off two purported Russian soldiers it captured during a gun battle with separatist fighters in the industrial east of the war-wrecked state. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Learning from Uncle Sam – to Russia’s annoyance, US hones Ukrainian fighting skills
    May19

    Learning from Uncle Sam – to Russia’s annoyance, US hones Ukrainian fighting skills

    Tense Ukrainian soldiers with assault rifles creep stealthily around mock houses before bursting in to clear out gunmen, while others practise setting ambushes or infantry assaults, all under the watchful eyes of U.S. Army trainers. …read more Source: Channel...

    Kiev shows off captured ‘Russian soldiers’ to media
    May19

    Kiev shows off captured ‘Russian soldiers’ to media

    Kiev on Tuesday showed off two purported Russian soldiers it captured during a gun battle with separatist fighters in the industrial east of the war-wrecked state.The two wounded men were being treated in a Kiev military clinic. One of them shielded his face while speaking briefly to reporters from his hospital bed. The other man refused to...

    Learning from Uncle Sam – to Russia's annoyance, U.S. hones Ukrainian fighting skills
    May19

    Learning from Uncle Sam – to Russia's annoyance, U.S. hones Ukrainian fighting skills

    YAVORIV, Ukraine (Reuters) – Tense Ukrainian soldiers with assault rifles creep stealthily around mock houses before bursting in to clear out gunmen, while others practise setting ambushes or infantry assaults, all under the watchful eyes of U.S. Army trainers. …read more Source: The...

    NATO's Stoltenberg tells Russia's Lavrov to pull out of Ukraine
    May19

    NATO's Stoltenberg tells Russia's Lavrov to pull out of Ukraine

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on Tuesday he had told Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov that Russia must withdraw all troops and heavy weapons from Ukraine and end its support for separatists. …read more Source: The...

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