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    Poroshenko says Russian troops have entered Ukrainian territory
    Aug28

    Poroshenko says Russian troops have entered Ukrainian territory

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Thursday that Russia has moved troops and heavy artillery over the border into the territory of Ukraine and he has canceled his planned visit to Turkey. Russia’s Interfax news service said the Russian Defense Ministry denies Moscow sent military units to Ukraine. At a meeting of the National...

    US warns of possible new sanctions against Russia over Ukraine
    Aug28

    US warns of possible new sanctions against Russia over Ukraine

    August 29, 2014 2:51 AMWASHINGTON (AFP) – The United States warned Thursday it was considering new sanctions against Russia over its involvement in the latest fighting in Ukraine. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Shelling Kills 15 Civilians in East Ukraine’s Donetsk: Official
    Aug28

    Shelling Kills 15 Civilians in East Ukraine’s Donetsk: Official

    Shelling in Ukraine’s rebel-controlled city Donetsk has killed 15 since midday Thursday, local authorities said, describing the situation as “extremely tense.” …read more Source:...

    Ukraine to reinstate army conscription in coming months
    Aug28

    Ukraine to reinstate army conscription in coming months

    Ukraine announced on Thursday (Aug 28) that it will return to mandatory conscription in the coming months as its troops battle pro-Russian insurgents in the east. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russian defence ministry denies sending troops into Ukraine
    Aug28

    Russian defence ministry denies sending troops into Ukraine

    MOSCOW – Russia’s defence ministry on Thursday denied US and Kiev claims of its troops’ direct involvement in the escalating fighting between Ukrainian forces and pro-Kremlin insurgents in the separatist east. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Russian soldiers’ wives report body bags returning from Ukraine
    Aug28

    Russian soldiers’ wives report body bags returning from Ukraine

    Several dozen women gathered yesterday outside a military base in central Russia to demand Moscow come clean about where their husbands are, after reports of secret funerals for soldiers clandestinely sent to Ukraine. …read more Source: South China Morning...

    Crisis deepens as Ukraine says Russian troops back rebel advance
    Aug28

    Crisis deepens as Ukraine says Russian troops back rebel advance

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday that Russian forces had entered his country and the military conflict was worsening after Russian-backed separatists swept into a key town in the east. …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    British PM Cameron warns Russia of ‘further consequences’ over tanks entering Ukraine
    Aug28

    British PM Cameron warns Russia of ‘further consequences’ over tanks entering Ukraine

    August 28, 2014 11:07 PMLONDON (REUTERS) – Russia must stop its tanks from entering Ukraine, British Prime Minister David Cameron said on Thursday, warning Moscow it would face further consequences if a political solution to the crisis was not found. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Russian Troops ‘Directly Involved’ in Ukraine Conflict
    Aug28

    Russian Troops ‘Directly Involved’ in Ukraine Conflict

    Ukraine and the West said Thursday that Russian troops were actively involved in the fighting tearing apart the east of the country, raising fears of a direct military confrontation between Kiev and i… …read more Source:...

    UN Security Council to hold emergency meeting on Ukraine
    Aug28

    UN Security Council to hold emergency meeting on Ukraine

    UNITED NATIONS: The UN Security Council is to hold an emergency meeting today on the Ukraine crisis following reports that Russia had sent hundreds of troops to shore up separatists in east Ukraine. …read more Source: New Straits...

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