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    Russia urges ‘humanitarian’ mission as Ukraine rebel bastion pounded
    Aug10

    Russia urges ‘humanitarian’ mission as Ukraine rebel bastion pounded

    DONETSK (UKRAINE) – Ukraine’s army shelled the main rebel bastion of Donetsk Sunday as Russia called for a humanitarian ceasefire, which the West warned could be a pretext by Moscow to send in troops. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Ukraine Says No Ceasefire Until Separatists Surrender, Rebels Defiant
    Aug10

    Ukraine Says No Ceasefire Until Separatists Surrender, Rebels Defiant

    A Ukrainian military spokesman on Sunday dismissed a call for a ceasefire by a separatist leader, saying this could only take place once rebels had shown “white flags” and surrendered. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine demands that rebels in Donetsk surrender
    Aug10

    Ukraine demands that rebels in Donetsk surrender

    At least 300,000 of Donetsk’s 1 million residents have fled as violence escalates between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian separatists. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Further correction likely this week
    Aug10

    Further correction likely this week

    THE local stock market saw a profit-taking correction last week, forcing the blue-chip benchmark FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) down to a near five-month low, sparked by escalating geopolitical tensions after the United States airstrikes in Iraq and concerns over growth due to expanding economic sanctions from the Ukraine-Russian conflict....

    Ukraine Says No Ceasefire Until Separatists Surrender, Rebels
    Aug10

    Ukraine Says No Ceasefire Until Separatists Surrender, Rebels

    A Ukrainian military spokesman on Sunday dismissed a call for a ceasefire by a separatist leader, saying this could only take place once rebels had shown “white flags” and surrendered. …read more Source:...

    Russian ‘Humanitarian’ Push in Ukraine ‘Unacceptable’: US, Germany
    Aug10

    Russian ‘Humanitarian’ Push in Ukraine ‘Unacceptable’: US, Germany

    Washington. Russian intervention in Ukraine, including for supposed humanitarian purposes is “unacceptable” without Kiev’s authorization, US President Barack Obama and his German counterpart Angela Merkel agreed in a telephone call Saturday. Such a move “violates international law, and will provoke additional...

    1 killed, 10 injured as fighting rages in Ukraine
    Aug10

    1 killed, 10 injured as fighting rages in Ukraine

    Fighting raged Sunday in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk despite a request from the pro-Russian rebels there for a cease-fire to prevent a “humanitarian catastrophe.”One person was killed and 10 injured in shelling that started early Sunday morning and continued into the day, city council spokesman Maxim Rovinsky told The...

    Iranian plane crashes after takeoff, killing 39
    Aug10

    Iranian plane crashes after takeoff, killing 39

    A regional passenger plane assembled in Iran crashed Sunday while taking off from the capital, killing 39 and injuring another nine onboard, according to a senior transportation official and state media.The IrAn-140 operated by domestic carrier Sepahan Air crashed in a residential area near Tehran’s Mehrabad airport. State TV said the...

    Artillery pounds Ukraine rebel bastion as West warns Russia
    Aug10

    Artillery pounds Ukraine rebel bastion as West warns Russia

    Artillery pounded the rebel bastion of Donetsk in southeastern Ukraine on Sunday (Aug 10) as the West warned Russia that any attempt to send “humanitarian” troops into the conflict-torn region would be “unacceptable”. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukrainian rebels ready for cease-fire
    Aug10

    Ukrainian rebels ready for cease-fire

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) ―Ukraine’s rebels are surrounded and ready to agree to a cease-fire to prevent a “humanitarian cat …read more Source: The Korea...

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