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    Germany’s Merkel: EU gives Russia 1 week to scale back Ukraine intervention or face sanctions
    Aug31

    Germany’s Merkel: EU gives Russia 1 week to scale back Ukraine intervention or face sanctions

    BRUSSELS (AP) Germany’s Merkel: EU gives Russia 1 week to scale back Ukraine intervention or face sanctions. …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Poland’s Tusk, Italy’s Mogherini get EU top jobs (AFP)
    Aug31

    Poland’s Tusk, Italy’s Mogherini get EU top jobs (AFP)

    Brussels (AFP) – European leaders Saturday named Polish Premier Donald Tusk the next EU president and Italian Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini to head its diplomatic service as the bloc faces a series of challenges topped by Ukraine. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine ‘close to point of no return’
    Aug30

    Ukraine ‘close to point of no return’

    UKRAINE president Petro Poroshenko said Russia is pushing the country “to a point of no return — full scale-war”. …read more Source:...

    Pro-Russia rebels confident after making gains
    Aug30

    Pro-Russia rebels confident after making gains

    STAROBESHEVE, Ukraine (AP) As the survivor of a tank attack on a Ukrainian army truck was being carried into an ambulance, he was showered with verbal abuse by a rebel fighter.”Why didn’t you say before that you were alive? Why… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russian tanks flatten Ukrainian town as EU leaders threaten more sanctions
    Aug30

    Russian tanks flatten Ukrainian town as EU leaders threaten more sanctions

    Ukraine said Russian tanks had flattened a small border town and pro-Russian rebels had made fresh gains in its east, as EU leaders signalled on Saturday they would threaten more sanctions against Moscow over the crisis. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    EU presses harder on Ukraine
    Aug30

    EU presses harder on Ukraine

    THE European Union is readying a fresh wave of sanctions against Russia, amid warnings the escalating conflict in Ukraine is putting all of Europe at risk. …read more Source: THE...

    Seven dead in cargo plane crash in Algeria
    Aug30

    Seven dead in cargo plane crash in Algeria

    Seven people were killed when a Ukrainian plane crashed in the Algerian Sahara. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Hundreds of foreign tanks in Ukraine: Poroshenko
    Aug30

    Hundreds of foreign tanks in Ukraine: Poroshenko

    Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko says there are now thousands of foreign troops and hundreds of tanks in the country, as the European Union warns a “new Cold War” with Russia would be detrimental to all Europe. …read more Source: ABC...

    EU urges end to Russia ‘aggression’ in Ukraine (AFP)
    Aug30

    EU urges end to Russia ‘aggression’ in Ukraine (AFP)

    Milan (AFP) – EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton said a decision on further sanctions against Russia over what she described as its “aggression” in Ukraine would be made by EU leaders on Saturday evening. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukrainian civilian plane crashes in Algeria
    Aug30

    Ukrainian civilian plane crashes in Algeria

    ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) Algeria’s state news service is reporting that a Ukrainian civilian cargo plane has crashed in the mountains near the southern city of Tamanrasset.According to APS, the state news agency, the Antonov An-12… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

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