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    EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia
    Aug30

    EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia

    BRUSSELS (AP) European Union leaders are poised to slap additional sanctions on Russia because of what they condemn as a continued destabilization of Ukraine and a deepening military involvement by Moscow.The 28-nation bloc’s heads… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine says fighter jet shot down
    Aug30

    Ukraine says fighter jet shot down

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) Ukrainian forces say one of their fighter jets has been shot down by a Russian missile in combat against Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine.A brief statement posted Saturday on the Facebook page for… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine city left in ruins
    Aug30

    Ukraine city left in ruins

    THIS is how bad it is. Shocking footage shows a Ukraine city in ruins after heavy shelling overnight. …read more Source:...

    EU leaders seek riposte to Russia (AFP)
    Aug30

    EU leaders seek riposte to Russia (AFP)

    Brussels (AFP) – European Union leaders gather in Brussels Saturday to thrash out a response to Russia’s deeper involvement in war-torn Ukraine and to bring new faces to key EU posts. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine conflict: Vladimir Putin rattles nuclear sabre
    Aug30

    Ukraine conflict: Vladimir Putin rattles nuclear sabre

    Vladimir Putin raised the spectre of nuclear war with the West on Friday as he defied international condemnation over his decision to send thousands of Russian troops and heavy armour into eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Ukraine rebels advance on key port, in hint at Putin’s strategy
    Aug30

    Ukraine rebels advance on key port, in hint at Putin’s strategy

    Backed by Russian troops and weaponry, hundreds of Ukrainian rebel militiamen have mobilised in the south-eastern town of Novoazovsk and begun to push toward the strategic seaport of Mariupol. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Obama’s tan suit buzzed around the world
    Aug30

    Obama’s tan suit buzzed around the world

    NEW YORK (AP) Quick! What exactly did President Barack Obama say from the White House briefing room about Syria, Iraq and Ukraine while dressed in the tan suit buzzed ’round the world?Precisely. If you get all your news from social… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Defiant Putin eyes pro-Russian statelet in Ukraine: analysts (AFP)
    Aug30

    Defiant Putin eyes pro-Russian statelet in Ukraine: analysts (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Russian strongman Vladimir Putin first used “Novorossiya” — the loaded Tsarist-era name for what is now southern and eastern Ukraine — just after annexing Crimea from Ukraine in March, sparking outrage in Kiev. …read more Source: The West...

    EU moves towards tougher sanctions on Russia (AFP)
    Aug30

    EU moves towards tougher sanctions on Russia (AFP)

    Milan (AFP) – European Union foreign ministers on Friday cleared the way for tougher sanctions against Russia over what many of them described as its invasion of neighbour Ukraine. …read more Source: The West...

    Mariupol digs in as fears mount of rebel onslaught (AFP)
    Aug29

    Mariupol digs in as fears mount of rebel onslaught (AFP)

    Mariupol (Ukraine) (AFP) – Residents in east Ukraine’s strategic port Mariupol dug trenches Friday as others packed up and fled over fears the city could be the next target for advancing pro-Russian rebels. …read more Source: The West...

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