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    Merkel Ukraine role mirrors rising German ambition
    Aug20

    Merkel Ukraine role mirrors rising German ambition

    BERLIN (AP) Chancellor Angela Merkel’s emergence as a leader in efforts to resolve Ukraine’s crisis showcased by a visit to Kiev this weekend underlines Germany’s increasing ambition to transform itself from economic power to diplomatic… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Dozens killed in Ukraine as army fights to shatter rebels (AFP)
    Aug20

    Dozens killed in Ukraine as army fights to shatter rebels (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Fierce fighting between government forces and pro-Russian rebels left dozens of civilians dead on Wednesday as Ukrainian troops pushed on with a bloody offensive to break the insurgency in the east of the country. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine flag unfurled on top of Moscow skyscraper (AFP)
    Aug20

    Ukraine flag unfurled on top of Moscow skyscraper (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – A Ukrainian flag was unfurled on the top of a Moscow skyscraper within sight of the Kremlin on Wednesday, officials said, as fighting in eastern Ukraine has frayed bilateral ties. …read more Source: The West...

    Officials in Ukraine’s Donetsk region say 34 people have died in hostilities in past 24 hours.
    Aug20

    Officials in Ukraine’s Donetsk region say 34 people have died in hostilities in past 24 hours.

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) Officials in Ukraine’s Donetsk region say 34 people have died in hostilities in past 24 hours. …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Clashes kill 34 civilians in Ukraine’s Donetsk region: official (AFP)
    Aug20

    Clashes kill 34 civilians in Ukraine’s Donetsk region: official (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Fierce fighting between government forces and pro-Russian rebels has killed 34 civilians over the past 24 hours in east Ukraine’s Donetsk region, local authorities said Wednesday. …read more Source: The West...

    Protesters plant Ukraine flag on Moscow skyscraper
    Aug20

    Protesters plant Ukraine flag on Moscow skyscraper

    MOSCOW (AP) Protesters have scaled one of Moscow’s famed Stalin-era skyscrapers and painted the Soviet star on its spire in the national colors of Ukraine.They also attached a yellow and blue Ukrainian flag to the top of the 176-meter… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Fighting outside key Ukrainian city kills 9 troops
    Aug20

    Fighting outside key Ukrainian city kills 9 troops

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) A Ukrainian official says nine troops were killed in overnight fighting in the streets of the town of Ilovaysk, which lies just east of the rebel stronghold Donetsk.Anton Herashchenko, an adviser to the Ukrainian… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine’s rebel capital seeks ersatz normality
    Aug20

    Ukraine’s rebel capital seeks ersatz normality

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) It has been weeks since Donetsk last had a traffic jam.The regular rumble on the edge of this besieged city in eastern Ukraine is a constant reminder of the government’s effort to shell armed pro-Russian separatists… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Drop in Russian beer sales hurts Carlsberg
    Aug20

    Drop in Russian beer sales hurts Carlsberg

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) Beer sales in Russia, Ukraine and other Eastern European countries are down and expected to keep falling as political tensions weigh on the region’s economy, brewer Carlsberg said Wednesday.The Danish company… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Poroshenko, Putin to attend Ukraine crisis talks
    Aug19

    Poroshenko, Putin to attend Ukraine crisis talks

    Russia and Ukraine said their presidents would meet together with top European Union officials next week to discuss their confrontation over Ukraine which has plunged relations to an all-time low. …read more Source: ABC...

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