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    Russia says hundreds of Ukraine soldiers seek refuge (AFP)
    Aug04

    Russia says hundreds of Ukraine soldiers seek refuge (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Russia said on Monday that more than 400 Ukrainian soldiers had crossed over onto its territory to avoid fighting with pro-Kremlin insurgents in the east. …read more Source: The West...

    Russia stages military drills involving 100 aircraft (AFP)
    Aug04

    Russia stages military drills involving 100 aircraft (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Russia on Monday announced new military drills that will involve 100 aircraft on its southern flank in the latest in a series of manoeuvres likely to alarm war-torn Ukraine. …read more Source: The West...

    World leaders commemorate WWI outbreak (AFP)
    Aug04

    World leaders commemorate WWI outbreak (AFP)

    Liege (Belgium) (AFP) – World leaders marked the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I on Monday warning of the lessons to be learned in the face of today’s many crises, including Ukraine. …read more Source: The West...

    27,000 Russians stranded abroad after tour operator fails (AFP)
    Aug04

    27,000 Russians stranded abroad after tour operator fails (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – More than 27,000 Russian tourists have been stranded abroad, a tour operators association said Monday, as the latest in a series of travel companies failed amid strains over the Ukrainian crisis. …read more Source: The West...

    MH17 investigator convoy held up by renewed gunfire
    Aug04

    MH17 investigator convoy held up by renewed gunfire

    The Australian and Dutch investigators charged with retreiving the bodies and effects of the vicitms of the MH17 air disaster has once again been held off reaching the crash site by renewed gunfire and shelling in the ogoing beattle between Ukrainian and rebel forces. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Interfax: Russia starts air force drills
    Aug04

    Interfax: Russia starts air force drills

    MOSCOW (AP) Interfax says Russia’s air force has started military drills in central and western regions of the country, a move that could spark further fears that Moscow is ready to flex its military muscle in neighboring Ukraine.The… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia flexes military muscle in air exercises near Ukraine
    Aug04

    Russia flexes military muscle in air exercises near Ukraine

    Russia has announced new military exercises involving bombers and fighter jets in a show of strength near the border with Ukraine, in a move likely to alarm Western powers. …read more Source: ABC...

    Dogs join search for MH17 victims
    Aug04

    Dogs join search for MH17 victims

    A sniffer dog zigzagged swiftly across a field overgrown with grass as police experts in blue uniforms fanned out to methodically work their way across a debris-strewn field in eastern Ukraine.In the middle distance the boom of… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    More belongings found at Ukraine disaster site
    Aug03

    More belongings found at Ukraine disaster site

    AMSTERDAM (AP) The head of a team of international investigators says more personal belongings of victims of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster in eastern Ukraine have been found, but no human remains.Speaking from the Ukrainian… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukrainians scour rebel-held city for vanished relatives (AFP)
    Aug03

    Ukrainians scour rebel-held city for vanished relatives (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Olga, a blonde woman in a black-and-white patterned summer dress, stares ahead tearfully as she says: “My son is lost.” …read more Source: The West...

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