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    Poland, Latvia protest against foul-mouthed Duma deputy speaker
    Aug14

    Poland, Latvia protest against foul-mouthed Duma deputy speaker

    Author(s): Dan Alexe belgaimage_31598481_preview.jpg Poland and Latvia have summoned the Russian ambassadors to protest threats by nationalist politician Vladimir Zhirinovsky, who last week said Poland and the Baltic states would be “wiped out” in the event of a war between Russia and the West. Zhirinovsky, leader of the...

    Russian convoy heads towards Ukraine border
    Aug14

    Russian convoy heads towards Ukraine border

    A Russian convoy, numbering over 100 trucks and carrying humanitarian aid to rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine, is heading towards the border. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Ukraine crisis: Russian ‘aid’ convoy heads straight for rebels in Luhansk as fears intensify of ‘direct invasion’
    Aug14

    Ukraine crisis: Russian ‘aid’ convoy heads straight for rebels in Luhansk as fears intensify of ‘direct invasion’

    A Russian convoy carrying “humanitarian aid” has turned away from its route towards a confrontation with government officials at the Ukrainian border – and is now heading straight for rebel-held areas. …read more Source: The...

    Lukashenko’s popularity in Belarus on the rise
    Aug14

    Lukashenko’s popularity in Belarus on the rise

    Violence in neighbouring Ukraine has enhanced presidents standing as voters choose stability over change The popularity of the Belarusian president, Alexander Lukashenko, has increased since the start of the Ukrainian crisis, a survey found, as voters show their appreciation for stability in their country. Despite deteriorating economic...

    MH17: no victims remains found in Australian teams final three days
    Aug14

    MH17: no victims remains found in Australian teams final three days

    Russia slams Australia for having oversized ambitions and making absurd and irresponsible statementsNo victims remains were found at the MH17 crash site in the three days before Australian investigators pulled out of the area, Australias special envoy has said, as Russia accused Australia of having oversized ambitions and losing sight of the...

    Russia and Ukraine continue standoff over ‘aid’ convoy as 12 Ukrainian activists are shot dead and dozens taken hostage when bus is attacked by pro-Russian separatists
    Aug14

    Russia and Ukraine continue standoff over ‘aid’ convoy as 12 Ukrainian activists are shot dead and dozens taken hostage when bus is attacked by pro-Russian separatists

    The tense standoff between Kiev and the Kremlin over a Russian ‘aid convoy’ bound for Ukraine has continued today, amid reports of Ukrainian activists being shot dead near Donetsk. …read more Source: Daily...

    Russian convoy vanishes on road to Ukraine
    Aug14

    Russian convoy vanishes on road to Ukraine

    Uncertainty surrounded a 262-truck “aid convoy” on Wednesday that appeared to grind to a halt before reaching the border …read more Source: The...

    UN identifies escalation of violence in Ukraine as death toll doubles
    Aug14

    UN identifies escalation of violence in Ukraine as death toll doubles

    Objective of Russian ‘aid convoy’ remains unclear as UN observers say death toll has doubled in two weeksThe death toll from conflict in eastern Ukraine has doubled in the past fortnight, the UN’s human rights office said on Wednesday, as international wrangling continued over a controversial Russian aid convoy to the region.The...

    Oil prices drop despite Iraq, Ukraine
    Aug13

    Oil prices drop despite Iraq, Ukraine

    Author(s): Kostis Geropoulos iraq_oil.jpg Despite the crisis in Iraq and Ukraine, global oil prices have fallen this week. …read more Source: New...

    The Guardian view on Russias Ukrainian aid convoy: mission indecipherable | Editorial
    Aug13

    The Guardian view on Russias Ukrainian aid convoy: mission indecipherable | Editorial

    There can be no doubt that those who have ordered the convoy south have more than succour in mindRarely in history can the outcome of a mission of mercy have been awaited with such trepidation. The Russian trucks heading for the Ukrainian border are supposedly carrying supplies to relieve the suffering of the civilian population in the besieged...

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