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    Russia accuses Ukraine of armed Crimea incursion, says two killed
    Aug10

    Russia accuses Ukraine of armed Crimea incursion, says two killed

    Russia’s Federal Security Service said Wednesday it had thwarted an armed Ukrainian incursion into Crimea designed to target critical infrastructure and that a Russian soldier and FSB employee had been killed in the clashes. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine judge embroiled in bribe scandal
    Aug10

    Ukraine judge embroiled in bribe scandal

    A judge who served under Ukraine’s ousted Russian-backed president has been caught accepting large bribes, with the cash kept in a glass jar, the chief anti-corruption prosecutor said Wednesday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia, Ukraine, Germany, France may meet on G20 sidelines: Lavrov
    Aug08

    Russia, Ukraine, Germany, France may meet on G20 sidelines: Lavrov

    Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany may hold a “summit” on the sidelines of the Group of 20 meeting in China to discuss the Ukraine peace process, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Monday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Three Ukrainian soldiers killed in fresh clashes
    Aug07

    Three Ukrainian soldiers killed in fresh clashes

    Three Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and four others injured in fresh clashes between pro-Russian rebels and government forces in Ukraine’s war-scarred east, the military said Sunday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine rebel leader injured in car blast
    Aug06

    Ukraine rebel leader injured in car blast

    The leader of a self-proclaimed separatist republic in eastern Ukraine was injured in a suspected car bombing Saturday, local media reported. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Romania: 16,000 packs of cigarettes found hidden in timber
    Aug03

    Romania: 16,000 packs of cigarettes found hidden in timber

    Romanian border police have found some 16,000 packets of contraband cigarettes hidden in planks of timber in a truck that entered Romania from Ukraine. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine detains top ally of ousted pro-Russia president
    Jul30

    Ukraine detains top ally of ousted pro-Russia president

    Ukraine said it had detained a top ally of ousted pro-Russian president Viktor Yanukovych Saturday, accusing him of causing harm to the “territorial integrity” of the crisis-hit country. …read more Source: The Daily...

    OSCE urges against ‘large-scale’ strife in Ukraine
    Jul28

    OSCE urges against ‘large-scale’ strife in Ukraine

    European monitors observing Ukraine’s separatist conflict Thursday urged pro-Russian rebels and government forces to avoid a return to “large-scale military operations,” as cease-fire violations escalate and casualties rise. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia beefs up military on southwestern flank as NATO approaches
    Jul27

    Russia beefs up military on southwestern flank as NATO approaches

    Russia has strengthened its southwestern flank as NATO builds up its military presence near its borders and next-door Ukraine remains unstable, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said Wednesday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox gather in Kiev despite threats
    Jul27

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox gather in Kiev despite threats

    Thousands of Russian Orthodox Christian pilgrims have reached the center of Ukraine’s capital to finish their procession to the city’s most revered monastery after their march was disrupted Tuesday. …read more Source: The Daily...

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