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NATO Opens New Military Post in Lithuania Amid Ukraine Crisis
Sep04

NATO Opens New Military Post in Lithuania Amid Ukraine Crisis

Brussels, September 4 (RHC)– NATO has opened a new military command center in the Lithuanian capital of Vilnius amid growing tensions between the West and Russia over the issue of Ukraine. Speaking at the opening ceremony of the so-called NATO Force Integration Unit (NFIU) in Vilnius on Thursday, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg...

Donetsk Rebels Deny Referendum on Joining Russia
Sep03

Donetsk Rebels Deny Referendum on Joining Russia

03 de septiembre de 2015, 11:21Kiev, Sep 3 (Prensa Latina) The leader of the insurgent Donetsk People''s Republic (DPR), Alexandr Zakharchenko, qualified as "rumor" the news regarding a referendum on the accession of the territory to Russia, published by Ukrainian media. …read more Source: Prensa...

Ukraine’s gov’t shows cracks
Sep02

Ukraine’s gov’t shows cracks

Police officers carry their injured colleague after a grenade exploded in Kiev. AP PHOTO/VLADIMIR DONSOV Parliament starts to feel right-wing’s departure BY EFREM LUKATSKY AND YURAS KARMANAU The Associated Press KIEV, Ukraine – Ukraine’s parliament majority showed cracks Tuesday after a right-wing party said it was leaving the...

U.S. Military Deploys 2 MQ-1 Predators to Latvia
Sep01

U.S. Military Deploys 2 MQ-1 Predators to Latvia

Washington, September 1 (RHC)– The United States has deployed two surveillance drones to Eastern Europe, where military exercises are being held in the face of what the U.S. and its allies call a possible Russian “aggression” amid a conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Havana...

Three Policemen Dead After Violence in Kiev
Sep01

Three Policemen Dead After Violence in Kiev

01 de septiembre de 2015, 11:02Kiev, Sep 1 (Prensa Latina) With the death of another policeman today, the number of officers killed after violent clashes between security forces and protesters of ultranationalist organizations increased to three, in the grounds of the Parliament of Ukraine. …read more Source: Prensa...

Grenade kills 1 in Ukraine rally
Sep01

Grenade kills 1 in Ukraine rally

Ukrainian protesters clash with police after a vote to give greater powers to the east in front of the Parliament. AP PHOTO/ANDREW KRAVCHENKO Violent clashes rock Kiev in worst violence since ’14 BY EFREM LUKATSKY AND YURAS KARMANAU The Associated Press KIEV, Ukraine – A grenade exploded outside Ukraine’s parliament during a...

Policemen Wonded in Explosion Before Parliament of Ukraine
Aug31

Policemen Wonded in Explosion Before Parliament of Ukraine

31 de agosto de 2015, 11:37Kiev, Aug 31 (Prensa Latina) Several policemen wounded today with explosives in the Constitution Square, outside the headquarters of the Parliament of Ukraine, are in critical condition, said a source of the Ministry of Interior. …read more Source: Prensa...

Ukrainian Parliament Approves Constitutional Changes
Aug31

Ukrainian Parliament Approves Constitutional Changes

31 de agosto de 2015, 10:29Kiev, Aug 31 (Prensa Latina) Under pressure from pro-government ultra-nationalistic political parties, the Supreme Rada (unicameral parliament) of Ukraine on Monday approved in the first reading a presidential draft bill on constitutional changes. …read more Source: Prensa...

Nuclear Component in NATO Maneuvers near Russia
Aug31

Nuclear Component in NATO Maneuvers near Russia

31 de agosto de 2015, 10:30Kiev, Aug 31 (Prensa Latina) Some 2,500 soldiers armed with naval and air means with nuclear capacity are starting the Marine Breeze 2015 military drills in southern Ukraine on Monday, the Ministry of Defense of that ex Soviet republic announced. …read more Source: Prensa...

Russian Jazz Festival Attracts Musicians from Five Continents
Aug29

Russian Jazz Festival Attracts Musicians from Five Continents

29 de agosto de 2015, 01:01Sebastopol, Russia, Aug 29 (Prensa Latina) The Koktebel Jazz Festival Party gathers since today hundreds of musicians and lovers of this genre from the five continents in the Russian Crimea for three days. …read more Source: Prensa...

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