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    Ukrainian troops retake most of Donetsk airport from rebels
    Jan19

    Ukrainian troops retake most of Donetsk airport from rebels

    KIEV, (Reuters) – Ukrainian troops recaptured almost all the territory of Donetsk airport in eastern Ukraine they had lost to separatists in recent weeks, as thousands gathered in Kiev for a state-sponsored peace march yesterday. The offensive brought fighting close to the industrial city of Donetsk, centre of a pro-Russian rebellion, while...

    Ukraine says troops retake most of Donetsk airport from rebels
    Jan18

    Ukraine says troops retake most of Donetsk airport from rebels

    …read more Source: Buenos Aires...

    Fighting rages anew  at Ukraine airport,  3 soldiers killed
    Jan18

    Fighting rages anew at Ukraine airport, 3 soldiers killed

    KIEV (Reuters) – Fighting raged yesterday at the main airport of Ukraine’s city of Donetsk as separatists resumed attempts to break the tenuous grip of government forces on the complex and Kiev’s military said three more Ukrainian soldiers had been killed. With attempts to restart peace talks stalled, pro-Russian rebels have...

    Ukraine to Conscript 40,000 New Troops
    Jan15

    Ukraine to Conscript 40,000 New Troops

    Ukraine is set to embark on a new conscription drive, as fighting continues in the country’s east. …read more Source:...

    OSCE Warns of “Deteriorating” Situation in Eastern Ukraine
    Jan15

    OSCE Warns of “Deteriorating” Situation in Eastern Ukraine

    The situation in the eastern Ukraine has significantly deteriorated in the last 24 hours after at least nine civilians were killed in an attack on a bus, a senior official of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) said on Wednesday. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Del Potro Gets Win in Return to ATP Tour in Sydney
    Jan14

    Del Potro Gets Win in Return to ATP Tour in Sydney

    Argentina’s Juan Martin del Potro, the 2009 U.S. Open champion, returned to the ATP Tour on Tuesday with a 6-3, 7-6 (7-4) win over Ukraine’s Sergiy Stakhovsky in Sydney following a nearly one-year layoff due to injury. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Kazakhstan Delivers Humanitarian Aid to Ukraine
    Jan12

    Kazakhstan Delivers Humanitarian Aid to Ukraine

    Kazakhstan has sent $400,000 worth of aid to Ukraine’s southeastern regions to help ease the humanitarian crisis following months of military conflict, the Kazakh Foreign Ministry said this weekend. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Gorbachev warns of major war in Europe over Ukraine
    Jan10

    Gorbachev warns of major war in Europe over Ukraine

    BERLIN, (Reuters) – Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev warned that tensions between Russia and European powers over the Ukraine crisis could result in a major conflict or even nuclear war, in an interview to appear in a German news magazine today. “A war of this kind would unavoidably lead to a nuclear war,” the 1990 […] …read...

    Merkel Receives Nazarbayev as Doubts on Ukraine Summit in Astana Persist
    Jan10

    Merkel Receives Nazarbayev as Doubts on Ukraine Summit in Astana Persist

    German chancellor Angela Merkel will meet with Kazakh president Nursultan Nazarbayev on Friday behind closed doors as doubts persist on the Astana summit between Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany on the Ukrainian conflict. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    12 Ukrainian Soldiers Die in War Zone Traffic Accident
    Jan07

    12 Ukrainian Soldiers Die in War Zone Traffic Accident

    At least 12 Ukrainian soldiers died and 18 others were injured in a collision between a military vehicle and a bus in bad weather, authorities said Tuesday. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

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