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    World › Putin says Ukraine escalated conflict to get U.S. support
    Feb02

    World › Putin says Ukraine escalated conflict to get U.S. support

    Salvos of artillery shook eastern Ukraine on Thursday, the fifth day of escalated fighting between government troops and Russia-backed separatist rebels. Two Ukrainian troops were killed overnight and 10 others wounded, the government said, while rebels said one of their fighters was killed. Reporters for The Associated Press heard Grad…...

    The Latest: Haley condemns Russia’s actions in east Ukraine
    Feb02

    The Latest: Haley condemns Russia’s actions in east Ukraine

    AVDIIVKA, Ukraine (AP) — The Latest on a resurge of fighting in Ukraine (all times local):11:40 p.m.U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley is condemning… …read more Source:...

    Putin accuses Ukraine of escalating conflict to rally U.S. support
    Feb02

    Putin accuses Ukraine of escalating conflict to rally U.S. support

    Fighting has intensified in eastern Ukraine between government troops and Russia-backed rebels. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Putin visits Hungary, hoping to capitalize on European divisions
    Feb02

    Putin visits Hungary, hoping to capitalize on European divisions

    BUDAPEST, Hungary — When Russian President Vladimir Putin last paid a visit to Hungary, Prime Minister Viktor Orban was under siege for his autocratic style, Russia was isolated for its seizure of Crimea, and both men were called xenophobes for their hard-line stance on immigration. There is talk of lifting the economic sanctions placed on Russia...

    Ukraine’s president appeals for help against Russia
    Feb02

    Ukraine’s president appeals for help against Russia

    Avdiivka: Ukraine’s president appealed for more global pressure against Russia on Thursday as Moscow-backed rebels and government forces clashed around a frontline town for a fifth day in a surge of fighting that has claimed a reported 21 lives. The sworn foes have been exchanging mortar and rocket fire around the flashpoint eastern town of...

    How uncertainty over Trump is fueling Ukraine’s latest deadly violence
    Feb02

    How uncertainty over Trump is fueling Ukraine’s latest deadly violence

    Though their explanations differ, Kiev, Moscow, and the rebels in the restive Donbass region all point to the new US administration’s ambivalence about Ukraine as cause for the spate of fighting. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Putin says Ukraine escalated conflict to bolster US support
    Feb02

    Putin says Ukraine escalated conflict to bolster US support

    Salvos of artillery shook a sector of eastern Ukraine on Thursday, the fifth day of escalated fighting between government troops and Russia-backed separatist rebels. Two Ukrainian troops were killed overnight and 10 others wounded, the government said; rebels said one of their fighters was killed. …read more Source: FOX...

    Donetsk Returns To Darkest Days Of War
    Feb02

    Donetsk Returns To Darkest Days Of War

    Major fighting around an industrial city in Donetsk has everyone asking if Putin is up to something big, or just testing the resolve of a new Trump administration. …read more Source: The Daily...

    McCain says Russia testing U.S. in Ukraine, urges Trump to hit back
| Reuters
    Feb02

    McCain says Russia testing U.S. in Ukraine, urges Trump to hit back | Reuters

    WASHINGTON Russia is testing President Donald Trump with a surge of violence in eastern Ukraine and the U.S. president should give Ukraine the lethal aid it needs to defend against the attacks, Senator John McCain said in a letter to Trump on Thursday.Renewed violence flared this week between Moscow-backed rebels and Ukraine government forces...

    McCain says Russia testing U.S. in Ukraine, urges Trump to hit back
    Feb02

    McCain says Russia testing U.S. in Ukraine, urges Trump to hit back

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Russia is testing President Donald Trump with a surge of violence in eastern Ukraine and the U.S. president should give Ukraine the lethal aid it needs to defend against the attacks, Senator John McCain said in a letter to Trump on Thursday. …read more Source: Libya...