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    Ukraine’s president seeks talks with Putin, Western leaders amid tensions
    Aug11

    Ukraine’s president seeks talks with Putin, Western leaders amid tensions

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Thursday he wanted to speak directly with Russian President Vladimir Putin and several Western leaders amid a spike in tensions between Kiev and Moscow. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Crimean Tatar Activist To Be Forced To Psychiatric Clinic For Test
    Aug11

    Crimean Tatar Activist To Be Forced To Psychiatric Clinic For Test

    A court in Russia-annexed Crimea has ruled that a noted Crimean Tatar activist, Ilmi Umerov, must be placed in a psychiatric clinic for examination. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine puts troops on combat alert as tensions with Russia spiral
    Aug11

    Ukraine puts troops on combat alert as tensions with Russia spiral

    …read more Source: The...

    Russia and Ukraine square off over Crimea ‘raids’
    Aug11

    Russia and Ukraine square off over Crimea ‘raids’

    Russia’s security agency on Wednesday said it had thwarted “terrorist attacks” in Crimea by Ukrainian military intelligence and beaten back armed assaults, but Kiev furiously denied the incidents. …read more Source: Channel...

    Live: Ukrainian President wants talks with US, Germany, France, EU and Russia
    Aug11

    Live: Ukrainian President wants talks with US, Germany, France, EU and Russia

    Our live blog is bringing you reaction as Ukrainian President Poroshenko orders his foreign minister to initiate telephone calls with world leaders. …read more Source:...

    Merely PR or Real Policy Breakthroughs?
    Aug11

    Merely PR or Real Policy Breakthroughs?

    As we wrote yesterday, the opportunity for Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erodgan to come up with some kind of way to say they are cooperating in Syria that pointedly sidelines the United States might be a temptation too tasty to pass up. It looks like we were right. AFP: Turkey on Thursday called on Russia to...

    Ukraine troops near Crimea on combat alert as tensions with Putin escalate
    Aug11

    Ukraine troops near Crimea on combat alert as tensions with Putin escalate

    Ukraine’s president ordered the army to be on combat alert Thursday on the country’s de-facto border with Crimea and on the front line in eastern Ukraine following Moscow’s accusations that Ukraine sent in “saboteurs” to carry out attacks in Crimea. …read more Source: FOX...

    Putin Fans the Flames in Ukraine Once Again
    Aug11

    Putin Fans the Flames in Ukraine Once Again

    Russian claims that Ukraine planned terror attacks in Crimea are a warning to Kiev’s Western allies. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine puts troops on combat alert, tension with Russia mounts
    Aug11

    Ukraine puts troops on combat alert, tension with Russia mounts

    Following accusation from Putin that Ukraine’s government plotted attack on Russian troops in Crimea, both sides bear down …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Puts Troops Along Crimean Border On Combat Alert
    Aug11

    Ukraine Puts Troops Along Crimean Border On Combat Alert

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s president ordered the army to be on combat alert Thursday on the country’s de-facto border with Crimea and on the front line in eastern Ukraine following Moscow’s accusations that Ukraine sent in “saboteurs” to carry out attacks in Crimea. Read More → …read more Source:...