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    Ukraine forces on ‘high alert’ over Crimea tensions with Russia (AFP)
    Aug11

    Ukraine forces on ‘high alert’ over Crimea tensions with Russia (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine on Thursday placed its forces around Crimea on high alert as tensions soared after Moscow accused Kiev of attempting armed incursions into the disputed peninsula. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine puts troops on high alert as tension grows with Russia
    Aug11

    Ukraine puts troops on high alert as tension grows with Russia

    Ukrainian troops along the de facto border with Crimea and facing rebels in the east are placed on high alert amid a spike in tensions with Moscow. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian president puts troops on alert near Crimea, in Donbass amid Kiev-Moscow tensions
    Aug11

    Ukrainian president puts troops on alert near Crimea, in Donbass amid Kiev-Moscow tensions

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has put all military troops and units near Crimea and in the east of the country on the highest level of alert, amid growing tensions and fears of military confrontation between Kiev and Moscow. …read more Source: Iran...

    Ukraine puts military near Crimea on alert amid Russia tensions
    Aug11

    Ukraine puts military near Crimea on alert amid Russia tensions

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Thursday put the military on a heightened state of alert along the frontier with Crimea after Russia accused Kiev of making attempted incursions into the annexed region. …read more Source: France...

    Vladimir Putin looks to boost Crimea security over alleged Ukraine raids
    Aug11

    Vladimir Putin looks to boost Crimea security over alleged Ukraine raids

    NNA – Russian President Vladimir Putin today moved to ramp up security on the annexed Crimea peninsula after accusing Ukraine of attempting armed incursions into the disputed region, allegations deni …read more Source: National News...

    Ukraine forces on ‘high alert’ over Crimea tensions with Russia
    Aug11

    Ukraine forces on ‘high alert’ over Crimea tensions with Russia

    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...

    Russia announces war games after accusing Ukraine of terrorist plot
    Aug11

    Russia announces war games after accusing Ukraine of terrorist plot

    Vladimir Putin summoned his security council and the Russian Navy announced war games in the Black Sea, a day after the Russian president accused Ukraine of trying to provoke a conflict over Crimea, which Moscow seized and annexed in 2014. …read more Source: Channel...

    UN to Discuss Crimea Tensions
    Aug11

    UN to Discuss Crimea Tensions

    The United Nations Security Council will meet Thursday to discuss rising tensions in Crimea Thursday at the request of Ukraine. Russia has accused Kyiv of plotting to wage attacks in the disputed peninsula. Ukraine, a non-permanent council member, requested an urgent, closed-door meeting to address tensions between the two countries, particularly...

    Russia announces war games after accusing Ukraine of terrorist plot
    Aug11

    Russia announces war games after accusing Ukraine of terrorist plot

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Vladimir Putin summoned his security council and the Russian Navy announced war games in the Black Sea, a day after the Russian president accused Ukraine of trying to provoke a conflict over Crimea, which Moscow seized and annexed in 2014. …read more Source: The...

    As tensions with Russia spike, Ukraine puts troops along Crimean border on alert
    Aug11

    As tensions with Russia spike, Ukraine puts troops along Crimean border on alert

    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:...