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    At least 8 killed in Ukraine coal mine blast; 20 missing
    Mar02

    At least 8 killed in Ukraine coal mine blast; 20 missing

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Ukrainian emergencies service says an explosion at a coal mine in western Ukraine has left at least eight people dead.The blast… …read more Source:...

    At least 11 killed in Ukraine coal mine blast: official
    Mar02

    At least 11 killed in Ukraine coal mine blast: official

    At least 11 coal miners were killed Thursday when a methane gas blast tore through a pit in western Ukraine, the head of the coal miners’ trade union said …read more Source: The Daily...

    At Least 11 Killed in Ukraine Coal Mine Blast
    Mar02

    At Least 11 Killed in Ukraine Coal Mine Blast

    At least 11 coal miners were killed Thursday when a methane gas blast tore through a pit in western Ukraine, the head of the coal miners’ trade union said. “A methane explosion. 11 killed,” Mykhaylo Volynets wrote on Facebook. …read more Source: Al-Manar...

    Methane gas explosion kills eight miners in western Ukraine, 20 missing
    Mar02

    Methane gas explosion kills eight miners in western Ukraine, 20 missing

    KIEV (Reuters) – Eight miners were killed in a methane gas explosion in a coal mine in western Ukraine’s Lviv region on Thursday and 20 other workers were still unaccounted for, Ukrainian emergencies service said in an online statement. …read more Source:...

    Sweden reintroduces military draft for first time in 7 years
    Mar02

    Sweden reintroduces military draft for first time in 7 years

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Sweden’s left-leaning government on Thursday reintroduced a military draft for both men and women because of what Defense Minister Peter Hultqvist called a deteriorating security environment in Europe and around Sweden. In September, non-NATO-member Sweden stationed permanent troops on the Baltic Sea island of...

    At least 8 killed in Ukraine coal mine blast; 20 missing
    Mar02

    At least 8 killed in Ukraine coal mine blast; 20 missing

    The Ukrainian emergencies service says an explosion at a coal mine in western Ukraine has left at least eight people dead. The blast took place about midday Thursday in the … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    At least 8 killed in Ukraine coal mine blast; 20 missing
    Mar02

    At least 8 killed in Ukraine coal mine blast; 20 missing

    The Ukrainian emergencies service says an explosion at a coal mine in western Ukraine has left at least eight people dead …read more Source: ABC...

    BREAKING: 11 killed and 20 missing in Ukraine coal mine explosion
    Mar02

    BREAKING: 11 killed and 20 missing in Ukraine coal mine explosion

    AT LEAST 11 people have been killed in an explosion at a coal mine in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Sweden Reinstates The Draft Amid Soldier Shortage, Security Worries
    Mar02

    Sweden Reinstates The Draft Amid Soldier Shortage, Security Worries

    STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Sweden is to reintroduce military conscription next year due to difficulties filling the ranks on a voluntary basis at a time of increased security concerns, the defense minister said on Thursday.Non-aligned Sweden ended compulsory military service in 2010 but military activity in the Baltic region has increased...

    Ukraine Billionaire Vows to Fight Back After Separatists Seize Operations
    Mar02

    Ukraine Billionaire Vows to Fight Back After Separatists Seize Operations

    A company controlled by billionaire Rinat Akhmetov, Ukraine’s richest man, said on March 2 that the seizure of some of its assets by Russia-backed separatists in the eastern part of the country is “unacceptable.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...