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    Angry Russia moves warships and warns of “nervous situation” as Ukraine conducts missile tests
    Dec01

    Angry Russia moves warships and warns of “nervous situation” as Ukraine conducts missile tests

    News of the military drill close to the Crimea border has angered the Kremlin which annexed the peninsula – and is responding by sending in its battleships to the Black Sea …read more Source:...

    Ukraine launches missile drills near Crimea
    Dec01

    Ukraine launches missile drills near Crimea

    The two-day military drills near the Black Sea peninsula are a sign that it is regaining assertiveness in the face of its arch-foe Russia. …read more Source:...

    Iran Finishes First at Gold Kiev CUP GPF
    Dec01

    Iran Finishes First at Gold Kiev CUP GPF

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran came first at the Gold Kiev CUP GPF held in Kiev, Ukraine. …read more Source: Tasnim News Agency

    Ukraine launches missile drills near Russia-annexed Crimea
    Dec01

    Ukraine launches missile drills near Russia-annexed Crimea

    by Dmitry ZAKS Ukraine on Thursday unleashed a barrage of missile tests near Russian-annexed Crimea in a show of strength and defiance bound to irritate Moscow. …read more Source: Daily...

    Ukraine launches missile drill near Crimea, prompting anger in Moscow
    Dec01

    Ukraine launches missile drill near Crimea, prompting anger in Moscow

    The Kremlin has voiced concerns over the defense maneuvers, saying it sets a “dangerous” precedent. But Ukraine’s military officials dismissed Moscow’s concerns, noting that the drill is in line with international law. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine launches missile tests near Crimea
    Dec01

    Ukraine launches missile tests near Crimea

    Ukraine on Thursday carried out a series of missile tests near Russian-held Crimea, AFP reported. This latest incident follows last week’s arrest of an alleged Ukrainian spy by Russia and accusations from Moscow that two of its servicemen had been abducted in the region. Kiev and the West maintain Russia illegally annexed Crimea in...

    Russia deploys warships near Crimea for Ukrainian missile tests: Reports
    Dec01

    Russia deploys warships near Crimea for Ukrainian missile tests: Reports

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Russia ‘not seeking conflict’ – Putin tells nation
    Dec01

    Russia ‘not seeking conflict’ – Putin tells nation

    Russia is “not seeking conflict with anyone”, President Vladimir Putin has said in his annual Kremlin speech to parliament and the nation., “Unlike some foreign colleagues who see Russia as the enemy, we do not seek – and never sought – enemies. We need friends,” he said. But “we will not permit harm to...

    Ukrainian Civilians Suffer Deadly Fallout Of Land Mines
    Dec01

    Ukrainian Civilians Suffer Deadly Fallout Of Land Mines

    With a separatist conflict simmering in eastern Ukraine, land mines are taking a heavy toll on the civilian population. Last year alone, some 600 people — including many children — were killed or injured by mines or other explosive devices. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Containing the Chernobyl disaster 30 years on
    Dec01

    Containing the Chernobyl disaster 30 years on

    30 years ago the Chernobyl disaster resulted in the world’s worst civil nuclear accident. The radioactive fallout formed a cloud that contaminated vast areas of Ukraine and spread across Central and Western Europe. …read more Source: Radio France...