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    Putin, Merkel and Hollande Agree to Meet for Ukraine Talks
    Aug24

    Putin, Merkel and Hollande Agree to Meet for Ukraine Talks

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has agreed to meet with the leaders of Germany and France on the sidelines of the G20 summit in China next month to discuss Ukraine, the Kremlin announced on Wednesday. Violence between Ukraine’s armed forces and the Russian-backed separatists in Ukraine’s east has escalated over the summer, prompting...

    Estonian minister calls for broader defense co-operation with Ukraine  – The Baltic Times
    Aug24

    Estonian minister calls for broader defense co-operation with Ukraine – The Baltic Times

    TALLINN – Meeting with his Ukrainian counterpart Stepan Poltorak on Wednesday, Estonia’s Defense Minister Hannes Hanso pushed for increased …… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Ukraine military parade marks 25 years of independence
    Aug24

    Ukraine military parade marks 25 years of independence

    Ukraine is marking 25 years of independence from the Soviet Union with a huge military parade through Kiev, the celebrations are poignant amid current tensions with Russia. …read more Source:...

    Russia launches criminal investigation against Ukraine’s Defense Minister
    Aug24

    Russia launches criminal investigation against Ukraine’s Defense Minister

    Ukrainian top brass accused of using prohibited means of warfare. …read more Source:...

    Sculptures: 10 amazing sculptures from around the world
    Aug24

    Sculptures: 10 amazing sculptures from around the world

    There is no shortage of beautiful and creatively crafted sculptures from around the world, here are 10 amazing examples. While some sculptures may look ordinary, some look so powerful and amazing that you can’t help but take a second look. There are so many sculptures from around the world to choose from, so this list has been narrowed down...

    Behind The Scenes In Ukraine, Ties To Putin Help Power Broker Pull Strings 
    Aug24

    Behind The Scenes In Ukraine, Ties To Putin Help Power Broker Pull Strings 

    A tycoon and power broker with close ties to Vladimir Putin, Viktor Medvedchuk has influenced policy for two tumultuous decades in Ukraine. As a peace deal he helped push through in a conflict with Russia-backed separatists threatens to unravel, the outsize role of a man critics call the “Prince of Darkness” is in the spotlight again....

    Hungary Olympic team returns home
    Aug24

    Hungary Olympic team returns home

    Viktória SerdültHungary Olympic team returns home The so-called “golden airplane” returning Hungarian champions from the Rio Olympics has landed in Budapest. Team Hungary finished the Games with a total of 15 medals–eight gold, three silver and four bronzes–finishing 12th place overall, well ahead of Slovakia, Serbia, Slovenia, Romania, Ukraine,...

    Ukraine: Moscow failed to bring Kiev to its knees
    Aug24

    Ukraine: Moscow failed to bring Kiev to its knees

    Ukrainian president accuses Russia of vain attempts at invasion as Kiev marks 25th anniversary of independence. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Makes Show Of Force To Mark 25 Years Of Independence
    Aug24

    Ukraine Makes Show Of Force To Mark 25 Years Of Independence

    Amid rising tensions with Russia, Ukraine marked 25 years of independence with a massive military parade in Kyiv. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    To deter refugees, Norway readies fence on ex-Cold War border
    Aug24

    To deter refugees, Norway readies fence on ex-Cold War border

    Norway is putting up a steel fence at a remote Arctic border post with Russia after an influx of migrants last year, sparking an outcry from refugees’ rights groups and fears that cross- border ties with the former Cold War adversary will be harmed.The government says a new gate and a fence, about 200 meters long and 3.5 meters high...