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    Russia Launches Naval Exercises in Black Sea Amid Escalating Standoff with Ukraine
    Aug11

    Russia Launches Naval Exercises in Black Sea Amid Escalating Standoff with Ukraine

    One day after Russia accused Ukraine of attempted incursions into Crimea, Kiev put its military on high-alert and the Kremlin announced the start of war games in the Black Sea. …read more Source: Foreign...

    The Latest: Russia, Ukraine diplomats trade barbs at UN
    Aug11

    The Latest: Russia, Ukraine diplomats trade barbs at UN

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    Crimea: the disputed region fueling tensions between Moscow and Kyiv
    Aug11

    Crimea: the disputed region fueling tensions between Moscow and Kyiv

    Russia’s 2014 annexation of the strategic peninsula of Crimea is at the centre of renewed tensions between Moscow and Kyiv. …read more Source:...

    Russia Denounces Ukraine Maneuvers to Cover Up Hostilities
    Aug11

    Russia Denounces Ukraine Maneuvers to Cover Up Hostilities

    11 de agosto de 2016, 12:14Moscow, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) The chairman of the State Duma (Lower House)””s International Affairs Committee, Alexei Pushkov, stated today that Ukraine uses the Normandy Quartet format, mediated by Germany, France and Russia to hide hostilities. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Ukraine blocks jihadist routes to Syria: security service (AFP)
    Aug11

    Ukraine blocks jihadist routes to Syria: security service (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s security service said on Thursday it had blocked channels being used by jihadists travelling to fight with the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq and detained an ‘IS recruiter’ from one of the former Soviet republics. …read more Source: The West...

    Russia ratchets up Crimea rhetoric against Ukraine
    Aug11

    Russia ratchets up Crimea rhetoric against Ukraine

    Moscow and Kiev heighten military alert levels along border …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukraine Said It Has Blocked Militant Routes To Syria, Iraq
    Aug11

    Ukraine Said It Has Blocked Militant Routes To Syria, Iraq

    Ukrainian authorities say they have blocked “several channels” being used by militants traveling to fight with the Islamic State (IS) extremist group. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia’s risky hand in Ukraine conflict
    Aug11

    Russia’s risky hand in Ukraine conflict

    West should make clear aggression is not in Putin’s interest …read more Source: Financial...

    The Latest: Race is onto be fastest man in the Olympic pool
    Aug11

    The Latest: Race is onto be fastest man in the Olympic pool

    The swimmer, who comes from the Crimean city of Sevastopol, ruled out changing nationality to Russia after the 2014 annexation and told The Associated Press in June he had not been able to return home since then. The games has been hit with complaints ranging from empty seats and too little food for fans at the venues, to snarled transportation...

    The Latest: Race is onto be fastest man in the Olympic pool
    Aug11

    The Latest: Race is onto be fastest man in the Olympic pool

    Andrii Hovorov of Ukraine is the top qualifier for the 50-meter freestyle at the Rio Olympics …read more Source: U.S....