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    Olympic highlights from Day 5: Japan’s ‘Superman’ is a legend, even if he won’t admit it
    Aug11

    Olympic highlights from Day 5: Japan’s ‘Superman’ is a legend, even if he won’t admit it

    The U.S. team won gold by a large margin in women’s gymnastics on Tuesday, a rare feat in a sport often measured by tenths of a point. On Wednesday night, the competition in the men’s gymnastics all-around came even closer. Japan’s Kohei Uchimura, a six-time world all-around champion, was behind Ukraine’s Oleg Verniaiev by...

    This Is Why Vladimir Putin Is Accusing Ukraine of Terrorism
    Aug11

    This Is Why Vladimir Putin Is Accusing Ukraine of Terrorism

    It would have been a suicide mission, and a rather pointless one. But that is roughly the picture that Russian President Vladimir Putin painted on Wednesday when he accused Ukrainian saboteurs of trying to infiltrate Crimea and commit what he called an act of terror. On Russian state TV, newsreels even showed the supposed weapons cache the...

    The Latest: NATO Concerned by Russia, Ukraine Tensions
    Aug11

    The Latest: NATO Concerned by Russia, Ukraine Tensions

    The Latest on the Crimean border dispute between Ukraine and Russia (all times local):5:10 p.m.A NATO official says the U.S.-led alliance is deeply concerned by rising tensions between Russia and Ukraine and is monitoring the situation closely.The official, who wasn’t… …read more Source:...

    Killing of our servicemen in Crimea will have consequences – Russia
    Aug11

    Killing of our servicemen in Crimea will have consequences – Russia

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that the death of Russian servicemen in armed clashes on the border between Crimea and Ukraine over the weekend would have consequences. …read more Source: The...

    Russia announces navy exercises after accusing Ukraine of terror plot
    Aug11

    Russia announces navy exercises after accusing Ukraine of terror plot

    Ukraine says accusations are false and look like a pretext for Russia to escalate hostilities …read more Source: The Globe and...

    The Odessa File
    Aug11

    The Odessa File

    We investigate how a fight against corruption and pro-Russian oligarchs in Odessa may determine Ukraine’s future. …read more Source: AL...

    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...

    Historia ya wachezaji ghali zaidi England haitoi matumaini mazuri kwa Pogba
    Aug11

    Historia ya wachezaji ghali zaidi England haitoi matumaini mazuri kwa Pogba

    Uhamisho wa Paul Pogba Juventus kwenda Manchester United umevunja rekodi zote za ada za uhamisho wa wachezaji kwenye soka. Lakini kilichotokea huko nyuma wakati vilabu vya Uingereza vinapovunja rekodi za usajili hakitoi matumaini sana. Hapa tuangalie wachezani sita ambao ada zao za uhamisho zilivunja rekodi lakini mwisho wao ndani ya vilabu vyao...

    NATO Concerned By Tensions Between Russia and Ukraine, Official Says
    Aug11

    NATO Concerned By Tensions Between Russia and Ukraine, Official Says

    (MOSCOW) — A NATO official says the U.S.-led alliance is deeply concerned by rising tensions between Russia and Ukraine and is monitoring the situation closely. The official, who wasn’t authorized to make statements on the record and spoke on condition of anonymity, said Russia had provided no proof of its accusation that Ukraine sent...

    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...