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    Ukraine’s president seeks talks with Putin, Western leaders amid tensions
    Aug11

    Ukraine’s president seeks talks with Putin, Western leaders amid tensions

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday he wanted to speak directly with Russian President Vladimir Putin and several Western leaders amid a spike in tensions between Kiev and Moscow. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine puts border troops on full alert
    Aug11

    Ukraine puts border troops on full alert

    Tension is high even though Kyiv has dismissed Moscow’s claims of armed incursions into the contested Crimean peninsula. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine puts army on combat alert along border with Crimea
    Aug11

    Ukraine puts army on combat alert along border with Crimea

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has put the army on combat alert along the border with Crimea and the line of contact with Russia in the east. This follows Russian accusations of Ukrainian incursions in Crimea. …read more Source:...

    Putin’s latest Crimean gambit
    Aug11

    Putin’s latest Crimean gambit

    Curiously, it took Russia four full days after an alleged attack by Ukrainian special forces in Crimea to make a public statement about the event. On August 10, Russian President Vladimir Putin took to the airwaves to denounce “tactics of terrorism.” He stated the alleged killings of a soldier and an FSB security agency operative “will not pass...

    Ukraine, Russia Trade Angry Accusations as War Fever Mounts
    Aug11

    Ukraine, Russia Trade Angry Accusations as War Fever Mounts

    Ukraine and Russia were locked in a war of words Thursday over the Kremlin’s claim that Kyiv infiltrated trained saboteurs into Crimea tasked with targeting “critical infrastructure” — an alleged mission Russian President Vladimir Putin is now citing as the reason for his decision to pull out of scheduled peace talks in Normandy. Ukrainian...

    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

    The Ukrainian president puts troops near Crimea on the highest level of alert amid growing tensions with Russia. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine's president seeks talks with Putin, Western leaders amid tensions
    Aug11

    Ukraine's president seeks talks with Putin, Western leaders amid tensions

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday he wanted to speak directly with Russian President Vladimir Putin and several Western leaders amid a spike in tensions between Kiev and Moscow. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine puts troops along Crimean border on combat alert
    Aug11

    Ukraine puts troops along Crimean border on combat alert

    Ukraine’s president ordered the army to be on combat alert Thursday on the country’s de-facto border with Crimea and on the front line in eastern Ukraine following Moscow’s accusations that Ukraine sent in “saboteurs” to carry out attacks in Crimea. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s president seeks talks with Putin, Western leaders amid tensions
    Aug11

    Ukraine’s president seeks talks with Putin, Western leaders amid tensions

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Thursday he wanted to speak directly with Russian President Vladimir Putin and several Western leaders amid a spike in tensions between Kiev and Moscow. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Crimean Tatar Activist To Be Forced To Psychiatric Clinic For Test
    Aug11

    Crimean Tatar Activist To Be Forced To Psychiatric Clinic For Test

    A court in Russia-annexed Crimea has ruled that a noted Crimean Tatar activist, Ilmi Umerov, must be placed in a psychiatric clinic for examination. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...