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    Ukraine, Russia Trade Angry Accusations as War Fever Mounts
    Aug11

    Ukraine, Russia Trade Angry Accusations as War Fever Mounts

    KYIV, UKRAINE – 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” – …read more Source: Big News...

    NATO official: Alliance is concerned by rising tensions between Russia, Ukraine and is watching situation closely
    Aug11

    NATO official: Alliance is concerned by rising tensions between Russia, Ukraine and is watching situation closely

    BRUSSELS (AP) ” NATO official: Alliance is concerned by rising tensions between Russia, Ukraine and is watching situation closely. …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Putin accuses Kiev of terror raids in Crimea
    Aug11

    Putin accuses Kiev of terror raids in Crimea

    Ukraine last night put its military on a heightened state of alert along the frontier with Crimea. …read more Source: THE...

    NATO Official: Alliance Is Concerned by Rising Tensions Between Russia, Ukraine and Is Watching Situation Closely
    Aug11

    NATO Official: Alliance Is Concerned by Rising Tensions Between Russia, Ukraine and Is Watching Situation Closely

    NATO official: Alliance is concerned by rising tensions between Russia, Ukraine and is watching situation closely …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukrainian President urges talks with Putin, Merkel, Hollande, Tusk, Biden
    Aug11

    Ukrainian President urges talks with Putin, Merkel, Hollande, Tusk, Biden

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has ordered the country’s Foreign Ministry to initiate phone conversations with Russian President Vladimir Putin, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande, US Vice President Joe Biden and European Council President Donald Tusk. …read more Source:...

    U.N. Security Council to discuss Ukraine-Russia tensions on Thursday
    Aug11

    U.N. Security Council to discuss Ukraine-Russia tensions on Thursday

    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United Nations Security Council will discuss growing tensions between Ukraine and Russia on Thursday in a closed door meeting, diplomats said. …read more Source: The...

    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...

    Ukraine Orders Troops to High Alert
    Aug11

    Ukraine Orders Troops to High Alert

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko ordered troops on the border with Crimea and the frontline in Eastern Ukraine to be on high alert on Thursday, following Russian accusations that Ukrainian intelligence agents plotted terror attacks in Crimea. The alert, announced in a statement posted to social media, comes amid a period of increased...