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    Beware Putin: he doesn’t do ‘cooperation’ | Luke Harding
    Aug10

    Beware Putin: he doesn’t do ‘cooperation’ | Luke Harding

    The Russian leader is vindictive and ruthless – Theresa May will have to be tough to deal with himTheresa May, as prime minister, had her first conversation with Vladimir Putin on Tuesday. Meanwhile, UK defence chiefs have been muttering that Russian troops could outgun the British army; and over in the Olympic pool US swimmers were taunting...

    Ukraine says Russian accusations are cynical pretext for more military threats
    Aug10

    Ukraine says Russian accusations are cynical pretext for more military threats

    President Petro Poroshenko said that Russian accusations were a cynical pretext to make more military threats against Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    News24.com | Ukrainian official says judge kept bribes in a glass jar
    Aug10

    News24.com | Ukrainian official says judge kept bribes in a glass jar

    A top Ukrainian prosecutor says the country’s anti-corruption task force has caught a judge receiving a $150 000 bribe and that he kept his money in a glass jar. …read more Source:...

    Russia says 2 die in clashes with Ukrainian agents in Crimea
    Aug10

    Russia says 2 die in clashes with Ukrainian agents in Crimea

    Russia’s domestic security agency says one of its agents and an army soldier die in clashes with Ukrainian intelligence agents in Crimea …read more Source: U.S....

    Russia: Ukraine ‘terrorist attacks’ in Crimea foiled
    Aug10

    Russia: Ukraine ‘terrorist attacks’ in Crimea foiled

    Moscow says it has also beaten back an armed assault by Kiev, which called the claims “hysterical and false”. …read more Source: AL...

    Russian accusations are cynical pretext for more military threats – Ukraine
    Aug10

    Russian accusations are cynical pretext for more military threats – Ukraine

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Wednesday that Russian accusations of a Ukrainiaan incursion into Crimea were a cynical pretext to make more military threats against Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Vladimir Putin accuses Ukraine of ‘terrorist attacks’
    Aug10

    Vladimir Putin accuses Ukraine of ‘terrorist attacks’

    Tensions between Ukraine and Russia escalated sharply Wednesday after Russian President Vladimir Putin accused Ukrainian forces of attacking Russian troops occupying Crimea. Putin charged Ukraine with “practicing terror” and warned that he “obviously will not let such things slide by,” according to Russia’s RIA News. “This is a very...

    Putin accuses Ukraine of trying to provoke a new conflict over Crimea
    Aug10

    Putin accuses Ukraine of trying to provoke a new conflict over Crimea

    Vladimir Putin accused Ukraine on Wednesday of using terrorist tactics to try to provoke a new conflict and destabilize annexed Crimea after Russia said it had thwarted two armed Ukrainian attempts to get saboteurs into the contested peninsula. …read more Source: GMA News...

    Fears Mount of Full-scale Ukraine-Russia Clash
    Aug10

    Fears Mount of Full-scale Ukraine-Russia Clash

    The sound of battle has long gone. But the ghosts remain in Ukraine’s Independence Square, where more than two years ago police and protesters clashed for weeks amid acrid black fumes billowing from burning tires. In Ukraine’s Maidan where sniper rounds once cracked, there are now foreign tourists. Where 53 people were slain either...

    Putin Accuses Ukraine of Plotting Terrorist Attacks in Crimea
    Aug10

    Putin Accuses Ukraine of Plotting Terrorist Attacks in Crimea

    The claims by the Russian president, denied by Ukrainian officials, raised the possibility of retaliation. …read more Source: The New York...