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    Ukraine International Airlines to launch Vilnius-Lviv flights
    Aug03

    Ukraine International Airlines to launch Vilnius-Lviv flights

    Ukraine International Airlines is set to launch flights between Vilnius and the Western Ukrainian city of Lviv in the fall, writes LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    UN records highest casualties in eastern Ukraine in a year
    Aug03

    UN records highest casualties in eastern Ukraine in a year

    MOSCOW (AP) — The United Nations says the number of casualties in fighting in eastern Ukraine is back to last year’s highs.Fighting between Russia-backed separatists …read more Source: Taiwan...

    Romania: 16,000 packs of cigarettes found hidden in timber
    Aug03

    Romania: 16,000 packs of cigarettes found hidden in timber

    Romanian border police have found some 16,000 packets of contraband cigarettes hidden in planks of timber in a truck that entered Romania from Ukraine. …read more Source: The Daily...

    UN Records Highest Civilian Casualties In Eastern Ukraine In A Year
    Aug03

    UN Records Highest Civilian Casualties In Eastern Ukraine In A Year

    The United Nations says the number of civilian casualties in fighting in eastern Ukraine is back to last year’s highs. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    UN Records Highest Casualties in Eastern Ukraine in a Year
    Aug03

    UN Records Highest Casualties in Eastern Ukraine in a Year

    The United Nations says the number of casualties in fighting in eastern Ukraine is back to last year’s highs.Fighting between Russia-backed separatists and government troops has killed over 9,500 people since it began in 2014 and left much of Ukraine’s industrial heartland… …read more Source:...

    Ersatz McDonald’s becomes hit in rebel east Ukraine
    Aug03

    Ersatz McDonald’s becomes hit in rebel east Ukraine

    LUGANSK, Ukraine: The yellow M-shaped logo, long noisy queues, children with balloons in their hands: at first glance it seems McDonald’s has reopened its doors in separatist hub Lugansk in eastern Ukraine. But in fact this is only a replica after the building where the US fast food chain once had its restaurant was taken over by rebels and...

    Civilian casualties highest in a year in Ukraine – UN rights boss
    Aug03

    Civilian casualties highest in a year in Ukraine – UN rights boss

    Civilian casualties from shelling, mines and booby traps in eastern Ukraine are at their highest in a year as government forces and pro-Moscow separatists constantly violate a ceasefire, the U.N. rights boss said on Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Fired by Crimea, Ukrainian gymnast targets Russia at Rio
    Aug03

    Fired by Crimea, Ukrainian gymnast targets Russia at Rio

    For Ukrainian rhythmic gymnast Ganna Rizatdinova the Rio Games offers a chance of redemption and revenge after powerhouse Russia annexed her home region Crimea. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    UN records highest casualties in eastern Ukraine in a year
    Aug03

    UN records highest casualties in eastern Ukraine in a year

    Fighting between Russia-backed separatists and government troops has killed over 9,500 people since it began in 2014 and left much of Ukraine’s industrial heartland in ruins. International monitors have recently raised the alarm about both sides violating peace accords by using heavy weaponry that was supposed to have been withdrawn....

    The Morning Vertical, August 3, 2016
    Aug03

    The Morning Vertical, August 3, 2016

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...