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    Ukraine casualties hit 2016 high
    Aug06

    Ukraine casualties hit 2016 high

    The increasingly tense situation on the frontline between government forces and separatists in eastern Ukraine has resulted in a spike in civilian casualties, according to new figures released by the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights. …read more Source:...

    War turns Ukraine into ‘supermarket’ for illegal weapons
    Aug06

    War turns Ukraine into ‘supermarket’ for illegal weapons

    Ukrainian Police in operation against weapon dealers in Mykolaiv, Ukraine, on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Photo: Ukrainian Security Service photo via AP) KIEV: A former Ukrainian soldier-turned-arms dealer agrees to meet in Kiev, where he offers to sell a Makarov semi-automatic pistol for about $160. Amid haggling, he drops the price to $120. He...

    How The Trump Campaign Weakened The Republican Platform On Aid To Ukraine
    Aug06

    How The Trump Campaign Weakened The Republican Platform On Aid To Ukraine

    The changes to the GOP platform also highlight a rare instance where Trump agrees with President Obama’s policy. …read more Source:...

    Separatist Ukrainian leader wounded in Luhansk car bombing
    Aug06

    Separatist Ukrainian leader wounded in Luhansk car bombing

    Local police chief Oleg Anashchenko was quoted by Russian news agencies as saying the bombing is being treated as an act of terror and that police forces have been put on alert. Denis Pushilin, a top rebel official in the neighboring Donetsk region, warned on Saturday that the attempt on Plotnitsky could signal Kiev’s intentions to renew...

    Leader of Luhansk People’s Republic injured in car bombing
    Aug06

    Leader of Luhansk People’s Republic injured in car bombing

    The leader of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic in eastern Ukraine is injured in a car bombing. …read more Source:...

    Leader of Lugansk, Donbass, Injured in Explosion
    Aug06

    Leader of Lugansk, Donbass, Injured in Explosion

    06 de agosto de 2016, 09:26Kiev, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) The leader of the self-proclaimed People””s Republic of Lugansk, Igor Plotnitsky, was injured on Saturday when a bomb exploded in his car in the administrative heart of that region of Donbass, in southeastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Separatist Ukrainian Leader Wounded in Luhansk Car Bombing
    Aug06

    Separatist Ukrainian Leader Wounded in Luhansk Car Bombing

    Rebels in Ukraine’s separatist region of Luhansk say their leader has been wounded in a car bombing.The rebel-run Luhansk Information Center says an unidentified explosive device went off near the car of the leader of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s republic in Luhansk… …read more Source:...

    Issyk-Kul hosts the 10th international off-road festival
    Aug06

    Issyk-Kul hosts the 10th international off-road festival

    Bishkek, August 6 / Kabar /. The 10th international off-road festival is held in Issyk-Kul oblast from 2 to 6 August, the press service of the Issyk-Kul regional administration reports. This is the first forum of off-road drivers, which is held in Kyrgyzstan. More than 250 off-road vehicle drivers were registered to participate in the festival....

    Ukraine rebel leader Plotnitsky ‘injured in car blast’ (AFP)
    Aug06

    Ukraine rebel leader Plotnitsky ‘injured in car blast’ (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – The leader of a self-proclaimed separatist republic in eastern Ukraine was injured in a suspected car bombing Saturday, local media reported. …read more Source: The West...

    Senior separatist official in east Ukraine wounded in explosion
    Aug06

    Senior separatist official in east Ukraine wounded in explosion

    MOSCOW/KIEV (Reuters) – The head of the separatist-controlled Luhansk region in east Ukraine was wounded on Saturday after an explosion near his car that regional officials said was an assassination attempt. …read more Source:...