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    Russian Man Jailed For Joining Ukrainian Forces
    Aug30

    Russian Man Jailed For Joining Ukrainian Forces

    A court in Russia has jailed a Russian man for fighting against Kremlin-backed separatists in Ukraine’s eastern region of Donetsk. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    WATCH: Ukrainian forces drill hostage situation at Israeli Embassy
    Aug30

    WATCH: Ukrainian forces drill hostage situation at Israeli Embassy

    Ukrainian Special Forces simulate hijacking of embassy building in Kiev by ‘terrorists’ who posed as visitors; when the ‘negotiations’ with the kidnappers ‘failed,’ the forces stormed into the building, regaining control over it. …read more Source: Yedioth...

    UN aid contracts ‘going to Assad-linked companies’
    Aug30

    UN aid contracts ‘going to Assad-linked companies’

    A UN aid convoy delivers food, health and emergency items to the rebel-held town of Douma, east of the Syrian capital Damascus/AFP-FileLONDON, United Kingdom, Aug 30 – United Nations aid contracts worth tens of millions of dollars have gone to people closely associated with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad despite US and EU sanctions, the...

    UN aid contracts ‘going to Assad-linked companies’ (AFP)
    Aug30

    UN aid contracts ‘going to Assad-linked companies’ (AFP)

    London (AFP) – United Nations aid contracts worth tens of millions of dollars have gone to people closely associated with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad despite US and EU sanctions, the Guardian reported on Tuesday. …read more Source: The West...

    UN aid going to Al Assad-linked companies
    Aug30

    UN aid going to Al Assad-linked companies

    Many contracts awarded to companies run by or linked to individuals under US and EU sanctions …read more Source: Gulf...

    Azerbaijani wrestlers to lose Olympic medals
    Aug30

    Azerbaijani wrestlers to lose Olympic medals

    Several wrestlers from Azerbaijan, Ukraine and Kazakhstan will lose medals due to the positive doping tests in Beijing 2008 and London 2012. …read more Source:...

    France’s Hollande says real risk of escalation in Ukraine
    Aug30

    France’s Hollande says real risk of escalation in Ukraine

    French President Francois Hollande warned on Tuesday that tensions in Ukraine had worsened in recent months and were at risk of further deteriorating. …read more Source: Channel...

    The Morning Vertical, August 30, 2016
    Aug30

    The Morning Vertical, August 30, 2016

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

    UN aid going to Assad-linked companies: report
    Aug30

    UN aid going to Assad-linked companies: report

    United Nations aid contracts worth tens of millions of dollars have gone to people closely associated with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad despite US and EU sanctions, the Guardian reported on Tuesday. The newspaper’s analysis of hundreds of UN contracts granted since the Syrian conflict began in 2011 showed many awarded “to companies run...

    France’s Hollande says real risk of escalation in Ukraine
    Aug30

    France’s Hollande says real risk of escalation in Ukraine

    PARIS (Reuters) – French President Francois Hollande warned on Tuesday that tensions in Ukraine had worsened in recent months and were at risk of further deteriorating. …read more Source:...