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    Tough talk between Russia, Ukraine heats up Crimea stalemate
    Aug12

    Tough talk between Russia, Ukraine heats up Crimea stalemate

    Ukraine put its troops on high alert Thursday after Russia’s security agency claimed that Ukrainian “saboteurs” killed a Russian officer in Crimea. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Ibtihaj Muhammad — Breaking through the stereotypes
    Aug12

    Ibtihaj Muhammad — Breaking through the stereotypes

    Ibtihaj MuhammadBy Amal Al-Sibai Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad is making history this summer in Rio, as the first woman to play for an American team at the Olympics wearing the hijab. Shattering a number of stereotypes, Ibtihaj Muhammad has risen to become an icon, a sports hero. She has been a member of the United States National Fencing Team since...

    Engleder going out with gold
    Aug12

    Engleder going out with gold

    Organizers insist Games safe despite latest shootings RIO DE JANEIRO — Barbara Engleder is going out with gold, and Du Li with a bronze to add to her extensive medal collection. Engleder built enough cushion to overcome an average final shot to capture gold in women’s 3-position rifle Thursday at the Rio de Janeiro Games, the final Olympics...

    Tensions rise around Crimea: Putin accuses Ukraine of ‘terror’ and Kiev beefs up military
    Aug12

    Tensions rise around Crimea: Putin accuses Ukraine of ‘terror’ and Kiev beefs up military

    Tensions ratcheted up Thursday around the Russian-annexed province of Crimea, as Ukraine’s president ordered the reinforcement of nearby military installations and Crimea’s pro-Moscow leader accused the United States of meddling in the dispute. The developments came one day after Russian President… …read more Source: Los...

    Russia accuse Ukraine of terrorism in Crimea, where Russia is building
    Aug12

    Russia accuse Ukraine of terrorism in Crimea, where Russia is building

    Complications have arisen in Putin’s plans to shore up Crimea’s links to Russia with new infrastructure projects. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    At Least 6 Die in Bus Crash in Crimea
    Aug11

    At Least 6 Die in Bus Crash in Crimea

    Russia’s top investigative agency says that at least six people have died when a bus fell off a mountain road in Crimea.The Investigative Committee’s branch in Crimea said that the bus traveling from Sudak to Kerch veered off the road and fell 50 meters (164 feet) into a… …read more Source:...

    Russia announces war games after accusing Ukraine of terrorist plot
    Aug11

    Russia announces war games after accusing Ukraine of terrorist plot

    The Russian Defence Ministry said its navy would start to hold exercises in the area to practice repelling underwater attacks by saboteurs. …read more Source:...

    At least 6 die in bus crash in Crimea
    Aug11

    At least 6 die in bus crash in Crimea

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Russia’s top investigative agency says that at least six people have died when a bus fell off a mountain road in Crimea.The Investigative Committee’s branch in Crimea said that the bus traveling from Sudak to Kerch… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine troops put on ‘high alert’
    Aug11

    Ukraine troops put on ‘high alert’

    KIEV: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko put his troops on the border with Russian-held Crimea and in the country’s eastern regions on “high alert” after he warned that Vladimir Putin is seeking to reignite conflict in the disputed territories. The command came a day after the Russian president said Ukrainian agents had engaged in...

    Ukraine refugees start businesses with intl. aid
    Aug11

    Ukraine refugees start businesses with intl. aid

    The conflict in eastern Ukraine has forced hundreds of thousands to leave their homes and businesses. …read more Source:...