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    Russia Announces War Games After Accusing Ukraine Of Terrorist Plot
    Aug11

    Russia Announces War Games After Accusing Ukraine Of Terrorist Plot

    Vladimir Putin summoned his security council and the Russian Navy announced war games in the Black Sea, a day after the Russian president accused Ukraine of trying to provoke a conflict over Crimea, which Moscow seized and annexed in 2014.The belligerent posture heightened worries in Ukraine that Russia may plan to ramp up fighting in a war...

    Azerbaijani judoka advances to finals at Rio Olympics
    Aug11

    Azerbaijani judoka advances to finals at Rio Olympics

    Elmar Gasimov defeated Ukraine’s Artem Bloshenko in the semifinals. …read more Source:...

    Russian Envoy: There Is No Going Back on Crimea
    Aug11

    Russian Envoy: There Is No Going Back on Crimea

    Russia’s U.N. envoy said Thursday the issue of Crimea’s annexation “will never be revisited.” “The reunification of Crimea with Russia was done two years ago after a referendum which was conducted in Crimea — 93 percent of the population expressed their wish to rejoin Russia; this is what has happened,”...

    Ukraine-Russia Tensions
    Aug11

    Ukraine-Russia Tensions

    Ukraine orders all its military units near Crimea and Donbass regions to be at the highest level of combat readiness. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine blocks jihadist routes to Syria: Security service
    Aug11

    Ukraine blocks jihadist routes to Syria: Security service

    “The Ukranian security service, prosecutor’s office, police and migration service have blocked several channels for the transit of foreign fighters to the IS international terrori …read more Source: The Indian...

    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. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    US calls for Ukraine-Russia restraint over Crimea (AFP)
    Aug11

    US calls for Ukraine-Russia restraint over Crimea (AFP)

    Washington (AFP) – The United States on Thursday called on Ukraine and Russia to show restraint after Moscow accused Kiev of plotting attacks in disputed Crimea, and urged a resumption of talks. …read more Source: The West...

    Timeline of Ukraine-Russia ties since Crimea takeover
    Aug11

    Timeline of Ukraine-Russia ties since Crimea takeover

    KIEV – Following are key dates in the dispute between Ukraine and Russia since Moscow annexed the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea: …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Timeline of Ukraine-Russia ties since Crimea takeover (AFP)
    Aug11

    Timeline of Ukraine-Russia ties since Crimea takeover (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Following are key dates in the dispute between Ukraine and Russia since Moscow annexed the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea: …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine says Russia has 40,000 troops amassed in Crimea with ‘very bad intentions’
    Aug11

    Ukraine says Russia has 40,000 troops amassed in Crimea with ‘very bad intentions’

    “These numbers may reflect some very bad intentions and this is the last thing we would like to happen,” he told reporters. …read more Source: Business...