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    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

    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 and government troops has killed over 9,500 people since it began… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    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. …read more Source: FOX...

    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...

    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 and government troops has killed over 9,500 people since it began in 2014 and left much of Ukraine’s industrial heartland in ruins. The U.N. Human Rights Office said in...

    Trump changed views on Ukraine after hiring Manafort
    Aug03

    Trump changed views on Ukraine after hiring Manafort

    Donald Trump sounded like a supporter of Ukraine’s territorial integrity last September, when he spoke by video feed to a gathering of political and business elites in Kiev. “Our president is not strong and he is not doing what he should be doing for the Ukraine,” Trump told he group of pro-Western businessmen, diplomats and politicians. “I...