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    Ukraine: Moscow failed to bring Kiev to its keens
    Aug24

    Ukraine: Moscow failed to bring Kiev to its keens

    Ukrainian president accuses Russia of vain attempts at invasion as Kiev marks 25th anniversary of independence. …read more Source: AL...

    To Deter Refugees, Norway Readies Fence on ex-Cold War Border
    Aug24

    To Deter Refugees, Norway Readies Fence on ex-Cold War Border

    Norway is putting up a steel fence at a remote Arctic border post with Russia after an influx of migrants last year, sparking an outcry from refugees’ rights groups and fears that cross- border ties with the former Cold War adversary will be harmed. The government says a new gate and a fence, about 200 meters (660 feet) long and 3.5 meters...

    Lavrov, Kerry talk by phone, agree to meet in Geneva Aug 26
    Aug24

    Lavrov, Kerry talk by phone, agree to meet in Geneva Aug 26

    Earlier, a U.S. official said that Kerry will meet with Lavrov in Geneva on Aug. 26 to discuss the conflict in Syria and the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...

    Punitive Medicine? Crimean Tatars Shaken By Leader’s Confinement To Mental Asylum
    Aug24

    Punitive Medicine? Crimean Tatars Shaken By Leader’s Confinement To Mental Asylum

    Russia’s confinement of a Tatar activist to a psychiatric clinic in Crimea is raising fears that Moscow is reviving a Soviet-era practice to intimidate opponents of the peninsula’s annexation into silence. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Possible route for Iran oil to Europe through Ukraine revealed
    Aug24

    Possible route for Iran oil to Europe through Ukraine revealed

    PJSC Ukrtransnafta, an operator of Ukraine’s oil transportation system, spoke about the perspective route for the possible supply of Iranian oil to Europe through Ukrainian territory. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine marks 25th independence day with show of force
    Aug24

    Ukraine marks 25th independence day with show of force

    Tanks rumbled across Kiev on Tuesday as Ukraine marked 25 years of independence with a show of force against an increasingly assertive Russia and a war simmering in the pro-Kremlin separatist east. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukrainian president thanks Poland for support
    Aug24

    Ukrainian president thanks Poland for support

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko thanked Poland for its support of Ukraine in the face of Russian aggression during ceremonies in Kiev on Wednesday. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Ukraine Celebrates 25th Independence Day As Tensions With Russia Worsen
    Aug24

    Ukraine Celebrates 25th Independence Day As Tensions With Russia Worsen

    KYIV–Ukrainemarked25yearsofindependencefromtheSovietUniononAugust24withamassiveparadeofsoldiersandheavyweaponrythroughcentralKyiv,inashowofforcedesignedtoboostthemoraleofthecountry’sservicemenandreas …read more Source: Big News...

    Kerry to Meet Lavrov in Geneva on Friday: Ukraine, Syria on Agenda
    Aug24

    Kerry to Meet Lavrov in Geneva on Friday: Ukraine, Syria on Agenda

    US Secretary of State John Kerry will meet his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Geneva on Friday for talks on Syria and Ukraine, his spokesman said Wednesday. …read more Source: Al-Manar...

    Lavrov, Kerry to meet on Syria and Ukraine in Geneva on Friday
    Aug24

    Lavrov, Kerry to meet on Syria and Ukraine in Geneva on Friday

    GENEVA (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will hold talks in Geneva on Friday focusing on the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, both sides said. …read more Source:...