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    NATO chief concerned by reported Russian Syria build-up
    Sep08

    NATO chief concerned by reported Russian Syria build-up

    BRUSSELS (AFP) – NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Tuesday voiced concern over reports of a Russian military build-up in Syria, warning that any support for Bashar Al-Assad would escalate the bloody conflict.Yes, I am concerned by reports that Russia may have deployed military personnel and aircraft to Syria, Stoltenberg said in a...

    ‘Have You Been To Church Today?’ Or How To Avoid A Traffic Ticket In Ukraine
    Sep08

    ‘Have You Been To Church Today?’ Or How To Avoid A Traffic Ticket In Ukraine

    Ukrainian Metropolitan Pavlo was filmed telling off Kyiv police officers who stopped him for a traffic violation. The clergyman retaliated by saying that it was the police who are violating laws — divine laws. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Nearly 8,000 killed since start of Ukraine conflict: UN
    Sep08

    Nearly 8,000 killed since start of Ukraine conflict: UN

    ‘Civilian casualties more than doubled by comparison with the previous three months’: United Na… …read more Source:...

    East Ukraine rebels release arrested leader amid infighting
    Sep08

    East Ukraine rebels release arrested leader amid infighting

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – One of the leaders of Russian-backed separatists in east Ukraine, Andrei Purgin, said on Tuesday he had been released from custody after being held in a cell for four days by his own side for reasons he did not understand. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine conflict death toll nears 8,000: UN
    Sep08

    Ukraine conflict death toll nears 8,000: UN

    Almost 8,000 people, including civilians, soldiers and pro-Russia separatists, have been killed since fighting broke out in eastern Ukraine, the United Nations has said. Watchdogs condemned a rise in civilian casualties. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine conflict has left almost 8,000 dead: UN
    Sep08

    Ukraine conflict has left almost 8,000 dead: UN

    GENEVA – Nearly 8,000 people — including civilians, soldiers and militia members — have been killed since the outbreak of the conflict in Ukraine, the United Nations human rights office (OHCHR) said Tuesday. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Nearly 8,000 killed in conflict in eastern Ukraine
    Sep08

    Nearly 8,000 killed in conflict in eastern Ukraine

    ‘This is a conservative estimate and the actual numbers could be considerably higher,’ UN report says …read more Source: Anadolu...

    At least 105 civilian deaths in Ukraine over past three months, UN says
    Sep08

    At least 105 civilian deaths in Ukraine over past three months, UN says

    The UN human rights office says at least 105 civilians were killed in violence-marred Ukraine between mid-May and mid-August, more than double the number of the previous three months in part because of shelling of residential areas. …read more Source: CTV...

    Israel Sells Drones To Russia To Spy On Ukraine Border
    Sep08

    Israel Sells Drones To Russia To Spy On Ukraine Border

    Russia has purchased 10 intelligence-gathering drones from Israel to monitor the Ukraine border, the Jerusalem Post reported Tuesday. The Russian Ministry of Defense allegedly purchased the drones from Israel Aerospace Industries earlier this year. …read more Source: International Business...

    Nearly 8,000 killed since start of Ukraine conflict: 	UN
    Sep08

    Nearly 8,000 killed since start of Ukraine conflict: UN

    NNA – (Agence France Presse) Nearly 8,000 people — including civilians, soldiers and militia members — have been killed since the outbreak of the conflict in Ukraine, the United Nations human right …read more Source: National News...