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    Nuclear Component in NATO Maneuvers near Russia
    Aug31

    Nuclear Component in NATO Maneuvers near Russia

    31 de agosto de 2015, 10:30Kiev, Aug 31 (Prensa Latina) Some 2,500 soldiers armed with naval and air means with nuclear capacity are starting the Marine Breeze 2015 military drills in southern Ukraine on Monday, the Ministry of Defense of that ex Soviet republic announced. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Ukrainian Parliament Approves Constitutional Changes
    Aug31

    Ukrainian Parliament Approves Constitutional Changes

    31 de agosto de 2015, 10:29Kiev, Aug 31 (Prensa Latina) Under pressure from pro-government ultra-nationalistic political parties, the Supreme Rada (unicameral parliament) of Ukraine on Monday approved in the first reading a presidential draft bill on constitutional changes. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Blast, clashes as Ukraine backs more autonomy for pro-Russian protesters
    Aug31

    Blast, clashes as Ukraine backs more autonomy for pro-Russian protesters

    Clashes erupted outside parliament in Kiev on Monday as lawmakers gave initial approval to constitutional changes granting more autonomy to pro-Russian protesters in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Iran...

    Germany open to new 4-way Ukraine summit
    Aug31

    Germany open to new 4-way Ukraine summit

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she’s open to holding a new summit with the leaders of Russia, Ukraine and France but that there would have to be hope of progress for it to make sense …read more Source: The Daily...

    Germany open to new 4-way Ukraine summit
    Aug31

    Germany open to new 4-way Ukraine summit

    BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she’s open to holding a new summit with the leaders of Russia, Ukraine and France but that… …read more Source:...

    Explosion at Ukraine parliament protest: guardsman dies – video
    Aug31

    Explosion at Ukraine parliament protest: guardsman dies – video

    Warning: video contains footage of the explosion and injured people Injured riot police can be seen trying to flee an area outside the Ukraine parliament in Kiev, after a blast goes off on Monday. Police and protesters clash after a vote to give greater powers to separatist regions in the east of the country. During the demonstration, grenades...

    Ukraine police conscript dies in parliament clashes
    Aug31

    Ukraine police conscript dies in parliament clashes

    KIEV – A Ukrainian National Guard officer died on Monday after being injured in the heart in fierce clashes between protesters and police that wounded around 100 people.”He died on the operating table,” a spokeswoman for the National Guard, Svitlana Pavlovska, told AFP.Street battles broke out between dozens of demonstrators and...

    Grenade explosion during Ukraine clashes kills 1 officer killed
    Aug31

    Grenade explosion during Ukraine clashes kills 1 officer killed

    A grenade exploded outside Ukraine’s parliament during a nationalist protest against a vote to give greater powers to separatist regions in the east, killing one police officer, the interior ministry said. About 100 other officers were injured in the clashes, 10 of them seriously. …read more Source:...

    Clashes in Ukraine Injure 100 Police Officers After Controversial Vote
    Aug31

    Clashes in Ukraine Injure 100 Police Officers After Controversial Vote

    (KIEV, Ukraine) — Clashes broke out between police and nationalist protesters outside the Ukrainian parliament on Monday after a controversial vote to give greater powers to separatist regions in the east. About 100 law enforcement officers were injured, 10 of them seriously, the interior ministry said. At least some of the officers were injured...

    Ukraine police officer killed, 100 others injured in clashes
    Aug31

    Ukraine police officer killed, 100 others injured in clashes

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov says one law enforcement officer has been killed and about 100 others injured in clashes outside parliament. …read more Source: CNS...