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    Artillery fire shakes eastern Ukraine as Russia accuses Kyiv of escalation
    Feb03

    Artillery fire shakes eastern Ukraine as Russia accuses Kyiv of escalation

    Artillery fire intensified as night fell with more civilian deaths reported. At least 15 people have died since the fighting around Avdiivka and Donetsk intensified in the last five days. …read more Source:...

    Artillery fire shakes eastern Ukraine as Russia accuses Kyiv of escalation
    Feb03

    Artillery fire shakes eastern Ukraine as Russia accuses Kyiv of escalation

    Artillery fire intensified as night fell with more civilian deaths reported. At least 15 people have died since the fighting around Avdiivka and Donetsk intensified in the last five days. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    6 killed in Ukraine; Putin says Ukraine seeking US support
    Feb03

    6 killed in Ukraine; Putin says Ukraine seeking US support

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – Salvos of artillery shook eastern Ukraine on Thursday, the fifth day of escalated fighting between government troops and Russia-backed separatist rebels. Two Ukrainian troops were killed overnight and 10 others wounded, the government said, while rebels said one of their fighters was killed. …read more Source: The...

    US blames Moscow for fresh fighting in east Ukraine
    Feb03

    US blames Moscow for fresh fighting in east Ukraine

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    Russian-backed rebels launch new assault in Ukraine — Trump ‘played for an actual fool. Again.’
    Feb03

    Russian-backed rebels launch new assault in Ukraine — Trump ‘played for an actual fool. Again.’

    It’s not clear what Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin said to each other in their unrecorded phone call, but it is clear how that conversation registered with Moscow. After two years of relative calm, Ukraine’s war with Russian-backed rebels took a deadly and destructive turn this week, pushing one town in the country’s eastern...

    Trump Loosens Sanctions on Russian Spy Agency Linked to Election Hack
    Feb03

    Trump Loosens Sanctions on Russian Spy Agency Linked to Election Hack

    The Treasury Department on Thursday announced the loosening of sanctions on Russia’s spy service that were imposed by former President Obama for Moscow’s intelligence operations targeting the 2016 presidential election. A notice posted on the website of the Office of Foreign Assets Control, the department’s sanctions enforcement...

    McCain calls on Trump to help Ukraine (AAP)
    Feb03

    McCain calls on Trump to help Ukraine (AAP)

    Prominent Republican John McCain has urged the Trump administration to look after Ukraine in the face of Russian hostility. …read more Source: The West...

    Haley Blasts Russia at the UN
    Feb03

    Haley Blasts Russia at the UN

    When a new surge of fighting broke out in Ukraine’s restive east early this week, all eyes turned to Washington to gauge the response of an administration that has seemed eager to mend ties with Putin. The answer, however, came not from Washington but New York, where U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley sent a clear message...

    The Latest: Ukraine urges Russia to stop arming militants
    Feb03

    The Latest: Ukraine urges Russia to stop arming militants

    The latest on a resurgence of fighting in Ukraine (all times local): 1:10 a.m. Ukraine’s U.N. ambassador is accusing the Russian army and Russian-backed separatists of starting the latest escalation … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    US Condemns Russian Aggression in Eastern Ukraine
    Feb03

    US Condemns Russian Aggression in Eastern Ukraine

    The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations took a firm stance Thursday against Russian military action in eastern Ukraine, condemning Moscow’s “aggressive actions” and saying U.S. Crimea-related sanctions would remain in place. “I must condemn the aggressive actions of Russia,” Nikki Haley told the U.N. Security...