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    Ukraine launches missile drills near Crimea
    Dec01

    Ukraine launches missile drills near Crimea

    The two-day military drills near the Black Sea peninsula are a sign that it is regaining assertiveness in the face of its arch-foe Russia. …read more Source:...

    Iran Finishes First at Gold Kiev CUP GPF
    Dec01

    Iran Finishes First at Gold Kiev CUP GPF

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran came first at the Gold Kiev CUP GPF held in Kiev, Ukraine. …read more Source: Tasnim News Agency

    Ukraine launches missile drill near Crimea, prompting anger in Moscow
    Dec01

    Ukraine launches missile drill near Crimea, prompting anger in Moscow

    The Kremlin has voiced concerns over the defense maneuvers, saying it sets a “dangerous” precedent. But Ukraine’s military officials dismissed Moscow’s concerns, noting that the drill is in line with international law. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Russia deploys warships near Crimea for Ukrainian missile tests: Reports
    Dec01

    Russia deploys warships near Crimea for Ukrainian missile tests: Reports

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Ukraine launches missile tests near Crimea
    Dec01

    Ukraine launches missile tests near Crimea

    Ukraine on Thursday carried out a series of missile tests near Russian-held Crimea, AFP reported. This latest incident follows last week’s arrest of an alleged Ukrainian spy by Russia and accusations from Moscow that two of its servicemen had been abducted in the region. Kiev and the West maintain Russia illegally annexed Crimea in...

    Russia ‘not seeking conflict’ – Putin tells nation
    Dec01

    Russia ‘not seeking conflict’ – Putin tells nation

    Russia is “not seeking conflict with anyone”, President Vladimir Putin has said in his annual Kremlin speech to parliament and the nation., “Unlike some foreign colleagues who see Russia as the enemy, we do not seek – and never sought – enemies. We need friends,” he said. But “we will not permit harm to...

    Ukrainian Civilians Suffer Deadly Fallout Of Land Mines
    Dec01

    Ukrainian Civilians Suffer Deadly Fallout Of Land Mines

    With a separatist conflict simmering in eastern Ukraine, land mines are taking a heavy toll on the civilian population. Last year alone, some 600 people — including many children — were killed or injured by mines or other explosive devices. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Containing the Chernobyl disaster 30 years on
    Dec01

    Containing the Chernobyl disaster 30 years on

    30 years ago the Chernobyl disaster resulted in the world’s worst civil nuclear accident. The radioactive fallout formed a cloud that contaminated vast areas of Ukraine and spread across Central and Western Europe. …read more Source: Radio France...

    Russia May Shoot Down Ukrainian Missiles Launched Near Crimea if Threatened
    Dec01

    Russia May Shoot Down Ukrainian Missiles Launched Near Crimea if Threatened

    Russia could shoot down Ukrainian missiles in case they represented threat, local media reported Thursday, citing Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine tests missiles near Crimea despite Russian ire
    Dec01

    Ukraine tests missiles near Crimea despite Russian ire

    Ukraine launches missile tests near Crimea, despite Russian threats to respond to the “provocation”. …read more Source:...