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    Russia Says it Foiled Terror Attacks in Crimea by Ukraine Forces
    Aug10

    Russia Says it Foiled Terror Attacks in Crimea by Ukraine Forces

    Russia’s security service says it has foiled “terrorist attacks” in Crimea by Ukrainian military and intelligence forces. The FSB says one of its officer was killed Saturday during clashes with groups it says were sent by the Ukrainian defense ministry. It also says a Russian soldier was killed in similar clashes Monday....

    Is Ukraine Just About To Blow?
    Aug10

    Is Ukraine Just About To Blow?

    Countless omens signal a new war on its way, from troop movements to Russias August Curse. But this time they may be more smoke than fire. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia has accused Ukraine of plotting terror attacks as the country approaches full-scale war
    Aug10

    Russia has accused Ukraine of plotting terror attacks as the country approaches full-scale war

    “The aim of the sabotage and terrorist acts is the destabilization of the social-poitical situation …” …read more Source: Business...

    Russia accuses Ukraine of igniting border clash in Crimea
    Aug10

    Russia accuses Ukraine of igniting border clash in Crimea

    Moscow said Ukrainian saboteurs were on their way onto the peninsula, seized by Russia in 2014. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Russia Claims It Thwarted Ukrainian-Devised Terror Attack
    Aug10

    Russia Claims It Thwarted Ukrainian-Devised Terror Attack

    Russia said on Wednesday it had thwarted terror attacks in the hotly-disputed Crimean Peninsular that were devised by Ukrainian intelligence — charges Kiev strongly denied. …read more Source:...

    The Rio Olympics: A Crib Sheet
    Aug10

    The Rio Olympics: A Crib Sheet

    The most decorated athlete in Olympics history took home his 20th gold medal on Tuesday night. For America’s Michael Phelps, this isn’t just the latest victory in an extraordinary run, it’s also sweet, sweet payback for his silver-medal finish to South Africa’s Chad le Clos at the 2012 Games, and a possibly definitive...

    Rio 2016: Who is Ukraine’s Olympic Wrestling Prodigy Zhan Beleniuk?
    Aug10

    Rio 2016: Who is Ukraine’s Olympic Wrestling Prodigy Zhan Beleniuk?

    Dressed in civilian clothes 25-year-old wrestler, Zhan Beleniuk, seems gentle and humble. But once he steps into the ring, sporting Ukraine’s tryzub symbol on his singlet, he has is capable of bringing down the world’s top grapplers. This summer will mark his first appearance at the Olympic Games. Beleniuk currently holds the European...

    Olympic highlights from Day 4: ‘Final Five’ tumbles to gold, U.S. dominates in Rio pool
    Aug10

    Olympic highlights from Day 4: ‘Final Five’ tumbles to gold, U.S. dominates in Rio pool

    After her teammates Aly Raisman and Laurie Hernandez performed exceptionally on the floor, American gymnast Simone Biles only needed better than 7.591 for her routine to secure the Olympic gold medal for the U.S. on Tuesday. It wasn’t even close. Ladies and Gentlemen, the 4’8” giant, @Simone_Biles​. https://t.co/8UlQsUiW6F...

    Two Russians killed in reported foiled attacks in Crimea
    Aug10

    Two Russians killed in reported foiled attacks in Crimea

    MOSCOW – The Russian intelligence agency FSB said on Wednesday that one of its employees and a soldier were killed in separate incidents in Crimea described as foiled terrorist attacks. The FSB said in a statement that its officer was killed late on Saturday outside the town of Armyansk within miles of the de-facto border between Crimea and...

    Hundreds Of Secret Russian Mercenaries Are Dying In Syria’s Civil War, Report Alleges
    Aug10

    Hundreds Of Secret Russian Mercenaries Are Dying In Syria’s Civil War, Report Alleges

    The Russian government is allegedly secretly paying young men to fight extremists in Syria, despite the Kremlin’s repeated claims that the country’s involvement in the war is strictly aerial, according to one news agency.On Wednesday, Britain-based Sky News reported that a private military company called ‘Wagner’ illegal...