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    Live: Ukrainian President wants talks with US, Germany, France, EU and Russia
    Aug11

    Live: Ukrainian President wants talks with US, Germany, France, EU and Russia

    Our live blog is bringing you reaction as Ukrainian President Poroshenko orders his foreign minister to initiate telephone calls with world leaders. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine troops near Crimea on combat alert as tensions with Putin escalate
    Aug11

    Ukraine troops near Crimea on combat alert as tensions with Putin escalate

    Ukraine’s president ordered the army to be on combat alert Thursday on the country’s de-facto border with Crimea and on the front line in eastern Ukraine following Moscow’s accusations that Ukraine sent in “saboteurs” to carry out attacks in Crimea. …read more Source: FOX...

    Merely PR or Real Policy Breakthroughs?
    Aug11

    Merely PR or Real Policy Breakthroughs?

    As we wrote yesterday, the opportunity for Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erodgan to come up with some kind of way to say they are cooperating in Syria that pointedly sidelines the United States might be a temptation too tasty to pass up. It looks like we were right. AFP: Turkey on Thursday called on Russia to...

    Ukraine puts troops along Crimean border on combat alert
    Aug11

    Ukraine puts troops along Crimean border on combat alert

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s president ordered the army to be on combat alert Thursday on the country’s de-facto border with Crimea and on the front line in eastern Ukraine following Moscow’s accusations that Ukraine sent in “saboteurs” to carry out attacks in Crimea. Russia annexed the Black Sea peninsula from …...

    Poroshenko Puts Troops In Eastern Ukraine On Highest Alert
    Aug11

    Poroshenko Puts Troops In Eastern Ukraine On Highest Alert

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he has instructed all military units near Russian-occupied Crimea and in the easterly Donbas region to be at the highest level of combat readiness, following Russian allegations of a Ukrainian incursion into Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine puts troops along Crimean border on combat alert
    Aug11

    Ukraine puts troops along Crimean border on combat alert

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he has asked the army to be on combat alert on the de-facto border with Crimea and the line of contact in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine Puts Troops Along Crimean Border on Combat Alert
    Aug11

    Ukraine Puts Troops Along Crimean Border on Combat Alert

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he has asked the army to be on combat alert on the de-facto border with Crimea and the line of contact in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukrainian President Puts Forces on De-Facto Border With Crimea and Eastern Ukraine on Combat Alert.
    Aug11

    Ukrainian President Puts Forces on De-Facto Border With Crimea and Eastern Ukraine on Combat Alert.

    Ukrainian president puts forces on de-facto border with Crimea and eastern Ukraine on combat alert. …read more Source: ABC...

    Situation Report: Turkey, Russia Planning Joint Ops in Syria; Crimea on the Edge; Pentagon Tallies Up Body Counts; Air Force Losing Pilots; And Lots More
    Aug11

    Situation Report: Turkey, Russia Planning Joint Ops in Syria; Crimea on the Edge; Pentagon Tallies Up Body Counts; Air Force Losing Pilots; And Lots More

    By Paul McLeary with Adam Rawnsley Russia and Turkey to fight ISIS: Days after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met in Moscow with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, Turkey says talks are underway for the two countries to start carrying out joint operations against Islamic State in Syria. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Thursday,...

    Pro-Ukrainian Activist In Russia Refused Early Release
    Aug11

    Pro-Ukrainian Activist In Russia Refused Early Release

    A court in Russia has refused to grant early release on parole to a Russian activist in the southern region of Krasnodar who was jailed on charges of propagating extremism and separatism via the Internet. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...