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    Intensified Shelling in East Ukraine Kills Four Civilians, Soldier
    Jul19

    Intensified Shelling in East Ukraine Kills Four Civilians, Soldier

    Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels accused each other Saturday of shelling residential areas despite a cease-fire, reporting four civilians and one soldier killed following a week of the deadliest fighting in over a month. Separatists said one man was killed by shelling from Ukrainian forces in central Donetsk. A Reuters witness reported seeing the...

    Shelling in East Ukraine Kills Four Civilians, Soldier
    Jul19

    Shelling in East Ukraine Kills Four Civilians, Soldier

    Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists accused each other for the shelling in the eastern city of Donetsk, in violation of a ceasefire. …read more Source:...

    Intensified shelling in east Ukraine kills four civilians, soldier
    Jul19

    Intensified shelling in east Ukraine kills four civilians, soldier

    Ukrainian military and pro-Russian rebels accuse each other of latest breach of peace agreement …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukraine Rebels Claim Readiness To Pull Back Tanks, Smaller Arms
    Jul18

    Ukraine Rebels Claim Readiness To Pull Back Tanks, Smaller Arms

    Russian-backed separatists in Ukraine say they are prepared to pull back smaller-caliber weapons from much of the line of contact with Kyiv’s forces. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia’s Stake in Iran Nuclear Deal
    Jul18

    Russia’s Stake in Iran Nuclear Deal

    U.S. President Barack Obama said Russia was a “help” in securing the deal to limit Iran’s nuclear program. In addition to that praise, printed in the New York Times, Obama talked with Russian President Vladimir Putin by telephone Wednesday, thanking Putin for Russia’s role in the negotiations. Simon Saradzhyan, a...

    The mountie who helped sift through the wreckage of the Malaysian Airlines Ukraine crash
    Jul18

    The mountie who helped sift through the wreckage of the Malaysian Airlines Ukraine crash

    A year after a Malaysian Airlines flight crashed in Ukraine, killing 298 people, sorrow runs deep and many questions linger …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Mountie lent skills after Ukraine jet crash
    Jul18

    Mountie lent skills after Ukraine jet crash

    In Ukraine jet crash aftermath, a veteran Mountie helped with a grim task …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s rebels say they’re ready to pull back tanks, many smaller weapons in eastern Ukraine
    Jul18

    Ukraine’s rebels say they’re ready to pull back tanks, many smaller weapons in eastern Ukraine

    Ukraine’s Russia-backed separatist rebels say they are ready to pull back smaller-caliber weapons from much of the front line in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    A top general is worried that that the US military is spread far too thin
    Jul18

    A top general is worried that that the US military is spread far too thin

    The US Army is far more heavily engaged around the world than projected when it began slashing force size several years ago, and its commitments will be hard to maintain in the long run as troop numbers shrink, General Ray Odierno said on Friday. Odierno, the Army chief of staff, said decisions about cutting the size of the force from 570,000 to...

    Ukraine Rebels: Ready to Pull Back Tanks, Smaller Weapons
    Jul18

    Ukraine Rebels: Ready to Pull Back Tanks, Smaller Weapons

    Ukraine’s rebels say they’re ready to pull back tanks, many smaller weapons in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...