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    Putin Pumps Iron, Internet Delivers Punch Lines
    Aug31

    Putin Pumps Iron, Internet Delivers Punch Lines

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev spent their Sunday on a thoroughly photographed man-date. Whatever the official goal might have been, the photo shoot sparked a wave of Internet memes. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. protesters urge release of Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov
    Aug31

    U.S. protesters urge release of Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov

    Jared M. FeldschreiberCHICAGO, Aug. 31 (UPI) — Residents in New York and Chicago rallied in support of Ukrainian Oleg Sentsov who was sentenced by Russian court to 20 years in a maximum-security prison. …read more Source: United Press...

    Officer killed after grenade explodes outside Ukraine’s parliament
    Aug31

    Officer killed after grenade explodes outside Ukraine’s parliament

    A grenade exploded outside Ukraine’s parliament during a nationalist protest against a vote to give greater powers to separatist regions in the east, killing one police officer and injuring more than 100, the interior ministry said. …read more Source: CTV...

    Clashes erupt in Kiev
    Aug31

    Clashes erupt in Kiev

    Clashes between protesters and police left dozens injured Monday in Ukraine after its parliament supported a measure to give more autonomy to separatist-controlled regions in the country. …read more Source:...

    Germany open to new 4-way Ukraine summit
    Aug31

    Germany open to new 4-way Ukraine summit

    BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she’s open to holding a new summit with the leaders of Russia, Ukraine and France but that there would have to be hope of progress for it to make sense. …read more Source: CNS...

    Germany open to 4-way Ukraine summit if there’s hope of making progress
    Aug31

    Germany open to 4-way Ukraine summit if there’s hope of making progress

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she’s open to holding a new summit with the leaders of Russia, Ukraine and France but that there would have to be hope of progress for it to make sense. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukrainian soldier dies in clashes with protesters
    Aug31

    Ukrainian soldier dies in clashes with protesters

    Tomas MonzonKIEV, Ukraine, Aug. 31 (UPI) — A Ukrainian national guard soldier died Monday in clashes with protesters over reforms for independence of the eastern portion of the country. …read more Source: United Press...

    Guardsman killed, dozens injured in Ukrainian protests
    Aug31

    Guardsman killed, dozens injured in Ukrainian protests

    Protesters threw grenades outside Ukraine’s Parliament as deputies voted in favour of reforms for additional autonomy to rebel-held areas …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Grenade explodes during Ukraine clashes; 1 officer killed
    Aug31

    Grenade explodes during Ukraine clashes; 1 officer killed

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A grenade exploded outside Ukraine’s parliament during a nationalist protest against a vote to give greater powers to separatist regions in the east, killing one police officer, the interior ministry said. About 100 other officers were injured in the clashes, 10 of them seriously. …read more Source: CNS...

    Grenade explodes during Ukraine clashes; 1 officer killed, around 100 injured
    Aug31

    Grenade explodes during Ukraine clashes; 1 officer killed, around 100 injured

    A grenade exploded outside Ukraine’s parliament during a nationalist protest against a vote to give greater powers to separatist regions in the east, killing one police officer, the interior ministry said. About 100 other officers were injured in the clashes, 10 of them seriously. …read more Source: FOX...