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    Ukrainian ‘Cyborg’: ‘They Tried To Break Me, But It Didn’t Work’
    Aug19

    Ukrainian ‘Cyborg’: ‘They Tried To Break Me, But It Didn’t Work’

    Ukrainian paratrooper Oleksandr Mashonkin was captured after the hellish fighting at the Donetsk airport in January — and thrust into another nightmare. The “cyborg,” who was released in a prisoner exchange after 197 days in captivity in Donetsk, says he and fellow prisoners were beaten with “pipes, stools, table legs” and even...

    Moscow pushes Europe to get Ukraine to comply with February truce; Ukraine blames rebels
    Aug19

    Moscow pushes Europe to get Ukraine to comply with February truce; Ukraine blames rebels

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is pushing for European powers to get Ukraine to comply with a truce in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia’s Putin: Beware of foreign-funded sabotage in Crimea
    Aug19

    Russia’s Putin: Beware of foreign-funded sabotage in Crimea

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned his security forces to be wary of foreign-funded sabotage in Russia-annexed Crimea.The… …read more Source:...

    Moscow urges Europe to get Ukraine to comply with truce
    Aug19

    Moscow urges Europe to get Ukraine to comply with truce

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is pushing for European powers to get Ukraine to comply with a truce in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: CNS...

    Moscow Urges Europe to Get Ukraine to Comply With Truce
    Aug19

    Moscow Urges Europe to Get Ukraine to Comply With Truce

    Moscow pushes Europe to get Ukraine to comply with February truce; Ukraine blames rebels …read more Source: ABC...

    Russia Sentences Estonian to 15 Years for Spying
    Aug19

    Russia Sentences Estonian to 15 Years for Spying

    Russia sentenced an Estonian security officer to 15 years in prison for spying. The lawyer for Eston Kohver told reporters a regional court in the western Russian city of Pskov handed down the ruling Wednesday, finding Kohver guilty of spying, arms smuggling and violating border regulations. Russia said Kohver illegally crossed the border into...

    Russian’s stunt-loving Putin rides to bottom of Black Sea
    Aug19

    Russian’s stunt-loving Putin rides to bottom of Black Sea

    Vladimir Putin climbed into a three-seat submersible craft Tuesday to check out an ancient sunken ship found recently in the Black Sea off the coast of Crimea. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russia hits French chain Auchan with food inspections
    Aug19

    Russia hits French chain Auchan with food inspections

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian authorities are conducting “systematic” inspections at French supermarket chain Auchan following concerns about poor-quality meat, a top consumer rights official said Wednesday.The inspections come at a time of tension between France and Russia over the extension of European Union sanctions and France’s...

    Prosecutors ask 23-year sentence for Crimean filmmaker
    Aug19

    Prosecutors ask 23-year sentence for Crimean filmmaker

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian prosecutors are asking a court to send a Ukrainian filmmaker to prison for 23 years on charges of conspiracy to commit terrorist attacks. …read more Source: CNS...

    Action man Putin takes dive in submersible, stirs Ukraine anger
    Aug19

    Action man Putin takes dive in submersible, stirs Ukraine anger

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