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    Ukraine soldiers fear country’s east will slip away to separatists
    Sep29

    Ukraine soldiers fear country’s east will slip away to separatists

    Ukrainian soldiers have been given orders not to respond to separatist fire if possible. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukrainian court extends detention for 2 Russian servicemen captured in the east
    Sep29

    Ukrainian court extends detention for 2 Russian servicemen captured in the east

    A Kiev court has extended the detention of two Russian servicemen captured in eastern Ukraine in May, ruling that they will remain in jail for at least two more months. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukrainian court extends detention for 2 Russian servicemen
    Sep29

    Ukrainian court extends detention for 2 Russian servicemen

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A Kiev court has extended the detention of two Russian servicemen captured in eastern Ukraine in May, ruling that they will… …read more Source:...

    Senior rabbi: Russian Jews ‘insecure’ about future in country
    Sep29

    Senior rabbi: Russian Jews ‘insecure’ about future in country

    (JTA) — A senior Russian rabbi condemned the government’s listing of a Jewish welfare group as a foreign agent, calling it part of a policy which is making Jews insecure of their future in Russia. Boruch Gorin, a Chabad rabbi who acts as a senior aide to Russian Chief Rabbi Berel Lazar and as editor-in-chief of the highbrow “L’chaim”...

    Report: Marine Corps may expand training in Ukraine
    Sep29

    Report: Marine Corps may expand training in Ukraine

    Ryan MaassWASHINGTON, Sept. 29 (UPI) — Marine Corps officials are considering beefing up their training program for local troops in Ukraine who may take on Russian-backed separatists. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukrainian officer on trial in Russia says she was kidnapped
    Sep29

    Ukrainian officer on trial in Russia says she was kidnapped

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian officer charged with the deaths of two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine said Tuesday she was kidnapped by Russians after she was captured by separatist rebels. …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukrainian officer tells court she was kidnapped by Russians
    Sep29

    Ukrainian officer tells court she was kidnapped by Russians

    A Ukrainian officer charged with the deaths of two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine said Tuesday she was kidnapped by Russians after she was captured by separatist rebels. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine Sanctions Russian Cargo Operator
    Sep29

    Ukraine Sanctions Russian Cargo Operator

    Ukraine’s state-run railway company has suspended cooperation with a cargo branch of Russian Railways as part of a wave of sanctions against Russia over its support for separatists in the country’s east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Situation Report: Obama and Putin grip and grin; Taliban surges; Iranian mixed messages; Ukraine protest at U.N.; foreign fighters hail from 100 countries; and lots more
    Sep29

    Situation Report: Obama and Putin grip and grin; Taliban surges; Iranian mixed messages; Ukraine protest at U.N.; foreign fighters hail from 100 countries; and lots more

    By Paul McLeary with Adam Rawnsley Grip and grin. Flashing a pair of tight, frozen grins, Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Barack Obama met Monday evening on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly in a private conference to air their grievances. Earlier, the two made pitches for their divergent worldviews to the …...

    The Latest: Poland to host refugees from Ukraine, Kazakhstan
    Sep29

    The Latest: Poland to host refugees from Ukraine, Kazakhstan

    PARIS (AP) — The latest developments as European governments struggle to cope with the huge number of people moving across Europe. All times local: …read more Source: CNS...