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    Ukraine’s Artillery Duels Again Take Toll on Civilians
    Jun15

    Ukraine’s Artillery Duels Again Take Toll on Civilians

    Artillery duels in Ukraine war once again taking their toll on civilian lives …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine’s artillery duels again take toll on civilians
    Jun15

    Ukraine’s artillery duels again take toll on civilians

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Crackling forth over radio, the voice ordered tanks to take position in a residential area in Donetsk, the stronghold of separatist rebels in east Ukraine. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine’s artillery duels again take toll on civilians
    Jun15

    Ukraine’s artillery duels again take toll on civilians

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Crackling forth over radio, the voice ordered tanks to take position in a residential area in Donetsk, the stronghold of separatist rebels in east Ukraine. The rebel armored vehicles trundled to their destination accompanied by a reinforced minivan carrying infantrymen to provide cover. Artillery duels like this one have...

    Ukraine’s artillery duels again take toll on civilians
    Jun15

    Ukraine’s artillery duels again take toll on civilians

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Crackling forth over radio, the voice ordered tanks to take position in a residential area in Donetsk, the stronghold of separatist rebels in east Ukraine…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Drone Footage Shows Extent Of Damage In Ukrainian Village
    Jun15

    Drone Footage Shows Extent Of Damage In Ukrainian Village

    Drone footage provided to RFE/RL’s Current Time TV program by Russian-backed separatist fighters shows widespread damage to the village of Pisky, near Donetsk in eastern Ukraine. The source stated that the footage was shot in May. Fighting between separatists and Ukrainian military forces around Pisky has heated up again in recent days....

    China has taken up Russia’s deepest fear
    Jun15

    China has taken up Russia’s deepest fear

    President Xi Jinping wants his people to know that the greatest threat to China is an insidious export from the West — ideas that could lead to a Color Revolution. “The one non-neglectable factor [in the development of] color revolutions in these countries is the spreading of Western ideology, especially from the US,” wrote Xu Songwen, of the...

    Russian Companies Easily Skirting EU Sanctions
    Jun15

    Russian Companies Easily Skirting EU Sanctions

    With a vote on extending EU sanctions on Russia due by the end of the month (and expected to pass), anecdotal evidence from employees working in companies still doing business in Russia suggests the sanctions regime is much more porous than the media has reported. One of the more popular techniques of sanctions-skirting involves Russian companies...

    Russia Says It Will Retaliate If U.S. Stations Weapons On Its Borders
    Jun15

    Russia Says It Will Retaliate If U.S. Stations Weapons On Its Borders

    By Gabriela Baczynska and Wiktor Szary MOSCOW/WARSAW, June 15 (Reuters) – A plan by Washington to station tanks and heavy weapons in NATO states on Russia’s border would be the most aggressive U.S. act since the Cold War, and Moscow would retaliate by beefing up its own forces, a Russian defense official said on Monday. The United...

    Russia Says Will Retaliate if U.S. Weapons Stationed on Its Borders
    Jun15

    Russia Says Will Retaliate if U.S. Weapons Stationed on Its Borders

    By Gabriela Baczynska and Wiktor Szary MOSCOW/WARSAW (Reuters) – A plan by Washington to station tanks and heavy weapons in NATO states on Russia’s border would be the most aggressive U.S. act since the Cold War, and Moscow would retaliate by beefing up its own forces, a Russian defense official said on Monday. The United States is offering...

    Kremlin Declines Comment on US Plans to Store Arms in Baltics, E. Europe
    Jun15

    Kremlin Declines Comment on US Plans to Store Arms in Baltics, E. Europe

    Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov on Monday declined comment on U.S. plans to store heavy arms in the former-Soviet Baltic states and eastern Europe, saying Moscow would do so only in response to an official U.S. statement. A U.S. official said over the weekend that Washington planned to store heavy military equipment in the Baltics and eastern...