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    Crimean Tatars Mark Anniversary Of Deportations
    May18

    Crimean Tatars Mark Anniversary Of Deportations

    Crimean Tatars in Ukraine are marking the 71st anniversary of a mass deportation, ordered by Soviet leader Josef Stalin, which displaced around 200,000 people and cost many thousands of lives. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian troops captured in Ukraine transferred to capital
    May18

    Russian troops captured in Ukraine transferred to capital

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Two Russian officers captured while fighting in war-torn eastern Ukraine are being transported to the capital, Kiev, a Ukrainian military spokesman said Monday. Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine have been fighting government troops for a year, and Russia has vehemently denied it is supplying them either with...

    Russian soldier said captured in Ukraine admits on video to spying mission
    May18

    Russian soldier said captured in Ukraine admits on video to spying mission

    KIEV (Reuters) – One of two Russian servicemen Ukraine says it captured while fighting with separatists in eastern Ukraine admitted on a video… …read more Source:...

    Russian troops captured in Ukraine transferred to capital
    May18

    Russian troops captured in Ukraine transferred to capital

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Two Russian officers captured while fighting in war-torn eastern Ukraine are being transported to the capital, Kiev, a Ukrainian military spokesman said Monday. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine Marks Anniversary of Crimean Tatar Deportations
    May18

    Ukraine Marks Anniversary of Crimean Tatar Deportations

    Events are being held in Ukraine to mark the 71st anniversary of the deportation of the Crimean Tatars. Around 180,000 Tatars were deported to Central Asia by Stalin in 1944. Many returned in the 1980s and 1990s, but have complained of discrimination and abuses since Russia illegally annexed Crimea last year. At an event in Kyiv on May 17, people...

    Ukraine crisis: ‘Russian special forces’ captured
    May18

    Ukraine crisis: ‘Russian special forces’ captured

    Ukraine’s military says its forces have captured two Russian soldiers fighting with rebels in eastern Ukraine. The troops were seized in the town of Shchastya, near the line of separation. A video emerged apparently showing one of the soldiers – which it said were members of Russia’s elite special forces – saying during questioning...

    Russian troops captured in Ukraine transferred to capital
    May18

    Russian troops captured in Ukraine transferred to capital

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Two Russian officers captured while fighting in war-torn eastern Ukraine are being transported to the capital, Kiev, a… …read more Source:...

    Russian troops captured in Ukraine transferred to capital
    May18

    Russian troops captured in Ukraine transferred to capital

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Two Russian officers captured while fighting in war-torn eastern Ukraine are being transported to the capital, Kiev, a Ukrainian military spokesman said Monday…. …read more Source: Associated...

    NATO says not clear if Russia serious about Ukraine peace deal
    May18

    NATO says not clear if Russia serious about Ukraine peace deal

    BUDAPEST (Reuters) – A senior NATO official said on Monday it was still unclear whether Russia was prepared to take steps to support the Minsk… …read more Source:...

    Russian soldiers taken prisoner in eastern Ukraine transferred to Kiev
    May18

    Russian soldiers taken prisoner in eastern Ukraine transferred to Kiev

    A Ukrainian military spokesman says two Russian soldiers captured in the war-torn east of the country are on their way to the capital, Kiev. …read more Source: FOX...