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    Seven Ukrainian Soldiers Killed In Past 24 Hours: Kiev Military
    Jan26

    Seven Ukrainian Soldiers Killed In Past 24 Hours: Kiev Military

    (Reuters) – Seven Ukrainian servicemen have been killed and 24 wounded in fighting in separatist eastern territories in the past 24 hours, Kiev military spokesman Vladislav Seleznyov said on Monday. Fighting in eastern Ukraine is at its worst level since a ceasefire was agreed last September. The rebels have launched an offensive on the...

    Russian ruble tumbles after violent weekend in east Ukraine
    Jan26

    Russian ruble tumbles after violent weekend in east Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian currency has fallen by more than 3 percent after escalated fighting in eastern Ukraine over the weekend. …read more Source: U.S....

    Seven Soldiers Killed in Ukraine
    Jan26

    Seven Soldiers Killed in Ukraine

    Ukraine’s military said Monday seven of its soldiers have been killed in the past day during fighting in the separatist, war-torn eastern region. Officials say at least 24 soldiers have been wounded in the violence. Fighting between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russia rebels in recent days has been at the worst level since agreement on a...

    Russian ruble tumbles after violence in eastern Ukraine escalates and oil continues to drop
    Jan26

    Russian ruble tumbles after violence in eastern Ukraine escalates and oil continues to drop

    The Russian currency has fallen by more than 3 percent after escalated fighting in eastern Ukraine over the weekend. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russian ruble tumbles after violent weekend in east Ukraine
    Jan26

    Russian ruble tumbles after violent weekend in east Ukraine

    The Russian currency, buffeted by Western sanctions and plummeting oil prices, has already lost about half its value in the past year. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Seven soldiers killed in past 24 hours, Ukraine says
    Jan26

    Seven soldiers killed in past 24 hours, Ukraine says

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine is at its worst level since a ceasefire was agreed last September …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Obama Seeks To Increase Pressure On Russia After Ukraine Offensive
    Jan26

    Obama Seeks To Increase Pressure On Russia After Ukraine Offensive

    U.S. President Barack Obama says the United States is considering all options short of military action to turn up the pressure on Russia after Moscow-backed separatists launched a new offensive in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian ruble tumbles after violent weekend in east Ukraine
    Jan26

    Russian ruble tumbles after violent weekend in east Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian currency has fallen by more than 3 percent after escalated fighting in eastern Ukraine over the weekend. The ruble tumbled to 65.8 to the dollar early Monday from 63.7 on opening, after Western leaders announced that they were considering further punitive measures against Russia for what they say is its role in...

    Malaysia Air site hacked by group claiming support for IS
    Jan26

    Malaysia Air site hacked by group claiming support for IS

    HONG KONG (AP) — Malaysia Airlines officials were struggling Monday to restore the embattled carrier’s website after it was hacked by a group proclaiming support for the Islamic State group. The airline’s site was changed, at first with a message saying “404 – Plane Not Found” and that it was “Hacked by Cyber Caliphate,” with a photo...

    Ukraine’s President Claims Intercepted Calls Prove Pro-Russian Rebels Attacked Mariupol, Killed 30
    Jan26

    Ukraine’s President Claims Intercepted Calls Prove Pro-Russian Rebels Attacked Mariupol, Killed 30

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko said Sunday that intercepted radio conversations and telephone calls prove that pro-Russian separatists were responsible for firing rockets that killed at least 30 people in the city of Mariupol in eastern Ukraine on Saturday. …read more Source: International Business...