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    10 reported killed in rocket fire on Mariupol in Ukraine
    Jan24

    10 reported killed in rocket fire on Mariupol in Ukraine

    Ukrainian officials say the strategically important coastal city of Mariupol has come under rocket fire, and one says 10 people were killed. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    10 reported killed in rocket fire on Mariupol in Ukraine
    Jan24

    10 reported killed in rocket fire on Mariupol in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian officials say the strategically important coastal city of Mariupol has come under rocket fire, and one says 10 people were killed. Heavy fighting in the region in the autumn raised fears that Russian-backed separatist forces would try to establish a land link between Russia and Crimea. …read more Source: San...

    10 reported killed in rocket fire on Mariupol in Ukraine
    Jan24

    10 reported killed in rocket fire on Mariupol in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian officials say the strategically important coastal city of Mariupol has come under rocket fire, and one says 10 people were killed. Mariupol lies on the Azov Sea and is the major city between mainland Russia and the Russia-annexed Crimean Peninsula. Heavy fighting in the region in the autumn raised fears that...

    Rocket fire hits east Ukraine port city of Mariupol, official says 10 killed
    Jan24

    Rocket fire hits east Ukraine port city of Mariupol, official says 10 killed

    Ukrainian officials say the strategically important coastal city of Mariupol has come under rocket fire, and one says 10 people were killed. …read more Source: FOX...

    Heavy rockets hit government-held Ukraine port of Mariupol
    Jan24

    Heavy rockets hit government-held Ukraine port of Mariupol

    Kiev (AFP) – Pro-Russian rebels on Saturday fired volleys of heavy Grad rockets on a residential district of the government-held port of Mariupol after vowing to step up their campaign against the Kiev government, officials said.The administration of the southeastern Sea of Azov city of nearly 500,000 said the long-range rockets hit a...

    Russia Bans 5 Ukrainian Nationalist Organizations In Its Territory
    Jan24

    Russia Bans 5 Ukrainian Nationalist Organizations In Its Territory

    The Russian Ministry of Justice announced Friday that the government has added five Ukrainian nationalist organizations to the list of non-profit organizations, whose activities are prohibited in Russia. …read more Source: International Business...

    Sizzling Serena joins sister Venus in Australian Open last 16
    Jan24

    Sizzling Serena joins sister Venus in Australian Open last 16

    Melbourne (AFP) – World number one Serena Williams took time to wake up before sizzling into the Australian Open fourth round on Saturday, joining resurgent sister Venus and the dangerous Agnieszka Radwanska.The American top seed, vying for a sixth Australian title and the first since 2010, was slow to get in the groove against 26th ranked...

    Pro-Russian Ukraine rebels rip up current ceasefire deal, launch new offensive
    Jan24

    Pro-Russian Ukraine rebels rip up current ceasefire deal, launch new offensive

    The top separatist leader in the region vowed to push Ukrainian soldiers out of the area and said rebels would not take part in any more ceasefire talks …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Pro-Russian rebels reject peace deal, launch new offensive
    Jan24

    Pro-Russian rebels reject peace deal, launch new offensive

    DONETSK, Ukraine — Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine rejected a previously signed peace deal Friday and launched a new multi-pronged offensive against Ukrainian government troops, upending recent European attempts to mediate an end to the fighting. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Ukraine headache grows for IMF
    Jan24

    Ukraine headache grows for IMF

    Washington (AFP) – The International Monetary Fund is far from being done with Ukraine, its latest mega-bailout client.A new aid plan for Kiev — larger and longer — is under discussion and raises the risk for the global crisis lender as Ukraine sinks deeper into war against pro-Moscow separatists.Less than a year ago, the IMF...