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    Rockets kill 29 in Ukrainian city as rebel offensive begins
    Jan24

    Rockets kill 29 in Ukrainian city as rebel offensive begins

    KIEV, Ukraine — Indiscriminate rocket fire slammed into a market, two schools, homes and shops Saturday in the eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol, killing at least 29 people, authorities said. Ukraine’s top rebel leader announced that an offensive had begun on the strategically important port. …read more Source: Boston...

    Rockets kill 21 in Ukraine city as rebel offensive begins
    Jan24

    Rockets kill 21 in Ukraine city as rebel offensive begins

    KIEV, Ukraine – Indiscriminate rocket fire slammed into a market, schools and homes Saturday in the eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol, killing at least 21 people, authorities said. Ukraine’s top rebel leader announced that an offensive had begun on the strategically important port. The report came a day after the rebels rejected a peace...

    Rebel offensive begins with deadly rocket barrage on Ukraine’s Mariupol
    Jan24

    Rebel offensive begins with deadly rocket barrage on Ukraine’s Mariupol

    Indiscriminate rocket fire slammed into a market, schools and homes Saturday in the eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol, killing at least 21 people, authorities said. …read more Source: CTV...

    News Analysis: How Best To Help Ukraine Is The $50 Billion Question
    Jan24

    News Analysis: How Best To Help Ukraine Is The $50 Billion Question

    Can tens of billions of dollars in Western aid jumpstart Ukraine’s embattled economy or does Kyiv need the current crisis as a stimulus to implement reforms that it has avoided for the past two decades? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    16 people dead following attack on Ukrainian city Mariupol
    Jan24

    16 people dead following attack on Ukrainian city Mariupol

    An open-air market, nearby homes in Ukrainian city of Mariupol came under fire Saturday, killing at least 16 people, city authorities said. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Rockets kill 21 in Ukraine city as rebel offensive begins
    Jan24

    Rockets kill 21 in Ukraine city as rebel offensive begins

    Indiscriminate rocket fire slammed into a market, schools and homes Saturday in the eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol, killing at least 21 people, authorities said. Ukraine’s top rebel leader announced that an… …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Rockets kill 21 in Ukraine city as rebel offensive begins
    Jan24

    Rockets kill 21 in Ukraine city as rebel offensive begins

    KIEV, Ukraine — Indiscriminate rocket fire slammed into a market, schools and homes Saturday in the eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol, killing at least 21 people, authorities said. Ukraine’s top rebel leader announced that an offensive had begun on the strategically important port.The report came a day after the rebels rejected a peace...

    Rockets kill 21 in Ukraine city as rebel offensive begins
    Jan24

    Rockets kill 21 in Ukraine city as rebel offensive begins

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) – Indiscriminate rocket fire slammed into a market, schools and homes Saturday in the eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol, killing at least 21 people, authorities said. Ukraine’s top rebel leader announced that an offensive had begun on the strategically important port. The report came a day after … …read...

    Rebel leader announces launch of assault on Ukraine’s Mariupol
    Jan24

    Rebel leader announces launch of assault on Ukraine’s Mariupol

    Kiev (AFP) – A top pro-Russian rebel on Saturday announced the launch of a major offensive on Ukraine’s government-held port of Mariupol, confirming responsibility for rocket fire that killed at least 20 people.”Today, we launched an offensive against Mariupol,” Russia’s RIA Novosti news agency quoted Donetsk...

    Ukraine rebel leader: offensive has begun upon key govt city
    Jan24

    Ukraine rebel leader: offensive has begun upon key govt city

    KIEV, Ukraine — The RIA Novosti news agency is citing eastern Ukrainian rebel leader Alexander Zakharchenko as saying an offensive has begun on the strategic government-held port of Mariupol has begun.Earlier Saturday, rockets rained down on Mariupol’s outskirts, killing at least 21 people, according to city authorities.The report came a...