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    Ukraine Deaths Top 5,050 After Week Of Violence
    Jan24

    Ukraine Deaths Top 5,050 After Week Of Violence

    The death toll from nine months of violence in Ukraine has exceeded 5,050, the United Nations said Friday, and there are fears that the number could be “considerably higher.” …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Ukraine crisis: Rockets ‘kill at least 30’ in Mariupol
    Jan24

    Ukraine crisis: Rockets ‘kill at least 30’ in Mariupol

    KIEV – Pro-Russian rebels launched an offensive against the strategic port of Mariupol in eastern Ukraine on Saturday, prompting the European Union’s foreign policy chief to warn of a further “grave deterioration” in EU-Russian relations. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Mariupol: A Strategic And Symbolic Target For Pro-Russian Rebels
    Jan24

    Mariupol: A Strategic And Symbolic Target For Pro-Russian Rebels

    In launching an offensive against the Ukrainian coastal city of Mariupol, pro-Russian separatists have selected a target of both strategic and symbolic importance in their bloody conflict with the government in Kyiv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    At least 29 dead in shelling of Ukrainian port city
    Jan24

    At least 29 dead in shelling of Ukrainian port city

    OSCE condemns ‘disgraceful’ attack on Mariupol from separatist-held territory. …read more Source: USA...

    See the Incredible Devastation of the Iconic Donetsk Airport
    Jan24

    See the Incredible Devastation of the Iconic Donetsk Airport

    New photographs show the extent of destruction to eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk. The site has become a point on contention between Russia-backed separatists and pro-Kiev forces. On Jan. 21, Ukrainian troops said they had lost control of the airport and had sustained casualties in the latest round of fighting. These images show what is left of...

    Rockets kill 30 in Ukrainian city as rebels launch offensive
    Jan24

    Rockets kill 30 in Ukrainian city as rebels launch offensive

    Indiscriminate rocket fire slammed into a market, schools, homes and shops Saturday in the eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol, killing at least 30 people, authorities said. …read more Source: WAVE 3...

    Rebels blamed in shelling of Ukrainian port city; 20 dead
    Jan24

    Rebels blamed in shelling of Ukrainian port city; 20 dead

    OSCE condemns ‘disgraceful’ attack on Mariupol from separatist-held territory. …read more Source: USA...

    American soldiers will deploy to Ukraine this spring to begin training four companies of the Ukrainian National Guard
    Jan24

    American soldiers will deploy to Ukraine this spring to begin training four companies of the Ukrainian National Guard

    The number of troops heading to the Yavoriv Training Area near the city of L’viv — which is about 40 miles from the Polish border — is still being determined, however. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Rockets kill 30 in Ukrainian port city of Mariupol; rebels plan major offensive
    Jan24

    Rockets kill 30 in Ukrainian port city of Mariupol; rebels plan major offensive

    Indiscriminate rocket fire slammed into a market, schools, homes and shops Saturday in the eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol, killing at least 30 people, authorities said. …read more Source: CTV...

    Pro-Russian rebels launch offensive on Mariupol, Ukriane
    Jan24

    Pro-Russian rebels launch offensive on Mariupol, Ukriane

    Fred LambertMARIUPOL, Ukraine, Jan. 24 (UPI) — Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine have begun attacking Mariupol, a strategic port city between Donetsk and Crimea, the latest in a series of assaults. …read more Source: United Press...