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    Ukraine says it retakes most of Donetsk airport from rebels
    Jan19

    Ukraine says it retakes most of Donetsk airport from rebels

    A Ukrainian military spokesman says government forces have retaken the Donetsk airport from rebels with a successful “mass operation”. Nathan Frandino reports. Video provided by Reuters …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine battles separatists in Donetsk airport
    Jan19

    Ukraine battles separatists in Donetsk airport

    Ukrainian soldiers and pro-Russia separatists killed during fight for control of Donetsk’s Sergei Prokofyev Airport. …read more Source: Toronto...

    $151 billion fled Russia in 2014
    Jan19

    $151 billion fled Russia in 2014

    Net capital outflows were driven by the country’s conflict with Ukraine and the pressure of international sanctions. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Military Claims Donetsk Airport
    Jan19

    Ukraine Military Claims Donetsk Airport

    The Ukrainian military says it has reclaimed almost all of Donetsk airport from separatist rebels after launching what it described as a “massive operation” overnight. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Ukraine Rally for Rocket Attack Victims
    Jan19

    Ukraine Rally for Rocket Attack Victims

    Thousands of people attend a rally in Kiev to remember the victims of a rocket attack on a bus in the east of the country. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Russia’s Economic Crisis Has Officially Arrived
    Jan19

    Russia’s Economic Crisis Has Officially Arrived

    The Russian economy will take a long time to recover. It badly needs structural reforms that it is unlikely to get JUDGING by the lack of economic news in Russia’s media, a crisis has arrived. Just as in Soviet days, state television does not report facts, it conceals them. The official picture is dominated by the war in Ukraine (fuelled by...

    Fighting intensifies as Ukrainian military takes control of Donetsk airport
    Jan18

    Fighting intensifies as Ukrainian military takes control of Donetsk airport

    Andrew V. PestanoDONETSK, Ukraine, Jan. 18 (UPI) — Government forces have escalated operations in the Ukranian city of Donetsk against Russian-endorsed rebels. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine president vows to retake the east
    Jan18

    Ukraine president vows to retake the east

    President Poroshenko again puts the prospect of a successful truce further afield as fighting rages around the destroyed Donetsk airport …read more Source:...

    HMCS Toronto returns to home port after seven month deployment
    Jan18

    HMCS Toronto returns to home port after seven month deployment

    Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Toronto returned to her home port of Halifax, Nova Scotia today, after what the Royal Canadian Navy is calling a successful seven month-long deployment in the Mediterranean Sea on Operation REASSURANCE. That operation is Canada’s response to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine and Russia’s military...

    Ukraine says tank offensive pushing rebels from airport
    Jan18

    Ukraine says tank offensive pushing rebels from airport

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Ukraine rushed tanks to the front lines and claimed Sunday to have cleared pro-Russian rebels from most of Donetsk airport after days of intense fighting, with heavy shelling shaking the key eastern city.As fighting wracked the country’s war-torn east, thousands of people held a common prayer and peace march...