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    Ukraine Economy Takes a Battering
    Sep13

    Ukraine Economy Takes a Battering

    Ukraine’s economy could shrink by up to 10% by year-end, the head of the Ukrainian central bank warned on Saturday, as the military said fighting with pro-Russia rebels had erupted again despite a shaky cease fire. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Ukrainian Prime Minister: Putin’s goal ‘is to take the entire Ukraine’
    Sep13

    Ukrainian Prime Minister: Putin’s goal ‘is to take the entire Ukraine’

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk believes Russian President Vladimir Putin doesn’t just want to take eastern Ukraine — he wants the whole country. “His aim is not just to take Donetsk and Lugansk,” Mr. Yatsenyuk said during a conference in Kiev on Saturday, Business Insider reported. “His goal is to …...

    Russia, Ukraine trade blame as fighting tests truce
    Sep13

    Russia, Ukraine trade blame as fighting tests truce

    Kiev (AFP) – Tensions over Ukraine festered on Saturday after Kiev accused the Kremlin of seeking to “eliminate” the pro-Western former Soviet nation while Moscow charged Washington with orchestrating the entire crisis.The bitter exchange in the wake of the toughest Western sanctions yet on Russia came with a fragile nine-day...

    Ukraine fends off rebel attack near Donetsk airport
    Sep13

    Ukraine fends off rebel attack near Donetsk airport

    A new round of fighting seemed to erupt in Ukraine’s troubled east Saturday. …read more Source: USA...

    Putin Intent on Taking ‘All of Ukraine,’ Leader Says
    Sep13

    Putin Intent on Taking ‘All of Ukraine,’ Leader Says

    Only the military backing of NATO can defend Ukraine, the prime minister, Arseniy Yatsenyuk, told a conference of security experts in Kiev. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ongoing shelling in Donetsk despite Ukraine ceasefire agreement
    Sep13

    Ongoing shelling in Donetsk despite Ukraine ceasefire agreement

    For people living close to the airport in eastern Ukraine’s city of Donetsk there is no ceasefire with ongoing shelling damaging buildings and devastating lives. Video provided by AFP …read more Source: USA...

    Luhansk airport completely destroyed in fighting in Ukraine
    Sep13

    Luhansk airport completely destroyed in fighting in Ukraine

    Luhansk airport has been completely destroyed in fighting between pro-Russian forces and Ukrainian government troops. Video provided by AFP …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine repels rebel attack near Donetsk airport
    Sep13

    Ukraine repels rebel attack near Donetsk airport

    A new round of fighting seemed to erupt in Ukraine’s troubled east Saturday. …read more Source: USA...

    Aid trucks arrive in Ukraine as renewed fighting flares
    Sep13

    Aid trucks arrive in Ukraine as renewed fighting flares

    A convoy of more than 200 white trucks crossed the Russian border to deliver humanitarian aid to a battered Ukrainian city on Saturday. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Says Putin Seeking To Destroy Ukraine
    Sep13

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Says Putin Seeking To Destroy Ukraine

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk says the goal of Russian President Vladimir Putin is to destroy Ukraine as an independent country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...