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    Ukraine Leader Vows to Retake Separatist-Held East
    Jan19

    Ukraine Leader Vows to Retake Separatist-Held East

    KIEV, Ukraine—Ukraine’s president vowed Sunday to reassert government control over eastern regions as the army unleashed a counter-offensive against Russian-backed separatist fighters vying for command over the airport in the city of Donetsk. The separatist stronghold was shaken by intense outgoing and incoming artillery fire over the...

    Ukraine leader pledges to retake separatist-held eastern region
    Jan19

    Ukraine leader pledges to retake separatist-held eastern region

    KIEV, Ukraine — Ukraine’s president vowed Sunday to reassert government control over eastern regions as the army unleashed a counter-offensive against Russian-backed separatist fighters vying for control of the airport in Donetsk. The separatist stronghold was shaken by intense artillery fire over the weekend as a bitter battle rages for...

    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:...