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    Putin calls on Ukraine to begin talks on eastern regions’ ‘statehood’
    Aug31

    Putin calls on Ukraine to begin talks on eastern regions’ ‘statehood’

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is calling on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine, including discussing statehood. …read more Source: FOX...

    EU Threatens Sanctions Against Russia Over Ukraine Aggression, but Timing Vague
    Aug31

    EU Threatens Sanctions Against Russia Over Ukraine Aggression, but Timing Vague

    The European Union threatened Russia with new trade sanctions if Moscow fails to start reversing its action in Ukraine, but sharp divisions among leaders at a summit in Brussels left the timing of any measures uncertain. After a lengthy briefing by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, who warned “full-scale war” was imminent if...

    Europe Threatens More Sanctions Against Russia
    Aug31

    Europe Threatens More Sanctions Against Russia

    Donetsk is under the control of pro-Moscow separatists but public services are still provided by Ukrainian government employees. Though under fire, workers are still trying to keep the lights on.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Crisis Casts Long Shadow Over NATO Summit
    Aug31

    Ukraine Crisis Casts Long Shadow Over NATO Summit

    The fighting in Ukraine is likely to dominate the upcoming NATO summit in Wales. The newest members want NATO to do more to counter Russia’s moves, including supplying weapons and intelligence.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Putin to Ukraine: begin immediate talks on east
    Aug31

    Putin to Ukraine: begin immediate talks on east

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukraine, Russia swap soldiers as Putin says only ‘political will’ in Kyiv can end crisis
    Aug31

    Ukraine, Russia swap soldiers as Putin says only ‘political will’ in Kyiv can end crisis

    Ukraine and Russia swapped soldiers who had entered each other’s territory near the battlefield in eastern Ukraine, where Kyiv says Moscow’s forces have come to the aid of pro-Russian insurgents advancing for an assault on a major port. …read more Source:...

    Putin to Ukraine: begin immediate talks on east
    Aug31

    Putin to Ukraine: begin immediate talks on east

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine. Putin’s comment, made to national TV network Channel 1 and reported by Russian news agencies after they were broadcast in Russia’s Far East, said Ukraine should...

    Putin to Ukraine: begin immediate talks on east
    Aug31

    Putin to Ukraine: begin immediate talks on east

    KIEV, Ukraine — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine.Putin’s comment, made to national TV network Channel 1 and reported by Russian news agencies after they were broadcast in Russia’s Far East, said Ukraine should “hold...

    Ukraine’s Bid To Join NATO: Other Ex-USSR Nations Are Already In
    Aug31

    Ukraine’s Bid To Join NATO: Other Ex-USSR Nations Are Already In

    Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk told the Ukrainian parliament Friday that his government is seeking to join NATO, more than two decades after the country became independent as the USSR dissolved. …read more Source: International Business...

    Ukraine warns of ‘full-scale war’ risk
    Aug31

    Ukraine warns of ‘full-scale war’ risk

    Ukraine’s president warns his nation’s crisis with Russia is inching closer to a “full-scale war,” with thousands of foreign troops in the country. …read more Source:...