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    Poland’s PM: Ukraine’s war must be stopped now
    Sep01

    Poland’s PM: Ukraine’s war must be stopped now

    Poland’s prime minister says the anniversary of World War II makes it crucial to put an end to the war in Ukraine. …read more Source: Miami...

    U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Chair Says It’s Time to Arm Ukraine
    Sep01

    U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Chair Says It’s Time to Arm Ukraine

    The Senate’s top foreign policy official was unequivocal on Sunday: Ukraine needs weapons from the West to defend itself against Russian aggression. During an interview with CNN’s State of the Union, Senate Foreign Relations Chair Robert Menendez said Kiev needed both sophisticated weapons and stronger sanctions to help repulse...

    Australia To Ramp Up Sanctions Against Russia; Lavrov Says No Intention To Invade Ukraine
    Sep01

    Australia To Ramp Up Sanctions Against Russia; Lavrov Says No Intention To Invade Ukraine

    Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Monday that the country will increase sanctions against Russia amid escalating tension in eastern Ukraine. Australia’s decision comes despite Russia’s foreign minister asserting that his country will not conduct a military intervention in Ukraine. …read more Source: International...

    New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus
    Sep01

    New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus

    MOSCOW (AP) — With a new round of talks on easing the crisis in Ukraine about to start, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has called on the participants to push for a cease-fire between Ukrainian government troops and separatist forces. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Ukraine: The struggle between hard and soft power
    Sep01

    Ukraine: The struggle between hard and soft power

    The crisis in Ukraine seems to be slipping closer to all-out war, as Russian President Vladimir Putin called for “statehood” for its disputed region. …read more Source:...

    New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus; Russia foreign minister calls for cease-fire
    Sep01

    New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus; Russia foreign minister calls for cease-fire

    With a new round of talks on easing the crisis in Ukraine about to start, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has called on the participants to push for a cease-fire between Ukrainian government troops and separatist forces. …read more Source: FOX...

    New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus
    Sep01

    New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus

    With a new round of talks on easing the crisis in Ukraine about to start, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has called on the participants to push for a cease-fire between Ukrainian government troops and separatist forces. …read more Source: Miami...

    New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus
    Sep01

    New round of Ukraine talks to be held in Belarus

    Pro-Russian rebels prepare arms for the the assault on the positions of Ukrainian army in Donetsk airport, eastern Ukraine, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday ca… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Lavrov Professes No Russian ‘Military Intervention’ In Ukraine
    Sep01

    Lavrov Professes No Russian ‘Military Intervention’ In Ukraine

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on September 1 that the Russian military would not intervene in Ukraine, something Kyiv and the West say it has already done. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ruble Sinks Against the Dollar
    Sep01

    Ruble Sinks Against the Dollar

    The Russian ruble hit a fresh record low against the U.S. dollar after continuing fighting in Ukraine over the weekend, while European stocks were steady. …read more Source: The Wall Street...