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    Ukraine: Russia is sending in tanks
    Nov07

    Ukraine: Russia is sending in tanks

    Amid rising tensions and fresh violence, Ukrainian authorities on Friday accused Russia of sending dozens of its military vehicles into its territory. …read more Source:...

    Russia Is Facing A ‘Full-Blown Currency Crisis’
    Nov07

    Russia Is Facing A ‘Full-Blown Currency Crisis’

    The rouble is caught in a tug-of-war today falling 3% in early trading before recovering its losses later in the day. At the time of writing it is struggling to hold onto its gains against the dollar. Over the last few months Russia’s currency has been grinding downwards against both the dollar and the euro as oil prices fell and the...

    Official: Russia Stands by Ukraine Ceasefire Deal, ‘Respects’ Rebel Vote
    Nov07

    Official: Russia Stands by Ukraine Ceasefire Deal, ‘Respects’ Rebel Vote

    Russia is committed to the peace process in eastern Ukraine and wants further talks on ending the conflict between government forces and separatists, the Kremlin said on Friday. Foreign policy adviser Yuri Ushakov also said Russia respects the will of voters in the east after a separatist leadership election regarded as illegitimate by the West....

    Has Russia Invaded Ukraine Again?
    Nov07

    Has Russia Invaded Ukraine Again?

    Ukraine’s government say a new convoy of Russian tanks and trucks—some 60 vehicles in all—crossed over the border between the two countries on Thursday, raising fears of a new wave of fighting in the eastern regions of the country. The incursion, which has not been independently confirmed by journalists in the area, is just the latest sign...

    25 Years Later, Another Wall Is Rising Between the West and Russia
    Nov07

    25 Years Later, Another Wall Is Rising Between the West and Russia

    VLADIVOSTOK, RUSSIA — I was 13 when I watched TV pictures of the Berlin Wall crumbling on the euphoric days of November 1989. I was a boy living far away, in the Soviet Far East, but the historic significance of the moment was not lost on me — it was about much more than just East and West Germany reunifying. It was about the Cold War...

    Ukraine says dozens of tanks cross border from Russia
    Nov07

    Ukraine says dozens of tanks cross border from Russia

    Military vehicles poured into Ukraine in multiple places and Ukraine’s army is preparing “for an adequate reaction,” a military spokesman said. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Tank Column Crosses from Russia into Ukraine
    Nov07

    Tank Column Crosses from Russia into Ukraine

    KIEV (Reuters) – A column of 32 tanks, 16 howitzer artillery systems and trucks carrying ammunition and fighters has crossed into eastern Ukraine from Russia, the Kiev military said on Friday. “The deployment continues of military equipment and Russian mercenaries to the front lines,” spokesman Andriy Lysenko said in a televised briefing...

    Funeral In Donetsk For Teenagers Shelled While Playing Football
    Nov07

    Funeral In Donetsk For Teenagers Shelled While Playing Football

    In the separatist-held eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk a funeral was held November 7 for two teenagers who were killed in shelling while playing football the previous day. Many others were wounded in the incident. The two sides accused each other of carrying out the shelling, which is a frequent occurrence in the city despite a cease-fire...

    Tank column, weapons have crossed from Russia into Ukraine, Kiev says
    Nov07

    Tank column, weapons have crossed from Russia into Ukraine, Kiev says

    ‘The deployment continues of military equipment and Russian mercenaries to the front lines,’ spokesman says …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukraine accuses Russia of sending dozens of tanks
    Nov07

    Ukraine accuses Russia of sending dozens of tanks

    Teenagers pass by a hole in the ground from shelling in the Kuybishevskiy district, near the school, where children were injured in Donetsk, Eastern Ukraine on Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014. Two bloo… …read more Source: The Bismarck...