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    Russian Soldiers Are In Ukraine
    Aug26

    Russian Soldiers Are In Ukraine

    It’s a claim authorities in Kyiv have made for months, but in recent days the evidence has become undeniable. Russian soldiers are now being captured — and perhaps dying — in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kiev and Moscow Spar Over Captured Russian Soldiers
    Aug26

    Kiev and Moscow Spar Over Captured Russian Soldiers

    (SOUNDBITE) (Russian) RUSSIAN SERVICEMAN CAPTURED IN UKRAINE, ALEXEI GENERALOV, SAYING: “I am Generalov Alexei, a sergeant of the Russian Federation.” Ukraine releases video footage of what it says …read more Source: The Boston...

    Putin talks with Ukraine's leader; fighting widens
    Aug26

    Putin talks with Ukraine's leader; fighting widens

    MINSK, Belarus — The presidents of Russia and Ukraine met face-to-face Tuesday for the first time since June to talk about the fighting that has engulfed Ukraine’s separatist east. From their opening remarks, it appeared unlikely that Vladimir Putin and Petro Poroshenko would find common ground. …read more Source: Boston...

    Photos August 26: Top images from around the world
    Aug26

    Photos August 26: Top images from around the world

    The child of a Sich special volonteer battalion member holds her father on August 26, 2014 during an oath-taking and farewell ceremony in Kiev. The battalion is leaving the Ukrainian capital to take part in anti-terrorists operation (ATO) in the east of the country. Kiev’s security services on August 26 released a video purporting to show...

    Secret US-Russia talks on Ukraine held in Finland
    Aug26

    Secret US-Russia talks on Ukraine held in Finland

    The Finnish Foreign Ministry says that the United States and Russia held secret talks over Ukraine in Finland in June. …read more Source: Miami...

    Tears painted onto Peterson sculpture in Ottawa
    Aug26

    Tears painted onto Peterson sculpture in Ottawa

    The sculpture of Canadian jazz icon Oscar Peterson in downtown Ottawa has been vandalized – or perhaps painted over as a protest – and the National Arts Centre has surveillance footage that it’s handing over to police. Meanwhile, the artist who made the sculpture is thrilled by the suggestion that the act may be one of racial protest....

    Why Independence Could Put Scotland In Danger Of Russian Invasion
    Aug26

    Why Independence Could Put Scotland In Danger Of Russian Invasion

    If Scotland votes “Yes” on independence, it will begin a long process of creating its own naval defence force, a process that could leave its coastline at risk. The Royal United Services Institute, a British military think tank, said last week that Scottish independence would trigger a national debate over the U.K.’s nuclear weapons if the...

    Putin: No military solution to Ukraine crisis
    Aug26

    Putin: No military solution to Ukraine crisis

    Russian, Ukrainian leaders meet hours after Ukraine captures 10 Russian paratroopers. …read more Source: USA...

    Putin, Poroshenko meet in bid to end Ukraine war
    Aug26

    Putin, Poroshenko meet in bid to end Ukraine war

    Putin also said Russian could suffer a huge loss if EU goods reach Russia via Ukraine, bypassing Russian tariffs. …read more Source:...

    Putin meets with Ukrainian president amid border violence
    Aug26

    Putin meets with Ukrainian president amid border violence

    The presidents of Russia and Ukraine sat down for talks Tuesday, meeting face-to-face for the first time since June on the fighting that has engulfed Ukraine’s separatist east. …read more Source:...