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    Aid trucks start crossing back into Russia
    Aug23

    Aid trucks start crossing back into Russia

    Convoy had entered Ukraine without government’s permission …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Russian Convoy: First Trucks Cross Back Into Ukraine, Amid International Protests
    Aug23

    Russian Convoy: First Trucks Cross Back Into Ukraine, Amid International Protests

    Trucks from a Russian aid convoy started crossing back into Russia on Saturday after igniting a storm of anger in Western capitals a day earlier by driving into Ukraine without the permission of the government in Kiev. The return of the trucks may help ease the tension to some extent in time for the arrival of German Chancellor Angela Merkel in...

    Russian aid trucks ‘leave Ukraine’
    Aug23

    Russian aid trucks ‘leave Ukraine’

    Dozens of Russian aid trucks left Ukraine on Saturday, Russia’s state-run RIA Novosti news agency reports — a day after they crossed the border without authorization. …read more Source:...

    Russian Aid Convoy Defies Ukraine
    Aug23

    Russian Aid Convoy Defies Ukraine

    Russia sends more than 100 aid lorries into eastern Ukraine, without permission from Kiev. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Russian aid trucks begin to leave Ukraine
    Aug23

    Russian aid trucks begin to leave Ukraine

    Trucks marked as being from a bitterly disputed Russian aid convoy to Ukraine began returning to Russia on Saturday. …read more Source: Miami...

    Russian Convoys Enter Ukraine Without Permission
    Aug23

    Russian Convoys Enter Ukraine Without Permission

    Russian aid trucks have crossed the border into Ukraine’s war-ravaged eastern city of Luhansk without permission from the government in Kyiv. The United States and European Union have condemned the move and are asking Moscow to withdraw the convoy. Russia has amassed thousands of troops on the border, raising concerns that it could use the...

    Russian aid trucks begin to leave Ukraine
    Aug23

    Russian aid trucks begin to leave Ukraine

    The state news agency RIA Novosti cited the Russian customs service as saying the trucks would move in six groups. The convoy drove Friday into Ukraine bound for Luhansk, a city in eastern Ukraine hard-hit by weeks of fighting between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian rebels. The Ukrainian government and Western countries denounced the move as a...

    Russian aid trucks begin to leave Ukraine
    Aug23

    Russian aid trucks begin to leave Ukraine

    DONETSK, Russia (AP) — Some of the trucks in a Russian aid convoy that entered Ukraine in a move denounced by Kiev as an invasion are returning to Russia. …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Havana retro-Soviet restaurant a nod to nostalgia
    Aug23

    Havana retro-Soviet restaurant a nod to nostalgia

    Nazdarovie, which is named for the popular Russian toast and opened Friday, is all about Slavic fare like bowls of blood-red borscht and stuffed Ukrainian varenyky dumplings, hand-rolled in the back by “babushkas” who were born in the former Soviet Union but have long called Cuba home. Behind the bar, Russian nesting dolls and a bust...

    Russian aid trucks begin to leave Ukraine
    Aug23

    Russian aid trucks begin to leave Ukraine

    An Associated Press reporter saw four of the trucks waiting Saturday morning at the border crossing in the Russian town of Donetsk. …read more Source: FOX...