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    Truck Convoy Returns Swiftly to Russia from Ukraine
    Aug23

    Truck Convoy Returns Swiftly to Russia from Ukraine

    A large Russian truck convoy that raised alarms in the West for driving into war-torn eastern Ukraine despite opposition in Kiev returned to Russia Saturday. After the convoy delivered supplies of what Ukrainian border officials said was buckwheat, rice, sugar, water and medical supplies to the city of Luhansk, the column turned back across the...

    Convoy Destined for Ukraine Returns to Russia
    Aug23

    Convoy Destined for Ukraine Returns to Russia

    Around 200 trucks in a disputed Russian aid convoy destined for rebel-held eastern Ukraine have returned to Russia. It remained unclear Saturday what material the Russian convoy was carrying. Associated Press journalists who followed the convoy to Luhansk on Friday said rattling sounds from some trailers suggested they were not fully loaded. On...

    Controversial Russian aid convoy leaving Ukraine
    Aug23

    Controversial Russian aid convoy leaving Ukraine

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

    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 artillery units open fire on Ukrainian forces, NATO alleges
    Aug23

    Russian artillery units open fire on Ukrainian forces, NATO alleges

    Russian artillery units, manned by Russian troops, reportedly moved into Ukrainian territory in as of late and have started firing on Ukrainian government soldiers …read more Source: Calgary...

    Truck Convoy Returns to Russia From Ukraine
    Aug23

    Truck Convoy Returns to Russia From Ukraine

    The swift return of more than 260 trucks that delivered food and medicine to Luhansk appeared to be a public relations victory for President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia. …read more Source: The New York...

    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 return from rebel-held eastern Ukraine
    Aug23

    Russian aid trucks return from rebel-held eastern Ukraine

    Hundreds of trucks from a bitterly disputed Russian aid convoy to rebel-held eastern Ukraine rolled back across the border into Russia on Saturday. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russian aid trucks begin to leave Ukraine
    Aug23

    Russian aid trucks begin to leave Ukraine

    Russian convoy carrying “humanitarian cargoes” defied the Ukrainian government and International Committee of the Red Cross by crossing into Ukraine. …read more Source: USA...