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    Tensions Rise as Russian Convoy Crosses Into Ukraine
    Aug22

    Tensions Rise as Russian Convoy Crosses Into Ukraine

    Almost as soon as the trucks began moving, accusations and warnings from both sides over the true nature of what Moscow calls an aid convoy, but Ukraine believes is a trojan horse being used to disguise an invasion of its territory. Ukraine government spokesman Valentyn Nalivaychenko says he’s in no doubt about Russia;’s intentions....

    Russia sends convoy into Ukraine; gov’t calls it a ‘direct invasion’
    Aug22

    Russia sends convoy into Ukraine; gov’t calls it a ‘direct invasion’

    Frustrated by a week of delays, Russia sent over 130 aid trucks rolling into rebel-held eastern Ukraine on Friday without the approval of the government in Kyiv. Ukraine called the move a “direct invasion” that aimed to provoke an international incident. …read more Source: CTV...

    NATO criticizes Russian convoy sent into Ukraine
    Aug22

    NATO criticizes Russian convoy sent into Ukraine

    BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO’s secretary general has condemned Russia for sending a “so-called humanitarian convoy” into eastern Ukraine without the consent of the Ukrainian government. …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Serbia says it won’t impose sanctions on Russia
    Aug22

    Serbia says it won’t impose sanctions on Russia

    Despite pressure from the European Union, Serbia will not impose sanctions against Russia or curb its food exports to that country, Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic said Friday. …read more Source: Miami...

    Podcast: Russia’s Elusive New Normal
    Aug22

    Podcast: Russia’s Elusive New Normal

    Can Russia find a “new normal” in the wake of the Ukraine crisis? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian Artillery Units Are Firing at Ukrainian Soldiers, NATO Says
    Aug22

    Russian Artillery Units Are Firing at Ukrainian Soldiers, NATO Says

    MoreUkraine: Russia’s Aid Convoy Is a ‘Direct Invasion’Hollywood Stars Say Thanks But No Thanks to RussiaRussians Start Paying the Price for Putin’s Ukraine AdventureArtillery units being operated by Russian soldiers have crossed into Ukraine and are firing on Ukrainian forces, NATO said Friday. Russia has long been accused by...

    UEFA will not recognise results of Crimean clubs in Russia
    Aug22

    UEFA will not recognise results of Crimean clubs in Russia

    Geneva (AFP) – European football’s governing body UEFA on Friday said that it would not recognise the results of any matches played by clubs from Crimea in competitions organised by the Russian Football Union (RFU).UEFA said that the decision to punish Crimean clubs playing in the Russian league had been made by its emergency panel...

    What Ukraine Can Offer Putin
    Aug22

    What Ukraine Can Offer Putin

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is meddling in Ukrainian affairs, but Ukrainian officials must be careful in how they reject him. …read more Source:...

    Russia Moves Artillery Units Into Ukraine, NATO Says
    Aug22

    Russia Moves Artillery Units Into Ukraine, NATO Says

    NATO officials said the artillery units, staffed by Russian personnel, were moved into Ukraine recent days and being used to fire at Ukrainian forces. …read more Source: The New York...

    NATO chief criticizes Russia for sending convoy into Ukraine without nation’s permission
    Aug22

    NATO chief criticizes Russia for sending convoy into Ukraine without nation’s permission

    NATO’s secretary general has condemned Russia for sending a “so-called humanitarian convoy” into eastern Ukraine without the consent of the Ukrainian government. …read more Source: FOX...