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    Heavy toll as Ukraine fights rebels for key city
    Aug20

    Heavy toll as Ukraine fights rebels for key city

    As gov’t forces try to wrest control of Donestk from pro-Russia separatists, the number of civilian casualties is mounting fast …read more Source:...

    Donetsk fighting kills 34 people in 24 hours
    Aug20

    Donetsk fighting kills 34 people in 24 hours

    The Ukrainian troops are trying to encircle Donetsk, the largest city still in rebel hands, and also drive the rebels out of the city of Luhansk. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Fighting In Eastern Ukraine Kills 43 in 24 Hours
    Aug20

    Fighting In Eastern Ukraine Kills 43 in 24 Hours

    KIEV, Ukraine— Government troops fought to gain control of the rebel-held city of Donetsk and a key highway in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday — battles that left 34 residents and nine troops dead in just 24 hours, authorities said. The Ukrainian troops are trying to encircle Donetsk, the largest city still in rebel hands, and also drive the rebels...

    Fighting in Ukraine’s Donetsk region kills 34
    Aug20

    Fighting in Ukraine’s Donetsk region kills 34

    Fighting in Ukraine’s mostly rebel-held region of Donetsk has killed 34 local residents and wounded 29 others in the past 24 hours, authorities said Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Donetsk Sees Fresh Clashes, At Least 34 Killed, 29 Wounded
    Aug20

    Donetsk Sees Fresh Clashes, At Least 34 Killed, 29 Wounded

    At least 34 people have been killed and 29 have been injured over the past 24 hours in clashes in Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, the regional administration of the city reportedly said Wednesday. The exact casualty figure was not clear because the administration had earlier reported that nine people were killed in clashes in a town near Donetsk but...

    Maids, Crooks, And Working Girls: How Hollywood Portrays Ukraine
    Aug20

    Maids, Crooks, And Working Girls: How Hollywood Portrays Ukraine

    Ever wonder how Western popular culture tends to depict Ukrainians? One Kyiv filmmaker has assembled a compilation of dozens of film and TV references to Ukraine — and the results aren’t pretty. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Activists plant Ukraine flag atop famous Moscow building
    Aug20

    Activists plant Ukraine flag atop famous Moscow building

    Four people — two men and two women — were arrested on suspicion of vandalism. …read more Source: USA...

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine kills 43 in 24 hours
    Aug20

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine kills 43 in 24 hours

    Government troops fought to gain control of the rebel-held city of Donetsk and a key highway in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday — battles that left 34 residents and nine troops dead in just 24 hours, authorities said. …read more Source: FOX...

    Maternity ward protects newborns in the midst war
    Aug20

    Maternity ward protects newborns in the midst war

    The staff at a maternity ward in eastern Ukraine do what they can to protect mothers and newborns from the dangers and stress of a months-long war. Video provided by Reuters …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine: Fighting in rebel-held region kills 34 people in last 24 hours
    Aug20

    Ukraine: Fighting in rebel-held region kills 34 people in last 24 hours

    A Ukrainian official says nine troops were killed in overnight fighting in the streets of the town of Ilovaysk, which lies just east of the rebel stronghold Donetsk. …read more Source: CTV...