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    Ukrainian troops inch closer to rebel city Donetsk
    Aug19

    Ukrainian troops inch closer to rebel city Donetsk

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian government troops were fighting pro-Russian rebels in the streets of Luhansk on Tuesday and captured most of a town near the eastern city of Donetsk, tightening the noose around that key rebel-held stronghold, Ukrainian officials said. As the fighting raged, the Kremlin announced that Russian … …read...

    Who is funding Ukraine’s conflict?
    Aug19

    Who is funding Ukraine’s conflict?

    A 20-minute drive from Kiev takes you to a neighborhood that feels more like Beverly Hills than central Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Putin, Poroshenko to meet for talks on Ukraine
    Aug19

    Putin, Poroshenko to meet for talks on Ukraine

    The announced meeting comes as Ukrainian troops close in on Russian-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine says fighting halts recovery of refugees’ bodies
    Aug19

    Ukraine says fighting halts recovery of refugees’ bodies

    Fifteen bodies have been recovered from the site of an artillery strike on a refugee bus convoy in east Ukraine, but further operations have been suspended due to renewed fighting in the area, a Ukrainian military spokesman said on Tuesday. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Advancing Ukraine troops take fight to heart of pro-Moscow rebellion
                            
                            
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    Aug19

    Advancing Ukraine troops take fight to heart of pro-Moscow rebellion [Video]

    A gun battle broke out in the centre of the rebel-held Ukrainian city of Donetsk and residents ran for cover from artillery fire on Tuesday, taking a government military offensive into the heart of the retreating pro-Moscow separatist rebellion. …read more Source: [Video]" rel=nofollow>The Toronto...

    World War 3 Rumors: Ukraine Troops Get Closer to Donetsk
    Aug19

    World War 3 Rumors: Ukraine Troops Get Closer to Donetsk

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian government troops were fighting pro-Russian rebels in the streets of Luhansk on Tuesday and captured most of a town near the eastern city of Donetsk, tightening the noose around that key rebel-held stronghold, Ukrainian officials said. As the fighting raged, the Kremlin announced that Russian President Vladimir...

    How Russian State TV Tied Satanists To Ukraine’s Leadership
    Aug19

    How Russian State TV Tied Satanists To Ukraine’s Leadership

    A satanic church has been founded in Ukraine. Combined with the parliamentary speaker’s Protestant faith and the prime minister’s alleged ties to Scientology, this may spell doom for Ukraine. Or so says Russian state television. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin’s Achilles’ Heel: Tighter Energy Sector Sanctions
    Aug19

    Putin’s Achilles’ Heel: Tighter Energy Sector Sanctions

    The European Union, in coordination with the United States, finally decided to impose serious sanctions on Russia. In addition to measures against the financial sector, they include energy sector sanctions that bar export of highly sophisticated technologies needed in deep-sea drilling, Arctic exploration, and shale oil projects. These sanctions...

    Russia Tests Surface-To-Air-Missiles
    Aug19

    Russia Tests Surface-To-Air-Missiles

    MOSCOW, Aug 19 (Reuters) – Russia on Tuesday tested surface-to-air missiles during army exercises in the southern Russian province of Astrakhan, a defense ministry spokesman was quoted as saying, in a move to show its military might as fighting rages in neighboring Ukraine. “Three armed regiments carried out test fires of S-400...

    Putin, Ukrainian President Poroshenko To Meet In Minsk Next Week
    Aug19

    Putin, Ukrainian President Poroshenko To Meet In Minsk Next Week

    As fighting continued between pro-Russian separatists and Ukrainian forces in the eastern Ukrainian city of Luhansk, Kyiv and Moscow announced that the presidents of Russia and Ukraine will meeet in Minsk next week. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...