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    Ukraine captures rebel building, sees jet shot down
    Aug17

    Ukraine captures rebel building, sees jet shot down

    Ukrainian forces take police station on Russian border and claim fresh Russian military equipment has been seen coming in. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Tense As Diplomats Gather In Berlin
    Aug17

    Ukraine Tense As Diplomats Gather In Berlin

    Tensions were ratcheted up again ahead of a major international meeting over eastern Ukraine, as fierce fighting continued and columns of heavy weapons appeared in separatist-held areas. Pro-Kyiv forces appeared determined to build on gains on the ground during a major offensive against separatist forces in recent weeks. Ukrainian military...

    Ukraine Says Troops Entered Rebel-Held City
    Aug17

    Ukraine Says Troops Entered Rebel-Held City

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s government said Sunday that separatists shot down a Ukrainian fighter plane after army troops entered deep inside a rebel-controlled city in the east in what could prove a breakthrough development in the four-month long conflict. MoreDow Drops 100 Points on News of Ukraine ViolenceUkraine Inspects Russian...

    From The Fringes Toward Mainstream: Russian Nationalist Broadsheet Basks In Ukraine Conflict
    Aug17

    From The Fringes Toward Mainstream: Russian Nationalist Broadsheet Basks In Ukraine Conflict

    The ultra-nationalist newspaper “Zavtra” has been on the margins of Russian political life for decades. But with the Ukraine conflict, it has come out of the shadows and into the spotlight. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kiev Says Separatists Shot Down Ukranian Warplane
    Aug17

    Kiev Says Separatists Shot Down Ukranian Warplane

    Pro-Russian separatists shot down a Ukrainian warplane in eastern Ukraine overnight into Sunday while at least 10 civilians were killed in fighting involving artillery and mortar in the rebel-held city of Donetsk, local authorities said. The renewed fighting, which followed a claim by rebels that they were receiving fresh stocks of heavy military...

    Ukraine says government troops have entered rebel-held city, captured police station
    Aug17

    Ukraine says government troops have entered rebel-held city, captured police station

    KIEV, Ukraine — Ukraine’s government said Sunday that separatists shot down a Ukrainian fighter plane after army troops entered deep inside a rebel-controlled city in the east in what could prove a breakthrough development in the four-month long conflict. …read more Source: Calgary...

    Ukraine: Separatists shoot down fighter plane
    Aug17

    Ukraine: Separatists shoot down fighter plane

    The incident happened after army troops entered deep inside a rebel-held city in the east. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine says government troops have entered rebel-held city, captured police station
    Aug17

    Ukraine says government troops have entered rebel-held city, captured police station

    By Peter Leonard KIEV, Ukraine — Ukraine’s government said Sunday that separatists shot down a Ukrainian fighter plane after army troops entered deep inside a rebel-controlled city in the east in what could prove a breakthrough development in the four-month long conflict. Ukraine’s national security council said government forces...

    Ukraine troops’ penetration of rebel-held Luhansk could prove a breakthrough
    Aug17

    Ukraine troops’ penetration of rebel-held Luhansk could prove a breakthrough

    Weeks of fighting have taken their toll on Luhansk, which city authorities say has reached the verge of a humanitarian catastrophe. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Ukraine says fighter jet shot down, gov’t troops entered rebel-held city
    Aug17

    Ukraine says fighter jet shot down, gov’t troops entered rebel-held city

    Army troops have penetrated deep inside a rebel-controlled city in eastern Ukraine in what could prove a breakthrough development in the four-month-long conflict, the Ukrainian government said Sunday. …read more Source: CTV...