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    Donbas Battalion Denies Capturing Chechen Fighters In Eastern Ukraine
    Aug15

    Donbas Battalion Denies Capturing Chechen Fighters In Eastern Ukraine

    The Donbas Battalion, a volunteer paramilitary unit in Ukraine’s national guard, denies reports that it has captured 46 Chechen mercenaries fighting alongside pro-Russian insurgents in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian border guards inspect convoy
    Aug15

    Ukrainian border guards inspect convoy

    Ukrainian border guards are in Russia and have started to examine the contents of a huge convoy of trucks that Moscow says is carrying relief goods for civilians in war-torn eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    European Markets Edge Higher
    Aug15

    European Markets Edge Higher

    Geopolitics remain the center of European markets’ attention Friday, with investors taking comfort from Russian President Vladimir Putin’s conciliatory remarks, despite the tense situation close to Ukraine’s border. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Ukraine Starts to Inspect Russia Convoy
    Aug15

    Ukraine Starts to Inspect Russia Convoy

    Ukrainian border guards and customs officers have begun inspecting a convoy of trucks that Russia says is packed with humanitarian aid for cities in war-torn eastern Ukraine, the army said. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Russia Military Vehicles Join Stalled Convoy at Border
    Aug15

    Russia Military Vehicles Join Stalled Convoy at Border

    Dozens of heavy Russian military vehicles massed near the border with Ukraine, where a huge Russian convoy with humanitarian aid came to a halt. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine inspects Russia aid convoy near border
    Aug15

    Ukraine inspects Russia aid convoy near border

    After accusations from Kiev that Russia might try and smuggle in support for rebels with aid, tensions appear to ease …read more Source:...

    Raw: Ukrainian aid convoy arrives near Luhansk
    Aug15

    Raw: Ukrainian aid convoy arrives near Luhansk

    The first trucks carrying aid from the Ukrainian government arrived in Starobilsk, 60 miles north of Luhansk city, on Thursday night. (Aug. 15) …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine: Inspectors checking Russian convoy
    Aug15

    Ukraine: Inspectors checking Russian convoy

    Ukraine said its customs and border service officials on Friday began inspecting a Russian aid convoy parked just beyond its border, a sign that the two countries were taking steps to ease mounting tensions over the shipment. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia masses military vehicles near Ukraine border as aid convoy stalls
    Aug15

    Russia masses military vehicles near Ukraine border as aid convoy stalls

    At least a dozen heavy Russian military vehicles massed on Friday near the border with Ukraine, where a huge Russian convoy with humanitarian aid came to a halt as Moscow and Kyiv struggled to agree on border crossing procedures. …read more Source:...

    Russian Military Vehicles Enter Ukraine as Row Over ‘Aid’ Convoy Worsens
    Aug15

    Russian Military Vehicles Enter Ukraine as Row Over ‘Aid’ Convoy Worsens

    MoreRussians Start Paying the Price for Putin’s Ukraine AdventureNATO Chief: ‘High Probability’ of Russian Military Intervention in UkraineRussia Now Has 20,000 Troops on Ukraine Border, NATO WarnsRussian military vehicles reportedly crossed into Ukraine late Thursday. MoreNATO Faces a Familiar FoeRussian Prime Minister Dmitry...