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    Putin Calls For Talks To Consider Statehood For Southeastern Ukraine
    Aug31

    Putin Calls For Talks To Consider Statehood For Southeastern Ukraine

    The Russian leader said “substantive, meaningful talks” were needed to decide the outcome in the region, while a spokesman clarified that the region should remain part of Ukraine.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Russian Protesters Get Creative Despite Danger of Arrest
    Aug31

    Russian Protesters Get Creative Despite Danger of Arrest

    Under relentless pressure from heavy handed officials, Russians protesting their country’s policies in Ukraine are getting creative. …read more Source:...

    NATO pushes for bigger crisis response brigade as Canada mulls opportunity
    Aug31

    NATO pushes for bigger crisis response brigade as Canada mulls opportunity

    Canada will send troops, jets and warships to participate in a massive NATO training exercise next year in a deployment that could be the first step towards deeper involvement in the alliance’s long-term strategy to counter a resurgent Russia. …read more Source:...

    Putin urges talks on “political organization and statehood” in east Ukraine
    Aug31

    Putin urges talks on “political organization and statehood” in east Ukraine

    MOSCOW/CHELYABINSK – President Vladimir Putin called on Sunday for meaningful talks between pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine and the Kiev government on issues including “political organization and statehood” to protect people living there. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Canada looks to join NATO force of 10,000 troops meant to keep Russia in check
    Aug31

    Canada looks to join NATO force of 10,000 troops meant to keep Russia in check

    Canada is interested in joining a NATO joint expeditionary force of at least 10,000 troops that is being created to bolster the alliance’s eastern flank in an effort to check Russia’s creeping military takeover of eastern Ukraine, according to Britain’s […] …read more Source: Calgary...

    Ukraine crisis a ‘domestic’ conflict, Russia says
    Aug31

    Ukraine crisis a ‘domestic’ conflict, Russia says

    More than 2,600 people have died in the conflict so far …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Putin calls on Ukraine to begin talks on east’s status immediately
    Aug31

    Putin calls on Ukraine to begin talks on east’s status immediately

    By Jim Heintz KIEV, Ukraine — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine. Putin’s comment, made to national TV network Channel 1 and reported by Russian news agencies after they were broadcast in Russia’s Far East, said Ukraine should...

    Putin Calls For Eastern Ukraine ‘Statehood’ Talks
    Aug31

    Putin Calls For Eastern Ukraine ‘Statehood’ Talks

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said talks on ending the conflict in eastern Ukraine must discuss statehood for the region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin to Ukraine: begin immediate talks on east
    Aug31

    Putin to Ukraine: begin immediate talks on east

    Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with participants in the youth educational forum at the Seliger youth camp near Lake Seliger, some 450 kilometres (281 miles) northwest of Moscow, in Tve… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Putin to Ukraine: Begin Immediate Talks on East
    Aug31

    Putin to Ukraine: Begin Immediate Talks on East

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine. More3 Killed as Protesters Clash With Pakistan PoliceGarry Kasparov: It’s a War, Stupid!More Money: Why Paychecks Will Get Fatter for Many Americans NBC News’The...