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    Shelling Kills Six in East Ukraine City
    Sep15

    Shelling Kills Six in East Ukraine City

    KIEV, Ukraine—Shelling killed six people and wounded 15 others in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, the city council said Monday — the worst reported violence since a cease-fire between Russian-backed rebels and Ukrainian troops took effect on Sept. 5. Nonetheless, the cease-fire deal has brought some normalcy to parts of eastern Ukraine and...

    International Monitors in Ukraine Come Under Artillery Fire
    Sep15

    International Monitors in Ukraine Come Under Artillery Fire

    Six representatives of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe came under artillery strikes in a village south of Donetsk despite the current cease-fire. …read more Source: The New York...

    Boycotting Election, Crimean Tatars Make Pies Instead
    Sep15

    Boycotting Election, Crimean Tatars Make Pies Instead

    As Crimea held local and regional elections on September 14, many Crimean Tatars boycotted the vote — the first election since Russia annexed the peninsula. In the town of Bakhchysarai, some residents, like Gulzara, highlighted the boycott by making a traditional Crimean Tatar dish, chebureki, instead of going to the polls. (RFE/RL)...

    Renewed Fighting Threatens Truce In Eastern Ukraine
    Sep15

    Renewed Fighting Threatens Truce In Eastern Ukraine

    Pro-Russia separatists who control the city of Donetsk appear to have launched a push to take the city’s airport, still defended by Kiev’s forces.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Sees The Worst Fighting Since Ceasefire With Russia Began
    Sep15

    Ukraine Sees The Worst Fighting Since Ceasefire With Russia Began

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Shelling killed six people and wounded 15 others in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, the city council said Monday — the worst reported violence since a cease-fire between Russian-backed rebels and Ukrainian troops took effect on Sept. 5. Nonetheless, the cease-fire deal has brought some normalcy to parts of eastern Ukraine...

    Heavy fighting between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian rebels over the weekend
    Sep15

    Heavy fighting between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian rebels over the weekend

    KIEV, Ukraine — Heavy fighting between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian separatists was reported over the weekend, with the Ukrainians claiming hundreds of cease-fire violations, including an assault by more than 200 rebels near the Donetsk airport. Read full article >> …read more Source: The Washington...

    Ukraine shelling kills 6, tests cease-fire
    Sep15

    Ukraine shelling kills 6, tests cease-fire

    As fighting in key rebel-held city intensifies, team of European observers says it has “taken fire” for first time …read more Source:...

    Donetsk, Ukraine, city council reports worst fighting since ceasefire
    Sep15

    Donetsk, Ukraine, city council reports worst fighting since ceasefire

    Shelling killed six people and wounded 15 others in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, the city council said Monday — the worst reported violence since a ceasefire between Russian-backed rebels and Ukrainian troops took effect on Sept. 5. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine Cease-Fire Is Falling Apart In The Pro-Russian Rebel Stronghold
    Sep15

    Ukraine Cease-Fire Is Falling Apart In The Pro-Russian Rebel Stronghold

    Nice days into a truce between Ukrainian troops and Russian-backed separatists, fighting is raging. The situation in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine is “critical,” according to local leaders. Rebels have been attempting to take control of Donetsk airport. “We are still in a stage of war and the key aggressor...

    OSCE team in east Ukraine comes near shelling
    Sep15

    OSCE team in east Ukraine comes near shelling

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Observers from the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe say they were just 200 meters (650 feet) away from four shell-bursts in eastern Ukraine, where figh… …read more Source: The Bismarck...