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    Former Ukrainian President, Sons Protest EU Sanctions
    Aug05

    Former Ukrainian President, Sons Protest EU Sanctions

    Former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and his two sons have filed a petition with the European Court of Human Rights to have the EU sanctions against them cancelled. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Japan Sanctions 40 Russians, Two Companies
    Aug05

    Japan Sanctions 40 Russians, Two Companies

    The Japanese government has approved adding 40 individuals and two companies to its Russia sanctions list. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Japan formally OKs additional Russia sanctions
    Aug05

    Japan formally OKs additional Russia sanctions

    Japan has formally approved additional sanctions against Russia over the unrest in Ukraine. …read more Source: Miami...

    Japan Cabinet formally OKs additional sanctions against Russia over Crimea
    Aug05

    Japan Cabinet formally OKs additional sanctions against Russia over Crimea

    Japan has formally approved additional sanctions against Russia over the unrest in Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Kiev positioning to move on rebels
    Aug05

    Kiev positioning to move on rebels

    KIEV, Ukraine — The Ukrainian military on Monday appeared to be readying a long-awaited major assault on the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, warning civilians to leave as troops tightened their ring around the city amid heavy fighting. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Germany blocks shipment of military training gear to Russia
    Aug05

    Germany blocks shipment of military training gear to Russia

    Deal had been delayed in March over Crimean incident …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukrainian Soldiers Retreat to Russia
    Aug05

    Ukrainian Soldiers Retreat to Russia

    The BBC’s Steven Rosenberg reports from Russia’s border with Ukraine on the 438 Ukrainian soldiers who have retreated to Russia because they are ”under intense pressure”. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Buildup Makes Russia Battle-Ready for Ukraine
    Aug05

    Buildup Makes Russia Battle-Ready for Ukraine

    Adding battalions near the border with Ukraine could allow Russia to launch a cross-border incursion there with little or no warning, Western officials said. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine military warns of ‘assault’ plan
    Aug05

    Ukraine military warns of ‘assault’ plan

    As the Ukrainian military warns of plans to assault a rebel-controlled city, separatist militants are thinning on the streets and their leaders are canceling events. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Rebels Enlisting ‘Punishment Brigades’ for Support Work
    Aug05

    Ukraine Rebels Enlisting ‘Punishment Brigades’ for Support Work

    Glum-looking detainees, often stripped to their underwear, can be seen around Donetsk digging ditches, clearing brush and peeling potatoes. …read more Source: The New York...