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    ‘Prepare for cold Russian winter’
    Aug27

    ‘Prepare for cold Russian winter’

    The meeting on Tuesday between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart, Petro Poroshenko, marks the beginning of a new phase in the conflict between the two countries. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine: Summit Participants, Russia Support Peace Plan
    Aug27

    Ukraine: Summit Participants, Russia Support Peace Plan

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he and Russian President Vladimir Putin have agreed on the principles of a peace plan to end fighting in eastern Ukraine. President Poroshenko spoke early Wednesday following two hours of face-to-face talks with Putin at a summit in Belarus that was also attended by regional leaders. “I can say that...

    After Disasters, Stricken Malaysia Airlines Staff Brace for Job Cuts
    Aug27

    After Disasters, Stricken Malaysia Airlines Staff Brace for Job Cuts

    As bodies from downed Flight MH17 were brought home last week, a group of Malaysia Airlines flight attendants, in black mourning headscarves contrasting with their pink and turquoise uniforms, sobbed and clung to each other in grief. The 19,500 staff of Malaysia Airlines (MAS) now face a new ordeal – a quarter of them may lose their jobs at...

    Government-held town in east Ukraine hit by shelling, residents fear pro-Russian rebel advance
    Aug27

    Government-held town in east Ukraine hit by shelling, residents fear pro-Russian rebel advance

    A town in east Ukraine has come under shellfire amid fears that pro-Russian rebels in the region are advancing on government-held areas. …read more Source: FOX...

    Government-held Ukraine town hit by rebel shells
    Aug27

    Government-held Ukraine town hit by rebel shells

    The shelling comes amid fears of a rebel counter-offensive. …read more Source: USA...

    Government-held Ukraine town hit by rebel shells
    Aug27

    Government-held Ukraine town hit by rebel shells

    Despite a one-on-one session between Vladimir Putin and Petro Poroshenko that lasted over two hours, there was no indication of a swift resolution to the fighting that has dragged on since April and claimed at least 2,000 civilian lives. The latest shelling has raised fears that the separatists are aiming to take control of a strip of land that...

    Poroshenko, Putin Discuss Peace Proposals For Ukraine
    Aug27

    Poroshenko, Putin Discuss Peace Proposals For Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin have held direct talks on the crisis in eastern Ukraine at a summit in Minsk, Belarus. Speaking to reporters, Poroshenko said all sides “without exception” backed Kyiv’s peace proposals for ending the fighting. Putin said Russia will “do everything to support this...

    Ukraine fears rebels want control of land to link Crimea, Russia
    Aug27

    Ukraine fears rebels want control of land to link Crimea, Russia

    A town in east Ukraine came under shellfire by pro-Russian rebels on Wednesday, amid fears that they are launching a counter-offensive on government-held parts of the region. …read more Source:...

    Government-held Ukraine town hit by rebel shells
    Aug27

    Government-held Ukraine town hit by rebel shells

    Relatives and friends say goodbye to volunteers, their unit’s flag on the right, before they were sent to the eastern part of Ukraine to join the ranks of special battalion unit fighting again… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Government-held Ukraine town hit by rebel shells
    Aug27

    Government-held Ukraine town hit by rebel shells

    A town in east Ukraine came under shellfire by pro-Russian rebels on Wednesday, amid fears that they are launching a counter-offensive on government-held parts of the region. …read more Source: Miami...