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    Russia Slams US, EU for Backing Ukraine ‘Coup’
    Sep28

    Russia Slams US, EU for Backing Ukraine ‘Coup’

    Russia, hit with stiff Western sanctions for its role in the Ukraine crisis, accused the United States and the European Union on Saturday of backing a “coup d’etat” that drove Ukraine’s pro-Russian president from power early this year. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, in an address to the United Nations General Assembly,...

    Russian FM Issues Blistering Attack On US, NATO
    Sep28

    Russian FM Issues Blistering Attack On US, NATO

    UNITED NATIONS—The Russian foreign minister issued a blistering attack on the West and NATO on Saturday, accusing them of being unable to change their Cold War “genetic code” and saying the United States must abandon its claims to “eternal uniqueness.” Sergey Lavrov’s assault appeared to be an extension of the increasingly anti-Western...

    Russia, Cuba present views on Ukraine, Syria
    Sep28

    Russia, Cuba present views on Ukraine, Syria

    Russia, Cuba give scathing critiques of U.S. support for Ukraine …read more Source: USA...

    Russia, Cuba give views on Ukraine, Syria
    Sep28

    Russia, Cuba give views on Ukraine, Syria

    Russia, Cuba give scathing remarks on U.S.-Ukraine relations …read more Source: USA...

    Rebels in Ukraine continue attacks despite cease-fire
    Sep28

    Rebels in Ukraine continue attacks despite cease-fire

    Volodymyr Polyoviy, a spokesman for Ukraine’s national security council said that the civilian died and 16 others were wounded in rebel mortar fire on the town of Shchastya, damaging the local hospital and a vocational school. Ukrainian forces’ withdrawal from the Donetsk airport was among the issues discussed at a Friday meeting...

    Russia Slams ‘Arrogant’ US Policies In UN Speech
    Sep28

    Russia Slams ‘Arrogant’ US Policies In UN Speech

    The Russian government dedicated the majority of its Saturday speech before the UN General Assembly to castigating the US and European powers for their alleged arrogance abroad. Using terms like “national egotism,” “double standards,” and “attempts to distort the truth,” Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov...

    Russian foreign minister blames US for Ukraine crisis
    Sep27

    Russian foreign minister blames US for Ukraine crisis

    The Russian foreign minister issued a blistering attack on the West and NATO on Saturday.Russian foreign minister blames US for Ukraine crisis …read more Source: Toronto...

    1 serviceman, 1 civilian killed despite ceasefire: Ukraine official
    Sep27

    1 serviceman, 1 civilian killed despite ceasefire: Ukraine official

    A Ukrainian security official said Saturday that one serviceman and one civilian have been killed in the past day as rebels in the east continue attacks despite a ceasefire declared three weeks ago. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine gets U.S. counterinsurgency experts after saying it can’t ‘win the war with blankets’
    Sep27

    Ukraine gets U.S. counterinsurgency experts after saying it can’t ‘win the war with blankets’

    The Pentagon has dispatched eight military personnel to Kiev this week to provide tips to Ukrainian security forces on counterinsurgency and military planning tactics. Military staff will share with the Ukrainians some of the Pentagon’s planning tactics, techniques and procedures while collecting data on the needs of its security forces,...

    Russian foreign minister slams U.S., NATO; blames Ukraine crisis on Western-backed coup
    Sep27

    Russian foreign minister slams U.S., NATO; blames Ukraine crisis on Western-backed coup

    Sergey Lavrov’s assault appeared to be an extension of the increasingly anti-Western stance of Russian President Vladimir Putin …read more Source: The Globe and...