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    Kiev and Moscow spar over captured Russian soldiers
    Aug26

    Kiev and Moscow spar over captured Russian soldiers

    Ukraine releases video footage of what it says are Russian soldiers captured on its territory, as Presidents Poroshenko and Putin meet in Minsk. Video provided by Reuters …read more Source: USA...

    Raw: Shelling rocks southeastern Ukraine
    Aug26

    Raw: Shelling rocks southeastern Ukraine

    Shelling in eastern Ukraine spread to a new front as towering columns of smoke rose outside a city in Ukraine’s far southeast. (Aug. 26) …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine Shows Captured Russian Soldiers as Putin, Poroshenko Meet
    Aug26

    Ukraine Shows Captured Russian Soldiers as Putin, Poroshenko Meet

    Ukraine released videotaped interrogations of Russian soldiers it said were captured inside its borders, in a fresh irritant to talks as the presidents of Russia and Ukraine try to hammer out a peace deal in the Belarus capital of Minsk. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Ukrainian president dissolves parliament
    Aug26

    Ukrainian president dissolves parliament

    KIEV, Ukraine — Ukraine’s president on Monday dissolved parliament and called for early elections in October as his country continues to battle a pro-Russian insurgency in its eastern regions.In a statement on his website, President Petro Poroshenko said snap elections would be held Oct. 26.Poroshenko said the dissolution, which was...

    Rebels parade captured Ukrainian soldiers in east
    Aug26

    Rebels parade captured Ukrainian soldiers in east

    DONETSK, Ukraine — To shouts of “Fascists!” and “Hang them from a tree!” captured Ukrainian soldiers were paraded through the streets of the rebel stronghold of Donetsk on Sunday as bystanders pelted them with eggs, water bottles and tomatoes.The spectacle of the bruised and filthy soldiers being marched hands bound and...

    Putin, Poroshenko Shake Hands At Minsk Summit
    Aug26

    Putin, Poroshenko Shake Hands At Minsk Summit

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin shook hands at the start of multilateral talks in Minsk on August 26. It was the first time the two presidents have met since June. Poroshenko told summit host Belarusian President Alyaksandr Lukashenka that he hoped a peace agreement would come out of the meeting....

    Heavy Shelling Reported In Southeast Ukraine
    Aug26

    Heavy Shelling Reported In Southeast Ukraine

    Large columns of smoke rose from locations around the city of Novoazovsk in southeastern Ukraine after what residents said was an artillery barrage on August 26. Novoazovsk lies on the Azov Sea on the road that runs from Russia to the major Ukrainian port of Mariupol. (AP) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poroshenko, Putin meet while fighting rages near Ukrainian border
    Aug26

    Poroshenko, Putin meet while fighting rages near Ukrainian border

    The presidents of Russia and Ukraine sat down for talks Tuesday, meeting face-to-face for the first time since June on the fighting that has engulfed Ukraine’s separatist east. …read more Source:...

    Putin Sits Down With Ukrainian President for Talks
    Aug26

    Putin Sits Down With Ukrainian President for Talks

    (MINSK, Belarus) — The presidents of Russia and Ukraine sat down for talks Tuesday, meeting face-to-face for the first time since June on the fighting that has engulfed Ukraine’s separatist east. MoreRice Slams Moscow’s Intervention in Ukraine as ‘Dangerous and Inflammatory’Ukrainian President Dissolves ParliamentNowhere to...

    Putin, Ukrainian president meet for first face-to-face talks since June
    Aug26

    Putin, Ukrainian president meet for first face-to-face talks since June

    The presidents of Russia and Ukraine sat down for talks Tuesday, meeting face-to-face for the first time since June on the fighting that has engulfed Ukraine’s separatist east. …read more Source: FOX...