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    Poroshenko Visits Mariupol, Calls For Peace
    Sep09

    Poroshenko Visits Mariupol, Calls For Peace

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on September 8 visited the eastern port city of Mariupol, where sporadic shelling on the weekend disrupted the fragile cease-fire. Poroshenko told a crowd of steel workers that the city is able to defend itself against separatist forces, but that “everyone wants peace.” (Reuters) …read more...

    Four Ukraine servicemen killed, 29 injured so far during ceasefire
    Sep09

    Four Ukraine servicemen killed, 29 injured so far during ceasefire

    The ceasefire, part of a wider peace plan approved by envoys in Minsk, has largely held across eastern Ukraine …read more Source: The Globe and...

    AP Analysis: Putin pins his hopes to Ukraine truce
    Sep09

    AP Analysis: Putin pins his hopes to Ukraine truce

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s last cease-fire collapsed quickly. This one may last – because it’s in Russian President Vladimir Putin’s interests…. …read more Source: Associated...

    AP Analysis: Putin pins his hopes to Ukraine truce
    Sep09

    AP Analysis: Putin pins his hopes to Ukraine truce

    From the onset of the Ukrainian crisis, Putin’s objective has been to secure enough autonomy for Ukraine’s Russian-speaking east that the region can keep its close ties to Russia — and to prevent Ukraine from ever joining NATO. Putin couldn’t afford to see the insurgents defeated, and the rebel counter-offensive sharply turned...

    Canadian navy ship buzzed by 3 Russian jets
    Sep09

    Canadian navy ship buzzed by 3 Russian jets

    TORONTO (AP) — A Canadian navy frigate taking part in a NATO exercise in the Black Sea was buzzed by three Russian military jets off the southern coast of Ukraine in an “unnecessarily provocative” incident, Defense Minister Rob Nicholson said Monday. Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov told Russian news agencies on Tuesday that the...

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now
    Sep09

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

    Good morning! Here’s what people will chatting about on Tuesday. 1. Apple is expected to unveil the iPhone 6 and other new products in a mega-event on Tuesday. Haven’t heard about the iPhone 6? Read all about it here. 2. The Dutch Safety Board will publish a preliminary report on the investigation into the crash of flight MH17 over...

    AP Analysis: Putin hopes to achieve his goals in Ukraine with truce; military threat remains
    Sep09

    AP Analysis: Putin hopes to achieve his goals in Ukraine with truce; military threat remains

    Ukraine’s last cease-fire collapsed quickly. …read more Source: FOX...

    AP Analysis: Putin pins his hopes to Ukraine truce
    Sep09

    AP Analysis: Putin pins his hopes to Ukraine truce

    Ukraine’s last cease-fire collapsed quickly. This one may last — because it’s in Russian President Vladimir Putin’s interests. …read more Source: Miami...

    AP Analysis: Putin pins his hopes to Ukraine truce
    Sep09

    AP Analysis: Putin pins his hopes to Ukraine truce

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s last cease-fire collapsed quickly. This one may last – because it’s in Russian President Vladimir Putin’s interests…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Dutch Experts To Release Preliminary Report On MH17 Crash
    Sep09

    Dutch Experts To Release Preliminary Report On MH17 Crash

    Dutch aviation experts investigating the crash of a Malaysian passenger jet during the armed conflict in eastern Ukraine plan to issue their preliminary findings on September 9. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...