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    Strategic Ukraine town under rebel control
    Aug28

    Strategic Ukraine town under rebel control

    Local residents look at a burned car, hit by shelling in the town of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. The Obama administration accused Russia on Wednesday of orchestrating a… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Strategic Ukraine town under rebel control
    Aug28

    Strategic Ukraine town under rebel control

    NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine (AP) — The strategically positioned southeastern Ukraine town of Novoazovsk appears firmly under the control of Russia-backed separatists as concerns grow about the opening of a new front in the Ukraine conflict. Novoazovsk, which lies along the road connecting Russia to the Russia-annexed Crimean peninsula, had come under...

    Strategic Ukraine town under rebel control
    Aug28

    Strategic Ukraine town under rebel control

    The strategically positioned southeastern Ukraine town of Novoazovsk appears firmly under the control of Russia-backed separatists as concerns grow about the opening of a new front in the Ukraine conflict. …read more Source: Miami...

    Strategic Ukraine town under rebel control; 11 reported killed in Donetsk shelling
    Aug28

    Strategic Ukraine town under rebel control; 11 reported killed in Donetsk shelling

    The strategically positioned southeastern Ukraine town of Novoazovsk appears firmly under the control of Russia-backed separatists as concerns grow about the opening of a new front in the Ukraine conflict. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russian Court Orders Psychiatric Examination For Ukrainian Officer
    Aug28

    Russian Court Orders Psychiatric Examination For Ukrainian Officer

    A Russian court has refused to free a Ukrainian Air Force officer on bail and ordered her to be sent to Moscow for a psychiatric examination. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now
    Aug28

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

    Good morning! Here’s what people will be talking about Thursday: 1. The conflict in eastern Ukraine is heating up with new reports that pro-Russian rebels are moving into the southeastern Ukrainian town of Novoazovsk. Two seperate militia members told Reuters that military equipment is also being sent across the border. 2. Australian...

    Russian forces back Ukraine separatists
    Aug28

    Russian forces back Ukraine separatists

    Separatist forces in eastern Ukraine, backed by Russian tanks and armored personnel carriers, battled government forces on two fronts Thursday, a Ukrainian military official said. …read more Source:...

    UK Institute Says There Is Proof Russia Is Sending Battle Tanks Into Eastern Ukraine
    Aug28

    UK Institute Says There Is Proof Russia Is Sending Battle Tanks Into Eastern Ukraine

    A London-based institute has claimed that it has identified Russian battle tanks inside eastern Ukraine, adding that the only way they would have made it across the Ukrainian border is if they were procured from the Russian army by pro-Moscow rebels. Russia has consistently denied supplying arms and military equipment to the region’s...

    Ukraine Accuses Russia of Territorial Incursions
    Aug28

    Ukraine Accuses Russia of Territorial Incursions

    Ukraine has accused Russia of a new military incursion into its territory, hours after the presidents of both countries agreed to work toward ending a pro-Russian rebellion in eastern Ukraine. Kyiv says Russian soldiers in military vehicles crossed the border into eastern Ukraine Wednesday, near the place where Ukraine detained a group of Russian...

    Russia opening new, third front in eastern Ukraine war
    Aug28

    Russia opening new, third front in eastern Ukraine war

    DONETSK, Ukraine — Determined to preserve the pro-Russian revolt in eastern Ukraine, Russia reinforced what Western and Ukrainian officials described as a stealth invasion Wednesday, sending armored troops across the border as it expanded the conflict to a new section of Ukrainian territory. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...