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    Ukraine claims to have captured 10 Russian soldiers near border
    Aug26

    Ukraine claims to have captured 10 Russian soldiers near border

    Ukraine is claiming that its forces have captured 10 Russian soldiers in an eastern region where the Ukrainian troops are fighting pro-Russia separatists. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine claims capture of 10 Russian soldiers
    Aug26

    Ukraine claims capture of 10 Russian soldiers

    Ukraine is claiming that its forces have captured 10 Russian soldiers in an eastern region where the Ukrainian troops are fighting pro-Russia separatists. …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukrainian President dissolves parliament
    Aug26

    Ukrainian President dissolves parliament

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko announced Monday that he has dissolved the nation’s parliament. …read more Source:...

    A 24-Step Plan to Resolve the Ukraine Crisis
    Aug26

    A 24-Step Plan to Resolve the Ukraine Crisis

    Vladimir Putin may be meeting with his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko for peace talks in Belarus on Tuesday, but the conflict between the two countries, and more broadly between Russia and the West, is in fact escalating, with Russia most recently sending aid convoys and apparent military equipment and armored vehicles into Ukrainian...

    Russia, Ukraine Leaders to Meet in New Peace Push
    Aug26

    Russia, Ukraine Leaders to Meet in New Peace Push

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko meets Tuesday with Russian President Vladimir Putin, as Kyiv levels new accusations against Moscow of fueling a pro-Russian insurgency in eastern Ukraine. The meeting in Minsk, Belarus, which also includes senior European Union officials, represents a fresh diplomatic push to end five months of fighting that...

    Ukraine parliamentary election set for October 26
    Aug26

    Ukraine parliamentary election set for October 26

    President Petro Poroshenko dissolved Ukraine’s parliament on Monday and announced an election on October 26. …read more Source:...

    Tourism suffers in Crimea as Ukraine shuns breakaway region
    Aug26

    Tourism suffers in Crimea as Ukraine shuns breakaway region

    KERCH, Crimea — International cruise lines have stopped docking at Yalta, and Ukrainians have boycotted the peninsula’s once-popular Black Sea beaches. But ferry dockworker Andrey Shpachenko has been doing well despite the poor tourist season. His earnings at the company that ferries passengers to and from Crimea and Russia have …...

    Ukraine accuses Russia of moving arms over border
    Aug26

    Ukraine accuses Russia of moving arms over border

    Moscow — Ukraine accused Russia of sending separatist fighters and an armored column into its embattled eastern region on Monday, describing the incursion as an attempt to open up a second front in the conflict now that pro-Russia forces are bottled up in their last two strongholds. Two of the 10 tanks in the armored convoy that entered...

    Ukrainian president dissolves parliament, calls October election
    Aug26

    Ukrainian president dissolves parliament, calls October election

    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. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Entente Cordiale: The US and Iran in the Middle East
    Aug26

    Entente Cordiale: The US and Iran in the Middle East

    A year after the election of reformist Hassan Rouahni, Tehran and Washington have entered a de facto entente. While the ongoing nuclear negotiations are yet to produce a permanent deal, both sides have stepped up their assistance to the Shia-dominated government in Baghdad and the Kurdish regional government in Iraq. Just like how Washington and...