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    Under Military Plan, U.S. Could Help Ukraine Target Rebels’ Missiles
    Jul26

    Under Military Plan, U.S. Could Help Ukraine Target Rebels’ Missiles

    A proposal would let the Obama administration give precise locations of surface-to-air missiles controlled by Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine so the Ukrainian government could target them. …read more Source: The New York...

    Russia enraged over new round of economic sanctions
    Jul26

    Russia enraged over new round of economic sanctions

    Russia enraged over new round of Ukraine-related sanctions imposed by the European Union …read more Source: USA...

    As Scary As The World Is Right Now, Here’s Why It’s Different From The Outbreak Of WWI
    Jul26

    As Scary As The World Is Right Now, Here’s Why It’s Different From The Outbreak Of WWI

    With the world caught in a series of potential proxy wars from Ukraine to the Middle East and tensions ratcheting in East Asia and elsewhere, many have compared the present to 1914, when a trigger event in Sarajevo activated military alliances and led to a devastating global war. Especially on the 100-year anniversary of the start of World War I,...

    Ukraine’s separatist stronghold girds for key battle
    Jul26

    Ukraine’s separatist stronghold girds for key battle

    Residents try to maintain a normal life in a city that may be soon under siege. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine prepares offensive in hopes of retaking Donetsk
    Jul26

    Ukraine prepares offensive in hopes of retaking Donetsk

    Move comes as Ukrainian forces appear to have gained some momentum recently by retaking control of territory from the rebels …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Explosions Echo in Eastern Ukraine City; Russia Denounces EU Sanctions
    Jul26

    Explosions Echo in Eastern Ukraine City; Russia Denounces EU Sanctions

    Fighting erupted in Donetsk Saturday as the Ukrainian army pressed insurgents who have bolstered defenses in the rebel-controlled eastern Ukrainian city after a string of defeats. Russia, meanwhile, angrily criticized new sanctions imposed by the European Union following the downing of Malaysia Airline Flight 17, which crashed July 17 not far...

    Ukraine Launches Offensive to Retake Donetsk
    Jul26

    Ukraine Launches Offensive to Retake Donetsk

    KIEV, Ukraine— A Ukrainian security spokesman says government forces advanced to the outskirts of a key town in an effort to go after pro-Russian separatists in one of their main strongholds. National security spokesman Andriy Lysenko said Ukrainian forces were outside Horlikva north of the main regional center of Donetsk. Lysenko said at a...

    Ukraine launches offensive to retake rebel stronghold of Donetsk
    Jul26

    Ukraine launches offensive to retake rebel stronghold of Donetsk

    A Ukrainian security spokesman says government forces advanced to the outskirts of a key town in an effort to go after pro-Russian separatists in one of their main strongholds. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine launches offensive to retake Donetsk
    Jul26

    Ukraine launches offensive to retake Donetsk

    A Ukrainian security spokesman says government forces advanced to the outskirts of a key town in an effort to go after pro-Russian separatists in one of their main strongholds. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia says E.U. sanctions will be ‘greeted enthusiastically’ by international terrorists
    Jul26

    Russia says E.U. sanctions will be ‘greeted enthusiastically’ by international terrorists

    MOSCOW — Russia lashed out Saturday at the latest round of Ukraine-related sanctions imposed by the European Union, saying they endanger the fight against international terrorism, and accused the United States of spreading flagrant lies about Russia’s alleged involvement in the downing of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine. The EU...