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    Unarmed Australian police to help Dutch-led force secure Malaysian jet crash site
    Jul27

    Unarmed Australian police to help Dutch-led force secure Malaysian jet crash site

    Australia’s prime minister says unarmed Australian police will be sent to the Malaysian airliner’s crash site in rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine as part of a Dutch-led police force to secure the area and help recover victims’ remains. …read more Source: FOX...

    Dutch police travel to site of MH17 plane disaster
    Jul27

    Dutch police travel to site of MH17 plane disaster

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Dutch police are traveling to the scene of the Malaysian plane disaster in eastern Ukraine to secure the site, which investigators complain has already been compromised. Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over a part of eastern Ukraine controlled by pro-Russian separatists last week, killing nearly 300 people...

    Journalist detained Ukraine is freed
    Jul27

    Journalist detained Ukraine is freed

    A Ukrainian journalist who was detained Tuesday by pro-Russian separatists while working as a freelance producer for CNN has been freed. …read more Source:...

    Study: Embargo wouldn’t hurt Russia
    Jul27

    Study: Embargo wouldn’t hurt Russia

    A pro-Russian fighters’ APC stands abandoned near the city of Lisichansk, Luhansk region, eastern Ukraine Saturday, July 26, 2014. Volunteers from the Donbas Battalion, a volunteer militia for… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Francona: Putin’s real end game in Ukraine
    Jul27

    Francona: Putin’s real end game in Ukraine

    Rick Francona says the reported artillery firing from Russian territory is a sign Vladimir Putin has escalated the Ukraine battle …read more Source:...

    AP Analysis: Putin stays on offense in Ukraine
    Jul27

    AP Analysis: Putin stays on offense in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin might be expected to hunker down into defense mode as he is besieged by accusations of Russian involvement in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Fl… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Study: Embargo wouldn’t hurt Russia
    Jul27

    Study: Embargo wouldn’t hurt Russia

    European Union countries exported $583 million of military equipment to Russia last year, less than 1 percent of the nation’s $68 billion defense budget, according to a study by IHS Jane’s, which provides analysis on the defense industry and security issues. The propriety of arms sales to Russia was questioned last week as the U.S....

    Ukraine prepares offensive in hopes of retaking rebel stronghold of Donetsk
    Jul27

    Ukraine prepares offensive in hopes of retaking rebel stronghold of Donetsk

    By Ayse Wieting And David McHugh DONETSK, Ukraine — Ukrainian officials said their forces advanced to the outskirts of a key town north of Donetsk on Saturday as they try to retake the stronghold held for months by pro-Russia rebels. The move comes as Ukrainian forces appear to have gained some momentum recently by retaking control of...

    AP Analysis: Putin stays on offense in Ukraine
    Jul27

    AP Analysis: Putin stays on offense in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin might be expected to hunker down into defense mode as he is besieged by accusations of Russian involvement in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. Instead he has stayed on offense and appears to positioning for the long game…. …read more Source: Associated...

    AP Analysis: Putin likely to stay on offense in Ukraine in face of heavy pressure
    Jul27

    AP Analysis: Putin likely to stay on offense in Ukraine in face of heavy pressure

    Russian President Vladimir Putin might be expected to hunker down into defense mode as he is besieged by accusations of Russian involvement in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. …read more Source: FOX...