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    Fighting outside rebel-held Ukrainian city kills 9 government troops
    Aug20

    Fighting outside rebel-held Ukrainian city kills 9 government troops

    A Ukrainian official says nine troops were killed in overnight fighting in the streets of the town of Ilovaysk, which lies just east of the rebel stronghold Donetsk. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s dying rebel capital seeks normal life against the soundscape of war
    Aug20

    Ukraine’s dying rebel capital seeks normal life against the soundscape of war

    It has been weeks since Donetsk last had a traffic jam. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s rebel capital seeks ersatz normality
    Aug20

    Ukraine’s rebel capital seeks ersatz normality

    The regular rumble on the edge of this besieged city in eastern Ukraine is a constant reminder of the government’s effort to shell armed pro-Russian separatists out of their stronghold. Rebel leaders announced months ago that they would raise funds by levying taxes from local businesses, but almost all private enterprises have ceased to...

    Ukraine’s Rebel Capital Seeks Ersatz Normality
    Aug20

    Ukraine’s Rebel Capital Seeks Ersatz Normality

    (DONETSK, Ukraine) — It has been weeks since Donetsk last had a traffic jam. MoreRebels in Besieged Ukrainian City Reportedly Being ReinforcedUkraine: ‘Dozens’ of Civilians Killed in Convoy’Turning Point’: Elders, Clergy Help to Calm Ferguson Protests NBC NewsSeeing Green: How Pot Delivery Apps Stay Above the Law NBC NewsTime Is...

    Ukraine’s dying rebel capital seeks normal life against the soundscape of war
    Aug20

    Ukraine’s dying rebel capital seeks normal life against the soundscape of war

    As fighting edges closer to the centre, hundreds of thousands have fled a city once home to one million people …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Fighting outside key Ukrainian city kills 9 troops
    Aug20

    Fighting outside key Ukrainian city kills 9 troops

    A Ukrainian official says nine troops were killed in overnight fighting in the streets of the town of Ilovaysk, which lies just east of the rebel stronghold Donetsk. …read more Source: Miami...

    Chinese, Russian Media Turn Criticisms Back on U.S.
    Aug20

    Chinese, Russian Media Turn Criticisms Back on U.S.

    (BEIJING) — Chinese and Russian state media have seized on the U.S. police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old and ensuing protests to fire back at Washington’s criticisms of their own governments, portraying the United States as a land of inequality and brutal police tactics. MoreRebels in Besieged Ukrainian City Reportedly Being...

    Stalin Tower Painted In Ukrainian Blue And Yellow
    Aug20

    Stalin Tower Painted In Ukrainian Blue And Yellow

    Audacious vandals added a Ukrainian flair to one of Stalin’s “seven sisters” in Moscow’s skyline. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s rebel capital seeks ersatz normality
    Aug20

    Ukraine’s rebel capital seeks ersatz normality

    It has been weeks since Donetsk last had a traffic jam. …read more Source: Miami...

    Calsberg Hurt by Russia, Ukraine
    Aug20

    Calsberg Hurt by Russia, Ukraine

    Danish brewer Carlsberg warned that problems in Russia and Ukraine will have a bigger impact on full-year earnings than previously expected, even as it posted slightly higher second-quarter net profit. …read more Source: The Wall Street...