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    Now You See It, Now You Don’t: Rewriting The Ukraine Crisis
    Jul25

    Now You See It, Now You Don’t: Rewriting The Ukraine Crisis

    Getting the story straight on Ukraine is already hard. But the task is made even more difficult by information posted on the Internet that is subsequently “disappeared.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia fires artillery over border at Ukrainian targets
    Jul25

    Russia fires artillery over border at Ukrainian targets

    U.S. officials call Russian military action a ‘clear escalation’ of hostilities. …read more Source: USA...

    Dempsey: Putin may light fire and lose control
    Jul25

    Dempsey: Putin may light fire and lose control

    Speaking at the Aspen Security Forum, Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey touched on the ongoing situation in Ukraine, including talks with NATO allies about increasing readiness. (July 25) …read more Source: USA...

    MH17 Photos Show Crash Site Unguarded As European Monitors Arrive
    Jul25

    MH17 Photos Show Crash Site Unguarded As European Monitors Arrive

    European monitors arrived Friday at the site of the MH17 crash in eastern Ukraine as new photos emerged of wreckage that appeared to be left unguarded by both monitors, and pro-Russia separatists who have been reported to have barred access to parts of the crash site. …read more Source: International Business...

    Russian execs fear lasting damage from plane crash
    Jul25

    Russian execs fear lasting damage from plane crash

    MOSCOW (AP) — Having for months dismissed Western sanctions on Russia as toothless, business leaders here are now afraid that the crash of the Malaysian jetliner will bring about an internatio… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Ukraine says overnight rebel attacks on border crossing come from Russian side
    Jul25

    Ukraine says overnight rebel attacks on border crossing come from Russian side

    MOSCOW — The Ukrainian army on Friday claimed that soldiers came under artillery fire from the Russian side of the border overnight and were attacked by rebels in several other places in the restive east. Ukrainian forces are trying to close in on the rebels, cutting them off from the border with Russia which Kyiv believes is the source of...

    Russian execs fear lasting damage from plane crash
    Jul25

    Russian execs fear lasting damage from plane crash

    MOSCOW (AP) — Having for months dismissed Western sanctions on Russia as toothless, business leaders here are now afraid that the crash of the Malaysian jetliner will bring about an international isolation that will cause serious and lasting economic damage. “Over the past few months, there was a sense that Mr. Putin acted decisively,...

    French president says no survivors in Air Algerie crash
    Jul25

    French president says no survivors in Air Algerie crash

    PARIS — French president Francois Hollande announced Friday that there were no survivors in the crash of an Air Algeria MD-83 aircraft. The jetliner carrying 116 people — including five Canadians — crashed Thursday in a rainstorm over restive Mali, and its wreckage was found near the border of neighbouring Burkina Faso. It was...

    Ukraine Says 325 Troops Killed Fighting Rebels In East
    Jul25

    Ukraine Says 325 Troops Killed Fighting Rebels In East

    The Ukrainian military says 325 soldiers and officers have been killed since the “antiterrorist” operation was launched in the country’s eastern regions of Luhansk and Donetsk more than two months ago. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    To punish Russia, Europe must be prepared to suffer
    Jul25

    To punish Russia, Europe must be prepared to suffer

    For months, the West has struggled to take a strong stand against Russia for its incursion into Ukraine. …read more Source:...