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    Ukrainian govt troops inch closer to rebel city
    Aug19

    Ukrainian govt troops inch closer to rebel city

    Government troops inch closer to rebel-held city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Says Fighting Halts Recovery Of Bodies From Refugee Convoy Attack
    Aug19

    Ukraine Says Fighting Halts Recovery Of Bodies From Refugee Convoy Attack

    By Natalia Zinets and Richard Balmforth KIEV, Aug 19 (Reuters) – Fifteen bodies have been recovered from the site of an artillery strike on a refugee bus convoy in east Ukraine, but further operations have been suspended due to renewed fighting in the area, a Ukrainian military spokesman said on Tuesday. The Kiev military has said...

    Germany’s Merkel to visit Ukraine on Saturday
    Aug19

    Germany’s Merkel to visit Ukraine on Saturday

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel will travel to Kiev on Saturday and meet with top officials, making her first visit to Ukraine since the crisis there erupted. …read more Source: Miami...

    German Chancellor Merkel to visit Ukraine on Saturday, 1st visit since crisis erupted
    Aug19

    German Chancellor Merkel to visit Ukraine on Saturday, 1st visit since crisis erupted

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel will travel to Kiev on Saturday and meet with top officials, making her first visit to Ukraine since the crisis there erupted. …read more Source: FOX...

    Kyiv Says Battle Moves Into Rebel Stronghold Of Luhansk
    Aug19

    Kyiv Says Battle Moves Into Rebel Stronghold Of Luhansk

    ​A spokesman for Kyiv’s military says government forces on August 19 were fighting pro-Russian separatists within Luhansk, one of two rebel-held cities in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    15 bodies recovered in Ukraine
    Aug19

    15 bodies recovered in Ukraine

    Ukrainian soldiers have recovered 15 bodies from Monday’s attack on a refugee convoy in the eastern Luhansk region. …read more Source:...

    Troops inch closer to rebel-held city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine
    Aug19

    Troops inch closer to rebel-held city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine

    The Ukrainian government has captured most of a town near Donetsk, tightening the noose around the key rebel-held stronghold, officials said on Tuesday. …read more Source: CTV...

    Merkel, Seeking an End to Conflict in Ukraine, Plans Trip to Kiev
    Aug19

    Merkel, Seeking an End to Conflict in Ukraine, Plans Trip to Kiev

    The German chancellor plans to meet with the Ukrainian president and other officials in hopes of brokering an end to the fighting along the border with Russia. …read more Source: The New York...

    Troops inch closer to rebel-held city of Donetsk in east Ukraine
    Aug19

    Troops inch closer to rebel-held city of Donetsk in east Ukraine

    The Ukrainian government has captured most of a town near Donetsk, tightening the noose around the key rebel-held stronghold, officials said on Tuesday. …read more Source: CTV...

    In Ukraine, Government, Rebels Trade Blame for Civilian Deaths
    Aug19

    In Ukraine, Government, Rebels Trade Blame for Civilian Deaths

    Pro-Moscow separatists and Ukrainian government officials are swapping accusations over who was behind a rocket strike on a convoy of civilians as it left the eastern city of Luhansk. The circumstances remain murky and the allegations being made by the combatants can’t be independently verified. Ukraine’s security spokesman Colonel...