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    Ukraine: Dozens of civilians killed in convoy
    Aug18

    Ukraine: Dozens of civilians killed in convoy

    Foreign Ministers of France Laurent Fabius, Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin, Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Russia Sergey Lavrov, from left, go for a walk before a meeting at the Guesthouse of Fore… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Russia Has Already Invaded Ukraine: Strobe Talbott
    Aug18

    Russia Has Already Invaded Ukraine: Strobe Talbott

    Strobe Talbott, one of America’s top Russian experts who translated Nikita Khrushchev’s memoirs into English, was Deputy Secretary of State from 1994-2001. He is presently President of the Brookings Institution and widely regarded as a potential secretary of state in a Hillary Clinton administration. He spoke with WorldPost editor...

    Ukraine separatists accused of striking civilian convoy; dozens dead
    Aug18

    Ukraine separatists accused of striking civilian convoy; dozens dead

    A convoy of civilians fleeing the fighting in eastern Ukraine was hit Monday by what Kiev authorities said was separatist rocket fire that killed dozens. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    France and Russia Can Agree on Building Amusement Parks, But Not Ending Ukraine’s Conflict
    Aug18

    France and Russia Can Agree on Building Amusement Parks, But Not Ending Ukraine’s Conflict

    Before Sunday’s four-party talks in Berlin began, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin tried to sample local European fare. He soon came across a menu item called “Baked Potato Paris-Moscow,” which comes with salad, smoked salmon, and dill mustard sauce, …read more Source: The New...

    Donetsk Separatists Introduce the Death Penalty for Treason
    Aug18

    Donetsk Separatists Introduce the Death Penalty for Treason

    The government of the breakaway region of Donetsk in Ukraine announced that it will introduce the death penalty for serious crimes, including treason, after the first meeting of the separatist Council of Ministers today. “A legislative act provides for the death penalty for the gravest crimes,” a press release on the Donetsk People’s...

    Ukraine: ‘Dozens’ of Civilians Killed in Convoy
    Aug18

    Ukraine: ‘Dozens’ of Civilians Killed in Convoy

    KIEV, Ukraine— “Dozens” of civilians were killed in a shelling attack Monday on a convoy of refugees trying to flee war-torn eastern Ukraine, a top Ukrainian official said. Both the government and the rebels traded blame for the attack. Col. Andriy Lysenko, a spokesman for Ukraine’s National Security Council, told reporters Monday he did...

    Ukraine: “Dozens” killed in refugee convoy shelling
    Aug18

    Ukraine: “Dozens” killed in refugee convoy shelling

    Both sides trade blame for attack on civilians fleeing war-torn region; attack was on road likely to be taken by Russian aid convoy …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian civilians killed in attack
    Aug18

    Ukrainian civilians killed in attack

    Civilians, including women and children, have been killed in an attack on a caravan of refugees in Ukraine’s eastern Luhansk region — Ukraine military. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Revolutionaries Surrender to Corruption
    Aug18

    Ukraine’s Revolutionaries Surrender to Corruption

    The heroes of Ukraine’s successful winter uprising are quitting the government jobs they took as rewards, now dissatisfied with the pace and radicalism of change. …read more Source:...

    Newspaper: Russia Might Ban Car Imports if Sanctions Escalate
    Aug18

    Newspaper: Russia Might Ban Car Imports if Sanctions Escalate

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia may tighten retaliatory sanctions against Western nations to include a ban on car imports, if the United States and the European Union impose additional sanctions on Moscow, daily newspaper Vedomosti reported on Monday. The impact of the measure on many foreign automakers would be softened because their factories...