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    Ukraine says pro-Russian rebels killed ‘dozens’ of civilian refugees near Russian border
    Aug18

    Ukraine says pro-Russian rebels killed ‘dozens’ of civilian refugees near Russian border

    “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. …read more Source: FOX...

    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...

    Grief, relief as ravaged Ukrainian town rebuilds
    Aug18

    Grief, relief as ravaged Ukrainian town rebuilds

    After months of rebel occupation and weeks of Ukrainian liberation, the residents of this shell-shocked border town say they hope simply to rebuild their former lives — but fear that war could return to their doorstep. …read more Source: Miami...

    Grief, relief as ravaged Ukrainian town rebuilds
    Aug18

    Grief, relief as ravaged Ukrainian town rebuilds

    LYSYCHANSK, Ukraine (AP) — After months of rebel occupation and weeks of Ukrainian liberation, the residents of this shell-shocked border town say they hope simply to rebuild their former lives — but fear that war could return to their doorstep. Many homes and entire neighborhoods bear scars from the two-day fight for Lysychansk, a...

    Will Ukraine Relief Rally Last?
    Aug18

    Will Ukraine Relief Rally Last?

    It’s a crisis with a bumpy road ahead. But one issue at least may have been resolved. Russia and Ukraine have been at loggerheads over this Russian aid convoy carrying water, food and medicine – it’s been stranded close to the border for days. Kiev said the trucks could be a way to get weapons to rebels. But following talks...

    Cheesed-Off Russia Turns to Switzerland
    Aug18

    Cheesed-Off Russia Turns to Switzerland

    Non EU member Switzerland has not imposed sanctions on Russia – a situation that does not please its biggest trading partner, the European Union. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Refugees Fleeing Ukraine’s Luhansk Attacked
    Aug18

    Refugees Fleeing Ukraine’s Luhansk Attacked

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    Amid shattered glass and lives, shell-shocked Lysychansk rebuilds after Ukraine ousts rebels
    Aug18

    Amid shattered glass and lives, shell-shocked Lysychansk rebuilds after Ukraine ousts rebels

    After months of rebel occupation and weeks of Ukrainian liberation, the residents of this shell-shocked border town say they hope simply to rebuild their former lives — but fear that war could return to their doorstep. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine to pull out most peacekeepers out of NATO’s  Kosovo mission
    Aug18

    Ukraine to pull out most peacekeepers out of NATO’s Kosovo mission

    NATO in Kosovo says Ukraine will pull out most of its troops from its peacekeeping mission in the Balkan country by the end of the month. …read more Source: FOX...

    ‘Dozens’ of fleeing civilians killed by rebels rockets, Ukraine says
    Aug18

    ‘Dozens’ of fleeing civilians killed by rebels rockets, Ukraine says

    “Dozens” of civilians were killed in a rebel shelling attack Monday on a convoy of refugees trying to flee war-torn eastern Ukraine, a top Ukrainian defence official said. …read more Source: CTV...