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    Kyiv: Russian Troops Spotted at 10 Sites Inside Ukraine
    Sep03

    Kyiv: Russian Troops Spotted at 10 Sites Inside Ukraine

    Ukraine says Russian troops have been spotted at 10 locations in Ukrainian territory, including two major cities controlled by pro-Russian rebels seeking autonomy from Ukrainian rule. Military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said Russia is continuing to concentrate soldiers and military hardware in six areas in the Donetsk region, including Donetsk city...

    More than a million Ukrainians have been displaced, UN says
    Sep03

    More than a million Ukrainians have been displaced, UN says

    The number of people that the agency officially counts as displaced inside Ukraine has nearly doubled in the past three weeks, to 260,000, but the actual number is much higher because many of those fleeing are staying with families and friends …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukraine, Caught in a Vise
    Sep03

    Ukraine, Caught in a Vise

    Behind the continuing military conflict in eastern Ukraine lies an economic split. The country is moving toward Europe, straining its longstanding ties with Russia. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine’s Dilemma: Talk With Rebels or Fight With Russia
    Sep03

    Ukraine’s Dilemma: Talk With Rebels or Fight With Russia

    A peace deal could involve ceding control over Ukraine’s eastern regions to Moscow-backed separatists, but a war of attrition with Russia would risk further loss of territory and life. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Video Shows Ukraine Soldiers ‘Abuse’
    Sep03

    Video Shows Ukraine Soldiers ‘Abuse’

    Ukraine’s defence minister has accused Russia of launching a “great war” that could claim tens of thousands of lives. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Putin aide: ‘2 weeks to Kiev’ remark out of context
    Sep03

    Putin aide: ‘2 weeks to Kiev’ remark out of context

    Comment’s by President Vladimir Putin that Russia could capture Ukraine’s capital Kiev within two weeks were taken out of context. …read more Source:...

    Obama Seeks to Reassure NATO Allies on Ukraine
    Sep03

    Obama Seeks to Reassure NATO Allies on Ukraine

    U.S. President Barack Obama has left Washington on a four-day European trip aimed at reassuring NATO allies of active U.S. support, as regional tensions over Russia’s role in Ukraine continue to rise. Obama will hold a full day of talks Wednesday in the Estonian capital with the presidents of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. The meetings in...

    More Than a Million Ukrainians Have Been Displaced, U.N. Says
    Sep03

    More Than a Million Ukrainians Have Been Displaced, U.N. Says

    An estimated 260,000 people have fled to different regions of the country, and 814,000 have left the country to escape the fighting. …read more Source: The New York...

    World War 3 Rumors: NATO to Oppose Russian Aggression, Obama Says
    Sep03

    World War 3 Rumors: NATO to Oppose Russian Aggression, Obama Says

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Confronted by a Kremlin-backed military offensive in Ukraine, President Barack Obama and Western allies will approve plans this week to position at least 4,000 troops and military equipment in Eastern Europe, bolstering NATO’s security commitments to nervous member states near the Russian border. Ahead of a high-stakes...

    Ukraine may need bigger bailout: IMF
    Sep03

    Ukraine may need bigger bailout: IMF

    The IMF warned that Ukraine may need as much as $19 billion in additional financing from donors if its conflict continues. …read more Source:...