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    Ukraine, ISIS loom large as Obama starts Europe trip
    Sep03

    Ukraine, ISIS loom large as Obama starts Europe trip

    President will reassure Baltic leaders nervous about Ukraine crisis and seek to shore up allied support for fight against ISIS …read more Source:...

    Putin’s spokesman: Putin, Poroshenko discuss peace settlement in Ukraine
    Sep03

    Putin’s spokesman: Putin, Poroshenko discuss peace settlement in Ukraine

    A spokesman for the Russian president says Vladimir Putin has discussed a peace settlement in eastern Ukraine with President Petro Poroshenko and found that they “largely share views” on ways out of the crisis. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russia’s RIA Novosti news agency says remains of its photojournalist found in eastern Ukraine
    Sep03

    Russia’s RIA Novosti news agency says remains of its photojournalist found in eastern Ukraine

    Russia’s state-owned RIA Novosti news agency says one of its photojournalists has died in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russian news agency says remains of its photojournalist found in eastern Ukraine
    Sep03

    Russian news agency says remains of its photojournalist found in eastern Ukraine

    Andrei Stenin went missing in early August, his whereabouts unknown …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Putin, Poroshenko ‘largely share views’ on end to fighting in Ukraine
    Sep03

    Putin, Poroshenko ‘largely share views’ on end to fighting in Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has discussed a peace settlement in eastern Ukraine with President Petro Poroshenko and found that they “largely share views” on ways out of the crisis, Putin’s spokesman was quoted as saying on Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now
    Sep03

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

    1. A video released on Tuesday by ISIS appears to show the murder of American journalist Steven Sotloff. 2. Over one million people have been displaced as a result of the crisis in Ukraine, according to the UN refugee agency. 3. Obama announced he was sending an additional 350 troops to protect the U.S. embassy in Iraq, bringing the total number...

    Putin, Poroshenko discuss settlement in Ukraine
    Sep03

    Putin, Poroshenko discuss settlement in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has discussed a peace settlement in eastern Ukraine with President Petro Poroshenko and found that they “largely share views” on ways out of the crisis, Putin’s spokesman was quoted as saying on Wednesday. Ukraine and the West have accused Russia of sending its troops and weapons to...

    Russian photojournalist killed in eastern Ukraine
    Sep03

    Russian photojournalist killed in eastern Ukraine

    MOSCOW — Russia’s state-owned RIA Novosti news agency says one of its photojournalists has died in eastern Ukraine.Andrei Stenin went missing in early August, his whereabouts unknown.The agency’s director-general, Dmitry Kiselyov, said in a statement on Wednesday that the remains in a charred car found outside the rebel stronghold of...

    Ukrainian Checkpoint Empty Outside Donetsk
    Sep03

    Ukrainian Checkpoint Empty Outside Donetsk

    Workers cleared an abandoned Ukrainian checkpoint near the village of Olenivka in the Donetsk region on September 2. Remains of armored vehicles were scattered across the road at the checkpoint, situated en route from Donetsk to the southeastern port city of Mariupol. The Ukrainian army used Olenivka as a base for attacks on separatist forces in...

    Russian President Vladimir Putin, Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko Discuss Peace Settlement
    Sep03

    Russian President Vladimir Putin, Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko Discuss Peace Settlement

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has discussed a peace settlement in eastern Ukraine with President Petro Poroshenko and found that they “largely share views” on ways out of the crisis, Putin’s spokesman was quoted as saying on Wednesday. Putin and Poroshenko met last week for talks which mainly highlighted the...