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    Top Ukraine Rebel Leader Says Troops Training In Russia
    Aug16

    Top Ukraine Rebel Leader Says Troops Training In Russia

    DONETSK, Ukraine, Aug 16 (Reuters) – Ukrainian rebels are receiving new military equipment and troops trained in Russia, and will launch a major counter-offensive against government forces, a separatist leader said in a video released on Saturday. The four-month conflict in eastern Ukraine has reached a critical phase, with Kiev and Western...

    Missouri Protests, India Independence Day And A Supermoon: Week In Photos, Aug. 10 – 17
    Aug16

    Missouri Protests, India Independence Day And A Supermoon: Week In Photos, Aug. 10 – 17

    Nothing quite compares to the power of a photograph to communicate the goings on in the world. Ranging from the serious to the silly, these photos offer peeks into what happened around the globe this week.1. A girl plays with a dog as a perigee moon, also known as a supermoon, rises in Madrid on August 10, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)2. A man...

    Russian Convoy Waits At Ukraine Border, Kiev Delivers Its Own Aid To East
    Aug16

    Russian Convoy Waits At Ukraine Border, Kiev Delivers Its Own Aid To East

    KAMENSK-SHAKHTINSKY, Russia (AP) — Hundreds of trucks in a Russian aid convoy waited Saturday near the Ukrainian border as complicated procedures drag on for allowing them into eastern Ukraine to help civilians suffering amid fighting between Ukrainian forces and separatists. Ukrainian officials are concerned that the mission including around 200...

    Skirmishes in Ukraine but No Sign of Conflict Widening
    Aug16

    Skirmishes in Ukraine but No Sign of Conflict Widening

    Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian separatists fought skirmishes near the Russian border on Saturday but there was no sign of the conflict widening after Kiev said it partially destroyed an armored column that had crossed the border from Russia. The report of the attack on the armored column on Friday triggered a sell-off in the U.S. dollar and...

    Ukrainian Artist Still Missing After Lampooning Separatists
    Aug16

    Ukrainian Artist Still Missing After Lampooning Separatists

    A Ukrainian artist who displayed antiseparatist installations in the streets of Donetsk has been missing for over a week. Serhiy Zakharov’s friends say he is being held by the insurgents and fear for his life. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Analysis: Ukraine attack on convoy sends tough message
    Aug16

    Analysis: Ukraine attack on convoy sends tough message

    Meanwhile, aid convoy remained idled near Ukrainian border on Saturday. …read more Source: USA...

    Russian aid convoy waits near Ukraine
    Aug16

    Russian aid convoy waits near Ukraine

    Hundreds of trucks in a Russian aid convoy are waiting near the Ukrainian border as complicated procedures drag on for allowing them into eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russian aid convoy for eastern Ukraine waits near border
    Aug16

    Russian aid convoy for eastern Ukraine waits near border

    Hundreds of trucks in a Russian aid convoy waited Saturday near the Ukrainian border as complicated procedures drag on for allowing them into eastern Ukraine to help civilians suffering amid fighting between Ukrainian forces and separatists. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russian aid convoy for eastern Ukraine waits near border
    Aug16

    Russian aid convoy for eastern Ukraine waits near border

    Ukrainian officials are concerned that the mission including around 200 trucks could be a guise for Russia to send in equipment for the rebels …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Skirmishes in Ukraine but No Sign of Conflict Widening
    Aug16

    Skirmishes in Ukraine but No Sign of Conflict Widening

    Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian separatists fought skirmishes near the Russian border on Saturday but there was no sign of the conflict widening after Kiev said it partially destroyed an armored column that had crossed the border from Russia. The report of the attack on the armored column on Friday triggered a sell-off in the U.S. dollar and...