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    Why the U.S. avoids calling Russia’s actions in Ukraine an ‘invasion’
    Aug30

    Why the U.S. avoids calling Russia’s actions in Ukraine an ‘invasion’

    U.S. President Barack Obama treaded carefully when asked whether Russia’s recent actions in Ukraine should be considered an invasion, an indication of how the White House continues to judiciously avoid the use of the word fearing its geo-political ramifications. …read more Source:...

    EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia
    Aug30

    EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia

    EU sanctions would aim at inflicting more economic pain in hopes of changing what is viewed as Russian meddling in Ukraine. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine: Fighter jet shot down by missile
    Aug30

    Ukraine: Fighter jet shot down by missile

    Ukrainian forces’ claim comes as NATO estimates at least 1,000 Russian soldiers are in the country, which Russia denies …read more Source:...

    Russian-backed separatists aim to push west along Ukraine’s coast
    Aug30

    Russian-backed separatists aim to push west along Ukraine’s coast

    Their tanks bearing the flag of their would-be state, Russian-backed separatists held control Friday over this coastal town on the new front in the Ukraine conflict and announced their intention to keep pushing west toward a major port city. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukrainian civilian plane crashes in Algeria
    Aug30

    Ukrainian civilian plane crashes in Algeria

    A Ukrainian civilian cargo plane crashed in the mountains near the far southern desert city of Tamanrasset in the early hours of the morning Saturday, reported the state news agency. …read more Source: Miami...

    EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia
    Aug30

    EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia

    European Union leaders are poised to slap additional sanctions on Russia because of what they condemn as a continued destabilization of Ukraine and a deepening military involvement by Moscow. …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukrainian civilian plane crashes in Algeria
    Aug30

    Ukrainian civilian plane crashes in Algeria

    ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — A Ukrainian civilian cargo plane crashed in the mountains near the far southern desert city of Tamanrasset in the early hours of the morning Saturday, reported the state news agency. The Antonov An-12 carrying seven crew members was on its way to Equatorial Guinea when it went down at about 2:40 a.m. about 15 kilometers (9...

    Ukrainian plane crashes in Algeria; search on for 7 crew members
    Aug30

    Ukrainian plane crashes in Algeria; search on for 7 crew members

    Algeria’s state news service is reporting that a Ukrainian civilian cargo plane has crashed in the mountains near the southern city of Tamanrasset. …read more Source: FOX...

    EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia
    Aug30

    EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia

    BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are poised to slap additional sanctions on Russia because of what they condemn as a continued destabilization of Ukraine and a deepening military involvement by Moscow. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    EU leaders set to decide new Russia sanctions as Ukrainian President Poroshenko seeks support
    Aug30

    EU leaders set to decide new Russia sanctions as Ukrainian President Poroshenko seeks support

    European Union leaders are poised to slap additional sanctions on Russia because of what they condemn as a continued destabilization of Ukraine and a deepening military involvement by Moscow. …read more Source: FOX...