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    Ukraine: rebels fire on border guard vessel
    Sep01

    Ukraine: rebels fire on border guard vessel

    A burned trolleybus is seen near Donetsk train station after shelling, Donetsk, Ukraine, Saturday, Aug.30, 2014. Heavy shelling from an unknown source hit a railway station and a nearby market… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Rebels attack border guard vessel in Ukraine
    Sep01

    Rebels attack border guard vessel in Ukraine

    The attack comes as Russian President Vladimir Putin called on Ukrained to begin talks on a political solution to the crisis …read more Source:...

    Putin Calls for Talks on “Statehood” in Eastern Ukraine
    Sep01

    Putin Calls for Talks on “Statehood” in Eastern Ukraine

    A walk along these embattled streets offers a look into everyday life in eastern Ukraine. Now, Russian President Vladimir Putin, who the West accuses of aiding pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine inciting violence in the country… is calling for talks of “statehood” in the east. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Ukraine Swaps 9 Paratroopers To Russia For 63 Soldiers
    Sep01

    Ukraine Swaps 9 Paratroopers To Russia For 63 Soldiers

    Ukraine and Russia agreed to a troop exchange Sunday. Ukraine released nine Russian paratroopers in exchange for 63 Ukrainian soldiers, Reuters reported. The paratroopers reportedly got lost and entered Ukrainian territory, ITAR-Tass said. …read more Source: International Business...

    Kiev Loses More Ground to Rebels
    Sep01

    Kiev Loses More Ground to Rebels

    Government forces lost more ground to Russian-backed separatists in heavy fighting in eastern Ukraine a day after European leaders threatened to impose more sanctions on Moscow if it doesn’t end its support for the rebels. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Putin calls for immediate talks with Ukraine
    Sep01

    Putin calls for immediate talks with Ukraine

    The Russian president urged discussion on a political solution to the crisis in comments made to the national TV network Channel 1 on Sunday. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Sen. John McCain Warns Doing Nothing Will Just Encourage Russia’s Putin
    Sep01

    Sen. John McCain Warns Doing Nothing Will Just Encourage Russia’s Putin

    Sen. John McCain Sunday warned failure to stop Russian President Vladimir Putin’s “invasion” of Ukraine now will just encourage him to be more aggressive in Eastern Europe. McCain (R-Ariz.) said on CBS’ “Face the Nation” Crimea was just a first step and “Moldova and the Baltics” could be next....

    Ukraine Says Naval Ship In Flames After Attack By Rebels
    Sep01

    Ukraine Says Naval Ship In Flames After Attack By Rebels

    A Ukrainian naval vessel was in flames in the Azov Sea after being attacked by artillery from pro-Russian separatists along the shore. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Op-Ed Contributor: Arm Ukraine or Surrender
    Sep01

    Op-Ed Contributor: Arm Ukraine or Surrender

    The West must back Kiev militarily or back down from Russia. …read more Source: The New York...

    Russian troops kill ‘hundreds’ of Ukrainian soldiers: report
    Sep01

    Russian troops kill ‘hundreds’ of Ukrainian soldiers: report

    Russian “soldiers” have been accused of massacring “hundreds” of Ukrainian fighters fleeing a town east of Donetsk. …read more Source: New York Daily...