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    ‘High Probability’ Russia Will Invade Ukraine, NATO Warns
    Aug11

    ‘High Probability’ Russia Will Invade Ukraine, NATO Warns

    (Reuters) – NATO said on Monday there was a “high probability” that Russia could launch an invasion of Ukraine, where the government said its troops have been closing in on Donetsk, the main city held by pro-Russian rebels. Kiev said it was in the “final stages” of recapturing Donetsk, by far the biggest city under...

    ‘High probability’ Russia will invade Ukraine, NATO chief says
    Aug11

    ‘High probability’ Russia will invade Ukraine, NATO chief says

    NATO said on Monday there was a “high probability” that Russia could launch an invasion of Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine rocket attack leads to mass jail breakout
    Aug11

    Ukraine rocket attack leads to mass jail breakout

    DONETSK, Ukraine — Rockets slammed into a high-security prison Monday in the rebel-held city of Donetsk, igniting a riot that allowed more than 100 prisoners to flee, authorities in eastern Ukraine said.Donetsk city council spokesman Maxim Rovinsky said a direct rocket hit killed at least one inmate and left three others severely wounded....

    No Solution In Sight On China Sea Dispute
    Aug11

    No Solution In Sight On China Sea Dispute

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Despite U.S. and Asian calls for self-restraint and new impetus for the resolution of territorial disputes involving China, a high-profile Asian security summit ended over the weekend where it began, with no solution of the rifts in sight. China dismissed a new U.S. proposal for a freeze on hostile actions that...

    Steven Seagal Rocked Out With Pro-Russia Separatists In Crimea
    Aug11

    Steven Seagal Rocked Out With Pro-Russia Separatists In Crimea

    Action movie star Steven Seagal brought his blues band to a bikers’ festival held on Saturday in the city of Sevastopol on the Crimean peninsula, which was annexed from Ukraine by Russia earlier this year. Seagal reportedly rocked out in front of a flag used by the pro-Russian separatists who are still battling Ukrainian forces in the...

    NATO Sees ‘High Probability’ Of Russian Invasion Of Ukraine
    Aug11

    NATO Sees ‘High Probability’ Of Russian Invasion Of Ukraine

    BRUSSELS/DONETSK, Aug 11 (Reuters) – NATO said on Monday there was a “high probability” that Russia could launch an invasion of Ukraine, where the government said its troops have been closing in on Donetsk, the main city held by pro-Russian rebels. Kiev said it was in the “final stages” of recapturing Donetsk, by far...

    Ukraine Rocket Attack Leads to Mass Jail Breakout
    Aug11

    Ukraine Rocket Attack Leads to Mass Jail Breakout

    (DONETSK, Ukraine) — Rockets slammed into a high-security prison Monday in the rebel-held city of Donetsk, igniting a riot that allowed more than 100 prisoners to flee, authorities in eastern Ukraine said. MoreMissouri Teen’s Fatal Shooting by Cops Sparks Riots NBC NewsPower Play: Inside the New War Brewing in Iraq’s Capital NBC...

    Ukraine Close to Cutting Off Donetsk Separatists
    Aug11

    Ukraine Close to Cutting Off Donetsk Separatists

    Shelling damages a prison, allowing dozens of inmates to escape, as officials describe the situation in the other rebel stronghold of Luhansk as ‘critical’—with 250,000 residents living without supplies. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    ‘High probability’ of Russian intervention in east Ukraine, NATO chief warns
    Aug11

    ‘High probability’ of Russian intervention in east Ukraine, NATO chief warns

    ‘We see the Russians developing the narrative and the pretext for such an operation under the guise of a humanitarian operation,’ Anders Fogh Rasmussen says …read more Source: The Globe and...

    ‘High probability’ Russia will intervene in Ukraine, NATO chief says
    Aug11

    ‘High probability’ Russia will intervene in Ukraine, NATO chief says

    NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen said on Monday he saw a “high probability” that Russia could intervene militarily in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...