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    Ukraine Rejects Cease-Fire Offer From Separatists As Troops Surround Donetsk
    Aug10

    Ukraine Rejects Cease-Fire Offer From Separatists As Troops Surround Donetsk

    On Saturday, pro-Russian separatists sought a humanitarian cease-fire to allow for food and water to reach citizens in Donetsk but Ukraine has refused such an offer, saying it would only accept the offer once the separatists have surrendered, reports Reuters. …read more Source: International Business...

    Donetsk beset by fighting as Ukraine demands rebel surrender
    Aug10

    Donetsk beset by fighting as Ukraine demands rebel surrender

    Fighting raged Sunday in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk despite a request from the pro-Russian rebels for a cease-fire to prevent a ‘humanitarian catastrophe.’ Ukrainian officials demanded that the insurgents surrender instead. …read more Source: CTV...

    Fighting Rages in Donetsk, Ukraine
    Aug10

    Fighting Rages in Donetsk, Ukraine

    Fighting raged Sunday in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk despite a request from the pro-Russian rebels there for a cease-fire to prevent a “humanitarian catastrophe.” …read more Source: Voice of...

    Ukraine, Iraq sours economic mood in euro zone
    Aug10

    Ukraine, Iraq sours economic mood in euro zone

    Investors will gauge the strength of the euro zone’s economy this week as conflicts in Ukraine and Iraq darken the mood. …read more Source:...

    Obama, Merkel warn Russia against Ukraine intervention
    Aug10

    Obama, Merkel warn Russia against Ukraine intervention

    President Obama and Germany’s Angela Merkel agree that any Russian intervention in Ukraine violates international law. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine demands that rebels in Donetsk surrender
    Aug10

    Ukraine demands that rebels in Donetsk surrender

    DONETSK, Ukraine — Fighting raged Sunday in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk despite a request from the pro-Russian rebels for a cease-fire to prevent a “humanitarian catastrophe.” Ukrainian officials demanded that the insurgents surrender instead.One person was killed and 10 injured in shelling that started early Sunday...

    Donetsk beset by fighting despite rebel request for a cease-fire
    Aug10

    Donetsk beset by fighting despite rebel request for a cease-fire

    Fighting raged Sunday in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk despite a request from the pro-Russian rebels there for a cease-fire to prevent a ‘humanitarian catastrophe.’ …read more Source: CTV...

    Iranian Plane Crashes After Takeoff, Killing 39
    Aug10

    Iranian Plane Crashes After Takeoff, Killing 39

    TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A regional passenger plane assembled in Iran crashed Sunday while taking off from the capital, killing 39 and injuring another nine onboard, according to a senior transportation official and state media. MoreRights Group Urges Iran to Release Detained American JournalistDespite a Crackdown, Iranian Fashion Keeps Pushing...

    Ukraine rebel leader asks for aid,  cease-fire
    Aug10

    Ukraine rebel leader asks for aid, cease-fire

    Donetsk rebels say city is surrounded by govt forces, want cease-fire to avoid ‘catastrophe’ …read more Source:...

    Fighting rages in rebel-held city in eastern Ukraine
    Aug10

    Fighting rages in rebel-held city in eastern Ukraine

    Rebel leader called for a ceasefire on Saturday …read more Source: The Globe and...