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    To the Weekend Protesters
    Aug10

    To the Weekend Protesters

    This weekend, there have been large protests on the streets of London, Cape Town, and Santiago, and smaller demonstrations in Paris and New York. Were they marching in support of the tens of thousands of Yazidis and Christians in Iraq who face imminent murder and starvation on a mountaintop at the hands of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria...

    The Crisis With Russia And The Unspoken Link
    Aug10

    The Crisis With Russia And The Unspoken Link

    Riveting as always at the Aspen Institute, which hosted a stellar, deeply informed panel this Friday past bringing together Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates and moderated by Harvard Kennedy School Professor Nicholas Burns. It would have been hard to...

    Ukraine Demands Rebels Surrender as Fighting Rages in Donetsk
    Aug10

    Ukraine Demands Rebels Surrender as Fighting Rages in Donetsk

    A Ukrainian military spokesman rejected a pro-Russian separatist call for a cease-fire, as fighting continues unabated in eastern Ukraine. Ukrainian troops have surrounded Donetsk in a “tight ring” and the only thing for rebels left to do is surrender, said Andriy Lysenko, the Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council...

    Pressing advantage, Ukraine demands rebels surrender
    Aug10

    Pressing advantage, Ukraine demands rebels surrender

    Pro-Russian separatists asked for cease-fire to prevent “humanitarian catastrophe” after being surrounded in their stronghold of Donetsk …read more Source:...

    Ukraine demands that rebels in Donetsk surrender
    Aug10

    Ukraine demands that rebels in Donetsk surrender

    A Ukrainian boy walks past a statue of Soviet Union founder Vladimir Lenin decorated with a Ukrainian national flag in Kramatorsk, eastern Ukraine, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014.(AP Photo/Evgeniy Maloletka) …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    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: No cease-fire until rebels surrender
    Aug10

    Ukraine: No cease-fire until rebels surrender

    Fighting raged Sunday in eastern city of Donetsk despite rebels’ call for cease-fire. …read more Source: USA...

    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...