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    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...

    Iranian Plane Crashes After Takeoff, Killing At Least 39
    Aug10

    Iranian Plane Crashes After Takeoff, Killing At Least 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. The IrAn-140 operated by domestic carrier Sepahan Air crashed in a residential area near Tehran’s Mehrabad...

    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:...

    Fighting rages in rebel-held city in eastern Ukraine despite rebel request for a cease-fire
    Aug10

    Fighting rages in rebel-held city in eastern Ukraine despite rebel request for a cease-fire

    By Yuras Karmanau 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.” One person was killed and 10 injured in shelling that started early Sunday morning and continued into the day, city...

    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...

    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:...

    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...

    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...

    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:...

    1 killed, 10 injured as fighting rages in Ukraine
    Aug10

    1 killed, 10 injured as fighting rages in Ukraine

    Fighting is raging in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk, one day after pro-Russian rebels there said they were ready to agree to a cease-fire in order to prevent a “humanitarian catastrophe.” …read more Source: Miami...