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    Ukraine rebel leader open to a ceasefire
    Aug09

    Ukraine rebel leader open to a ceasefire

    A top commander of the pro-Russia insurgency in eastern Ukraine says Ukrainian forces have seized a key town, leaving the rebel region’s largest city of Donetsk surrounded. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Makes Strides Into Rebel Stronghold
    Aug09

    Ukraine Makes Strides Into Rebel Stronghold

    Despite growing jitters in the West, Ukraine’s military leaders pressed ahead with an offensive, betting that President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia felt he had too much to lose to invade. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine Says Stops Russian Troops Invading, Moscow Calls Statement ‘Fairy Tale’
    Aug09

    Ukraine Says Stops Russian Troops Invading, Moscow Calls Statement ‘Fairy Tale’

    Ukraine said on Saturday it had headed off an attempt by Russia to send troops into Ukraine under the guise of peacekeepers with the aim of provoking a large-scale military conflict, a statement Moscow dismissed as a “fairy tale”. Ukraine has made several similar statements about Russian aggression during months of conflict with...

    Ukraine forces surround rebel-held Donetsk, rebel leader says
    Aug09

    Ukraine forces surround rebel-held Donetsk, rebel leader says

    Ukrainian forces have seized a key town and are surrounding Donetsk, the largest insurgent-held city in eastern Ukraine, a top rebel commander said Saturday. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine forces surround Donetsk, major rebel city
    Aug09

    Ukraine forces surround Donetsk, major rebel city

    A top commander of the pro-Russia insurgency in eastern Ukraine says Ukrainian forces have seized a key town, leaving the rebel region’s largest city of Donetsk surrounded. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Rebel Leader Says Willing To Accept Ceasefire
    Aug09

    Ukraine Rebel Leader Says Willing To Accept Ceasefire

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine rebel leader: Rebels willing to accept cease-fire to prevent humanitarian catastrophe. …read more Source: The Huffington...

    Ukraine Says Stops Russian Troops Invading, Moscow Calls Statement ‘Fairy Tale’
    Aug09

    Ukraine Says Stops Russian Troops Invading, Moscow Calls Statement ‘Fairy Tale’

    Ukraine said on Saturday it had headed off an attempt by Russia to send troops into Ukraine under the guise of peacekeepers with the aim of provoking a large-scale military conflict, a statement Moscow dismissed as a “fairy tale”. Ukraine has made several similar statements about Russian aggression during months of conflict with...

    Ukraine Troops Surround Donetsk, Says Pro-Russia Rebel Leader
    Aug09

    Ukraine Troops Surround Donetsk, Says Pro-Russia Rebel Leader

    DONETSK, Ukraine—Ukrainian forces have seized a key town and are surrounding Donetsk, the largest insurgent-held city in eastern Ukraine, a top rebel commander said Saturday. The statement by Igor Girkin, a former Russian special services officer, appeared to be a significant admission by the rebels that Ukrainian government forces are...

    Ukraine troops surround Donetsk, rebel leader says
    Aug09

    Ukraine troops surround Donetsk, rebel leader says

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian forces have seized a key town and are surrounding Donetsk, the largest insurgent-held city in eastern Ukraine, a top rebel commander said Saturday. The statement by Igor Girkin, a former Russian special services officer, appeared to be a significant admission by the rebels that Ukrainian … …read...

    In Ukraine, Separatist Commander ‘Strelkov’ Seems To Be Getting Frustrated
    Aug09

    In Ukraine, Separatist Commander ‘Strelkov’ Seems To Be Getting Frustrated

    With the self-proclaimed republics of Luhansk and Donetsk now apparently fully cut off from each other, Igor Girkin is lashing out at his own. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...