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    Ukrainian civilian plane crashes in Algeria
    Aug30

    Ukrainian civilian plane crashes in Algeria

    A Ukrainian civilian cargo plane crashed in the mountains near the far southern desert city of Tamanrasset in the early hours of the morning Saturday, reported the state news agency. …read more Source: Miami...

    EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia
    Aug30

    EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia

    BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are poised to slap additional sanctions on Russia because of what they condemn as a continued destabilization of Ukraine and a deepening military involvement by Moscow. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia
    Aug30

    EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia

    European Union leaders are poised to slap additional sanctions on Russia because of what they condemn as a continued destabilization of Ukraine and a deepening military involvement by Moscow. …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukrainian plane crashes in Algeria; search on for 7 crew members
    Aug30

    Ukrainian plane crashes in Algeria; search on for 7 crew members

    Algeria’s state news service is reporting that a Ukrainian civilian cargo plane has crashed in the mountains near the southern city of Tamanrasset. …read more Source: FOX...

    EU leaders set to decide new Russia sanctions as Ukrainian President Poroshenko seeks support
    Aug30

    EU leaders set to decide new Russia sanctions as Ukrainian President Poroshenko seeks support

    European Union leaders are poised to slap additional sanctions on Russia because of what they condemn as a continued destabilization of Ukraine and a deepening military involvement by Moscow. …read more Source: FOX...

    For Displaced Ukrainians, A Troubled Return To School
    Aug30

    For Displaced Ukrainians, A Troubled Return To School

    As children across the world prepare to head back to school, those displaced by the fighting in eastern Ukraine are bracing for their first day of school — far away from home. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia
    Aug30

    EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia

    EU sanctions would aim at inflicting more economic pain in hopes of changing what is viewed as Russian meddling in Ukraine. …read more Source: USA...

    AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDT
    Aug30

    AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDT

    Ukraine says fighter jet shot down by Russian missile KIEV, Ukraine (AP) – Ukrainian forces say one of their fighter jets has been shot down by a Russian missile in combat against Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine. A brief statement posted Saturday on the Facebook page for … …read more Source: The Washington...

    Ukraine claims fighter jet shot down as new EU sanctions loom for Russia
    Aug30

    Ukraine claims fighter jet shot down as new EU sanctions loom for Russia

    Intense fighting between Pro-Russian separatists and Ukrainian government troops continued Saturday as EU leaders were set to meet to discuss further economic sanctions against Russia. …read more Source:...

    Why the U.S. avoids calling Russia’s actions in Ukraine an ‘invasion’
    Aug30

    Why the U.S. avoids calling Russia’s actions in Ukraine an ‘invasion’

    U.S. President Barack Obama treaded carefully when asked whether Russia’s recent actions in Ukraine should be considered an invasion, an indication of how the White House continues to judiciously avoid the use of the word fearing its geo-political ramifications. …read more Source:...