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    Canada looks to join NATO force of 10,000 troops meant to keep Russia in check
    Aug31

    Canada looks to join NATO force of 10,000 troops meant to keep Russia in check

    Canada is interested in joining a NATO joint expeditionary force of at least 10,000 troops that is being created to bolster the alliance’s eastern flank in an effort to check Russia’s creeping military takeover of eastern Ukraine, according to Britain’s […] …read more Source: Calgary...

    Putin urges talks on “political organization and statehood” in east Ukraine
    Aug31

    Putin urges talks on “political organization and statehood” in east Ukraine

    MOSCOW/CHELYABINSK – President Vladimir Putin called on Sunday for meaningful talks between pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine and the Kiev government on issues including “political organization and statehood” to protect people living there. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Ukraine crisis a ‘domestic’ conflict, Russia says
    Aug31

    Ukraine crisis a ‘domestic’ conflict, Russia says

    More than 2,600 people have died in the conflict so far …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Putin calls on Ukraine to begin talks on east’s status immediately
    Aug31

    Putin calls on Ukraine to begin talks on east’s status immediately

    By Jim Heintz KIEV, Ukraine — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine. Putin’s comment, made to national TV network Channel 1 and reported by Russian news agencies after they were broadcast in Russia’s Far East, said Ukraine should...

    Putin Calls For Eastern Ukraine ‘Statehood’ Talks
    Aug31

    Putin Calls For Eastern Ukraine ‘Statehood’ Talks

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said talks on ending the conflict in eastern Ukraine must discuss statehood for the region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin to Ukraine: begin immediate talks on east
    Aug31

    Putin to Ukraine: begin immediate talks on east

    Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with participants in the youth educational forum at the Seliger youth camp near Lake Seliger, some 450 kilometres (281 miles) northwest of Moscow, in Tve… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Putin calls on Ukraine to begin immediate talks on eastern region
    Aug31

    Putin calls on Ukraine to begin immediate talks on eastern region

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: CTV...

    Putin to Ukraine: Begin Immediate Talks on East
    Aug31

    Putin to Ukraine: Begin Immediate Talks on East

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine. More3 Killed as Protesters Clash With Pakistan PoliceGarry Kasparov: It’s a War, Stupid!More Money: Why Paychecks Will Get Fatter for Many Americans NBC News’The...

    3 Killed as Protesters Clash With Pakistan Police
    Aug31

    3 Killed as Protesters Clash With Pakistan Police

    ISLAMABAD (AP) — Thousands of anti-government protesters tried to raid the official residence of Pakistan’s prime minister, sparking clashes with police that killed three people and wounded nearly 400 amid cries for the premier to step down, officials said Sunday. MorePutin to Ukraine: Begin Immediate Talks on EastGarry Kasparov: It’s...

    Europe Threatens More Sanctions Against Russia
    Aug31

    Europe Threatens More Sanctions Against Russia

    Donetsk is under the control of pro-Moscow separatists but public services are still provided by Ukrainian government employees. Though under fire, workers are still trying to keep the lights on.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...