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    Putin to Ukraine: begin immediate talks on east
    Aug31

    Putin to Ukraine: begin immediate talks on east

    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: Miami...

    Putin Calls For Talks On Eastern Ukraine ‘Statehood’
    Aug31

    Putin Calls For Talks On Eastern Ukraine ‘Statehood’

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin is calling on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine, including discussing statehood.In comments to the national TV network Channel 1, which were reported by Russian news agencies, Putin said the talks must have the goal of...

    Putin to Ukraine: begin immediate talks on east
    Aug31

    Putin to Ukraine: begin immediate talks on east

    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 “hold...

    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:...

    Ukraine Crisis Casts Long Shadow Over NATO Summit
    Aug31

    Ukraine Crisis Casts Long Shadow Over NATO Summit

    The fighting in Ukraine is likely to dominate the upcoming NATO summit in Wales. The newest members want NATO to do more to counter Russia’s moves, including supplying weapons and intelligence.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Putin calls on Ukraine to begin talks on eastern regions’ ‘statehood’
    Aug31

    Putin calls on Ukraine to begin talks on eastern regions’ ‘statehood’

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is calling on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine, including discussing statehood. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s Bid To Join NATO: Other Ex-USSR Nations Are Already In
    Aug31

    Ukraine’s Bid To Join NATO: Other Ex-USSR Nations Are Already In

    Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk told the Ukrainian parliament Friday that his government is seeking to join NATO, more than two decades after the country became independent as the USSR dissolved. …read more Source: International Business...

    Ukraine warns of ‘full-scale war’ risk
    Aug31

    Ukraine warns of ‘full-scale war’ risk

    Ukraine’s president warns his nation’s crisis with Russia is inching closer to a “full-scale war,” with thousands of foreign troops in the country. …read more Source:...

    Some Ukrainians on the front lines losing faith in Europe
    Aug31

    Some Ukrainians on the front lines losing faith in Europe

    “They promised to help, but how are they helping?” …read more Source: FOX...

    EU orders preparation of ‘urgent’ Russia sanctions as Ukraine troops give more ground
    Aug31

    EU orders preparation of ‘urgent’ Russia sanctions as Ukraine troops give more ground

    European Union leaders stopped short of imposing new economic sanctions on Russia in response to the latest developments in Ukraine early Sunday, instead tasking the organization’s executive body to “urgently” prepare tougher economic sanctions that could be adopted within a week after Ukraine’s president warned of a...