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    Ukraine Ceasefire with Pro-Russian Rebels Holds, For Now
    Sep06

    Ukraine Ceasefire with Pro-Russian Rebels Holds, For Now

    No violence has been reported overnight after Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists struck a tentative ceasefire deal. Following the truce agreement which came into effect at 18:00 local time on Friday, 5 September, no fighting has been reported in the volatile eastern regions of Ukraine signalling that the truce has the potential to hold. However,...

    Malaysia to send team to jet crash site in Ukraine
    Sep06

    Malaysia to send team to jet crash site in Ukraine

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia aims to send a search team to the crash site in Ukraine of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 before winter sets in to gather physical evidence to prove that it… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Russia flexes muscles with move into Crimea
    Sep06

    Russia flexes muscles with move into Crimea

    A superpower battle is brewing over Ukraine as President Obama warned Russia to back off yesterday as it assembled troops in the region in a showdown global security experts fear could fuel the unrest and result in a new Cold War.“It could very easily lead to a bigger conflict, and that is something we truly want to avoid,” said Cedric Leighton,...

    Malaysia to send team to jet crash site in Ukraine
    Sep06

    Malaysia to send team to jet crash site in Ukraine

    Malaysia aims to send a search team to the crash site in Ukraine of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 before winter sets in to gather physical evidence to prove that it was shot down, Prime Minister Najib Razak said Saturday. …read more Source: Miami...

    Ceasefire in effect in eastern Ukraine
    Sep06

    Ceasefire in effect in eastern Ukraine

    A ceasefire between the Ukrainian government and separatist leaders appeared to be holding, a rare positive sign in a conflict that has ratcheted up tensions between Russia and the West. …read more Source:...

    Malaysia aims to send search team to plane crash site in Ukraine to gather evidence of downing
    Sep06

    Malaysia aims to send search team to plane crash site in Ukraine to gather evidence of downing

    Malaysia aims to send a search team to the crash site in Ukraine of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 before winter sets in to gather physical evidence to prove that it was shot down, Prime Minister Najib Razak said Saturday. …read more Source: FOX...

    Malaysia to send team to jet crash site in Ukraine
    Sep06

    Malaysia to send team to jet crash site in Ukraine

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia aims to send a search team to the crash site in Ukraine of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 before winter sets in to gather physical evidence to prove that it was shot down, Prime Minister Najib Razak said Saturday. Najib said the government has “pretty conclusive” intelligence reports about what...

    Malaysia aims to retrieve remains from MH17 crash site
    Sep06

    Malaysia aims to retrieve remains from MH17 crash site

    Sending investigators to the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine to retrieve body parts still scattered across fields is a top priority, officials said Saturday. …read more Source:...

    Malaysia to send team to jet crash site in Ukraine
    Sep06

    Malaysia to send team to jet crash site in Ukraine

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia aims to send a search team to the crash site in Ukraine of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 before winter sets in to gather physical evidence to prove that it was shot down, Prime Minister Najib Razak said Saturday…. …read more Source: Associated...

    NATO Approves Rapid Reaction Force to Boost Eastern Defenses
    Sep06

    NATO Approves Rapid Reaction Force to Boost Eastern Defenses

    A rapid reaction force made up of about 5,000 troops will stand ready to respond to any crisis in Europe. This was one of the measures in the wake of unrest in Ukraine, that NATO countries approved on Friday. It’s a move to reassure allies’ concerns about Russia’s ambitions in the region. Should something happen, soldiers such...