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    NATO fears Ukraine invasion as Russia masses troops
                            
                            
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    Aug06

    NATO fears Ukraine invasion as Russia masses troops [Video]

    Russia has massed around 20,000 combat-ready troops on Ukraine’s border and could use the pretext of a humanitarian mission to invade, NATO said on Wednesday, its starkest warning yet that Moscow could soon mount a ground assault against its neighbour. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    NATO fears Ukraine invasion as Russia masses troops
                            
                            
                                [Video]
    Aug06

    NATO fears Ukraine invasion as Russia masses troops [Video]

    Russia has massed around 20,000 combat-ready troops on Ukraine’s border and could use the pretext of a humanitarian mission to invade, NATO said on Wednesday, its starkest warning yet that Moscow could soon mount a ground assault against its neighbour. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    MH17 Recovery Team Forced to Halt Work in Ukraine’s Killing Fields
    Aug06

    MH17 Recovery Team Forced to Halt Work in Ukraine’s Killing Fields

    A pro-Russian, left, guards the road as Australian, Malaysian and Dutch investigators prepare to examine the area of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, near the village of Rossipne, Donetsk region, eastern Ukraine, Aug. 5, 2014. APThe Dutch-led recovery team for Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 got off their bus in single file, neatly stacked...

    Russia to Ban Some U.S. and E.U. Food Imports in Response to Sanctions
    Aug06

    Russia to Ban Some U.S. and E.U. Food Imports in Response to Sanctions

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia will impose “quite substantial” bans on the U.S. and EU food imports and has already decided to suspend U.S. poultry imports as part of President Vladimir Putin’s order to prepare a list of food import bans, its veterinary service said. Putin signed a decree on Wednesday banning or limiting...

    Dutch PM Suspends Search for MH17 Victims’ Remains
    Aug06

    Dutch PM Suspends Search for MH17 Victims’ Remains

    Netherlands’ prime minister suspended the search for victims of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 on Wednesday, as clashes continued to erupt in areas surrounding the crash site. Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said that continuing clashes between Ukrainian troops and Russian-backed separatists posed too great of a risk to search crews who...

    Glavin: The corruption from Beijing’s dirty money
    Aug06

    Glavin: The corruption from Beijing’s dirty money

    To comprehend just how far the corrupting rot of dirty Chinese money has spread throughout Canada, uproars unfolding in Calgary, Vancouver and Ottawa at the moment are immediately instructive. Their lessons should also drive home what it was that Anthony Campbell, the former head of the Intelligence Assessment Secretariat of the Privy Council...

    Dutch premier halts search for Ukraine victims
    Aug06

    Dutch premier halts search for Ukraine victims

    A pro-Russian rebel, left, guards as Australian, Malaysian and Dutch investigators examine the area of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, near the village of Rossipne, Donetsk region, eas… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    The Hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 Continues
    Aug06

    The Hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 Continues

    SYDNEY (Reuters) – Dutch engineering firm Fugro will lead the search of the Indian Ocean seafloor where missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 is believed to have crashed, hoping to unlock the greatest mystery in modern aviation. Australia on Wednesday awarded Fugro the lead commercial contract for the search, after months of hunting by up...

    Tensions Grow in Ukraine Over Russia Troop Buildup
    Aug06

    Tensions Grow in Ukraine Over Russia Troop Buildup

    DONETSK, Ukraine— As the steadily advancing Ukrainian army sets its sights on reclaiming the largest rebel-held city in eastern Ukraine, tension is building over whether a large Russian army lying in wait just across the border will step in to protect the separatists. President Vladimir Putin has resisted mounting pressure from Russian...

    Ukraine crisis: Russia retaliates with sanctions on Canada
    Aug06

    Ukraine crisis: Russia retaliates with sanctions on Canada

    Canada announced new economic and travel sanctions against Russian banks and high-ranking officials Wednesday, just ahead of Russia issuing its own ban on Canadian agricultural products. …read more Source:...