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    EU to slap new sanctions on Russia over Ukraine
    Aug30

    EU to slap new sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

    Comrades and Crimea’s self-defense fighters carry the coffin of former paratrooper Alexander Gusev, 46, covered by Russian paratroopers flag, who was killed during clashes with Ukrainian troop… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Ukrainian civilian plane crashes in Algeria
    Aug30

    Ukrainian civilian plane crashes in Algeria

    ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — 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 stat… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Barroso: EU Ready To Impose ‘Strong’ Russia Sanctions
    Aug30

    Barroso: EU Ready To Impose ‘Strong’ Russia Sanctions

    European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso says the EU is ready to take “very strong and clear measures” against Russia over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU to Toughen Sanctions, Barroso Says
    Aug30

    EU to Toughen Sanctions, Barroso Says

    European Union leaders will agree to new sanctions on Russia, European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso said, following what he called “the further destabilization” of Ukraine. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Hollande says EU sanctions on Russia to be increased over Ukraine
    Aug30

    Hollande says EU sanctions on Russia to be increased over Ukraine

    Paris (AFP) – French President Francois Hollande said Saturday that EU leaders meeting in Brussels were likely to boost sanctions on Russia over the escalating Ukraine conflict.”Sanctions will be no doubt increased and the (European) Commission will have to work on” implementing this, Hollande told reporters after a meeting of...

    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...

    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...

    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 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...