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    As pro-Russia revolt founders in Ukraine, invasion fears rise
    Aug06

    As pro-Russia revolt founders in Ukraine, invasion fears rise

    As Ukrainian government forces close in on pro-Russia separatists’ final strongholds, Western security strategists have sounded the alarm that Russian President Vladimir Putin may be preparing to invade eastern Ukraine to rescue the embattled insurgents. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    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...

    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...

    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...

    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:...

    Canada slaps fresh sanctions, travel bans on Russian, Ukrainian people, groups
    Aug06

    Canada slaps fresh sanctions, travel bans on Russian, Ukrainian people, groups

    OTTAWA – Canada has slapped fresh economic sanctions and travel bans on some Russian and Ukrainian groups and individuals. …read more Source: Calgary...

    Tensions grow in Ukraine over Russia troop buildup
    Aug06

    Tensions grow in Ukraine over Russia troop buildup

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) – 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 … …read more Source: The...

    5 Shocking Figures That Show The Devastating Impact Of East Ukraine’s War
    Aug06

    5 Shocking Figures That Show The Devastating Impact Of East Ukraine’s War

    Four months of fighting between the Ukrainian military and pro-Russian separatist rebels has exacted a heavy toll on residents of the country’s war-torn east. A senior UN official warned on Tuesday that the humanitarian situation in eastern Ukraine continues to worsen. UN humanitarian operations director John Ging told an emergency session...

    Russian Leader Orders Agricultural-Import Bans Over Sanctions
    Aug06

    Russian Leader Orders Agricultural-Import Bans Over Sanctions

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree banning or limiting imports of food and agricultural products from countries that have imposed sanctions on Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    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...