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    Ukraine Says Russian Tanks, Troops Cross Border Into Strategic Town
    Aug28

    Ukraine Says Russian Tanks, Troops Cross Border Into Strategic Town

    Ukrainian authorities accused Russia of invading Ukraine Thursday, prompting President Petro Poroshenko to cancel a visit to Turkey to meet with security advisers. Col. Andriy Lysenko, a spokesman for Ukraine’s security council, said two columns of Russian tanks, infantry and other vehicles crossed the border and entered nearby Novoazovsk...

    UN Security Council meets on Ukraine crisis
    Aug28

    UN Security Council meets on Ukraine crisis

    The U.N. Security Council is preparing to meet in emergency session on the growing crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source: Miami...

    UN Security Council meets in emergency session on growing Ukraine crisis
    Aug28

    UN Security Council meets in emergency session on growing Ukraine crisis

    The U.N. …read more Source: FOX...

    UN Security Council holds emergency session on Ukraine
    Aug28

    UN Security Council holds emergency session on Ukraine

    The UN Security Council is preparing to meet in emergency session on the growing crisis in Ukraine. Diplomats said Thursday that the council will meet at 2 p.m. at the request of Lithuania. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine: Russian tanks, troops have invaded
    Aug28

    Ukraine: Russian tanks, troops have invaded

    Poroshenko convenes emergency security meeting after rebels seize key southeastern town. …read more Source: USA...

    Two tank columns from Russia enter Ukraine
    Aug28

    Two tank columns from Russia enter Ukraine

    Two columns of Russian tanks and military vehicles fired Grad missiles at a border post in southeastern Ukraine, then rolled into the country Thursday as Ukraine’s overmatched border guards fled, a top Ukrainian official said. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine: 2 tank columns from Russia enter Ukraine
    Aug28

    Ukraine: 2 tank columns from Russia enter Ukraine

    NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine — Two columns of Russian tanks and military vehicles fired Grad missiles at a border post in southeastern Ukraine, then rolled into the country Thursday as Ukraine’s overmatched border guards fled, a top Ukrainian official said.The comments by Col. Andriy Lysenko, a spokesman for Ukraine’s National Security...

    Protesters Demand Support For Embattled Troops In Eastern Ukraine
    Aug28

    Protesters Demand Support For Embattled Troops In Eastern Ukraine

    Protesters gathered outside the Defense Ministry in Kyiv for a second day on August 28, demanding the rescue of Ukrainian forces encircled by pro-Russian separatists in the country’s east. The protesters said the troops have not received adequate support, and demanded the resignation of Defense Minister Valeriy Heletey. (RFE/RL’s...

    Does the Russian Embargo put France into a Crisis?
    Aug28

    Does the Russian Embargo put France into a Crisis?

    The recent events in Ukraine have led the European Union and the United States to impose economical sanctions on Russia. Deemed necessary by the French President François Hollande, these sanctions are meant as a strong signal to the Kremlin. The more Russia sends military convoys to Ukraine, the more economical penalties will be imposed to the...

    BREMMER: Putin Has Now Cornered Ukraine And Its President
    Aug28

    BREMMER: Putin Has Now Cornered Ukraine And Its President

    Ukraine’s government is in a perilous position after Russian troops’ advances into southeastern regions in the country, and it’s likely the country will have to accept a ceasefire that hands over large swaths of territory to pro-Russian separatists. Geopolitical expert Ian Bremmer, the president of Eurasia Group, told Business...