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    Ukrainian, Russian officials to meet in Berlin
    Aug17

    Ukrainian, Russian officials to meet in Berlin

    The foreign ministers of Ukraine and Russia are meeting in Berlin on Sunday to resume diplomatic talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukraine troops’ penetration of rebel-held Luhansk could prove a breakthrough
    Aug17

    Ukraine troops’ penetration of rebel-held Luhansk could prove a breakthrough

    Weeks of fighting have taken their toll on Luhansk, which city authorities say has reached the verge of a humanitarian catastrophe. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Ukraine Tense As Diplomats Gather In Berlin
    Aug17

    Ukraine Tense As Diplomats Gather In Berlin

    Tensions were ratcheted up again ahead of a major international meeting over eastern Ukraine, as fierce fighting continued and columns of heavy weapons appeared in separatist-held areas. Pro-Kyiv forces appeared determined to build on gains on the ground during a major offensive against separatist forces in recent weeks. Ukrainian military...

    Ukraine: Separatists shoot down fighter plane
    Aug17

    Ukraine: Separatists shoot down fighter plane

    The incident happened after army troops entered deep inside a rebel-held city in the east. …read more Source: USA...

    From The Fringes Toward Mainstream: Russian Nationalist Broadsheet Basks In Ukraine Conflict
    Aug17

    From The Fringes Toward Mainstream: Russian Nationalist Broadsheet Basks In Ukraine Conflict

    The ultra-nationalist newspaper “Zavtra” has been on the margins of Russian political life for decades. But with the Ukraine conflict, it has come out of the shadows and into the spotlight. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine captures rebel building, sees jet shot down
    Aug17

    Ukraine captures rebel building, sees jet shot down

    Ukrainian forces take police station on Russian border and claim fresh Russian military equipment has been seen coming in. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Crisis: Troops Take Police Station In Separatist-Controlled Luhansk
    Aug17

    Ukraine Crisis: Troops Take Police Station In Separatist-Controlled Luhansk

    Ukrainian troops have taken possession of a police station within the city limits of Luhansk, which has been controlled by pro-Russian separatists for months, Reuters reported. Although Ukraine captured a key area of the city, its government said it has seen an increase in the number of trained fighters and military weapons coming from Russia....

    Ukraine Says Troops Entered Rebel-Held City
    Aug17

    Ukraine Says Troops Entered Rebel-Held City

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s government said Sunday that separatists shot down a Ukrainian fighter plane after army troops entered deep inside a rebel-controlled city in the east in what could prove a breakthrough development in the four-month long conflict. MoreDow Drops 100 Points on News of Ukraine ViolenceUkraine Inspects Russian...

    Ukraine says troops entered rebel-held city
    Aug17

    Ukraine says troops entered rebel-held city

    Entrance could prove a breakthrough development in the four-month long conflict …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine Troops Deep in Rebel-Controlled City of Luhansk, Could Be Breakthrough
    Aug17

    Ukraine Troops Deep in Rebel-Controlled City of Luhansk, Could Be Breakthrough

    KIEV, Ukraine—Ukraine’s government said Sunday that separatists shot down a Ukrainian fighter plane after army troops entered deep inside a rebel-controlled city in the east in what could prove a breakthrough development in the four-month long conflict. Ukraine’s national security council said government forces captured a district...