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    Putin Calls for Talks on “Statehood” in Eastern Ukraine
    Sep01

    Putin Calls for Talks on “Statehood” in Eastern Ukraine

    A walk along these embattled streets offers a look into everyday life in eastern Ukraine. Now, Russian President Vladimir Putin, who the West accuses of aiding pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine inciting violence in the country… is calling for talks of “statehood” in the east. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Kiev Loses More Ground to Rebels
    Sep01

    Kiev Loses More Ground to Rebels

    Government forces lost more ground to Russian-backed separatists in heavy fighting in eastern Ukraine a day after European leaders threatened to impose more sanctions on Moscow if it doesn’t end its support for the rebels. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Ukraine Says Rebels Fired on Border Guard Vessel
    Sep01

    Ukraine Says Rebels Fired on Border Guard Vessel

    Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source::...

    Pro-Russia Rebels Fire on Ukrainian Border Guard Vessel
    Sep01

    Pro-Russia Rebels Fire on Ukrainian Border Guard Vessel

    KIEV, Ukraine—Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine. Hours later, Ukraine said a border guard vessel operating in the Azov Sea was attacked by land-based forces. Pro-Russia rebels have recently opened a new offensive along the seacoast....

    Ukraine Crisis: Putin Pushes For Possible ‘Statehood’ For Eastern Ukraine
    Sep01

    Ukraine Crisis: Putin Pushes For Possible ‘Statehood’ For Eastern Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin pushed for talks between Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists that could lead to a “political settlement” between the two sides after months of fighting, Reuters reported. Putin’s comments Sunday stirred debate, as it was believed he was pushing for statehood for eastern Ukraine, an interpretation that was...

    Ukraine: rebels fire on border guard vessel
    Sep01

    Ukraine: rebels fire on border guard vessel

    KIEV, Ukraine — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine.Hours later, Ukraine said a border guard vessel operating in the Azov Sea was attacked by land-based forces. Pro-Russian rebels have recently opened a new offensive along the seacoast....

    Can an Idea Be Dangerous?
    Sep01

    Can an Idea Be Dangerous?

    What does the notion that “cat videos will save journalism” have in common with the claim that “women are sexual predators?” According to the organizers of this weekend’s Festival of Dangerous Ideas (FODI) at the Sydney Opera House in Australia, these ideas are both dangerous. The festival, which just wrapped up its sixth installment,...

    Putin calls on Ukraine to start talks about political solution
    Sep01

    Putin calls on Ukraine to start talks about political solution

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:: New York Daily...

    U.S. Senators Call For Washington To Arm Ukraine
    Sep01

    U.S. Senators Call For Washington To Arm Ukraine

    Two top U.S. lawmakers have called for the United States to arm Ukraine in its battle against pro-Russian separatists and Russian forces in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin demands Kiev open ‘statehood’ talks with eastern Ukraine
    Sep01

    Putin demands Kiev open ‘statehood’ talks with eastern Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin demanded Sunday that the Ukrainian government cease battling separatists in the country’s east and immediately begin negotiations on the breakaway region’s “statehood,” according to Russian news accounts of his remarks. …read more Source:: Los Angeles...