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    Merkel Calls For Cease-Fire In Ukraine
    Aug23

    Merkel Calls For Cease-Fire In Ukraine

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for all parties involved in the hostilities in eastern Ukraine to agree to a cease-fire during a visit to Kyiv on August 23. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    184 Russian Vehicles from Aid Convoy to Ukraine Return to Russia
    Aug23

    184 Russian Vehicles from Aid Convoy to Ukraine Return to Russia

    A total of 184 vehicles from the Russian aid convoy which crossed into Ukraine on Friday without permission have returned to Russia, a Ukrainian military spokesman said. “According to our information as of 1 p.m. (1000 GMT), the departure from the territory of Ukraine by 184 Russian vehicles has been confirmed,” the spokesman, Andriy...

    Letter: The modern face of ALS: #icebucketchallenge
    Aug23

    Letter: The modern face of ALS: #icebucketchallenge

    Re: Why dump on the Ice Bucket Challenge?, Aug. 19. On Remembrance Day, Sunday, November 11, 2012, my sister, Suzanna Chudczak, passed away from ALS in Toronto shortly after 10 a.m. She was 46 years old. Beautiful, talented, feisty and independent. 46 years old. Beautiful, talented, feisty and independentI was at the Ukrainian Orthodox Church on...

    Russian aid convoy latest act of desperation from Moscow: analysts
    Aug23

    Russian aid convoy latest act of desperation from Moscow: analysts

    A Russian convoy sent into Ukraine in violation of the country’s borders is the latest act of desperation from Moscow as rebels continue to lose key ground, analysts say. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russian trucks return from rebel-held eastern Ukraine
    Aug23

    Russian trucks return from rebel-held eastern Ukraine

    Hundreds of trucks from a bitterly disputed Russian aid convoy to rebel-held eastern Ukraine rolled back across the border into Russia on Saturday. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russian Aid Trucks Begin To Leave Ukraine
    Aug23

    Russian Aid Trucks Begin To Leave Ukraine

    DONETSK, Russia (AP) — Hundreds of trucks from a bitterly disputed Russian aid convoy to rebel-held eastern Ukraine rolled back across the border into Russia on Saturday. An Associated Press reporter counted 225 of the white tarp-covered trucks as they drove from Ukraine into a Russian border town called Donetsk, which bears the same name as the...

    Aid trucks return empty from Ukraine to Russia
    Aug23

    Aid trucks return empty from Ukraine to Russia

    Alexander Roslyakov DONETSK, Russia — Hundreds of trucks from a bitterly disputed Russian aid convoy to rebel-held eastern Ukraine rolled back across the border into Russia on Saturday. An Associated Press reporter counted 225 of the white tarp-covered trucks as they drove from Ukraine into a Russian border town called Donetsk, which bears the...

    Merkel Pushes for Russia, Ukraine Talks
    Aug23

    Merkel Pushes for Russia, Ukraine Talks

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel made a new push for talks between Russia and Ukraine on a visit to Kiev designed to demonstrate Germany’s solidarity with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Truck Convoy Returns Swiftly to Russia from Ukraine
    Aug23

    Truck Convoy Returns Swiftly to Russia from Ukraine

    A large Russian truck convoy that raised alarms in the West for driving into war-torn eastern Ukraine despite opposition in Kiev returned to Russia Saturday. After the convoy delivered supplies of what Ukrainian border officials said was buckwheat, rice, sugar, water and medical supplies to the city of Luhansk, the column turned back across the...

    Russian aid trucks begin to leave Ukraine
    Aug23

    Russian aid trucks begin to leave Ukraine

    DONETSK, Russia — Hundreds of trucks from a bitterly disputed Russian aid convoy to rebel-held eastern Ukraine rolled back across the border into Russia on Saturday.An Associated Press reporter counted 225 of the white tarp-covered trucks as they drove from Ukraine into a Russian border town called Donetsk, which bears the same name as the...