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    Ukrainian civilian plane crashes in Algeria
    Aug30

    Ukrainian civilian plane crashes in Algeria

    ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — A Ukrainian civilian cargo plane crashed in the mountains near the far southern desert city of Tamanrasset in the early hours of the morning Saturday, reported the state news agency. The Antonov An-12 carrying seven crew members was on its way to Equatorial Guinea when it went down at about 2:40 a.m. about 15 kilometers (9...

    EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia
    Aug30

    EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia

    BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are poised to slap additional sanctions on Russia because of what they condemn as a continued destabilization of Ukraine and a deepening military involvement by Moscow. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Ukraine says fighter jet shot down
    Aug30

    Ukraine says fighter jet shot down

    Ukrainian forces say one of their fighter jets has been shot down by a Russian missile in combat against Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Miami...

    Ukraine says fighter jet shot down by Russian missile
    Aug30

    Ukraine says fighter jet shot down by Russian missile

    Ukrainian forces say one of their fighter jets has been shot down by a Russian missile in combat against Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine says fighter jet shot down
    Aug30

    Ukraine says fighter jet shot down

    Captured Russian paratroopers are seen in this image taken from video in Kiev on Wednesday Aug. 27. 2014. Ten Russian paratroopers were captured this week in Ukraine, adding to a growing body … …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Ukraine says fighter jet shot down
    Aug30

    Ukraine says fighter jet shot down

    NATO estimates that at least 1,000 Russian soldiers are in Ukraine and Kiev claimed this week that Russian tanks and armored vehicles entered the country as rebels open a new front along the Azov Sea coast. Russia consistently denies both that its forces are in Ukraine and allegations that it is supplying the rebels. […] this week, the...

    Ukraine says fighter jet shot down
    Aug30

    Ukraine says fighter jet shot down

    The statement said the plane was hit by a missile from a Russian launcher, but did not give more detail. …read more Source: USA...

    Obama must ensure sanctions on Russia don’t hurt American, European businesses
    Aug30

    Obama must ensure sanctions on Russia don’t hurt American, European businesses

    President Obama wants to hit Russia harder in the pocketbook — but he has to make sure American and European business don’t feel the pain too. Additional sanctions to deter Russian President Vladimir Putin are expected to top the agenda at meetings Obama plans next week in Estonia and Wales. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Pakistan’s Army Steps in as Politicians Continue to Squabble
    Aug30

    Pakistan’s Army Steps in as Politicians Continue to Squabble

    Just last May, Pakistan was celebrating its first ever successful transition from one elected government to another, after the completion of a full five-year term in office. Now, just 15 months after the last elections, hopes of democracy strengthening have dissipated after the country’s powerful army stepped in on Thursday night to assume...

    U.K. Raises Terror Threat Level to ‘Severe’
    Aug30

    U.K. Raises Terror Threat Level to ‘Severe’

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