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    Here Comes Obama’s Statement On Ukraine And Iraq…
    Aug28

    Here Comes Obama’s Statement On Ukraine And Iraq…

    President Barack Obama will make a statement from the White House briefing room at 4 p.m. ET, the White House said. His statement will come amid a day of significant escalation in the crisis in Ukraine, as Ukraine’s president accused Russia of sending troops across the border to fight with pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine’s...

    Obama addresses ISIS in Syria, Ukraine crisis
    Aug28

    Obama addresses ISIS in Syria, Ukraine crisis

    The president will update the country on ongoing national security issues at 4 p.m. ET …read more Source:...

    Russia rolls into Ukraine
    Aug28

    Russia rolls into Ukraine

    Fighting escalates as Ukraine and NATO claim Russians troops are in eastern Ukriane …read more Source:...

    Russian armored invasion of Ukraine confirmed by NATO, separatists
    Aug28

    Russian armored invasion of Ukraine confirmed by NATO, separatists

    Russian tanks and troops fired their way into eastern Ukraine on Thursday and seized a strategic gateway town on the road to the heavily militarized Crimean peninsula that Moscow annexed in March, Ukrainian and NATO officials reported. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    A Few Brave Russians Protest Country’s Invasion Of Southeast Ukraine
    Aug28

    A Few Brave Russians Protest Country’s Invasion Of Southeast Ukraine

    While state media downplayed Russia’s invasion of Southeast Ukraine, a few protesters took to a Moscow square, and leading activists also tweeted their disagreement. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. says Russia has ‘outright lied’ about Ukraine
    Aug28

    U.S. says Russia has ‘outright lied’ about Ukraine

    Ukrainian president says Russian forces ‘have entered Ukraine.’ …read more Source: USA...

    Russian Forces Fighting Alongside Separatists in Ukraine, NATO Says
    Aug28

    Russian Forces Fighting Alongside Separatists in Ukraine, NATO Says

    Western officials confirmed Thursday that Russian military forces are directly involved in combat alongside Ukrainian separatists in eastern Ukraine, as the months-long civil war escalated in recent days. The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) announced Thursday that it has photographic proof of Russian regular army forces participating in...

    Russia Unleashes Huge Counter-Troll In Response To Canada’s ‘Map Of Russia’
    Aug28

    Russia Unleashes Huge Counter-Troll In Response To Canada’s ‘Map Of Russia’

    Russia’s Mission to NATO released a response on Twitter to Canada’s Mission to NATO, which on Wednesday had posted a map serving as a helpful guide for Russian soldiers who Moscow said crossed the Ukrainian border “by accident.” Canada’s map consisted simply of “Russia” and “Not Russia.” It...

    U.N. convenes emergency meeting on Ukraine
    Aug28

    U.N. convenes emergency meeting on Ukraine

    Ukrainian president says Russian forces ‘have entered Ukraine.’ …read more Source: USA...

    Russian Columns Enter Ukraine; Leader Urges Calm
    Aug28

    Russian Columns Enter Ukraine; Leader Urges Calm

    (NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine) — Two columns of tanks and military vehicles rolled into southeastern Ukraine from Russia on Thursday after Grad missiles were fired at a border post and Ukraine’s overmatched border guards fled, a top Ukrainian official said. MoreBoston Bombing Suspect’s Sister Falsely Accused: Friend NBC NewsJoan Rivers...