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      Ukraine demands that rebels in Donetsk surrender
      Aug10

      Ukraine demands that rebels in Donetsk surrender

      Fighting rages in the eastern city despite request from pro-Russian rebels for a ceasefire …read more Source: Gulf...

      US action hero Steven Seagal plays gig in Crimea
      Aug10

      US action hero Steven Seagal plays gig in Crimea

      The martial artist has come under fire for supporting Russia’s March annexation of the peninsula from Ukraine …read more Source: Gulf...

      US warns Russia against Ukraine invasion
      Aug09

      US warns Russia against Ukraine invasion

      US official says any Russian intervention under guise of providing humanitarian aid would be viewed as invasion. …read more Source: AL...

      21 more MH17 crash victims identified
      Aug09

      21 more MH17 crash victims identified

      THE HAGUE — Dutch forensics experts have identified 21 more flight MH17 crash victims, the government said Friday, as experts unable to work at the crash site in restive eastern Ukraine began flying home. The Malaysia Airlines 777 exploded over Ukraine on July 17, killing all 298 on board, 193 of them Dutch, with the West accusing Russian...

      3 killed by shelling in Ukraine city
      Aug09

      3 killed by shelling in Ukraine city

      DONETSK — At least three civilians have been killed and another 10 wounded in overnight shelling of the main rebel stronghold in eastern Ukraine besieged by government forces, officials said. Local people said a rebel rocket launcher recently seen in the area may have been the target. The Donetsk city council said four apartment buildings...

      Fierce Ukraine border battles leave 15 dead
      Aug09

      Fierce Ukraine border battles leave 15 dead

      Seven soldiers and eight border guards killed in the past 24 hours as fears of a possible Russian invasion continue. …read more Source: AL...

      Fierce Ukraine border battles as sanctions war heats up
      Aug08

      Fierce Ukraine border battles as sanctions war heats up

      Kiev said seven soldiers and eight border guards were killed over the past 24 hours …read more Source: Gulf...

      Russia bans food imports from West
      Aug08

      Russia bans food imports from West

      Banning of food imports from the US and the EU likely to heighten tensions over the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: AL...

      Russia threatens to block airspace in response to sanctions
      Aug08

      Russia threatens to block airspace in response to sanctions

      Moscow’s threat follows ban on food imports from the United States and European Union in response to sanctions aimed at changing its policy on Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

      Fighter jet shot down over rebel-held east Ukraine
      Aug08

      Fighter jet shot down over rebel-held east Ukraine

      A Ukranian fighter jet was shot down on Thursday as it flew low over rebel-held territory in the east of the country, an AFP journalist witnessed …read more Source: Gulf...