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Section: Associated Press (USA)

      Obama to talk Ukraine, militants with Euro leaders
      Sep03

      Obama to talk Ukraine, militants with Euro leaders

      NEWPORT, Wales (AP) — President Barack Obama will convene a meeting of European allies to discuss the West’s response to Russia’s provocations in Ukraine and Islamic militants in Syria and Iraq…. …read more Source: Associated...

      Obama: US committed to Estonia’s security
      Sep03

      Obama: US committed to Estonia’s security

      TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Mounting a show of solidarity with NATO allies, President Barack Obama announced plans Wednesday to send more Air Force units and aircraft to the Baltics, as he sought to reassure nations on edge over Russia’s aggression in Ukraine…. …read more Source: Associated...

      Russian photojournalist killed in eastern Ukraine
      Sep03

      Russian photojournalist killed in eastern Ukraine

      MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s state-owned RIA Novosti news agency says one of its photojournalists has died in eastern Ukraine…. …read more Source: Associated...

      AP Analysis: Putin digs in for long Ukraine fight
      Sep02

      AP Analysis: Putin digs in for long Ukraine fight

      MOSCOW (AP) — Riding a wave of military gains by pro-Russia rebels, Russian President Vladimir Putin has made it exceedingly clear that he wants a peace deal for Ukraine on his terms and will not be stopped by economic costs…. …read more Source: Associated...

      Ukraine economy at risk, may need another bailout
      Sep02

      Ukraine economy at risk, may need another bailout

      BRUSSELS (AP) — While Ukraine’s leaders are trying to win the war against Russian-backed separatists in the east, they appear to be losing the battle to resurrect the country’s battered economy…. …read more Source: Associated...

      Battle-hit Ukraine village picks up the pieces
      Sep01

      Battle-hit Ukraine village picks up the pieces

      HRABSKE, Ukraine (AP) — Alexander Bespalko and his son lifted parts from a burned-out Ukrainian armored personnel carrier in a village ravaged by the past week’s battles. With homes destroyed and livelihoods lost, residents in the village of Hrabske must scrape for a living and at least scrap metal is reliable – with wrecked...

      Pro-Russia rebels confident after making gains
      Aug31

      Pro-Russia rebels confident after making gains

      STAROBESHEVE, Ukraine (AP) — As the survivor of a tank attack on a Ukrainian army truck was being carried into an ambulance, he was showered with verbal abuse by a rebel fighter…. …read more Source: Associated...

      Families of Russian troops in Ukraine want answers
      Aug29

      Families of Russian troops in Ukraine want answers

      MOSCOW (AP) — The last time Valeria Sokolova saw her husband, the 25-year-old paratrooper told her that he and his fellow soldiers were heading for military exercises in southern Russia, near the Ukrainian border…. …read more Source: Associated...

      German economic fears growing but Merkel strong
      Aug29

      German economic fears growing but Merkel strong

      BERLIN (AP) — Ordinary Germans are spooked about the future. Businesses are starting to see black clouds on the horizon. And an economy that has been the envy of Europe is showing cracks, shrinking unexpectedly last quarter amid the conflict in Ukraine…. …read more Source: Associated...

      Obama cautions against using force to solve crises
      Aug29

      Obama cautions against using force to solve crises

      WASHINGTON (AP) — Faced with deepening crises in the Middle East and Ukraine, President Barack Obama is putting the brakes on the notion that American military power can solve either conflict…. …read more Source: Associated...