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Russia Celebrated Its Navy Day In Recently Annexed Crimea

Russia celebrated its de facto annexation of Crimea by holding its annual Navy Day celebration in the Crimean port city of Sevastopol on Sunday.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

ABC News

Who's who: The Russian-linked warlords behind rebellion in Ukraine

Fighting between the Ukraine government and pro-Moscow separatists continues to obstruct access of a joint Dutch-Australian police team to the site of the MH17 crash.

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The Age

MH17: Ukrainian troops and rebel forces fight for control of crash...

Donetsk, Ukraine: Ukranian and rebel forces are locked in a struggle for control of the MH17 crash site, driving Australian and Dutch investigators to opt for high-risk strategies that so far have failed to win them access to the debris field where the Malaysian aircraft went down.

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EurasiaNet

Donetsk, Don't Cry: The South Ossetians Are Here

They may be a small group, but they are tough mountain men, seasoned in war and guerrilla-living.

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Reuters

UPDATE 1-German govt and industry lobby support tougher sanctions on Russia

The downing of a Malaysian plane over an area of eastern Ukraine controlled by separatists has made tougher sanctions against Moscow necessary, the German government said on Monday, a position backed by the main business lobby.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

NewsOn6 Tulsa

On Tulsa Visit, Ukrainian Pastors Talk About Crisis In Their Home Country

A Ukrainian pastor and bishop are leaving Tulsa today after studying American churches and they are aiming to implement some of our more modern approaches to Christianity back home.

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Yahoo!

Bishop mission

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says Australia is still determined to send unarmed police to the MH17 crash site despite Ukrainian forces mounting a fresh offensive in the rebel-controlled area.

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Stuff.co.nz

Ukraine: Safe to travel?

Pro-Russia rebels. A downed passenger airplane. Surface-to-air missiles. A ruthless leader.

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New Hampshire Public Radio -

U.S.: Satellite Images Show Russian Rockets Hitting Ukraine

Image released by the U.S. State Department showing what it says is evidence of Russia firing artillery into eastern Ukraine.

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National Public Radio

U.S.: Satellite Images Show Russian Rockets Hitting Ukraine

Image released by the U.S. State Department showing what it says is evidence of Russia firing artillery into eastern Ukraine.

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Jerusalem Post

Donetsk Jewish community struggles to hold together under fire

Despite escalating violence and the concomitant mass exodus of refugees fleeing from the civil war in Ukraine's Donbas industrial region, the Jewish community of Donetsk, the center of the pro-Russian insurgency, is doing its best to hold itself together.

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CNews

Ukraine fighting prevents Malaysia Airlines crash site visit despite deal

Fighting around the site of the Malaysian airliner downed in Ukraine prevented a visit by international experts on Sunday, although Malaysia said separatists had agreed to allow in international police and investigators.

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The Baltimore Sun

Peace before economy for Russia sanctions, German Fin Min tells paper

Germans must put peace before economic considerations and accept tougher sanctions against Russia if necessary, Germany's finance minister told the Bild am Sonntag newspaper on Sunday.

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Wilson's Almanac

Russia's Crimean redevelopment quagmire

While international attention is focused on eastern Ukraine, Crimea remains both a gaping wound for many Ukrainian citizens and a political nightmare for the Kyiv administration.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Grieving parents search for answers

THE parents of Fatima Dyczynski completed their pilgrimage of love to the MH17 crash site last night, after resisting efforts by Ukrainian officials to dissuade them from entering the rebel-controlled area.

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ABC News

Who are 'The Fixers' and why are they a correspondent's best friend?

ELIZABETH JACKSON: If you've been watching ABC News or listening, you've almost certainly heard the voice of our Europe correspondent, Phil Williams.

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Yahoo!

AFP officers deployed to Kharkiv

Australia has deployed a large contingent of unarmed federal police to Ukraine's second biggest city Kharkiv as it prepares to lead a security mission to secure the MH17 crash site.

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Free Republic

UKRAINE Donetsk: Fierce battle contniues- shells destroy Kiev Ave Apt and burned car (map

A fierce battle is continuing in Donetsk Kiev Avenue-shells destroyed apartment and burned a car 19: 0326.07.2014 In the afternoon, the situation in the city worsened.

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EUobserver

EU blacklist sheds light on Putin's rag-tag Ukraine army

The list, published on Friday , imposes a travel ban and asset freeze on 15 people and 18 entities.

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NEWS.com.au

EU's new moves to stop Russia

THE European Union has racketed the pressure on the Kremlin's support for separatist rebels believed responsible for the missile strike against MH17 and the deaths of 298 people.

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