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1 hr ago | The Times of Israel
Anatoly Lazaurenko's face betrays no emotion as he watches footage of an old woman he used to know lying in the rubble of what once was his home in the war-torn city of Slavyansk.
6 hrs ago | Free Republic
And it does not have to be a "kingdom of Besa" . This, incidentally, understands itself Ukrainian command - to oust the enemy abroad Golmovskoe-Lozovoye - Debalcevo morning and kick Ukrainian troops on Svetlodarsk Lugano and that very eloquent confirmation.
7 hrs ago | The Age
Donetsk, Ukraine: There has been no formal response from eastern Ukraine rebel separatists to plans for a foreign force, possibly several-hundred strong, to investigate and secure the MH17 crash site.
8 hrs ago | The Age
A pro-Russian militant stands guard near a piece of debris at the crash site of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 near the village of Hrabove , some 80km east of Donetsk.
12 hrs ago | Squamish Chief
It was lunchtime when a tracked launcher with four SA-11 surface-to-air missiles rolled into town and parked on Karapetyan Street.
16 hrs ago | Russia Taday
Ukrainian troops have on many occasions used incendiary weapons and cluster bombs against militia-held cities, acts that are banned under the international law regulating warfare, the Russian military said.
Today's global tensions echo the lead-up to World War I. Could this be the end for our world order? It was a century ago this summer - on June 28, 1914 - that Serbian nationalist Gavrilo Princip fired the "shot heard round the world," assassinating Archduke Franz Ferdinand, heir to the Austro-Hungarian empire, in Sarajevo.
The Conservative government has announced further sanctions against Ukrainian rebels and an array of Russian arms, financial and energy companies thought to be assisting them.
In a brief statement, Yatsenyuk told Parliament, "I announce my resignation in connection with the collapse of the coalition and the blocking of government initiatives."
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra joined forces with Wessex Chernobyl Children's Lifeline through the orchestra's Participate programme for the event, part of the BSO's Blast project, which delivers workshops across the region for five to 18-year-olds.
Damage inflicted where a missile punched, two days before, a gaping hole in the wall of Alexander Litvinenko's ninth-floor apartment, in Donetsk, Ukraine.
Parliament members surround Oleh Tyahnybok , head of the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda Party, as he delivers a speech at the rostrum during a session in Kiev July 24, 2014.
Russian Chief Rabbi Berel Lazar putting teffilin on 102-year old David Barulya, a World War II veteran and Crimean Holocaust survivor, at a Holocaust commemoration ceremony in Sevastopol, July 10, 2014.
UKRAINE reports two of its fighter jets have been shot down as the first group of MH17 victims touch down in the Netherlands.
The bodies and debris that rained from the Ukrainian sky offer a cautionary lesson about the danger of giving heavy weapons to non-state actors.
Rebels downed two SU-25 fighters in the Donetsk region a Ukraine Defense Ministry spokesman says.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 10:43 pm
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