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39 min ago | Russia Taday

Mother of Russian journalist missing in Ukraine addresses Red Cross for help

The mother of Russian photojournalist, Andrey Stenin, missing in war-torn eastern Ukraine, has addressed the International Committee of the Red Cross to help find her son.

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4 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Dozens killed in Ukraine as army battles to break rebels

Fierce fighting between government forces and pro-Russian rebels left dozens of civilians dead on Wednesday with artillery pounding central Donetsk as Ukrainian troops pushed on with a bloody offensive.

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5 hrs ago | Coast Reporter

Ukraine takes over large part of Luhansk from rebels; 52 reported killed near Donetsk

German chancellor Angela Merkel delivers a speech at a meeting of Economic Scientists with more than a dozen of Nobel Laureates in Lindau, Germany, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

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7 hrs ago | Russia Taday

Underground life: E.Ukraine civilians pushed to basements by constant shelling

Local residents sit in a basement used as a shelter from artillery fire, in the settlement of Makiivka, on the outskirts of Donetsk, August 19, 2014 Heavy shelling of eastern Ukraine by the country's military continues, with people in despair and badly in need of water and electricity, hiding out in basements.

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11 hrs ago | International Business Times

German Chancellor Angel Merkel to Visit Ukraine on Saturday: Ceasefire May Figure in Talks

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and German President Joachim Gauck pose with the Germany's coach Joachim Loew and his players after Germany beat Argentina in the 2014 World Cup final at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro July 13, 2014.

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16 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

Ukrainian forces press attacks on rebel-held areas

People carry a stretcher with a dead man after shelling by the Ukrainian forces in Makiivka, 25 km from Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

International Business Times

Russia Demands Ukraine Release Communications With Doomed Malaysia...

A piece of the wreckage is seen at a crash site of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 near the village of Petropavlivka , Donetsk region July 24, 2014.

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Library Journal

Library Freedom Fighter Zoia Horn Remembered

Activist librarian Zoia Markovna Horn died on July 12 at the age 96. She was famous for being the first U.S. librarian to be jailed for refusing to divulge information that violated professional principles of privacy and intellectual freedom.

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Weekday Magazine

How Russian State TV Tied Satanists To Ukraine's Leadership

According to a state-run Russian broadcaster, Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and parliament speaker Oleksandr Turchynov are striving to erode the standing of the Russian Orthodox Church in Ukraine.

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WTOP-FM Washington

Ukrainian troops inch closer to rebel city Donetsk

Ukrainian government troops were fighting pro-Russian rebels in the streets of Luhansk on Tuesday and captured most of a town near the eastern city of Donetsk, tightening the noose around that key rebel-held stronghold, Ukrainian officials said.

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TheCourier.com

Ukrainian govt troops inch closer to rebel cityDONETSK, Ukraine (AP)...

The Ukrainian government has captured most of a town near Donetsk, tightening the noose around the key rebel-held stronghold, officials said on Tuesday.

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The Baltic Times

Lithuania sends aid to Ukraine amid unrest - The Baltic Times

Lithuania will send field rations and medical supplies to the Ukraine amid unrest in the country, the defense ministry says.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Sunherald.com

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Local citizens line up to collect water on a street in Donetsk, Ukraine, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.

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Russia Taday

Why should UK taxpayers foot the bill for Ukrainian oligarchs' military adventures?

Bryan MacDonald is a journalist, writer, broadcaster and teacher. He wrote for Irish Independent and Daily Mail.

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WLOX-TV Biloxi

Ukraine: Dozens killed in shelling of convoy

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Yahoo!

Ukraine says rebels kill 'dozens' in strike on refugee convoy

Ukraine on Monday accused pro-Russian rebels of killing dozens of civilians fleeing the war-torn east, as crisis talks between Kiev and Moscow failed to halt months of bloodshed.

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Journalgazette.net

10 Things to Know for Monday, August 18

Gov. Rick Perry makes a statement in Austin, Texas on Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014 concerning the indictment on charges of coercion of a public servant and abuse of his official capacity.

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Washington Examiner

Ukraine to pull out most troops out of Kosovo

NATO in Kosovo says Ukraine will pull out most of its troops from its peacekeeping mission in the Balkan country by the end of the month.

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KFVS12

Ukraine: 'Dozens' of civilians killed in convoy

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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Ukraine: 'Dozens' of civilians killed in convoy

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