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1 hr ago | Russia Taday

Ukrainian 'roofer' says he painted star on Moscow's landmark skyscraper

Ukrainian urban climber Grigory, famous online with the avatar Mustang Wanted, has confessed he painted the star on one of Moscow's iconic Stalin-era skyscrapers in the colors of the Ukrainian flag.

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5 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Merkel jets into Kiev as tensions soar over Ukraine

German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived in Kiev Saturday for crisis talks with Ukraine's pro-Western leaders, as a controversial aid convoy from Moscow began crossing back from the war-torn east of the country to Russia.

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5 hrs ago | The Raw Story

Tensions over massive Russian aid convoy to Ukraine as Merkel heads to Kiev

Parts of a mammoth aid convoy from Moscow on Saturday crossed back from rebel-held east Ukraine to Russian territory, as German Chancellor Angela Merkel jetted into Kiev for crisis talks.

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6 hrs ago | Real Clear Politics

Merkel Takes Charge of Pacifying Ukraine

As keeps happening, German Chancellor Angela Merkel finds herself in a leading role on the global stage -- this time in resolving the Ukraine crisis.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Angela Merkel, Germany, Latvia, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Austrian Airlines resumes service to eastern Ukraine

Lufthansa unit Austrian Airlines restarted flights to the eastern Ukrainian cities of Kharkov and Dnipropetrovsk on Friday that had been suspended after the downing of a Malaysian passenger jet in the region in July.

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Yahoo!

No surrender: Ukraine rebels confident despite losses

Ukrainian forces may be pummelling them daily and key leaders might have just quit but defiant pro-Russian rebels say any talk of them being on the back foot is just crude propaganda from Kiev.

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The Daily Beast

U.S. Army Veteran Killed in UkraineVolunteered to fight against separatists.

An American veteran has been killed in Ukraine while helping in the fight against Russian-backed separatists near the border.

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TheBlaze.com

What Russia Just Did in Ukraine Has the U.S. 'Strongly Concerned'

Declaring it had lost patience with Ukraine's stalling tactics, Russia sent over 130 aid trucks rolling into rebel-held eastern Ukraine on Friday without the approval of the government in Kiev.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Russia, US Politics, US News

The Baltimore Sun

On east Ukraine front, residents make home in Soviet-era bomb shelter

For those living on the front line between pro-Russian separatists and government troops in eastern Ukraine, the difference between life and death is often making it to the bomb shelter before the doors close.

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Russia Taday

Russian Red Cross volunteers ready to escort aid convoy to Lugansk, E. Ukraine

Trucks of a Russian convoy carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine, drive in the direction of the Ukrainian border near the town of Donetsk, in Russia's Rostov Region, August 22, 2014.

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Russia Taday

War in east Ukraine to leave economy in ashes. Who will pay for recovery?

People stand in front of a building damaged by, what locals say, was recent shelling by Ukrainian forces, in Donetsk, August 20, 2014 The turmoil in eastern Ukraine has devastated the economy, putting the International Monetary Fund and other Western backers under pressure to save the sinking financial wreck.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Iol.co.za

Ukraine's Sheremeta offers to go

Ukrainian Economy Minister Pavlo Sheremeta said on Thursday he had tendered his resignation and voiced frustration at not being able to push ahead with much-needed economic reform.

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Yahoo!

Split loyalties in rocket-hit town in east Ukraine

Three days after a hail of rocket fire shook their homes, residents in Olenivka are still digging out casings from their gardens and arguing over which side shot at them.

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CNews

Ukraine's Poroshenko talks tough ahead of meetings with Merkel, Putin

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday he would call on Russian President Vladimir Putin to rein in pro-Russian separatists when the two men meet next week and told the Kremlin chief he had "a strong country, a strong army" behind him.

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The Jewish News Weekly

JDC steps up its emergency aid in Ukraine

As the crisis in Ukraine worsens and more Jews flee conflict-ridden cities in the eastern part of the country, the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee has stepped up its emergency response, helping refugees and delivering critical aid to those who have remained in areas of unrest.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

10 Things to See: A week of top AP photos

AP10ThingsToSee- Participants struggle to reach the prizes during a greased-pole climbing competition held as a part of the Independence Day celebrations in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014.

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BayStreet.ca

Ukraine-Based, GASE Energy, Inc. Reports Second Quarter and First...

NEW YORK, NY and KIEV, UKRAINE / ACCESSWIRE / August 21, 2014 / GASE Energy, Inc. which controls over 160 square miles of producing, clean energy holdings through two local operating companies in the Ukraine, today announced its second quarter and first half financial results for the period ended June 30, 2014.

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Russia Taday

a Why Ukraine is not a cause for Hollywood celebrities?

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

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KHGI

5 Ukrainian troops killed; fierce battles reported

It's been a quieter night in Ferguson, Missouri. Some demonstrators returned to the streets Wednesday evening to protest the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white officer, but in diminished numbers.

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Philadelphia Weekly

How a persecuted dance genius bound Ukraine to Philly

Beauty in tradition: The Voloshky Ukrainian Dance Ensemble will perform Sun., Aug. 24 at the 23rd annual Ukrainian Folk Festival in Horsham.

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