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Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Wednesday that Kiev knew of plans by Russia to halt gas flows this winter to Europe, in comments which are likely to escalate the standoff between Moscow and the West.
A U.S. official says an American man reported to have been killed in Syria was there to fight alongside a terrorist group, most likely the Islamic State.
It is funny that at the talks between the leaders of the Eurasian Customs Union and Ukraine the European troika will be in attendance, whereas the real policy for Kiev is being drawn up in Washington, foreign affairs analyst Srdja Trifkovic told RT.
Russian President Vladimir Putin met his Ukrainian counterpart, Petro Poroshenko, to try to ease tension between the two countries after five months of separatist unrest as violence flared on their border.
Detainees in orange jumpsuits sit in a holding area under the eyes of military police during in-processing to the temporary detention facility at Camp X-Ray of the naval base at Guantanamo Bay in this file photo.
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With heavy fighting underway in south-eastern Ukraine, the distribution of humanitarian aid from Russia has started in the city of Lugansk, which is besieged by the Kiev forces.
Two Crimean journalists, including a photographer who works with AFP and RIA news agencies, say they have been detained by enforcers from Ukraine's Right Sector movement, while covering the conflict in the east of the country.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko announced today on the presidential website that he was dissolving parliament and called for fresh elections on Oct. 26. Poroshenko said the move was in accordance with the country's constitution, noting that Ukraine 's coalition government collapsed July 24. He said many lawmakers in Parliament were allied with ... (more)
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Ukrainian government forces engaged with a separatist armored column near the southeastern town of Novoazovsk, about 10 km from the Russian border, Ukraine's military said on Monday.
Blindfolded women walk in a row to join visually impaired people during a 'Blind Walk' in Bangalore, India, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014.
If you believe mainstream media then you believe the rebels are surrounded, on the run, and a victory party for Kiev is on the way.
Rallies in support of Russian photojournalist Andrey Stenin, who went missing in eastern Ukraine at the beginning of August and has not been heard from since, have rolled through Argentina, Spain, the UK and Serbia this week.
Pro-Russian insurgents on Sunday paraded captured Ukrainian soldiers through the streets of the rebel stronghold Donetsk as bystanders shouted abusive slurs and tossed eggs, bottles, and tomatoes at them.
German chancellor Angela Merkel make a statement to the press in Kiev, Ukraine, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014.
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