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2 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Ukrainian Prime Minister Says Government Will Seek NATO Membership

Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk says his government has sent parliament a bill that allows Ukraine to open a path toward membership in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

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2 hrs ago | WGBH

Ukrainian Prime Minister Says Government Will Seek NATO Membership

A Pro-Russian rebel walks in a passage at the local market damaged by shelling in Petrovskiy district in the town of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine.

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5 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

Separatists to allow 'trapped' Ukrainian forces to leave

Lonely outpost: A pro-Russian rebel sits at his position in Savur-Mohyla, a hill east of the city of Donetsk.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin, Prison, Ukraine,

7 hrs ago | The Economist

The future of NATO: NATO flexes its muscle memory

Russia's aggression in Ukraine has made NATO's summit in Wales the most important since the end of the cold war AS ORIGINALLY billed, the summit looked likely to be a humdrum affair.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Vladimir Putin

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Time

Hacker Attacks on American Banks Look More Like Fraud Than Russian Cyber War

The theft of data from JPMorgan Chase does not fit the established pattern of Russia's political cyber attacks against rival nations Subtlety has never been the strong suit of Russia's hacker-patriots.

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The Wall Street Journal

So Far, NATO and U.S. Avoid 'Invasion' Talk

Once again, the question of how to define the latest escalation in Ukraine and Russia's geopolitical crisis has left the international community searching for synonyms.

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CFR.org

NATO: Suddenly Relevant, Deeply Divided

NATO secretary-general Anders Fogh Rasmussen speaks during an interview at the alliance's headquarters in Brussels on August 11, 2014 .

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Canada.com

NATO struggles with how to contain Russia

Dutch Brigadier-General Nico Tak, Director of the Comprehensive Crisis and Operations Management Centre at SHAPE speaks during a media conference at SHAPE headquarters in Mons, Belgium on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Immigration Reform, Stephen Harper, North America, Canada, Vladimir Putin

Canada.com

NATO struggles with how to contain Russia

Hundreds of women, some camping out overnight, stormed into the Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre for the annual retail blowout August, 28, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Immigration Reform, Stephen Harper, North America, Canada, Vladimir Putin

SFGate

Un Ambassador Samantha Power Warns Russia: 'the Mask is Coming Off'

United States Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power lashed out at Russia on Thursday, a day that saw Ukraine's president accused Russia of sending troops across the Ukrainian border to fight with pro-Russian separatist rebels.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin

Times Herald-Record

Obama tamps down prospect of strikes in Syria

President Barack Obama tamped down the prospect of imminent U.S. military action in Syria on Thursday, saying "we don't have a strategy yet" for degrading the violent militant group seeking to establish a caliphate in the Middle East.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, World News

Army Times

U.N. Security Council meets on Ukraine crisis

United States U.N. Representative Samantha Power speaks at an Aug. 28 United Nations Security Council meeting about the ongoing Ukrainian-Russian .

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Charter97

The National Security Bureau of Poland: Ukraine can count on NATO's arms

It is possible in case Kyiv applies with such a request at the nearest summit of the alliance.

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Regina Leader Post

Canadian troops off to Europe as part of NATO plan to rein in Putin's ambitions

Corporal Jason Nolet, Sergeant Brent Currie and Corporal Mohammad Balouch from the Land Task Force of Operation REASSURANCE did a wings exchange jump from a CC-130J Hercules from 436 Squadron Trenton in Eastern Europe on August 21, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, North America, Canada, Europe, Germany, Vladimir Putin, US Military, US Marine Corps

CFR.org

NATO's Brave New World

On the eve of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's 26th summit in Wales, CFR's Janine Davidson says leaders of NATO member countries must prepare to address the rising threat of unconventional warfare: namely, Russia's "covert, implausibly deniable invasion" of Ukraine and the rampaging ISIS forces in the Middle East.

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Wall Street Journal

Sweden And Finland Forge Closer Ties With NATO

Fighter jets from Finland, Norway and Sweden takle part in a Nordic air patrolling exercise conducted in Iceland which is a NATO member.

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Russia Taday

'Ring of steel': NATO summit turns Welsh cities into massive open-air prisons

A "ring of steel" likened to a prison or the Berlin Wall has been erected around the NATO Summit venues in Newport and Cardiff city center ahead of the military alliance's conference next week.

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Related Topix: World News, Rhondda Cynon Taff County, Wales, Cardiff County, Wales, Vale of Glamorgan County, Wales, Newport City County, Wales, United Kingdom

NEWS.com.au

The tiny islands that could change history

THEY'RE tiny islands home to just 22,000 people, but they're also hiding billions of dollars in natural resources which could change the course of history.

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Related Topix: World News, Shetland Islands County, Scotland, United Kingdom, Europe, Essex County, England, Greater London County, England

NEWS.com.au

10 tech truths we're all guilty of

WHAT that Facebook invite really means, why we use quirky email signatures and how we always try to get rid of mum on the phone.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Two killed in reality TV shooting

A CAMERAMAN and an armed suspect have been killed by police after a robbery being filmed for TV took a tragic real-life twist.

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