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44 min ago | ABC News

Thousands of Ukrainians Flee to Russia as Army Attacks

Last week, Natasha decided she had seen enough. Her hometown of Kramatorsk, in east Ukraine , was pocked by airstrikes.


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1 hr ago | Yahoo!

Ukraine president: Missile attackers 'will be found and destroyed'

WSJ's Lukas Alpert joins Lunch Break with Tanya Rivero to discuss the heavy fighting in eastern Ukraine on Friday that left at least 23 government soldiers and border guards dead and 93 wounded.


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2 hrs ago | WTVG-TV Toledo

Eastern Ukrainians flee as army suffers losses

Ukraine's president vowed vengeance in blood after 19 troops were killed in an insurgent rocket attack Friday, and residents of the rebel-held city of Donetsk began fleeing in large numbers for fear of a government siege.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Terrorism

4 hrs ago | The Nation

How Unrest in Ukraine Is Sending a Wave of Refugees to Russia

Tens of thousands have fled in the wake of ongoing fighting between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in the Donetsk and Lugansk regions.


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7 hrs ago |

Amnesty details torture, kidnap in Ukraine

A new Amnesty International report on Friday highlighted the "hundreds" of abductions and incidents of torture by pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine, and also criticised the excessive force used by government forces.

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9 hrs ago | KFVS12

Report: At least 30 Ukraine troops dead in attack

A company official says the path of saltwater that spilled from a pipeline in western North Dakota extends for nearly 2 miles and has left behind a 200-yard-long stretch of dead vegetation.


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12 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

At least four servicemen killed in eastern Ukraine

A Ukrainian soldier sits on an armoured vehicle at a position near the eastern Ukrainian city of Konstantinovka July 10, 2014.


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14 hrs ago | Russia Taday

E. Ukraine: Bus with miners comes under fire, 15 injured, several reported killed

Ukrainian soldiers look out from a tank at a position some 60 km from the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk, July 10, 2014 At least 15 people have been injured after a bus carrying miners came under shelling in Lugansk Region, eastern Ukraine.


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Thu Jul 10, 2014


Russia and Developments in Ukraine

Testimony Victoria Nuland Assistant Secretary, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs Statement Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Washington, DC July 9, 2014 Chairman Menendez, Ranking Member Corker and members of this committee-thank you for the opportunity to speak to you today on the situation in Ukraine and for your personal ... (more)


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Transitions Online

Ukraine Slides Back Into Violence, Six Convicted in Skopje Mass Murder

Plus, Croatia and Macedonia take opposite tacks on same-sex marriage and a controversial art show opens in St. Petersburg to mixed reviews.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Macedonia, Wedding, US Politics, John Kerry, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Deep rifts emerge in ranks of Ukraine's pro-Russia insurgents as support from Moscow evaporates

This Saturday the legendary '60s band of Susan Jacks, Craig McCaw and Satwant Singh meet up with musicians from the New Pornographers, Destroyer and Black Mountain at the Khatsahlano Block Party.

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WPTV Local News

Another Ukranian woman dreams of being Barbie

Back in March we told you about Valeria Lukyanova , the Breatharianist 'Human Barbie' who said she will live without food or water.


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Divisions appear among Ukraine's eastern rebels

The head of one influential rebel battalion in eastern Ukraine says he will not submit to the command of the military leader of the separatist insurgency.

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St.Petersburg Times

A Just Russia's Mironov Warns Party Against Contact With U.S. Officials

Apparently striving to outdo the Kremlin in its anti-American stance, a left-of-center party leader has sent a memo to lawmakers from his State Duma faction to "urgently recommend" that they avoid any contact with U.S. officials, a news report said.


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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Daily Mail

Russia 'abducts and charges glamorous Ukraine pilot with...

No wonder they are smiling - just look at the parking lot! Titans of the tech, media and finance worlds are flown to the annual Sun Valley 'billionaire's summer camp' by a fleet of private jets Caught on camera: Shocking moment man sucker-punched a stranger leaving him clinging to life in attack sparked by row over a dog Visitor gets trapped in ... (more)


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Russia, Asia, New Orleans, LA, Google, Startups


IMF pushes Ukraine to "voluntarily commit suicide"

Western support will allow more IMF and European lending to prop the Ukrainian currency so the Ukrainian oligarchs can move their money safely to British and US banks, economist and author Michael Hudson told RT's Truthseeker.


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Neo-Nazis Attack Gay Club in Ukraine

A group of roughly 20 neo-Nazis tried to force their way into a gay club in Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, according to security camera footage obtained by U.K. LGBT site Pink News .


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Fox News

Pro-government Ukrainians accuse rebels in the east of terror, abductions; rebels say it's war

Since April, when pro-Russia rebels took over her city, Maria Oleinik hasn't slept in the same house for more than one night running.


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Russia gives green light for next U.S. ambassador

Russia has given the green light for career diplomat John Tefft to be appointed U.S. ambassador to Moscow, an aide to President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday.


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Korea Herald

Ukraine rejects truce talks with rebels

Ukraine on Tuesday brushed off strong European pressure and rejected talks with pro-Russian rebels on a truce to halt a bloody insurgency shaking the ex-Soviet nation until they lay down their arms.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Angela Merkel, Germany, Vladimir Putin