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Ukraine accuses Russia of invasion after aid convoy crosses border

Ukraine accuses Russia of invasion after aid convoy crosses border

Aug 22, – Ukraine declared on Friday that Russia had launched a “direct invasion” of its territory after Moscow sent a convoy of aid trucks across the border into eastern Ukraine where pro-Russian rebels are fighting government forces. Moscow, which has thousands of troops close on the Russian side of the border, warned against any […]

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Ukraine leader tilts toward Russia speaks out against EU

Ukraine leader tilts toward Russia speaks out against EU

Dec 19, Kiev Ukraine — Ukraine’s President Viktor Yanukovych on Thursday suggested that Western governments should not interfere in the country’s internal affairs, as he appeared to tilt further toward Russia after it offered his economically struggling country a $15-billion bailout. In a move that is certain to spark further anger among thousands of pro-Europe […]

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