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Despite Cease-Fire, #Ukraine Conflict Grinds On, With Deaths Mounting

Members of a Ukrainian militia walk past a house riddled with shrapnel. Credit Brendan Hoffman for The New York Times.

Andrew E. Kramer, The New York Times… 1,248 more words


#Yatsenyuk calls for de-escalation while #NATO notes further buildup of troops in hungry east

Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk (R) gives a press conference with Norway’s Prime Minister Erna Solberg (L) after talks in Kiev on November 18, 2014. 624 more words


Ukraine, Russian troops and the US

NATO has observed columns of Russian equipment, primarily Russian tanks, Russian artillery, Russian air defense systems, and Russian combat troops entering Ukraine over the last 48 hours. 176 more words

World And Politics

#Kyiv Says 200 Rebels Killed, #Russian #Tanks, #Troops Cross Over Border

A helmet and ammunition belonging to a pro-Russian fighter are seen in the Slovyanoserbsk district of eastern Ukraine’s Luhansk region.

Ukrainian authorities say artillery fired by government forces has killed up to 200 pro-Russian separatists in the country’s east amid reports of Russian tanks and soldiers crossing the border. 449 more words