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Ukraine president says he'll consider aid mission as Obama, Merkel warn Russia not to intervene

August 10, 2014



August 9, 2014: Ukrainian government troops sit atop of their military vehicle in Donetsk region. (AP Photo/Evgeniy Maloletka)

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said he will consider allowing an international aid mission into rebel-held areas of eastern Ukraine after pro-Russian separatists called for a case-fire to avert a “humanitarian catastrophe.” 758 more words

NATO says Russia could be poised to invade Ukraine

(Reuters) – Russia has amassed around 20,000 combat-ready troops on Ukraine’s eastern border and could use the pretext of a humanitarian or peace-keeping mission to invade, NATO said on Wednesday. 354 more words

Pentagon concerned about Russian troop build-up near Ukraine

By Martin Matishak

The Hill

The Defense Department’s top spokesman on Tuesday raised fresh concerns over a renewed build up of Russian troops along the border with Ukraine. 358 more words

BREAKING: Videos show Russian military has entered Ukraine; tanks and personnel have been confirmed in Donetsk

Coincidentally following the signing by BRICS nations to create $100bn new development bank, Russian forces have been spotted moving into Ukraine:

From RT: “The emerging economies signed a long-anticipated document to create a $100 billion BRICS Development Bank. 15 more words