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UK COMMITS TO MAJOR POLISH EXERCISE IN SUPPORT OF EASTERN EUROPEAN ALLIES
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July 29, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

The UK is planning to send more than 1,300 British troops to take part in a forthcoming major NATO exercises in Poland, Polish Defense Minister Tomasz Siemoniak said after a […]

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Ukrainian official: Black boxes show MH17 was downed by ‘massive, explosive decompression’ from shrapnel

July 29, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

Ukrainian security service spokesman Andrei Lysenko said on July 28 that data recorders recovered from Malaysia Airlines flight 17 show the jetliner w ...

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US: Images prove Russia fired rockets into Ukraine

July 28, 2014, by VOANews

United States officials have released satellite images (see below) that, they say, show that Russia has fired rockets against Ukrainian forces in the ...

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MH17 crash investigators hampered by fighting in Ukraine

July 28, 2014, by Henry Ridgwell of VOANews

A team of international crash investigators and police officers was forced to cancel a visit to the site of the downed Malaysia Airlines plane Sunday ...


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    US, Europe demand harsher Russia sanctions
    July 27, 2014, by VOANews

    A senior British official is calling for the 2018 World Cup to be moved from Russia as punishment for the country’s role in the Ukraine crisis, as calls intensify from […]

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    International police postpone MH17 crash site visit
    July 27, 2014, by VOANews

    Police monitors from Australia and the Netherlands postponed plans Sunday to visit the Malaysian airliner crash site in eastern Ukraine, citing security concerns as fighting continues in the area. All […]

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    Greeks remain pessimistic about the economy and labour market
    July 27, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Sixty-seven per cent of Greeks and 31 per cent of Europeans characterise the condition of their household poor to very poor, according to research conducted by the Eurobarometer, for the […]

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    Turkey feeling strain from hosting Syrian refugees
    July 24, 2014, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

    Turkey has maintained an open door policy for people fleeing the conflict in neighboring Syria, but recent violent protests in several cities indicate many Turks are feeling the strain from […]

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    US: Russia firing artillery across Ukraine border
    July 24, 2014, by VOANews

    The United States said on Thursday that Russia was firing artillery across the border into Ukraine targeting Ukrainian military positions engaged in fighting pro-Russian separatists. “We have new evidence that […]