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September 1, 2014, by VOANews

Thousands of miles away from the Ukrainian battlefields of Donetsk and Novoazovsk sits the country that may end up being the largest beneficiary of the turmoil along Russia’s southwest border: […]

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EU leaders threaten more sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

August 31, 2014, by VOANews

The European Union has threatened Russia with new sanctions if Moscow continues its military activity in eastern Ukraine. But the EU is deeply divided ...

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EU to Moscow: ‘Come to reason’ on Ukraine

August 31, 2014, by VOANews

A top European official says Russia is pushing the conflict in eastern Ukraine to the “point of no return,” and that the European Union ma ...

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Barroso: Ukraine crisis could reach ‘the point of no return’

August 30, 2014, by The Prague Post

President of the European Commission José Manuel Barroso met with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in Brussels to discuss the situation in Ukrain ...


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    Kyiv: Russian forces tightening grip on east
    August 30, 2014, by VOANews

    Ukrainian security officials on Friday said Russian forces have tightened their control on territory in eastern Ukraine after crossing the border to support separatist rebels. Meanwhile, a new United Nations […]

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    Ukraine regroups as Russia attacks
    August 28, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

    After a public handshake between Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Minsk on August 26, hopes for peace have vanished as Ukraine and its allies say […]

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    EU milk overflowing due to Russian ban
    August 28, 2014, by The Prague Post

    The European Commission has announced that it will open Private Storage Aid for butter, skimmed milk powder (SMP) and certain cheeses in order to alleviate the impact of Russian restrictions […]

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    Ukraine: Russia’s military seizes key border town
    August 28, 2014, by VOANews

    Ukraine says the key border town of Novoazovsk in southeastern Ukraine has fallen under the control of Russia’s military. Ukraine’s Security and Defense Council made that announcement Thursday on Twitter, […]