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  • Russian-backed separatists enter southeast Ukraine town

    KIEV (Reuters) - Separatists backed by Russian soldiers have entered the town of Novoazovsk in southeastern Ukraine, a pro-government militia fighter said on Thursday. A military source said the separatist forces had also taken Savur-Mohyla, a hill...
  • Ukraine rebel leader says targeting strategic port

    DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) - Pro-Moscow rebel forces in Ukraine gained a foothold on the Sea of Azov on Thursday and their objective is to fight their way down the coast to the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol, the leader of the main separatist entity said....
  • Russian-backed separatists take high point east of Donetsk: Ukrainian military source

    KIEV (Reuters) - Russian-backed separatists have taken the strategic high point of Savur-Mohyla in eastern Ukraine, which looks out over wide areas of the region, a Ukrainian military source said on Thursday. Asked by Reuters if the rebels had captured...
  • France's Hollande says 'unacceptable' if Russian troops in Ukraine

    PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande said on Thursday that it would be "intolerable and unacceptable" if it was proved true that Russian troops had entered Ukrainian territory. "Europe will maintain (sanctions), even increase them if...
  • Ukraine rebel leader says Russian soldiers in their ranks: Russian state TV

    MOSCOW (Reuters) - East Ukrainian pro-Russian separatist leader Alexander Zakharchenko said serving Russian soldiers, on leave from their posts, are fighting Ukrainian troops alongside the rebels, Russian state television reported. "Among us are fighting...
  • Ukraine says Russian armored vehicles pouring across border

    Ukraine says Russian armored vehicles pouring across border
    Russian armored vehicles thundered into southern Ukraine and unleashed an offensive against the strategic town of Novoazovsk as the 5-month-old separatist battle opened a new front, officials in Kiev said Wednesday. Novoazovsk lies a few miles west of...
  • Russian journalists attacked while investigating soldier burials

    Russian journalists attacked while investigating soldier burials
    Several Russian journalists say they were attacked while investigating the suspected secret burials of soldiers believed to have been killed in Ukraine. Reporters from different news outlets this week said they saw graves believed to be those of...
  • Group of Russian soldiers cross into Ukraine town: Ukraine military

    The Ukrainian military said on Wednesday that more Russian soldiers had crossed the border into eastern Ukraine, entering the small town of Amvrosiyivka in five armored infantry carriers and a truck. The report of a further cross-border incursion by...
  • Ukraine warns Europe of Russian gas cut-off, Moscow denies

    Ukraine warns Europe of Russian gas cut-off, Moscow denies
    Ukraine warned Europe on Wednesday that Russia could cut off gas to the continent this winter, but Moscow responded that the supply of gas would continue regardless of politics. Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said Kiev knew of Russian plans...
  • Venice Film Festival Shows Solidarity With Jailed Directors

    VENICE - The Venice Film Festival on Wednesday expressed its solidarity with two film directors who have been recently imprisoned for political reasons, Mahnaz Mohammadi of Iran and Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, by leaving two empty chairs during...
  • U.S. says Russian-directed counteroffensive in Ukraine cities likely underway

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States said on Wednesday new military incursions on Ukraine's eastern border indicate a Russian-directed counteroffensive is likely underway in two Ukrainian towns. "These incursions indicate a Russian-directed...