Russians captured in Ukraine send messages back home

KIEV, Ukraine - Lonely and hurting, two men lie in...definitive proof that Russia is at war in Ukraine, and Moscow hotly denies the claims...shepherded a shaky cease-fire in eastern Ukraine, visited the men Tuesday and found them...
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Kerry heads to Russia in first visit since Ukraine crisis War lows amid disagreements over Ukraine and Syria.The State Department said...confrontational steps," it said in a statement.Ukraine's crisis, it said, "was largely provoked...said talks would cover the civil wars in Ukraine and Syria, and ongoing nuclear negotiations...
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Russian troops captured in Ukraine treated in Kiev hospital

KIEV, Ukraine - Two wounded Russian soldiers captured while fighting in war-torn eastern Ukraine have been transferred to a hospital in Kiev...reported.Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine have been fighting government troops for a...
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Pentagon plans to increase drone flights by 50 pct.

...waned. But the renewed conflict in Iraq, the fighting in Syria, the terror threat in North Africa, the Russian invasion of Ukraine's Crimea region and the simmering tensions in the Pacific have only increased commanders' appetite for drones.To relieve...
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Top general: US should consider embedding troops in Iraq

...more mature" than many other U.S. adversaries and has shown significant, sophisticated capabilities in its invasion of Ukraine.He said the Army has been working to rebuild its ability to fight an adversary like Russia over the past 18 months, mainly...
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Little known 1 year after airliner shot down

...of the sky over war-ravaged eastern Ukraine - killing 298 people - there has been...month to representatives of Malaysia, Ukraine, the U.S., Russia, Britain, Australia...because 196 of the victims were Dutch, and Ukraine agreed to give Holland formal responsibility...
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Russia to add 40 new missiles

...might amid tensions with the West over Ukraine.Putin spoke at the opening of an arms...War times over Moscow's annexation of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula and support separatist insurgency in eastern Ukraine. The U.S. and the EU have slapped...
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Obama welcomes, praises Ukraine's new leader

...WASHINGTON - In a show of solidarity with Ukraine, President Barack Obama welcomed the...quell the violence that has dogged eastern Ukraine."Blankets and night vision $46 million security package for Ukraine's military that includes counter-mortar...
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Hackers accused of making $100M by peeking at press releases

...corporations.Nine people in the U.S. and Ukraine were indicted on federal criminal charges...warrants were issued for four others in Ukraine.Arkadiy Dubovoy, 50, and his son Igor...also charged. He was believed to be in Ukraine.Paul Fishman, U.S. attorney for...
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With Boston out, can L.A. revive a US Olympic bid?

...better to face up to these things early if you don't have full public support."IOC executive board member Sergei Bubka of Ukraine said he believes it's important for the United States to bid.And if it's Los Angeles?"Los Angeles has great history...
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