http://democracynow.org – As fighting continues in Ukraine, President Obama said Monday he has not ruled out arming the Ukrainian military against Russian-backed rebels. Meeting with Obama at the White House, German Chancellor Angela Merkel reiterated her opposition to arming Ukraine, saying the conflict could not be resolved militarily. Merkel is set to hold talks in […]
Oliver Stone asks Russian President Vladimir Putin if Ukraine and NATO are a threat to Russia. Parts 1-4 of The Putin Interviews available now, only on SHOWTIME. Subscribe to the SHOWTIME channel for more clips: http://goo.gl/esCMib Don’t have SHOWTIME? Order now: http://s.sho.com/1HbTNpQ Get SHOWTIME merchandise now: http://sho.com/store_yt_showtime Don’t miss groundbreaking documentaries on SHOWTIME. Get more […]
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Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg announced that NATO will deliver secure communication equipment to Ukraine’s military this month. The equipment is part of a multi-million euro pledge by allies to strengthen Kyiv’s armed forces. Stoltenberg reiterated the military alliance’s support for Ukraine’s aspirations to join NATO — which Moscow vehemently opposes. _ Subscribe to UATV English: https://goo.gl/VHU7bk […]
The Russian military has been carrying out exercises close to the border with Ukraine. Russia’s defence ministry confirmed 8,500 troops were taking part in drills in several regions along the border. In Rostov-on-Don where the ousted Ukranian president Yanukovych has been staying, riffles, machine guns and rocket propelled grenades were used. It comes as Moscow warned it would reciprocate with sanctions […]
The Rapid Trident 2017 military drills are continuing at the Yavoriv training center in western Ukraine. Thousands of army personnel from more than a dozen countries are taking part in the maneuvers which include handling weapons and military hardware. _ Subscribe to UATV English: https://goo.gl/VHU7bk Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UATVEN Twitter: https://twitter.com/UATV_en Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/uatv.en Medium: https://medium.com/@UATV_English Watch UATV […]
NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg pledges the alliance’s support for Ukraine during a visit to Kiev, as the ex-Soviet republic faces a bloody insurgency by pro-Russian separatists in its eastern regions. .
Speaking in the Estonian capital, Tallinn, US President Barack Obama said Russian aggression in Ukraine that threatens a Europe dedicated to peace will not be without consequences and Moscow is feeling the pinch: “Make no mistake, Russia is paying a price. Capital is fleeing, foreign investment is plummeting because investors know that today’s Russia is […]
President Barack Obama announced that Western nations will broaden sanctions against Russia for its actions in Ukraine during a speech at the NATO summit in Newport, Wales. He also pledged that NATO members would continue to have a military presence in Eastern and Central Europe to reassure allies in the face of Russian aggression. Obama […]
Russian troops and their local allies in Crimea have increased pressure on Ukraine’s military since Russia moved to annex the region – and there has been nothing Ukrainian or Western forces could do about it. From London, VOA’s Al Pessin reports on the military situation in eastern Ukraine and its strategic implications. .