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Ukraine News - June 4, 2014

By bartolo - Posted on 03 June 2014

Obama announces $1 billion program to boost military presence in Eastern Europe - The Washington Post

VIDEO: Barack Obama earmarks1 billion dollars to boost US military presence in Europe - Telegraph

U.S. presses NATO allies to raise defence spending after Ukraine - Reuters

More US base consolidations on the way in Europe - Stripes

U.S. reaffirms: No weapons will go to Ukraine - usatoday

US To Send Advisers To Assess Ukraine's Defense Reform Needs -

NATO to bolster defence in eastern Europe - Al Jazeera English

NATO To Finalize a package to reform and modernize Ukraine's armed forces -

Ukraine receives only non-lethal weapons from NATO countries: defense minister - ITAR-TASS

Another NATO Vessel to Enter Black Sea Next Week – Military Source - RIA Novosti

Russia to reorganise troops to counter NATO activities - zeenews

Moscow slams Ukraine military attacks coinciding with top US defense official visit to Kiev - RT News

POLL: Putin Forever? Russian President's Ratings Skyrocket Over Ukraine -

POLL: International Relations scholars oppose military assistance in Ukraine, military aid to Egypt - William & Mary

EU asks Bulgaria to stop work on Gazprom's South Stream pipeline - Reuters

South Stream Dragged into Russia-Ukraine Gas Spat as Rhetoric Spikes - The Moscow Times

Gazprom ready to complete South Stream without international finance - RT Business

Naftogaz, Gazprom discussing gas price at $350-380 for April 2014 through June 2015 -

POLL: Less than half of Ukrainians support economic aid from the West - Pew Research Center


Ukrainian forces in fierce clash with pro-Russian separatists in rebel-held city Slavyansk- The Washington Post

Ukrainian soldier killed in offensive against pro-Russian rebels in Slavyansk -

Turchinov orders to look at imposing martial law in Donetsk, Lugansk regions - ITAR-TASS

Slavyansk separatists claim to have shot down Ukraine army plane, one helicopter and several tanks - The Voice of Russia

181 people killed, 293 injured in Kiev military op in eastern Ukraine: Prosecutor General - RT News

OSCE relocates observers from Donetsk and Luhansk regions for security reasons - ITAR-TASS

VIDEO: Dispatch from Donetsk: Ukrainian nationals, pro-Moscow rebels battle in flashpoint city Slavyansk - Fox News

VIDEO: Ukrainian army shells Slavyansk residential area, 3 civilians killed - YouTube

VIDEO: Death and despair in Slavyansk after Ukraine army shelling - YouTube

VIDEO: Slavyansk women & children shelter in basements from Kiev military op - YouTube

VIDEO: Kids evacuated from Slavyansk, E.Ukraine to escape Kiev's shelling - YouTube

Ukraine army shells hit an hospital in Slavyansk (VIDEO) - RT

VIDEO: Moment when a MANPAD hit a ukrainian helicopter in Slavyansk -


OSCE Confirms: Luhansk Deaths Caused by Airstrikes -

VIDEO: OSCE confirms fatal attack on Lugansk admin building was air raid - YouTube

Ukraine opposition calls for international probe in fatal Luhansk air strikes -

Confirmed: Ukrainian air force fired over 150 missiles at Lugansk, bombed admin HQ (VIDEO) - RT News

Kiev’s Lugansk botched air strike fuels the rebellion in east Ukraine - The Times

A Guide To The Separatist Leaders Of Eastern Ukraine -

Interview with Alexander Borodai, the self-declared prime minister of eastern Ukraine’s secessionist Donetsk People’s Republic -

Ukrainian Protesters Won't Leave Kiev's Maidan Despite New Government, It Is Still Occupied and It's Become a Darker, More Dangerous Place Lately - New Republic

9 People Arrested in Connection With Shooting Of Kharkiv's Jewish Mayor Kernes - JP Updates

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