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49 dead (military) as rebels down plane in Ukraine
Posted on 06/14/2014 5:40:29 AM PDT by RummyChick
Pro-Russian separatists shot down a military transport plane on Saturday in the countrys restive east, killing all 49 service personnel on board, Ukrainian officials said.
It was a bitter setback for Ukrainian forces, which have struggled to suppress an armed insurgency by foes of the new government.
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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Government; News/Current Events
James Farro @JF991 2h RT @MaximEristavi: Rebels in #Horlivka shoot down Ukraine fighter jet, pilot detained - local rebel HQ via RIA news
The Independent @Independent 23m 'Powerful' bomb discovered outside Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenkos headquarters http://ind.pn/TVHj1V pic.twitter.com/qp0sQv6HTt
I keep thinking about that stupid “We’re going to bring happiness, we’re going to bring freedom” video while watching all of this.
posted on 06/14/2014 6:19:16 AM PDT
(See my home page for some of my answers to the left's talking points.)
Russian not that stupid, I think?
Don’t trust my government one iota.
posted on 06/14/2014 6:29:34 AM PDT
(sharyl attkisson is alive and well HOORAY!!!!!)
I guess these Russian separatists didn’t get the memo. The world is the least violent its been since before man first appeared.
posted on 06/14/2014 6:56:14 AM PDT
by Texas Eagle
(If it wasn't for double-standards, Liberals would have no standards at all -- Texas Eagle)
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