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    NATO and Russia to meet again, edge towards regular talks
    Mar28

    NATO and Russia to meet again, edge towards regular talks

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – NATO envoys will hold a formal meeting with Russia on Thursday, their fourth since the 2014 crisis in Ukraine halted regular talks, although both sides continue to accuse each other of destabilising eastern Europe. …read more Source: The...

    Life under Russia not all it was cracked up to be: Crimean ex-leader
    Mar27

    Life under Russia not all it was cracked up to be: Crimean ex-leader

    SEVASTOPOL, Crimea (Reuters) – The pro-Moscow Crimean politician who signed a document handing control over the Ukrainian peninsula to Russia in March 2014 said the three years since had been a time of disappointment for many people in the region. …read more Source: The...

    Military helicopter crashes in Ukraine, crew died
    Mar26

    Military helicopter crashes in Ukraine, crew died

    KIEV (Reuters) – A small Ukrainian military helicopter crashed in the east of the country on Sunday, killing its two crew members and three passengers, Ukraine’s defence ministry said. …read more Source: The...

    Le Pen says, if elected, will mull swift lifting of Russia sanctions
    Mar24

    Le Pen says, if elected, will mull swift lifting of Russia sanctions

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – French far-right party leader Marine Le Pen said on Friday after meeting President Vladimir Putin in the Kremlin she would consider what she had to do to swiftly lift European Union sanctions imposed on Russia over the Ukraine crisis if elected. …read more Source: The...

    Kremlin says Kiev tarnishing Eurovision with ban on Russian entry
    Mar23

    Kremlin says Kiev tarnishing Eurovision with ban on Russian entry

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Kremlin accused Ukraine on Thursday of damaging the prestige of the Eurovision song contest, which Kiev is hosting this year, with its decision to bar the Russian participant from entering the country. …read more Source: The...

    Exiled former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev – police
    Mar23

    Exiled former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev – police

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine accused Russia of “state terrorism” after a former Russian lawmaker and key witness in a treason case against former leader Viktor Yanukovich was shot dead in broad daylight outside a hotel in central Kiev on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Kremlin says Ukrainian claims of Russian hand in ex-MP's murder are 'absurd'
    Mar23

    Kremlin says Ukrainian claims of Russian hand in ex-MP's murder are 'absurd'

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s Kremlin said on Thursday that allegations from Ukrainian authorities that Moscow was behind the murder of a fugitive Russian MP in Kiev were absurd, Russian news agencies reported. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine says saboteurs blow up arms warehouse in east
    Mar23

    Ukraine says saboteurs blow up arms warehouse in east

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian military said unknown saboteurs blew up a warehouse storing tank ammunition at a military base in the east of the country early on Thursday, but nobody was hurt. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine says sanctions on Russian banks to start from Thursday
    Mar22

    Ukraine says sanctions on Russian banks to start from Thursday

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s central bank said sanctions against subsidiaries of Russian banks will take effect from Thursday, and will include prohibitions on financial operations that benefit the banks’ parent structures. …read more Source: The...

    IMF delays more aid to Ukraine to assess cost of blockade
    Mar19

    IMF delays more aid to Ukraine to assess cost of blockade

    KIEV (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund has postponed a decision to disburse more aid to Ukraine in order to assess the impact of an economic blockade Kiev imposed on separatist-held territory, the IMF and Ukrainian authorities said on Sunday. …read more Source: The...

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