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    Russia's Putin welcomes Ukraine ceasefire
    Sep12

    Russia's Putin welcomes Ukraine ceasefire

    CHERSONEUS, Crimea (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday that it was welcome that both Ukrainian armed forces and separatists in eastern Ukraine had ceased military operations, calling this the main achievement in peace efforts in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Italy's Berlusconi rubs shoulders with Putin in Crimea
    Sep11

    Italy's Berlusconi rubs shoulders with Putin in Crimea

    YALTA, Crimea (Reuters) – Former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi became the most prominent Western politician to visit Russian-annexed Crimea when he strolled beside the Black Sea on Friday with Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: The...

    Kremlin says extension of east Ukraine peace deal possible
    Sep11

    Kremlin says extension of east Ukraine peace deal possible

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – The leaders of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France will agree to roll-over a peace deal for eastern Ukraine if it is not fully implemented this year as intended, the Kremlin’s top foreign policy aide, Yuri Ushakov, said on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Syria will be topic at Saturday meeting of ministers in Berlin
    Sep11

    Syria will be topic at Saturday meeting of ministers in Berlin

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Foreign ministers meeting in Berlin on Saturday to discuss the Ukraine crisis are also likely to touch on the situation in Syria, a spokesman for the German foreign ministry said on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Leaders from EU, Russia, Ukraine to meet in Paris in October – reports
    Sep09

    Leaders from EU, Russia, Ukraine to meet in Paris in October – reports

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrianian President Petro Poroshenko will along with the French and German leaders in Paris in early October to discuss peace efforts to resolve the Ukrainian conflict, Russian news agency RIA reported on Wednesday, citing France’s Elysee Palace. …read more Source: The...

    NATO concerned by Russian presence in Syria, Ukraine calmer
    Sep09

    NATO concerned by Russian presence in Syria, Ukraine calmer

    PRAGUE (Reuters) – Reports of growing Russian military activity in Syria are a cause for concern while the situation in eastern Ukraine seems calmer, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Exclusive – Russia building major military base near Ukrainian border
    Sep09

    Exclusive – Russia building major military base near Ukrainian border

    SOLOTI, Russia (Reuters) – Russia has started to build a huge military base housing ammunition depots and barracks for several thousand soldiers near the Ukrainian border, a project that suggests the Kremlin is digging in for a prolonged stand-off with Kiev. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine ceasefire more respected now, NATO chief says
    Sep09

    Ukraine ceasefire more respected now, NATO chief says

    PRAGUE (Reuters) – A ceasefire in eastern Ukraine is being respected more now than in the past, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine accepts international criminal court jurisdiction from February 2014
    Sep08

    Ukraine accepts international criminal court jurisdiction from February 2014

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The government of Ukraine has accepted jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court over war crimes committed on its territory beginning in February 2014, the court said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    East Ukraine rebels release arrested leader amid infighting
    Sep08

    East Ukraine rebels release arrested leader amid infighting

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – One of the leaders of Russian-backed separatists in east Ukraine, Andrei Purgin, said on Tuesday he had been released from custody after being held in a cell for four days by his own side for reasons he did not understand. …read more Source: The...

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