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    Ukraine goes head-to-head with creditors for last ditch deal
    Aug12

    Ukraine goes head-to-head with creditors for last ditch deal

    KIEV/LONDON (Reuters) – Ukraine and a group of its largest creditors will meet on Wednesday for make-or-break talks that look highly unlikely to deliver an amicable deal to restructure $19 billion of debt. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Putin discussed escalation of violence in Ukraine – Interfax
    Aug12

    Russia's Putin discussed escalation of violence in Ukraine – Interfax

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed a recent spike in violence in east Ukraine with his security council, Interfax said on Wednesday, citing the Kremlin. …read more Source: The...

    EU says renewed escalation in Ukraine violates ceasefire
    Aug12

    EU says renewed escalation in Ukraine violates ceasefire

    (Reuters) – The European Union said that renewed escalation of the conflict in eastern Ukraine violated the spirit and the letter of a ceasefire. …read more Source: The...

    Russia says Kiev behind deteriorating situation in east Ukraine
    Aug11

    Russia says Kiev behind deteriorating situation in east Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Moscow urged Kiev to end its “irresponsible actions” in east Ukraine, a day after the Ukrainian military reported the heaviest shelling by Russian-backed rebels since a truce was agreed in February. …read more Source: The...

    Dutch prosecutors – fragments from MH17 site may be from Russian-made missile
    Aug11

    Dutch prosecutors – fragments from MH17 site may be from Russian-made missile

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch prosecutors from a joint international criminal investigation into the 2014 downing of flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine say some of the debris recovered from the site may belong to a Russian-made missile system. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine reports heaviest shelling by eastern rebels since February
    Aug10

    Ukraine reports heaviest shelling by eastern rebels since February

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine accused pro-Russian rebels on Monday of carrying out the heaviest artillery attacks on government positions in six months and warned of signs the conflict was escalating despite a ceasefire deal. …read more Source: The...

    Russia, Ukraine, EU to hold gas talks at end-August – Ukraine minister
    Aug10

    Russia, Ukraine, EU to hold gas talks at end-August – Ukraine minister

    KIEV (Reuters) – Russia, Ukraine and the European Commission will hold trilateral talks about the supply of natural gas at the end of August in Vienna, Ukrainian Energy Minister Volodymyr Demchshyn told a briefing on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Four OSCE cars torched in separatist east Ukraine
    Aug09

    Four OSCE cars torched in separatist east Ukraine

    KIEV (Reuters) – Four armoured vehicles belonging to the OSCE monitoring mission in Ukraine’s eastern conflict zone were destroyed overnight, the security watchdog said Sunday, describing the apparent arson attack as an attempt to restrict its work. …read more Source: The...

    Hostages killed in Mali hotel siege from South Africa, Russia, Ukraine
    Aug08

    Hostages killed in Mali hotel siege from South Africa, Russia, Ukraine

    BAMAKO (Reuters) – The three hostages killed during a siege of a hotel in Mali used by United Nations staff were from South Africa, Russia and Ukraine, a Malian military spokesman said on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    South Africans, Russian and Ukrainian freed in Mali hotel siege
    Aug08

    South Africans, Russian and Ukrainian freed in Mali hotel siege

    BAMAKO (Reuters) – Four United Nations contractors, including two South Africans, a Russian and a Ukrainian, were freed when security forces stormed a hotel in central Mali being held by suspected Islamist militants, a spokeswoman for Mali’s U.N. mission MINUSMA said. …read more Source: The...

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