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    U.S., G7 ready to impose more sanctions on Russia over Ukraine – Treasury
    Jun10

    U.S., G7 ready to impose more sanctions on Russia over Ukraine – Treasury

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew told Ukrainian leaders on Tuesday that the United States and its G7 allies stood ready to impose more sanctions on Moscow if needed, a Treasury official said. …read more Source: The...

    Putin visits Italy with one eye on EU sanctions
    Jun10

    Putin visits Italy with one eye on EU sanctions

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin will be on the lookout for signs of dissent over European Union sanctions on Russia when he visits Italy on Wednesday, but he is likely to be disappointed. …read more Source: The...

    Implementation of Minsk agreements on Ukraine 'still fragile' – Russian Foreign Ministry
    Jun09

    Implementation of Minsk agreements on Ukraine 'still fragile' – Russian Foreign Ministry

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – The implementation of the Minsk agreements aimed at ending the conflict in east Ukraine is still fragile, Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Fuel depot blaze in Ukraine under control; three firemen missing
    Jun09

    Fuel depot blaze in Ukraine under control; three firemen missing

    VASYLKIV, Ukraine (Reuters) – Emergency services stopped a fuel depot fire outside Kiev from spreading on Tuesday, officials said, but the fate of three firemen missing after the blaze triggered a powerful explosion was unknown. …read more Source: The...

    Eight Ukrainian servicemen killed in past 24 hours – military
    Jun09

    Eight Ukrainian servicemen killed in past 24 hours – military

    KIEV (Reuters) – Eight Ukrainian servicemen have been killed – seven of them in a single land mine blast – in the past 24 hours in eastern Ukraine where government forces are battling pro-Russian separatists, Kiev’s military spokesman said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Fuel depot blazes in Ukraine, explosion kills firemen – minister
    Jun09

    Fuel depot blazes in Ukraine, explosion kills firemen – minister

    KIEV (Reuters) – A powerful explosion killed a number of firemen on Tuesday as they fought to control a blazing fuel depot which had burned through the night outside the Ukrainian capital, Kiev, the interior minister said. …read more Source: The...

    Obama says Putin on doomed drive to recreate Soviet glories
    Jun08

    Obama says Putin on doomed drive to recreate Soviet glories

    KRUEN, Germany (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama accused President Vladimir Putin of wrecking Russia’s economy in a doomed drive to recreate the glories of the Soviet empire and G7 leaders said they could step up sanctions against Moscow if violence in Ukraine escalated. …read more Source: The...

    Russia refuses to sign IAEA annual report, says Sevastopol not in Ukraine
    Jun08

    Russia refuses to sign IAEA annual report, says Sevastopol not in Ukraine

    VIENNA (Reuters) – Russia has refused to sign off on the U.N. nuclear watchdog’s annual report because the document lists a nuclear reactor near Crimea’s Sevastopol as being in Ukraine, two diplomats present at the meeting told Reuters on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Exclusive – Russia refuses to sign IAEA annual report, says Sevastopol not in Ukraine
    Jun08

    Exclusive – Russia refuses to sign IAEA annual report, says Sevastopol not in Ukraine

    VIENNA (Reuters) – Russia has refused to sign off on the U.N. nuclear watchdog’s annual report because the document lists a nuclear reactor near Crimea’s Sevastopol as being in Ukraine, two diplomats present at the meeting told Reuters on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Obama says Russian troops operating in Ukraine, sanctions biting
    Jun08

    Obama says Russian troops operating in Ukraine, sanctions biting

    KRUEN, Germany (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama said on Monday that Russian forces continue to operate in eastern Ukraine despite Moscow’s denials and the world’s major industrial democracies stood ready to impose significantly tougher sanctions if necessary. …read more Source: The...

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