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    Shelling halts production at Avdiyivka coke plant in east Ukraine – Metinvest
    May24

    Shelling halts production at Avdiyivka coke plant in east Ukraine – Metinvest

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine steelmaker Metinvest said on Sunday it has halted production at its Avdiyivka facility in eastern Ukraine, one of Europe’s biggest coke plants, after heavy shelling caused major damage. …read more Source: The...

    Top rebel commander killed in east Ukraine – report
    May24

    Top rebel commander killed in east Ukraine – report

    KIEV (Reuters) – Aleksey Mozgovoi, a top rebel commander in east Ukraine, has been killed along with around six others in an attack by an unknown group of assailants, the press service for the separatist Luhansk territory (LITs) reported on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Russia links gas discount to Ukraine with debt repayments – agencies
    May23

    Russia links gas discount to Ukraine with debt repayments – agencies

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s decision on an extension of a gas discount to Ukraine may take into account Ukraine’s position on repayment of debts, Russian energy minister Alexander Novak said on Saturday according to comments cited in Russian news agencies. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine seeks Russian gas discount extension – RIA news agency
    May23

    Ukraine seeks Russian gas discount extension – RIA news agency

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukraine has asked Russia for an extension of a discount on the price of gas until the end of the year, Russia’s Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Saturday, RIA news agency reported. …read more Source: The...

    One Ukrainian serviceman killed, five wounded in separatist east – Ukraine's military
    May23

    One Ukrainian serviceman killed, five wounded in separatist east – Ukraine's military

    KIEV (Reuters) – One Ukrainian serviceman has been killed and five wounded in clashes between government forces and Russian-backed separatists over the past 24 hours despite a ceasefire agreement, Ukrainian military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Russia to adopt tough position if Ukraine defaults: PM Medvedev
    May23

    Russia to adopt tough position if Ukraine defaults: PM Medvedev

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia would adopt a tough position if Ukraine decided not to pay off debts owed by its previous government, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said in an interview broadcast by Russian TV on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    'Noticeable progress' made in Ukraine debt talks – Finance Minister
    May22

    'Noticeable progress' made in Ukraine debt talks – Finance Minister

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s Finance Minster said on Friday she expected to meet face-to-face with creditors as “noticeable progress” had been made in talks to restructure $23 billion of national debt. …read more Source: The...

    Russians seized in Ukraine: We were following Moscow's orders
    May22

    Russians seized in Ukraine: We were following Moscow's orders

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Two Russian men captured by Ukrainian forces fighting pro-Russian rebels have told a newspaper they were in Ukraine on a mission for the Russian military, contradicting Moscow’s official line. …read more Source: The...

    EU and Ukraine plan joint anti-corruption team
    May22

    EU and Ukraine plan joint anti-corruption team

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union and Ukraine are planning to set up a joint anti-corruption investigative team by next month to tackle potential misuse of EU funds for Kiev, said an EU official involved in setting up the unit. …read more Source: The...

    Russian missile producer appeals against EU sanctions
    May22

    Russian missile producer appeals against EU sanctions

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian missile manufacturer Almaz-Antey said on Friday it had filed an appeal against European Union sanctions imposed on it over the crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

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