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    Separatist conflict colours Ukraine's war anniversary events
    May07

    Separatist conflict colours Ukraine's war anniversary events

    LVIV, Ukraine (Reuters) – Of all the medals on his military tunic, it is the one marking his role in the UPA Ukrainian nationalist resistance fighting Nazis, Poles and Soviets in the war that ended 70 years ago on Saturday that gives Vasyl Chelepys the most pride. …read more Source: The...

    Renewed Russia fears bolster Komorowski in Poland's presidential race
    May07

    Renewed Russia fears bolster Komorowski in Poland's presidential race

    WARSAW (Reuters) – Buoyed by his strong defence background and Poles’ renewed fear of Russia stoked by the Ukraine crisis, Bronislaw Komorowski looks likely to win the first round of Poland’s presidential election on Sunday. …read more Source: The...

    EU trade chief says EU-Ukraine deal to be implemented from 2016
    May07

    EU trade chief says EU-Ukraine deal to be implemented from 2016

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said on Wednesday that a planned EU-Ukraine trade deal would be implemented from the start of 2016 despite Russian calls for further delay. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine leader warns of worsening conflict, peace envoys more hopeful
    May06

    Ukraine leader warns of worsening conflict, peace envoys more hopeful

    MINSK/KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko warned on Wednesday of a growing threat of large-scale military action in the east of the country, but peace envoys reported some progress towards full implementation of a fragile ceasefire agreement. …read more Source: The...

    Germany's Merkel to discuss Ukraine with Putin in Moscow
    May06

    Germany's Merkel to discuss Ukraine with Putin in Moscow

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will discuss the crisis in Ukraine at talks in Moscow on Sunday, a Kremlin aide said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Russian report blames Kiev for downing of MH17 airliner-newspaper
    May06

    Russian report blames Kiev for downing of MH17 airliner-newspaper

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – An independent Russian newspaper on Wednesday published what it said was a report by Russian military engineers suggesting a Malaysian airliner shot down in Ukraine was hit by a Russian-made surface-to-air missile fired by Ukrainian forces. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Putin, Germany's Merkel to discuss Ukraine on May 10
    May06

    Russia's Putin, Germany's Merkel to discuss Ukraine on May 10

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will discuss the crisis in Ukraine at talks in Moscow on Sunday, a Kremlin aide told reporters on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Five Ukrainian serviceman killed in past 24 hours in east – Ukraine military
    May06

    Five Ukrainian serviceman killed in past 24 hours in east – Ukraine military

    KIEV (Reuters) – Five Ukrainian servicemen were killed and twelve wounded in separatist eastern territories over the past 24 hours despite a ceasefire deal, Ukrainian military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Russia says EU does not want Ukraine truce to hold
    May05

    Russia says EU does not want Ukraine truce to hold

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov accused “someone in the European Union” on Tuesday of trying to ensure a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine does not hold. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine says separatists step up attacks, Poroshenko warns of 'threat of war'
    May05

    Ukraine says separatists step up attacks, Poroshenko warns of 'threat of war'

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s leader warned on Tuesday that a war with pro-Russian separatists could still break out again as its military said the rebels had greatly stepped up attacks and widened the area of their operations despite a ceasefire. …read more Source: The...

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