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    Russia says Western leaders note progress in ceasefire in Ukraine
    Apr30

    Russia says Western leaders note progress in ceasefire in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s President Vladimir Putin, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko noted “certain progress” in a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine during a telephone conversation, the Kremlin said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian rebels expel foreign aid group IRC
    Apr30

    Ukrainian rebels expel foreign aid group IRC

    DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Representatives of a New York-based aid group were expelled from separatist-held territories in eastern Ukraine on Thursday after rebels closed down their operational base, accusing them of spying. …read more Source: The...

    One Ukrainian serviceman killed in separatist attacks – Kiev military
    Apr30

    One Ukrainian serviceman killed in separatist attacks – Kiev military

    KIEV (Reuters) – One Ukrainian serviceman has been killed in fresh separatist attacks on government forces in eastern Ukraine despite a ceasefire, Interfax news agency quoted the Ukrainian military as saying. …read more Source: The...

    Forest fire threatens Ukraine's Chernobyl nuclear zone
    Apr28

    Forest fire threatens Ukraine's Chernobyl nuclear zone

    KIEV (Reuters) – A forest fire in northern Ukraine threatened on Tuesday to spread towards the abandoned Chernobyl nuclear power plant (NPP) on Tuesday, Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said in a post on Facebook. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine says it aims to prevent Russian attacks at WW II commemorations
    Apr28

    Ukraine says it aims to prevent Russian attacks at WW II commemorations

    KIEV(Reuters) – Ukraine is planning an operation involving tens of thousands of police to guard against any attack by separatists or Russian agents during World War Two commemorations next month, security chiefs said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian serviceman killed in rebel attacks in eastern Ukraine – Kiev military
    Apr28

    Ukrainian serviceman killed in rebel attacks in eastern Ukraine – Kiev military

    KIEV (Reuters) – A Ukrainian serviceman has been killed and 14 others wounded as pro-Russian separatists significantly increased attacks on government forces despite a ceasefire, a spokesman for the Ukrainian military said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    EU, Ukraine leaders meet as shelling worsens, one Ukrainian soldier killed
    Apr27

    EU, Ukraine leaders meet as shelling worsens, one Ukrainian soldier killed

    KIEV (Reuters) – Top European Union officials met the Ukrainian leadership on Monday for talks on deepening trade links and efforts to bring peace to Ukraine, but worsening violence in the separatist-minded east clouded the summit. …read more Source: The...

    Turkey's Erdogan criticises Putin over Armenian 'genocide' comments
    Apr27

    Turkey's Erdogan criticises Putin over Armenian 'genocide' comments

    ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday Russia should account for its actions in Ukraine and Crimea before calling the 1915 mass killing of Armenians by Ottoman Turks a “genocide”. …read more Source: The...

    One more Ukrainian serviceman killed in eastern Ukraine – Kiev military
    Apr27

    One more Ukrainian serviceman killed in eastern Ukraine – Kiev military

    KIEV (Reuters) – One Ukrainian serviceman was killed and three other were wounded in attacks by pro-Russian separatists in the past 24 hours in the east, the Ukrainian military said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    MH17: Berlin knew risk of flying above Ukraine, say reports
    Apr27

    MH17: Berlin knew risk of flying above Ukraine, say reports

    FRANKFURT: Berlin knew the risks of flying over war-torn east Ukraine before Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH17 was shot out of the sky last year but did not inform German airlines, local media reported on Sunday. …read more Source: The...

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