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    Ukraine military, rebels accuse each other of increased attacks
    Apr10

    Ukraine military, rebels accuse each other of increased attacks

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s military and pro-Russian rebels accused each other on Friday of intensifying attacks in separatist eastern territories despite a two-month-old ceasefire deal. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine sets sights on joining NATO
    Apr09

    Ukraine sets sights on joining NATO

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine, locked in conflict with Russian-backed separatists in its east, on Thursday drew up a new security doctrine denouncing Russia’s “aggression” and setting its sights on joining the U.S.-led NATO military alliance. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine parliament approves sweeping gas sector reform law
    Apr09

    Ukraine parliament approves sweeping gas sector reform law

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s parliament on Thursday backed a law aimed at breaking up the monopoly of several powerful groups in the gas distribution sector and bringing real market conditions to one of the country’s most lucrative industries. …read more Source: The...

    Germany confirms "Normandy" talks on Ukraine in Berlin on Monday
    Apr09

    Germany confirms "Normandy" talks on Ukraine in Berlin on Monday

    BERLIN (Reuters) – The foreign ministers of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine will meet in Berlin on Monday to discuss the implementation of the Minsk ceasefire agreement, a spokesperson for Germany’s foreign ministry confirmed on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    'Normandy' group may meet on Ukraine next week, says Germany
    Apr09

    'Normandy' group may meet on Ukraine next week, says Germany

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany hopes that the foreign ministers of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine will meet in Berlin early next week to discuss the implementation of the Minsk ceasefire agreement, an official from the German foreign ministry said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Poland extends $100 million loan to Ukraine – Poroshenko
    Apr08

    Poland extends $100 million loan to Ukraine – Poroshenko

    KIEV (Reuters) – Poland has extended a $100 million (67 million pounds) loan to Ukraine to help modernise its energy sector and improve border checkpoints, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Wednesday during a joint briefing with his Polish counterpart. …read more Source: The...

    Dutch courts bar government from dispute over Crimean gold
    Apr08

    Dutch courts bar government from dispute over Crimean gold

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – An Amsterdam court ruled on Wednesday that the Dutch government cannot participate in a legal fight over golden artefacts from Crimea. …read more Source: The...

    Germany says no sign that Greece changed view on Russia sanctions
    Apr08

    Germany says no sign that Greece changed view on Russia sanctions

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany has no reason to think that Athens has softened its stance towards sanctions imposed by the EU on Russia over the Ukraine crisis, a foreign ministry spokeswoman said on Wednesday when Greece’s prime minister was due to visit Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: The...

    Two servicemen killed in past 24 hours in east Ukraine – Kiev military
    Apr08

    Two servicemen killed in past 24 hours in east Ukraine – Kiev military

    KIEV (Reuters) – Two Ukrainian servicemen have been killed and four were wounded in Ukraine’s separatist eastern conflict zone in the past 24 hours despite a ceasefire deal, Kiev military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said in a briefing on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Russian deputy who opposed Crimea seizure stripped of immunity
    Apr07

    Russian deputy who opposed Crimea seizure stripped of immunity

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s parliament voted on Tuesday to strip the only deputy who voted against last year’s annexation of Crimea of his immunity from prosecution as a lawmaker. …read more Source: The...

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