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    Four Ukrainian soldiers killed by shell fired by separatists – police
    Apr05

    Four Ukrainian soldiers killed by shell fired by separatists – police

    KIEV (Reuters) – Four Ukrainian soldiers were killed on Sunday in the east of the country when their vehicle was struck by a shell fired by Russian-backed separatists, regional police said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian government approves framework for $15 billin debt-swap – Finance Minister
    Apr04

    Ukrainian government approves framework for $15 billin debt-swap – Finance Minister

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian government approved on Saturday the framework for Ukraine’s debt restructuring operation through which it aims to generate $15.3 billion (10 billion pounds), the Finance Ministry said in a statement. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Lavrov calls for pull-back of weapons in Ukraine
    Apr04

    Russia's Lavrov calls for pull-back of weapons in Ukraine

    BRATISLAVA (Reuters) – Both sides in the conflict in Ukraine could pull back weapons under 100 millimetres calibre from the front line in a bid to boost confidence in a ceasefire, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Landmine kills Ukrainian servicemen in separatist east – Kiev military
    Apr04

    Landmine kills Ukrainian servicemen in separatist east – Kiev military

    KIEV (Reuters) – Three Ukrainian serviceman have been killed and two wounded in a landmine explosion in separatist eastern territories, Kiev military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Silencing of Crimean Tatar TV sparks outcry from rights bodies, Ukraine, Turkey
    Apr03

    Silencing of Crimean Tatar TV sparks outcry from rights bodies, Ukraine, Turkey

    KIEV (Reuters) – The silencing of a TV station for the Tatar people in Crimea, annexed by Russia from Ukraine a year ago, sparked an outcry on Friday, with Kiev accusing Moscow of trying to stamp out non-Russian influence on the peninsula. …read more Source: The...

    Moscow condemns 'anti-Russian campaign' in U.S
    Apr03

    Moscow condemns 'anti-Russian campaign' in U.S

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia expressed outrage on Friday over a “frenzied anti-Russian campaign” by U.S. media and political analysts, stepping up a war of words that has intensified during the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The...

    Russia, Greece to discuss EU sanctions, economy in Moscow
    Apr03

    Russia, Greece to discuss EU sanctions, economy in Moscow

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras plan to discuss economic ties and the European Union’s sanctions against Moscow when they meet for talks next week, a Kremlin spokesman said on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine, rebels discuss broadening weapons withdrawal – aide
    Apr02

    Ukraine, rebels discuss broadening weapons withdrawal – aide

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine, Russia and Russian-backed separatists are discussing prospects for extending a pull-back of weapons in east Ukraine to include tanks and smaller weapons systems, a press aide to Kiev’s representative at peace talks said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Merkel says Ukraine ceasefire hasn't been fully implemented
    Apr01

    Merkel says Ukraine ceasefire hasn't been fully implemented

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday that the situation in Ukraine had become calmer in the weeks following the Minsk agreement but added that the ceasefire had not yet been fully implemented. …read more Source: The...

    Georgia president says Russia is threat to regional security
    Mar31

    Georgia president says Russia is threat to regional security

    TBILISI (Reuters) – Georgian President Georgy Margvelashvili said on Tuesday Russia poses a threat to regional security and that its action in Georgia and Ukraine is punishment for their pro-Western stances. …read more Source: The...

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