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    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...

    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...

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