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    U.N. court orders Russia to halt discrimination of Crimean Tartar minority
    Apr19

    U.N. court orders Russia to halt discrimination of Crimean Tartar minority

    THE HAGUE (Reuters) – The highest United Nations court on Wednesday ordered Russia to halt discrimination of ethnic Crimean Tartars, handing down an interim ruling in a dispute in which Ukraine is seeking to stop what is says is Moscow’s support for separatists. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko says sanctions on Russia must stay
    Apr19

    Ukraine's Poroshenko says sanctions on Russia must stay

    LONDON (Reuters) – Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko on Wednesday called for Western sanctions on Russia to be maintained in order to keep the Kremlin in line and to ensure the success of Ukraine’s own economic reform programme. …read more Source: The...

    Eleven missing after ship sinks off Crimean coast – officials
    Apr19

    Eleven missing after ship sinks off Crimean coast – officials

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A cargo ship heading from Russia to Turkey sunk off the coast of Crimea early on Wednesday morning and 11 of the crew are missing, Crimea’s emergency situations ministry said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine – Washington won't allow 'package deal' with Russia over Syria, Ukraine
    Apr11

    Ukraine – Washington won't allow 'package deal' with Russia over Syria, Ukraine

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko got assurances from U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson that Washington will not allow any deal that links the fates of Ukraine and Syria, Poroshenko’s office said in a statement on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    U.S. asks G7 ministers why it should care about Ukraine conflict
    Apr11

    U.S. asks G7 ministers why it should care about Ukraine conflict

    LUCCA, Italy (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson asked his European counterparts on Tuesday why American voters should care about the conflict in Ukraine, France’s foreign minister said. …read more Source: The...

    After praise and death threats, Ukraine's central bank governor quits
    Apr10

    After praise and death threats, Ukraine's central bank governor quits

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s central bank governor, Valeria Gontareva, resigned on Monday, depriving the country of a tough reformer capable of taking on vested interests at a time when the economy is just recovering from a steep recession. …read more Source: The...

    Merkel, Trump discuss Afghanistan, Ukraine – German spokesman
    Apr06

    Merkel, Trump discuss Afghanistan, Ukraine – German spokesman

    BERLIN (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed the situation in Afghanistan and eastern Ukraine on the telephone on Wednesday, a German government spokesman said on Thursday, echoing a readout from the White House. …read more Source: The...

    Trump, Merkel discuss Ukraine, Afghanistan by phone – White House
    Apr06

    Trump, Merkel discuss Ukraine, Afghanistan by phone – White House

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed several issues including the conflict in eastern Ukraine and the situation in Afghanistan during a telephone conversation on Wednesday, the White House said. …read more Source: The...

    Russia says Lavrov-Tillerson meeting to discuss Syria, global security
    Apr05

    Russia says Lavrov-Tillerson meeting to discuss Syria, global security

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will discuss global security, including the Syria, North Korea and Ukraine situations, during the latter’s visit to Moscow, the ministry said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    IMF approves $1 billion aid tranche for Ukraine – Ukraine president
    Apr03

    IMF approves $1 billion aid tranche for Ukraine – Ukraine president

    KIEV (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund on Monday approved the payment of $1 billion of new aid to Ukraine, its President Petro Poroshenko said on his official Facebook page. …read more Source: The...

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