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    Three Ukrainian soldiers killed in past 24 hours – Ukraine military source
    Mar03

    Three Ukrainian soldiers killed in past 24 hours – Ukraine military source

    KIEV (Reuters) – Three Ukrainian servicemen were killed and nine were wounded in the last 24 hours in the country’s east where government troops are fighting with pro-Russian rebels, a Ukrainian military source told Reuters on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Russia, Ukraine, France, Germany agree on OSCE role in conflict zone – Poroshenko
    Mar03

    Russia, Ukraine, France, Germany agree on OSCE role in conflict zone – Poroshenko

    KIEV (Reuters) – The leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany discussed the conflict in eastern Ukraine by telephone on Monday, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said in a statement published on his website. …read more Source: The...

    OSCE should play greater role in eastern Ukraine, leaders say
    Mar03

    OSCE should play greater role in eastern Ukraine, leaders say

    MOSCOW/BERLIN/PARIS (Reuters) – The leaders of Russia, Germany and France agreed to Ukraine’s proposal to ask the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) to help with the implementation of the cease-fire agreement in eastern Ukraine, officials said after a four-way phone call on Monday evening. …read more...

    OSCE will be asked to play role in Ukraine – France
    Mar03

    OSCE will be asked to play role in Ukraine – France

    PARIS (Reuters) – The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine have agreed to ask the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) to help with the implementation of the cease-fire agreement, France said in a statement. …read more Source: The...

    Russia, Ukraine to discuss 'summer gas package' later in March
    Mar02

    Russia, Ukraine to discuss 'summer gas package' later in March

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Russia and Ukraine will discuss a so-called ‘summer’ gas deal for Kiev at the end of March, when the current short-term deal expires, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Monday in remarks broadcast by Rossiya 24 television station. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's parliament approves stricter IMF-backed budget amendments
    Mar02

    Ukraine's parliament approves stricter IMF-backed budget amendments

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s parliament approved on Monday a raft of International Monetary Fund-backed amendments to its 2015 draft budget that Kiev hopes will help it clinch a $17.5 billion bailout package. …read more Source: The...

    Target of nation's outrage, Ukraine central bank chief ploughs on
    Mar02

    Target of nation's outrage, Ukraine central bank chief ploughs on

    KIEV (Reuters) – Before she was appointed to head Ukraine’s central bank last June, Valeriia Gontareva was praised as one of the most successful investment bankers in the country. Since then, she has heard little but demands for her downfall. …read more Source: The...

    Kerry presses Russia's Lavrov on Ukraine ceasefire deal
    Mar02

    Kerry presses Russia's Lavrov on Ukraine ceasefire deal

    GENEVA (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry told Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday that Moscow and pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine must implement a ceasefire or face “consequences” that could further hit Russia’s faltering economy. …read more Source: The...

    Pro-Russian rebels train for more fighting despite Ukraine truce
    Mar02

    Pro-Russian rebels train for more fighting despite Ukraine truce

    DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – A ceasefire is broadly holding at last on the front line in eastern Ukraine, but fighters in the separatist stronghold of Donetsk are training for another round of clashes against government troops. …read more Source: The...

    Hollande calls for immediate Ukraine ceasefire, heavy weapon withdrawal
    Mar02

    Hollande calls for immediate Ukraine ceasefire, heavy weapon withdrawal

    PARIS (Reuters) – French President Francois Hollande repeated demands for an immediate ceasefire in Ukraine and the withdrawal of heavy weapons following a meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Monday. …read more Source: The...

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