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    Kiev points finger at Russia after two killed in blast
    Feb22

    Kiev points finger at Russia after two killed in blast

    KHARKIV, Ukraine (Reuters) – At least two people were killed on Sunday when a blast struck a crowd at a pro-Ukrainian rally far from eastern Ukraine’s war zone, and Kiev said it had arrested suspects who had been armed and instructed in Russia. …read more Source: The...

    Kiev says blast suspects received weapons, instruction in Russia
    Feb22

    Kiev says blast suspects received weapons, instruction in Russia

    KIEV (Reuters) – Suspects in an explosion that killed two people at a peace rally in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv had received weapons and instruction in Russia, an aide to the head of Ukraine’s SBU security service said on Sunday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine detains suspects in Kharkiv bombing, official says
    Feb22

    Ukraine detains suspects in Kharkiv bombing, official says

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian authorities have detained an unspecified number of suspects over a bomb attack that killed three people in the eastern city of Kharkiv on Sunday, an aide to Ukraine’s security and defence council, Markian Lubkivskyi, said on Facebook. …read more Source: The...

    Germany's Steinmeier warns Russia against further escalation in Ukraine
    Feb22

    Germany's Steinmeier warns Russia against further escalation in Ukraine

    NAIROBI (Reuters) – German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier warned Russia against further escalation in the Ukraine conflict, saying that a rebel attack on the port city of Mariupol would be a clear violation of an internationally brokered peace deal. …read more Source: The...

    Witnesses see device thrown from car in attack in Ukraine's Kharkiv – prosecutor
    Feb22

    Witnesses see device thrown from car in attack in Ukraine's Kharkiv – prosecutor

    KIEV (Reuters) – Three people were killed and 10 wounded on Sunday after an explosive device was thrown from a car into a crowd attending a peace rally in the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv, a regional Ukrainian prosecutor said in an online statement. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine says pro-Russia rebels maintain attacks on Ukrainian forces east of Mariupol
    Feb22

    Ukraine says pro-Russia rebels maintain attacks on Ukrainian forces east of Mariupol

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s military said on Sunday more convoys of armoured vehicles had been tracked crossing into Ukraine from Russia, including in the southeast, where it said rebels maintained attacks on government troops not far from the port of Mariupol. …read more Source: The...

    At least two killed in 'terrorist' blast in Ukraine's Kharkiv – Interior Ministry
    Feb22

    At least two killed in 'terrorist' blast in Ukraine's Kharkiv – Interior Ministry

    KIEV (Reuters) – An explosive device caused an explosion that killed at least two people during a peace march in the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv on Sunday, Ukrainian police said in a statement on the Interior Ministry website. …read more Source: The...

    Pro-Russian rebels say agree to withdraw weapons in east Ukraine
    Feb22

    Pro-Russian rebels say agree to withdraw weapons in east Ukraine

    NIZHNYAYA KRYNKA, Ukraine (Reuters) – A senior pro-Russian rebel commander said separatist forces were due to begin withdrawing heavy weapons from the front line in east Ukraine on Sunday, a sign rebels may be prepared to halt their advance as part of an internationally brokered peace deal. …read more Source: The...

    Rebel commander says Ukraine separatists to begin withdrawing heavy weapons on Sunday
    Feb22

    Rebel commander says Ukraine separatists to begin withdrawing heavy weapons on Sunday

    KIEV (Reuters) – Senior separatist commander Eduard Basurin said pro-Russian rebels would begin a two-week process of withdrawing heavy weapons from the frontline in east Ukraine on Sunday, Russian news agency Interfax quoted him as saying. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine, pro-Russia rebels swap dozens of prisoners
    Feb22

    Ukraine, pro-Russia rebels swap dozens of prisoners

    KIEV/DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian separatists have exchanged dozens of prisoners in east Ukraine, a Ukrainian Security Council aide confirmed on Sunday, a step towards implementing an internationally brokered peace deal. …read more Source: The...

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