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    Ukraine president Poroshenko to brief EU summit in Brussels
    Feb11

    Ukraine president Poroshenko to brief EU summit in Brussels

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko will brief EU leaders at a summit in Brussels on Thursday, alongside the German and French leaders, on the results of Wednesday’s Ukraine peace talks in Minsk, an EU official said. …read more Source: The...

    'Contact Group' on Ukraine to hold talks in Minsk on Wednesday – Belarus
    Feb11

    'Contact Group' on Ukraine to hold talks in Minsk on Wednesday – Belarus

    MINSK (Reuters) – A meeting of the so-called Contact Group on Ukraine will resume talks on the conflict in the Belarussian capital Minsk on Wednesday, Belarus’s Foreign Ministry said. …read more Source: The...

    Minsk talks on Ukraine still 'very probable' – France's Fabius
    Feb11

    Minsk talks on Ukraine still 'very probable' – France's Fabius

    PARIS (Reuters) – A four-way summit in Minsk aimed at resolving the Ukraine crisis is still very likely to go ahead as scheduled on Wednesday despite a number of unresolved issues, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    At least one dead in attack on Donetsk bus station, east Ukraine – Reuters witness
    Feb11

    At least one dead in attack on Donetsk bus station, east Ukraine – Reuters witness

    DONETSK (Reuters) – At least one person was killed on Wednesday when a shell hit a bus station in the centre of rebel-controlled Donetsk city, east Ukraine, a Reuters witness said. …read more Source: The...

    Kremlin says Putin, Obama urge swift end to bloodshed in Ukraine
    Feb11

    Kremlin says Putin, Obama urge swift end to bloodshed in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Barack Obama highlighted in a phone call on Tuesday the need for a political solution to the “internal” conflict in Ukraine to swiftly end the bloodshed there, the Kremlin said in a statement. …read more Source: The...

    White House – Obama tells Putin in call to agree Ukraine peace deal
    Feb10

    White House – Obama tells Putin in call to agree Ukraine peace deal

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama called Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday to discuss escalating violence in eastern Ukraine and urged him to agree to a peace deal, the White House said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine talks in Minsk agree ceasefire before leaders' summit – TASS
    Feb10

    Ukraine talks in Minsk agree ceasefire before leaders' summit – TASS

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Representatives of Russia, Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels and the OSCE security watchdog meeting in Minsk on Tuesday agreed a ceasefire for east Ukraine along with a monitoring mechanism and a scheme for withdrawal of heavy weapons, TASS news agency said. …read more Source: The...

    New violence in Ukraine diminishes hopes before four-way summit
    Feb10

    New violence in Ukraine diminishes hopes before four-way summit

    VUHLEHIRSK/KRAMATORSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Rockets killed more than 10 civilians and soldiers deep in Ukrainian government-held territory on Tuesday and rebels pushed on with an assault on an army-held rail junction, setbacks that showed Kiev’s position worsening on the eve of peace talks. …read more Source: The...

    Farmers in eastern Ukraine feel the bite of conflict
    Feb10

    Farmers in eastern Ukraine feel the bite of conflict

    ROME (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Food production in conflict-torn eastern Ukraine is set to drop in the coming months, as farmers don’t have regular access to seeds and fertilisers, a U.N. official said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko says Minsk talks 'last chance' for true ceasefire
    Feb10

    Ukraine's Poroshenko says Minsk talks 'last chance' for true ceasefire

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said peace talks in Minsk on Wednesday were one of the last chances to declare an unconditional ceasefire in the conflict with Russia-backed separatists, a statement on his website said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

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