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    Arming Ukraine could lead to escalation of Russian support: think-tank
    Feb11

    Arming Ukraine could lead to escalation of Russian support: think-tank

    LONDON (Reuters) – A decision by the West to provide arms to Ukraine could prompt a rapid escalation of Russian support for separatists battling government forces in the east of the country, a global security think-tank said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Bosnia bans arms sales to Ukraine
    Feb11

    Bosnia bans arms sales to Ukraine

    SARAJEVO (Reuters) – Bosnia banned arms and ammunition exports to Ukraine on Wednesday, following pressure from Bosnian Serbs and saying the conflict there should be resolved by peaceful means. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko says conflict will 'go out of control' without ceasefire
    Feb11

    Ukraine's Poroshenko says conflict will 'go out of control' without ceasefire

    MINSK (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, arriving in Minsk, Belarus, for a four-power summit on the Ukraine crisis, said on Wednesday the pro-Russian separatist conflict would go “out of control” if there was no de-escalation and ceasefire. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine peace summit overshadowed by surge in fighting
    Feb11

    Ukraine peace summit overshadowed by surge in fighting

    MINSK/DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine gathered for a peace summit in Belarus on Wednesday, while in Ukraine pro-Moscow separatists tightened the pressure on Kiev by launching some of the war’s worst fighting. …read more Source: The...

    French, German, Ukraine leaders to hold a 'short talk' before meeting Putin – source
    Feb11

    French, German, Ukraine leaders to hold a 'short talk' before meeting Putin – source

    MINSK (Reuters) – French President Francois Hollande, Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel and Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko will hold a “short talk” before meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday in Minsk, a source in the French delegation said. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Putin arrives in Minsk for Ukraine crisis talks
    Feb11

    Russia's Putin arrives in Minsk for Ukraine crisis talks

    MINSK (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Minsk to take part in peace talks on the Ukraine crisis on Wednesday, a Reuters witness at the airport said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko flies to Minsk for peace talks – spokesman
    Feb11

    Ukraine's Poroshenko flies to Minsk for peace talks – spokesman

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is on his way to Minsk, Belarus, to take part in peace talks on the Ukraine crisis, presidential spokesman Sviatoslav Tseholko said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    U.S. army to train Ukrainians in March – commander U.S. army Europe
    Feb11

    U.S. army to train Ukrainians in March – commander U.S. army Europe

    SZCZECIN, Poland (Reuters) – U.S. Army Europe commander Ben Hodges said on Wednesday the U.S. army will provide training to Ukrainian troops battling Russian-backed separatists in the country’s east. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Lavrov sees 'noticeable progress' before Ukraine summit
    Feb11

    Russia's Lavrov sees 'noticeable progress' before Ukraine summit

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Wednesday there had been “noticeable progress” in preparations for a summit on the Ukraine crisis but suggested there were still questions about control over the border. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine PM hopes IMF talks will be successfully completed within 48 hours – Interfax
    Feb11

    Ukraine PM hopes IMF talks will be successfully completed within 48 hours – Interfax

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Wednesday he hoped talks with an International Monetary Fund team on further financial aid would be successfully completed within 48 hours, news agencies reported him as saying. …read more Source: The...

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