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    EU delays sanctions by a week to support Ukraine peace talks
    Feb09

    EU delays sanctions by a week to support Ukraine peace talks

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union delayed putting more Ukrainian separatists and Russians on its sanctions list on Monday to give a Franco-German peace plan for Ukraine time to work. …read more Source: The...

    Obama says has not made a decision on lethal weapons for Ukraine
    Feb09

    Obama says has not made a decision on lethal weapons for Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama said on Monday his administration is looking at all options in handling the crisis in Ukraine, but he has not yet decided whether the United States will provide lethal arms to Kiev. …read more Source: The...

    Obama says Russia's isolation will worsen if it doesn't change course in Ukraine
    Feb09

    Obama says Russia's isolation will worsen if it doesn't change course in Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama said on Monday both the United States and its European allies remain committed to finding a diplomatic solution to tensions with Russia over Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Donors plan Ukraine conference in April to raise $15 billion
    Feb09

    Donors plan Ukraine conference in April to raise $15 billion

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – International donors are planning a conference in Kiev in April to raise at least $15 billion (10 billion pounds) to help save Ukraine from bankruptcy and rebuild the country, a senior EU official said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    EU delays sanctions by a week to support Ukraine peace talks
    Feb09

    EU delays sanctions by a week to support Ukraine peace talks

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union delayed putting more Ukrainian separatists and Russians on its sanctions list on Monday to give a Franco-German peace plan for Ukraine time to work. …read more Source: The...

    EU agrees to widen Ukraine sanctions but waits on implementation
    Feb09

    EU agrees to widen Ukraine sanctions but waits on implementation

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – EU foreign ministers approved on Monday putting visa bans and asset freezes on more Ukrainian separatists and Russians but will wait until Feb. 16 to implement the measures to give peace efforts more time, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said. …read more Source: The...

    Merkel to urge caution in U.S. as pressure builds to arm Ukraine forces
    Feb09

    Merkel to urge caution in U.S. as pressure builds to arm Ukraine forces

    WASHINGTON/DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel is set to argue against arming Ukraine in its conflict against Russian-backed rebels in Washington on Monday in the face of intense U.S. Congressional pressure. …read more Source: The...

    Don't issue ultimatums to Putin – Russian radio cites Kremlin
    Feb09

    Don't issue ultimatums to Putin – Russian radio cites Kremlin

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin will not be spoken to in the language of ultimatums at talks on the Ukraine crisis, a Russian radio station quoted the Kremlin as saying on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    EU backs Ukraine peace drive, hawks urge no easing of sanctions
    Feb09

    EU backs Ukraine peace drive, hawks urge no easing of sanctions

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union foreign ministers lined up behind a Franco-German effort to end the Ukraine war on Monday but some said the EU must maintain sanctions on Russia until the situation in eastern Ukraine improved. …read more Source: The...

    Nine more Ukrainian servicemen killed in the east
    Feb09

    Nine more Ukrainian servicemen killed in the east

    KIEV (Reuters) – Nine Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and 26 wounded in fighting with Russian-back separatists in Ukraine’s eastern regions in the past 24 hours, Kiev military spokesman said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

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