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    Two more Ukrainian soldiers killed in east – military
    Feb04

    Two more Ukrainian soldiers killed in east – military

    KIEV (Reuters) – Two Ukrainian soldiers were killed and 18 were wounded in fighting against pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine in the past 24 hours, a Ukraine military spokesman said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Sending arms to Kiev would be big gamble for U.S.
    Feb03

    Sending arms to Kiev would be big gamble for U.S.

    MOSCOW/KIEV (Reuters) – By considering giving weapons to Kiev, the United States could be contemplating a risky venture which advocates say would help end the conflict in Ukraine but opponents warn might fan the flames of war. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine says to hold talks with creditors after IMF discussions
    Feb03

    Ukraine says to hold talks with creditors after IMF discussions

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Ukraine will hold talks with its sovereign bondholders only after it concludes discussions with the International Monetary Fund about a new financing package, Kiev’s finance minister said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Russia to free woman accused of treason over Ukraine – lawyer
    Feb03

    Russia to free woman accused of treason over Ukraine – lawyer

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian authorities have agreed to the conditional release of a local activist accused of high treason in phoning the Ukrainian embassy in Moscow to warn that Russian soldiers might be heading to eastern Ukraine, her lawyer said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Bravado, resentment and fear as Ukraine calls men to war
    Feb03

    Bravado, resentment and fear as Ukraine calls men to war

    KIEV (Reuters) – Marina’s brother and a close family friend have both been killed on the frontline in Ukraine’s east. Now she has had to say goodbye to her husband, Ruslan, called up to fight pro-Russian separatists in Kiev’s latest conscription drive. …read more Source: The...

    Russia to let woman accused of treason over Ukraine out of detention – lawyer
    Feb03

    Russia to let woman accused of treason over Ukraine out of detention – lawyer

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian investigators have agreed to free from detention a woman accused of high treason after calling Kiev’s embassy in Moscow to say Russian troops might be heading to east Ukraine, one of her lawyers said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Putin is asked to free woman accused over Ukraine embassy call
    Feb03

    Putin is asked to free woman accused over Ukraine embassy call

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Supporters of a Russian mother of seven, accused of phoning the Ukrainian embassy to warn that Russian soldiers might be heading to east Ukraine, petitioned President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday to let her go home while awaiting trial for high treason. …read more Source: The...

    Russia denies blame over Ukraine, says Kiev must talk to rebels – RIA
    Feb03

    Russia denies blame over Ukraine, says Kiev must talk to rebels – RIA

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov called on Kiev on Tuesday to talk directly to separatists in eastern Ukraine and not to point the finger of blame at Moscow over the conflict, RIA news agency reported. …read more Source: The...

    Merkel says won't arm Ukraine, prefers threat of sanctions
    Feb03

    Merkel says won't arm Ukraine, prefers threat of sanctions

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Chancellor Angela Merkel reiterated on Tuesday her government’s position that Germany would not arm Ukraine to fight pro-Russian separatists but favoured diplomatic solutions such as the threat of tougher economic sanctions if the situation gets worse. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine loses five more soldiers in the east in past 24 hours
    Feb03

    Ukraine loses five more soldiers in the east in past 24 hours

    KIEV (Reuters) – Five Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and 27 wounded in fighting with pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine’s eastern regions in the past 24 hours, Kiev military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

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