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    France not planning to deliver lethal weapons to Ukraine – defence minister
    Feb04

    France not planning to deliver lethal weapons to Ukraine – defence minister

    PARIS (Reuters) – France will not deliver weapons to Ukraine for the moment to fight pro-Russian separatists, Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    EU urges Greece's Tsipras to back common line on Russia
    Feb04

    EU urges Greece's Tsipras to back common line on Russia

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Council President Donald Tusk urged Greece’s new Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Wednesday to support common EU foreign policy approaches, a week after Athens questioned a call for new sanctions on Russia. …read more Source: The...

    Merkel says negotiations in Ukraine must continue
    Feb04

    Merkel says negotiations in Ukraine must continue

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday that despite a clear deterioration in the conflict between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian separatists in the east of the country, negotiations to implement a ceasefire had to continue. …read more Source: The...

    Shell lands near hospital in Ukraine's Donetsk, at least three dead
    Feb04

    Shell lands near hospital in Ukraine's Donetsk, at least three dead

    DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – At least two shells landed near a hospital in the separatist-controlled eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk on Wednesday, killing at least three people nearby, a Reuters eyewitness said. …read more Source: The...

    Shell hits hospital in Ukraine's Donetsk, dead feared – city mayor
    Feb04

    Shell hits hospital in Ukraine's Donetsk, dead feared – city mayor

    KIEV (Reuters) – A shell hit a hospital in the east Ukrainian rebel-controlled city of Donetsk on Tuesday and dead and injured were feared, the city administration said. …read more Source: The...

    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...

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