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    Trump calls Russia sanctions legislation 'significantly flawed'
    Aug02

    Trump calls Russia sanctions legislation 'significantly flawed'

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump on Wednesday called the Russia sanctions legislation he signed into law “significantly flawed” and urged Congress to not use the measure to hinder U.S. efforts to resolve the Ukraine conflict with its European allies. …read more Source: The...

    U.S. VP Pence says Russia's stance must change before ties improve
    Aug01

    U.S. VP Pence says Russia's stance must change before ties improve

    TBILISI (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Tuesday that relations with Russia would not improve until Moscow changed its stance on Ukraine and withdrew support for “regimes like Iran and Syria and North Korea”. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine finally battens down its leaky cyber hatches after attacks
    Aug01

    Ukraine finally battens down its leaky cyber hatches after attacks

    KIEV (Reuters) – When the chief of Microsoft Ukraine switched jobs to work for President Petro Poroshenko, he found that everyone in the office used the same login password. It wasn’t the only symptom of lax IT security in a country suffering crippling cyber attacks. …read more Source: The...

    Saakashvili says lost Ukraine citizenship due to president's fear of opposition
    Jul27

    Saakashvili says lost Ukraine citizenship due to president's fear of opposition

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ex-Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili said he would fight Kiev’s decision to strip him of his Ukrainian citizenship, saying it was an attempt to stifle political opposition that betrayed the aims of Ukraine’s 2013-14 pro-European uprising. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine president strips one-time ally Saakashvili of citizenship
    Jul26

    Ukraine president strips one-time ally Saakashvili of citizenship

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has stripped one-time ally Mikheil Saakashvili of his Ukrainian citizenship, the migration service said on Wednesday, spelling the likely end of the former Georgian president’s political aspirations in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine denies Trump accusation it attempted to sabotage 2016 election
    Jul25

    Ukraine denies Trump accusation it attempted to sabotage 2016 election

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian embassy in Washington denied on Tuesday accusations from U.S. President Donald Trump that Ukraine had attempted to sabotage his campaign during the 2016 U.S. presidential race. …read more Source: The...

    Trump, without evidence, cites Ukraine ties to ex-rival Clinton
    Jul25

    Trump, without evidence, cites Ukraine ties to ex-rival Clinton

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday blasted the investigation into alleged Russian meddling in last year’s U.S. election and raised questions, without offering evidence, about Ukrainian support for his Democratic presidential rival. …read more Source: The...

    Kremlin – U.S. arms supplies to Ukraine would set back peace efforts
    Jul25

    Kremlin – U.S. arms supplies to Ukraine would set back peace efforts

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Any U.S. decision to supply Ukraine with lethal weapons would set back peace efforts and escalate tensions, the Kremlin said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Belarus sees no solution to Ukraine crisis without another summit
    Jul24

    Belarus sees no solution to Ukraine crisis without another summit

    LJUBLJANA (Reuters) – Belarus sees no solution to the crisis between its neighbours Russia and Ukraine without another regional summit, the country’s Foreign Minister Vladimir Makei said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Why Ukrainian forces gave up Crimea without a fight – and NATO is alert
    Jul24

    Why Ukrainian forces gave up Crimea without a fight – and NATO is alert

    KIEV/SEVASTOPOL, Crimea (Reuters) – The career of Sergei Yeliseyev helps to explain why Ukraine’s armed forces gave up Crimea almost without a fight – and why NATO now says it is alert to Russian attempts to undermine military loyalty in its eastern European members. …read more Source: The...

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