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    Russia wants U.N. Security Council help on conflict zone flight risk
    Jan30

    Russia wants U.N. Security Council help on conflict zone flight risk

    TORONTO (Reuters) – Russia is calling on the United Nations Security Council to help protect civilian jets from anti-aircraft weapons after the downing of a Malaysian airliner in Ukraine last year. …read more Source: The...

    U.S.'s Kerry to visit Ukraine next week – State Department
    Jan30

    U.S.'s Kerry to visit Ukraine next week – State Department

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Kiev on Thursday for talks with President Petro Poroshenko and other Ukrainian officials, the U.S. State Department said on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Russian activist charged with treason after phoning Ukrainian embassy
    Jan30

    Russian activist charged with treason after phoning Ukrainian embassy

    VYAZMA, Russia (Reuters) – Nine months after Russian activist Svetlana Davydova called the Ukrainian embassy in Moscow to warn that Russian soldiers were making their way to Ukraine, an investigator with an order for her arrest showed up at her door. …read more Source: The...

    NATO set to create new joint units in eastern Europe
    Jan30

    NATO set to create new joint units in eastern Europe

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – NATO defence ministers are expected to agree next week to set up command units, staffed with national and NATO soldiers, in six eastern European allies as part of a new strategy in response to the Ukraine crisis, NATO’s chief said on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine peace talks aborted as civilians die in east
    Jan30

    Ukraine peace talks aborted as civilians die in east

    DONETSK, Ukraine/MINSK (Reuters) – Civilians were killed on both sides in heavy fighting in eastern Ukraine on Friday, while an attempt to reopen peace talks in neighbouring Belarus was aborted before it began. …read more Source: The...

    Russia opens fresh case against Ukrainian pilot – lawyers
    Jan30

    Russia opens fresh case against Ukrainian pilot – lawyers

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Nadezhda Savchenko, a Ukrainian army pilot under arrest in Moscow, said through her lawyers on Friday that Russia had opened a fresh case against her alleging that she had illegally crossed the border from Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine military blames separatists for attack on Donetsk cultural centre
    Jan30

    Ukraine military blames separatists for attack on Donetsk cultural centre

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s military blamed separatists for a shell attack on a cultural centre in Donetsk where humanitarian aid was being given out and which it said killed at least seven people on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    France, Poland, urge Russia to stop all support to Ukraine separatists
    Jan30

    France, Poland, urge Russia to stop all support to Ukraine separatists

    PARIS (Reuters) – France and Poland urged Russia on Friday to stop all forms of support to separatists in Ukraine and called for an immediate ceasefire, warning that sanctions on Moscow would be maintained and could be extended as long as no political solution was found. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine rebels say shells hit cultural centre and bus in Donetsk, 7 killed
    Jan30

    Ukraine rebels say shells hit cultural centre and bus in Donetsk, 7 killed

    KIEV (Reuters) – Shells hit a cultural centre and a trolleybus in separate attacks in the Ukrainian city of Donetsk on Friday, killing at least seven people, the rebel-controlled administration in the city said. …read more Source: The...

    Putin ally handed contract to build Russian bridge to Crimea
    Jan30

    Putin ally handed contract to build Russian bridge to Crimea

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia has handed a multi-billion dollar contract to build a bridge to the Crimea peninsula to an ally and former judo partner of Vladimir Putin who is under Western sanctions. …read more Source: The...

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