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    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...

    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...

    Rebel envoy says travelling to Minsk for talks with Russia, Ukraine, OSCE
    Jan30

    Rebel envoy says travelling to Minsk for talks with Russia, Ukraine, OSCE

    KIEV (Reuters) – A representative of pro-Russian rebels said on Friday he was travelling to the Belarussian capital Minsk for talks with envoys from Kiev, Moscow and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, a separatist news agency reported. …read more Source: The...

    Five more Ukrainian soldiers killed in fighting with rebels – Kiev military
    Jan30

    Five more Ukrainian soldiers killed in fighting with rebels – Kiev military

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s military reported more heavy fighting between government forces and Russian-backed separatists in parts of eastern Ukraine overnight into Friday and a spokesman said five Ukrainian soldiers had been killed in the past 24 hours. …read more Source: The...

    Moscow, Washington discuss possible Kerry visit to Russia – sources
    Jan30

    Moscow, Washington discuss possible Kerry visit to Russia – sources

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Moscow and Washington are discussing a possible visit to Russia by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to discuss the Ukraine crisis, diplomatic sources say. …read more Source: The...

    EU would have to respond to large military offensive in Ukraine – Steinmeier
    Jan29

    EU would have to respond to large military offensive in Ukraine – Steinmeier

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union would have to send a clear message if pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine staged a full-blown military offensive there, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Thursday after talks with EU counterparts. …read more Source: The...

    EU foreign ministers propose adding new names to Russia sanctions list
    Jan29

    EU foreign ministers propose adding new names to Russia sanctions list

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union foreign ministers proposed on Thursday that the bloc extend asset freezes and travel bans to further individuals deemed responsible for hostilities in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    EU foreign ministers agree to extend Russian sanctions
    Jan29

    EU foreign ministers agree to extend Russian sanctions

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – EU foreign ministers agreed on Thursday to extend asset freezes and travel bans put on dozens of Ukrainians and Russians last March, diplomats said, but were still seeking a compromise on adding new people and preparing new measures. …read more Source: The...

    Russia warns West support for Kiev could lead to "catastrophe"
    Jan29

    Russia warns West support for Kiev could lead to "catastrophe"

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s envoy to the European security watchdog OSCE urged the United States and Europe on Thursday to stop supporting the “party of war” in Ukraine and warned “catastrophe” could result, Interfax news agency reported. …read more Source: The...

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