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    Kremlin says any more pressure on Russia would be 'destructive'- RIA
    Jan26

    Kremlin says any more pressure on Russia would be 'destructive'- RIA

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Any attempt to increase economic pressure on Russia over violence in Ukraine is “absolutely destructive, unjustifiable and ultimately short-sighted”, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov was quoted as saying on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Russia blames Ukraine for violence, urges West not to support Kiev
    Jan26

    Russia blames Ukraine for violence, urges West not to support Kiev

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia blamed the Ukrainian authorities on Monday for a surge in violence in southeastern Ukraine and urged the West not to show its support for Kiev with actions such as imposing new sanctions on Moscow. …read more Source: The...

    Seven Ukrainian soldiers killed in past 24 hours – Kiev military
    Jan26

    Seven Ukrainian soldiers killed in past 24 hours – Kiev military

    KIEV (Reuters) – Seven Ukrainian servicemen have been killed and 24 wounded in fighting in separatist eastern territories in the past 24 hours, Kiev military spokesman Vladislav Seleznyov said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Rebels press Ukraine offensive, Obama promises steps against Russian-backed 'aggression'
    Jan25

    Rebels press Ukraine offensive, Obama promises steps against Russian-backed 'aggression'

    NEW DELHI/KIEV (Reuters) – Pro-Moscow rebels, backed by what NATO says is the open participation of Russian troops, pressed on with their offensive on Sunday after restarting the war in eastern Ukraine with the first all-out assault since a truce five months ago. …read more Source: The...

    EU summons foreign ministers to emergency meeting on Ukraine
    Jan25

    EU summons foreign ministers to emergency meeting on Ukraine

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union will summon foreign ministers of its 28 member states for an emergency meeting to discuss renewed fighting in Ukraine on Thursday, Foreign Affairs chief Federica Mogherini said on Sunday. …read more Source: The...

    Rebels launch intense attacks on Ukraine government troops – Kiev military
    Jan25

    Rebels launch intense attacks on Ukraine government troops – Kiev military

    KIEV (Reuters) – Pro-Russian rebels launched new attacks against Ukrainian government positions on Sunday, the Kiev army said, as Western countries threatened more sanctions against Moscow for backing a new separatist offensive. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Lavrov tells EU's Mogherini to push Kiev towards peace talks
    Jan25

    Russia's Lavrov tells EU's Mogherini to push Kiev towards peace talks

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavorv told the European Union’s foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini in a phone call on Sunday that Moscow wants the bloc to push Kiev towards political dialogue with separatists in east Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Lavrov says Moscow ready to push for peaceful solution in east Ukraine
    Jan25

    Russia's Lavrov says Moscow ready to push for peaceful solution in east Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday that Moscow was ready to do everything it can to encourage rival sides warring in east Ukraine to seek a peaceful solution to the conflict. …read more Source: The...

    Obama vows to ratchet up pressure on Moscow over Ukraine
    Jan25

    Obama vows to ratchet up pressure on Moscow over Ukraine

    NEW DELHI (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama blamed Russia on Sunday for the fighting that has flared anew between government troops and separatists in eastern Ukraine, and said the United States would consider additional options to ratchet up pressure on Moscow. …read more Source: The...

    President Poroshenko says de-escalation is priority in east Ukraine
    Jan25

    President Poroshenko says de-escalation is priority in east Ukraine

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Sunday de-escalation of the conflict with pro-Russian rebels in the country’s east was the priority for the Kiev government, which stands by a September peace deal signed in Minsk. …read more Source: The...

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