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    Russia's Putin says Kiev refuses political solution to crisis in east
    Jan26

    Russia's Putin says Kiev refuses political solution to crisis in east

    ST PETERSBURG (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday that the Kiev government was refusing a political solution to violence in the eastern Ukraine where fighting has flared anew in recent days. …read more Source: The...

    Poland calls on EU to tighten sanctions against Russia
    Jan26

    Poland calls on EU to tighten sanctions against Russia

    WARSAW (Reuters) – Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski called on the European Union on Monday to consider imposing tougher sanctions on Russia over an escalation of hostilities in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    German Foreign minister – nobody desperate to impose more sanctions on Moscow
    Jan26

    German Foreign minister – nobody desperate to impose more sanctions on Moscow

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Monday nobody was blindly set on imposing further sanctions on Moscow over its stance in eastern Ukraine, ahead of a meeting of European foreign ministers in Brussels on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Germany urges pro-Russian separatists to halt offensive on Mariupol
    Jan26

    Germany urges pro-Russian separatists to halt offensive on Mariupol

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Angela Merkel’s spokesman said on Monday the German chancellor had urged pro-Russian separatists to halt their offensive on the east Ukrainian port city of Mariupol, and asked Russia’s Vladimir Putin in a call on Sunday to use his influence over them. …read more Source: The...

    NATO, Ukraine to meet in response to renewed fighting
    Jan26

    NATO, Ukraine to meet in response to renewed fighting

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Ambassadors from Ukraine and the 28 NATO allies will hold a special meeting at Ukraine’s request on Monday to discuss the new flare-up in fighting in the east of the country, NATO said. …read more Source: The...

    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...

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