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    U.S. to back $2 billion in loan guarantees for Ukraine
    Jan13

    U.S. to back $2 billion in loan guarantees for Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States plans to provide up to $2 billion (1.31 billion pounds) in loan guarantees to Ukraine this year, the U.S. Treasury said on Tuesday, as part of a broader international package to stave off bankruptcy in the country. …read more Source: The...

    Shell hits bus in eastern Ukraine, 10 killed – regional spokesman
    Jan13

    Shell hits bus in eastern Ukraine, 10 killed – regional spokesman

    KIEV (Reuters) – At least 10 people were killed and 13 were injured when a shell struck a passenger bus at a government army checkpoint in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday, a regional press spokesman said. …read more Source: The...

    Russia to strengthen military capabilities in Crimea, Kaliningrad, Arctic – RIA
    Jan13

    Russia to strengthen military capabilities in Crimea, Kaliningrad, Arctic – RIA

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia plans to strengthen its military capabilities this year in Crimea, the Arctic and its westernmost region of Kaliningrad, RIA news agency quoted the head of the armed forces’ general staff as saying on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Ceasefire holds key to talks on Ukraine crisis, says Russia
    Jan13

    Ceasefire holds key to talks on Ukraine crisis, says Russia

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Talks on the Ukraine crisis can advance only when both sides fully observe a ceasefire in the country’s east to open the way for the full implementation of a four-month-old peace deal, Russia said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Interpol puts Ukraine's Yanukovich, two allies, on wanted list
    Jan12

    Interpol puts Ukraine's Yanukovich, two allies, on wanted list

    KIEV (Reuters) – Interpol has put ousted Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovich and two members of his former government on the international wanted list at the behest of Ukraine, according to a notice on its website on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Exclusive – Ukraine tensions keep Putin away from Auschwitz anniversary
    Jan12

    Exclusive – Ukraine tensions keep Putin away from Auschwitz anniversary

    WARSAW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin is unlikely to join world leaders gathering at the site of the Auschwitz death camp this month because distrust caused by the conflict in Ukraine has cast a pall on arrangements to commemorate the Holocaust. …read more Source: The...

    Russia unlikely to extradite Yanukovich – Interfax
    Jan12

    Russia unlikely to extradite Yanukovich – Interfax

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia is likely to decline any request to extradite ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich, Interfax news agency reported on Monday, citing a source familiar with situation. …read more Source: The...

    Interpol lists ousted Ukraine President Yanukovich as wanted person
    Jan12

    Interpol lists ousted Ukraine President Yanukovich as wanted person

    KIEV (Reuters) – Interpol has put ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich on the international wanted list on Ukrainian charges of embezzlement and financial wrong-doing, according to a notice on the international police organisation’s website on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    EU sanctions on Russia depend on Ukraine truce – Latvia
    Jan12

    EU sanctions on Russia depend on Ukraine truce – Latvia

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – The European Union will consider lifting sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine crisis only if there is “real progress” in implementing a four-month-old ceasefire deal, Latvia’s foreign minister said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Latvian minister hopes for progress on Ukraine
    Jan12

    Latvian minister hopes for progress on Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics said after talks in Moscow on Monday that he had heard certain ideas that provided hope of progress being made on resolving the crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

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