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    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...

    NATO's Stoltenberg sees slight improvement in eastern Ukraine – paper
    Jan12

    NATO's Stoltenberg sees slight improvement in eastern Ukraine – paper

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Fighting between Kiev’s forces and pro-Russian rebels has eased in eastern Ukraine, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg was quoted on Monday as saying, although he voiced concern about the risks to local people. …read more Source: The...

    No Ukraine summit without progress on peace plan, Merkel tells Putin
    Jan11

    No Ukraine summit without progress on peace plan, Merkel tells Putin

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Russian President Vladimir Putin on the phone on Saturday that a four-way summit to discuss the situation in eastern Ukraine would not take place until there was real progress on the Minsk peace plan. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine has violated loan conditions, no decision on repayment – agencies cite Finance Minister
    Jan10

    Ukraine has violated loan conditions, no decision on repayment – agencies cite Finance Minister

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukraine has violated the conditions of a $3 billion (£1.97 billion) Russian loan but no decision on demanding early repayment has yet been taken, Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said on Saturday, Russian media reported. …read more Source: The...

    Russia likely to demand early repayment of Ukraine's $3 billion debt – RIA Novosti
    Jan10

    Russia likely to demand early repayment of Ukraine's $3 billion debt – RIA Novosti

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – It is “highly likely” that Russia will demand early repayment of $3 billion (1.98 billion pounds) in debt owed by Ukraine, Russia’s RIA Novosti agency reported on Saturday citing an anonymous government source. …read more Source: The...

    U.S. calls on Moscow to release jailed Ukrainian pilot
    Jan10

    U.S. calls on Moscow to release jailed Ukrainian pilot

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States on Friday called on Moscow to immediately release a jailed Ukrainian military pilot who has been moved to solitary confinement. …read more Source: The...

    Gorbachev warns of major war in Europe over Ukraine
    Jan09

    Gorbachev warns of major war in Europe over Ukraine

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev warned that tensions between Russia and European powers over the Ukraine crisis could result in a major conflict or even nuclear war, in an interview to appear in a German news magazine on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Ministers to meet in Berlin on Monday to discuss Ukraine crisis
    Jan09

    Ministers to meet in Berlin on Monday to discuss Ukraine crisis

    BERLIN (Reuters) – The foreign ministers of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine will meet in Berlin on Monday to discuss the situation in eastern Ukraine and the implementation of the Minsk protocol, the German foreign ministry said on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Leader of Latvia's Russian-speakers fears sanctions backfiring
    Jan09

    Leader of Latvia's Russian-speakers fears sanctions backfiring

    RIGA (Reuters) – It’s not so much the risk of conflict with Russia that worries the mayor of the Latvian capital Riga; it’s the threat to jobs and investment as EU sanctions on Moscow rebound on the economy of the Baltic state. …read more Source: The...

    More than 1 million flee, Ukraine close to 'humanitarian catastrophe'
    Jan08

    More than 1 million flee, Ukraine close to 'humanitarian catastrophe'

    LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – More than one million people have been driven from their homes by the conflict in Ukraine, hampering aid efforts and leaving the country on the verge of a humanitarian catastrophe, aid agencies said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

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