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    Soprano Netrebko sparks outcry by posing with flag of Ukrainian rebels
    Dec09

    Soprano Netrebko sparks outcry by posing with flag of Ukrainian rebels

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian soprano Anna Netrebko, one of the biggest names in international opera, has stirred up controversy after poising with a flag of Ukrainian rebels and donating 1 million rouble (£11,762) to a theatre in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    'Day of Silence' for Ukraine army, rebels; Russian gas flows resume
    Dec09

    'Day of Silence' for Ukraine army, rebels; Russian gas flows resume

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian government troops and separatists said their forces were complying with an agreed “Day of Silence” in Ukraine’s war-torn east on Tuesday, marking an attempt to forge an effective ceasefire which may lead to a new round of peace talks. …read more Source: The...

    EU should be ready for more sanctions against Russia – Polish PM
    Dec09

    EU should be ready for more sanctions against Russia – Polish PM

    BRATISLAVA (Reuters) – The European Union should be ready for a new round of sanctions against Russia for its role in Ukraine’s east, Polish Prime Minister Ewa Kopacz said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Dutch to begin assembling MH17 wreckage for investigation
    Dec09

    Dutch to begin assembling MH17 wreckage for investigation

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Crash investigators will try to reconstruct the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 that was shot down over eastern Ukraine in July from wreckage that was brought by truck to a Dutch air force hangar on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    U.S. says to discuss possible new Russia sanctions with Europe
    Dec09

    U.S. says to discuss possible new Russia sanctions with Europe

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will talk to European allies this week about imposing further sanctions on Russia if pro-Moscow separatists in Ukraine do not halt violence, a senior State Department official said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Dutch to begin assembling MH17 wreckage for investigation
    Dec09

    Dutch to begin assembling MH17 wreckage for investigation

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Crash investigators were to begin reconstructing the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 shot down over eastern Ukraine in July, killing all 298 people on board, after wreckage arrived by truck at a Dutch air force hangar on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Merkel says will continue to press for diplomatic solution in Ukraine
    Dec09

    Merkel says will continue to press for diplomatic solution in Ukraine

    COLOGNE, Germany (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel accused Russia of violating international law with its actions in eastern Ukraine but said she would do all in her power to achieve a diplomatic solution to the conflict. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Gazprom confirms resuming gas supplies to Ukraine
    Dec09

    Russia's Gazprom confirms resuming gas supplies to Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian gas producer Gazprom said on Tuesday it had resumed gas supplies to Ukraine after a six-month gap over a price dispute, confirming earlier comments from Ukraine’s gas transport monopoly, Ukrtransgaz. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Lavrov says easing of tensions in east Ukraine a long way off – RIA
    Dec09

    Russia's Lavrov says easing of tensions in east Ukraine a long way off – RIA

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday the easing of tensions in eastern Ukraine between Kiev and pro-Russian separatists was still a long way off. …read more Source: The...

    Russia says Ukraine 'contact group' to meet in coming days on ceasefire plan
    Dec09

    Russia says Ukraine 'contact group' to meet in coming days on ceasefire plan

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday the “contact group” on Ukraine would meet soon to discuss the implementation of measures to uphold a ceasefire plan in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

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