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    Three Ukrainian soldiers killed in separatist offensive – military
    Jan29

    Three Ukrainian soldiers killed in separatist offensive – military

    KIEV (Reuters) – Three Ukrainian servicemen were killed when pro-Russian rebels attacked government positions in Avdiyivka on Sunday, cutting off power supplies to the eastern frontline town, Ukrainian officials said. …read more Source: The...

    Russia sanctions must be tied to progress on Ukraine peace – Gabriel
    Jan28

    Russia sanctions must be tied to progress on Ukraine peace – Gabriel

    PARIS (Reuters) – Germany and France agree that any moves to lift sanctions against Russia must be tied to progress in the peace process for eastern Ukraine, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Putin, Trump phone call expected on Saturday – Kremlin
    Jan27

    Putin, Trump phone call expected on Saturday – Kremlin

    MOSCOW/BERLIN (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump are expected to speak by telephone this Saturday, the Kremlin said, a first step towards what Trump has billed as a normalisation of relations after three years of tensions sparked by the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Exclusive – Germany nears decision to beef up short-range air defences: sources
    Jan24

    Exclusive – Germany nears decision to beef up short-range air defences: sources

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany is nearing a decision to replace its ageing short-range air defence systems and help fill a gap that has caused concern among NATO members after Russia’s annexation of Crimea, two sources familiar with the issue said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko says sanctions against Russia not linked to Middle East
    Jan24

    Ukraine's Poroshenko says sanctions against Russia not linked to Middle East

    HELSINKI (Reuters) – Ukraine’s president said on Tuesday world powers should keep sanctions on Russia, rejecting U.S. President Donald Trump’s proposal to consider reducing the penalties if Moscow proved a useful ally. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian president calls for global response to Russian threat
    Jan18

    Ukrainian president calls for global response to Russian threat

    DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called for a worldwide effort to counter the threat of Russian cyber warfare and urged the United States to “be great again” by demonstrating leadership on issues such as global security. …read more Source: The...

    Putin, Merkel and Hollande discuss Ukraine, Syria – Kremlin
    Jan18

    Putin, Merkel and Hollande discuss Ukraine, Syria – Kremlin

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed peacemaking efforts in Ukraine and Syria during a conference call on Wednesday, a Kremlin statement said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian MPs demand probe into former pilot Savchenko, allege treason
    Jan18

    Ukrainian MPs demand probe into former pilot Savchenko, allege treason

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian lawmakers called on Wednesday for an investigation into what they say are anti-Ukrainian actions by Nadiya Savchenko, a helicopter navigator who returned to Ukraine to a hero’s welcome last year after being held in a Russian jail. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's power outage was a cyber attack – Ukrenergo
    Jan18

    Ukraine's power outage was a cyber attack – Ukrenergo

    KIEV/MILAN (Reuters) – A power blackout in Ukraine’s capital Kiev last month was caused by a cyber attack and investigators are trying to trace other potentially infected computers and establish the source of the breach, utility Ukrenergo told Reuters on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    China's Xi says willing to help resolve Ukraine crisis
    Jan18

    China's Xi says willing to help resolve Ukraine crisis

    BEIJING (Reuters) – China is willing to play a constructive role in seeking a political resolution to the crisis over Ukraine, Chinese President Xi Jinping told his Ukrainian counterpart, adding that he considers the eastern European country a friend. …read more Source: The...

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