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    Germany's Merkel says situation in Ukraine unacceptable, EU considering further sanctions
    Nov15

    Germany's Merkel says situation in Ukraine unacceptable, EU considering further sanctions

    BRISBANE Australia (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday the European Union is considering further financial sanctions against Russian individuals because of the crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Russia says not involved in recent Ukraine escalation
    Nov15

    Russia says not involved in recent Ukraine escalation

    BRISBANE Australia (Reuters) – Russia was not involved in the recent escalation of military activity in south-eastern Ukraine and supported the implementation of the ceasefire agreed in Minsk in September, a Kremlin spokesman said on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Russian aggression against Ukraine a threat to world – Obama
    Nov15

    Russian aggression against Ukraine a threat to world – Obama

    BRISBANE Australia (Reuters) – The United States, as the world’s only superpower, is leading the global community in opposing Russia’s aggression against Ukraine, as well as other threats, U.S. President Barack Obama said on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Putin put on notice at G20 summit to end Ukraine crisis
    Nov15

    Putin put on notice at G20 summit to end Ukraine crisis

    BRISBANE Australia (Reuters) – The Ukraine crisis overshadowed talks on global economic growth at a G20 leaders meeting on Saturday, with Europe calling on Russia to stop the flow of weapons and troops into the country and holding out the threat of further sanctions if it did not. …read more Source: The...

    Europe steps up pressure on Russia over Ukraine at G20 meeting
    Nov15

    Europe steps up pressure on Russia over Ukraine at G20 meeting

    BRISBANE Australia (Reuters) – Europe’s foreign ministers will meet on Monday to assess the situation in Ukraine and whether further steps including additional sanctions were needed against Russia, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy said on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's PM says main task is to build army to stop Russia
    Nov14

    Ukraine's PM says main task is to build army to stop Russia

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s top priority is to build an army strong enough to stop Russian military aggression, Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Friday, as he made recommendations for top positions in a new coalition government. …read more Source: The...

    EU wants economic plan from Kiev before hosting donors' meeting
    Nov14

    EU wants economic plan from Kiev before hosting donors' meeting

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union is refusing to organise a donors’ conference to help cash-strapped Ukraine until Kiev produces a detailed blueprint for the country’s economic development, a top EU official said on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine rebels hinder border monitors as new armed columns appear
    Nov14

    Ukraine rebels hinder border monitors as new armed columns appear

    DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) – International monitors deployed along the Russian border in eastern Ukraine say their drones were shot at and jammed days before new columns of unmarked soldiers and weapons, said by the West to be Russian, were seen in the rebel-held territory this week. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko says army able to repel attack if needed
    Nov14

    Ukraine's Poroshenko says army able to repel attack if needed

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Friday there was “no reason to panic” over the situation in rebellious eastern regions and that the army had sufficient resources to fend off an attack if a fragile ceasefire deal crumbles. …read more Source: The...

    EU hopeful Serbia hosts military drill with Russia
    Nov14

    EU hopeful Serbia hosts military drill with Russia

    NIKINCI Serbia (Reuters) – Russian soldiers parachuted into open fields in western Serbia on Friday as part of an unprecedented joint military drill that has stirred controversy in the European Union candidate-country given the West-Russia standoff over Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

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