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    Western leaders confront Putin at G20 with threat of more sanctions
    Nov15

    Western leaders confront Putin at G20 with threat of more sanctions

    BRISBANE Australia (Reuters) – Western leaders warned Vladimir Putin at a G20 summit on Saturday that he risked more economic sanctions if he failed to end Russian backing for separatist rebels in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine to close state offices, bank services in rebel-held east
    Nov15

    Ukraine to close state offices, bank services in rebel-held east

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko issued several decrees on Saturday to shut state institutions and banking services in pro-Russian eastern regions, pressing a move to cut links with the rebel-held territory. …read more Source: The...

    Russia won't demand early repayment of $3 billion lent to Ukraine – Ifax cites Putin
    Nov15

    Russia won't demand early repayment of $3 billion lent to Ukraine – Ifax cites Putin

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday that Russia would not demand early repayment of $3 billion that Russia lent to Ukraine last year, the Interfax news agency reported, citing comments by Putin to German TV channel ARD. …read more Source: The...

    Russia won't allow Ukraine to 'destroy' opponents, says Putin
    Nov15

    Russia won't allow Ukraine to 'destroy' opponents, says Putin

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Russia will not allow the Ukraine government to “destroy” its political opponents and adversaries in east Ukraine, President Vladimir Putin told German television network ARD. …read more Source: The...

    Russian TV channel says photos show MH17 shot down by fighter jet
    Nov15

    Russian TV channel says photos show MH17 shot down by fighter jet

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian state-controlled TV has broadcast what it called “sensational” photographs, which it said supported Moscow’s theory that Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by a Ukrainian fighter jet. …read more Source: The...

    Putin, under pressure over Ukraine, may skip G20 event – source
    Nov15

    Putin, under pressure over Ukraine, may skip G20 event – source

    BRISBANE Australia (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to skip a working session at the Group of 20 leaders summit on Sunday and bring forward his departure, said a Russian official travelling with Putin, after he came under pressure from Western leaders over the crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Putin, Cameron discuss 'rebuilding' relations – Kremlin
    Nov15

    Putin, Cameron discuss 'rebuilding' relations – Kremlin

    BRISBANE Australia (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and British Prime Minister David Cameron expressed an interest in rebuilding relations between Russia and the West damaged by the crisis in Ukraine, a Kremlin spokesman said on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    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...

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