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    Heavy shelling in east Ukraine increases fears over ceasefire
    Nov11

    Heavy shelling in east Ukraine increases fears over ceasefire

    DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) – Heavy shelling resumed around the pro-Russian separatist stronghold of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday, a Reuters witness said. …read more Source: The...

    EU to discuss Russia sanctions, Ukraine support next week: Mogherini
    Nov11

    EU to discuss Russia sanctions, Ukraine support next week: Mogherini

    BERLIN (Reuters) – The European Union’s new foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini said in Berlin on Tuesday that foreign ministers from the bloc would discuss whether to increase sanctions on Russia, and how to help Ukraine, when they meet in Brussels next week. …read more Source: The...

    U.S. says Russia sanctions have impact but not changing stance on Ukraine
    Nov11

    U.S. says Russia sanctions have impact but not changing stance on Ukraine

    BEIJING (Reuters) – Economic sanctions against Russia over its actions around Ukraine are clearly having an impact on its economy but are not yet changing Russia’s calculus on Ukraine, the White House said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    UK doesn't want new Cold War with Russia but can't ignore Ukraine – Cameron
    Nov10

    UK doesn't want new Cold War with Russia but can't ignore Ukraine – Cameron

    LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister David Cameron said on Monday Britain didn’t want a new Cold War with Russia, but signalled he was ready to back tougher sanctions against Moscow if it continued to destabilise Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's currency plunges as ceasefire fears grow
    Nov10

    Ukraine's currency plunges as ceasefire fears grow

    KIEV/DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) – Ukraine’s currency lost nearly 5 percent of its value on Monday after a weekend that saw the heaviest shelling in a month hit the main rebel stronghold in the east and signs that Moscow had dispatched troops and tanks to reinforce separatists. …read more Source: The...

    Putin blames Ukraine for obstructing MH17 inquiry
    Nov10

    Putin blames Ukraine for obstructing MH17 inquiry

    BEIJING (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday accused Ukraine’s government of interfering with the investigation into the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jet in July that killed 298 people. …read more Source: The...

    Japan's Abe urges Putin to ensure Ukraine ceasefire holds
    Nov09

    Japan's Abe urges Putin to ensure Ukraine ceasefire holds

    BEIJING (Reuters) – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday pressed Russian President Vladimir Putin to play a constructive role in ensuring that a shaky ceasefire in Ukraine holds. …read more Source: The...

    Worst east Ukraine shelling for month as ceasefire looks in doubt
    Nov09

    Worst east Ukraine shelling for month as ceasefire looks in doubt

    DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) – East Ukraine’s rebel stronghold Donetsk was pummelled on Sunday by the heaviest shelling in a month, and the OSCE said it spotted an armoured column of troops without insignia in rebel territory that Kiev said proved Moscow had sent reinforcements. …read more Source: The...

    Insight – Hard Ukraine bargaining leaves sour taste for some in EU
    Nov09

    Insight – Hard Ukraine bargaining leaves sour taste for some in EU

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Seeing its gold-spangled blue flag flown on the barricades of Kiev thrilled the European Union, reviving its self-image as a beacon of democracy at a time of growing doubt and economic gloom. …read more Source: The...

    Heavy shelling in east Ukraine adds to concern over ceasefire
    Nov09

    Heavy shelling in east Ukraine adds to concern over ceasefire

    DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) – Heavy shelling around the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk increased strains on a two-month-old ceasefire between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian separatists on Sunday. …read more Source: The...

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