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    Ukraine army prepares for possible rebel offensive – defence chief
    Nov12

    Ukraine army prepares for possible rebel offensive – defence chief

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian government forces are redeploying in preparation for a possible new offensive by pro-Russian separatists in eastern regions, Defence Minister Stepan Poltorak said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine says rebels get reinforcements, shelling batters truce
    Nov11

    Ukraine says rebels get reinforcements, shelling batters truce

    KIEV/DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) – Kiev accused separatists of preparing for renewed conflict in east Ukraine on Tuesday by bringing in “Russian mercenaries” and rearming as heavy shelling increased strains on a crumbling ceasefire. …read more Source: The...

    Where are the bodies, MH17 families ask
    Nov11

    Where are the bodies, MH17 families ask

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Daisy Oehlers and Bryce Fredriksz, a Dutch couple in their early 20s, were sitting near the left wing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 on their way to a holiday in Bali, when “high energy objects” – as officials later called them – struck the plane over eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    NATO commander concerned by armoured convoys entering Ukraine from Russia
    Nov11

    NATO commander concerned by armoured convoys entering Ukraine from Russia

    NAPLES Italy (Reuters) – NATO is concerned about convoys of trucks taking artillery and supplies into east Ukraine from Russia, and wants to see international borders respected, the supreme allied commander said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    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, increasing concerns a ceasefire between the rebels and government forces could crumble. …read more Source: The...

    Further economic sanctions on Russia not planned, Merkel says
    Nov11

    Further economic sanctions on Russia not planned, Merkel says

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s Angela Merkel said on Tuesday there were no plans at present for further economic sanctions on Russia over Ukraine but she was unhappy that a ceasefire agreement was being broken and that pro-Russian rebels had gone ahead with their elections. …read more Source: The...

    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...

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