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    Ukraine's 'kamikaze' PM relishes hawkish reputation
    Nov07

    Ukraine's 'kamikaze' PM relishes hawkish reputation

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s prime minister once said he and the emergency government which took power after pro-European protests in February were on a “suicide” mission, fated to take unpopular decisions that would cut short their political careers. …read more Source: The...

    Russia stands by Ukraine ceasefire deal, 'respects' rebel vote
    Nov07

    Russia stands by Ukraine ceasefire deal, 'respects' rebel vote

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia is committed to a two-month-old agreement on a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine and wants further talks held to build on peace moves involving government forces and separatists, a Kremlin adviser said on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Tank column crosses from Russia into Ukraine – Kiev military
    Nov07

    Tank column crosses from Russia into Ukraine – Kiev military

    KIEV (Reuters) – A column of 32 tanks, 16 howitzer artillery systems and trucks carrying ammunition and fighters has crossed into eastern Ukraine from Russia, the Kiev military said on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Putin discusses 'deterioration' in east Ukraine with security chiefs
    Nov06

    Putin discusses 'deterioration' in east Ukraine with security chiefs

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the “deterioration of the situation” in eastern Ukraine with security chiefs on Thursday, Russian news agencies quoted his spokesman as saying. …read more Source: The...

    MH17 crash investigators seek local help to reach wreckage in conflict zone
    Nov06

    MH17 crash investigators seek local help to reach wreckage in conflict zone

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Accident investigators looking into the July crash of a Malaysia Airlines plane in eastern Ukraine said on Thursday they would probably hire local contractors to collect wreckage still beyond their reach because of a continuing pro-Russian insurrection. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian forces deny launching new offensive in east
    Nov06

    Ukrainian forces deny launching new offensive in east

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian forces denied allegations by pro-Russian separatists that they had launched a new offensive in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, saying they were strictly adhering to a ceasefire agreement. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian forces deny launching new offensive in east
    Nov06

    Ukrainian forces deny launching new offensive in east

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian forces denied allegations by pro-Russian separatists that they had launched a new offensive in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, saying they were “strictly” adhering to a ceasefire agreement. …read more Source: The...

    Despite election defeat, foreign policy is not 'game over' for Obama
    Nov06

    Despite election defeat, foreign policy is not 'game over' for Obama

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – From marauding jihadists in Iraq to pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine and beheadings of Americans in Syria, a world in crisis has fanned perceptions of an overwhelmed U.S. president and contributed to a Republican sweep of U.S. midterm elections. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine peace plan in tatters, 'frozen conflict' takes shape
    Nov05

    Ukraine peace plan in tatters, 'frozen conflict' takes shape

    KIEV/DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) – Kiev said on Wednesday it would halt payment of state funds in areas controlled by pro-Moscow rebels, as both sides hardened positions in what is rapidly becoming a “frozen conflict”: a long-term stalemate that the West believes is Russia’s aim. …read more Source: The...

    Two teenagers killed by shelling in Ukraine's Donetsk
    Nov05

    Two teenagers killed by shelling in Ukraine's Donetsk

    KIEV (Reuters) – Two teenagers were killed by shelling while out playing on a school sports field in the rebel-controlled city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, Donetsk city administration said in an online statement. …read more Source: The...

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