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    Putin offered to divide Ukraine with Poland: Polish ex-minister
    Oct20

    Putin offered to divide Ukraine with Poland: Polish ex-minister

    WARSAW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed to Poland’s then leader that they divide Ukraine between themselves as far back as 2008, Poland’s parliamentary speaker Radoslaw Sikorski said in an interview published by the U.S. Politico website. …read more Source: The...

    Russian foreign minister sees no quick fix to U.S. ties
    Oct20

    Russian foreign minister sees no quick fix to U.S. ties

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A chill in U.S.-Russian relations since the start of the Ukraine crisis is likely to last a long time, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Hope and obstacles as Russia and Ukraine seek gas deal
    Oct20

    Hope and obstacles as Russia and Ukraine seek gas deal

    MOSCOW/KIEV (Reuters) – A tentative agreement between the Ukrainian and Russian presidents has raised hopes of ending a dispute in which Moscow has halted natural gas supplies to Kiev, but several obstacles still have be overcome. …read more Source: The...

    Blast rocks Donetsk in east Ukraine, no deaths reported
    Oct20

    Blast rocks Donetsk in east Ukraine, no deaths reported

    KIEV (Reuters) – A powerful explosion near a munitions factory rocked the rebel-held city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine on Monday, breaking windows several kilometres (miles) away, but there was no word of any casualties. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine, Russia gas deal may be just enough to get through winter
    Oct20

    Ukraine, Russia gas deal may be just enough to get through winter

    LONDON (Reuters) – An interim natural gas deal by Moscow and Kiev, reached over the weekend, could supply just enough to get Ukraine through the winter as long as the weather does not become unusually cold, Reuters research shows. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's 'pitchfork' populist could be wild card in new line-up
    Oct19

    Ukraine's 'pitchfork' populist could be wild card in new line-up

    KIEV (Reuters) – He’s not averse to taking a dizzying punch to the head if he can score a point. Rights groups accuse him of using armed squads to abduct suspected separatists. His party’s programme, somewhat improbably, calls for nuclear rearmament of Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Shelling in east Ukraine's Donetsk kills 4 civilians
    Oct19

    Shelling in east Ukraine's Donetsk kills 4 civilians

    DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) – Four civilians were killed and nine wounded by shrapnel during fighting on Saturday and Sunday in eastern Ukraine’s separatist stronghold city of Donetsk, local officials said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine says it's agreed interim gas price with Russia
    Oct19

    Ukraine says it's agreed interim gas price with Russia

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s and Russia’s leaders have reached a preliminary agreement on a price for gas supplies this winter but Kiev may need international help to pay, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Russia and Ukraine reach tentative gas deal in tough Milan talks
    Oct17

    Russia and Ukraine reach tentative gas deal in tough Milan talks

    MILAN (Reuters) – Russia and Ukraine made progress on Friday towards resolving a dispute over gas supplies in time for winter, but European leaders said Moscow still had to do much more to prop up a fragile ceasefire and end fighting in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Putin says he and Poroshenko agreed on gas supplies 'at least for winter'
    Oct17

    Putin says he and Poroshenko agreed on gas supplies 'at least for winter'

    MILAN (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday he and his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko had agreed on the terms of Russian natural gas supplies “at least for the winter period”. …read more Source: The...

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