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    Ukraine energy minister, Oettinger to meet over Russia gas talks
    Oct02

    Ukraine energy minister, Oettinger to meet over Russia gas talks

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Ukrainian Energy Minister Yuri Prodan is scheduled to meet European Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger on Thursday in an attempt to work out a date and venue for the next round of talks with Russia aimed at resolving a gas crisis. …read more Source: The...

    Merkel tells Putin Moscow has duty to temper separatists in Ukraine
    Oct02

    Merkel tells Putin Moscow has duty to temper separatists in Ukraine

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed to Russian President Vladimir Putin in a phone call on Wednesday that Moscow had a duty to temper pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine, a spokesman for the German government said. …read more Source: The...

    NATO's new leader says Russia can still destabilise Ukraine
    Oct01

    NATO's new leader says Russia can still destabilise Ukraine

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The ceasefire in Ukraine offers an opportunity but Russia still has the power to destabilise the country, NATO’s new Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Russia says barred EU lawmaker is on Moscow's sanctions blacklist
    Oct01

    Russia says barred EU lawmaker is on Moscow's sanctions blacklist

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia said on Wednesday it had barred entry to a German member of the European Parliament because her name is on a blacklist of officials who had a role in imposing sanctions on Moscow over Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    At least 10 people killed in shelling on and near school in east Ukraine
    Oct01

    At least 10 people killed in shelling on and near school in east Ukraine

    DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) – At least 10 people were killed on Wednesday when shells hit a school playground and a mini-van in a nearby street in Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, city authorities and Reuters witnesses said. …read more Source: The...

    Only Ukraine and EU can change trade deal, Barroso tells Putin
    Oct01

    Only Ukraine and EU can change trade deal, Barroso tells Putin

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – An EU-Ukraine trade deal at the centre of tensions between Russia and the West can only be changed by Brussels and Kiev, the head of the European Commission told Russia’s President Vladimir Putin in a letter on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Shells hit school playground and nearby street in Ukraine city, four killed – eyewitnesses
    Oct01

    Shells hit school playground and nearby street in Ukraine city, four killed – eyewitnesses

    DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) – Shells hit a school playground and a nearby street in the city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, killing four people including a teacher and a parent, witnesses said. …read more Source: The...

    Deputy of ousted Ukraine leader beaten by mob in Odessa
    Sep30

    Deputy of ousted Ukraine leader beaten by mob in Odessa

    KIEV (Reuters) – A deputy from the party of ousted Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovich was attacked and beaten by a crowd in the Black Sea resort of Odessa on Tuesday during political campaigning for a parliamentary election set for Oct. 26. …read more Source: The...

    EU keeps Russia sanctions in place, sees 'encouraging' signs
    Sep30

    EU keeps Russia sanctions in place, sees 'encouraging' signs

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union decided on Tuesday to keep in place a package of economic sanctions against Russia over its support for separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine despite what it called “encouraging developments” on the ground after a ceasefire deal. …read more Source: The...

    EU calls for proper implementation of Ukraine agreement
    Sep30

    EU calls for proper implementation of Ukraine agreement

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union has seen some encouraging developments in Ukraine but wants better implementation of the Minsk ceasefire agreement between Kiev and pro-Russian rebels, the EU said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

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