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    Putin says diplomats to mull multinational peacekeepers for east Ukraine
    May18

    Putin says diplomats to mull multinational peacekeepers for east Ukraine

    SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) – Russia’s President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that German and Russian diplomats would look again at options for using a multinational peacekeeping contingent in Eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Putin, France's Macron to discuss Iran in St Petersburg – Kremlin
    May18

    Russia's Putin, France's Macron to discuss Iran in St Petersburg – Kremlin

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and French President Emmanuel Macron will discuss Iran, Syria and Ukraine when Macron visits St Petersburg on May 24-25, the Kremlin said on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine leader enacts new sanctions against Russia
    May18

    Ukraine leader enacts new sanctions against Russia

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko has signed a decree to enact the recently adopted decision to expand sanctions on Russian companies and entities, according to information published on the presidential website on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Russian bikers, Crimeans cross 'Putin's bridge' in inaugural drive
    May16

    Russian bikers, Crimeans cross 'Putin's bridge' in inaugural drive

    KERCH (Reuters) – Leather-clad bikers with Russian national flags joined motorists driving for the first time across a newly-opened bridge linking Crimea with Russia on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Putin drives truck to open bridge link with annexed Crimea
    May15

    Russia's Putin drives truck to open bridge link with annexed Crimea

    THE KERCH STRAIT (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin, driving a truck, unveiled the auto section of a new road-and-rail bridge linking Russia to the annexed Crimean peninsula on Tuesday, defying Ukraine which said the move showed cynical disregard for international law. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine detains local director of Russian state news agency
    May15

    Ukraine detains local director of Russian state news agency

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian state security agents searched the offices of Russian state news agency RIA Novosti and detained the director of its Kiev office on Tuesday, accusing RIA of being used in an “information war” by Russia against Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Eight Moldovans jailed for fighting with pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine
    May03

    Eight Moldovans jailed for fighting with pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine

    CHISINAU (Reuters) – Moldova has handed prison sentences to eight citizens for fighting on the side of pro-Russian rebels in the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine, General Prosecutor Eduard Harunjen said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine anti-corruption court can start work early 2019 – prosecutor
    May03

    Ukraine anti-corruption court can start work early 2019 – prosecutor

    LONDON (Reuters) – Ukraine’s new corruption court, whose creation is a key condition set by Western aid donors, should be ready to hear its first cases early next year, General Prosecutor Yuriy Lutsenko said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine to mirror U.S. sanctions on Russian tycoons
    May02

    Ukraine to mirror U.S. sanctions on Russian tycoons

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine has decided to expand sanctions on Russian companies and entities to mirror those of the United States, which has blacklisted tycoons and allies of Russia’s Vladimir Putin, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine receives U.S. Javelin systems – Poroshenko
    Apr30

    Ukraine receives U.S. Javelin systems – Poroshenko

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine has received the first U.S. Javelin missiles and launch units, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

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