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    Ukraine rebuilds navy, with U.S. help, to counter Russian build-up in Crimea
    Nov02

    Ukraine rebuilds navy, with U.S. help, to counter Russian build-up in Crimea

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine is refitting and expanding its naval fleet, including repairing its flagship, the frigate “Hetman Sahaydachnyy”, to counter a Russian military build-up in the annexed territory of Crimea, the commander of the Ukrainian navy says. …read more Source: The...

    Dutch royals lay tributes for MH17 victims, war dead in Australia
    Nov02

    Dutch royals lay tributes for MH17 victims, war dead in Australia

    CANBERRA: King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands laid sunflowers at a memorial in the Australian capital on Wednesday for victims of the Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 shot down over Ukraine two years ago. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainians shocked as politicians declare vast wealth
    Oct31

    Ukrainians shocked as politicians declare vast wealth

    KIEV (Reuters) – An anti-corruption reform requiring senior Ukrainian officials to declare their wealth online has exposed a vast difference between the fortunes of politicians and those they represent. …read more Source: The...

    Dutch government seeks more time for solution on Ukraine-EU treaty impasse
    Oct31

    Dutch government seeks more time for solution on Ukraine-EU treaty impasse

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The Dutch government sought more time on Monday to find a way to avoid having to revoke the country’s support for a partnership agreement between the European Union and Ukraine, the foreign minister said in a letter to parliament. …read more Source: The...

    Dutch PM may submit bill to revoke support for EU-Ukraine treaty on Monday
    Oct28

    Dutch PM may submit bill to revoke support for EU-Ukraine treaty on Monday

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Friday said that his government may submit a bill revoking Dutch support for the European Union-Ukraine treaty on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    A third of Germans fear war erupting with Russia over Ukraine, Syria – poll
    Oct26

    A third of Germans fear war erupting with Russia over Ukraine, Syria – poll

    BERLIN (Reuters) – One in three Germans worry that tensions between the West and Russia over Crimea, Ukraine and Syria could lead to a military confrontation, according to an opinion poll by the respected Forsa institute published on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    No sleep for Ukraine officials as corruption reform deadline looms
    Oct26

    No sleep for Ukraine officials as corruption reform deadline looms

    KIEV (Reuters) – As the deadline nears for some 50,000 Ukrainian officials to fill out wealth declaration forms, lawmakers and ministers have vented their frustration at the tedious procedure with a mix of wry jokes and angry outbursts. …read more Source: The...

    Attacks on Ukraine central bank chief a threat to stability – presidential deputy
    Oct26

    Attacks on Ukraine central bank chief a threat to stability – presidential deputy

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s reform council headed by President Petro Poroshenko has condemned recent accusations against central bank chief Valeriia Gontareva, saying they undermine stability at the bank, a senior Ukrainian official said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Time to declare – Ukrainian anti-corruption reform faces threats
    Oct25

    Time to declare – Ukrainian anti-corruption reform faces threats

    KIEV (Reuters) – The prime minister urged his cabinet colleagues to be brave enough to do it, saying it was like shutting one’s eyes before parachuting out of a plane. …read more Source: The...

    German AfD leader: Trump offers change that may ease US-Russian tensions
    Oct20

    German AfD leader: Trump offers change that may ease US-Russian tensions

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s anti-immigrant party chief said on Thursday U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump offers the prospect of change in U.S.-Russian relations which could help reduce conflict in Ukraine to Berlin’s advantage. …read more Source: The...

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