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    Merkel – Didn't discuss sanctions on Russia over Syria with Obama, EU leaders
    Nov18

    Merkel – Didn't discuss sanctions on Russia over Syria with Obama, EU leaders

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that President Barack Obama and European leaders did not discuss imposing sanctions against Russia over its military involvement in Syria when they met in Berlin on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    U.S.'s Kerry says discussed Aleppo, Ukraine with Russia's Lavrov
    Nov18

    U.S.'s Kerry says discussed Aleppo, Ukraine with Russia's Lavrov

    LIMA (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry told reporters on Thursday he discussed “all aspects” of Aleppo, Syria and Ukraine in a meeting with Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Lavrov, USA's Kerry to discuss Syria, Ukraine in Peru
    Nov17

    Russia's Lavrov, USA's Kerry to discuss Syria, Ukraine in Peru

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s foreign minister Sergei Lavrov would meet his U.S. counterpart John Kerry in Peru this week, foreign ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said at a news briefing on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Saakashvili says Ukraine president allowing corruption to flourish
    Nov17

    Saakashvili says Ukraine president allowing corruption to flourish

    KIEV (Reuters) – Firing an honest prosecutor, starving reformers of funding and support, allowing the intimidation of progressive officials. …read more Source: The...

    Despite Trump, U.S. lawmakers want response to Russia
    Nov16

    Despite Trump, U.S. lawmakers want response to Russia

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Senior Democratic and Republican U.S. lawmakers want Washington to respond to Russia’s alleged interference in the U.S. election and actions in Ukraine and Syria, despite Republican President-elect Donald Trump’s calls to improve relations. …read more Source: The...

    European leaders and Obama to discuss Russia sanctions in Berlin – sources
    Nov16

    European leaders and Obama to discuss Russia sanctions in Berlin – sources

    BERLIN (Reuters) – European leaders and President Barack Obama will discuss on Friday an extension of the sanctions imposed on Russia for its intervention in Ukraine, as well as possible new sanctions for its bombing in Syria, multiple sources familiar with the plans said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine calls for visa-free travel as EU drags its feet
    Nov16

    Ukraine calls for visa-free travel as EU drags its feet

    KIEV/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The Ukrainian parliament called on the European Union on Wednesday to grant the former Soviet republic visa-free travel, a day before the bloc is due to debate the matter, with sources pointing to hesitation on the side of Germany and France. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko, Trump agree to meeting – Kiev
    Nov15

    Ukraine's Poroshenko, Trump agree to meeting – Kiev

    KIEV (Reuters) – U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko agreed during a telephone call to hold a bilateral meeting, Poroshenko’s office said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian MPs throw punches over accusations of Kremlin links
    Nov14

    Ukrainian MPs throw punches over accusations of Kremlin links

    KIEV (Reuters) – A brawl broke out between two Ukrainian MPs on Monday during a meeting of parliament faction leaders in Kiev, as one party leader accused another of working with the Kremlin and calling for him to be jailed. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine police chief quits, as exodus of reformers continues
    Nov14

    Ukraine police chief quits, as exodus of reformers continues

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s police chief and a prominent customs officer resigned on Monday, continuing an exodus of reformist officials that has raised serious doubts about the Western-backed government’s commitment to tackle corruption. …read more Source: The...

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