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    Russia subjecting Ukrainian pilot to show trial, lawyer says
    Mar03

    Russia subjecting Ukrainian pilot to show trial, lawyer says

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A defence lawyer for Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko, on trial in Russia on charges of complicity in the killing of two Russian journalists, said on Thursday her case was trumped up and she was being subjected to a show trial. …read more Source: The...

    Kremlin regrets U.S. decision to extend sanctions on Russia
    Mar03

    Kremlin regrets U.S. decision to extend sanctions on Russia

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia regrets that the United States decided to extend sanctions on Russia over its role in the Ukraine crisis, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Gloom deepens over Ukraine peace deal before Paris meeting
    Mar02

    Gloom deepens over Ukraine peace deal before Paris meeting

    BERLIN/PARIS (Reuters) – For months, as progress in implementing the Minsk peace deal for eastern Ukraine stalled, its architects, Germany and France, held out hope that with time and carefully calibrated pressure on Kiev and Moscow, the agreement could be pushed back on track. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Lavrov to attend Ukraine meeting in Paris on Thursday – foreign ministry
    Mar02

    Russia's Lavrov to attend Ukraine meeting in Paris on Thursday – foreign ministry

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will on Thursday attend a meeting in Paris to discuss implementation of the Ukrainian peace deal, the Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine bans officials from criticising government
    Mar01

    Ukraine bans officials from criticising government

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine banned government officials on Tuesday from publicly criticising the work of state institutions and their colleagues, after damaging disclosures last month that highlighted slow progress in fighting corruption. …read more Source: The...

    Germany says credibility of Minsk peace deal for eastern Ukraine at stake
    Mar01

    Germany says credibility of Minsk peace deal for eastern Ukraine at stake

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The credibility of the Minsk peace deal for eastern Ukraine will come under threat unless both sides in the conflict make faster progress in implementing the agreement, Germany’s foreign minister said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Hungary's Orban says no automatic extension of sanctions against Russia
    Feb29

    Hungary's Orban says no automatic extension of sanctions against Russia

    BUDAPEST (Reuters) – The European Union is expected to hold discussions about whether Russia has fulfilled the Minsk agreement on Ukraine and there will not be an automatic extension of sanctions against Moscow, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    U.S. government concludes cyber attack caused Ukraine power outage
    Feb26

    U.S. government concludes cyber attack caused Ukraine power outage

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A December power outage in Ukraine affecting 225,000 customers was the result of a cyber attack, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security said Thursday, marking the first time the U.S. government officially recognised the blackout as caused by a malicious hack. …read more Source: The...

    U.S. spy chiefs expect continuing problems in Libya, Ukraine
    Feb25

    U.S. spy chiefs expect continuing problems in Libya, Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. spy agencies expect continuing upheaval in Libya and Ukraine, top intelligence officials told Congress on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Exclusive – Ally of Ukrainian president accused of meddling in prosecution
    Feb25

    Exclusive – Ally of Ukrainian president accused of meddling in prosecution

    KIEV (Reuters) – An ally of Ukraine’s president has been accused by a former Ukrainian prosecutor of interfering in law enforcement. …read more Source: The...

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