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    Bulgaria charges four Ukrainians over Sofia grenade attack
    Feb03

    Bulgaria charges four Ukrainians over Sofia grenade attack

    SOFIA (Reuters) – Bulgarian prosecutors have charged four Ukrainians with attempted murder after a grenade attack on a former security agent in Sofia last October, a senior prosecutor said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine PM says there is a campaign to discredit government
    Feb03

    Ukraine PM says there is a campaign to discredit government

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Wednesday political forces were seeking to discredit his government in order to gain power and control state revenue, after the economy minister resigned citing graft. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko sees increased risk of open war with Russia
    Feb03

    Ukraine's Poroshenko sees increased risk of open war with Russia

    BERLIN (Reuters) – The risk of open war between Russia and Ukraine is greater than it was a year ago and Russian President Vladimir Putin has begun an “information war” against Germany, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko told the German newspaper Bild. …read more Source: The...

    Merkel presses Putin to ensure Ukraine ceasefire holds
    Feb02

    Merkel presses Putin to ensure Ukraine ceasefire holds

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel pressed Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday to use his influence to ensure a ceasefire is upheld in eastern Ukraine and OSCE monitors are granted free access to conflict areas, her spokesman said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko says sanctions against Russia must remain
    Feb01

    Ukraine's Poroshenko says sanctions against Russia must remain

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Monday urged the West to maintain sanctions against Russia over its backing of militants in the east of the country. …read more Source: The...

    Exclusive – Hackers may have wider access to Ukrainian industrial facilities
    Jan27

    Exclusive – Hackers may have wider access to Ukrainian industrial facilities

    KIEV (Reuters) – Hackers were able to attack four sections of Ukraine’s power grid with malware late last year because of basic security lapses and they could take down other industrial facilities at any time, a consultant to government investigators said. …read more Source: The...

    NATO looks to combat Russia's 'information weapon' – document
    Jan27

    NATO looks to combat Russia's 'information weapon' – document

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – NATO may combat Kremlin “weaponisation of information” used to support action such as the 2014 seizure of Crimea by creating a new more powerful communications section and declassifying more sensitive material, according to draft plans. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine deliberately drags feet on Minsk peace deal – Lavrov
    Jan26

    Ukraine deliberately drags feet on Minsk peace deal – Lavrov

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukraine is dragging its feet on implementation of the Minsk peace agreement because its wants to keep in place the Western sanctions imposed on Russia, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    No special status for east Ukraine without ceasefire – president
    Jan24

    No special status for east Ukraine without ceasefire – president

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine will not give its eastern regions greater autonomy until a lasting ceasefire with pro-Russian separatist rebels is in place, President Petro Poroshenko said on Sunday, in comments that could antagonise the rebels and the Kremlin. …read more Source: The...

    Kerry says effort and good faith could lead to lifting of sanctions on Russia
    Jan22

    Kerry says effort and good faith could lead to lifting of sanctions on Russia

    DAVOS (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday he believed that, with effort and good faith on both sides, it would be possible to implement the Minsk agreements on Ukraine in coming months to allow for a lifting of sanctions on Russia. …read more Source: The...

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