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    OSCE says spots deadly Russian rocket system in Ukraine for first time
    Oct02

    OSCE says spots deadly Russian rocket system in Ukraine for first time

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – International monitors say they have spotted a new kind of Russian weapons system in rebel-held Ukraine this week, possible evidence of Moscow’s continued interest in Ukraine even as it focuses on Syria. …read more Source: The...

    Syria and Ukraine: two fronts in Russian war for influence
    Oct01

    Syria and Ukraine: two fronts in Russian war for influence

    BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Russia’s air strikes in Syria are in part designed to extract concessions from the West over Ukraine by making Moscow a key player in any attempts by world powers to hammer out a post-conflict settlement in Damascus, some Western officials believe. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine to hold investor presentations on debt restructuring
    Oct01

    Ukraine to hold investor presentations on debt restructuring

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine will hold three investor presentations on the main features of a debt restructuring deal it is asking bondholders to approve, the Finance Ministry said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Obama, Kazakhstan's Nazarbayev discuss non-proliferation, Ukraine – White House
    Sep29

    Obama, Kazakhstan's Nazarbayev discuss non-proliferation, Ukraine – White House

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama and Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev discussed nuclear non-proliferation and the conflict in Ukraine at a meeting on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, the White House said in a statement. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine leader mocks Russia's call for anti-terrorism coalition
    Sep29

    Ukraine leader mocks Russia's call for anti-terrorism coalition

    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday derided Russia’s call for the creation of an international antiterrorism coalition, saying the Russians inspire terrorism on their own doorstep and back bellicose puppet governments. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine, rebels agree to broaden weapons withdrawal
    Sep29

    Ukraine, rebels agree to broaden weapons withdrawal

    MINSK (Reuters) – Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists have agreed to extend a pull-back of weapons in east Ukraine to include tanks and smaller weapons systems, the OSCE’s representative at peace talks, Martin Sajdik, said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Russia establishes seaborne lifeline for Syrian allies
    Sep29

    Russia establishes seaborne lifeline for Syrian allies

    LONDON (Reuters) – The Alexandr Tkachenko, an ageing ferry with a canary-yellow hull, usually carries people across the Kerch Strait, a bustling sea route and the only connection between Russia and Crimea, the peninsula Moscow annexed from Ukraine last year. …read more Source: The...

    Russia to consider restrictions against Ukrainian airlines
    Sep28

    Russia to consider restrictions against Ukrainian airlines

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has given an order to the transportation ministry to consider retaliatory restrictive measures against Ukraine for banning Russian flights, the government spokeswoman Natalia Timakova said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Dutch website says it will trigger referendum on EU-Ukraine ties
    Sep27

    Dutch website says it will trigger referendum on EU-Ukraine ties

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – A Dutch website said on Sunday it had garnered enough signatures to force the Netherlands to hold a non-binding referendum on the EU’s association agreement with Ukraine, in a move meant to signal popular dissatisfaction with Dutch European policy. …read more Source: The...

    Italy's Berlusconi says Crimea split from Ukraine was democratic
    Sep27

    Italy's Berlusconi says Crimea split from Ukraine was democratic

    ROME (Reuters) – Four-time Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi said on Sunday the Crimean people had made a democratic choice to split from Ukraine and hailed Russian President Vladimir Putin as the world’s greatest political leader. …read more Source: The...

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