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    Ukraine PM urges parliament to vote 'yes' to debt deal
    Sep16

    Ukraine PM urges parliament to vote 'yes' to debt deal

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk urged parliament on Wednesday to vote in favour of a government debt restructuring deal, saying not backing it amounted to supporting a default. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine wants Western weaponry if Minsk deal fails – official
    Sep15

    Ukraine wants Western weaponry if Minsk deal fails – official

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Ukraine will renew its calls for lethal defensive weaponry from its Western allies if the Minsk peace deal fails, the country’s top official to NATO said on Tuesday, urging help to reestablish control over its eastern border with Russia. …read more Source: The...

    Female Ukrainian pilot Savchenko to go on trial in Russia on September 22
    Sep15

    Female Ukrainian pilot Savchenko to go on trial in Russia on September 22

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukrainian military pilot Nadezhda Savchenko will go on trial in Russia on Sept. 22, her defence lawyers said on Tuesday, more than a year after she was captured by Kremlin-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine and handed over to Moscow. …read more Source: The...

    Russia expects full, timely debt repayment from Ukraine – Finance Ministry
    Sep15

    Russia expects full, timely debt repayment from Ukraine – Finance Ministry

    DUSHANBE (Reuters) – Russia expects from Ukraine full and timely repayment of a $3 billion Eurobond that comes due in December, Deputy Finance Minister Sergei Storchak said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Germany says 'significant progress' made at Ukraine meeting
    Sep13

    Germany says 'significant progress' made at Ukraine meeting

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said after meeting his Russian, Ukrainian and French counterparts in Berlin on Saturday that “significant progress” had been made towards a resolution of the conflict between Kiev and Moscow. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Putin welcomes Ukraine ceasefire
    Sep12

    Russia's Putin welcomes Ukraine ceasefire

    CHERSONEUS, Crimea (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday that it was welcome that both Ukrainian armed forces and separatists in eastern Ukraine had ceased military operations, calling this the main achievement in peace efforts in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Italy's Berlusconi rubs shoulders with Putin in Crimea
    Sep11

    Italy's Berlusconi rubs shoulders with Putin in Crimea

    YALTA, Crimea (Reuters) – Former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi became the most prominent Western politician to visit Russian-annexed Crimea when he strolled beside the Black Sea on Friday with Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: The...

    Kremlin says extension of east Ukraine peace deal possible
    Sep11

    Kremlin says extension of east Ukraine peace deal possible

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – The leaders of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France will agree to roll-over a peace deal for eastern Ukraine if it is not fully implemented this year as intended, the Kremlin’s top foreign policy aide, Yuri Ushakov, said on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Syria will be topic at Saturday meeting of ministers in Berlin
    Sep11

    Syria will be topic at Saturday meeting of ministers in Berlin

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Foreign ministers meeting in Berlin on Saturday to discuss the Ukraine crisis are also likely to touch on the situation in Syria, a spokesman for the German foreign ministry said on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Leaders from EU, Russia, Ukraine to meet in Paris in October – reports
    Sep09

    Leaders from EU, Russia, Ukraine to meet in Paris in October – reports

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrianian President Petro Poroshenko will along with the French and German leaders in Paris in early October to discuss peace efforts to resolve the Ukrainian conflict, Russian news agency RIA reported on Wednesday, citing France’s Elysee Palace. …read more Source: The...

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