: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Asia

    Putin says Russia is beefing up its nuclear arsenal
    Jun16

    Putin says Russia is beefing up its nuclear arsenal

    KUBINKA, Russia – President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday Russia would add more than 40 new intercontinental ballistic missiles to its nuclear arsenal this year and a defence official accused NATO of provoking a new arms race.Putin made his announcement a day after Russian officials denounced a US plan to station tanks and heavy weapons in...

    Eastern Ukrainians stage rare rally against rebel militants
    Jun16

    Eastern Ukrainians stage rare rally against rebel militants

    Several hundred Ukrainians in the country’s war-torn east demanded Monday that pro-Russian insurgents remove scores of rocket launchers from crowded city neighbourhoods and stop provoking return government fire on their homes. The small but unusual demonstration outside the offices of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic...

    Two Ukrainian servicemen killed in east Ukraine – regional chief
    Jun16

    Two Ukrainian servicemen killed in east Ukraine – regional chief

    KIEV (Reuters) – Two Ukrainian serviceman have been killed in fighting with pro-Russian separatists in the separatist eastern region of Luhansk, the governor of the Kiev-controlled territory said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Security agency wars add to Ukraines spreading woes
    Jun16

    Security agency wars add to Ukraines spreading woes

    KIEV: War-scarred Ukraine was engulfed on Monday by a scandal involving the chiefs of its two main domestic security agencies amid claims of criminal …read more Source: The News...

    Kerry urges Lavrov to respect Ukraine ceasefire
    Jun16

    Kerry urges Lavrov to respect Ukraine ceasefire

    Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday pressed his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov to ensure that Moscow respects the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, the State Department said. …read more Source: The Times of...

    East Ukrainians stage rare rally against rebel command
    Jun15

    East Ukrainians stage rare rally against rebel command

    DONETSK (AFP) – Several hundred Ukrainians in the countrys war-torn east demanded Monday that pro-Russian insurgents remove scores of rocket launchers from crowded city neighbourhoods and stop provoking return government fire on their homes.The small but unusual demonstration outside the offices of the self-proclaimed Donetsk Peoples...

    White House says concerned about flow of weaponry from Russia to Ukraine
    Jun15

    White House says concerned about flow of weaponry from Russia to Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House continues to be concerned about the steady flow of weaponry from Russia across the Ukraine border, spokesman Josh Earnest said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Bashir's flight shows ICC's weakness as it ventures into tougher cases
    Jun15

    Bashir's flight shows ICC's weakness as it ventures into tougher cases

    THE HAGUE (Reuters) – The escape of Sudan’s President from an arrest warrant demonstrates the International Criminal Court’s weaknesses, just as it prepares to venture into even more politically-charged cases in places like the Palestinian territories and Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Lavrov, Kerry confirm need to implement Minsk deal on Ukraine – Russia Foreign Ministry
    Jun15

    Lavrov, Kerry confirm need to implement Minsk deal on Ukraine – Russia Foreign Ministry

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry have confirmed the need for all sides to implement the Minsk agreements on Ukraine, Russia’s Foreign Ministry said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Russia warns it would react should US station arms in Baltics, eastern Europe
    Jun15

    Russia warns it would react should US station arms in Baltics, eastern Europe

    MOSCOW – A senior Russian Defence Ministry official warned on Monday that Moscow would boost its forces on its Western flank should the United States store heavy arms in the Baltic states and eastern Europe.A US official said over the weekend that Washington planned to store heavy military equipment in the Baltics and eastern Europe to...

    Page 1142 of 2339

    Pin It on Pinterest