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    Hollande, Merkel, Putin call for fresh summit on Ukraine
    Aug29

    Hollande, Merkel, Putin call for fresh summit on Ukraine

    PARIS (AFP) – The leaders of France, Germany and Russia discussed the Ukraine crisis over the phone on Saturday and agreed to hold a new summit in the coming weeks, said the French presidency.Francois Hollande, Angela Merkel and Vladimir Putin once again reaffirmed their support for the Minsk II peace measures agreed in February.They...

    Hollande, Merkel, Putin back ceasefire plan for eastern Ukraine – France
    Aug29

    Hollande, Merkel, Putin back ceasefire plan for eastern Ukraine – France

    France, Germany and Russia back plans for a complete ceasefire in eastern Ukraine from Sept. 1, the French presidency said after their respective leaders spoke by telephone on Saturday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Hollande, Merkel, Putin back ceasefire plan for eastern Ukraine-France
    Aug29

    Hollande, Merkel, Putin back ceasefire plan for eastern Ukraine-France

    France, Germany and Russia back plans for a complete ceasefire in eastern Ukraine from September 1, the French presidency said after their respective leaders spoke by telephone on Saturday. Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists, in a gesture to shore up a tenuous ceasefire, agreed on Aug. 26 to strive for an end to all truce violations from next...

    Hollande, Merkel, Putin back ceasefire plan for eastern Ukraine – France
    Aug29

    Hollande, Merkel, Putin back ceasefire plan for eastern Ukraine – France

    PARIS (Reuters) – France, Germany and Russia back plans for a complete ceasefire in eastern Ukraine from Sept. 1, the French presidency said after their respective leaders spoke by telephone on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Judo: France’s Riner wins gold at world judos
    Aug29

    Judo: France’s Riner wins gold at world judos

    ASTANA (AFP) – Teddy Riner of France won the gold medal in the 100kg category at the world judo championships in Astana on Saturday, defeating Ryu Shichinohe of Japan in the final.In so doing, and at 26 years of age, he became the first judoka to win eight world titles, seven of them coming in the 100kg class.The bronze medals went to Adam...

    Russia says Ukrainian hostage freed in Afghanistan
    Aug29

    Russia says Ukrainian hostage freed in Afghanistan

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Dmytro Bilyi, a Ukrainian who was being held prisoner by Afghan militants, has been freed with Russian help, the Russian foreign ministry said in a statement on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Russia says Ukrainian hostage freed in Afghanistan
    Aug29

    Russia says Ukrainian hostage freed in Afghanistan

    Dmytro Bilyi, a Ukrainian who was being held prisoner by Afghan militants, has been freed with Russian help, the Russian foreign ministry said in a statement on Saturday. …read more Source: Channel...

    ‘Cure’ for Chernobyl children: sun, sea, clean air in Portugal
    Aug29

    ‘Cure’ for Chernobyl children: sun, sea, clean air in Portugal

    PENICHE, Portugal: Anya wasn’t even born when Chernobyl exploded nearly 30 years ago, but even today its radioactive fallout stalks her and other Ukrainian youngsters growing up near the disused plant. The world’s worst nuclear disaster saddled the sparkly-eyed 16-year-old with chronic cardiovascular and respiratory problems, thanks...

    ‘Cure’ for Chernobyl children: sun, sea, clean air in Portugal
    Aug29

    ‘Cure’ for Chernobyl children: sun, sea, clean air in Portugal

    PENICHE (PORTUGAL) – Anya wasn’t even born when Chernobyl exploded nearly 30 years ago, but even today its radioactive fallout stalks her and other Ukrainian youngsters growing up near the disused plant. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Petra Kvitova, Lucie Safarova advance to New Haven final
    Aug29

    Petra Kvitova, Lucie Safarova advance to New Haven final

    NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Second-seeded Petra Kvitova beat third-seeded Caroline Wozniacki 7-5, 6-1 on Friday night to reach the Connecticut Open final for the fourth consecutive year. The defending champion will play fourth-seeded Lucie Safarova in an all-Czech Republic final. Safarova held off lucky-loser Lesia Tsurenko of the Ukraine 6-2, 7-6...

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