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    Putin Says Russia Is Committed to Ukraine Peace Deal
    Jun06

    Putin Says Russia Is Committed to Ukraine Peace Deal

    Moscow. Russia fully backs the Minsk peace agreements in Ukraine, but progress is being stalled by Kiev, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in an interview in Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera on Saturday. “Russia is interested in and will strive to ensure the full and unconditional implementation of the Minsk Agreements,” he said,...

    U.N. seeks to shore up Ukraine truce as fighting flares
    Jun06

    U.N. seeks to shore up Ukraine truce as fighting flares

    The United Nations on Friday urged Ukraine’s warring parties to respect their increasingly shaky cease-fire as they accused each other of jeopardizing the truce. Speaking as the European Union prepared to strengthen its sanctions on Russia for its role in the conflict, U.N. political chief Jeffrey Feltman warned the Security Council meeting...

    Obama, Poroshenko voice deep concern about fighting in Ukraine
    Jun06

    Obama, Poroshenko voice deep concern about fighting in Ukraine

    Obama and his Ukrainian counterpart Poroshenko on Friday expressed their “deep concern” about the recent violence in eastern Ukraine and called on Russia to abide by a ceasefire accord reached in February. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-06/06/c_134301707.htm target=_blank title="Obama,...

    West, Russia trade accusations at U.N. over new Ukraine violence
    Jun06

    West, Russia trade accusations at U.N. over new Ukraine violence

    Both sides of the conflict were putting civilians at risk as the security situation deteriorates, OSCE saidRebels order weapons pull-back as Ukraine says armor arrivingUkraine begins offensive against rebels while U.S. weighs arms aidLeaders scramble to avert ‘dramatic spiral’ in UkraineOutraging Russia, Ukraine takes big step toward...

    Russia Supports Ukraine Peace Deal: Report
    Jun06

    Russia Supports Ukraine Peace Deal: Report

    Russia fully backs the Minsk peace agreements in Ukraine, but progress is being stalled by Kiev, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in an interview in Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera today. …read more Source:...

    Putin tells Italian paper Russia backs Ukraine peace deal
    Jun06

    Putin tells Italian paper Russia backs Ukraine peace deal

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia fully backs the Minsk peace agreements in Ukraine, but progress is being stalled by Kiev, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in an interview in Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Obama, Poroshenko voice ‘deep concern’ over Ukraine fighting
    Jun06

    Obama, Poroshenko voice ‘deep concern’ over Ukraine fighting

    WASHINGTON (AP) -The White House says President Barack Obama spoke Friday with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko about stepped-up fighting in eastern Ukraine between government forces and Russian-backed separatists.The White House says both leaders expressed their deep concern about the fighting near Donetsk.They called on Russia and the...

    Ukraine mulls referendum on status for eastern regions
    Jun06

    Ukraine mulls referendum on status for eastern regions

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Friday that Kiev is ready to hold a nationwide referendum on the future status of the country’s conflict-torn eastern Donetsk and Lugansk regions, known locally as Donbas. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    Pentagon chief says new action needed on Russia over Ukraine
    Jun06

    Pentagon chief says new action needed on Russia over Ukraine

    ABOARD A U.S. MILITARY AIRCRAFT (Reuters) – The United States needs to take new steps to respond to the Ukraine conflict because economic sanctions and other Western actions have failed to get Russian President Vladimir Putin to reverse course, Defence Secretary Ash Carter said on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    NATO urges “full implementation” of Minsk agreements amid new violations
    Jun06

    NATO urges “full implementation” of Minsk agreements amid new violations

    NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Friday called for the “full implementation” of Minsk agreements as new fighting flared up in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-06/05/c_134301608.htm target=_blank title="NATO urges “full implementation” of Minsk...

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