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    Russia says EU does not want Ukraine truce to hold
    May05

    Russia says EU does not want Ukraine truce to hold

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov accused “someone in the European Union” on Tuesday of trying to ensure a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine does not hold. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia says EU does not want Ukraine truce to hold
    May05

    Russia says EU does not want Ukraine truce to hold

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov accused “someone in the European Union” on Tuesday of trying to ensure a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine does not hold. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine says separatists step up attacks, Poroshenko warns of 'threat of war'
    May05

    Ukraine says separatists step up attacks, Poroshenko warns of 'threat of war'

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s leader warned on Tuesday that a war with pro-Russian separatists could still break out again as its military said the rebels had greatly stepped up attacks and widened the area of their operations despite a ceasefire. …read more Source: The...

    NATO to briefly move command HQ to Romania from Naples
    May05

    NATO to briefly move command HQ to Romania from Naples

    NATO will briefly move an allied joint force command headquarter to Romania as the alliance continues to hone its ability to react to Russia’s moves in Ukraine and other security challenges, a top commander said Tuesday.The Allied Joint Force Command based in Naples, Italy, will relocate to Cincu, in mountainous central Romania, for 12 days...

    Forget tanks. It’s Russia’s ruble that’s conquering East Ukraine
    May05

    Forget tanks. It’s Russia’s ruble that’s conquering East Ukraine

    KIEV – As a wobbly cease-fire keeps eastern Ukraine’s warring factions apart, Russia’s ruble is conquering new territory across the breakaway republics. In Donetsk, the conflict zone’s biggest city, supermarkets have opened ruble-only checkout counters to… …read more Source:...

    Forget tanks. It’s Russia’s ruble that’s conquering East Ukraine
    May05

    Forget tanks. It’s Russia’s ruble that’s conquering East Ukraine

    The ruble’s creeping advance shows how the troubled regions are slipping further from the government’s grasp.Russians embrace Kremlin-backed WWII ribbonRussia’s Putin says taking Crimea righted historical injusticeUS troops in Ukraine to train forces fighting seperatistsRussia blames U.S. for security crises and turmoil in...

    EU, China to discuss global trouble spots: Xinhua
    May05

    EU, China to discuss global trouble spots: Xinhua

    BEIJING – European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said crises in Ukraine and other global hotspots will be on the agenda at talks in Beijing beginning Tuesday, Chinese state media reported. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Russian missile sale to Iran involves unseen deals with Israel
    May05

    Russian missile sale to Iran involves unseen deals with Israel

    Russia’s possible sale of S-300 to Iran is no more than a political gesture aimed at the U.S. to motivate it in restraining its arms transfers to Ukraine.U.S. Senate rejects tying terrorism support to Iran sanctions reliefPutin’s Iran game bests ObamaPutin says missile system sale to Iran reflects progress in nuclear talksRussia lifts...

    NATO’s annual submarine warfare exercise begins in Norway
    May05

    NATO’s annual submarine warfare exercise begins in Norway

    American, Afghan killed in firefight between Afghan and NATO soldiersWest should consider all tools, including arms, for Ukraine -NATO generalNATO naval drills start in Black SeaRussia accuses NATO of destabilizing northern Europe -Interfax …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    Despite criticism from Ukraine, Ban plans to attend Victory Day in Moscow
    May05

    Despite criticism from Ukraine, Ban plans to attend Victory Day in Moscow

    U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will attend celebrations in Moscow on Saturday of the Soviet Union’s victory over Nazi Germany in World War II, despite criticism from Ukraine and other Central European countries. Ahead of his visit to Moscow for Victory Day, Ban will travel to Poland to attend commemorations there marking 70 years since...

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