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    Ukraine's coal pits: dangerous in peace time, deadlier in war
    Mar05

    Ukraine's coal pits: dangerous in peace time, deadlier in war

    DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Ivan Lazarenko, one of those pulled out alive after an explosion at a mine near the frontline in rebel-held east Ukraine killed 33 workers, lay in hospital on Thursday, still unconscious and in bandages. …read more Source: The...

    Boehner, other top US House members urge weapons for Ukraine
    Mar05

    Boehner, other top US House members urge weapons for Ukraine

    U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner and other senior Republican and Democratic House members urged U.S. President Barack Obama to quickly authorise lethal weapons for Ukraine as it battles Russian-backed separatists, according to a letter released on Thursday. …read more Source: Channel...

    EU extends Yanukovich asset freeze, drops sanctions on some allies
    Mar05

    EU extends Yanukovich asset freeze, drops sanctions on some allies

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union said on Thursday it had extended a freeze on the assets of ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich and 17 others suspected of stealing from the Ukrainian state. …read more Source: The...

    Exclusive – Scribbled note shows Nemtsov on trail of Russian deaths in Ukraine
    Mar05

    Exclusive – Scribbled note shows Nemtsov on trail of Russian deaths in Ukraine

    It may have been the last note Boris Nemtsov ever wrote, a hurried scrawl in blue pen on a plain white sheet of A4 paper. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukrainian pilot drinks soup due to health concerns on 83rd day in hunger-strike
    Mar05

    Ukrainian pilot drinks soup due to health concerns on 83rd day in hunger-strike

    MOSCOW (AFP) – Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko agreed to drink chicken broth Thursday as concerns mount over her health on the 83rd day of a hunger strike in a Russian jail which has seen her lose over 20 kilos (44 pounds), her lawyer said.The European Unions foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini warned Wednesday that Savchenko faces...

    Exclusive – Scribbled note shows Nemtsov on trail of Russian deaths in Ukraine
    Mar05

    Exclusive – Scribbled note shows Nemtsov on trail of Russian deaths in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – It may have been the last note Boris Nemtsov ever wrote, a hurried scrawl in blue pen on a plain white sheet of A4 paper. …read more Source: The...

    Russia denies US claim of ‘thousands’ of troops in Ukraine
    Mar05

    Russia denies US claim of ‘thousands’ of troops in Ukraine

    Pro-Russia militants near the eastern Ukrainian city of Starobeshevo, on February 25, 2015 -© AFP MOSCOW: Russian officials on Thursday dismissed a claim by the United States that Moscow has sent “thousands” of troops to fight alongside pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine. “These figures, which are plucked out of the air, of course demoralise and...

    Boehner, other US House leaders, urge aid for Ukraine
    Mar05

    Boehner, other US House leaders, urge aid for Ukraine

    John Boehner, the speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, and other Republican and Democratic House leaders urged U.S. President Barack Obama to quickly authorise military aid for Ukraine as it battles Russian-backed separatists, according to a letter released on Thursday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Boehner, other U.S. House leaders, urge aid for Ukraine
    Mar05

    Boehner, other U.S. House leaders, urge aid for Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – John Boehner, the speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, and other Republican and Democratic House leaders urged U.S. President Barack Obama to quickly authorise military aid for Ukraine as it battles Russian-backed separatists, according to a letter released on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine faces loss of gas discount if Russia, EU talks fizzle
    Mar05

    Ukraine faces loss of gas discount if Russia, EU talks fizzle

    BRUSSELS/LONDON/MOSCOW (Reuters) – With less than four weeks until its deal for Russian natural gas imports ends, Ukraine risks losing its current discount unless it can agree a new pact, something that took six months and help from the European Commission to achieve last time. …read more Source: The...

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