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    US, EU sanctions can end if Ukraine truce met: Kerry
    May13

    US, EU sanctions can end if Ukraine truce met: Kerry

    SOCHI (AFP) – Biting US and EU sanctions slapped on Russia can be rolled back if and when the terms of a shaky Ukraine ceasefire are fully met, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Tuesday.After eight hours of talks with Russian leaders in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, including four spent in a meeting with President Vladimir Putin,...

    Kerry, Putin pledge to cooperate to bolster Ukraine peace accord
    May13

    Kerry, Putin pledge to cooperate to bolster Ukraine peace accord

    The U.S. and Russia said they’ll work together to shore up a Ukrainian peace deal that’s come under increasing strain amid violations of a cease-fire in effect since February. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said after meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry that, while differences exist between Russia and the U.S. over...

    Ukraine erases communist reminders as it tries to ditch past
    May12

    Ukraine erases communist reminders as it tries to ditch past

    KIEV (Ukraine) – A hulking steel statue of a victorious female warrior bearing aloft sword and shield looms in dour majesty over the Ukrainian capital. The Motherland Monument’s shield bears the Communist hammer-and-sickle, but maybe not for much… …read more Source:...

    Focus on Islamic State and Libya as NATO foreign ministers meet
    May12

    Focus on Islamic State and Libya as NATO foreign ministers meet

    Preoccupied for more than a year by the Ukraine crisis, NATO foreign ministers meeting in Turkey this week will focus on instability on the alliance’s southern flank, ranging from Islamic State in Iraq and Syria to turmoil in Libya. …read more Source: Channel...

    U.S.' Kerry urges all sides to prevent breaches of Ukraine's ceasefire
    May12

    U.S.' Kerry urges all sides to prevent breaches of Ukraine's ceasefire

    SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry urged all sides in the Ukrainian conflict on Tuesday to prevent breaches of a ceasefire agreed earlier this year. …read more Source: The...

    Turkey says ‘nothing justifies’ Russia policy ahead of NATO talks
    May12

    Turkey says ‘nothing justifies’ Russia policy ahead of NATO talks

    May 13, 2015 3:03 AMANTALYA, Turkey (AFP) – Turkey on Tuesday said nothing can justify Russia’s actions in Ukraine and other ex-Soviet states, in a rare strong criticism of its increasingly close ally ahead of a NATO meeting. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Ukraine hopes to wrap up FTA talks with Canada as soon as possible
    May12

    Ukraine hopes to wrap up FTA talks with Canada as soon as possible

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk said in Kiev Tuesday that his country hopes to conclude talks with Canada on a free trade agreement (FTA) in the nearest future. …read more Source: Global...

    Putin hosts Kerry for Ukraine, Syria talks
    May12

    Putin hosts Kerry for Ukraine, Syria talks

    President Vladimir Putin hosted US ­Secretary of State John Kerry for high stakes talks Tuesday as Washington seeks the full implementation of a shaky Ukraine cease-fire and renewed efforts to end the Syrian war. …read more Source: Global...

    Kerry has 'frank' talks with Putin about Ukraine, Syria
    May12

    Kerry has 'frank' talks with Putin about Ukraine, Syria

    SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said he had “frank” talks about Ukraine, Syria and Iran with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday and said it was important to keep in contact. …read more Source: The...

    Focus on ISIS and Libya as NATO foreign ministers meet
    May12

    Focus on ISIS and Libya as NATO foreign ministers meet

    May 12, 2015 11:27 PMANTALYA, Turkey (REUTERS) – Preoccupied for more than a year by the Ukraine crisis, NATO foreign ministers meeting in Turkey this week will focus on instability on the alliance’s southern flank, ranging from ISIS (Islamic State in Iraq and Syria) to turmoil in Libya. …read more Source: The Straits...

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