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    World › Clashes rage in Ukrainian town, making mockery of truce
    Mar24

    World › Clashes rage in Ukrainian town, making mockery of truce

    To reach rear-guard government positions in the seaside town of Shyrokyne, Ukrainian soldiers gingerly wind their off-roaders through private gardens hugging a precipice along the Azov Sea. The truce announced in mid-February has never taken here, so traveling by the main roads is too dangerous. Government and Russian-backed separatist forces…...

    Deposed Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych mourns death of youngest son after car accident
    Mar23

    Deposed Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych mourns death of youngest son after car accident

    Viktor Yanukovych, the younger son of the deposed Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, drowned when his car went through ice on Russia’s Lake Baikal, according to current and former officials and media reports. …read more Source: South China Morning...

    Russia has ‘more right’ to Crimea than UK to Falklands, says Russian lawmaker
    Mar23

    Russia has ‘more right’ to Crimea than UK to Falklands, says Russian lawmaker

    Russia has more claim to Crimea than Britain has to the Falkland Islands, a senior Russian lawmaker insisted today as London again denounced Moscow’s “illegal annexation” of the peninsula. “Attention London: Crimea has far more reason to be in Russia than the Falklands have to be part of Great Britain,” said Alexei...

    Clashes rage in Ukrainian town, making mockery of truce
    Mar23

    Clashes rage in Ukrainian town, making mockery of truce

    SHYROKYNE, Ukraine (AP) -To reach rear-guard government positions in the seaside town of Shyrokyne, Ukrainian soldiers gingerly wind their off-roaders through private gardens hugging a precipice along the Azov Sea.The truce announced in mid-February has never taken here, so traveling by the main roads is too dangerous.Government and...

    Son of ousted Ukraine leader said to have drowned in car accident
    Mar23

    Son of ousted Ukraine leader said to have drowned in car accident

    Victor Yanukovych Jr served as a deputy in Ukraine’s Rada from 2006 but had been living in Russia since his father lost power following pro-European protests -© AFP/File KIEV: The 33-year-old son of toppled ex-Ukraine president Viktor Yanukovych has died, his former party said Monday, after his car apparently fell through ice on...

    Mother of Captured Ukraine Pilot Lobbies Germany to Help Free Daughter
    Mar23

    Mother of Captured Ukraine Pilot Lobbies Germany to Help Free Daughter

    The mother of captured Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko sought German support on Monday in her campaign to pressure Russian President Vladimir Putin into ordering the release of her daughter who has be… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine to suspend gas imports from Russia: minister
    Mar23

    Ukraine to suspend gas imports from Russia: minister

    Ukraine will suspend natural gas imports from Russia starting from April 1, the country’s Energy Minister Volodymyr Demchyshyn said Monday. …read more Source: Global...

    No military solution to Ukraine conflict – Germany's Steinmeier
    Mar23

    No military solution to Ukraine conflict – Germany's Steinmeier

    BRATISLAVA (Reuters) – The crisis in Ukraine does not and cannot have a military solution and the involved parties must avoid any steps that could led to a new escalation of the situation, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Mother of captured Ukraine pilot lobbies Germany to help free daughter
    Mar23

    Mother of captured Ukraine pilot lobbies Germany to help free daughter

    The mother of captured Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko sought German support on Monday in her campaign to pressure Russian President Vladimir Putin into ordering the release of her daughter who has become a national hero in Ukraine. Pro-Russian separatists battling Kiev’s forces captured Savchenko, 33, last June and handed her over to...

    Son of former Ukraine president dies on Siberian lake
    Mar23

    Son of former Ukraine president dies on Siberian lake

    A son of ousted Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovich has drowned after a mini-van he was driving plunged through ice on a Siberian lake, an aide to Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said. Authorities in Russia, where Yanukovich has lived with most of his family since protests against his pro-Moscow policies forced him from office...

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