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    EU sees ceasefire progress, but ready for more sanctions – Mogherini
    Mar06

    EU sees ceasefire progress, but ready for more sanctions – Mogherini

    RIGA (Reuters) – The European Union is ready to step up sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine conflict, but the priority is to bolster a fragile ceasefire agreed in Minsk, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    Patriotism, adventure lure Russian volunteers to Ukraine conflict
    Mar06

    Patriotism, adventure lure Russian volunteers to Ukraine conflict

    SAINT PETERSBURG: Filled with patriotic bravado and a thirst for adventure, Yevgeny Pavlenko and his friend Yevgeny Markin volunteered with dozens others to leave their home in Russia to go and fight in eastern Ukraine. But only one of the two would survive. Markin, 25, accompanied Pavlenko’s remains back to the city of Saint-Petersburg for...

    After battle, frostbite in the ruins of Ukraine’s Donetsk
    Mar06

    After battle, frostbite in the ruins of Ukraine’s Donetsk

    Former crane-operator Alexander Zubko staggers along the dark hospital corridor leaning on a stick. He survived when a mortar bomb hit his house but lost his toes to frostbite after sleeping in the snow-covered rubble. …read more Source: Channel...

    After battle, frostbite in the ruins of Ukraine's Donetsk
    Mar06

    After battle, frostbite in the ruins of Ukraine's Donetsk

    DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Former crane-operator Alexander Zubko staggers along the dark hospital corridor leaning on a stick. He survived when a mortar bomb hit his house but lost his toes to frostbite after sleeping in the snow-covered rubble. …read more Source: The...

    Britain – EU to prepare possible new sanctions on Russia over Ukraine
    Mar06

    Britain – EU to prepare possible new sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

    Britain’s foreign minister said on Friday the European Union would prepare possible new sanctions on Russia for its involvement in the Ukraine conflict that could be imposed quickly if the Minsk ceasefire agreement is broken. …read more Source: Channel...

    Nemtsov girlfriend says threatened: Ukraine
    Mar06

    Nemtsov girlfriend says threatened: Ukraine

    KIEV – The Ukrainian girlfriend of murdered Russian opposition activist Boris Nemtsov, who was by his side when he was shot dead, has complained to police about receiving death threats, Ukrainian prosecutors said on Friday. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Witness in Russian politician’s slaying gets death threats
    Mar06

    Witness in Russian politician’s slaying gets death threats

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) -Authorities in Ukraine say the sole witness in the killing in Moscow of prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov has received death threats since returning to her family home in Ukraine.The General Prosecutors office in Kiev said in a statement Friday that Anna Duritskaya, the 23-year old model who was walking with...

    Italy’s Renzi seeks key role for Russia in Libya crisis
    Mar06

    Italy’s Renzi seeks key role for Russia in Libya crisis

    MOSCOW: Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said Thursday Russia could play a decisive role in resolving the crisis in Libya, during a rare visit by a European leader to Moscow. Renzi held talks with President Vladimir Putin in a visit that also focused on the conflict in Ukraine and Russia’s chilly relations with the European Union over...

    Top US diplomat cautious on sending arms to Ukraine
    Mar06

    Top US diplomat cautious on sending arms to Ukraine

    BERLIN (Reuters) – The second-highest ranking U.S. diplomat promised on Friday to maintain pressure on Russia via economic sanctions to get it to change tack on Ukraine but appeared to rule out arming Kiev, saying Moscow would easily be able to send many more weapons. …read more Source: The...

    Top US diplomat cautious on sending arms to Ukraine
    Mar06

    Top US diplomat cautious on sending arms to Ukraine

    The second-highest ranking U.S. diplomat promised on Friday to maintain pressure on Russia via economic sanctions to get it to change tack on Ukraine but appeared to rule out arming Kiev, saying Moscow would easily be able to send many more weapons. …read more Source: Channel...

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