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    Lithuania signs US deal to replace Russian gas
    Feb28

    Lithuania signs US deal to replace Russian gas

    VILNIUS (AFP) – Lithuania said Saturday it had signed a trade agreement to buy liquified natural gas from the United States in a move aimed at reducing the EU Baltic states heavy dependence on Russian gas deliveries.Under the deal with Houston-based Chenier Energy company, the first LNG fuel is expected to arrive in Lithuania as early as...

    Ukrainian photojournalist killed in shelling in restive east
    Feb28

    Ukrainian photojournalist killed in shelling in restive east

    ARTEMIVSK, Ukraine: (AP) – A Ukrainian photojournalist was killed in shelling in eastern Ukraine on Saturday as the cease-fire deal brokered by Western leaders seems to fail to silence the guns completely.Fighting between Russia-backed separatists and Ukrainian troops has killed more than 5,600 people, displaced more than 1 million others...

    Isolated Skirmishes Hamper Ukraine Truce
    Feb28

    Isolated Skirmishes Hamper Ukraine Truce

    Ukraine announced the completion of an initial phase of military pullback in east Ukraine today as isolated clashes rattled a shaky truce with pro-Russian rebels and observers warned the country was a… …read more Source:...

    Isolated skimishes hamper Ukraine truce
    Feb28

    Isolated skimishes hamper Ukraine truce

    KIEV (AFP) – Ukraine announced the completion of an initial phase of military pullback in east Ukraine Saturday as isolated clashes rattled a shaky truce with pro-Russian rebels and observers warned the country was at a crossroads.Ukraine said Saturday that isolated clashes were rattling a shaky truce with pro-Russian rebels after...

    Russian opposition leader shot dead
    Feb28

    Russian opposition leader shot dead

    Medics lift the body of Nemtsov, covered with plastic, on Moskvoretsky bridge near St Basil cathedral in central Moscow. — AFP photo Obama leads western group condemning the killing of Boris Nemtsov, a fierce critic of President Putin MOSCOW: Western leaders yesterday condemned the drive-by shooting of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, a...

    Ukrainian journalist killed as a result of shelling in east – Ukraine military
    Feb28

    Ukrainian journalist killed as a result of shelling in east – Ukraine military

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s military said on Saturday a Ukrainian journalist had been killed as a result of shelling in east Ukraine despite a ceasefire deal. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian journalist killed as a result of shelling in east: Ukraine military
    Feb28

    Ukrainian journalist killed as a result of shelling in east: Ukraine military

    March 01, 2015 12:11 AMKIEV (REUTERS) – Ukraine’s military said on Saturday a Ukrainian journalist had been killed as a result of shelling in east Ukraine despite a ceasefire deal. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Nemtsov planned to reveal Russian links to Ukraine conflict – Poroshenko
    Feb28

    Nemtsov planned to reveal Russian links to Ukraine conflict – Poroshenko

    (This refiled version of the story corrects spelling error in second paragraph) …read more Source: The...

    Slain opposition leader Nemtsov planned to reveal Russian links to Ukraine conflict: Poroshenko
    Feb28

    Slain opposition leader Nemtsov planned to reveal Russian links to Ukraine conflict: Poroshenko

    February 28, 2015 11:05 PMKIEV (REUTERS) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Saturday Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov was murdered because he planned to disclose evidence of Russia’s involvement in Ukraine’s separatist conflict. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Putin vows to find killers
    Feb28

    Putin vows to find killers

    MOSCOW — Russian investigators say they are looking into several possible motives for the killing of prominent opposition figure Boris Nemtsov, including an attempt to destabilise the state, Islamic extremism, the Ukraine conflict and his personal life. …read more Source: Bangkok...

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