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    German doctors visited Ukraine pilot jailed in Russia: Berlin
    Feb24

    German doctors visited Ukraine pilot jailed in Russia: Berlin

    German doctors this month visited Ukrainian military pilot Nadia Savchenko, who has been on hunger strike in a Russian jail for over two months, Berlin said Monday. The German foreign ministry called for her release, voicing “serious concern” about her health. Two German physicians had checked on Savchenko and talked with her prison doctors on...

    World › Ukraine delays heavy weapons pullback, blaming rebel attacks
    Feb24

    World › Ukraine delays heavy weapons pullback, blaming rebel attacks

    Ukraine delayed a promised pullback of heavy weapons from the front line Monday, blaming continuing attacks from separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine. Under a peace agreement reached Feb 12, both sides are to withdraw their heavy weapons 25 to 70 kilometers back to create a buffer zone. Ukrainian officials said… …read more Source: Japan...

    Fears for truce as attacking rebels mass near Ukraine port city
    Feb23

    Fears for truce as attacking rebels mass near Ukraine port city

    Pro-Russian forces massing near Ukraine’s port city of Mariupol are continuing to attack government troop positions, Kiev said on Monday (Feb 23), fuelling concerns for the fate of a UN-backed ceasefire. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia ‘cynical’ on Ukraine cease-fire: Britain
    Feb23

    Russia ‘cynical’ on Ukraine cease-fire: Britain

    Britain on Monday criticized Russia for failing to enforce the terms of a tattered truce in eastern Ukraine in the face of ongoing attacks by pro-Russian separatists. “I have to say from the experience of the last 10 to 12 days, the Russian engagement in the Minsk process is rather cynical,” British Foreign Secretary Philip […] The post Russia...

    Trapped by Rebel Assault, Ukrainians Stay Under Dead Town
    Feb23

    Trapped by Rebel Assault, Ukrainians Stay Under Dead Town

    One of the biggest battles of the Ukraine war ended last week in a humiliating defeat for government troops, thousands of whom pulled out of this town after a siege and onslaught by separatist fighter… …read more Source:...

    Mariupol: Ukraine port city that could open Russia’s way to Crimea
    Feb23

    Mariupol: Ukraine port city that could open Russia’s way to Crimea

    A strategic port of some 500,000 residents before the Ukraine crisis, Mariupol is the largest remaining government-held city in east Ukraine’s conflict zone and seen as a likely target for any new pro-Russian rebel offensive. Fighting has rumbled on around the city since it was retaken by Ukrainian forces in June, and Kiev has accused […]...

    Putin says war between Russia and Ukraine unlikely – TV
    Feb23

    Putin says war between Russia and Ukraine unlikely – TV

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday war with neighbouring Ukraine was unlikely. …read more Source: The...

    Russia accuses Western powers of trying to dominate world
    Feb23

    Russia accuses Western powers of trying to dominate world

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday accused Western powers of trying to dominate and impose their ideology on the rest of world, while the United States and European delegations slammed Moscow for supporting rebels in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia's Lavrov accuses West of trying to dominate world
    Feb23

    Russia's Lavrov accuses West of trying to dominate world

    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday accused Western powers of trying to dominate and impose their ideology on the rest of world, while the United States and European delegations slammed Moscow for supporting rebels in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine rebels mark Soviet holiday for defenders of ‘fatherland’
    Feb23

    Ukraine rebels mark Soviet holiday for defenders of ‘fatherland’

    DONETSK (AFP) – Thousands of men and women gathered on Lenin square in east Ukraines main rebel-held city Donetsk on Monday to celebrate a Soviet-era holiday and pay hommage to their fallen fighters.Military music blasted out as a cossack dressed in black and a leather-clad rocker carried an icon of the Virgin Mary with Jesus onto a stage...

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