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    IMF announces Ukraine rescue visit
    Dec06

    IMF announces Ukraine rescue visit

    KIEV: (AFP) – The International Monetary Fund said on Saturday it would dispatch a team to Ukraine to determine just how much extra aid the war-wrecked and energy-starved nation will need to make it through winter.The nine-day visit due to start on Tuesday comes as Ukraine suffers rolling blackouts and resentment grows over a severe...

    All Australian victims of downed MH17 plane identified
    Dec06

    All Australian victims of downed MH17 plane identified

    MELBOURNE: All of the 38 Australians who died when Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was downed in eastern Ukraine have now been formally identified, the Australian government said citing Dutch authorities. A joint statement from Australia’s Prime Minister Tony Abbott and Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop said the government’s...

    Russia's Putin hopes for new deal on ceasefire in east Ukraine
    Dec06

    Russia's Putin hopes for new deal on ceasefire in east Ukraine

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said after talks with French President Francois Hollande on Saturday that he hoped a new agreement on implementing a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine would be reached soon. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine ceasefire deal talks may be held on December 9 – Poroshenko
    Dec06

    Ukraine ceasefire deal talks may be held on December 9 – Poroshenko

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Saturday a preliminary agreement had been reached to hold talks in Minsk on Dec. 9 on implementing the steps of a September ceasefire deal with eastern separatists, Interfax reported. …read more Source: The...

    West, Russia must avoid new ‘walls’, Hollande tells Putin
    Dec06

    West, Russia must avoid new ‘walls’, Hollande tells Putin

    December 06, 2014 10:19 PMMOSCOW (AFP) – French President Francois Hollande told Russia’s Vladimir Putin on Saturday that Moscow and the West must prevent new walls from separating them, as the two met to discuss the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Putin, Hollande in surprise Ukraine talks amid warship controversy
    Dec06

    Putin, Hollande in surprise Ukraine talks amid warship controversy

    ALMATY, Kazakhstan – French President Francois Hollande will make an unscheduled stop in Moscow on Saturday to discuss the Ukraine crisis with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin amid a bitter dispute over France’s refusal to deliver a warship.Controversy over France’s decision to delay delivery of the warship to Russia under...

    France's Hollande tells Putin he wants to discuss Ukraine crisis
    Dec06

    France's Hollande tells Putin he wants to discuss Ukraine crisis

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – French President Francois Hollande told Russian President Vladimir Putin at the start of a brief stopover at a Moscow airport that he wanted to discuss the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The...

    Hollande, Putin meet in Moscow on Ukraine
    Dec06

    Hollande, Putin meet in Moscow on Ukraine

    French President Francois Hollande met his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Saturday, making a surprise stopover in a Moscow airport in an attempt to defuse mounting tensions over Ukraine. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Poroshenko says new talks with pro-Russia rebels in Minsk
    Dec06

    Poroshenko says new talks with pro-Russia rebels in Minsk

    December 06, 2014 9:25 PMCHUGUIV (AFP) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Saturday that his envoy would attend a crucial round of peace talks with pro-Russian rebels in the Belarussian capital Minsk next week. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Ukraines Made-in-USA Finance Minister
    Dec06

    Ukraines Made-in-USA Finance Minister

    Ukraine’s new Finance Minister Natalie Jaresko, a former U.S. State Department officer who was granted Ukrainian citizenship only this week, headed a U.S. government-funded investment project … …read more Source: Japan Herald...

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