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    Abe Drops Plan for Putin Visit to Japan This Year: Media
    Sep23

    Abe Drops Plan for Putin Visit to Japan This Year: Media

    Tokyo. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has dropped plans to host Russian President Vladimir Putin in Japan this year due to friction after Tokyo imposed sanctions on Moscow over the Ukraine crisis, reports said Tuesday. The two countries had agreed on the Russian leader’s visit “this autumn” but Washington had asked Tokyo to postpone it, Kyodo...

    Pro-Russia Rebels Say Withdrawing Artillery in East Ukraine
    Sep23

    Pro-Russia Rebels Say Withdrawing Artillery in East Ukraine

    The prime minister of the self-proclaimed People’s Republic of Donetsk said Tuesday that rebels have removed artillery from frontline areas where Ukraine had also withdrawn, in line with a peace plan … …read more Source:...

    Fighting Flares at Ukraine’s Donetsk Airport
    Sep23

    Fighting Flares at Ukraine’s Donetsk Airport

    Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian rebels were battling around the airport near the insurgent stronghold of Donetsk on Tuesday, sending flames and clouds of black smoke into the sky, AFP journalists sai… …read more Source:...

    Abe drops plan for Putin visit to Japan this year: media
    Sep23

    Abe drops plan for Putin visit to Japan this year: media

    TOKYO: Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (pix) has dropped plans to host Russian President Vladimir Putin in Japan this year due to friction after Tokyo imposed sanctions on Moscow over the Ukraine crisis, reports said Tuesday. The two countries had agreed on the Russian leader’s visit “this autumn” but Washington had asked Tokyo to...

    Khodorkovsky Challenges Putin as Opposition Stages March
    Sep23

    Khodorkovsky Challenges Putin as Opposition Stages March

    Mikhail Khodorkovsky, the one-time oil tycoon who spent a decade in President Vladimir Putin’s prisons, staked a claim to the leadership of Russia’s opposition, which staged its biggest demonstration in years. Khodorkovsky, 51, living in exile in Switzerland since his release in December, called on supporters to help influence the...

    Shinzo Abe Drops Plan For Vladimir Putin Visit to Japan This Year
    Sep23

    Shinzo Abe Drops Plan For Vladimir Putin Visit to Japan This Year

    Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has dropped plans to host Russian President Vladimir Putin in Japan this year due to friction after Tokyo imposed sanctions on Moscow over the Ukraine crisis, reports said Tu… …read more Source:...

    EU, Russia and Ukraine to hold meeting on gas in Berlin
    Sep23

    EU, Russia and Ukraine to hold meeting on gas in Berlin

    Brussels: The European Union will participate in a trilateral ministerial meeting with Russia and Ukraine on Friday in Berlin to address the issue of energy security in the context of the ongoing conflict between Moscow and Kiev.An EU statement Monday said the meeting would be .. …read more Source: India...

    Abe drops plan for Putin visit to Japan this year: media
    Sep23

    Abe drops plan for Putin visit to Japan this year: media

    TOKYO – Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has dropped plans to host Russian President Vladimir Putin in Japan this year due to friction after Tokyo imposed sanctions on Moscow over the Ukraine crisis, reports said Tuesday. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Ukraine prepares pullback as truce holds
    Sep22

    Ukraine prepares pullback as truce holds

    The Ukrainian military said on Monday (Sep 22) it was preparing to pull back its guns from the front line in the separatist east as a fragile truce with pro-Russian insurgents appeared to be taking hold. …read more Source: Channel...

    Minsk Peace Plan Has Chance of Success, Says Senior Rebel From Eastern Ukraine
    Sep22

    Minsk Peace Plan Has Chance of Success, Says Senior Rebel From Eastern Ukraine

    A senior separatist from eastern Ukraine said on Monday he believed there was a chance a peace plan for eastern Ukraine could succeed. …read more Source:...

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