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    Ukraine sees Russian hand in ammo warehouse blasts
    Mar23

    Ukraine sees Russian hand in ammo warehouse blasts

    March 23, 2017 7:21 PMKIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine suspects the Russian military or its separatist rebel proxies were responsible for blowing up a warehouse storing tank ammunition at an eastern military base early on Thursday (March 23) morning, Defence Minister Stepan Poltorak said. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Ex-Trump aide ‘got secret payment from ousted Ukraine president’
    Mar23

    Ex-Trump aide ‘got secret payment from ousted Ukraine president’

    March 23, 2017 5:00 AMWASHINGTON • New corruption allegations lodged in Ukraine against President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort have thrust him back into the forefront of ongoing scrutiny over whether the Trump team coordinated with the Russian government to influence the US election. …read more Source: The...

    Former Trump aide accused of hiding payments from pro-Moscow Ukraine party
    Mar22

    Former Trump aide accused of hiding payments from pro-Moscow Ukraine party

    March 22, 2017 7:26 PMKIEV (WASHINGTON POST) – A Ukrainian lawmaker released new financial documents on Tuesday (March 22) allegedly showing that a former campaign chairman for President Donald Trump laundered payments from the party of a disgraced ex-leader of Ukraine using offshore accounts in Belize and Kyrgyzstan. …read more...

    Dutch families plant first trees at MH17 memorial park
    Mar18

    Dutch families plant first trees at MH17 memorial park

    March 18, 2017 11:18 PMVIJFHUIZEN, Netherlands (AFP) – Relatives of those killed when flight MH17 was downed over Ukraine in mid-2014, on Saturday ((March 18) planted the first trees in a Dutch memorial park not far from where the ill-fated plane departed. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Germany’s Angela Merkel to make rare Russia visit for talks with Vladimir Putin
    Mar16

    Germany’s Angela Merkel to make rare Russia visit for talks with Vladimir Putin

    March 17, 2017 12:07 AMMOSCOW (REUTERS) – Germany’s Angela Merkel will visit Moscow for talks on May 2, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday (March 16), for the first bilateral visit since Russia annexed Ukraine’s Crimea Peninsula in 2014. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Donald Trump to ask Angela Merkel for advice on Putin, Ukraine – US officials
    Mar10

    Donald Trump to ask Angela Merkel for advice on Putin, Ukraine – US officials

    March 11, 2017 5:24 AMWASHINGTON (REUTERS) – President Donald Trump will ask Chancellor Angela Merkel for advice on how to deal with Russian President Vladimir Putin, US officials said on Friday (March 10), as the US and German leaders meet next week after sometimes pointed disagreements in recent months. …read more Source: The...

    Hello Moscow? This is Nato calling
    Mar04

    Hello Moscow? This is Nato calling

    March 04, 2017 5:00 AMMOSCOW • Senior Russian and Nato military chiefs yesterday held their first phone talks since ties between the two sides collapsed over the crisis in Ukraine, the defence ministry in Moscow said. …read more Source: The Straits...

    World Briefs: Ukraine investigates tax chief for graft
    Mar03

    World Briefs: Ukraine investigates tax chief for graft

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    Deadly blast rips through Ukraine coal mine
    Mar02

    Deadly blast rips through Ukraine coal mine

    March 02, 2017 11:32 PMKIEV (AFP) – Eight miners died on Thursday (March 2) when a methane gas explosion tore through a pit in western Ukraine, in the latest mine disaster in the ex-Soviet state. …read more Source: The Straits...

    Ukrainian TV show debunks false news and entertains
    Feb27

    Ukrainian TV show debunks false news and entertains

    February 28, 2017 5:00 AMKIEV (Ukraine) • The studio lights dim, and the anchor taps a stack of papers on her desk and directs a steely gaze at the TV cameras. …read more Source: The Straits...

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