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    No Ukraine summit without progress on peace plan, Merkel tells Putin
    Jan11

    No Ukraine summit without progress on peace plan, Merkel tells Putin

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Russian President Vladimir Putin on the phone on Saturday that a four-way summit to discuss the situation in eastern Ukraine would not take place until there was real progress on the Minsk peace plan.Prayers for peace as Ukraine celebrates Orthodox ChristmasUkraine reinforces front lines as peace talks creep...

    Russia likely to demand early repayment of Ukraine’s $3 billion debt: RIA Novosti
    Jan10

    Russia likely to demand early repayment of Ukraine’s $3 billion debt: RIA Novosti

    It is “highly likely” that Russia will demand early repayment of $3 billion in debt owed by Ukraine, Russia’s RIA Novosti agency reported on Saturday, citing an anonymous government source.Prayers for peace as Ukraine celebrates Orthodox ChristmasUkraine reinforces front lines as peace talks creep forwardHollande: Russia...

    Prayers for peace as Ukraine celebrates Orthodox Christmas
    Jan08

    Prayers for peace as Ukraine celebrates Orthodox Christmas

    In the East and West of Ukraine prayers for peace as a Donestsk resident says she hopes “that we hear each other” as the country celebrates Orthodox Christmas. …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    Ukraine reinforces front lines as peace talks creep forward
    Jan06

    Ukraine reinforces front lines as peace talks creep forward

    Ukraine deployed new military aircraft, heavy weapons and vehicles to bolster troops fighting separatists in the country’s east as it continues peace talks with rebels and Russia’s government.Hollande: Russia sanctions should end ‘if Ukraine progress’Ukrainian army, rebels trade blame amid warning of hard 2015Kiev, rebels...

    Hollande: Russia sanctions should end ‘if Ukraine progress’
    Jan06

    Hollande: Russia sanctions should end ‘if Ukraine progress’

    French President Francois Hollande said Monday that biting Western sanctions against Russia should be lifted if progress were made in resolving the Ukraine crisis.Ukrainian army, rebels trade blame amid warning of hard 2015Ukrainian army sends supplies to besieged Donetsk airportFrance hits back after Russia warns of Mistral compensationHollande...

    Ukrainian army, rebels trade blame amid warning of hard 2015
    Jan02

    Ukrainian army, rebels trade blame amid warning of hard 2015

    Separatist rebels fired on Ukrainian forces 23 times on New Year’s eve, wounding three soldiers, the country’s military spokesman said.Ukrainian army sends supplies to besieged Donetsk airportKiev, rebels exchange POWs; trains, buses to Crimea suspended …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    U.S. to station 150 armored vehicles in Europe
    Dec31

    U.S. to station 150 armored vehicles in Europe

    The United States plans by the end of next year to station around 150 tanks and armored vehicles in Europe for use by U.S. forces training there, according to a U.S. military commander.Russia says Kiev’s move to join NATO dangerous for EuropeUS Army may station tanks in Eastern Europe: generalU.S. sends ‘Ironhorse’ tanks to...

    As oil falls, Russia choked by military, social spending
    Dec30

    As oil falls, Russia choked by military, social spending

    Russian authorities are facing some unpalatable options as they try to keep the economy afloat – unless they can persuade President Vladimir Putin to curb massive military spending.Russia says ruble crisis over as reserves dive, inflation climbsPutin: ‘Nobody will manage to intimidate, to restrain us’Ruble sinks to 80 a dollar...

    Ukrainian army sends supplies to besieged Donetsk airport
    Dec29

    Ukrainian army sends supplies to besieged Donetsk airport

    Food supplies reach besieged Donetsk airport and a wounded Ukrainian soldier is taken away as uneasy ceasefire in eastern Ukraine holds. Ukraine ceasefire deal talks may be held on Dec. 9 – PoroshenkoRebels claims they’ve seized Donetsk airportTruce bypasses Donetsk airport, symbol of conflict in eastern UkraineCeasefire under strain...

    Ukraine’s parliament approves austerity laws needed for draft budget
    Dec29

    Ukraine’s parliament approves austerity laws needed for draft budget

    Ukraine’s parliament backed on Sunday the final reading of laws that will simplify tax legislation and impose additional duties on imports, improving the chances a 2015 budget will be approved soon as required by the country’s Western backers.Kiev, rebels exchange POWs; trains, buses to Crimea suspendedOutraging Russia, Ukraine takes...

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