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    Russian envoy: Aggression in Baltics, Poland not possible
    Mar13

    Russian envoy: Aggression in Baltics, Poland not possible

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) ” Russia’s ambassador to Poland says it’s “not possible” for Russia to repeat the incursion it made into Ukraine in the Baltic states or in Poland.Ambassador Sergei Andreyev told Polish Radio 1 late Thursday… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ex-Japan PM: Crimea vote was legitimate
    Mar13

    Ex-Japan PM: Crimea vote was legitimate

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A former Japanese prime minister whose visit to Crimea brought harsh criticism at home says he’s convinced that the referendum leading to the peninsula’s annexation by Russia was legitimate.Yukio Hatoyama’s trip to… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Bowler throws grenade instead of ball in Ukraine, 2 injured
    Mar13

    Bowler throws grenade instead of ball in Ukraine, 2 injured

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Two people have been injured while bowling in a rebel-controlled area of east Ukraine after a player rolled a grenade instead of a ball.A separatist-run news agency cited emergency services official Sergei Ivanushkin… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine requests UN peacekeeping mission
    Mar13

    Ukraine requests UN peacekeeping mission

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Ukraine says it has placed a formal request with the United Nations for a peacekeeping mission to be deployed in its eastern regions, where a cease-fire between government and Russian-backed separatist forces… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine’s grinding war stains innocence of childhood
    Mar13

    Ukraine’s grinding war stains innocence of childhood

    KHARTSYZK, Ukraine (AP) ” Seryozha colors in his drawing of a tank, lost in thought. Like many 7-year-olds in eastern Ukraine, he has trouble recalling a time before the war.”They’ve always been shooting,” he says, vigorously scratching… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Kremlin says Ukraine moving too slowly to fulfill peace deal
    Mar12

    Kremlin says Ukraine moving too slowly to fulfill peace deal

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman is accusing Ukraine of dragging its feet on implementing last month’s peace deal.Dmitry Peskov told The Associated Press on Thursday that while hostilities in eastern Ukraine… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    French PM discusses Ukraine, security with Poland’s leaders
    Mar12

    French PM discusses Ukraine, security with Poland’s leaders

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) ” French Prime Minister Manuel Valls and Poland’s leaders have stressed the need for the Minsk peace deal to be observed in eastern Ukraine.Valls met in Warsaw on Thursday with Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine’s neighbor Poland to test resilience to attack
    Mar11

    Ukraine’s neighbor Poland to test resilience to attack

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) ” Poland’s President Bronislaw Komorowski says that an exercise will be held to test the nation’s resilience to a “crisis” like the conflict in neighboring Ukraine.Komorowski spoke Wednesday during an annual… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine expects $5B loan from IMF in ‘coming days’
    Mar11

    Ukraine expects $5B loan from IMF in ‘coming days’

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Ukraine’s finance minister says the country is expecting to receive $5 billion in credit from the International Monetary Fund in the coming days” the first in a sought-for series of bailout loans the government… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    US to send more aid, small drones to Ukraine
    Mar11

    US to send more aid, small drones to Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) ” U.S. officials say Vice President Joe Biden is telling the Ukraine president that the U.S. will send more aid to the country. That will include small drones and armored Humvees.Biden delivered the news in a call… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

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