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Section: The New Zealand Herald (New Zealand)

    NATO ministers condemn Russia, support Ukraine
    Dec02

    NATO ministers condemn Russia, support Ukraine

    BRUSSELS (AP) ” NATO foreign ministers are condemning what they call Russia’s “continued and deliberate destabilization” in Ukraine, and announcing new assistance for Ukraine’s military.The ministers, meeting in Brussels, spoke… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Change of leadership in Crimea means property grab
    Dec02

    Change of leadership in Crimea means property grab

    YALTA, Crimea (AP) ” One day in October, a dozen armed men in masks drove up to the gates of Yalta Film Studios. They weren’t actors, and this was no make-believe. It was a hostile takeover.”They forced all the employees onto the… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Change of leadership in Crimea means property grab
    Dec02

    Change of leadership in Crimea means property grab

    YALTA, Crimea (AP) ” One day in October, a dozen armed men in masks drove up to the gates of Yalta Film Studios. They weren’t actors, and this was no make-believe.It was a hostile takeover, and the movie sets, littered with debris… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine government, rebels agree on new cease-fire
    Dec02

    Ukraine government, rebels agree on new cease-fire

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” International monitors in eastern Ukraine say government troops and Russian-backed separatist forces in the Luhansk region have agreed on a new cease-fire.The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Truce declared in battle for Ukraine airport
    Dec01

    Truce declared in battle for Ukraine airport

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Ukrainian security officials say a cease-fire has been declared in the fight for the airport in the separatist rebel stronghold of Donetsk.The military press service said Monday that the truce was agreed after… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Dutch transport downed airliner for investigation
    Dec01

    Dutch transport downed airliner for investigation

    AMSTERDAM (AP) ” Dutch authorities say they are loading wreckage recovered from the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine onto trucks and transporting it to the Netherlands for investigation.Flight 17 was… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    War-hit Ukraine schools turns to Web for education
    Dec01

    War-hit Ukraine schools turns to Web for education

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) ” Like most children his age, Denis Akimov spends hours daily on his computer surfing the Internet. It isn’t just for fun.As schools are forced to limit operations in the conflict-battered eastern Ukrainian… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine gets loan to modernize gas pipelines
    Dec01

    Ukraine gets loan to modernize gas pipelines

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Ukraine has secured a 150 million euro ($187 million) loan to modernize its section of the natural gas pipeline used to deliver gas from Russia to Europe.Ukrainian Prime Minister Asreniy Yatsenyuk said Tuesday… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russian ruble takes a nosedive on low oil prices
    Dec01

    Russian ruble takes a nosedive on low oil prices

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Russia’s ruble hit a new all-time low on Moscow, dropping more than 3 percent as declining oil prices and the conflict in eastern Ukraine are weighing in on the Russian economy.The Russian currency traded 52 rubles… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    MH17: Victim’s mother sues Ukraine
    Nov30

    MH17: Victim’s mother sues Ukraine

    The mother of a victim of downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 has begun legal proceedings against Ukraine at the European Court of Human Rights, accusing Kiev of failing to close the country’s airspace, a German daily reports.The… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

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