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    Shells rock east Ukraine city despite cease-fire
    Sep14

    Shells rock east Ukraine city despite cease-fire

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) Several residential neighborhoods in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk have come under repeated shelling, imperiling a fragile cease-fire agreement imposed last week.The city council of Donetsk said Sunday… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine PM says country still in "state of war"
    Sep13

    Ukraine PM says country still in "state of war"

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) Ukraine’s prime minister says his country is “still in a state of war” with neighboring Russia despite a cease-fire between the government forces and Moscow-backed rebels in the east.During a Saturday conference… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Leaders talk peace, some Ukrainians contemplate guerrilla war
    Sep13

    Leaders talk peace, some Ukrainians contemplate guerrilla war

    Their leaders back in Kiev may be offering peace. But here on the front lines, the battle-scarred patriots staring down pro-Russian rebels talk of giving Russian President Vladimir Putin just the opposite – a Ukrainian version of… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    US sanctions target key Russia economic sectors
    Sep12

    US sanctions target key Russia economic sectors

    WASHINGTON (AP) The Obama administration is sanctioning Russia’s largest bank as part of a new round of financial penalties aimed at punishing Moscow for its support of separatists in Ukraine.The U.S. is also expanding sanctions… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Poland resumes gas deliveries to Ukraine
    Sep12

    Poland resumes gas deliveries to Ukraine

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) Poland’s state pipeline operator says it has resumed full deliveries of gas to Ukraine.Gaz-System S.A. had halted the deliveries on Wednesday after Poland noted a sharp drop in gas deliveries from Russia this… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    EU imposes new sanctions on Russia
    Sep12

    EU imposes new sanctions on Russia

    MOSCOW (AP) The European Union has imposed fresh sanctions on Russia, targeting some of its largest companies, in a response to Moscow’s actions in Ukraine.The military conflict between the Ukrainian government and pro-Russian… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine, rebels exchange prisoners in peace deal
    Sep12

    Ukraine, rebels exchange prisoners in peace deal

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) Government and rebel forces have exchanged dozens of prisoners captured during fighting in Ukraine as part of a cease-fire agreement sealed earlier this month.The transfer took place outside the main rebel… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Many questions for family of Flight 17 victim
    Sep12

    Many questions for family of Flight 17 victim

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) The brother of Malaysian oil worker Karamjit Singh, who died when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine on July 17, is urging authorities to speed up their probe into the accident…. …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine’s president to visit Canada
    Sep12

    Ukraine’s president to visit Canada

    OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) Ukraine’s president is going to visit Canada next week and address Parliament.Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s office said Thursday that President Petro Poroshenko will also meet with Harper during… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Military exercise with Russia canceled
    Sep11

    Military exercise with Russia canceled

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) An Air Force exercise involving the U.S., Canada and Russia has been canceled because of Russia’s military intervention in Ukraine, a spokesman for NORAD said.The North American Aerospace Defense Command… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

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