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    US condemns Russia’s ‘aggressive actions’ in eastern Ukraine
    Feb03

    US condemns Russia’s ‘aggressive actions’ in eastern Ukraine

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) ” U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley condemned Russia’s “aggressive actions” in eastern Ukraine on Thursday and warned Moscow that U.S. sanctions imposed after its annexation of Crimea will remain until the peninsula… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    The Latest: EU chief presses Russia on Ukraine cease-fire
    Feb02

    The Latest: EU chief presses Russia on Ukraine cease-fire

    AVDIIVKA, Ukraine (AP) ” The Latest on a resurge of fighting in Ukraine (all times local):12:55 p.m.European Union President Donald Tusk wants Moscow to lean on separatists in eastern Ukraine to make sure the flare-up in fighting… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    2 Ukrainian troops killed in fighting in the east
    Feb02

    2 Ukrainian troops killed in fighting in the east

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukraine’s government say that two of its troops have been killed in the country’s industrial east as both government forces and rebels reported shelling on their positions overnight.The Ukrainian government’s press… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine: US will never accept Russia’s annexation of Crimea
    Feb02

    Ukraine: US will never accept Russia’s annexation of Crimea

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) ” Ukraine’s U.N. envoy says U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley has confirmed the Trump administration fully supports his country’s territorial integrity and independence and will never accept Russia’s annexation of Crimea.Volodymyr… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    US flirts with softer stance on Russia’s conduct in Ukraine
    Feb01

    US flirts with softer stance on Russia’s conduct in Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) ” The Trump administration appears to be taking a low-key approach to a flare-up in violence in eastern Ukraine where the government accuses Russian-backed forces of stepping up attacks.White House spokesman Sean… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine, Russia trade accusations over Black Sea plane
    Feb01

    Ukraine, Russia trade accusations over Black Sea plane

    MOSCOW (AP) ” The Russian navy is denying Ukraine’s claim that one of its aircraft came under fire from a Russian gas rig in the Black Sea.Ukrainian presidential spokesman Svyatoslav Tsegolko said the aircraft was fired upon Wednesday… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Loan of Ukraine striker called off in Spain after protests
    Feb01

    Loan of Ukraine striker called off in Spain after protests

    MADRID (AP) ” The loan of Ukraine striker Roman Zozulya from Real Betis to second-division club Rayo Vallecano is being called off after protests from Spanish fans who accused the player of having connections to radical groups back… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Battle rages amid east Ukraine’s bloodiest fighting in weeks
    Feb01

    Battle rages amid east Ukraine’s bloodiest fighting in weeks

    The deadliest flare-up in fighting in eastern Ukraine since December stretched into a third day as President Petro Poroshenko broke off a visit to Germany.The military’s press service said that Russian-backed insurgents pounded… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    3 Ukrainian troops killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine
    Jan31

    3 Ukrainian troops killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Fighting in eastern Ukraine has escalated, killing at least three people overnight, injuring many more and trapping 200 coalminers underground.The press office of the Ukrainian government’s operation in the east said… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    5 troops killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine
    Jan30

    5 troops killed in fighting in eastern Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) ” At least five Ukrainian troops have been killed in an apparent uptick in fighting in eastern Ukraine.An armed conflict between government troops and separatist rebels has killed more than 9,600 since it began in 2014,… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

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