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    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s government survives no confidence vote
    Feb16

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s government survives no confidence vote

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s government survives no confidence vote. …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting
    Feb16

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting

    MOSCOW (AP) ” The Ukrainian government says three of its servicemen have been killed and seven others wounded in the past 24 hours in clashes with Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine.The Interfax news agency said presidential… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks
    Feb16

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Russian transportation authorities have blocked the movement of Ukraine-registered trucks and detained over 300 cargo vehicles after Ukraine closed its borders to Russia-registered long-haulers.The transport ministry’s… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine deputy prosecutor resigns, saying cases blocked
    Feb15

    Ukraine deputy prosecutor resigns, saying cases blocked

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A Ukrainian deputy general prosecutor has resigned, saying he made the decision because of what he calls endemic corruption in the country’s judicial system and a lack of political will.Vitaly Kasko’s resignation on… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine and Russia close their borders to foreign truckers
    Feb15

    Ukraine and Russia close their borders to foreign truckers

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukraine’s prime minister has announced that cargo trucks registered in Russia will temporarily not be allowed to enter Ukraine, in response to Russia’s ban on Ukrainian trucks.Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s announcement comes… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Tatars step up resistance to Russian rule over Crimea
    Feb15

    Tatars step up resistance to Russian rule over Crimea

    UROZHAYNE, Crimea (AP) ” Elnara Asanova lives alone with her four small children because her husband, an ethnic Tatar, is in jail. Last April, when she was seven months pregnant, police grabbed him from the streets of their village… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia blocking Ukraine trucks in response to protests
    Feb14

    Russia blocking Ukraine trucks in response to protests

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Russia’s Transport Ministry has ordered that Ukraine-registered trucks be stopped from entering in Russia, in response to growing efforts by protesters in Ukraine to block Russian trucks.The ministry’s order on Sunday… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Putin, Obama discuss Syria, Ukraine
    Feb14

    Putin, Obama discuss Syria, Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) ” The Kremlin says Vladimir Putin and President Barack Obama have held a telephone conversation about the Syrian war and the unresolved conflict in Ukraine.A Sunday statement said the call took place at Washington’s… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Kerry takes aim at Russia over Ukraine and Syria
    Feb13

    Kerry takes aim at Russia over Ukraine and Syria

    MUNICH (AP) ” U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is sharply criticizing Russia for its actions in Ukraine and Syria, accusing Moscow of “repeated aggression” in both places.Speaking to the Munich Security Conference on Saturday,… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russian PM: West rekindling the Cold War
    Feb13

    Russian PM: West rekindling the Cold War

    MUNICH (AP) ” Russia’s prime minister is accusing the West of rekindling the Cold War, saying sanctions imposed after the annexation of Crimea and new moves by the NATO alliance “only aggravate” tensions.Dmitry Medvedev said Saturday… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

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