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Section: The New Zealand Herald (New Zealand)

    Brawl breaks out in Ukraine parliament
    Dec12

    Brawl breaks out in Ukraine parliament

    A fight erupted between dozens of lawmakers in Ukraine’s parliament after an MP picked up Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and hoisted him away from the podium as he was defending his embattled government’s record.Yatsenyuk had… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Scuffles erupt at Ukraine’s parliament, PM dragged from post
    Dec11

    Scuffles erupt at Ukraine’s parliament, PM dragged from post

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Scuffles involving several dozen lawmakers have erupted at Ukraine’s parliament after one deputy tried to drag the prime minister away from the rostrum.Arseniy Yatsenyuk was giving his report at the Supreme… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    AP Interview: Polish leader: Sanctions on Russia must remain
    Dec11

    AP Interview: Polish leader: Sanctions on Russia must remain

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) ” Poland’s new foreign minister says he welcomes the new cooperation between Russia and the West in the fight against the Islamic State group, but insists that Ukraine’s interests cannot be sacrificed as a reward… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine says its ready to help search for stolen Dutch art
    Dec10

    Ukraine says its ready to help search for stolen Dutch art

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Ukraine’s police chief has promised to work with Netherlands to help find a trove of Dutch Golden Age art that was stolen from a provincial Dutch museum.Khatia Denakoidze told reporters Thursday her office is… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    International observers: Eastern Ukraine fighting continues
    Dec10

    International observers: Eastern Ukraine fighting continues

    MOSCOW (AP) ” The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe says its observers still witness fighting and the use of banned weapons in eastern Ukraine.More than 9,000 people have been killed in fighting between Russia-backed… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    UN: 9,000 killed in Ukraine conflict, but now violence eases
    Dec09

    UN: 9,000 killed in Ukraine conflict, but now violence eases

    GENEVA (AP) ” The U.N. human rights office says more than 9,000 people have died in 21 months of fighting in eastern Ukraine, even as a new cease-fire has largely held and contributed to a sharp decline in casualties since mid-August.The… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Kerry plans to visit Russia within the week
    Dec09

    Kerry plans to visit Russia within the week

    PARIS (AP) ” U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says he hopes to visit Russia within the next week for talks on the crisis in Syria and Ukraine.Kerry said Wednesday in Paris that he is planning to visit Moscow “in a week” to meet… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Poland jails Ukrainian man wanted in US for $ millions theft
    Dec08

    Poland jails Ukrainian man wanted in US for $ millions theft

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) ” A prosecutor in southern Poland says a Ukrainian man has been put under arrest on a request from the U.S. where he is wanted on suspicion of stealing and laundering at least $10 million.Boguslaw Marcinkowska,… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Biden announces more US aid for Ukraine
    Dec07

    Biden announces more US aid for Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has assured Ukraine of continuing U.S. support and announced the release of an additional $190 million in U.S. aid to help support Ukrainian reforms.Biden, speaking Monday on a… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    EU, Ukraine to introduce trade pact despite Russian threats
    Dec07

    EU, Ukraine to introduce trade pact despite Russian threats

    BRUSSELS (AP) ” The European Union and Ukraine say they will introduce a free trade pact next month as planned despite Russia’s threat to take retaliatory trade action if its concerns aren’t addressed.Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

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