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    Ukraine calls on Russia to negotiate end to war in east
    Aug01

    Ukraine calls on Russia to negotiate end to war in east

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) ” Ukraine’s foreign minister is calling on Russia to come to “real negotiations” about a cease-fire and stabilization in Ukraine’s war-torn east which will require fair elections that are internationally monitored.Pavlo… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Putin puts Crimean archaeological site under federal control
    Aug01

    Putin puts Crimean archaeological site under federal control

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has placed a major archaeological site in Crimea under federal control following turmoil over the appointment of its director.The Kremlin said Saturday that Putin ordered the area… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Austria turns back US troops over arms in luggage
    Jul31

    Austria turns back US troops over arms in luggage

    VIENNA (AP) ” Austrian officials say legal authorities recently turned back nine U.S. soldiers en route to Ukraine from Washington after finding weapons in their luggage without the proper permits to transport them through Austria.Col…. …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine will try again for Malaysia Airlines crash tribunal
    Jul31

    Ukraine will try again for Malaysia Airlines crash tribunal

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) ” Ukraine’s foreign minister says the five countries investigating the downing of a Malaysia airlines plane over Ukraine a year ago will try again in a few months to get Security Council approval for an international… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    US fine-tunes sanctions on Russia over Ukraine
    Jul30

    US fine-tunes sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) ” The Obama administration moved Thursday to update and fine-tune sanctions on Russia, pro-Russian companies and people over the conflict in Ukraine.The Treasury Department announced it had placed the names of 26… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Preliminary hearing underway for Ukrainian pilot in Russia
    Jul30

    Preliminary hearing underway for Ukrainian pilot in Russia

    DONETSK, Russia (AP) ” A preliminary hearing in the trial of a Ukrainian officer charged in the deaths of two Russian journalists has started in Russia’s south.Russian investigators alleged that military pilot Nadezhda Savchenko… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia vetoes Security Council proposal on MH17 tribunal
    Jul29

    Russia vetoes Security Council proposal on MH17 tribunal

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) ” Russia has vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would set up an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine a year ago.The… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russian veto expected as Security Council votes on MH17
    Jul29

    Russian veto expected as Security Council votes on MH17

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) ” Russia on Wednesday is expected to veto a U.N. Security Council resolution to set up an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine a year… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    MH17: ‘They have grieving families to account to’: McCully
    Jul29

    MH17: ‘They have grieving families to account to’: McCully

    Ministers from countries that suffered the heaviest losses from the shooting down of flight MH17 over Ukraine a year ago are gathering in New York in solidarity as they seek formal action from the Security Council early tomorrow…. …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Reports: Ukraine bans Depardieu for 5 years
    Jul28

    Reports: Ukraine bans Depardieu for 5 years

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Local news reports say Ukraine has banned actor Gerard Depardieu from entering the country for five years.Depardieu in 2013 took Russian citizenship in a bid to escape high taxes in his native France. He has recently… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

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