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Section: The New Zealand Herald (New Zealand)

    Hundreds of Ukrainian right-wingers rally against Kiev govt
    Jul21

    Hundreds of Ukrainian right-wingers rally against Kiev govt

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Hundreds of Ukrainian right-wingers are rallying in Kiev to protest government policies.The radical Right Sector group was one of the most militant factions in the massive protests in Ukraine’s capital that… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Crimean filmmaker pleads not guilty in terrorism trial
    Jul21

    Crimean filmmaker pleads not guilty in terrorism trial

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A Ukrainian filmmaker who has been in jail for more than a year has pleaded not guilty to charges of conspiracy to commit terrorism.Critics have dismissed Oleg Sentsov’s prosecution as revenge for his pro-Ukrainian… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia’s UN draft on MH17 crash doesn’t call for tribunal
    Jul20

    Russia’s UN draft on MH17 crash doesn’t call for tribunal

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) ” Russia has circulated a U.N. resolution demanding that those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine last year be brought to justice ” but eliminating the international tribunal that… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Lithuania removes remaining Soviet-era statues in capital
    Jul20

    Lithuania removes remaining Soviet-era statues in capital

    VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) ” Workers in Lithuania have begun dismantling the last Soviet statues in the capital, following calls prompted by the Ukraine crisis that symbols of Soviet occupation be removed.The statues, which depict… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russian ex-PM’s daughter under fire for leaving for Ukraine
    Jul20

    Russian ex-PM’s daughter under fire for leaving for Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” The daughter of a former Russian prime minister is under fire from both Russia and Ukraine for accepting the job of a deputy governor in a Ukrainian region.Maria Gaidar’s appointment as deputy governor of Odessa,… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    800 troops from US, Europe take part in Moldova exercises
    Jul19

    800 troops from US, Europe take part in Moldova exercises

    CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) ” Some 800 troops from Moldova, the U.S., Romania, Poland and Georgia are taking part in joint military exercises in Moldova, a former Soviet republic that borders Ukraine.The “Joint Effort 2015″exercises… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine rebels say their small weapons pullback is beginning
    Jul19

    Ukraine rebels say their small weapons pullback is beginning

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukraine’s separatist rebels say they have begun pulling back military vehicles with small-caliber weapons from most of the front line in their war with Ukrainian forces.The claims Sunday by the Russia-backed rebels… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine rebels: Ready to pull back tanks, smaller weapons
    Jul18

    Ukraine rebels: Ready to pull back tanks, smaller weapons

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukraine’s Russia-backed separatist rebels say they are ready to pull back smaller-caliber weapons from much of the front line in eastern Ukraine.Under a February armistice, both the rebels and the Ukrainian forces… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine calls local elections but not in rebel-held east
    Jul17

    Ukraine calls local elections but not in rebel-held east

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” The Ukrainian parliament has voted to call a local election across the country in October, but not in the rebel-occupied east.The Kiev government has had no control over parts of eastern Ukraine since separatist… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukrainian village marks anniversary of Malaysian plane crash
    Jul17

    Ukrainian village marks anniversary of Malaysian plane crash

    HRABOVE, Ukraine (AP) ” Residents of the Ukrainian village where a Malaysian airliner was shot down with 298 people aboard are marking the disaster’s anniversary.Villagers carrying flowers gathered in the church in the center of… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

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