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    Pro-Russian journalist gunned down in Ukraine’s capital
    Apr16

    Pro-Russian journalist gunned down in Ukraine’s capital

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A Ukrainian journalist known for his pro-Russian views has been gunned down in Kiev.Ukrainian Interior Minister Anton Herashchenko said in a Facebook post that Oles Buzyna, who was editor-in-chief of a leading daily… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Putin urges Ukraine to respect peace agreements, end economic blockade of the east
    Apr16

    Putin urges Ukraine to respect peace agreements, end economic blockade of the east

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Putin urges Ukraine to respect peace agreements, end economic blockade of the east. …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    The Latest: Putin says Ukraine is cutting off east
    Apr16

    The Latest: Putin says Ukraine is cutting off east

    MOSCOW (AP) ” 1:50 p.m. (1050 GMT; 6:50 a.m. EDT)Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused Ukraine of violating its obligations under a peace deal by maintaining an economic blockade on rebellious eastern regions.He said Thursday… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine’s disabled condemned to life in institutions
    Apr16

    Ukraine’s disabled condemned to life in institutions

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” An international rights group says growing numbers of disabled children in Ukraine are being condemned to life in orphanages and institutions blighted by neglect and abuse.Disability Rights International said… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russian group to display MH17 fragment at museum
    Apr16

    Russian group to display MH17 fragment at museum

    A Russian veterans organisation is planning to display a piece of the Malaysia Airlines passenger jet shot down over Ukraine at a museum.The fragment was given to veterans organisation Boyevogo Bratstva in the town Yeisk by residents… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russian group to show MH17 fragment
    Apr15

    Russian group to show MH17 fragment

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A Russian veterans organization is planning to display a piece of the Malaysia Airlines passenger jet shot down over Ukraine at a museum.The fragment was given to veterans organization Boyevogo Bratstva in the town… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia criticizes Canada for sending troops to Ukraine
    Apr15

    Russia criticizes Canada for sending troops to Ukraine

    TORONTO (AP) ” Russia is calling Canada’s decision to send 200 military trainers to Ukraine “counterproductive and deplorable.”The Russian Embassy in Ottawa said in a statement Wednesday that Canada’s actions are helping to assist… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    NATO should be more active in face of challenges from Russia
    Apr15

    NATO should be more active in face of challenges from Russia

    PRAGUE (AP) ” A top NATO official has acknowledged that the western military alliance was wrong-footed by Moscow’s moves in Ukraine and now has to reassure the public it has the means and will to confront Russia.Gen. Petr Pavel,… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Romanian, US, British troops stage NATO-planned exercises
    Apr15

    Romanian, US, British troops stage NATO-planned exercises

    SMARDAN, Romania (AP) ” Some 2,200 Romanian, U.S., British and Moldovan troops will take part in military exercises in Romania, close to the Ukrainian border, beginning this week.”Wind Spring 15″ will start Thursday and continue… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine rages on despite talks
    Apr15

    Fighting in eastern Ukraine rages on despite talks

    Fighting raged overnight and in the early hours on Tuesday (local time) on the outskirts of the rebel stronghold of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine despite an agreement reached by the Ukrainian and Russian foreign ministers a day earlier.The… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

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