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    Ukraine vows to fight Russian $3 bn debt claim in London court (AFP)
    Feb18

    Ukraine vows to fight Russian $3 bn debt claim in London court (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Kiev vowed on Thursday to fight Russia’s demand for the full repayment of a $3-billion (2.7-billion-euro) loan it issued to Ukraine in 2013 under ousted Moscow-backed president Viktor Yanukovych. …read more Source: The West...

    Russia sues Ukraine over debt repayment in London court
    Feb18

    Russia sues Ukraine over debt repayment in London court

    MOSCOW — Russia’s Finance Ministry on Wednesday filed a lawsuit against Ukraine at the High Court in London seeking recovery of a $3 billion debt obligation. Ukraine had until Dec. 21, 2015, to pay b …read more Source: Big News...

    To understand Vladimir Putin’s mission in Syria, look at Chechnya and Ukraine
    Feb18

    To understand Vladimir Putin’s mission in Syria, look at Chechnya and Ukraine

    The Chechens fighting in Syria are a testament to Moscow’s strategy of eliminating opponents while talking about diplomacy. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Ukraine PM hunts for new allies (AAP)
    Feb17

    Ukraine PM hunts for new allies (AAP)

    Ukraine’s Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk says he is in talks with political groups, including the populist Radical party, about a possible coalition. …read more Source: The West...

    Lawyer: Ukrainian Jailed in Russia Moved To Punishment Cell; Health Worsening
    Feb17

    Lawyer: Ukrainian Jailed in Russia Moved To Punishment Cell; Health Worsening

    A Ukrainian who testified in the Russian trial of filmmaker Oleh Sentsov and later recanted his testimony has been transferred to a harsh punishment cell and is being denied medical care despite worse …read more Source: Big News...

    Russia Files Lawsuit Against Ukraine Over Unpaid Eurobonds
    Feb17

    Russia Files Lawsuit Against Ukraine Over Unpaid Eurobonds

    Russia has filed a lawsuit against Ukraine after Kyiv failed to repay a $3 billion Eurobond. Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said the lawsuit was filed on February 17 at the High Court in Lond …read more Source: Big News...

    Orban tells Putin EU unlikely to ‘automatically’ extend Russia sanctions (AFP)
    Feb17

    Orban tells Putin EU unlikely to ‘automatically’ extend Russia sanctions (AFP)

    Novo-Ogaryovo (Russia) (AFP) – Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday that European Union countries were increasingly keen to cooperate with Moscow and will not “automatically” extend sanctions over Ukraine. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine’s Yatsenyuk hobbled despite winning no-confidence vote (AFP)
    Feb17

    Ukraine’s Yatsenyuk hobbled despite winning no-confidence vote (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s pro-Western government has been left politically weakened and under even fiercer pressure from foreign allies to pursue reforms needed for the release of vital aid despite narrowly surviving a no-confidence vote. …read more Source: The West...

    Ex-PM Tymoshenko’s party quits Ukraine’s ruling coalition (AFP)
    Feb17

    Ex-PM Tymoshenko’s party quits Ukraine’s ruling coalition (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Former prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko’s party Wednesday quit Ukraine’s ruling pro-Western coalition after the government survived a no-confidence vote, accusing it of being a stooge of shadowy tycoons. …read more Source: The West...

    Vote of no confidence fails in Ukraine (AAP)
    Feb16

    Vote of no confidence fails in Ukraine (AAP)

    A motion of no confidence against the government has been rejected in the Ukraine parliament despite calls in the ruling coalition for a new cabinet. …read more Source: The West...

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