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    Protesters clash with police outside Ukraine parliament (AFP)
    Aug31

    Protesters clash with police outside Ukraine parliament (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Protesters clashed with police outside the Ukrainian parliament on Monday as lawmakers backed the first reading of draft reforms giving greater powers to the pro-Russian separatist east. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine MPs back reform giving more autonomy to pro-Russia east (AFP)
    Aug31

    Ukraine MPs back reform giving more autonomy to pro-Russia east (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s parliament on Monday backed a first reading of draft constitutional reforms demanded by the West which grant greater autonomy to the eastern territories controlled by pro-Russian rebels. …read more Source: The West...

    France: Hollande, Merkel, Putin Back Truce Plan For Eastern Ukraine
    Aug31

    France: Hollande, Merkel, Putin Back Truce Plan For Eastern Ukraine

    The French Presidency says France, Germany, and Russia back plans for a complete cease-fire in eastern Ukraine from next week. Fighting between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed separatists h …read more Source: Big News...

    Hollande, Merkel, Putin Back Truce Plan For East Ukraine
    Aug31

    Hollande, Merkel, Putin Back Truce Plan For East Ukraine

    The French presidency says France, Germany, and Russia back plans for a complete cease-fire in eastern Ukraine from next week. Fighting between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed separatists has kill …read more Source: Big News...

    Jailed filmmaker inspires Ukraine with bestselling book (AFP)
    Aug30

    Jailed filmmaker inspires Ukraine with bestselling book (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukrainians are snapping up the autobiography of film director Oleg Sentsov, who was last week sentenced by Russia to 20 years in prison in a shock ruling that sparked global condemnation. …read more Source: The West...

    World leaders agree to hold new summit on Ukraine crisis
    Aug30

    World leaders agree to hold new summit on Ukraine crisis

    The leaders of France, Germany and Russia have discussed the Ukraine crisis over the phone and agreed to hold a new summit in the coming weeks. …read more Source:...

    Leaders discuss possible new Ukraine summit, France says
    Aug29

    Leaders discuss possible new Ukraine summit, France says

    BERLIN (AP) ” The leaders of France, Germany and Russia have spoken by phone and are exploring the possibility of a summit with Ukraine’s president about the conflict in the country’s east.French President Francois Hollande’s office… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine finance minister: Restructuring deal meets ‘all of its targets’
    Aug29

    Ukraine finance minister: Restructuring deal meets ‘all of its targets’

    KIEV, Ukraine — Ukraine Finance Minister Natalie Jaresko said Friday that the deal to restructure the country’s debt meets “all of its targets.” The Ukrainian government announced Thursday it had re …read more Source: Big News...

    Biden, Ukraine leader condemn attacks by pro-Russian forces
    Aug28

    Biden, Ukraine leader condemn attacks by pro-Russian forces

    WASHINGTON (AP) ” Vice President Joe Biden is criticizing pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine for threatening to take more territory and hold their own elections.Biden spoke to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko (por-oh-SHEHN’-koh)… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine asks Russia for lower gas prices for winter season
    Aug28

    Ukraine asks Russia for lower gas prices for winter season

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Emboldened by a deal with international creditors to write down part of its debt, Ukraine is asking Russia for lower gas prices for the winter season.Gas disputes between Russia and Ukraine have led to cut-offs of… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

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