: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Australia and New Zealand

    Ukraine truce talks make no breakthrough in Minsk (AFP)
    May22

    Ukraine truce talks make no breakthrough in Minsk (AFP)

    Minsk (AFP) – A top pro-Russian rebel said on Friday that a new round of Ukraine crisis talks had resulted in no breakthrough but would continue in the coming weeks. …read more Source: The West...

    ‘War crimes’ rampant in Ukraine: Amnesty (AFP)
    May22

    ‘War crimes’ rampant in Ukraine: Amnesty (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Amnesty International on Friday accused Ukrainian forces of torture and pro-Russian rebels of even more serious war crimes such as summary executions committed both before and after a February truce deal. …read more Source: The West...

    Kremlin seeking to free Russians held by Kiev (AFP)
    May22

    Kremlin seeking to free Russians held by Kiev (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman said Friday the Kremlin was doing all it could to secure the release of two men that Ukraine says are captured Russian soldiers. …read more Source: The West...

    EU Ukraine Sign $2 Billion Loan Deal At Eastern Summit
    May22

    EU Ukraine Sign $2 Billion Loan Deal At Eastern Summit

    RIGA — The European Union and Ukraine have signed a 1.8 billion euro ($2 billion) loan deal to help revive Ukraine’s ailing economy. Officials signed the agreement May 22 at a summit of leaders of … …read more Source: Big News...

    Hollande Says Russia And Rebels Need To Be Pressured To Respect Truce
    May22

    Hollande Says Russia And Rebels Need To Be Pressured To Respect Truce

    French President Francois Hollande has said that pressure needed to be applied on Russia and pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine to respect a cease-fire he helped broker in February. “What is clear is … …read more Source: Big News...

    Kremlin Trying To Free Russians Held By Kyiv
    May22

    Kremlin Trying To Free Russians Held By Kyiv

    Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on May 22 that Russia is “taking the necessary steps” to free two of its nationals captured by Ukrainian forces in the east of the country. The two men were … …read more Source: Big News...

    Kremlin spokesman: Russia wants to free 2 held in Ukraine
    May22

    Kremlin spokesman: Russia wants to free 2 held in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman says Moscow is making efforts toward the release of two Russians held in Ukraine, but has declined comment on claims that they are soldiers.In video published Friday by… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Endangered antelope dying off in vast numbers in Kazakhstan
    May22

    Endangered antelope dying off in vast numbers in Kazakhstan

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Authorities in Kazakhstan says around one-third of the endangered saiga antelope population in this Central Asian nation has mysteriously died off in the last few days.Kazakhstan’s agriculture ministry said… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine shelves military agreements with Russia
    May22

    Ukraine shelves military agreements with Russia

    <br>A Russian army tank appears in Moscow on May 9 to commemorate the Russian victory over the Nazis 70 years ago. The decision by the Ukrainian Parliament to suspend five military agreements … …read more Source: Big News...

    Amnesty says torture of Ukraine war prisoners is rife
    May22

    Amnesty says torture of Ukraine war prisoners is rife

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Amnesty International says both warring sides in eastern Ukraine are almost daily perpetrating war crimes, including torture and summary killings of prisoners.In a new report, the rights group said Friday it… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Page 320 of 762

    Pin It on Pinterest