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    German FM: Russia’s return to G-8 depends on Ukraine deal
    Apr13

    German FM: Russia’s return to G-8 depends on Ukraine deal

    BERLIN (AP) ” Germany’s foreign minister says Russia’s return to the top diplomatic table depends on the success of a peace initiative for Ukraine.Russia lost its membership in the Group of Eight major economies last year over its… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine ceasefire under pressure ahead of key four-way talks (AFP)
    Apr13

    Ukraine ceasefire under pressure ahead of key four-way talks (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Surging fighting around hotspots in separatist-held east Ukraine put fresh pressure on a shaky ceasefire under review at talks on Monday between the French, German, Russian and Ukrainian foreign ministers. …read more Source: The West...

    Fighting picks up in war-torn eastern Ukraine
    Apr13

    Fighting picks up in war-torn eastern Ukraine

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) ” Observers says fighting has picked up in eastern Ukraine, after more than a month of relative calm.The military conflict between Russia-backed rebels and government forces has killed more than 6,000 but has… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    China, Russia and eastern Europe boost defence spending (AFP)
    Apr13

    China, Russia and eastern Europe boost defence spending (AFP)

    Stockholm (AFP) – Military spending increased sharply in 2014 in China and Russia and the Ukraine conflict prompted eastern European countries to boost their defence programmes, according to a study by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) released Monday. …read more Source: The West...

    Germany calls on Russia Ukraine to move to next phase of peace deal
    Apr13

    Germany calls on Russia Ukraine to move to next phase of peace deal

    Frankfurt (AFP) – German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has called on Russia and Ukraine to set in motion the next phase of the shaky Minsk peace accords aimed at stopping the fighting in … …read more Source: Big News...

    Germany calls on Russia, Ukraine to move to next phase of peace deal (AFP)
    Apr13

    Germany calls on Russia, Ukraine to move to next phase of peace deal (AFP)

    Frankfurt (AFP) – German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has called on Russia and Ukraine to set in motion the next phase of the shaky Minsk peace accords aimed at stopping the fighting in east Ukraine, ahead of talks about their implementation in Berlin on Monday. …read more Source: The West...

    Chechen commander in Ukraine drawn into Russian intrigue
    Apr12

    Chechen commander in Ukraine drawn into Russian intrigue

    LYSYCHANSK, Ukraine (AP) ” From a dimly lit room at his base in eastern Ukraine, the commander of a battalion of Chechens fighting Russia-backed rebels looked shaken as TV broadcast news of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov’s… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia supplying weapons, troops to Ukraine separatists: report (AFP)
    Apr12

    Russia supplying weapons, troops to Ukraine separatists: report (AFP)

    Frankfurt (AFP) – NATO believes that Russia has supplied more troops and weapons to pro-Russian separatists in east Ukraine, a German newspaper reported on Sunday. …read more Source: The West...

    Pro-Russians blast destruction of Soviet statues in Ukraine (AFP)
    Apr11

    Pro-Russians blast destruction of Soviet statues in Ukraine (AFP)

    Kharkiv (Ukraine) (AFP) – Masked men toppled Soviet-era statues in night raids in Ukraine’s second city Saturday, as moves to erase fraught symbols of the past widen the country’s divide. …read more Source: The West...

    Soviet-era statues smashed as Ukraine likens Russia to Nazis (AFP)
    Apr11

    Soviet-era statues smashed as Ukraine likens Russia to Nazis (AFP)

    Kharkiv (Ukraine) (AFP) – Masked men smashed communist-era monuments in Ukraine’s second city overnight Friday after the country’s pro-Western parliament voted to purge the nation of Soviet symbols and its head of state compared today’s Russia to Nazi Germany. …read more Source: The West...

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