: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Australia and New Zealand

    Ordinary Russians secret to Putin survival
    Dec19

    Ordinary Russians secret to Putin survival

    All politicians like to have props, and in Vladimir Putin’s case, some are taken from the box marked Macho and others from the box marked Mother Russia.He has ridden a Harley-Davidson in Crimea, flown into war-ravaged Chechnya in… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Five Ukrainian soldiers killed ahead of peace talks (AFP)
    Dec19

    Five Ukrainian soldiers killed ahead of peace talks (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s forces on Friday reported the death of five soldiers in the first bloody day of clashes with pro-Russian insurgents in the separatist east in more than week. …read more Source: The West...

    New US sanctions law could undermine relations with Russia: Lavrov (AFP)
    Dec19

    New US sanctions law could undermine relations with Russia: Lavrov (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – New US legislation authorising sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine crisis could undermine relations between Moscow and Washington for a long time, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was quoted as saying on Friday. …read more Source: The West...

    No new sanctions for Russia – Obama
    Dec19

    No new sanctions for Russia – Obama

    US President Barack Obama says he isn’t about to impose new sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...

    Obama Signs Ukraine Aid Bill Wont Immediately Impose Russia Sanctions
    Dec19

    Obama Signs Ukraine Aid Bill Wont Immediately Impose Russia Sanctions

    U.S. President Barack Obama signed a bill authorizing new sanctions against Russia on December 18 but said that he would not impose them “at this time.” The Ukraine Freedom Support Act authorizes — … …read more Source: Big News...

    EU leaders press Russia, urge new investment (AFP)
    Dec19

    EU leaders press Russia, urge new investment (AFP)

    Brussels (AFP) – European Union leaders urged Vladimir Putin to make a “radical change” in his stance on Ukraine Thursday as they boosted sanctions against Crimea despite fears of economic blowback from Russia’s spiralling financial crisis. …read more Source: The West...

    EU Adopts New Crimea Sanctions As Summit Weighs Crisis
    Dec18

    EU Adopts New Crimea Sanctions As Summit Weighs Crisis

    The European Union on December 18 agreed to new sanctions against Moscow-annexed Crimea as EU leaders prepared to discuss a “tough and responsible” strategy toward Russia following its involvement in … …read more Source: Big News...

    FACT CHECK: Putin on the ruble collapse, Ukraine
    Dec18

    FACT CHECK: Putin on the ruble collapse, Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A fact-checking look at some of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s statements on the ruble collapse and the Ukrainian crisis from his annual news conference Thursday:___ON THE RUSSIAN ECONOMY:PUTIN: “We will rely… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    EU approves new sanctions as summit weighs Russia crisis (AFP)
    Dec18

    EU approves new sanctions as summit weighs Russia crisis (AFP)

    Brussels (AFP) – The EU agreed new sanctions against Russian-annexed Crimea Thursday to show resolve against Moscow as European leaders prepared to discuss Russia’s spiralling financial crisis amid fears of the impact on their economies. …read more Source: The West...

    Putin promises economic recovery, digs in on Ukraine (AFP)
    Dec18

    Putin promises economic recovery, digs in on Ukraine (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – President Vladimir Putin on Thursday tried to quell fears of economic collapse and vowed rapid recovery from the worst financial crisis of his rule but stressed that his position on Ukraine has not shifted. …read more Source: The West...

    Page 496 of 733

    Pin It on Pinterest