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    Exiled former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev
    Mar23

    Exiled former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev

    A former Russian lawmaker and key witness in a treason case against Ukraine’s ousted leader Viktor Yanukovich was shot dead in broad daylight outside a hotel in central Kiev on Thursday, police said. …read more Source: France...

    Russia’s Lavrov announces new Ukraine ceasefire
    Feb18

    Russia’s Lavrov announces new Ukraine ceasefire

    Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine agreed on Saturday to use their influence to implement a ceasefire and the withdrawal of heavy weapons from Monday in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: France...

    Surge in Ukraine violence could end peace deal, lead to ‘humanitarian disaster’
    Feb04

    Surge in Ukraine violence could end peace deal, lead to ‘humanitarian disaster’

    Clashes between Ukrainian forces and Moscow-backed rebels left seven more people dead in Ukraine on Friday, in escalating violence that European monitors say could lead to a humanitarian disaster. …read more Source: France...

    US condemns ‘aggressive’ Russia as Ukraine fighting continues
    Feb03

    US condemns ‘aggressive’ Russia as Ukraine fighting continues

    U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley condemned Russia’s “aggressive actions” in eastern Ukraine on Thursday and warned Moscow that U.S. sanctions imposed after its annexation of Crimea will remain until the peninsula is returned to Ukraine. …read more Source: France...

    US condemns ‘aggressive’ Russia as Ukraine fighting continues
    Feb03

    US condemns ‘aggressive’ Russia as Ukraine fighting continues

    U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley condemned Russia’s “aggressive actions” in eastern Ukraine on Thursday and warned Moscow that U.S. sanctions imposed after its annexation of Crimea will remain until the peninsula is returned to Ukraine. …read more Source: France...

    Fighting rages in east Ukraine for third day
    Feb01

    Fighting rages in east Ukraine for third day

    Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed rebels were on Tuesday locked in fighting for a third straight day at a flashpoint town that left thousands shivering without power and sparked renewed EU concern about security in its backyard. …read more Source: France...

    Ukraine files terrorism case against Russia at UN court
    Jan17

    Ukraine files terrorism case against Russia at UN court

    Ukraine has filed a case at the UN’s top court accusing Russia of sponsoring “terrorism” and demanding Moscow pay damages for the shelling of civilians and the downing of flight MH17, the court said Tuesday. …read more Source: France...

    In newly retaken town, Ukrainian troops try to win local support
    Jan12

    In newly retaken town, Ukrainian troops try to win local support

    In eastern Ukraine, the de facto border separating the government-controlled west from the separatist-held east has barely moved in two years of conflict. But that doesn’t mean that the battle between Kiev and the pro-Russian rebels isn’t continuing. Just last month, government forces nudged slightly ahead to retake the frontline town...

    Giant safety dome to block radiation from Chernobyl site
    Nov29

    Giant safety dome to block radiation from Chernobyl site

    In a vast exclusion zone in northern Ukraine, the world’s largest land-based moving structure has been slid over the Chernobyl nuclear disaster site to stop deadly radiation spewing from the stricken reactor for the next 100 years. …read more Source: France...

    Moscow dismisses ‘biased and politically motivated’ MH17 inquiry
    Sep28

    Moscow dismisses ‘biased and politically motivated’ MH17 inquiry

    Russia on Wednesday flatly dismissed a report from international prosecutors which concluded that Malaysian airliner MH17 had been downed by a Russian-made missile launched from a Ukrainian village held by pro-Russian rebels in 2014. …read more Source: France...

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