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Kremlin critic Voronenkov killed in Kyiv
Mar23

Kremlin critic Voronenkov killed in Kyiv

Russian opposition politician Denis Voronenkov has been shot dead in Kyiv. He was a key witness in a case against former Ukrainian Prime Minister Viktor Yanukovych. …read more Source: Deutsche...

Opinion: Kyiv risks divided Ukraine
Mar18

Opinion: Kyiv risks divided Ukraine

As tempers flare in Ukraine, it is Kyiv – of all actors – that is actually undermining national unity. The Poroshenko administration’s blockade of occupied Donbass could lead to the demise of the east, says Bernd Johann. …read more Source: Deutsche...

US ‘condemns Russian occupation of Crimea’
Mar17

US ‘condemns Russian occupation of Crimea’

The US has accused Russia of implementing a policy of repression on the Crimean peninsula and called for the occupation to end. But three years after the annexation of Crimea, signs of Russia’s withdrawal remain elusive. …read more Source: Deutsche...

Ukraine orders blockade on rebel-held east
Mar15

Ukraine orders blockade on rebel-held east

Ukraine has imposed a transport blockade on rebel-controlled territory after separatists seized industrial assets. The move is a dangerous escalation in the three year conflict. …read more Source: Deutsche...

State security arrests armed activists in eastern Ukraine
Mar14

State security arrests armed activists in eastern Ukraine

Both sides of the conflict had agreed that the activists’ blockade threatened power supplies in the region. A group of opposition lawmakers and nationalists accused the separatists of funding illegal activitities. …read more Source: Deutsche...

Opinion: Russia makes smart move for Eurovision
Mar13

Opinion: Russia makes smart move for Eurovision

A wheelchair-bound singer is Russia’s Eurovision contestant in Kyiv. Ukraine should welcome her, writes Andreas Brenner. …read more Source: Deutsche...

Germany warns Ukraine over graft
Mar03

Germany warns Ukraine over graft

Germany’s foreign minister has told Ukrainian lawmakers fighting graft will undermine Russian aggression. The comments came as authorities open a probe into Ukraine’s tax boss. …read more Source: Deutsche...

Sweden to introduce military draft for men and women
Mar03

Sweden to introduce military draft for men and women

The Swedish government has decided to reinstate military conscription over fresh security fears, triggered by Russian actions in Ukraine. The conscription would apply to both men and women in the Scandinavian country. …read more Source: Deutsche...

Separatist rebels seize factories and mines in eastern Ukraine
Mar01

Separatist rebels seize factories and mines in eastern Ukraine

Rebels in eastern Ukraine have seized control of 40 factories and coal mines. They also took over a major aid distribution center. …read more Source: Deutsche...

Clashes over blockade of coal from eastern Ukraine
Feb20

Clashes over blockade of coal from eastern Ukraine

Seven people have been arrested during a protest to support a blockade of coal from Russian-backed rebels in the east. Ukraine’s leaders say the obstruction, which started in late January, could lead to more power cuts. …read more Source: Deutsche...

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