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    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 26 Jan 2015
    Jan26

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 26 Jan 2015

    GREECE: ELECION WIN FOR FAR-LEFT SYRIZAThe radical far-left party Syriza has won power in Greece, with just two seats short of a full majority. The Guardian says it sets the country on a “collision course” with the EU in a “volatile new era” for European politics. The victory marked Greek voters rejecting tax rises and spending cuts imposed by...

    International concern grows after fighting in Ukraine escalates
    Jan26

    International concern grows after fighting in Ukraine escalates

    Diplomatic pressure is being brought to bear on both sides in Ukraine’s conflict after the weekend saw some of the worst fighting in recent… …read more Source:...

    UN Security Council, OSCE to discuss escalating violence in Ukraine
    Jan26

    UN Security Council, OSCE to discuss escalating violence in Ukraine

    Diplomatic efforts are continuing in an attempt to end the bloodshed in eastern Ukraine. A quick breakthrough is not expected, with both sides blaming each other for the deadly shelling of Mariupol over the weekend. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine president: phone calls prove rebels attacked Mariupol
    Jan26

    Ukraine president: phone calls prove rebels attacked Mariupol

    Petro Poroshenko says intercepted radio conversations prove that Russia-backed separatists were responsible for attack that killed 30 …read more Source: The...

    US blames Russia after rocket attacks in Ukraine kill at least 30
    Jan26

    US blames Russia after rocket attacks in Ukraine kill at least 30

    The US placed the blame for recent violence in the Ukraine firmly on Russia on Sunday, hours after British efforts to agree a UN Security Council statement condemning the rebel forces were halted by a Russian veto. …read more Source: The...

    Obama condemns ‘Russian backing’ of Ukraine rebels
    Jan26

    Obama condemns ‘Russian backing’ of Ukraine rebels

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    Merkel phones Putin over Ukraine violence
    Jan25

    Merkel phones Putin over Ukraine violence

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged her Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in a phone call on Sunday to “put pressure” on Ukraine’s pro-Kremlin separatists to end a recent upsurge in violence. …read more Source: The Local...

    Ukraine rebels launch new assaults after Mariupol bloodbath
    Jan25

    Ukraine rebels launch new assaults after Mariupol bloodbath

    Residents of town hit by Grad missiles on Saturday mourn their dead …read more Source: The...

    US may increase pressure on Russia over Ukraine issue
    Jan25

    US may increase pressure on Russia over Ukraine issue

    US President Barack Obama blamed Russia on Sunday for the fighting that has recently intensified between government troops and separatists in eastern… …read more Source:...

    EU calls crisis meeting on Ukraine
    Jan25

    EU calls crisis meeting on Ukraine

    Foreign ministers from the European Union’s 28 member states are to come to Brussels for crisis talks on Thursday (29 January) after pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine opened a new front of fighting in south-eastern Ukraine, killing 30 civilians in the town of Mariupol. Federica Mogherini, the EU’s foreign policy chief, called the...

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