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    Ukraine to launch ‘full clean-out’ of corrupt officials
    Oct10

    Ukraine to launch ‘full clean-out’ of corrupt officials

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine will soon begin mass firings of state officials who served under disgraced Moscow-backed leader Viktor Yanukovich and feathered their nests through corruption, the government said on Friday. …read more Source:...

    Russian sanctions could be eased soon if Ukraine progress made: U.S. adviser
    Oct10

    Russian sanctions could be eased soon if Ukraine progress made: U.S. adviser

    LONDON (Reuters) – Talks on easing sanctions against Russia imposed over the conflict in Ukraine could begin in the next few weeks, but more measures are possible if there is no progress over a ceasefire deal, the U.S. Deputy National Security Adviser said on Friday. …read more Source:...

    Dutch PM: unlikely investigators will get to MH17 crash site
    Oct10

    Dutch PM: unlikely investigators will get to MH17 crash site

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Friday it was increasingly unlikely Dutch investigators would be able to reach the Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash zone in eastern Ukraine due to fighting and the approach of winter. …read more Source:...

    Serbia backs jail terms for Serbs fighting in foreign conflicts
    Oct10

    Serbia backs jail terms for Serbs fighting in foreign conflicts

    BELGRADE (Reuters) – Serbia’s parliament approved on Friday jail terms of up to eight years for anyone found guilty of fighting in foreign wars, in an effort to dissuade citizens from joining conflicts in Syria, Ukraine and elsewhere. …read more Source:...

    Football fans jailed for Putin chant
    Oct10

    Football fans jailed for Putin chant

    A court in Minsk jails eight Ukrainian football fans after they sang an insulting song about Russian President Vladimir Putin at a match. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s moribund economy hurting many
    Oct10

    Ukraine’s moribund economy hurting many

    At a protest outside the Central Bank in Kyiv, with ordinary Ukrainians finding it punishingly difficult to pay for basic goods, they have been… …read more Source:...

    Steinmeier suggests drones for Ukraine border at OSCE
    Oct10

    Steinmeier suggests drones for Ukraine border at OSCE

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has tentatively suggested to the OSCE that France and Germany could provide unarmed drones to monitor Ukraine’s border with Russia, after talks with his Kyiv counterpart. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine poll foresees big election win for pro-Poroshenko bloc
    Oct10

    Ukraine poll foresees big election win for pro-Poroshenko bloc

    KIEV (Reuters) – A bloc supporting President Petro Poroshenko looks set to register a strong win in a parliamentary election in Ukraine overshadowed by the separatist conflict in the east, according to a poll published on Friday. …read more Source:...

    France-Russia warship deal in choppy waters amid sanctions against Putin
    Oct10

    France-Russia warship deal in choppy waters amid sanctions against Putin

    Francois Hollande reluctant to renege on controversial 1.2bn contract signed with French shipyard before conflict in UkraineAt the shipyard in Saint Nazaire the superstructure sticks out like a sore thumb, a great tower surrounded by cranes and lifting devices that signal to the town that the helicopter carrier is moored here, in the oily waters...

    Families of MH17 victims to seek damages from Dutch state: lawyer
    Oct10

    Families of MH17 victims to seek damages from Dutch state: lawyer

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch relatives of victims of Malaysia Airlines MH17, downed over Ukraine in July, will hold the Dutch government liable for damages for its handling of the aftermath of the crash, a lawyer representing families said on Friday. …read more Source:...

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