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    Ukrainian army cadets on parade  in pictures
    Nov15

    Ukrainian army cadets on parade in pictures

    Around 100 Ukrainian cadets took part in an oath-taking ceremony and a prayer service at the Pechersk Lavra monastery in Kiev. Ten were from the anti-terrorist operational area where government forces are currently fighting against pro-Russian forces … …read more Source: The...

    The Guardian view on subversion in Ukraine and its impact on the international system | Editorial
    Nov15

    The Guardian view on subversion in Ukraine and its impact on the international system | Editorial

    As the G20 meets in Australia, the collateral damage from the Ukraine crisis affects both trade and nuclear weapons securityThe poison injected into international life by Russias intervention in Ukraine spreads apace. When Russia joined the G8 and the G20 in the late 90s, the idea was to integrate Moscow into the collaborative systems linking...

    G20: EU leaders to meet with Barack Obama to discuss crisis in Ukraine
    Nov15

    G20: EU leaders to meet with Barack Obama to discuss crisis in Ukraine

    Further sanctions against Russia to be considered during meeting of five European leaders and US president on sidelines of G20 summit in Australia The five EU leaders present at the G20 will meet with US president Barack Obama tomorrow to discuss the escalating conflict in Ukraine a session that may prove critical to deciding whether a further...

    Warship envy as world leaders try to find their place in G20 pecking order
    Nov14

    Warship envy as world leaders try to find their place in G20 pecking order

    Cameron and Abbott try to prove their toughness to home audiences but they arent threatening PutinPut 20 world leaders in the same city and the one thing you can guarantee is warship envy.At this weeks G20 summit in Brisbane, Australias prime minister, Tony Abbott promised to shirt-front Vladimir Putin over the shooting down of the Malaysia...

    Putin says Russia prepared for oil price collapse as more sanctions threatened
    Nov14

    Putin says Russia prepared for oil price collapse as more sanctions threatened

    At G20 summit, Russian president says he regards sanctions over Ukraine as pointless, illegal and likely to harm world tradeVladimir Putin has admitted for the first time that he is prepared for his country to face a catastrophic slump in oil prices, as David Cameron said Europe would have no choice but to step up sanctions if the Russian...

    Ukraine has ignored the far right for too long  it must wake up to the danger | Volodymyr Ishchenko
    Nov13

    Ukraine has ignored the far right for too long it must wake up to the danger | Volodymyr Ishchenko

    The indifference of officials and mainstream opinion to the election of far-right MPs is hugely worryingPro-Russian supporters use the term fascist junta to criticise the Ukrainian government. This wording is not only obviously wrong from an understanding of the words fascism and junta, but has also been detrimental to peace in Ukraine by...

    Life in Donetsk: ‘Winter will be the ultimate test’
    Nov13

    Life in Donetsk: ‘Winter will be the ultimate test’

    While cafes in the centre still serve oysters, residents in the suburbs are desperate for basic supplies. Zinaida Burskaya reports Read the original in RussianIt seems like a lifetime ago that Donetsk was the principal city of the Donbass region in eastern Ukraine. Now the capital of the self-proclaimed Donetsk Peoples Republic, there is little...

    Ukraine-Russian border ‘completely wide open’, warns NATO commander – video
    Nov13

    Ukraine-Russian border ‘completely wide open’, warns NATO commander – video

    Nato’s chief military commander says the international border between Ukraine and Russia is ‘completely porous’, with Russian-backed troops, money and weaponry flowing freely between the two countries. Philip Breedlove, the US general who is supreme allied commander in Europe, says Russian-backed forces are being sent into...

    Russian tanks and troops crossing into Ukraine, says Nato commander
    Nov12

    Russian tanks and troops crossing into Ukraine, says Nato commander

    General Philip Breedlove warns of renewed war as border between two countries becomes completely porousNatos chief military commander has said that columns of Russian tanks, artillery and troops have been spotted crossing the border into Ukraine over the last two days, amid fears of a renewal of all-out conflict in the war-torn east of the...

    Shakhtars Darijo Srna buys 20 tonnes of tangerines for children of Ukraine
    Nov12

    Shakhtars Darijo Srna buys 20 tonnes of tangerines for children of Ukraine

    Shakhtar captain sends lorries of fruit to Donetsk Wants to lift childrens spirits during Ukraine crisis This is just a small gift, I want to pay them back Nato report sightings of Russian tanks and troopsShakhtar Donetsks Croatia midfielder and club captain Darijo Srna has bought 20 tonnes of tangerines for children in Ukraine, the Croatian...

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