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    OSCE warns of ‘massive upsurge in violence’ in Ukraine
    Dec22

    OSCE warns of ‘massive upsurge in violence’ in Ukraine

    A top monitor for the conflict in Ukraine warned Thursday that a “massive upsurge in violence” has pushed fighting between Kiev’s forces and pro-Russian rebels to levels not seen in months. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia criticizes Dutch over US tanks, Crimean treasure
    Dec21

    Russia criticizes Dutch over US tanks, Crimean treasure

    Russia criticized the Netherlands Wednesday for allowing the United States to begin stocking tanks there, and for a court ruling that ordered Crimean treasures on loan to a Dutch museum to be returned to Ukraine rather than Russia. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia says new US sanctions are hostile acts, promises response
    Dec20

    Russia says new US sanctions are hostile acts, promises response

    New U.S. sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine conflict are hostile acts by the outgoing Obama administration and Russia will expand its sanctions lists against the United States in response, Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov told TASS news agency. …read more Source: The Daily...

    NATO, Russia discuss air safety talks but differ on Ukraine
    Dec19

    NATO, Russia discuss air safety talks but differ on Ukraine

    NATO and Russia remain at loggerheads over Ukraine, the alliance’s top official said Monday, but have discussed a proposal to try to improve air safety over the Baltic Sea. …read more Source: The Daily...

    EU extends sanctions against Russia over Ukraine for six months
    Dec19

    EU extends sanctions against Russia over Ukraine for six months

    The European Union Monday extended for another six months economic sanctions against Russia over its intervention in Ukraine. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine nationalizes largest bank after stability concerns
    Dec19

    Ukraine nationalizes largest bank after stability concerns

    Ukraine is nationalizing its largest bank following concerns over its stability …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine says five troops killed in rebel east
    Dec18

    Ukraine says five troops killed in rebel east

    Ukraine said five of its troops were killed Sunday by pro-Russian insurgents in one of the worst clashes in the war-scarred ex-Soviet republic in months. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Dutch government approves draft law to ratify Ukraine pact
    Dec16

    Dutch government approves draft law to ratify Ukraine pact

    The Dutch government Friday approved a draft law needed to ratify the EU’s historic pact with Ukraine after reaching a compromise with Brussels following a referendum in which Dutch voters rejected the deal. …read more Source: The Daily...

    EU agrees to extend Russia sanctions until mid-2017
    Dec15

    EU agrees to extend Russia sanctions until mid-2017

    European Union leaders agreed on Thursday to extend the bloc’s main economic sanctions against Russia over the turmoil in Ukraine for six months until mid-2017, diplomats said. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russian leader Putin arrives in Japan for territorial talks
    Dec15

    Russian leader Putin arrives in Japan for territorial talks

    Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in Japan on Thursday for a two-day summit that marks his first official visit to a G-7 country since Russia’s 2014 annexation of Crimea. …read more Source: The Daily...

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