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    Leading Merkel ally urges sanctions against Russia over Syria
    Nov28

    Leading Merkel ally urges sanctions against Russia over Syria

    The head of Germany’s foreign affairs committee, an ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel, called Monday for Berlin to impose sanctions on Russia because of its supporting role in the war in Syria. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine’s Yanukovich blames radicals for bloodshed at Maidan protests
    Nov28

    Ukraine’s Yanukovich blames radicals for bloodshed at Maidan protests

    Ukraine’s former president Viktor Yanukovich Monday blamed armed nationalist radicals for fomenting violence in the 2014 Maidan protests that led to scores of protesters being killed and ultimately prompted him to flee into exile. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Norway resumes high-level trade talks with Russia after two-year break
    Nov28

    Norway resumes high-level trade talks with Russia after two-year break

    Norway has resumed high-level talks with Russia on trade and economic cooperation that were broken off after Moscow annexed Crimea in 2014, the Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries said in a statement Monday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Saakashvili urges Ukrainians to rise up against government
    Nov27

    Saakashvili urges Ukrainians to rise up against government

    Some 2,000 people gathered in central Kiev on Sunday to support a call by ex-regional governor Mikheil Saakashvili – also a former president of Georgia – to rise up against the Ukrainian government. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Czech aid group says evicted from eastern Ukraine’s Doneck by separatists
    Nov27

    Czech aid group says evicted from eastern Ukraine’s Doneck by separatists

    Czech humanitarian organization Clovek v Tisni (People in Need, PIN) has been banned from the Doneck area in eastern Ukraine by separatist authorities, the aid group said in a statement. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine’s missile test plans near Crimea heat up row with Russia
    Nov26

    Ukraine’s missile test plans near Crimea heat up row with Russia

    Moscow protested against Ukraine’s plans to carry out missile tests near Crimea, which Russia annexed in 2014 following the toppling of a pro-Russian Ukrainian president, raising the temperature in the dispute between the two countries. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Spain issues arrest warrant for Ukraine oligarch
    Nov25

    Spain issues arrest warrant for Ukraine oligarch

    Spanish police have announced an international arrest warrant against a powerful Ukrainian oligarch, identified by media Friday as controversial gas magnate Dmytro Firtash. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia detains former Navy official in Crimea for spying for Ukraine – Interfax
    Nov24

    Russia detains former Navy official in Crimea for spying for Ukraine – Interfax

    Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) has detained a former Russian navy official in Crimea who is accused of spying for the Ukrainian military, Interfax news agency cited the FSB as saying on Thursday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Putin says Ukraine’s detention of Russian soldiers is ‘perfidy’
    Nov23

    Putin says Ukraine’s detention of Russian soldiers is ‘perfidy’

    The detention this week of two Russian servicemen near the border with Ukraine was an act of “perfidy” by the Kiev authorities, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Germany says aiming for new Ukraine talks in Minsk next Tuesday
    Nov23

    Germany says aiming for new Ukraine talks in Minsk next Tuesday

    Germany’s foreign minister said Wednesday that he and his French counterpart had invited the foreign ministers of Russia and Ukraine to meet in Minsk next week in another push to revive peace talks on the crisis in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The Daily...

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