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Section: The Daily Star (Lebanon)

    Ukraine loses soldier in sudden upsurge in violence
    Oct27

    Ukraine loses soldier in sudden upsurge in violence

    Ukraine said Tuesday one of its soldiers had died in a mortar fire exchange with pro-Russian insurgents near the shelled-out remains of an airport in the rebels’ de facto capital Donetsk …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine ex-adviser wins EU court case against sanctions
    Oct26

    Ukraine ex-adviser wins EU court case against sanctions

    A former adviser to ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich scored a legal victory over the European Union Monday when an EU court ruled that the bloc had been wrong to freeze his assets …read more Source: The Daily...

    May the police force be with you: Chewbacca arrested at Ukraine polls
    Oct26

    May the police force be with you: Chewbacca arrested at Ukraine polls

    A man dressed as Star Wars character Chewbacca was detained and fined for disobeying police during local polls in Ukraine Sunday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine rebels says MSF banned for ‘espionage’
    Oct25

    Ukraine rebels says MSF banned for ‘espionage’

    Pro-Russian insurgents in Ukraine’s eastern separatist Donetsk region said Sunday they had banned Doctors Without Borders (MSF) from working in the area for alleged espionage activity and other crimes. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Decisive Ukraine vote marred by cancelled vote in key port
    Oct25

    Decisive Ukraine vote marred by cancelled vote in key port

    Western-backed Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s fragile ruling coalition faced a major survival test Sunday in local elections that were instantly marred as voting was cancelled in the strategic port of Mariupol …read more Source: The Daily...

    Merkel says wants good economic ties with Ukraine, Russia
    Oct23

    Merkel says wants good economic ties with Ukraine, Russia

    (Adds background) German Chancellor Angela Merkel said a European Union free trade agreement with Ukraine is not directed against Russia and that Berlin wants good economic ties with both Ukraine and Russia …read more Source: The Daily...

    Poroshenko faces judgement day as Ukraine votes without rebel east
    Oct23

    Poroshenko faces judgement day as Ukraine votes without rebel east

    Pro-Western President Petro Poroshenko faces a stern test of his unpopular belt-tightening measures and stuttering anti-corruption drive when Ukraine votes in local elections Sunday that exclude the pro-Russian separatist east …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine sees signs that truce can endure
    Oct23

    Ukraine sees signs that truce can endure

    As Vladimir Putin’s bombing campaign in Syria enters a fourth week, Ukrainian officials are increasingly hopeful the country’s cease-fire with pro-Russian separatists will lead to a lasting peace. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine, pro-Russia rebels begin Donetsk arms withdrawal
    Oct20

    Ukraine, pro-Russia rebels begin Donetsk arms withdrawal

    Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian insurgents said Tuesday they had begun withdrawing tanks and smaller weapons from the frontline splitting the devastated Donetsk region in the ex-Soviet state’s eastern war zone …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ousted president Yanukovych sues Ukraine in European court
    Oct19

    Ousted president Yanukovych sues Ukraine in European court

    A law firm representing former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych says he is suing Ukraine for violating his human rights. Yanukovych fled to Russia in February 2014 following months of anti-government protests …read more Source: The Daily...

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