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    Russian volunteers likely to fight in Syria: lawmaker
    Oct05

    Russian volunteers likely to fight in Syria: lawmaker

    Russian volunteers who have honed their combat skills in Ukraine are likely to travel to Syria to fight alongside the forces of President Bashar Assad, Admiral Vladimir Komoyedov, the head of the Russian parliament’s defence committee, said Monday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine starts light weapons withdrawal in east
    Oct05

    Ukraine starts light weapons withdrawal in east

    Ukraine has started withdrawing tanks and light artillery from the front line in the eastern region of Luhansk in accordance with a recent agreement with pro-Russian separatists, the Ukrainian military said Monday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Pro-Moscow separatists say begin tank withdrawal in east Ukraine
    Oct03

    Pro-Moscow separatists say begin tank withdrawal in east Ukraine

    Pro-Moscow rebels announced Saturday they had begun withdrawing tanks from the line of contact with government forces following key peace talks in Paris the day before. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Merkel says there is no link between Syria and Ukraine crises
    Oct02

    Merkel says there is no link between Syria and Ukraine crises

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that western countries would not make concessions to Russia in the Ukraine crisis in order to win its support for a political solution in Syria, saying the two crises had nothing to do with each other. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Leaders meet to consolidate Ukraine’s fragile peace
    Oct02

    Leaders meet to consolidate Ukraine’s fragile peace

    The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine meet in Paris Friday to consolidate a fragile peace in Ukraine, as the conflict is overshadowed by President Vladimir Putin’s dramatic intervention in Syria’s war …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine peace talks in Paris overshadowed by Syria conflict
    Oct02

    Ukraine peace talks in Paris overshadowed by Syria conflict

    The leaders of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine meet in Paris Friday to consolidate a fragile peace in Ukraine, as Moscow — now heavily engaged in the Syria conflict — eyes relief from biting sanctions. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine to pull out small-caliber weapons from war-torn east
    Oct01

    Ukraine to pull out small-caliber weapons from war-torn east

    Ukrainian government forces will pull out small-caliber weapons from the war-torn east in two days’ time if the cease-fire holds, the defense minister said Thursday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine, rebels give initial backing to small arms withdrawal
    Sep30

    Ukraine, rebels give initial backing to small arms withdrawal

    Kiev said Wednesday it had struck an initial agreement with pro-Russian insurgents to withdraw smaller weapons from the buffer zone splitting eastern rebel lands from the rest of Ukraine …read more Source: The Daily...

    Obama, Kazakhstan’s Nazarbayev discuss non-proliferation, Ukraine -White House
    Sep29

    Obama, Kazakhstan’s Nazarbayev discuss non-proliferation, Ukraine -White House

    U.S. President Barack Obama and Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev discussed nuclear non-proliferation. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Negotiators reach deal on weapons withdrawal in east Ukraine
    Sep29

    Negotiators reach deal on weapons withdrawal in east Ukraine

    Representatives of Russia, Ukraine and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe have reached a long-awaited agreement on the withdrawal of weapons of less than 100 mm caliber from the frontline in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The Daily...

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